Telefonica sale Telxius

Spanish Telefonica Q1 results

Telefonica Earns 779 M€ In Q1’17 Thanks To Brazil; Spain Disappoints

Telefonica’s  net profit rose 42.2% to 779 million euros in the first quarter of 2017 from a year earlier. The 2016 results were reformulated mid-last year after the group decided to stop presenting its UK subsidiary O2 as a discontinued operation. Revenues from its Brazil and Latin American operations were the main earnings driver.



Telefonica's chairman, Alvarez Pallete

Telefonica Has One Headache Less After Sale Of Stake In Telxius

Nearly six months after Telefonica announced the IPO of its infrastructure affiliateTelxius, venture capital firm KKR said it plans to buy 40% of the company for 1.275 billion euros, or 12.75 euros per share. So one headache less for the Spanish telecommunications giant.