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BCE Inc (BCE)

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BCE Inc Q4 Adjusted Earnings Per Share C$0.76
Thursday, 8 Feb 2018 07:00am EST 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - Bce Inc ::BCE REPORTS 2017 Q4 AND FULL-YEAR RESULTS, ANNOUNCES 2018 FINANCIAL TARGETS - 5.2% DIVIDEND INCREASE TO $3.02 PER YEAR.Q4 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE C$0.76.SEES 2018 REVENUE GROWTH 2% - 4%.SEES 2018 ADJUSTED EPS $3.42 - $3.52.SEES 2018 FREE CASH FLOW GROWTH 3% - 7%.SEES 2018 DIVIDEND PAYOUT POLICY 65% - 75% OF FREE CASH FLOW.SEES 2018 CAPITAL INTENSITY ABOUT 17%.QTRLY OPERATING REVENUES $5,958 MILLION VERSUS $5,702 MILLION.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW C$0.75 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.FY2018 REVENUE VIEW C$23.29 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.ANNOUNCED A NORMAL COURSE ISSUER BID PROGRAM TOTALING $175 MILLION TO BE EXECUTED IN 2018.REPURCHASE OF COMMON SHARES WILL OFFSET SHARE DILUTION FROM EXERCISE OF STOCK OPTIONS AND BE FUNDED FROM CASH ON HAND.IN Q4 2017, BCE GAINED 175,204 NET WIRELESS POSTPAID CUSTOMERS, LOST 16,690 NET WIRELESS PREPAID SUBSCRIBERS.BCE - IN Q4 , CO GAINED 27,040 NET HIGH-SPEED INTERNET CUSTOMERS; GAINED 32,484 NET IPTV CUSTOMERS, AND LOST 25,938 NET SATELLITE TV CUSTOMERS.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW C$3.50 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

BCE Acquisition Of Alarmforce Set To Close Jan 5, 2018 With Thursday's Receipt Of Court Approval
Thursday, 21 Dec 2017 11:45am EST 

Dec 21 (Reuters) - Alarmforce Industries Inc ::BCE ACQUISITION OF ALARMFORCE SET TO CLOSE JANUARY 5, 2018 WITH TODAY'S RECEIPT OF COURT APPROVAL.ALARMFORCE INDUSTRIES INC - ALARMFORCE AND BCE HAVE AGREED ARRANGEMENT WILL BE COMPLETED ON JANUARY 5, 2018.  Full Article

AlarmForce and BCE update terms of arrangement to facilitate transfer of shares
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 08:17pm EST 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - AlarmForce Industries Inc :AlarmForce and BCE update terms of arrangement to facilitate transfer of shares through a Holdco alternative.AlarmForce Industries- ‍under terms of amended agreement, BCE to allow each alarmforce shareholder to elect to form a new wholly-owned unit.AlarmForce Industries- under Holdco alternative, Holdco shares to be sold for same consideration as would be received on direct sale of co's shares​.  Full Article

Alarmforce to be acquired by BCE
Monday, 6 Nov 2017 06:00pm EST 

Nov 6 (Reuters) - Alarmforce Industries Inc ::Alarmforce to be acquired by BCE.Alarmforce Industries - ‍board has unanimously approved deal for co to be acquired by BCE Inc & recommends that co's shareholders vote in favour of deal.Alarmforce Industries - ‍deal also provides for payment by co of a termination fee of $5.0 million or expense reimbursement in certain circumstances​.  Full Article

BCE announces agreement to acquire Alarmforce Industries
Monday, 6 Nov 2017 05:59pm EST 

Nov 6 (Reuters) - BCE Inc ::BCE announces agreement to acquire Alarmforce Industries.BCE Inc - deal for ‍$166 million​.BCE Inc - ‍bell will acquire all issued and outstanding common shares of alarmforce for $16.00 per share in an all-cash offer​.  Full Article

SITO MOBILE PARTNERS WITH BELL MEDIA TO PROVIDE AUDIENCE BEHAVIOR INSIGHTS, MEDIA SOLUTIONS​
Friday, 3 Nov 2017 10:55am EDT 

Nov 3 (Reuters) - SITO Mobile Ltd ::SITO MOBILE LTD - ‍ANNOUNCED A MULTI-YEAR PARTNERSHIP WITH BELL MEDIA TO PROVIDE AUDIENCE BEHAVIOR INSIGHTS AND MEDIA SOLUTIONS​.  Full Article

BCE reports Q3 earnings per share C$0.86
Thursday, 2 Nov 2017 07:00am EDT 

Nov 2 (Reuters) - BCE Inc :BCE reports third quarter 2017 results.Q3 earnings per share C$0.86.Q3 earnings per share view C$0.85 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q3 adjusted earnings per share C$0.88.BCE Inc qtrly ‍operating revenues $5,678 million versus $5,407 million ​.Q3 revenue view C$5.72 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Corus Entertainment reaches agreement with Bell Media to Sell Historia and Séries+
Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017 05:00pm EDT 

Oct 17 (Reuters) - Corus Entertainment Inc :Corus Entertainment reaches agreement with Bell Media to sell Historia and Séries+.Corus Entertainment Inc - ‍total value of transaction is approximately $200 million​.Corus Entertainment Inc - ‍corus Entertainment will continue to own and operate Historia and Séries+ until transaction closes​.  Full Article

BELL CANADA REDEEMS SERIES -22 DEBENTURES DUE MARCH 2018, SERIES M-36 DEBENTURES DUE APRIL 2018
Friday, 29 Sep 2017 12:24pm EDT 

Sept 29 (Reuters) - Bell Canada::BELL CANADA TO REDEEM SERIES M-22 DEBENTURES DUE MARCH 2018 AND SERIES M-36 DEBENTURES DUE APRIL 2018.‍WILL REDEEM, ON OCT 30, PRIOR TO MATURITY, ALL OUTSTANDING $1 BILLION PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF 4.40% DEBENTURES, SERIES M-22, DUE MARCH 16, 2018​.SERIES M-22 DEBENTURES TO BE REDEEMED AT $1011.150/$1000 OF PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF DEBENTURES PLUS $5.304/$1000 FOR ACCRUED AND UNPAID INTEREST.  Full Article

‍Bell Media says partnered with VICE Media
Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017 11:00am EDT 

Sept 20 (Reuters) - ‍Bell Media::Announced Bell Media and VICE Media have partnered to bring news program VICE news tonight to Canadians this fall​.  Full Article

BCE, Telus report higher revenues, signing up more wireless customers

Canadian telecoms companies BCE Inc and Telus reported increases in their fourth-quarter revenues on Thursday as they added more postpaid subscribers than expected in a highly competitive wireless market.