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

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$19.88 -0.19 (-0.95 %)
(As of 01/17/2019 04:21 AM ET)
Previous Close$20.07
Today's Range$19.77 - $20.22
52-Week Range$17.50 - $22.12
Volume872,800 shs
Average Volume793,891 shs
Market Capitalization$9.88 billion
P/E Ratio16.85
Dividend Yield4.58%
Beta0.86
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
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
CUSIPN/A
Phone403-750-4500

Debt

Current Ratio0.64
Quick Ratio0.57

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.01 billion
Price / Sales2.41
Cash Flow$2.6865 per share
Price / Cash Flow7.40
Book Value$9.21 per share
Price / Book2.16

Profitability

Net Income$46.98 million
Net Margins2.29%
Return on Assets5.85%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$9.88 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, January 15th. Stockholders 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 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.51%. 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) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, January, 14th. The company reported $0.36 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $1.36 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.32 billion. Shaw Communications had a net margin of 2.29% and a return on equity of 14.11%. Shaw Communications's revenue for the quarter was up 8.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $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 Thursday, April 11th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Shaw Communications.

What price target have analysts set for SJR?

6 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Shaw Communications' stock. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Shaw Communications' stock price to reach $28.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 40.8% 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?

News headlines about SJR stock have trended positive on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. 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 media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Shaw Communications' key competitors?

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 84)
  • Mr. Bradley S. Shaw, CEO & Non-Independent Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Jay Mehr, Pres
  • Mr. Trevor English, Exec. VP and Chief Financial & Corp. Devel. Officer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Zoran Stakic, COO & CTO

Who are Shaw Communications' major shareholders?

Shaw Communications' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include USS Investment Management Ltd (0.12%) and Addenda Capital Inc. (0.11%).

Which major investors are buying Shaw Communications stock?

SJR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Addenda Capital Inc. and USS Investment Management Ltd.

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 $19.88.

How big of a company is Shaw Communications?

Shaw Communications has a market capitalization of $9.88 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.

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:  290 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  447 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  737
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 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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