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: $60.63
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $61.66
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $60.50
  • 52-Week Range: C$52.38 - C$63.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.20
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $52.80B
  • Outstanding Shares: 869,508,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BCE (TSE:BCE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: C$62.15

Analysts' Ratings History for BCE (TSE:BCE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/15/2016GabelliReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
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 9/26/2014 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$0.684.39%9/13/20169/15/201610/15/2016
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
baystreet.ca logoBCE is a 4.5 Percent Yielder (TSE:BCE)
www.baystreet.ca - September 26 at 3:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew Research Reports for Qualcomm, BCE & DISH Network (TSE:BCE)
finance.yahoo.com - September 21 at 4:41 PM
News IconRogers Communications Inc, BCE Inc CEO trade barbs over which ... - Vancouver Sun (TSE:BCE)
www.vancouversun.com - September 20 at 3:44 PM
fool.ca logoTelecom Showdown: Which 1 Should You Buy? (TSE:BCE)
www.fool.ca - September 20 at 9:42 AM
fool.ca logoWhy BCE Inc. Is Perfect for Your Portfolio (TSE:BCE)
www.fool.ca - September 19 at 4:41 PM
News IconHigh Market Cap Stock of the Day – BCE Inc. (NYSE:BCE) (TSE:BCE)
twincountynews.com - September 19 at 4:41 PM
fool.ca logoWhy BCE Inc. Is Perfect for Your Portfolio - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:BCE)
www.fool.ca - September 17 at 3:43 PM
fool.ca logoRetirees: Should You Buy RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust or BCE Inc. Today? - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:BCE)
www.fool.ca - September 16 at 3:45 PM
fool.ca logoBCE Inc. or Telus Corporation: Which Should You Own? (TSE:BCE)
www.fool.ca - September 15 at 4:19 PM
News IconA Reversal for BCE Inc. Is Not Near. The Stock Rises Again ... - Chester News (TSE:BCE)
www.chesterindependent.com - September 14 at 8:58 PM
fool.ca logoDividend Investors: Is BCE Inc. or Inter Pipeline Ltd. a Better Pick Today? - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:BCE)
www.fool.ca - September 14 at 3:46 PM
News IconA Reversal for BCE Inc. Is Not Near. The Stock Gaps Down - Frisco Fastball (TSE:BCE)
friscofastball.com - September 13 at 4:47 PM
fool.ca logoForget BCE Inc.: Get These 2 Stocks for the Price of 1 - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:BCE)
www.fool.ca - September 13 at 4:47 PM
business.financialpost.com logoRogers Communications Inc, BCE Inc CEO trade barbs over which company has the fastest mobile network - Financial Post (TSE:BCE)
business.financialpost.com - September 13 at 4:47 PM
bizjournals.com logoBayou City Energy Purchases Preferred Stock in High Mesa, an Established STACK Operator (TSE:BCE)
www.bizjournals.com - September 12 at 8:34 AM
News IconIs BCE Inc.(NYSE: BCE), a large market cap stock a smart buy ... - The Daily Leicester (TSE:BCE)
thedailyleicester.com - September 10 at 3:40 PM
forbes.com logoEx-Div Reminder for BCE - Forbes (TSE:BCE)
www.forbes.com - September 9 at 3:43 PM
nasdaq.com logoBCE Named Top 25 Dividend Stock With 4.44% Yield (BCE) (TSE:BCE)
www.nasdaq.com - September 9 at 8:35 AM
News IconToday's Top Gainers in the Market BCE Inc. (NYSE:BCE) from Technology - The Daily Leicester (TSE:BCE)
thedailyleicester.com - September 8 at 3:41 PM
News IconCRTC: Many question value of basic TV packages (TSE:BCE)
www.torontosun.com - September 7 at 8:53 PM
fool.ca logoShould BCE Inc. or Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce Be in Your RRSP? (TSE:BCE)
www.fool.ca - September 7 at 8:53 PM
fool.ca logoShould BCE Inc. or Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce Be in Your RRSP? - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:BCE)
www.fool.ca - September 7 at 3:46 PM
fool.ca logoShould BCE Inc. or Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce Be in Your RRSP? - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:BCE)
www.fool.ca - September 7 at 3:46 PM
prnewswire.com logoTelecom Services Stocks Technical Reports -- Windstream ... - PR Newswire (press release) (TSE:BCE)
www.prnewswire.com - September 6 at 8:53 PM
publicnow.com logoBell Fibe TV to be available as a standalone TV service in early 2017 (TSE:BCE)
www.publicnow.com - September 6 at 8:53 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoCourt rules against Bell’s attempt to swap Super Bowl commercials (TSE:BCE)
www.theglobeandmail.com - September 6 at 3:50 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to BCE, Inc. : September 6, 2016 (TSE:BCE)
www.capitalcube.com - September 6 at 3:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBCE Inc (BCE) Downgraded to Sell on Falling Revenues - Yahoo Finance (TSE:BCE)
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 12:12 PM
nasdaq.com logoBCE Inc (BCE) Downgraded to Sell on Falling Revenues - Nasdaq (TSE:BCE)
www.nasdaq.com - August 31 at 3:44 PM
business.financialpost.com logoBCE Inc.'s Bell Mobility is Canada's fastest wireless network for the second year in a row - Financial Post (TSE:BCE)
business.financialpost.com - August 31 at 3:44 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: BCE Inc. (NYSE:BCE) from Telecom ... - Twin County News (TSE:BCE)
twincountynews.com - August 31 at 8:35 AM
News IconHow has BCE Inc.:(NYSE:BCE) performed recently? - The Daily Leicester (TSE:BCE)
thedailyleicester.com - August 30 at 3:47 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBCE: Growth Through Acquisitions - Seeking Alpha (TSE:BCE)
seekingalpha.com - August 30 at 3:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBCE Subsidiary Launches Home Hub 3000 WiFi Services (TSE:BCE)
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 3:47 PM
capitalcube.com logoBCE, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BCE-CA : August 30, 2016 (TSE:BCE)
www.capitalcube.com - August 30 at 9:09 AM
4-traders.com logoManitoba Telecom Services : Bell and MTS to expand LTE wireless service in Glenboro (TSE:BCE)
www.4-traders.com - August 29 at 9:26 PM
business.financialpost.com logoBell promises to deploy fibre Internet in Churchill, Manitoba if MTS deal passes (TSE:BCE)
business.financialpost.com - August 29 at 9:26 PM
publicnow.com logoBell and MTS bringing the power of the Fibe network to Churchill, Manitoba (TSE:BCE)
www.publicnow.com - August 29 at 4:21 PM
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

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Last Updated on 9/26/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff