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Canadian (TSX) Telecom Sector Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies67
  • 7D-0.2%
  • 3M-3.8%
  • 1Y13.1%
  • YTD11.6%

Over the last 7 days, the Telecom industry has remained flat. The past year has been better, since the industry has gained 13% in that time.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the Canadian Telecom Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Wed, 01 Dec 2021CA$169.7bCA$75.4bCA$8.0b12x
Fri, 29 Oct 2021CA$167.8bCA$73.8bCA$7.4b13.8x
Sun, 26 Sep 2021CA$172.3bCA$73.7bCA$7.5b13.6x
Tue, 24 Aug 2021CA$174.6bCA$73.7bCA$7.5b14.9x
Wed, 30 Jun 2021CA$171.0bCA$73.7bCA$7.5b14.6x
Sat, 03 Apr 2021CA$156.5bCA$71.8bCA$6.1b15.5x
Tue, 05 Jan 2021CA$143.6bCA$70.6bCA$6.0b13x
Fri, 09 Oct 2020CA$138.3bCA$71.7bCA$5.6b12.4x
Thu, 02 Jul 2020CA$136.2bCA$71.9bCA$6.1b12.3x
Sun, 05 Apr 2020CA$139.2bCA$73.8bCA$8.2b7.4x
Wed, 08 Jan 2020CA$152.7bCA$73.5bCA$8.5b15.9x
Tue, 01 Oct 2019CA$152.0bCA$73.2bCA$8.3b15.7x
Fri, 05 Jul 2019CA$151.2bCA$72.9bCA$8.3b16.7x
Mon, 08 Apr 2019CA$153.3bCA$72.4bCA$6.6b19x
Thu, 10 Jan 2019CA$132.7bCA$67.5bCA$6.2b16.9x
PE Ratio

17.9x

Total Market Cap: CA$137.8bTotal Earnings: CA$6.3bTotal Revenue: CA$67.1b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year
201920202021

Current Industry PE: Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, considering it's trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 14.4x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Communication Services industry have grown 8.6% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 4.0% per year. This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Canadian Telecom sector?

Telecom Services and Carriers0.57%
Entertainment-0.098%
Media-0.37%
Interactive Media and Services-0.93%
Wireless Telecom-2.43%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Entertainment industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 18.7x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 97%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 14% per year. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Interactive Media and Services industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 38.6x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Entertainment industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 97% over the next 5 years. This is better than its past earnings decline of 14% per year. Meanwhile, the Media industry is expected to see its earnings growth to stay flat over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

Company7D1YValuation
T TELUS1.4%+CA$544.3m17.7%PE31.6x
SJR.B Shaw Communications1.7%+CA$319.3m64.9%PE19x
BCE BCE0.1%+CA$72.7m15.2%PE21.3x
FANS FansUnite Entertainment17.0%+CA$62.3m-25.3%PS53.6x
CGO Cogeco4.3%+CA$52.8m2.1%PE9.1x
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CGO

CA$81.22

Cogeco

7D

4.3%

1Y

2.1%

T

CA$29.49

TELUS

7D

1.4%

1Y

17.7%

QBR.A

CA$28.97

Quebecor

7D

-6.1%

1Y

-10.7%

BCE

CA$64.86

BCE

7D

0.1%

1Y

15.2%

WILD

CA$3.52

WildBrain

7D

-4.6%

1Y

104.7%

CGX

CA$11.97

Cineplex

7D

-9.9%

1Y

15.1%