BCE Company Profile (TSE:BCE)

About BCE

BCE logoBCE Inc. is a communications company. The Company provides residential, business and wholesale customers with a range of solutions to all their communications needs, including wireless, high-speed Internet, Internet protocol television (IPTV) and satellite TV, business Internet protocol (IP) broadband, and information and communications technology (ICT) services. The Company's segments include Bell Wireless, Bell Wireline and Bell Media. The Company's Bell Wireless segment provides wireless services that are available to virtually all of the Canadian population. The Bell Wireline segment includes voice and data network; high-speed fiber deployment, and bell direct to home (DTH) satellite television service. The Company's Bell Media segment offers specialty and pay television, radio, digital media and out-of-home advertising. The Company, through Bell media, operates approximately 110 radio stations in over 50 markets across Canada.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: BCE
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $61.92
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $62.44
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $60.09
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.48
  • P/E Growth: 5.88
  • Market Cap: $53.58B
  • Outstanding Shares: 869,508,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BCE (TSE:BCE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.64)
Consensus Price Target: C$61.07

Analysts' Ratings History for BCE (TSE:BCE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/11/2016DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$64.00 -> C$68.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightC$62.00 -> C$66.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016CSFBBoost Price TargetC$56.00 -> C$58.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$62.00 -> C$65.00View Rating Details
7/26/2016National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetC$58.50 -> C$63.00View Rating Details
7/19/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetC$62.00 -> C$63.00View Rating Details
6/9/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformC$61.00View Rating Details
4/25/2016ScotiabankDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformC$59.00 -> C$60.00View Rating Details
4/11/2016TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetC$62.00 -> C$64.00View Rating Details
2/5/2016Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyC$59.00 -> C$61.00View Rating Details
1/5/2016Credit Suisse Group AGInitiated CoverageC$55.00View Rating Details
12/4/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Initiated CoverageBuyC$65.00View Rating Details
11/6/2015CIBCBoost Price TargetC$57.00 -> C$59.00View Rating Details
8/29/2015Barclays PLCSet Price TargetOutperformC$47.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for BCE (TSE:BCE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/3/2016        
8/8/2014$0.84$0.82ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014$0.76$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for BCE (TSE:BCE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.70 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.83$0.86$0.85
Q2 20163$0.89$0.92$0.90
Q3 20162$0.92$0.94$0.93
Q4 20162$0.79$0.81$0.80
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for BCE (TSE:BCE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/4/2016quarterlyC$0.689/15/201610/15/2016
4/28/2016quarterlyC$0.684.5%6/13/20166/15/20167/15/2016
3/11/2016QuarterlyC$0.684.69%3/11/20164/15/20164/15/2016
2/4/2016quarterlyC$0.684/15/20163/15/2016
12/11/2015QuarterlyC$0.654.55%12/11/20151/15/20161/15/2016
8/6/2015quarterlyC$0.654.85%9/11/20159/15/201510/15/2015
6/11/2015QuarterlyC$0.654.76%6/11/20157/15/20157/15/2015
3/12/2015QuarterlyC$0.654.77%3/12/20154/15/20154/15/2015
11/6/2014quarterlyC$0.624.67%12/11/201412/15/20141/15/2015
8/7/2014quarterlyC$0.625.05%9/11/20149/15/201410/15/2014
6/12/2014QuarterlyC$0.624.91%6/12/20147/15/20147/15/2014
2/6/2014quarterlyC$0.625.12%3/12/20143/14/20144/15/2014
12/12/2013QuarterlyC$0.585.03%12/12/20131/15/20141/15/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for BCE (TSE:BCE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/17/2016Wade OostermanDirectorSell117,608C$58.86C$6,922,406.88
