Today the Telekom Austria Group (VSE: TKA, OTC US: TKAGY) announces its results for the first half of 2015, ending 30 June 2015.
|in EUR million||Q2 2015||Q2 2014**||% change||1-6M 2015||1-6M 2014**||% change|
|Cash flow generated from operations||262.3||224.5||16.8%||534.5||373.4||43.1%|
|Earnings per share (in EUR)||0.11||-0.70||n.m.||0.24||-0.63||n.m.|
|Free cash flow per share (in EUR)||0.17||-0.01||n.m.||0.40||0.11||263.0%|
|in EUR million||30 Jun 2015||31 Dec 2014||% change|
|Net debt / EBITDA comparable (12 months)***||1.9x||2.1x||n.m.|
* Does not include investment in spectrum and acquisitions.
** Intended proposal to the Annual General Meeting 2016.
*** The 2014 comparison period was adjusted according to IAS 8, see Earnings Release for the First Half 2015, page 33
**** As of 31 December 2014 long-term financial investments, instalment sales receivables and financial leasing are no longer included in the calculation of net debt; comparative figures have been restated accordingly.
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