Telus Corp (TU.N)
24 Mar 2017
* Announced an offering of US$500 million of senior unsecured notes with a 10-year maturity
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) CHICAGO, March 01 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'BBB+' rating to TELUS Corporation's (TSX: T, NYSE: TU) offering of CAD325 million of senior unsecured notes due 2048 and $500 million of senior unsecured notes due 2027. Net proceeds are expected to be used to repay at maturity the company's CAD700 million of notes due March 2017 and to repay commercial paper, with the remaining balance to be used for general corporate purposes
* Bell acquisition of MTS receives final regulatory approvals from ISED and competition bureau, transaction set to close on march 17
* Sees 2017 revenue of C$13.12 bln-C$13.25 bln (Adds analyst comment, shares)
Feb 9 Canada's main stock index was set for a higher start on Thursday, tracking gains in oil prices following an unexpected fall in U.S. gasoline inventories.
* Telus reports strong results for fourth quarter 2016 and announces 2017 financial targets
Feb 9 Telus Corp, one of Canada's three big telecommunications companies, reported a 67 percent fall in quarterly profit due to restructuring charges.
Jan 6 Canadian stock futures reversed course and pointed to a higher opening for the main stock index on Friday after a report showed that the economy unexpectedly added jobs in December.
Jan 6 Canadian stock futures were little changed on Friday ahead of December unemployment data.
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