Germany is one of the most highly developed and efficient industrial nations after the USA, Japan and China. It has the world's fourth largest national economy. With a population of 82 million the country is furthermore the largest and most important market in the European Union. Its economy focuses on industrially produced goods and services. Below are five deutsche Aktien mit Dividenden stocks from telecommunications sector, which investors should focus.
Freenet AG (ETR: FNTN)
It is a Germany-based network-independent company provides telecommunications services. Its main activities are divided into two units: The Mobile Communications segment which offers its customers a product portfolio of voice and data services for the mobile communication operators T-Mobile, Vodaphone, E-plus and O2 as well as buying mobile communications services from the network operators and selling them to its end customers. The Other segment focuses on development of communication solution, Enhanced Digital Printing services, rendering of portal services such as E-commerce, advertising and online shopping.
The company has a market capitalization of 2.27 Billion, EPS is 1.50, P/E ratio is 11.76 and the dividend yield is 7.63% at the annual dividend payout of 1.35.
Telefonica Deutschland Holding AG (ETR: O2D)
The company is engaged in telecommunication industry and based in Germany. It offers mobile and fixed line services providing voice, data and other services to retail and business customers. The company also acts as a wholesale provider, offering access to its infrastructure and service capabilities to its wholesale partners. The company through its wholesale service business, offers mobile and fixed-line services to customers such as 1&1, mobilcom/debitel and Drillisch. It is a part of Telefonica SA's group.
The company has a market capitalization of 5.70 Billion, EPS is 0.25, P/E ratio is 20.39 and the dividend yield is 8.81% at the annual dividend payout of 0.45.
QSC AG (ETR: QSC)
QSC AG is a telecommunications provider of Germany which offers enterprise customers and resellers a range of broadband communication services, from site networking to voice and data services. The company has three operating segments: Direct Sales segment which focuses on larger and mid-size enterprises, and includes the business of subsidiaries INFO AG and IP partner. The Indirect Sales and segment focuses on regional partners that offer a portfolio of information and communication technology (ICT) products, solutions and services including Internet Service Provider as well as voice and data services. The Resellers segment focuses on ISPs and telecommunication carries that do not have an infrastructure of their own and primarily address residential customers.
It has a market capitalization of 374.48 Million, EPS is 0.17, P/E ratio is 17.98 and the dividend yield is 2.98% at the annual dividend payout of 0.09.
Drillisch AG (ETR: DRI)
Drillisch AG is a holding company which is engaged in telecommunications sector. The company provides the telecommunications services to its customers. It has two business segments: The telecommunications segment which provides mobile-communications services from the T-Mobile, Vodafone, E-Plus and O2 networks to end customers, as well as prepaid products among others. The software Services segment offers Billing-System/Billing-software for mobile communications and mobile Internet content as well as Workflow-Management-Software. As of December 31, 2011, the Company had 10 wholly owned subsidiaries located in Germany.
It has a market capitalization of 648.96 Million, EPS is 2.94, P/E ratio is 4.60 and the dividend yield is 9.62% at the annual dividend payout of 1.30.