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Shaw Communications is a telecommunications company. The Company serves consumers with broadband Internet, WiFi, digital phone and video products and services. Shaw Business Network Services provides business customers the Internet, data, WiFi, telephony, and video services. Shaw Business Infrastructure Services offers colocation, cloud and managed services.
TypePublic
Founded1966
HQCalgary, CA
Websiteshaw.ca
Employee Ratings3.6

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)10,000(-28%)
Job Openings11
Revenue (FY, 2019)C$5.3 B(+2%)
Share Price (May 2020)C$22.4

Key People/Management at Shaw Communications

Bradley Shaw

Bradley Shaw

CEO
Jay Mehr

Jay Mehr

President
JR Shaw

JR Shaw

Executive Chair
Zoran Stakic

Zoran Stakic

Chief Operating Officer & Chief Technology Officer
Katherine Emberly

Katherine Emberly

President, Business, Brand Marketing & Communications
Paul McAleese

Paul McAleese

President, Wireless
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Shaw Communications Office Locations

Shaw Communications has offices in Calgary, Abbotsford, Castlegar, Chilliwack and in 20 other locations
Calgary, CA (HQ)
3636 23 St NE #100
Abbotsford, CA
32900 S Fraser Way
Calgary, CA
900 630 3 Ave SW
Castlegar, CA
1951 Columbia Ave
Chilliwack, CA
111 44981 Commercial Ct
Courtenay, CA
1591 McPhee Ave
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Shaw Communications Financials and Metrics

Shaw Communications Revenue

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Shaw Communications's revenue was reported to be C$5.34 b in FY, 2019 which is a 1.9% increase from the previous period.
CAD

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

1.4b

Gross profit (Q1, 2020)

588.0m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2020), %

42.5%

Net income (Q1, 2020)

162.0m

Market capitalization (21-May-2020)

11.6b

Closing stock price (21-May-2020)

22.4

Cash (30-Nov-2019)

132.0m

EV

17.1b
Shaw Communications's current market capitalization is C$11.6 b.
Annual
CADFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

5.5b4.5b4.9b5.2b5.3b

Revenue growth, %

(18%)8%7%2%

Cost of goods sold

3.2b2.6b2.9b3.2b3.2b

Gross profit

2.3b2.0b1.9b2.1b2.2b
Annual
CADFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash From Operating Activities

1.5b1.7b1.5b1.4b1.6b

Purchases of PP&E

(939.0m)(863.0m)(999.0m)(1.1b)(1.1b)

Cash From Investing Activities

(1.9b)(1.2b)49.0m(1.2b)(1.1b)

Long-term Borrowings

(508.0m)(2.0b)(1.8b)(1.0m)
CADY, 2019

EV/CFO

50.6 x

Debt/Equity

0.9 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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Shaw Communications Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
WIND MobileDecember 16, 2015$1.60 b
ViaWestAugust 04, 2014$1.20 b
Whistler Cable TelevisionAugust 15, 2006
Campbell River TV Association
Canwest Media, Inc.
ENMAX Envision Inc.
Freedom Mobile
Lake Broadcasting Corporation
Mid-Bowline Group Corp.
Norcom Telecommunications Limited
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Shaw Communications Revenue Breakdown

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Shaw Communications revenue breakdown by business segment: 11.1% from Business Network Services, 69.3% from Consumer and 19.6% from Wireless

Shaw Communications Online and Social Media Presence

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Shaw Communications News and Updates

Shaw Communications to Temporarily Close Freedom Mobile and Shaw Retail Stores for Two Weeks in Response to Threat of Covid-19 Virus

CALGARY, Alberta, March 15, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shaw Communications today announced it is temporarily closing its 116 corporate Freedom Mobile and Shaw’s 43 retail stores through March 27, as a response to the threat of the COVID-19 virus.

Shaw Communications Is Encouraged By Pro-Competitive Policy For 3500 MHz Spectrum Auction

CALGARY, Alberta, March 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shaw Communications Inc. today said the announcement by Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry Hon. Navdeep Bains to reserve a portion of the upcoming 3500 MHz spectrum auction for bidding only by regional telecom providers is a critical s…

Shaw Communications Inc. First Quarter Fiscal 2020 Conference Call

CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shaw Communications Inc. (“Shaw”) will be releasing its consolidated results for the First Quarter (ending November 30, 2019) the morning of Monday, January 13, 2020.

Shaw Communications reports Q2 profit

Canada's Shaw Communications Inc reported a quarterly profit on Tuesday compared with a year-ago loss when the telecom services provider had incurred millions in restructuring charges.

Shaw Communications Inc. Second Quarter Fiscal 2019 Conference Call

CALGARY, Alberta, March 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shaw Communications Inc. (“Shaw”) will be releasing its consolidated results for the Second Quarter (ending February 28, 2019) the morning of Tuesday, April 9, 2019.

Shaw Communications Extends Naming Rights For Salmon Arm's Shaw Centre

SALMON ARM, British Columbia, Feb. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shaw Communications Inc, The Shuswap Recreation Society and the City of Salmon Arm today announced the extension of the Shaw Centre naming rights through to 2035.
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Shaw Communications Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Shaw Communications founded?

    Shaw Communications was founded in 1966.

  • Who are Shaw Communications key executives?

    Shaw Communications's key executives are Bradley Shaw, Jay Mehr and JR Shaw.

  • How many employees does Shaw Communications have?

    Shaw Communications has 10,000 employees.

  • What is Shaw Communications revenue?

    Latest Shaw Communications annual revenue is C$5.3 b.

  • What is Shaw Communications revenue per employee?

    Latest Shaw Communications revenue per employee is C$534 k.

  • Who are Shaw Communications competitors?

    Competitors of Shaw Communications include Rogers Communications, Telus and Bell Canada.

  • Where is Shaw Communications headquarters?

    Shaw Communications headquarters is located at 3636 23 St NE #100, Calgary.

  • Where are Shaw Communications offices?

    Shaw Communications has offices in Calgary, Abbotsford, Castlegar, Chilliwack and in 20 other locations.

  • How many offices does Shaw Communications have?

    Shaw Communications has 26 offices.