2/18/2016Charles BrownDirectorSell84,006C$58.55C$4,918,551.30
2/17/2016John WatsonDirectorSell84,006C$57.82C$4,857,226.92
2/16/2016Martine TurcotteInsiderSell1,903C$57.70C$109,803.10
2/16/2016Mary Ann TurckeDirectorSell3,790C$57.70C$218,683.00
2/12/2016Robert Ellis BrownDirectorBuy3,000C$57.36C$172,080.00
6/26/2015Mirko BibicDirectorSell20,227C$54.44C$1,101,157.88
2/25/2015Thomas (Tom) LittleDirectorSell75,850C$54.75C$4,152,529.61
2/12/2015John WatsonDirectorSell9,302C$55.22C$513,656.44
2/12/2015Siim A VanaseljaInsiderSell9,222C$55.22C$509,238.84
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for BCE (TSE:BCE)
DateHeadline
fool.ca logoBCE Inc. or Enbridge Inc.: Which Is Better for Your RRSP? - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:BCE)
www.fool.ca - August 24 at 11:58 AM
business.financialpost.com logoFive things you should know before you start your work day on Aug. 23 (TSE:BCE)
business.financialpost.com - August 23 at 8:59 PM
fool.ca logoHungry for Income? Buy BCE Inc. - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:BCE)
www.fool.ca - August 23 at 3:47 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to BCE, Inc. : August 22, 2016 (TSE:BCE)
www.capitalcube.com - August 22 at 3:48 PM
News IconTelecom Services – Domestic: BCE Inc. (NYSE:BCE) Position of the day (TSE:BCE)
twincountynews.com - August 20 at 8:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInternet-based TV services could be helping stem cord-cutting for telecoms (TSE:BCE)
ca.finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 12:07 PM
fool.ca logoYawn All the Way to the Bank With BCE Inc. (TSE:BCE)
www.fool.ca - August 18 at 3:55 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBCE Inc. - A Growing Dividend Income Communications Utility Company - Seeking Alpha (TSE:BCE)
seekingalpha.com - August 17 at 11:58 AM
News IconBCE Inc. (NYSE:BCE) – Top Stock from Technology Sector - The Daily Leicester (TSE:BCE)
thedailyleicester.com - August 16 at 9:02 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoTelcos step up Internet deals in bid for Ontario customers (TSE:BCE)
www.theglobeandmail.com - August 15 at 9:21 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBCE Inc. The King Of Canada's Telecom Mountain - Seeking Alpha (TSE:BCE)
seekingalpha.com - August 15 at 3:54 PM
News IconToday's Top Gainers in the Market BCE Inc. (NYSE:BCE) from ... - The Daily Leicester (TSE:BCE)
thedailyleicester.com - August 13 at 11:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanada's telcos raise cheap money in internet bet, Fed hikes loom (TSE:BCE)
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 3:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBCE to Gain Full Control of Q9 Networks, Boost Cloud Suite (TSE:BCE)
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 4:09 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoDBRS downgrades Bell Canada and parent company BCE - The ... - The Globe and Mail (TSE:BCE)
www.theglobeandmail.com - August 9 at 10:25 PM
publicnow.com logoBell announces offering of MTN Debentures (TSE:BCE)
www.publicnow.com - August 9 at 10:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanada's Bell announces public offering of C$1.5 bln of medium term notes (TSE:BCE)
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 10:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanada's Bell announces public offering of C$1.5 billion of medium term notes (TSE:BCE)
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 10:25 PM
bloomberg.com logoCanada’s Telcos Prove Analysts Wrong With Surge of New Users (TSE:BCE)
washpost.bloomberg.com - August 9 at 4:55 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoDBRS downgrades Bell Canada and parent company BCE (TSE:BCE)
www.theglobeandmail.com - August 9 at 4:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to BCE, Inc. : August 9, 2016 (TSE:BCE)
www.capitalcube.com - August 9 at 4:55 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] BCE Buying Stakes in Q9 Networks From Co-Investors (TSE:BCE)
www.wsj.com - August 8 at 9:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of BCE.TO earnings conference call or presentation 4-Aug-16 12:00pm GMT (TSE:BCE)
