Shaw Communications Company Profile (NYSE:SJR)

About Shaw Communications

Shaw Communications logoShaw Communications Inc. (Shaw) is a communication company. The Company's operating segments are Consumer, Business Network Services, Business Infrastructure Services and Media. The Consumer division provides cable telecommunications services, including video, Internet, wireless fidelity (WiFi) and digital phone, and satellite video to Canadian consumers. The Business Network Services segment provides data networking, video, voice and Internet services through a national fiber-optic backbone network, and also provides satellite video services and fleet tracking services to North American businesses and public sector entities. Its network-connected video services offer a selection of television channels, including over 120 high definition (HD) channels, and over 10,000 subscription movie and television programming titles. The Media segment provides Canadians with programming content through television networks, Global Television, specialty networks and digital properties.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: CATV Systems
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: SJR
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $19.72
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $19.98
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $19.51
  • 52-Week Range: $15.66 - $21.41
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 9.57
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.33
  • P/E Growth: -8.25
  • Market Cap: $9.60B
  • Outstanding Shares: 483,547,000
  • Beta: 0.78
  • Net Margins: 26.04%
  • Return on Equity: 12.21%
  • Return on Assets: 4.86%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.83%
  • Current Ratio: 0.48%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.43%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Shaw Communications (NYSE:SJR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.36)
Consensus Price Target: $25.43 (28.95% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Shaw Communications (NYSE:SJR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/21/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/19/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSector Perform$25.00View Rating Details
7/19/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$28.00View Rating Details
7/19/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperform$30.00 -> $29.00View Rating Details
7/18/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/11/2016National Bank FinancialUpgradeSector Perform -> Outperform$24.50 -> $27.00View Rating Details
7/5/2016Bank of America Corp.Initiated CoverageUnderperformView Rating Details
4/16/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Perform$25.00View Rating Details
4/5/2016Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$20.00View Rating Details
1/11/2016DesjardinsUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
1/4/2016Howard WeilUpgradeOutperformView Rating Details
10/20/2015MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Shaw Communications (NYSE:SJR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/15/2016$0.35$0.11$1.29 billion$1.28 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/14/2016$0.36$0.34$1.37 billion$1.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/14/2016Q116$0.48$0.43$1.42 billion$1.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q415$0.35$0.28$1.36 billion$1.34 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/25/2015Q315$0.38$0.45$1.43 billion$1.42 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/14/2015Q215$0.39$0.31$1.35 billion$1.34 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/14/2015Q115$0.52$0.46$1.42 billion$1.39 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q414$0.37$0.40$1.28 billion$1.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/27/2014$0.50$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/26/2014Q314$0.48$0.47$1.34 billion$1.34 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/11/2014$0.40$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/10/2014Q214$0.41$0.46$1.29 billion$1.27 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/13/2014Q114$0.50$0.51$1.36 billion$1.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q413$0.33$0.24$1.24 billion$1.25 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/28/2013Q313$0.45$0.52$1.31 billion$1.33 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/12/2013Q213$0.36$0.38$1.26 billion$1.25 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/9/2013Q113$0.46$0.49$1.31 billion$1.32 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.28$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/28/2012$0.43$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/13/2012$0.37$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/12/2012$0.47$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Shaw Communications (NYSE:SJR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.91 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.02 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.25$0.28$0.26
Q2 20162$0.32$0.35$0.34
Q3 20164$0.20$0.30$0.27
Q4 20162$0.22$0.23$0.23
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Shaw Communications (NYSE:SJR)
Annual Dividend:$0.90
Dividend Yield:4.56%
Dividend Growth:-0.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:42.86% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
98.90% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
88.24% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Shaw Communications (NYSE:SJR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/29/2016sep 16$0.109/13/20169/15/20169/29/2016
1/13/2016mar 16$0.103/11/20163/15/20163/30/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

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Last Updated on 10/28/2016 by Staff