Cogeco Communications Company Profile (TSE:CCA)

About Cogeco Communications (TSE:CCA)

Cogeco Communications logoCogeco Communications Inc., formerly Cogeco Cable Inc., is a Canada-based communications company. The Company provides residential and business customers with video, Internet and telephony services through its two-way broadband fiber networks. The Company operates through three segments: Canadian broadband services, American broadband services and Business information and communications technology (Business ICT) services. The Canadian and American broadband services segments provide a range of video, Internet and telephony services primarily to residential customers and also provide business services to small and medium sized businesses across their coverage areas. The Business ICT services segment provides colocation, network connectivity, hosting, cloud and a portfolio of managed services primarily in Canada, the United States and Europe to small, medium and large enterprises around the world.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$4.35 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 49,237,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$90.56
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$80.89
  • 52 Week Range: C$60.62 - C$94.43
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.44
  • P/E Growth: 3.11
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$2.22 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.96
  • Book Value: C$31.68 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.79
  • Dividend Yield: 1.7%
  • EBIDTA: C$1.01 billion
  • Net Margins: 13.48%
  • Return on Equity: 19.97%
  • Return on Assets: 5.75%
  • Average Volume: 71,503 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 10

Frequently Asked Questions for Cogeco Communications (TSE:CCA)

What is Cogeco Communications' stock symbol?

Cogeco Communications trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "CCA."

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

Cogeco Communications declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 25th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 10th will be paid a dividend of 0.43 per share on Thursday, August 10th. This represents a $1.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, July 25th. View Cogeco Communications' Dividend History.

How were Cogeco Communications' earnings last quarter?

Cogeco Communications Inc (TSE:CCA) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 14th. The company reported $1.07 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.42 by $0.35. The business had revenue of $516.43 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $525.13 million. Cogeco Communications had a return on equity of 19.97% and a net margin of 13.48%. View Cogeco Communications' Earnings History.

When will Cogeco Communications make its next earnings announcement?

Cogeco Communications is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Cogeco Communications.

Where is Cogeco Communications' stock going? Where will Cogeco Communications' stock price be in 2017?

7 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Cogeco Communications' stock. Their predictions range from C$67.00 to C$95.00. On average, they expect Cogeco Communications' stock price to reach C$83.44 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Cogeco Communications.

Who are some of Cogeco Communications' key competitors?

Who are Cogeco Communications' key executives?

Cogeco Communications' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jan E. Peeters, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Louis Audet, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Patrice Ouimet, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Philippe Jette, President of Cogeco Peer 1
  • Richard J. Shea, President and Chief Executive Officer of Atlantic Broadband
  • Kenneth Edward Smithard, President of Cogeco Connexion
  • Luc Noiseux, Senior Vice-President and Chief Technology and Strategy Officer
  • Christian Jolivet, Senior Vice president - Corporate Affairs, Chief Legal Officer, Secretary
  • Jaime Leverton, Vice-President and General Manager - Canada and Asia Pacific
  • Pierre Maheux, Vice President, Corporate Controller

How do I buy Cogeco Communications stock?

Shares of Cogeco Communications 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 Cogeco Communications' stock price today?

One share of Cogeco Communications stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$88.32.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cogeco Communications (TSE CCA)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  217 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  212 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  429
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cogeco Communications and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cogeco Communications (TSE:CCA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.86)
Consensus Price Target: C$83.44

