BCE Inc. (TSE:BCE) (NYSE:BCE) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 7th, Zacks reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.755 per share on Sunday, April 15th. This represents a $3.02 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.29%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 14th. This is an increase from BCE’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.72.
Shares of BCE (TSE:BCE) opened at C$57.14 on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $51,480.00, a PE ratio of 17.69 and a beta of -0.04. BCE has a 52 week low of C$54.44 and a 52 week high of C$63.00.
BCE (TSE:BCE) (NYSE:BCE) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 8th. The company reported C$0.76 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of C$0.74 by C$0.02. The firm had revenue of C$5.96 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of C$5.95 billion. BCE had a net margin of 14.39% and a return on equity of 20.55%. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.62 earnings per share.
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BCE Company Profile
BCE Inc is a communications company. The Company’s segments include Bell Wireless, Bell Wireline and Bell Media. Its Bell Wireless segment provides wireless voice and data communications products and services to its residential, small and medium-sized business and large enterprise customers across Canada.
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