Telekom Malaysia Bhd.


  • 1m
  • 3m
  • 6m
  • 1y
  • 2y
  • 5y
Jan 19, 2018
Prev close: 6.05
Jan 19, 2018
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 3,757.93M

Currency in MYR

Company profile

Market(Ticker): KLS(4863)
Major Telecommunications
Full time employees: 28,045

Business summary

Telekom Malaysia Bhd. engages in the provision of communication services and solutions in broadband, data, and fixed-line. It operates through the following segments: Mass Market, Managed Accounts, and Global Wholesale. The Mass Market segment comprises the Company's retail arm and its subsidiaries which complement the retail business. It offers telecommunication services and communications solutions to households, individuals as well as small and medium enterprise companies. The Managed Accounts segment provides telecommunications services and communications solutions to small and medium business. The Global Wholesale segment includes the wholesale arm of the Company and its subsidiaries that complement the wholesale business. It offers wholesale telecommunications services delivered over the Group's networks to domestic and international carriers. The company was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Company background

Telekom Malaysia is the country's leading telecommunications company. Its roots date back to the early 20th century when Malaysia's postal and telegraph services were incorporated by British colonizers.

Today, TM is the dominant provider of fixed telephone services and has a more than 90% share of the fixed broadband market with products Streamyx and UniFi. It plans to introduce 4G broadband services after acquiring a majority stake in local wireless broadband provider Packet One Networks in 2014.

Packet One will work with South Korea's SK Telecom to establish an Long-Term Evolution network across Malaysia.

TM also operates an Internet Protocol television service called HyppTV. It has a small share of Malaysia's television market.

TM is a listed company. The government's investment holding arm, Khazanah Nasional, has a majority stake in it.

TM has been led by Managing Director Zamzamzairani Mohd Isa since 2008.

In the news

Financial highlights

Dec 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 12,060.9M
Gross profit 3,563.9M
Operating income 1,065.5M
Income before tax 889.1M
Net income 776M
EBITDA 3,614.4M
Diluted EPS 0.20
Dividends per share 0.21
Total assets 25,957M
Total liabilities 16,413.1M
Total equity 7,692.3M
Operating cash flow 2,988.5M

Currency in MYR

Revenue 2,911.35M
Gross profit 860.28M
Operating income 257.19M
Income before tax 214.61M
Net income 187.31M
EBITDA 872.47M
Diluted EPS 0.04
Dividends per share 0.05
Total assets 5,786.22M
Total liabilities 3,658.73M
Total equity 1,714.73M
Operating cash flow 721.38M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Dec 2016

PER 28.88
ROA 3.01%
ROE 10.03%
Operating margin 8.83%
Profit margin 6.43%

Key executive

  • CEO, Managing Director & Executive Director: Mohammed Shazalli Ramly
  • Group Chief Financial Officer: Nor Fadhilah binti Mohamed Ali
  • Chief Technology, Innovation & Experience Officer: Rafaai Samsi
  • Chief Legal & Compliance Officer: Idrus bin Ismail
  • Chief Procurement Officer: Mohamad Mohamad Zain

Share holders

  • Khazanah Nasional Bhd. (Investment Company)(26.2%)
  • Permodalan Nasional Bhd.(20.4%)
  • Employees Provident Fund(17.9%)
  • Public Mutual Bhd.(5.4%)
  • Kumpulan Wang Persaraan(4.0%)
  • Bumiputra Investment Foundation(1.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(1.1%)
  • Eastspring Investments (Singapore) Ltd.(0.9%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(0.9%)
  • Pictet Asset Management SA(0.7%)


  • Website:
  • Address: Menara TM, Jalan Pantai Baharu, Kuala Lumpur, 50672, Malaysia
  • Phone: +60.3.2240.9494

Copyright © 2018 FactSet Research Systems Inc. All rights reserved.