Analysts' Ratings History for Cogeco Communications (TSE:CCA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/20/2017MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralC$90.00View Rating Details
7/18/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetReduceC$80.00 -> C$83.00View Rating Details
7/17/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket PerformC$82.00 -> C$84.00View Rating Details
7/17/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetC$75.00 -> C$80.00View Rating Details
7/11/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$83.00 -> C$95.00View Rating Details
7/11/2017DesjardinsDowngradeBuy -> HoldC$79.00 -> C$87.50View Rating Details
7/11/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$76.00 -> C$81.00View Rating Details
1/9/2017National Bank FinancialDowngradeOutperform Market Weight -> Sector Perform Market WeightView Rating Details
7/8/2016CIBCLower Price TargetC$79.00 -> C$75.00View Rating Details
7/8/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetC$81.00 -> C$72.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cogeco Communications (TSE:CCA)
Earnings by Quarter for Cogeco Communications (TSE:CCA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Cogeco Communications (TSE CCA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/31/2017C$1.47N/AView Earnings Details
7/14/2015Q3C$1.42C$1.07C$525.13 millionC$516.43 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/9/2014C$1.23C$1.19C$489.29 millionC$496.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/11/2014C$1.09C$1.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cogeco Communications (TSE:CCA)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.77
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$1.33$1.35$1.34
Q2 20172$1.43$1.50$1.47
Q3 20172$1.43$1.44$1.44
Q4 20171$1.53$1.53$1.53
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History by Quarter for Cogeco Communications (TSE CCA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Cogeco Communications (TSE:CCA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cogeco Communications (TSE:CCA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cogeco Communications (TSE:CCA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/29/2017Andrée PinardInsiderSell50C$91.41C$4,570.50
8/14/2017Christian JolivetInsiderSell100C$92.03C$9,203.00
8/2/2017Elizabeth AlvesInsiderSell996C$87.05C$86,701.80
7/20/2017René GuimondInsiderSell900C$87.44C$78,696.00
7/18/2017Pierre MaheuxInsiderSell100C$84.86C$8,486.00
4/13/2017Elizabeth AlvesInsiderSell46C$76.43C$3,515.78
2/14/2017Jacques RoyerDirectorBuy545C$73.19C$39,888.55
2/3/2017Andrée PinardInsiderSell200C$72.34C$14,468.00
1/25/2017Ken SmithardInsiderSell670C$71.42C$47,851.40
2/26/2016Nathalie DorvalInsiderSell600C$63.00C$37,800.00
2/25/2016Louis AudetDirectorSell700C$62.98C$44,086.00
2/24/2016Louis AudetDirectorSell400C$62.86C$25,144.00
1/26/2016Louise St-PierreInsiderSell3,429C$61.29C$210,163.41
1/25/2016Lib GibsonDirectorBuy500C$62.68C$31,340.00
11/4/2015Carole SalomonDirectorBuy1,000C$68.95C$68,950.00
8/31/2015Andr�E PinardInsiderSell2,567C$66.48C$170,654.16
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Cogeco Communications (TSE:CCA)
Latest Headlines for Cogeco Communications (TSE:CCA)
DateHeadline logoCogeco Communications Inc. to Participate in CIBC Capital Markets' 16th Annual Eastern Institutional Investor Conference - September 20 at 5:48 PM logoCogeco Communications Inc (CCA) Downgraded to "Neutral" at Macquarie - September 20 at 3:16 PM logoCanadian Communication Services Stocks under Review NeuLion Quebecor Cogeco Communications and NTG Clarity Networks - September 15 at 5:21 PM logoCogeco Communications Inc (CCA) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - September 9 at 8:38 PM logoPacific Insight at 52-Week High After Takeover Bid - September 7 at 5:08 PM logoCogeco Communications Inc. to Participate in BMO Capital Markets' 18th Annual Media & Telecom Conference - September 5 at 6:33 PM logoChorus Leads Parade of Stocks at 52-Week Highs - - September 1 at 5:16 PM logoAlignvest, AuRico at 52-Week Highs - August 31 at 4:55 PM logoAtlantic Broadband Deploys Gigabit Internet Service in Miami - August 29 at 5:20 PM logoCogeco Communications Inc (CCA) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - August 16 at 12:42 AM logoResearch Initiated on Communication Services Stocks, NeuLion, Quebecor, Cogeco