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Shaw Communications (SJR) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.19 (+0.68%)
(As of 05/20/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
359,178 shs
Average Volume
878,469 shs
Market Capitalization
$13.41 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Shaw Communications

Shaw Communications Inc. operates as a connectivity company in North America. The company operates through Wireline and Wireless segments. The company's Wireline segment provides cable telecommunications services, including video, Internet, WiFi, phone, satellite video, and data networking through a national fibre-optic backbone network to Canadian consumers, North American businesses, and public-sector entities. Its Wireless segment provides wireless services for voice and data communications serving customers in Ontario, British Columbia, and Alberta through Freedom Mobile; and in British Columbia and Alberta through Shaw Mobile. The company was formerly known as Shaw Cablesystems Ltd. and changed its name to Shaw Communications Inc. in May 1993. Shaw Communications Inc. was incorporated in 1966 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Cable & other pay television services
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$4.34 billion
Cash Flow
$3.53 per share
Book Value
$9.55 per share


Net Income
$777.66 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$13.41 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 5/30 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Ex-Dividend for 6/28 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

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Overall MarketRank

2.29 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

161st out of 397 stocks

Cable & Other Pay Television Services Industry

14th out of 27 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Shaw Communications (NYSE:SJR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Shaw Communications a buy right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Shaw Communications in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Shaw Communications stock.
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Are investors shorting Shaw Communications?

Shaw Communications saw a decrease in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 3,060,000 shares, a decrease of 67.9% from the April 15th total of 9,520,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 402,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 7.6 days. Currently, 0.7% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is Shaw Communications' next earnings date?

Shaw Communications is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, June 29th 2022.
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How were Shaw Communications' earnings last quarter?

Shaw Communications Inc. (NYSE:SJR) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 13th. The company reported $0.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.01. The firm earned $1.36 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.38 billion. Shaw Communications had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.57% and a net margin of 18.19%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 2.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.34 earnings per share.
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How often does Shaw Communications pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Shaw Communications?

Shaw Communications announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, May 10th. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 15th will be given a dividend of $0.0767 per share on Thursday, July 28th. This represents a $0.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 14th.
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Is Shaw Communications a good dividend stock?

Shaw Communications pays an annual dividend of $0.92 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.30%. Shaw Communications does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Shaw Communications is 58.23%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Shaw Communications will have a dividend payout ratio of 71.32% next year. This indicates that Shaw Communications will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for SJR?

2 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Shaw Communications' shares. Their forecasts range from $40.50 to $40.50. On average, they anticipate Shaw Communications' share price to reach $40.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 44.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Shaw Communications' key executives?
Shaw Communications' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Bradley S. Shaw, Exec. Chairman & CEO (Age 58, Pay $6.6M)
  • Mr. Paul McAleese, Pres
  • Mr. Trevor English BComm, CFA, Exec. VP and Chief Financial & Corp. Devel. Officer (Age 48, Pay $1.88M)
  • Mr. Zoran Stakic, COO & CTO
  • Mr. Peter A. Johnson, Exec. VP, Chief Legal & Regulatory Officer and Corp. Sec.
  • Mr. Dan Markou, Exec. VP and Chief People & Culture Officer
  • Ms. Katherine Emberly, Pres of Bus.
  • Mr. Paul Deverell, Pres of Consumer (Age 48)
  • Ms. Nancy Patricia Phillips, CEO & Pres of ViaWest
  • Mr. Chethan Lakshman, VP of External Affairs
What is Bradley S. Shaw's approval rating as Shaw Communications' CEO?

590 employees have rated Shaw Communications CEO Bradley S. Shaw on Glassdoor.com. Bradley S. Shaw has an approval rating of 83% among Shaw Communications' employees.

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 AT&T (T), Realty Income (O), Verizon Communications (VZ), Pfizer (PFE), Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), AbbVie (ABBV), Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), STAG Industrial (STAG) and Enterprise Products Partners (EPD).

What is Shaw Communications' stock symbol?

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

Who are Shaw Communications' major shareholders?

Shaw Communications' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Royal Bank of Canada (7.41%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.91%), Bank of Montreal Can (2.79%), Toronto Dominion Bank (1.84%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (1.77%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.75%).

Which institutional investors are selling Shaw Communications stock?

SJR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royal Bank of Canada, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , P Schoenfeld Asset Management LP, Bank of Montreal Can, Mackenzie Financial Corp, and Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc..

Which institutional investors are buying Shaw Communications stock?

SJR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Mufg Securities Canada LTD., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, JPMorgan Chase & Co., National Bank of Canada FI, Canyon Capital Advisors LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, and 1832 Asset Management L.P..

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Shaw Communications' stock price today?

One share of SJR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.13.

How much money does Shaw Communications make?

Shaw Communications has a market capitalization of $13.41 billion and generates $4.34 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $777.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.579990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Shaw Communications have?

Shaw Communications employs 9,400 workers across the globe.

Does Shaw Communications have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Shaw Communications: Campbell River TV Association, Canwest Media Inc., ENMAX Envision Inc., Freedom Mobile Inc., Lake Broadcasting Corporation, Mid-Bowline Group Corp., Norcom Telecommunications Limited, Pemberton Cable Television Limited, Saltspring Cablevision, Shaw Broadcast Services, Shaw Business Solutions Inc, Shaw Cablesystems (SSK) Limited, Shaw Cablesystems G.P., Shaw Cablesystems Ltd, Shaw Data Centre LP, Shaw Direct, Shaw Envision Inc., Shaw Satellite G.P., Shaw Satellite Services Inc., Shaw Telecom G.P., Shaw Telecom Inc., Star Choice Television Network Inc., Sun Country Cablevision Ltd., Sunshine Communications Ltd., ViaWest, WIND Mobile, and Whistler Cable Television.

When was Shaw Communications founded?

Shaw Communications was founded in 1966.

What is Shaw Communications' official website?

The official website for Shaw Communications is www.shaw.ca.

How can I contact Shaw Communications?

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

This page was last updated on 5/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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