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Telefonica is a company providing broadband and telecommunications solutions. It offers mobile, landline, Internet, and television telecommunication services operating a number of brands, including Telefonica, Movistar, O2, and Vivo. The company serves both residential and corporate customers.

TypePublic
Founded1924
HQMadrid, ES
Websitetelefonica.com
Employee Ratings4

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Mar 2020)114,042(-2%)
Job Openings1,020
Revenue (FY, 2021)€39.3 B(-8%)
Share Price (Apr 2022)€4.7(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingFMore
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Key People/Management at Telefonica

Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete Lopez

Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete Lopez

Chairman & CEO, Telefónica
Marta Machicot

Marta Machicot

Chief People Officer (CPO), Telefónica
Guillermo Ansaldo

Guillermo Ansaldo

Director
Angel Vila

Angel Vila

Chief Operating Officer (COO), Telefónica
Laura Abasolo

Laura Abasolo

Chief Financial and Control Officer & Head of T. Hispam
Isidro Fainé Casas

Isidro Fainé Casas

Vice-Chairman
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Telefonica Office Locations

Telefonica has offices in Madrid, Buenos Aires, , Providencia and in 7 other locations
Madrid, ES (HQ)
Edificio Central - 2ª, Ronda de la Comunicación
Madrid, ES
Planta 7, C/ Gran Vía, 28
Buenos Aires, AR
Av. Independencia 169
Providencia, CL
Av. Providencia 111
Bogotá, CO
Av Suba #114A-55 Bloque B Piso 1
Quito, EC
Av. Simón Bolívar
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Telefonica Financials and Metrics

Telefonica Revenue

Telefonica's revenue was reported to be €39.28 b in FY, 2021
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2021)

39.3b

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

38.9b

Net income (FY, 2021)

10.7b

EBITDA (FY, 2021)

23.0b

EBIT (FY, 2021)

14.6b

Market capitalization (27-Apr-2022)

26.8b

Closing stock price (27-Apr-2022)

4.7

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

8.6b

EV

58.3b
Telefonica's current market capitalization is €26.8 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

48.7b48.4b43.1b39.3b

Cost of goods sold

(13.1b)(12.5b)(12.6b)(12.3b)

Gross profit

37.2b37.9b31.2b38.9b

R&D expense

(947.0m)(886.0m)
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

12.0b12.1b11.9b11.4b10.3b10.5b10.3b10.0b9.3b

Cost of goods sold

(3.3b)(3.3b)(3.4b)(6.2b)6.2b(6.2b)6.2b

Gross profit

8.8b9.4b8.1b11.7b4.5b16.9b10.7b13.9b17.1b
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

5.7b6.0b5.6b8.6b

Accounts Receivable

8.0b8.2b5.8b6.4b

Prepaid Expenses

2.9b2.6b1.5b2.7b

Inventories

1.7b2.0b1.7b1.7b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

8.4b7.6b8.8b5.0b6.8b5.9b4.9b14.5b9.8b

Accounts Receivable

10.6b8.2b10.5b10.1b6.1b7.7b7.6b6.0b8.2b

Prepaid Expenses

1.6b3.3b1.6b1.3b2.1b1.1b949.0m2.2b1.4b

Inventories

1.6b1.7b2.3b1.6b1.5b2.1b1.5b1.5b2.1b
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Accounts Payable

(42.9b)(41.2b)(31.1b)(29.2b)
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Accounts Payable

(19.2b)(27.9b)(18.2b)(26.1b)
EURFY, 2018

EV/EBITDA

5.4 x

EV/EBIT

13.8 x

EV/CFO

6.7 x

Revenue/Employee

399.6k
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Telefonica Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Ace & Niu Consulting S.L.October 31, 2021
Cyberrange S.L.October 31, 2021
Telefónica Innovación Alpha, S.L.September 30, 2021
Telefónica Cybersecurity & Cloud Tech Deutschland GmbHAugust 31, 2021
Cancom Ireland LimitedJuly 31, 2021
Prosegur Soluciones S.A.U.July 31, 2021
Telefónica Tech Communication & Collaboration LimitedJuly 31, 2021
Telefónica Tech Northern Ireland Holdings LimitedJuly 31, 2021
Telefónica Tech Northern Ireland LimitedJuly 31, 2021
Telefónica Tech Ocean LimitedJuly 31, 2021
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Telefonica Revenue Breakdown

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Telefonica revenue breakdown by business segment: 100.0% from TELEPHONE COMPANIES DIVERSE

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Telefonica Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

F

54/100

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Telefonica Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Telefonica Online and Social Media Presence

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Telefonica Company Culture

  • CEO Rating

    D-

    60/100

  • Compensation

    D

    55/100

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Telefonica News and Updates

Global Telecommunications Artificial Intelligence of Things Markets Report 2022 Featuring AT&T, ChungHwa Telecom (CHT), & Telefonica

DUBLIN, April 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Artificial Intelligence of Things (AIoT) in Telecommunications Growth Opportunities" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. This report examines the strategic position of telecommunication service providers (TSPs) in...