Communications, and NTG Clarity Networks - August 11 at 5:25 PM logoCogeco, Canfor at 52-Week Highs - August 8 at 4:46 PM logoElizabeth Alves Sells 996 Shares of Cogeco Communications Inc (CCA) Stock - August 3 at 1:24 PM logoCogeco Communications, Inc. :CCA-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : August 2, 2017 - August 2 at 5:42 PM logoCogeco Announces Renewal of its Normal Course Issuer Bid - MarketWatch - August 1 at 10:47 PM logoIs Cogeco Communications Inc. a Buy After Recent Earnings Results? - The Motley Fool Canada - July 26 at 5:33 PM logoCogeco Communications (USA) II L.P. -- Moody's assigns a B1 to Cogeco's new senior secured credit facility with secured structure - July 26 at 5:33 PM logoCogeco Communications Inc (TSE:CCA) to Issue $0.43 Quarterly Dividend - July 24 at 5:48 PM logoRené Guimond Sells 900 Shares of Cogeco Communications Inc (CCA) Stock - July 22 at 7:23 AM logoCogeco Communications Inc (CCA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - July 22 at 12:12 AM logoFY2018 Earnings Estimate for Cogeco Communications Inc (TSE:CCA) Issued By Desjardins - July 19 at 1:48 PM logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Cogeco Communications Inc Increased by Desjardins (CCA) - July 18 at 10:49 AM logoCogeco Communications Inc (TSE:CCA) PT Raised to C$84.00 - July 17 at 9:02 PM logoCogeco Communications Inc. Releases its Results for the Third Quarter of Fiscal 2017 - July 13 at 6:01 PM logoNational Bank Financial Brokers Reduce Earnings Estimates for Cogeco Communications Inc (TSE:CCA) - July 13 at 2:38 PM logoTD Securities Lowers Cogeco Communications Inc (TSE:CCA) to Reduce - July 12 at 5:28 PM logoDesjardins Comments on Cogeco Communications Inc's FY2018 Earnings (CCA) - July 12 at 3:12 PM logoCogeco Communications Inc Expected to Earn Q3 2017 Earnings of $1.43 Per Share (TSE:CCA) - July 12 at 8:34 AM logoCogeco Communications (USA) L.P. -- Moody's affirms Cogeco's ratings following $1.4b acquisition of MetroCast assets - July 11 at 11:00 PM logoCogeco Communications Inc (CCA) Rating Lowered to Hold at Desjardins - July 11 at 2:58 PM logoCogeco Communications Inc (TSE:CCA) PT Raised to C$95.00 - July 11 at 2:58 PM logoBMO Capital Markets Reiterates "Market Perform" Rating for Cogeco Communications Inc (TSE:CCA) - July 11 at 2:58 PM logoCogeco Beefs Up U.S. Presence With Metrocast Acquisition - July 10 at 4:59 PM logoCogeco To Buy MetroCast From Harron Communications For US$1.4 Bln - July 10 at 4:59 PM logoCogeco unit to buy MetroCast cable systems from Harron Communications for $1.4 billion - July 10 at 4:59 PM logoCogeco Communications Inc. Announces That Atlantic Broadband Will Acquire All of the Metrocast Cable Systems - July 10 at 4:58 PM logoCogeco Jumps After $1.4 Billion MetroCast Acquisition Deal - July 10 at 4:58 PM logoCogeco to buy MetroCast assets for $1.4 bln to expand in the U.S. - July 10 at 4:58 PM logo[$$] Cogeco Communications Expands U.S. Market Share With MetroCast Buy - July 10 at 4:58 PM logoDaily Coverage on Communication Services Stocks: NeuLion, Quebecor, Cogeco Communications, and NTG Clarity Networks - July 6 at 6:15 PM logoCogeco Communications Inc (CCA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - June 27 at 12:57 AM - The Most Lucrative Real Estate On The Planet - - June 21 at 5:17 PM logoCogeco Inc. and Cogeco Communications Inc. Schedule the Release of Their Financial Results for the Third Quarter of Fiscal 2017 and Related Conference Call - June 21 at 5:17 PM logoCogeco Communications, Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:CCA) : June 19, 2017 - June 19 at 6:46 PM logoCogeco Communications, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CCA-CA : June 16, 2017 - June 16 at 4:55 PM logoResearch Reports Initiated on Communication Services Stocks: NeuLion, Quebecor, Cogeco Communications, and NTG Clarity Networks - May 30 at 12:11 PM logoCogeco Peer 1 Launches New Partner Portal and Customized Partner Programs - May 17 at 11:46 AM logoCogeco Peer 1 Names Jaime Leverton Vice President and General Manager, Canada and APAC - May 15 at 3:53 PM logoCogeco Communications Inc (CCA) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - May 5 at 4:39 PM logoAtlantic Broadband Expands International Channel Offering with Russian, French and German Content from IMD - April 28 at 5:08 PM



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