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Last 939.00
Change Today +31.00 / 3.41%
Volume 432.3K
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blue label telecoms ltd (BLU) Details

Blue Label Telecoms Limited distributes secure electronic tokens of value and transactional services in the Republic of South Africa, India, Mexico, and the United Kingdom. The company operates through South African Distribution, International Distribution, Mobile, and Solutions segments. The South African Distribution segment distributes physical and virtual prepaid airtime and electricity for the South African mobile/fixed-line network operators and utility suppliers, as well as distributes starter packs. This segment also offers international calling cards; bulk print solutions; bill payment, ticketing, lotto, and financial services; vending machines, touch screens, POS terminals, gateway for integrated POS, merchant, and bulk voucher printing solutions; and postpaid and hybrid contracts, and life cover products, as well as develops technology platforms that connect to mobile networks, utilities, banks, retailers, and petroleum companies. The International Distribution segment provides prepaid railway, airline, and bus ticketing; cellphone vending; financial services; and mobile, landline, and utilities bill payment services, as well as distributes electronic recharge vouchers and prepaid subscriptions for mobile and satellite TV. The Mobile segment offers a mobile transactional ecosystem and services-provisioning platform that delivers mobile-centric products and services through mobile channels, including location-based and WASP services, and music and digital content. The Solutions segment markets cellular and financial products and services through outbound telemarketing and other channels, as well as provides inbound customer care and technical support, and markets data and analytics services. The company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Johannesburg, the Republic of South Africa.

1,186 Employees
Last Reported Date: 08/19/14
Founded in 2001

blue label telecoms ltd (BLU) Top Compensated Officers

Joint Chief Executive Officer, Director, Chai...
Total Annual Compensation: R6.7M
Joint Chief Executive Officer, Director, Memb...
Total Annual Compensation: R6.7M
Financial Director, Director, Member of Execu...
Total Annual Compensation: R3.0M
Chief Operating Officer, Director, Member of ...
Total Annual Compensation: R5.6M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

blue label telecoms ltd (BLU) Key Developments

Blue Label Telecoms Limited Reports Group Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended November 30, 2014

Blue Label Telecoms Limited reported group earnings results for the six months ended November 30, 2014. For the period, the company reported revenue of ZAR 10,327,392,000 against ZAR 9,079,022,000 for the same period a year ago. Operating profit was ZAR 469,484,000 against ZAR 397,107,000 for the same period a year ago. Profit before taxation was ZAR 417,921,000 against ZAR 356,733,000 for the same period a year ago. Net profit attributable to equity holders of the parent was ZAR 284,392,000 against ZAR 246,360,000 for the same period a year ago. Diluted earnings per share were 41.87 cents against 36.66 cents for the same period a year ago. Headline earnings per share was 42.73 cents and diluted headline earnings per share was 41.82 cents against 37.15 cents and 36.63 cents, respectively, for the same period a year ago. Core net profit attributable to equity holders of the parent was ZAR 295,523,000 or 44.47 cents per share against ZAR 251,078,000 or 37.89 cents per share for the same period a year ago. Cash outflow from operating activities was ZAR 304,387 against cash inflow from operating activities of ZAR 742,291 for the same period a year ago. Headline earnings were ZAR 284,009,000 against ZAR 246,175,000 for the same period a year ago. EBITDA was ZAR 431,464,000 against ZAR 448,264,000 for the same period a year ago.

Blue Label Telecoms Limited Announces Resignation of Advocate Neil Lazarus SC as Non-Executive Director, Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and Member of the Nomination, Social, Ethics, Transformation and Investment Committees

The board of Blue Label Telecoms Limited advised that Advocate Neil Lazarus SC has resigned as a non-executive director of the company as well as Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and member of the Nomination, Social, Ethics, Transformation and Investment Committees. The resignation will take effect from January 27, 2015. Neil has decided to resign to enable him to concentrate on other business interests and to pursue other opportunities.

Blue Label Telecoms Limited to Report First Half, 2015 Results on Feb 18, 2015

Blue Label Telecoms Limited announced that they will report first half, 2015 results on Feb 18, 2015


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