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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.


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TypePublic
Founded1924
HQMadrid, ES
Websitetelefonica.com
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2020)114,042(-2%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)€48.4 B
Share Price (Jan 2021)€3.8 (-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Telefonica

Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete Lopez

Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete Lopez

Chairman & CEO, Telefónica
Laura Abasolo

Laura Abasolo

Chief Finance and Control Officer (CFCO), Telefónica
Chema Alonso

Chema Alonso

Chief Digital Consumer Office, Telefónica
Marta Machicot

Marta Machicot

Chief People Officer (CPO), Telefónica
Guillermo Ansaldo

Guillermo Ansaldo

CEO Telefónica Infra, Telefónica
Angel Vila

Angel Vila

Chief Operating Officer (COO), Telefónica
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Telefonica Office Locations

Telefonica has offices in Madrid, Buenos Aires, São Paulo, Providencia and in 8 other locations
Madrid, ES (HQ)
Edificio Central - 2ª, Ronda de la Comunicación
Madrid, ES
Gran Vía 28, 7ª planta
Buenos Aires, AR
Av. Independencia 169
São Paulo, BR
Av. Engenheiro Luís Carlos Berrini, 1376 - Cidade Monções
Providencia, CL
Av. Providencia 111
Bogotá, CO
Av Suba #114A-55 Bloque B Piso 1
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Telefonica Financials and Metrics

Telefonica Revenue

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Telefonica's revenue was reported to be €48.42 b in FY, 2019 which is a 0.6% decrease from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (Q2, 2020)

10.3b

Net income (Q2, 2020)

491.0m

EBITDA (Q2, 2020)

3.3b

EBIT (Q2, 2020)

1.0b

Market capitalization (15-Jan-2021)

20.4b

Closing stock price (15-Jan-2021)

3.8

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

6.8b

EV

73.4b
Telefonica's current market capitalization is €20.4 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

52.0b48.7b48.4b

Revenue growth, %

(6%)(1%)

Cost of goods sold

15.0b14.0b13.6b

Gross profit

37.0b34.7b34.8b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Revenue

12.2b12.1b11.7b12.0b12.1b11.9b11.4b10.3b

Cost of goods sold

3.3b3.4b3.4b3.3b3.3b3.4b

Gross profit

8.9b8.8b8.3b8.7b8.9b8.5b

Gross profit Margin, %

73%72%71%73%73%72%
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

5.2b5.7b6.0b

Accounts Receivable

10.9b10.7b11.0b

Prepaid Expenses

1.4b1.3b1.1b

Inventories

1.1b1.7b2.0b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Cash

4.8b3.7b6.1b8.4b7.6b8.8b5.0b6.8b

Inventories

1.2b1.2b1.8b1.6b1.7b2.3b1.6b1.5b

Current Assets

20.8b19.4b22.0b26.6b26.8b27.2b22.5b34.5b

PP&E

33.7b32.7b33.1b16.4b35.5b32.0b29.8b25.7b
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash From Operating Activities

13.8b13.4b15.0b

Purchases of PP&E

(9.0b)(8.6b)(7.7b)

Cash From Investing Activities

(10.2b)(8.7b)(5.6b)

Long-term Borrowings

(6.7b)(8.7b)(11.5b)
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Cash From Operating Activities

2.6b6.1b9.2b3.7b7.3b11.1b2.3b5.3b

Purchases of PP&E

(2.1b)(4.6b)(6.4b)(2.0b)(3.8b)(5.9b)(1.7b)(3.5b)

Cash From Investing Activities

(3.4b)(5.3b)(6.6b)(2.1b)(3.0b)(3.8b)(664.0m)(2.0b)

Long-term Borrowings

(1.1b)(1.7b)(2.9b)(2.2b)(4.4b)(5.9b)(3.1b)(6.8b)
EURFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

412.0k

Debt/Equity

2.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.5 x

Financial Leverage

4.3 x

P/E Ratio

17.3
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Telefonica Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
iHackLabsSeptember 07, 2020
StatiqMarch 04, 2017
Synergic Partners S.LNovember 13, 2015
E-Plus MobilfunkOctober 01, 2014
Global Village Telecom (GVT)September 19, 2014€7.20 b
DTS CommunicationsJuly 04, 2014€295 m
Canal+May 07, 2014€725 m
eyeOSApril 01, 2014
SaluspotFebruary 21, 2014
AxisMedFebruary 04, 2013
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Telefonica Revenue Breakdown

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Telefonica revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 13.2% from Telefónica Hispam Sur, 7.8% from Telefónica Hispam Norte, 20.7% from Telefónica Brazil, 15.3% from Telefónica Germany, 14.7% from Telefónica United Kingdom, 26.4% from Telefónica Spain and 1.9% from Other

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Telefonica Cybersecurity Score

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C

76/100

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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

Telefonica sells Telxius tower division to American Towers Corporation at record multiples for 7.7 billion euros

The implied multiple of value over OBITDAaL proforma would be 30.5 times, if such number is adjusted to consider the full impact of the German portfolio acquired by Telxius in June 2020.read more

American Tower Buys Telefonica Masts for $9.4 Billion

American Tower Buys Telefonica Masts for $9.4 Billion

Telefonica and Vertical Green digitise agricultural production in Spain

The solution, based on high-precision IoT sensorisation, automated production systems, global connectivity and cybersecurity, permits the remote control of crops and makes them more sustainable It incorporates the innovative Rotating High Pressure Aeroponic Irrigation (RHPA) system p…

Telefonica strengthens its position as a leading company in the fight against climate change in CDPs world ranking

The company remains for the seventh straight year on the 'A List', which distinguishes the leading companies worldwide for their action against climate change within the analysis prepared by CDPread more

Telefónica’s President tells regulators to have courage in tackling the digital giants

José María Álvarez-Pallete asks them to guarantee competition on equal terms at the FT-ETNO Summit in London via video.

Telefónica, chosen among the top 4 leaders in the IoT market according to Transforma Insights

Telefónica has been recognized among the Top 4 leaders in the recently released report “Communications Service Providers IoT Peer Benchmarking 2020’ by research firm Transforma Insights. The report is based on analysis of the strategies of the leading ten global Communication Service Providers (CSP…
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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, Laura Abasolo and Chema Alonso.

  • How many employees does Telefonica have?

    Telefonica has 114,042 employees.

  • What is Telefonica revenue?

    Latest Telefonica annual revenue is €48.4 b.

  • What is Telefonica revenue per employee?

    Latest Telefonica revenue per employee is €424.6 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, São Paulo, Providencia and in 8 other locations.

  • How many offices does Telefonica have?

    Telefonica has 13 offices.