Analysts' Consensus

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This consensus has been compiled by Helios Towers plc as of 8 January 2021 from forecasts provided by 9 registered investment analysts. Firms contributing to the consensus were: Jefferies, Bank of America, J.P. Morgan Cazenove, Standard Bank Group, EFG Hermes, Renaissance Capital, Barclays, Numis Securities and Citi Research.

(In US$m, unless indicated otherwise)   FY2020     FY2021  
Mean High Low Mean High Low
Sites(#) 7,361 7,650 7,191 8,878 9,492 7,664
Tenancies(#) 15,602 15,882 15,321 18,000 18,520 17,142
Revenues 416.4 422.0 413.1 478.3 496.6 444.6
EBITDA(1) 228.4 232.0 224.0 268.1 274.0 258.0
Capex 109.8 125.0 83.0 251.0 327.3 89.0

(1)Adjusted EBITDA is defined as loss for the period, adjusted for tax expenses, finance costs, gain/(loss) on derivative financial instruments, interest receivable, loss on disposal of property, plant and equipment, amortisation of intangible assets, depreciation and impairment of property, plant and equipment, depreciation of right-of-use assets, recharged depreciation, deal costs, share-based payments and long-term incentive plan charges, and exceptional items. Exceptional items are material items that are considered exceptional in nature by management by virtue of their size and/or incidence.