Telstra Corporation Limited

Headquarters: Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Founded: 1 July 1975

Employees: 26,728

CEO: Mr. Andrew Richard Penn M.B.A., AMP, MBA, BEc, FCCA, HFAIPM

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Market Cap

A$46.99 Billion

AUD as of April 1, 2022

US$35.24 Billion

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Company Description

Telstra Corporation Limited, simply known as Telstra, the largest telecommunications company in Australia. It builds and operates telecommunications networks and markets products and services for voice, mobile, internet access, and pay television.

Telstra Corporation Limited market capitalization over time

Evolution of Telstra Corporation Limited market cap in the past 5 years

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Detailed Description

Telstra Corporation Limited provides telecommunications and information services to businesses, governments, and individuals in Australia and internationally. It operates in four segments: Telstra Consumer and Small Business, Telstra Enterprise, Networks and IT, and Telstra InfraCo. The company offers telecommunication products, services, and solutions across mobiles, fixed and mobile broadband, media, and digital content in prepaid and post-paid services, as well as operates call centers, Telstra shops, and the Telstra dealership network. It also provides network capacity and management, unified communications, cloud, industry solutions, integrated and monitoring services to government and large enterprise customers; builds and manages digital platforms; and provides telecommunication products and services to other carriers, carriage service providers, and internet service providers. In addition, the company operates the fixed passive network infrastructure, including data centers, exchanges, poles, ducts, pits and pipes, fiber network, and mobile towers; provides wholesale customers with access to network infrastructure; provides long-term access to components of infrastructure and network services under the infrastructure services agreement and commercial contracts; and designs and constructs fiber, exchanges, and other infrastructure. The company was formerly known as Australian and Overseas Telecommunications Corporation Limited and changed its name to Telstra Corporation Limited in April 1993. Telstra Corporation Limited was founded in 1901 and is based in Melbourne, Australia.

Wikipedia Introduction

Telstra Corporation Limited is an Australian telecommunications company which builds and operates telecommunications networks and markets voice, mobile, internet access, pay television and other products and services. It is a member of the S&P/ASX 20 and Australia's largest telecommunications company by market share. Telstra is the largest wireless carrier in Australia, with 18.8 million subscribers as of 2020. Telstra has a long history in Australia, originating together with Australia Post as the Postmaster-General's Department upon federation in 1901. Telstra has transitioned from a state-owned enterprise to a fully privatised company and has recently focused on diversified products and emerging technologies.

Source: Wikipedia, retrieved on April 15, 2021, 7:59 p.m.

Stocks & Indices

Telstra Corporation Limited has the following listings and related stock indices.

Stock: ASX: TLS

Stock: FSX: TSTA

Product & Services

Fixed line and mobile telephony, Internet, data services, network services, and Pay TV

Key People

Andy Penn (CEO) Vicki Brady (CFO) John Mullen (Chairman)


Revenue: A$26 billion (2017)

Operating income: A$6.2 billion (2017)

Net income: A$3.9 billion (2017)

Total assets: A$42.1 billion (2017)

Total equity: A$14.6 billion (2017)



242 Exhibition Street

Level 41

Melbourne, VIC 3000


Phone: 61 3 8647 4838

Fax: 61 3 8600 9800