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AlarmForce and BCE Update Terms of Arrangement to Facilitate Transfer of Shares Through a Holdco Alternative

2017-11-15 marketwired
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 14, 2017) - AlarmForce Industries Inc. ("AlarmForce" or the "Company") (TSX:AF) announced today that AlarmForce and BCE Inc. ("BCE") (TSX:BCE)(NYSE:BCE) have entered into an amended and restated arrangement agreement (the "Amended and Restated Arrangement Agreement") to amend and restate certain terms of the previously announced arrangement agreement (the "Original Arrangement Agreement") dated November 6, 2017 between AlarmForce and BCE, pursuant to which BCE agreed to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares in the capital of AlarmForce, to facilitate the transfer of AlarmForce's shares through a Holdco Alternative (as defined below). (22-0)

Bell Continues To Offer Decent Yield To Investors But ARPU Growth Rate Decelerating

2017-11-08 seekingalpha
The company’s latest announced acquisition of AlarmForce should help position itself in the ear of Internet of Things. (6-0)

AlarmForce to be acquired by BCE

2017-11-06 marketwired
AlarmForce Industries Inc. ("AlarmForce" or the "Company") (TSX:AF) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by BCE Inc. ("BCE") (TSX:BCE) (NYSE:BCE). The agreement contemplates that BCE will acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of AlarmForce for $16.00 per share in cash or, at the election of each shareholder, BCE shares (subject to proration) implying an aggregate fully-diluted equity value for AlarmForce of approximately $184 million. (37-0)

Daily Coverage on Communication Services Stocks, Shaw Communications, BCE Inc, TELUS, and Rogers Communications

2017-09-25 accesswire
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / September 25, 2017 / Pro-Trader Daily has lined up these stocks for our daily research reports coverage. Before the markets open, Pro-TD makes a brief technical snapshot of select stocks with the Communication Services Sector and that trades on the Toronto Exchanges. This Morning, our team has regrouped these stocks for study: Shaw Communications, BCE Inc., TELUS, and Rogers Communications. (43-0)

Dividend 15 Split Corp. Declares 161st Consecutive Monthly Distribution

2017-08-18 marketwired
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 18, 2017) - Dividend 15 Split Corp. declares its 161st consecutive monthly distribution of $0.10000 for each Class A share ($1.20 annually) and $0.04375 for each Preferred share ($0.525 annually). Distributions are payable September 8, 2017 to shareholders on record as at August 31, 2017.

Dividend 15 Split Corp. II: Regular Monthly Dividend Declaration for Class A & Preferred Share

2017-08-18 marketwired
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 18, 2017) - Dividend 15 Split Corp. II ("Dividend 15 II") declares its regular monthly distribution of $0.10000 for each Class A share and $0.04375 for each Preferred share. Distributions are payable September 8, 2017 to shareholders on record as at August 31, 2017.

TELUS Corp (TU) Acquires Ireland's Call Centre Firm Voxpro

2017-08-17 zacks
TELUS Corporation’s (TU - Free Report) global arm, TELUS International, a leading global business process outsourcing (BPO) provider, has acquired Voxpro.

Silver Run Acquisition Corporation II to Merge with Alta Mesa and Kingfisher Midstream to Form a Combined Company Valued at Approximately $3.8 Billion

2017-08-16 prnewswire
HOUSTON, Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Silver Run Acquisition Corporation II ("Silver Run II") (NASDAQ: SRUN, SRUNU, SRUNW) today announced that, subject to certain conditions, it has entered into definitive agreements to combine with Alta Mesa Holdings, LP ("Alta Mesa") and Kingfisher Midstream, LLC ("Kingfisher"). Alta Mesa is an independent exploration and production company with assets located in the STACK play in Oklahoma.

Gamco Investors, Inc. Et Al ownership in CBB / Cincinnati Bell, Inc. - Fintel.io

2017-08-16 fintel.io
August 16, 2017 - Gamco Investors, Inc. Et Al has filed a SC 13D/A form disclosing ownership of 2,659,698 shares of Cincinnati Bell, Inc. (NYSE:CBB) corresponding to a(n) 6.3 ownership percentage.

Here's Why Your Portfolio Should Have TELUS (TU) Stock Now

2017-08-16 zacks
On Aug 16, we issued an updated earnings research report on the leading Canadian telecom operator, TELUS Corp. (TU - Free Report) . 

TELUS (TU) Lets Down in Q2, Misses on Earnings & Revenues

2017-08-14 zacks
Leading Canadian telecom operator TELUS Corp. (TU - Free Report) reported disappointing financial results in the first quarter of 2017, wherein both the top and bottom line missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate.

UPDATE 2-Telus profit misses forecasts on spending to fuel wireless growth

2017-08-11 reuters
TORONTO, Aug 11 (Reuters) - Telus Corp, one of Canada's biggest telecom companies, reported a smaller-than-expected profit on Friday, as it spent heavily to win and retain wireless customers by investing in customer service and subsidizing high-end smartphones.

TELUS reports strong results for second quarter 2017

2017-08-11 marketwired
TELUS Corporation's consolidated operating revenue increased 3.9 per cent to $3.3 billion in the second quarter of 2017, over the same period a year ago. This growth reflects higher wireless network and wireline data services revenue growth, which represents 85 per cent of consolidated revenue. Earnings before interest, income taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) increased by 0.4 per cent to $1.

Telecom Stock Roundup: DISH Network, Telephone and Data Systems and BCE Disappoint in Q2

2017-08-10 zacks
The telecom industry had a mixed run on the bourse last week. On the earnings front, DISH Network Corp. (DISH - Free Report) , Telephone and Data Systems Inc. (TDS - Free Report) , BCE Inc. (BCE - Free Report) and Liberty Global plc. (LBTYA - Free Report) reported disappointing second quarter results wherein both the top and bottom line fell shy of the Zacks Consensus Estimate. On the other hand, United States Cellular Corp.

Does BCE Inc. (BCE) Make for a Suitable Value Pick Now?

2017-08-10 zacks
Value investing is easily one of the most popular ways to find great stocks in any market environment. After all, who wouldn’t want to find stocks that are either flying under the radar and are compelling buys, or offer up tantalizing discounts when compared to fair value? One way to find these companies is by looking at several key metrics and financial ratios, many of which are crucial in the value stock selection process.