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 9:32 PM
News IconBCE profit up, revenue stable (TSE:BCE)
blackburnnews.com - August 4 at 12:22 PM
nasdaq.com logoBCE Inc. Reports 12% Gain In Q2 Profit (TSE:BCE)
www.nasdaq.com - August 4 at 12:21 PM
twst.com logoBCE Inc.: BCE reports second quarter 2016 results (TSE:BCE)
www.twst.com - August 4 at 12:21 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoBCE profit tops forecasts in 'steady' quarter (TSE:BCE)
www.theglobeandmail.com - August 4 at 12:21 PM
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: BCE Inc. (NYSE:BCE) (TSE:BCE)
twincountynews.com - August 2 at 9:25 PM
nasdaq.com logoBCE Inc. (BCE) Q2 Earnings: Disappointment in the Cards? - Nasdaq (TSE:BCE)
www.nasdaq.com - August 2 at 3:46 PM
zacks.com logoBCE Inc. (BCE) Q2 Earnings: Disappointment in the Cards? (TSE:BCE)
www.zacks.com - August 2 at 8:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoResearch Reports for Facebook, DuPont, Gilead & Others (TSE:BCE)
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 2:23 PM
investornewswire.com logoCan Shares Of BCE, Inc. (NYSE:BCE) Hit $56? - Investor Newswire (TSE:BCE)
www.investornewswire.com - July 27 at 9:32 PM
News IconIs this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for BCE Inc ... - The Daily Leicester (TSE:BCE)
thedailyleicester.com - July 27 at 9:32 PM
forbes.com logoBCE's Series T Preferred Shares Yield Pushes Past 6% (TSE:BCE)
www.forbes.com - July 26 at 9:46 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoBCE Inc. (TSE:BCE) price target upped to $63 as issued in a report today by National Bank Financial (TSE:BCE)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 26 at 9:46 PM
News IconUpdate on BCE Inc. (NYSE:BCE) for the day - Twin County News (TSE:BCE)
twincountynews.com - July 26 at 3:39 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoBCE Inc. (TSE:BCE) price target upped to $63 as issued in a report ... - Breaking Finance News (TSE:BCE)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 26 at 3:39 PM
fool.ca logoCan BCE Inc. (USA) Go Any Higher? | The Motley Fool Canada - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:BCE)
www.fool.ca - July 26 at 3:39 PM
fidaily.com logoBank Of Montreal /can/ Increases Its Ownership in BCE, Inc. Common Stock (BCE) Stock - Finance Daily (TSE:BCE)
www.fidaily.com - July 25 at 9:53 PM
4-traders.com logoBCE : reports results of Series AI and AJ Preferred Share conversions (TSE:BCE)
www.4-traders.com - July 25 at 4:19 PM
News IconShares Stumbling of Late: BCE Inc. (NYSE:BCE) - TGP (TSE:BCE)
telanaganapress.com - July 23 at 5:08 AM
News IconA Look at the Stock Strength for BCE Inc. (NYSE:BCE) - Engelwood Daily (TSE:BCE)
www.engelwooddaily.com - July 23 at 5:08 AM
News IconStock Focus: Following Analyst Expectations on Shares of BCE, Inc. (NYSE:BCE) - Engelwood Daily (TSE:BCE)
www.engelwooddaily.com - July 23 at 5:08 AM
News IconIs BCE Inc.(NYSE: BCE), a large market cap stock a smart buy ... - The Daily Leicester (TSE:BCE)
thedailyleicester.com - July 22 at 11:56 AM
News IconStock Focus: Following Analyst Expectations on Shares of BCE, Inc. (NYSE:BCE) - TGP (TSE:BCE)
telanaganapress.com - July 22 at 11:56 AM
fidaily.com logoCibc World Markets Inc. Bought A Little More BCE, Inc. Common Stock (BCE) Stock In The Last Quarter - Finance Daily (TSE:BCE)
www.fidaily.com - July 21 at 9:19 PM
breakingfinancenews.com logoA report released earlier today by Citigroup about (TSE:BCE) BCE Inc. ups the target price to $63 - Breaking Finance News (TSE:BCE)
breakingfinancenews.com - July 21 at 9:19 PM
investornewswire.com logoIs $56 Price Target Attainable For BCE, Inc. (NYSE:BCE)? - Investor Newswire (TSE:BCE)
www.investornewswire.com - July 21 at 3:46 PM
News IconIntact Investment Management INC Increased Bce INC (NYSE:BCE) by $4.76 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph (TSE:BCE)
presstelegraph.com - July 21 at 3:46 PM
ftsenews.co.uk logoCitigroup Maintained BCE Inc. (NYSE:BCE) As 'Neutral' - FTSE News (TSE:BCE)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 21 at 3:46 PM

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Last Updated on 8/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff