Bell Canada Enterprises is Canada’s largest telecommunications company. It provides an extensive range of products and solutions for its customers’ communication needs. The company owns Canada’s largest network of data centers, retail outlets, as well as Bell LTE, Canada’s national network.

BCE is a leading residential communications provider offering fiber-based Fibe TV and Fibe Internet, Connected Home services and home phones in seven provinces. It also provides national wireless services, and a wide range of business communications services including data hosting and cloud computing across the country.

Bell Canada caters to a diversified customer base which includes retail consumers, businesses and government customers. Moreover, its multimedia company, Bell Media is Canada's premier media company hosting the No.1 sports channel TSN.

BCE Stock Details

  • Ticker: tse:bce
  • Sector: Communication Services
  • Industry: Telecommunication Services
  • Market Cap: 57.02B
  • Market Cap Group: Large Cap
  • P/E: 20.24
  • Dividend Yield: 5.89%

BCE Industry Competitors

The competitive landscape is important as they compete for the same business. Below is the list of competitors in the same industry. While not displayed, a number of metrics you can also use to evaluate your picks are the Chowder Score, the Relative Strength Index (RSI), the Graham Number, and the Piotroski F-Score.

Ticker Ticker Company Market Cap P/E Yield Aristocrat Graph SectorID IndustryID
VZ NYSE:VZ Verizon Communications Inc. 160.85 7.24 6.81 NO 1 2 99
T NYSE:T AT&T 135.77 6.61 5.83 YES 1 2 99
BCE TSE:BCE BCE 57.02 20.24 5.89 YES 1 2 99
T TSE:T Telus 41.41 20.01 4.84 YES 1 2 99
RCI.B TSE:RCI.B Rogers 29.17 18.47 3.48 NO 1 2 99
SJR.B TSE:SJR.B Shaw Communications 17.95 21.36 3.29 NO 1 2 99
QBR.B TSE:QBR.B Quebecor 6.28 10.73 4.43 YES 1 2 99
CCA TSE:CCA Cogeco Cable 3.30 7.96 4.29 YES 1 2 99
CGO TSE:CGO Cogeco 0.82 6.15 5.07 YES 1 2 99

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BCE - FAQ

What is the stock ticker for BCE?

The stock ticker for BCE is TSE:bce.

Is BCE a good stock to buy?

You need to consider your investment strategy and how TSE:bce can fit in your portfolio.

The current dividend income score of 8/10 and dividend growth score of 5/10. Those 2 metrics together should help you decide the fit for your portfolio. Be it for income or for growth.

Is BCE a Buy, Sell or Hold?

The Dividend Snapshot Opportunity Score of 57 out of 100.

The score reflects the strength of a buy signal but it does not show a sell signal if it's low. The higher the better.

A sell signal is more difficult as it often relies on the reason you bought the stock in the first place.


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