Spanish telecom giant Telefonica S.A. (ADR) (NYSE:TEF) declared on Friday that its Q4 2012 results, with adjusted earnings of 46 Euro cents a share (60 cents per ADS) that increased 28.5 percent YoY.
Adjusted earnings for the year was €1.44 ($1.85), decreased 11.9 percent YoY.
The firm recorded revenues of €15,837M ($20,541M) in the Q4 that plunged 2 percent YoY. Revenues for the year decrease 0.8 percent YoY to €62,356M ($80,184M)
In the Q4, adjusted operating income previous to reduction and amortization increased 7.6 percent to €5,976M ($7,751B), resulting in adjusted OIBDA margin of 37.0 percent, surged 10 basis points year over year.
Shares of Telefonica S.A. (ADR) (NYSE:TEF) opened at $13.06 with 4.56 billion outstanding shares and touch its highest price of $13.15 of the day and then finished at $13.13 by scoring +0.84%, as in the whole session stocks gain volume of 1.36 million shares which is higher than its average volume.
As the owner ship concerns stock institutional ownership remained 1.82%. The share capital of TEF has 4.56 billion outstanding shares amid them 1.30 billion shares have been floated in market.
For investors focus on the performance of the stocks so the TEF showed weekly ahead performance of 2.50% which was maintained for the month at -9.70%. Correspondingly the positive performance for the quarter was remained 1.16% and if took notice on yearly performance that was -17.94% whereas the year to date performance halted at -2.67%.
As the moving toward the returns measures returns on Investment ratio is significant measure which investor should have in consideration, the TEF return on investment was recorded as 7.61% as compare to its rivals has France Telecom SA (ADR) (NYSE:FTE)’s ROI 1.69%, NTT Docomo Inc (ADR) (NYSE:DCM)’s ROI 7.73%, Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp (ADR) (NYSE:NTT)’s ROI 4.55%, KT Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:KT)’s ROI 3.19%.
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