TSE:BCE - BCE Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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C$58.09 +0.20 (+0.35 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseC$58.09
Today's RangeC$57.80 - C$58.34
52-Week RangeC$50.72 - C$58.34
Volume1.32 million shs
Average Volume1.63 million shs
Market CapitalizationC$52.16 billion
P/E Ratio18.74
Dividend Yield5.48%
BetaN/A
BCE Inc., a telecommunications and media company, provides wireless, wireline, Internet, and television (TV) services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in Canada. The company operates through three segments: Bell Wireless, Bell Wireline, and Bell Media. The Bell Wireless segment offers integrated digital wireless voice and data communications products and services. The Bell Wireline segment provides data, including Internet access, Internet protocol TV and telephony, local telephone, and long distance, as well as other communications services and products; and satellite TV and connectivity services. This segment also offers home security and monitoring services; competitive local exchange carrier services; business service solutions, such as hosting and cloud, managed, professional, and infrastructure services; virtual private networks, point-to-point data networks, and international network solutions; and Web and audio conferencing, and email solutions. The Bell Media segment offers conventional, specialty, and pay TV; and digital media, radio broadcasting, and out-of-home advertising services, as well as sports and other event production and broadcasting services. This segment owns and operates approximately 30 conventional TV stations; 34 specialty and 4 pay TV channels; 105 licensed radio stations; 31,000 advertising faces; and 200 Websites and approximately 30 apps. The company also distributes mobile products. BCE Inc. offers its services through a network of corporate and dealer-owned retail stores, national retailers, and call center representatives, as well as Websites and door-to-door sales representatives. The company was formerly known as Bell Canada Enterprises Inc. BCE Inc. was founded in 1880 and is headquartered in Verdun, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Telecom Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorCommunication Services
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+1-514-7868424

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$23.47 billion
Cash FlowC$0.48 per share
Book ValueC$18.21 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees51,679
Market CapC$52.16 billion
Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

BCE (TSE:BCE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BCE's stock symbol?

BCE trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "BCE."

How often does BCE pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BCE?

BCE announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 7th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.7925 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $3.17 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.46%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 14th. This is a boost from BCE's previous quarterly dividend of $0.76. View BCE's Dividend History.

How were BCE's earnings last quarter?

BCE Inc. (TSE:BCE) posted its earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The company reported $0.96 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.93 by $0.03. The firm earned $5.88 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.86 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.68 earnings per share. View BCE's Earnings History.

When is BCE's next earnings date?

BCE is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for BCE.

What price target have analysts set for BCE?

6 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for BCE's shares. Their predictions range from C$58.00 to C$62.00. On average, they anticipate BCE's stock price to reach C$59.65 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BCE.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BCE?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BCE in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for BCE.

Has BCE been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about BCE stock have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative 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 -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. BCE earned a coverage optimism score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of BCE's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BCE own?

Who are BCE's key executives?

BCE's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. George Alexander Cope O.C. C.M., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Glen LeBlanc FCMA, EVP, CFO & Vice Chair of Atlantic (Age 51)
  • Mr. Wade Oosterman, Vice Chair, Group Pres of Bell Media & Chief Brand Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. John Watson, Exec. VP of Customer Experience (Age 55)
  • Mr. Stephen Guy Howe, Exec. VP & CTO of Bell Canada

How do I buy shares of BCE?

Shares of BCE and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is BCE's stock price today?

One share of BCE stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$58.09.

How big of a company is BCE?

BCE has a market capitalization of C$52.16 billion and generates C$23.47 billion in revenue each year. BCE employs 51,679 workers across the globe.

What is BCE's official website?

The official website for BCE is http://www.bce.ca/.

How can I contact BCE?

BCE's mailing address is Tour A-7, 1 Carref Alexander-Graham-Bell, VERDUN, QC H3E 3B3, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-514-7868424.


MarketBeat Community Rating for BCE (TSE BCE)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  320 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  573 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  893
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BCE and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BCE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BCE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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