Cineplex Company Profile (TSE:CGX)

About Cineplex (TSE:CGX)

Cineplex logoCineplex Inc. (Cineplex) is a Canada-based film exhibition company. The Company's segments include Exhibition and Media. The Exhibition segment includes all direct and ancillary revenues from theatre attendance, including box office and food service revenues. The Exhibition segment also includes amusement gaming and leisure, theatre rentals and digital commerce rental and sales. The Media segment consists of two operating segments: Cineplex Media and Cineplex Digital Media. Cineplex Media consists of all in-theatre advertising revenues and costs, including pre-show, show time, magazine and lobby advertising. Cineplex Digital Media is engaged in the design, installation and operations of digital signage networks, along with advertising on certain networks. The Company has theatres in approximately 10 provinces. Its subsidiaries include Famous Players Limited Partnership, Galaxy Entertainment Inc., Cineplex Digital Media Inc., Cineplex Digital Networks Inc. and Cineplex Starburst Inc.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Services
  • Industry: Entertainment - Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:CGX
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: C$2.44 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 63,539,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$38.79
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$46.88
  • 52 Week Range: C$34.43 - C$54.81
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 32.48
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$1.52 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.60
  • Book Value: C$11.42 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.36
  • Dividend Yield: 4.4%
  • EBITDA: C$228.57 million
  • Net Margins: 0.38%
  • Return on Equity: 0.78%
  • Return on Assets: 0.32%
  • Average Volume: 294,429 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 8.63

Frequently Asked Questions for Cineplex (TSE:CGX)

What is Cineplex's stock symbol?

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

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

Cineplex announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, September 19th. Investors of record on Friday, September 29th will be given a dividend of 0.14 per share on Tuesday, October 31st. This represents a $1.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.38%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 28th. View Cineplex's Dividend History.

How were Cineplex's earnings last quarter?

Cineplex Inc (TSE:CGX) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 13th. The company reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.54 by $0.23. The firm earned $345.54 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $355.47 million. Cineplex had a return on equity of 0.78% and a net margin of 0.38%. View Cineplex's Earnings History.

When will Cineplex make its next earnings announcement?

Cineplex is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 14th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Cineplex.

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

7 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Cineplex's shares. Their predictions range from C$42.00 to C$52.00. On average, they anticipate Cineplex's share price to reach C$47.63 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Cineplex.

Who are some of Cineplex's key competitors?

Who are Cineplex's key executives?

Cineplex's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Ellis Jacob, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Gord Nelson, Chief Financial Officer
  • Dan McGrath, Chief Operating Officer
  • Michael Kennedy, Executive Vice President - Filmed Entertainment
  • Jeffrey Kent, Chief Technology Officer
  • Pat Marshall, Vice President, Investor Relations Officer
  • Anne Fitzgerald, Chief Legal Officer, Corporate Secretary
  • Jordan R. Banks, Independent Director
  • Robert W. Bruce, Independent Director
  • Joan T. Dea, Independent Director

How do I buy Cineplex stock?

Shares of Cineplex 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 Cineplex's stock price today?

One share of Cineplex stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$38.33.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cineplex (TSE CGX)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  289 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  285 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  574
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cineplex 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 Cineplex (TSE:CGX) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.86)
Consensus Price Target: C$47.63
Consensus Price Target History for Cineplex (TSE:CGX)
Price Target History for Cineplex (TSE:CGX)
Analysts' Ratings History for Cineplex (TSE:CGX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/26/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Lower Price TargetOutperformC$52.00 -> C$46.00View Rating Details
9/20/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperformC$46.00View Rating Details
9/6/2017BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperformC$48.00 -> C$44.00View Rating Details
8/17/2017National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetSector PerformC$46.00 -> C$42.00View Rating Details
8/3/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformC$54.00 -> C$50.00View Rating Details
8/3/2017TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyC$64.00 -> C$52.00View Rating Details
8/3/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuyC$59.00 -> C$51.00View Rating Details
8/3/2017CIBCLower Price TargetC$55.00 -> C$50.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cineplex (TSE:CGX)
Earnings by Quarter for Cineplex (TSE:CGX)
Earnings History by Quarter for Cineplex (TSE CGX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/6/2017N/AView Earnings Details
8/13/2015Q2C$0.54C$0.31C$355.47 millionC$345.54 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014C$0.40C$0.37C$327.59 millionC$323.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014C$0.14C$0.08C$282.61 millionC$280.02 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cineplex (TSE:CGX)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.24
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.36$0.43$0.40
Q2 20172$0.46$0.63$0.55
Q3 20172$0.52$0.57$0.55
Q4 20172$0.73$0.77$0.75
Q1 20182$0.37$0.49$0.43
Q2 20181$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q3 20181$0.64$0.64$0.64
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History by Quarter for Cineplex (TSE CGX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/18/2014nov 14$0.1311/28/201412/31/2014
10/21/2014oct 14$0.1310/31/201411/28/2014
9/18/2014sep 14$0.133.66%9/26/20149/30/201410/31/2014
8/19/2014aug 14$0.138/29/20149/30/2014
7/21/2014jul 14$0.137/31/20148/31/2014
6/18/2014jun 14$0.133.6%6/26/20146/30/20147/31/2014
5/20/2014may 14$0.135/30/20146/30/2014
4/17/2014apr 14$0.124/30/20145/30/2014
3/19/2014mar 14$0.123.45%3/27/20143/31/20144/30/2014
2/18/2014feb 14$0.123.53%2/26/20142/28/20143/31/2014
1/21/2014jan 14$0.121/31/20142/28/2014
12/17/2013dec 13$0.1212/31/20131/31/2014
11/19/2013nov 13$0.1211/29/201312/31/2013
10/21/2013oct 13$0.1210/31/201311/29/2013
9/18/2013sep 13$0.129/30/201310/31/2013
8/20/2013aug 13$0.128/30/20139/30/2013
7/19/2013jul 13$0.127/31/20138/30/2013
6/18/2013jun 13$0.126/28/20137/31/2013
5/21/2013may 13$0.125/31/20136/30/2013
4/18/2013apr 13$0.114/30/20135/31/2013
3/18/2013mar 13$0.113/28/20134/30/2013
2/15/2013feb 13$0.112/28/20133/28/2013
1/21/2013jan 13$0.111/31/20132/28/2013
12/19/2012dec 12$0.1112/31/20121/31/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Cineplex (TSE:CGX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cineplex (TSE:CGX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cineplex (TSE:CGX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/7/2017Daniel F McgrathInsiderBuy10,000C$38.59C$385,900.00
3/3/2017Donna Marie HayesDirectorBuy550C$50.22C$27,621.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Cineplex (TSE:CGX)
Latest Headlines for Cineplex (TSE:CGX)
