Cogeco Company Profile (TSE:CGO)

About Cogeco (TSE:CGO)

Cogeco logoCogeco Inc. is a holding company, which operates in the communications and media sectors. The Company operates through two segments: Communications and Other. The Communications segment, through the Company's subsidiary, Cogeco Communications Inc. (Cogeco Communications), provides its residential and business customers with video, Internet and telephony services through its two-way broadband fiber networks. The Other segment consists of radio and out-of-home advertising, among others. Cogeco Communications operates in Canada as Cogeco Cable Canada GP Inc. in Quebec and Ontario, and in the United States as Atlantic Broadband LLC in western Pennsylvania, south Florida, Maryland/Delaware, South Carolina and eastern Connecticut. Through its subsidiary, Cogeco Media Acquisitions Inc. (Cogeco Media), the Company owns and operates radio stations across Quebec. Cogeco Media operates Cogeco News, which is a Quebec's news agency, feeding affiliates, independent and community radio stations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Services
  • Industry: CATV Systems
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:CGO
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: C$1.29 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 16,538,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$79.47
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$69.76
  • 52 Week Range: C$47.55 - C$83.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.19
  • P/E Growth: 2.24
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$2.34 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.55
  • Book Value: C$34.46 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.26
  • Dividend Yield: 1.7%
  • EBIDTA: C$1.04 billion
  • Net Margins: 13.69%
  • Return on Equity: 21.54%
  • Return on Assets: 5.99%
  • Average Volume: 14,921 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 0.46

Frequently Asked Questions for Cogeco (TSE:CGO)

What is Cogeco's stock symbol?

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

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

Cogeco announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 17th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 27th will be paid a dividend of 0.34 per share on Thursday, August 10th. This represents a $1.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.74%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, July 25th. This is a positive change from Cogeco's previous quarterly dividend of $0.20. View Cogeco's Dividend History.

How were Cogeco's earnings last quarter?

Cogeco Inc. (TSE:CGO) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 14th. The company reported $1.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.39 by $0.29. The firm had revenue of $557.79 million for the quarter. Cogeco had a net margin of 13.69% and a return on equity of 21.54%. View Cogeco's Earnings History.

When will Cogeco make its next earnings announcement?

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

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

4 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Cogeco's stock. Their predictions range from C$60.00 to C$95.00. On average, they expect Cogeco's stock price to reach C$73.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Cogeco.

Who are some of Cogeco's key competitors?

Who are Cogeco's key executives?

Cogeco's 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
  • Richard Lachance, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cogeco Diffusion Inc.
  • Luc Noiseux, Senior Vice President, Chief Technology and Strategy Officer
  • Christian Jolivet, Vice President - Corporate Affairs, Chief Legal Officer, Secretary
  • Rene Guimond, Vice President - Public Affairs and Communications
  • Diane Nyisztor, Vice President - Corporate Human Resources
  • Elisabetta Bigsby, Independent Director
  • Pierre L. Comtois, Independent Director

How do I buy Cogeco stock?

Shares of Cogeco 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's stock price today?

One share of Cogeco stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$77.94.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cogeco (TSE CGO)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  77 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  83 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  160
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cogeco 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 (TSE:CGO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: C$73.75

Analysts' Ratings History for Cogeco (TSE:CGO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/17/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$89.00 -> C$95.00View Rating Details
7/4/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformView Rating Details
4/11/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetC$56.00 -> C$60.00View Rating Details
1/13/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$61.00 -> C$64.00View Rating Details
1/14/2016Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetC$80.00 -> C$81.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cogeco (TSE:CGO)
Earnings by Quarter for Cogeco (TSE:CGO)
Earnings History by Quarter for Cogeco (TSE CGO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/31/2017C$1.34N/AView Earnings Details
7/14/2015Q3C$1.39C$1.10C$557.79 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/9/2014C$1.32C$2.04C$536.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/11/2014C$1.00C$1.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cogeco (TSE:CGO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.41 EPS