Telefonica Signs $1.5 Billion Deal With DAZN for LaLiga Rights

Telefonica Signs $1.5 Billion Deal With DAZN for LaLiga Rights

Telefonica Targets 2,700 Jobs Cut in Spain in EU1.5 Billion Plan

Telefonica Targets 2,700 Jobs Cut in Spain in EU1.5 Billion Plan

Insights on the Managed & Professional Security Services Americas Market 2021 - Featuring AT&T, Digiware and Telefonica Tech Among Others

Dublin, Dec. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Americas Managed & Professional Security Services Market 2021: Frost Radar Report" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Environmental Footprint of Telecoms, 2021 Study with Case Studies from Telefonica, AT&T, Vodafone, & China Mobile

Dublin, Dec. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Telcos & the Green Equation - How Telcos are Contributing to the Climate Change?" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for PLUG, GOEV, SNDL, CNSP, and VIV. To see how InvestorsObserver's proprietary scoring system rates these stocks, view the InvestorsObserver's PriceWatch Alert by selecting the corresponding link....
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Telefonica Blogs

This is how Robots Conquer the Health Field

n terms of the use of robotics in the healthcare sector, this technology has changed the way patients and their health are treated in many ways. The post This is how Robots Conquer the Health Field  appeared first on Telefónica.

Telefónica develops the metaverse of the Rafa Nadal Academy by Movistar

• The project offers a 3D virtual space where, through Rafa Nadal's avatar, it is possible to get to know the facilities of the sports center and also opt for prize draws through different challenges. • Telefónica presented it today through its first press conference held entirely in the metaverse.…

Telefónica successfully issues a sustainable senior bond amounting to 1 billion euro

• The company will allocate the funds to both environmental projects -related to the transformation of networks and their impact on energy efficiency- and social projects, with the aim of promoting inclusive connectivity, entrepreneurship and employment generation. • Telefónica continues to proact…

Telefónica leads the financing round that Durcal closes for 8 million euros

• Telefónica, through Telefónica Ventures, has led Durcal's financing round. • The round has also had the participation of relevant investors such as Mangrove, KFund, Prosegur Tech Ventures, Aldea Ventures, Atresmedia, as well as Durcal's own CEO, Guillem Viladomat. • Durcal will use this investme…

The first website in history. A milestone that changed our lives.

Forty years have passed since Tim Berners-Lee took that small step for the Internet... But, in order to change our lives, this scientist had to build on previous Internet developments. The post The first website in history. A milestone that changed our lives. appeared first on Telefónica.

Telefónica Tech inaugurates its Digital Operations Center in the Global Innovation and Talent Hub

• The new Digital Operations Center (DOC) for cybersecurity and cloud will have a team of 200 highly qualified professionals with the capacity to provide services to Telefónica's customers around the world. • The space will enhance the global network of 11 operations centers that Telefónica Tech ha…
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Telefonica Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Telefonica founded?

    Telefonica was founded in 1924.

  • Who are Telefonica key executives?

    Telefonica's key executives are Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete Lopez, Marta Machicot and Guillermo Ansaldo.

  • How many employees does Telefonica have?

    Telefonica has 114,042 employees.

  • What is Telefonica revenue?

    Latest Telefonica annual revenue is €39.3 b.

  • What is Telefonica revenue per employee?

    Latest Telefonica revenue per employee is €344.4 k.

  • Who are Telefonica competitors?

    Competitors of Telefonica include Orange, Telenor and BT.

  • Where is Telefonica headquarters?

    Telefonica headquarters is located at Edificio Central - 2ª, Ronda de la Comunicación, Madrid.

  • Where are Telefonica offices?

    Telefonica has offices in Madrid, Buenos Aires, , Providencia and in 7 other locations.

  • How many offices does Telefonica have?

    Telefonica has 12 offices.