DateHeadline logoCineplex Inc.: Buy the Dip and Earn That Yield - October 20 at 3:30 PM logoCineplex Inc. Announces its October 2017 Dividend - October 19 at 5:41 PM logoDaily Coverage on Consumer Cyclical Stocks, Corus Entertainment, Cineplex, and Oculus VisionTech - October 11 at 6:38 PM logoCineplex Inc. Announces Timing of Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call - October 11 at 6:38 PM logoIt's All Fun and Games: The Rec Room at Calgary's Deerfoot City is Now Officially Open - October 11 at 6:38 PM logoGordon Pape: My Balanced Portfolio has gained 8% annually, but I’m disappointed - October 10 at 6:20 PM logoCineplex Inc.: The Perfect Stock for Retirees - October 6 at 5:22 PM logoDid Cineplex Inc (TSX:CGX) Create Value For Shareholders? - October 5 at 11:31 AM logoCineplex Community Day Event Provides Free, Family-Friendly Movies Across Canada - October 4 at 12:20 PM logoCineplex Inc (CGX) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - October 4 at 11:17 AM logoETFs with exposure to Cineplex, Inc. : September 27, 2017 - October 2 at 4:46 PM logoCineplex, Inc. : CGX-CA: Dividend Analysis : September 29th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 29, 2017 - October 2 at 4:46 PM logoLet the Games Begin: Cineplex Announces Roll-Out of New 'Playdium' Concept - October 2 at 4:46 PM logoFY2018 EPS Estimates for Cineplex Inc (CGX) Lifted by National Bank Financial - October 2 at 7:46 AM logoNational Bank Financial Weighs in on Cineplex Inc's FY2017 Earnings (CGX) - September 29 at 5:58 AM logoCineplex Inc (CGX) PT Lowered to C$46.00 - September 26 at 3:10 PM logoCineplex Announces Credit Facility Update - September 25 at 7:40 PM logoScotiabank Reaffirms Outperform Rating for Cineplex Inc (CGX) - September 20 at 3:16 PM logoCineplex Inc (CGX) Announces $0.14 Monthly Dividend - September 20 at 11:56 AM logoCineplex Inc. Announces Its September 2017 Dividend - September 19 at 5:12 PM logoD-BOX Technologies to Offer Canadians First Ever D-BOX VR Cinematic Experience at Cineplex's Scotiabank Theatre Ottawa - September 19 at 5:12 PM logoCineplex Is Trying to Shore Up the Cracks With a Share Buyback - September 12 at 5:46 PM logoCineplex Inc (CGX) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - September 9 at 1:44 PM logoCineplex Inc (CGX) Insider Daniel F. Mcgrath Purchases 10,000 Shares - September 7 at 1:26 PM logoDinner and a Movie: 1 Stock Is Hot. 1 Is Not - The Motley Fool Canada - September 7 at 3:14 AM logoBMO Capital Markets Cuts Cineplex Inc (CGX) Price Target to C$44.00 - September 6 at 2:08 PM logoCineplex Announces Normal Course Issuer Bid - September 5 at 6:41 PM logoCineplex Stock Surges In the Last Week of August - September 1 at 5:24 PM logoAnother Sign That Cineplex Inc. Isn’t a Strong Investment - September 1 at 5:24 PM logoIs the Movie-and-Popcorn Business Finally Ending? - The Motley Fool Canada - August 31 at 5:02 PM logoCineplex Stock Surges In the Last Week of August - - August 31 at 5:02 PM logoHas Cineplex Inc. Stock Fallen Too Far Too Fast? - August 30 at 4:52 PM logoCineplex Inc.: Is the Movie Theatre Business Dying? - August 29 at 5:29 PM logoCineplex, Inc. : CGX-CA: Dividend Analysis : August 31st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 29, 2017 - August 29 at 5:29 PM logoETFs with exposure to Cineplex, Inc. : August 28, 2017 - August 28 at 10:04 PM logoForget Cineplex Inc. Altogether… It’s Just Not Worth It - August 25 at 11:59 PM logoImax Corp (USA)(IMAX) Shares Pop on Cineplex Deal - August 24 at 5:22 PM logoCineplex Inc (CGX) Declares $0.14 Monthly Dividend - August 24 at 11:48 AM logoThe Worst Summer Box Office in Decades: Is Cineplex Inc. in Trouble? - August 23 at 10:31 PM logoAttention Edmonton Social Seekers: The Rec Room at West Edmonton Mall is Now Officially Open - August 23 at 5:30 PM logoScotiabank Cuts Cineplex Inc (CGX) Price Target to C$46.00 - August 23 at 2:22 PM logoCineplex Inc.: Time to Pick Up Cheap Shares? - The Motley Fool Canada - August 22 at 5:43 PM logoTSX Hugs Unchanged Line -- Canadian Commentary - August 21 at 5:01 PM logoCineplex Inc. Now Has a Whopping 4.2% Yield: Time to Buy? - August 21 at 5:00 PM logoCineplex Inc. Announces Its August 2017 Dividend - August 21 at 5:00 PM logoCineplex Inc (CGX) Price Target Lowered to C$42.00 at National Bank Financial - August 17 at 7:28 PM logoCineplex, Inc. : CGX-CA: Dividend Analysis : July 31st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 16, 2017 - August 16 at 5:39 PM logoETFs with exposure to Cineplex, Inc. : August 16, 2017 - August 16 at 5:39 PM logoCineplex Inc (CGX) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - August 15 at 11:02 AM logoNational Bank Financial Comments on Cineplex Inc's FY2017 Earnings (TSE:CGX) - August 10 at 9:32 AM



Cineplex (CGX) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

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