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Canadian (TSX) Communications Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 30, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies14
  • 7D2.8%
  • 3M-11.2%
  • 1Y2.0%
  • YTD0.8%

The Communications industry is up 2.8% in the last week, with Sierra Wireless up 2.5%. During this same period, the Sangoma Technologies underperformed, falling 10%. The industry has been flat over the past 12 months despite the gain this week. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 94% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Canadian Communications Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Wed, 30 Nov 2022CA$3.4bCA$2.4b-CA$111,747,805.0013.7x-30.7x1.4x
Fri, 28 Oct 2022CA$3.5bCA$2.2b-CA$148,232,399.0012.8x-23.3x1.6x
Sun, 25 Sep 2022CA$3.6bCA$2.2b-CA$15,789,052.0013.8x-227.7x1.6x
Tue, 23 Aug 2022CA$3.8bCA$2.1b-CA$5,757,889.0039.1x-664.2x1.8x
Thu, 21 Jul 2022CA$3.4bCA$2.0b-CA$14,220,687.0034.9x-237.1x1.7x
Sat, 18 Jun 2022CA$3.0bCA$2.0b-CA$23,133,578.0033.6x-131.3x1.5x
Mon, 16 May 2022CA$3.3bCA$2.0b-CA$24,092,634.0036.9x-135.8x1.7x
Wed, 13 Apr 2022CA$3.3bCA$1.7b-CA$94,807,593.0057.3x-34.4x2x
Fri, 11 Mar 2022CA$3.4bCA$1.7b-CA$117,560,185.0038x-28.9x2.1x
Sun, 06 Feb 2022CA$3.1bCA$1.5b-CA$126,798,792.0019.6x-24.5x2x
Tue, 04 Jan 2022CA$3.4bCA$1.6b-CA$139,869,865.0019.4x-24.2x2.2x
Thu, 02 Dec 2021CA$3.3bCA$1.5b-CA$131,431,911.0018.1x-25.4x2.2x
Sat, 30 Oct 2021CA$4.0bCA$1.9b-CA$77,766,538.0070.4x-51.3x2.1x
Mon, 27 Sep 2021CA$3.9bCA$1.9b-CA$70,489,857.0056x-55.9x2x
Wed, 25 Aug 2021CA$3.4bCA$1.5b-CA$77,207,349.0262.5x-44.2x2.3x
Thu, 01 Jul 2021CA$3.5bCA$1.5b-CA$77,207,349.0257.5x-45.9x2.4x
Sun, 04 Apr 2021CA$3.5bCA$1.5b-CA$75,587,385.3058x-46.3x2.4x
Wed, 06 Jan 2021CA$3.2bCA$1.5b-CA$31,404,185.4643.7x-101.3x2.1x
Sat, 10 Oct 2020CA$2.4bCA$1.7b-CA$18,446,085.6134.6x-128.3x1.4x
Fri, 03 Jul 2020CA$2.1bCA$1.5b-CA$46,638,551.4040.8x-46x1.4x
Mon, 06 Apr 2020CA$1.9bCA$1.6b-CA$67,029,031.9434.3x-28.6x1.2x
Thu, 09 Jan 2020CA$2.6bCA$1.7b-CA$28,305,568.6318.3x-91.4x1.6x
Price to Earnings Ratio

-62.7x


Total Market Cap: CA$2.6bTotal Earnings: -CA$40,998,908.60Total Revenue: CA$1.8bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Canadian Communications Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average -90.1x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Canadian Communications industry, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 1.9x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 1.4x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Communications industry have deteriorated over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 10% per year.
  • This means that although more sales are being generated, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased, which has caused losses to expand.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Canadian Tech industry?

CA Market0.22%
Tech1.17%
Communications2.83%
Communications Equipment2.83%
Industry PEThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
SW Sierra WirelessCA$39.472.5%
+CA$38.3m
77.5%PS1.7x
HAI Haivision SystemsCA$3.0939.2%
+CA$25.1m
-54.2%PS0.8x
ET Evertz TechnologiesCA$12.322.6%
+CA$23.6m
-5.3%PE13.2x
CMI C-Com Satellite SystemsCA$1.6323.5%
+CA$12.9m
-34.5%PE49x
QTRH QuarterhillCA$1.593.9%
+CA$6.9m
-38.6%PE13.7x
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CMI

CA$1.63

C-Com Satellite Systems

7D

23.5%

1Y

-34.5%

VCM

CA$18.62

Vecima Networks

7D

0.5%

1Y

25.4%

TTZ

CA$0.12

Total Telcom

7D

4.3%

1Y

-4.0%

SW

CA$39.47

Sierra Wireless

7D

2.5%

1Y

77.5%

ET

CA$12.32

Evertz Technologies

7D

2.6%

1Y

-5.3%

ENA

CA$1.25

Enablence Technologies

7D

-16.7%

1Y

-32.1%

NUR

CA$0.64

Nuran Wireless

7D

-1.5%

1Y

-47.1%

QTRH

CA$1.59

Quarterhill

7D

3.9%

1Y

-38.6%

STC

CA$5.76

Sangoma Technologies

7D

-10.1%

1Y

-72.8%

NVI

CA$0.075

Novra Technologies

7D

-6.3%

1Y

-42.3%

KUR.H

CA$0.11

Kure Technologies

7D

-4.3%

1Y

-33.3%

HAI

CA$3.09

Haivision Systems

7D

39.2%

1Y

-54.2%

YFI

CA$0.06

Edgewater Wireless Systems

7D

-20.0%

1Y

-7.7%