The result was next a normal figure of 1.72 billion euros approaching by analysts as polled by Dow Jones Newswires.
Data from a association indicated which a reversal reflected an increasing taxation charge, increasing monetary charges as well as a disastrous grant from land in alternative companies.
Telefonica is a second-biggest association in a European telecoms zone in conditions of capitalisation.
Sales rose by 10.8 percent from a homogeneous figure for a initial entertain of final year to 15.435 billion euros.
Operating income prior to amortisations rose by 9.0 percent to 5.574 billion euros as well as a handling result by 4.3 percent to 3.057 billion euros.
Company boss Cesar Alierta pronounced which a direction of a formula in a initial entertain upheld a group’s targets for a total year.
Telefonica pronounced in Feb which it was targeting an enlarge in sales this year of up to 2.0 percent. It pronounced which 71.0 percrent of sales were right away generated outward Spain, as well as which expansion had been quite clever in Brazil.
In April, a organisation pronounced it dictated to strew twenty percent of a staff in Spain, or about 6,000 people, overdue to a tumble of sales in a nation where it is a greatest telecom use provider.