BT Group PLC operates within the Telephone communications, exc. radio sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares British Telecom with three other
telecommunications providers in Europe:
sales of 1.53 billion Euro [US$1.62 billion]
Talktalk Telecom Group Plc
(£1.84 billion [US$2.24 billion]
of which 100%
was Operations), and
Telecom plus PLC
(£744.73 million [US$909.32 million]
of which 98%
was Customer Management).
During the year ended March of 2016, sales at
British Telecom were £18.91 billion (US$23.09 billion).
increase of 5.9%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were £17.85 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, British Telecom had sales
of £20.08 billion.
Sales of Consumer saw an increase
5.8% in 2016, from
£4.29 billion to £4.53 billion.
Not all segments of British Telecom experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Other fell 67.6% to £24.00 million.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
British Telecom also experienced decreases in sales in
Global Services (down 4.1% to £6.50 billion)
Business and Public Sector (down 12.5% to £2.75 billion)
Wholesale and Ventures (down 6.4% to £2.02 billion)
Btopernworld/openreach (down 59.2% to £2.04 billion)