BRIEF-Telkom expects FY HEPS to be at least 20 pct higher

JOHANNESBURG, March 18 Tue Mar 18, 2014 5:21am EDT

JOHANNESBURG, March 18 (Reuters) - Telkom SA SOC Ltd : * The results for the year to be reported on will be positively impacted by the net curtailment gain of approximately R2 billion * Says HEPS and basic EPS for the year ending 31 March 2014 are expected to be at least 20 pct higher * Says will realised the related tax benefit of approximately R246 million in ear ending 31 March 2014