BCE:NYE-BCE Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Telecom Services | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 41.43

Change

0.00 (0.00)%

Market Cap

USD 37.38B

Volume

0.96M

Average Target Price

USD 60.67 (+46.43%)
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict

About

BCE Inc., a telecommunications and media company, provides wireless, wireline, Internet, and television (TV) services to residential, business, and wholesale customers in Canada. It operates in three segments: Bell Wireless, Bell Wireline, and Bell Media. The Bell Wireless segment offers wireless voice and data communications products and services. The Bell Wireline segment provides data, including Internet access and Internet protocol television; and local telephone, long distance, and other communications services and products. This segment also buys and sells local telephone, long distance, data, and other services from or to resellers, and other carriers. The Bell Media segment provides conventional TV, specialty TV, pay TV, and streaming services; and digital media, radio broadcasting, out-of-home advertising services. It owns and operates approximately 30 conventional TV stations; 29 specialty and four Pay TV channels; three direct-to-consumer streaming services; 109 licensed radio stations; and websites. The company was formerly known as Bell Canada Enterprises Inc. BCE Inc. was founded in 1880 and is headquartered in Verdun, Canada. Address: Building A, Verdun, QC, Canada, H3E 3B3

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Largest Industry Peers for Telecom Services

Symbol Name Price(Change) Market Cap Price / Earning Ratio EV/EBITDA
VZ Verizon Communications Inc

N/A

USD245.76B 12.81 8.54
T AT&T Inc

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USD199.79B 16.99 6.98
CHL China Mobile Limited

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AMX América Móvil, S.A.B. de C.V

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USD52.67B 32.07 0.34
AMOV América Móvil, S.A.B. de C.V

N/A

USD51.45B 31.43 0.34
S Sprint Corporation

N/A

USD35.44B 72.40 9.01
CHT Chunghwa Telecom Co., Ltd

N/A

USD28.77B 25.44 0.37
ORAN Orange S.A

N/A

USD27.49B 9.84 1.62
CHA China Telecom Corporation Limi..

N/A

USD24.56B 8.19 0.28
TU TELUS Corporation

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USD22.86B 20.03 6.50

ETFs Containing BCE

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
DWX SPDR S&P International Di.. 0.00 % 0.45 %

N/A

USD0.60B
CID VictoryShares Internation.. 0.00 % 0.45 %

N/A

USD0.06B
FID First Trust S&P Internati.. 0.00 % 0.60 %

N/A

USD0.01B
ZCAN SPDR Solactive Canada ETF 0.00 % 0.14 %

N/A

USD0.02B
IUTSF iShares S&P/TSX 60 Index .. 0.00 % 0.00 %

N/A

USD6.41B

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Telecom Services)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -10.61% 70% C- 48% F
Dividend Return 3.98% 73% C 86% B
Total Return -6.63% 70% C- 52% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -14.42% 62% D- 37% F
Dividend Return 5.45% 75% C 84% B
Total Return -8.97% 65% D 40% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 2.75% 74% C 48% F
Dividend Return 34.95% 88% B+ 85% B
Total Return 37.71% 76% C 62% D-
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 0.50% N/A N/A 48% F
Dividend Return 6.52% N/A N/A 90% A-
Total Return 7.02% N/A N/A 64% D
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 10.40% N/A N/A 69% D+
Risk Adjusted Return 67.45% N/A N/A 78% C+
Market Capitalization 37.38B 87% B+ 94% A
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Telecom Services)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 20.15 35% F 38% F
Price/Book Ratio 2.95 22% F 26% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 4.70 19% F 55% F
EV/EBITDA 6.50 22% F 77% C+
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 12.88% 78% C+ 77% C+
Return on Invested Capital 10.02% 73% C 72% C-
Return on Assets 5.61% 82% B- 84% B
Debt to Equity Ratio 88.22% 53% F 40% F
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 7.11 18% F 13% F
Short Percent N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Beta 0.26 89% B+ 88% B+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters then its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

What to not like:
Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector