Tuesday, April 23, 1:33 PMRogers Communications (RCI) declares $0.435/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous. Forward yield 3.56%. For shareholders of record June 14. Payable July 03. Ex-div date June 12. (PR)
Monday, April 22, 5:15 PM
More on Rogers: CEO Nadir Mohammed is retiring in Jan. '14. A search has begun for a successor. Wireless revenue +3% Y/Y and 58% of total. Cable +4%, broadcast +7%, media -4%. Wireless op. profit +4% and 65% of total. Blended wireless ARPU stood at $59.68, up $2.03 Y/Y. Postpaid churn wad 1.22%, prepaid churn 4.48%. (PR)
Monday, April 22, 4:58 PMRogers Communications (RCI): Q1 EPS of C$0.8 beats by C$0.03. Revenue of C$3.03B (+2.9% Y/Y) misses by C$0.07B. Shares -0.1% AH. (PR)
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Friday, February 15, 5:07 AM
More on Rogers Communications (RCI) Q4 : CEO Nadir Mohamed plans to retire in January 2014, having taken on the job in March 2009 following the death of founder Ted Rogers. Neither of his children, Ed and Melinda Rogers, will put their names forward for the position. Net profit +62% to C$529M. Authorizes buyback of up to $500M. Forecasts 2013 adjusted operating profit of C$4.87-5.05B and network revenue of C$6.79-$6.96B at main wireless unit.
Friday, February 15, 4:54 AMRogers Communications (RCI) declares quarterly dividend of C43.5 cents a share, reflecting increase in annual payout to C$1.74 from C$1.58. To be paid on April 2 to shareholders of record on March 15. (PR)
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Friday, February 15, 4:49 AMRogers Communications (RCI): Q4 EPS of C$0.88 beats by C$0.16. Revenues of C$3.26B (+3.4% Y/Y) beat by C$70M. (PR)
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Monday, January 14, 5:24 PM
Shaw (SJR) is selling its Mountain Cablevision unit, which provides cable TV services in the Hamilton, Ontario area, as well as the option to acquire wireless spectrum licenses for several Canadian provinces, to Rogers (RCI) for $700M in cash. Separately, Shaw is paying Rogers $59M to acquire its 33.3% stake in the companies' jointly-owned TVtropolis channel.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 12:52 PMRogers Communications (RCI) declares $0.395/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous. Forward yield 3.82%. For shareholders of record Dec 14. Payable Jan 02. Ex-div date Dec 12. (PR)
Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 6:54 AMRogers Communications (RCI): Q3 EPS of C$0.96 beats by C$0.08. Revenue of C$3.18B (+1% Y/Y) in-line. (PR)
Friday, August 24, 2012, 4:13 PM
Canadian cable provider/mobile carrier Rogers (RCI) is buying sports broadcaster and app developer Score Media (SCRFF.PK), The Globe and Mail reports. Score Media, best known for its popular ScoreMobile iOS and Android apps, rose 46.7% in Toronto before getting halted. The company, whose last trade gave it a market cap of $125.8M, has reportedly been looking for a buyout price of $200M.
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