NYSE:SJR - Shaw Communications Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$20.67 +0.08 (+0.39 %)
(As of 03/26/2019 12:44 PM ET)
Previous Close$20.59
Today's Range$20.58 - $20.74
52-Week Range$17.50 - $21.50
Volume11,924 shs
Average Volume344,818 shs
Market Capitalization$10.53 billion
P/E Ratio17.53
Dividend Yield4.36%
Shaw Communications Inc. operates as a connectivity company in North America. The company operates through Wireline and Wireless segments. The Wireline segment provides broadband Internet, Shaw Go WiFi, video, and digital phone services to residential customers; and Internet, data, WiFi, digital phone, and video services to business customers. The Wireless segment provides wireless voice and data communications services for customers. The company was formerly known as Shaw Cable systems Ltd. and changed its name to Shaw Communications Inc. in May 1993. Shaw Communications Inc. was founded in 1966 and is based in Calgary, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Cable & other pay television services
SectorConsumer Discretionary



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.01 billion
Cash Flow$2.7523 per share
Book Value$9.21 per share


Net Income$46.98 million


Market Cap$10.53 billion
Next Earnings Date4/9/2019 (Confirmed)

Shaw Communications (NYSE:SJR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Shaw Communications' stock symbol?

Shaw Communications trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SJR."

How often does Shaw Communications pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Shaw Communications?

Shaw Communications announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, January 15th. Shareholders of record on Monday, April 15th will be given a dividend of $0.0748 per share on Monday, April 29th. This represents a $0.90 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.34%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, April 12th. View Shaw Communications' Dividend History.

How were Shaw Communications' earnings last quarter?

Shaw Communications Inc (NYSE:SJR) posted its earnings results on Monday, January, 14th. The company reported $0.36 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.09. The business earned $1.36 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.32 billion. Shaw Communications had a net margin of 2.29% and a return on equity of 14.12%. The firm's revenue was up 8.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.22 EPS. View Shaw Communications' Earnings History.

When is Shaw Communications' next earnings date?

Shaw Communications is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 9th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Shaw Communications.

How can I listen to Shaw Communications' earnings call?

Shaw Communications will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, April 9th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8003194610.

What price target have analysts set for SJR?

6 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Shaw Communications' stock. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate Shaw Communications' stock price to reach $28.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 35.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Shaw Communications.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Shaw Communications?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Shaw Communications in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Shaw Communications.

Has Shaw Communications been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about SJR stock has trended somewhat negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Shaw Communications earned a news impact score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Shaw Communications' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Shaw Communications own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Shaw Communications investors own include Cominar REIT (CUF.UN), Verizon Communications (VZ), AT&T (T), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Realty Income (O), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Boeing (BA), General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC) and Goldcorp (GG).

Who are Shaw Communications' key executives?

Shaw Communications' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James Robert Shaw O.C., A.O.E., Founder & Exec. Chairman (Age 85)
  • Mr. Bradley S. Shaw, CEO & Non-Independent Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Jay Mehr, Pres
  • Mr. Trevor English, Exec. VP and Chief Financial & Corp. Devel. Officer (Age 45)
  • Mr. Zoran Stakic, COO & CTO

Who are Shaw Communications' major shareholders?

Shaw Communications' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Mackenzie Financial Corp (7.89%), TD Asset Management Inc. (2.75%), 1832 Asset Management L.P. (1.96%), Mawer Investment Management Ltd. (1.79%), Bank of Montreal Can (1.54%) and Great West Life Assurance Co. Can (1.29%).

Which institutional investors are selling Shaw Communications stock?

SJR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Mackenzie Financial Corp, 1832 Asset Management L.P., Unigestion Holding SA, APG Asset Management N.V., Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, Bank of America Corp DE and Bank of Nova Scotia.

Which institutional investors are buying Shaw Communications stock?

SJR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CIBC Asset Management Inc, Norges Bank, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., PCJ Investment Counsel Ltd., Addenda Capital Inc., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. and Legal & General Group Plc.

How do I buy shares of Shaw Communications?

Shares of SJR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Shaw Communications' stock price today?

One share of SJR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.67.

How big of a company is Shaw Communications?

Shaw Communications has a market capitalization of $10.53 billion and generates $4.01 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $46.98 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.18 on an earnings per share basis. Shaw Communications employs 10,000 workers across the globe.

What is Shaw Communications' official website?

The official website for Shaw Communications is http://www.shaw.ca.

How can I contact Shaw Communications?

Shaw Communications' mailing address is 630-3rd Avenue SW Suite 900, Calgary A0, T2P 4L4. The company can be reached via phone at 403-750-4500.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Shaw Communications (NYSE SJR)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  302 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  459 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  761
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Shaw Communications and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SJR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SJR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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