Selected financial data of the Deutsche Telekom Group.
Here you can find information about our mid and long-term Group development based on earnings and key financial figures. Since the 2005 financial year, Deutsche Telekom AG has been reporting according to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). The financial figures from 2004 and previous years were based on the German GAAP.
Financial data of the Group
a Calculated on the basis of millions for the purpose of greater precision. Changes to percentages expressed as percentage points.
b Deutsche Telekom defines EBITDA as profit/loss from operations before depreciation, amortization and impairment losses.
c EBITDA, EBITDA adjusted for special factors, net debt, and free cash flow are non-GAAP figures not governed by the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) or U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (U.S. GAAP). They should not be viewed in isolation as an alternative to profit or loss from operations, net profit or loss, net cash from operating activities, the debt reported in the consolidated balance sheet, or other Deutsche Telekom key performance indicators presented in accordance with IFRS or U.S. GAAP. For detailed information and calculations, please refer to the “Development of business” section of the Group management report in this Annual Report.
d Based on shareholders’ equity excluding amounts earmarked for dividend payment, which are treated as short-term debt.
e Before payments for the acquisition of network infrastructure and licenses in the United States totaling EUR 2.1 billion.
f Calculation of basic and diluted earnings per share in accordance with IFRS as specified in IAS 33, “Earnings per share.” The share/ADS ratio is 1:1.
g Less treasury shares held by Deutsche Telekom AG.
h Subject to approval by the shareholders’ meeting. For more detailed explanations, please refer to the “Development of business” section of the Group management report in this Annual Report or to the information on the proposal for appropration of net income of Deutsche Telekom AG in the notes to the consolidated financial statements.
i (Proposed) dividend per share divided by the Xetra closing price of the T-Share at the reporting date or on the last trading day of the respective financial year.
j Less treasury shares held by Deutsche Telekom AG and those shares that, as part of the issue of new shares in the course of the acquisition of VoiceStream/Powertel, are held in trust for later issue and later trading as registered shares and/or American depositary shares (ADSs).
k Balance at the reporting date.
l Including treasury shares held by Deutsche Telekom AG.