BRIEF-Telus Corp posts Q1 adj. basic EPS c$0.70

Thu May 5, 2016 6:48am EDT
 
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May 5 (Reuters) - Telus Corp

* Telus reports results for first quarter 2016

* Q1 revenue c$3.1 billion versus I/B/E/S view c$3.11 billion

* Qtrly adjusted basic EPS c$0.70

* Qtrly basic EPS c$0.64

* Extending dividend growth program targeting 7 to 10 per cent annual growth for 2017 through 2019

* Quarterly dividend increased 10 per cent to 46 cents per share

* Announces up to $250 million annual share purchase program targeted for 2017 through 2019

* Qtrly high-speed internet net additions of 12,000 were down 11,000 from same quarter a year ago   Continued...