The Distillery: Telstra by the book

Jotters search for dividends clues in the Telstra chief’s address, with one praising his ‘boring’ but steady approach.

Telstra boss David Thodey gave one of his trademark calm and collected results presentations yesterday to a posse of shareholders drooling over one thing – the dividend. This morning Australia’s business journalists give a play-by-play account of why Thodey wouldn’t be drawn on long-term guidance on that mouth-watering matter.


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