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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Cogeco (TSE:CGO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cogeco (TSE:CGO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cogeco (TSE:CGO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/2/2017Elizabeth AlvesInsiderSell474C$75.80C$35,929.20
4/13/2017Elizabeth AlvesInsiderSell91C$65.10C$5,924.10
2/25/2016Gestion Audem Inc.InsiderSell144,090C$51.38C$7,403,344.20
2/23/2016Nathalie DorvalInsiderSell137C$53.85C$7,377.45
1/20/2016Elizabeth AlvesInsiderSell117C$49.01C$5,733.94
1/18/2016James Charles CherryDirectorBuy450C$49.40C$22,230.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Cogeco (TSE:CGO)
Latest Headlines for Cogeco (TSE:CGO)
DateHeadline logoAlignvest, AuRico at 52-Week Highs - - August 31 at 10:04 PM logoCOGECO, Quebecor and Transat AT Hit New 52 Week Highs - - August 22 at 10:45 PM logoEdited Transcript of CGO.TO earnings conference call or presentation 14-Jul-17 3:00pm GMT - August 16 at 5:35 PM logoIGM Highs 52-Week High on Earnings - - August 3 at 6:41 PM logoInsider Selling: Cogeco Inc. (CGO) Insider Sells 474 Shares of Stock - August 3 at 1:24 PM logoCogeco, Inc. :CGO-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : August 2, 2017 - August 2 at 5:52 PM logoCogeco Announces Renewal of its Normal Course Issuer Bid - July 31 at 5:06 PM logoCogeco, Fairfax at 52-Week Highs - - July 25 at 5:06 PM - Cogeco, Fairfax at 52-Week Highs - - July 20 at 1:43 AM logoCogeco Inc. (CGO) Raises Dividend to $0.34 Per Share - July 18 at 1:04 PM logoCogeco Inc. (CGO) Price Target Raised to C$95.00 at TD Securities - July 17 at 9:02 PM logoEdited Transcript of CGO.TO earnings conference call or presentation 14-Jul-17 3:00pm GMT - July 15 at 12:14 AM logoCogeco Inc.’s Q3 Earnings Beat Estimates - July 14 at 7:11 PM logoCogeco Inc. Releases its Results for the Third Quarter of Fiscal 2017 - Benzinga - July 13 at 6:13 PM logoCogeco Inc. Releases its Results for the Third Quarter of Fiscal 2017 - July 13 at 6:12 PM logoCogeco, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CGO-CA : June 23, 2017 - June 23 at 4:52 PM logoCogeco, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CGO-CA : June 12, 2017 - June 13 at 12:42 PM logoCogeco (CGO) Shares Cross 2% Yield Mark - June 6 at 9:29 PM logoCogeco, Descartes, Cineplex Out with News, Hit 52-Week High - May 2 at 12:36 PM logoCogeco Inc. (CGO) Price Target Increased to C$60.00 by Analysts at Barclays PLC - April 14 at 4:01 PM logoCogeco Inc. (CGO) PT Raised to C$89.00 - April 10 at 3:17 PM logoCogeco, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CGO-CA : April 10, 2017 - April 10 at 12:23 PM logoEdited Transcript of CGO.TO earnings conference call or presentation 7-Apr-17 3:00pm GMT - April 8 at 10:39 AM logoRoyal Bank of Canada Reiterates "Sector Perform" Rating for Cogeco Inc. (CGO) - April 7 at 4:50 PM logoMorning News Call - Canada, April 6 - April 7 at 4:15 PM logoCogeco Inc. Releases Its Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2017 - April 7 at 8:56 AM logoCogeco Inc. (CGO) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday - April 5 at 7:03 AM logoRocky Mountain, Fortress at 52-Week High - January 20 at 5:25 PM logoCogeco Inc. Announces Voting Results on the Election of Directors Held During its Annual Shareholders' Meeting - January 13 at 4:58 PM logoEdited Transcript of CGO.TO earnings conference call or presentation 12-Jan-17 2:30pm GMT - January 12 at 9:37 PM logoQ1 2017 COGECO Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - January 11 at 4:42 PM logoEdited Transcript of CGO.TO earnings conference call or presentation 3-Nov-16 6:00pm GMT - November 4 at 12:56 PM



Cogeco (CGO) Chart for Monday, September, 25, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/25/2017 by Staff