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Last C$54.24 CAD
Change Today -0.87 / -1.58%
Volume 3.8M
As of 4:00 PM 03/6/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).
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Company Description

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1, Carrefour Alexander-Graham-Bell

Building A

8th Floor

Verdun, QC H3E 3B3

Canada

Phone: 514-870-8777

Fax:

BCE Inc., a communications company, provides residential, business, and wholesale customers with a range of solutions to all their communications needs. Bell Wireline and Wireless The company makes use of limited-time promotional offers featuring discounted rate plans, special rates on wireless handsets and television (TV) receivers, as well as other incentives, to stimulate customer acquisition and winbacks or to respond to competitive pressures in its markets. The company offers discounts on the price of wireless handsets in exchange for a contractual commitment from a subscriber – a practice also used by other Canadian wireless operators. Its wireless device portfolio includes devices, some launched as exclusive to Bell in the Canadian market. The company delivers its products and services to residential customers through a network of corporate and dealer-owned Bell, Bell Mobility and Virgin Mobile retail locations; the Source’s approximately 700 retail locations; national retailers, such as Future Shop, Best Buy, Wal-Mart, Wireless Wave, Tbooth Wireless, Wireless etc., Loblaws and a network of regional and independent retailers in all regions; call centre representatives; and the Bell.ca and virginmobile.ca Websites. The company also offers customers the convenience of One Bill for Home Phone, Internet, TV and wireless services with a single point of contact. The company’s products and services are sold through dedicated sales representatives, call centres and certified resellers. Bell Media Bell Media’s TV and Out-of-Home customer base consists of primarily of large advertising agencies, which place advertisements with Bell Media on behalf of their customers. Bell Media also has contracts with various broadcasting distribution undertakings (BDUs), under which monthly subscription fees for specialty and pay TV services are earned. Bell Media’s radio broadcast customer base comprises both advertising agencies and businesses in local markets. The company’s conventional TV networks are delivered to Canadians through over-the-air broadcast transmission and through distribution by BDUs. Bell Media’s specialty and pay TV channels are delivered through distribution arrangements with BDUs, and its radio programming is distributed through over-the-air transmission. In addition to these primary distribution channels, Bell Media distributes certain of its TV and radio programming through various non-traditional means, such as mobile, Internet streaming and in-flight programming. Bell Media’s Out-of-Home business delivers its services through an inventory of out-of-home faces and street furniture equipment in the key markets of Quebec, Ontario and British Columbia. Bell Aliant Inc. (Bell Aliant) Bell Aliant sells its products and services through call centre representatives, independent dealer stores (certain of which are full service and certain of which sell small and mid-sized business products), value-added resellers, door-to-door sales representatives and its family of websites. In addition to these channels, Bell Aliant sells products and services to larger business customers through dedicated sales representatives and competitive bids. As well, Bell Aliant facilitates customer payments at various payment locations across its operating territories. Wireless Momentum Bell Wireless segment provides wireless services. The company offers a range of wireless voice and data communications products and services to residential and business customers through its portfolio of targeted brands, including Bell and Virgin Mobile. Networks The company’s communications networks provide wireline and wireless voice, data and video services to customers across Canada. Its infrastructure includes national transport networks for voice, data and video traffic, including Internet traffic; urban and rural access networks and infrastructure for delivering services to customers; and national wireless networks that provide voice, data and video services. Wireline Voice and Data Network The company’s national voice and data network consists of an optical fibre network, with built-in redundancy and fault

 

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Valuation BCE Industry Range
Price/Earnings 17.2x
Price/Sales 2.0x
Price/Book 3.9x
Price/Cash Flow 7.4x
TEV/Sales 0.9x
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