Shaw Communications Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.44 (-1.51 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume1.64 million shs
Average Volume810,071 shs
Market Capitalization$13.70 billion
P/E Ratio26.39
Dividend Yield1.78%
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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 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. The 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 founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.


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2.04 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

53rd out of 597 stocks

Cable & Other Pay Television Services Industry

6th out of 34 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Shaw Communications (NYSE:SJR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Shaw Communications a buy right now?

8 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Shaw Communications in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Shaw Communications stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Shaw Communications?

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When is Shaw Communications' next earnings date?

Shaw Communications is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, July 9th 2021.
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How were Shaw Communications' earnings last quarter?

Shaw Communications Inc. (NYSE:SJR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, April, 13th. The company reported $0.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.09. The business earned $1.39 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.38 billion. Shaw Communications had a net margin of 13.66% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.98%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 1.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.32 earnings per share.
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How has Shaw Communications' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Shaw Communications' stock was trading at $15.80 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SJR shares have increased by 82.0% and is now trading at $28.76.
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How often does Shaw Communications pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Shaw Communications?

Shaw Communications declared a monthly dividend on Monday, April 19th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.0788 per share on Monday, August 30th. This represents a $0.95 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.29%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 12th.
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Is Shaw Communications a good dividend stock?

Shaw Communications pays an annual dividend of $0.52 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.78%. Shaw Communications does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Shaw Communications is 52.53%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Shaw Communications will have a dividend payout ratio of 42.62% 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?

8 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Shaw Communications' stock. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $40.50. On average, they expect Shaw Communications' stock price to reach $33.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 17.4% 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 57, Pay $6.35M)
  • Mr. Paul McAleese, Pres
  • Mr. Trevor English, Exec. VP and Chief Financial & Corp. Devel. Officer (Age 47, Pay $1.88M)
  • Mr. Zoran Stakic, COO & CTO
  • Ms. Katherine Emberly, Pres of Bus.
  • Mr. Peter A. Johnson, Exec. VP and Chief Legal & Regulatory Officer
  • Mr. Dan Markou, Exec. VP and Chief People & Culture Officer
  • Mr. Paul Deverell, Pres of Consumer (Age 47)
  • Ms. Nancy 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.

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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 shareholders include Bank of Montreal Can (2.23%), CIBC Asset Management Inc (2.10%), Toronto Dominion Bank (2.04%), Credit Suisse AG (2.00%), Bank of Nova Scotia (1.87%) and TD Asset Management Inc. (1.64%).

Which major investors are selling Shaw Communications stock?

SJR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TD Asset Management Inc., Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, Unigestion Holding SA, Fiera Capital Corp, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc., and Bank of Nova Scotia.

Which major investors are buying Shaw Communications stock?

SJR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FIL Ltd, Credit Suisse AG, Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc., Morgan Stanley, Toronto Dominion Bank, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp.

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 $28.76.

How much money does Shaw Communications make?

Shaw Communications has a market capitalization of $13.70 billion and generates $3.79 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $513.04 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.99 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Shaw Communications have?

Shaw Communications employs 9,500 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.

Where are Shaw Communications' headquarters?

Shaw Communications is headquartered at 630 - 3rd Avenue S.W Suite 900, Calgary A0, T2P 4L4.

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 6/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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