France Telecom Q4 sales down 4.5%, EBITDA falls 10%

Wednesday 20 February 2013 | 08:33 CET | News
France Telecom-Orange reported fourth-quarter revenues down 4.5 percent from a year earlier to EUR 10.92 billion, hurt by a continued contraction in the French market. Adjusted EBITDA declined 9.7 percent to EUR 3.14 billion, and the margin was down 1.7 percent to 28.7 percent. Capex increased 3.9 percent to EUR 2.12 billion, and operating cash flow was 29 percent lower at EUR 1.02 billion. Over the full year, cash flow of EUR 7.97 billion just met the operator's outlook for at least EUR 8 billion, and it reiterated a goal of at least EUR 7 billion for 2013. FT confirmed the total dividend

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Companies: France Telecom / Orange
Countries: Africa / Europe / France
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