Cogeco (CGO) dividend stock





  • Yield

     1.74%
  • Dividend

     1.36
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     16.1%
  • Dividend increased

     11 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     20%
  • Dividend pay date

     8/10/2017
  • Ex-dividend date

     7/25/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     N/A yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     + 2.4%
  • Dividend payback
    period
     17 yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     17.8
  • Tweed factor

     6.6
Rating
Overall rating
The overall rating measures the general health and sustainabilty of the company's dividend. It is an average of the five ratings below.





Dividend increased years
This rating looks at the number of years the company has increased their dividend consecutively. 1 star is given for 7 years or below and 5 stars are given for 23 years or more.





Dividend yield
This rating evaluates the size of the yield. 1 star is given for a yield below 0.75% and 5 stars for yields above 6.75%.





Payout ratio
The payout ratio shows how much of the earnings are being paid out as dividends. We award 0 stars for payout ratios above 100% and 5 stars for ratios below 10%.





Dividend growth rate
This rating takes into account the growth of the dividend. Companies that have a dividend growth rate below 1.5% get 1 star while 5 stars are given for rates above 13.5%.





Yield compared to 5 year average
If the current yield is below the 5 year average, it tends to indicate that the stock is cheap. A rating of 0 is given if the current yield is below 0 percent compared to the average and a rating of 5 is given if it's more than 22.5% above.
Relative valuations
Yield compared to 5 year average   
2.4%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
25.2%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
-18.8%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
25.6%
Price change from 52 week high   
-6.0%
Price change from 50 days average   
-1.8%
Price change from 200 days average   
11.8%
Price info
Change
0.11 (0.14%)


Last price
78.02 CAD


Day range
77.41 - 78.33


Year range
47.55 - 83.00

Financial health
Current ratio
0.53


Debt/equity ratio
179.31


Cash
41.48M


Debt
3.32B


Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
11.21


Price/book (P/B)
2.26


Forward price/earning (P/E)
12.67


Price/sales (P/S)
0.55


PEG
2.24


Market cap
1.29B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
0.2800,0.2900,0.3400
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
10.2%
4.4700,1.5000,-4.6900
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
nan%
10 year history
0.2800,0.2900,0.3400,0.4200,0.5600,0.7300,0.7900,0.9150,1.0600,1.1800
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
17.3%
4.4700,1.5000,-4.6900,3.3500,-0.5400,4.5800,3.8100,4.0200,5.3200,5.2300
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
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  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
1.8%
69.9100,27.5600,20.2600,22.7100,21.7100,23.6300,26.7500,29.7100,34.1600,37.0900
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
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  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
-6.8%
6.1000,7.6000,0.0000,12.0000,0.0000,20.5000,18.5000,21.8000,20.7000,20.3000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
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  • 12
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  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
14.3%
19.0000,17.0000,17.0000,17.0000,17.0000,17.0000,17.0000,17.0000,17.0000,17.0000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
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  • 11
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  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Shares outstanding growth (annualized)   
-1.2%
Other companies in the catv systems industry
Company
Div. increase  
Yield
Div. growth
Canada   Shaw Communications 14 yrs3.15%5.4%
Canada   Cogeco Cable 13 yrs1.47%14.6%
Company profile
Empoloyees
4,900


Sector


Website


Founded
1957


Industry


COGECO Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides analogue and digital television, high speed Internet (HSI), and telephony services to residential and business customers in Canada, the United States, and Europe. It operates in two segments, Cable and Enterprise Data Services, and Other. The company a...
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Address:
5 Place Ville Marie, Suite 1700, Montreal, QC, H3B 0B3

Phone:
+1 514 764-4700
The dividend of Cogeco is 1.36 CAD and this gives the stock a yield of 1.74%. Since 2006they have raised their dividend each year, that is 11 years in a row. An earnings per share of 6.96 and a dividend of 1.36 gives Cogeco a payout ratio of 20%. The company has a dividend payback period of 17 years. Their dividend has been growing by 16.1% a year for the last 5 years (on average). 7/25/2017 is the ex-dividend date for Cogeco , while 8/10/2017 is the dividend pay date. 4,900 people work for them (a Canadian company) and it has been founded back in 1957. The stock belongs to the catv systems industry in the services sector. Our dividend rating for this stock is 2.6 / 5 stars.






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