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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.07
RCI's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
59% of the 802 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. RCI: 0.07 )
RCI' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: -0.01   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.07

-0.01
No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.21
RCI's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
63% of the 794 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. RCI: 0.21 )
RCI' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.09   Max: 0.34
Current: 0.21

-0.09
0.34
Interest Coverage 4.17
RCI's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
70% of the 545 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.87 vs. RCI: 4.17 )
RCI' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 4.17
Current: 4.17

0.34
4.17
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 1.58
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 9/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 22.15
RCI's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 768 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.93 vs. RCI: 22.15 )
RCI' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1.07   Max: 23.73
Current: 22.15

-1.07
23.73
Net-margin (%) 13.62
RCI's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 768 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.37 vs. RCI: 13.62 )
RCI' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -20.01   Max: 27.04
Current: 13.62

-20.01
27.04
ROE (%) 45.12
RCI's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 743 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 12.53 vs. RCI: 45.12 )
RCI' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -611.75   Max: 56.85
Current: 45.12

-611.75
56.85
ROA (%) 8.67
RCI's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 772 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 5.13 vs. RCI: 8.67 )
RCI' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -8.79   Max: 13.19
Current: 8.67

-8.79
13.19
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 28.88
RCI's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 764 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 22.84 vs. RCI: 28.88 )
RCI' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -0.89   Max: 34.15
Current: 28.88

-0.89
34.15
Revenue Growth (%) 8.20
RCI's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 684 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. RCI: 8.20 )
RCI' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -11.9   Max: 33.4
Current: 8.2

-11.9
33.4
EBITDA Growth (%) 8.80
RCI's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 611 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. RCI: 8.80 )
RCI' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -23.5   Max: 38.1
Current: 8.8

-23.5
38.1
EPS Growth (%) 11.70
RCI's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. RCI: 11.70 )
RCI' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -51.3   Max: 78.7
Current: 11.7

-51.3
78.7
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

RCI Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Joel Greenblatt 57,627 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 80,600 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,285,700 sh (+114.21%)
Steven Cohen 53,123 sh (+112.99%)
Jeremy Grantham 155,800 sh (+11.44%)
Mario Gabelli 680,294 sh (+0.65%)
Ken Fisher 15,130 sh (unchged)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 10,387 sh (-84.61%)
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Q3 2013

RCI Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Scott Black 212,037 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 177,100 sh (+119.73%)
Mario Gabelli 791,994 sh (+16.42%)
Ken Fisher 15,130 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Sold Out
Jim Simons 1,234,100 sh (-4.01%)
Jeremy Grantham 123,500 sh (-20.73%)
Steven Cohen 28,529 sh (-46.3%)
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Q4 2013

RCI Guru Trades in Q4 2013

David Dreman 1,113 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 128,901 sh (New)
Scott Black 270,179 sh (+27.42%)
Mario Gabelli 817,994 sh (+3.28%)
Ken Fisher 15,020 sh (-0.73%)
Ray Dalio 157,100 sh (-11.29%)
Jim Simons 860,200 sh (-30.3%)
Jeremy Grantham 22,600 sh (-81.7%)
Steven Cohen 4,786 sh (-83.22%)
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Q1 2014

RCI Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Scott Black Sold Out
Ken Fisher 15,005 sh (-0.1%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with RCI

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Scott Black 2013-12-31 Add 27.42%0.28%$42.28 - $45.79 $ 38.79-13%270179
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 New Buy0.14%$42.28 - $45.79 $ 38.79-13%128901
David Dreman 2013-12-31 New Buy$42.28 - $45.79 $ 38.79-13%1113
Scott Black 2013-09-30 New Buy1%$38.67 - $44.11 $ 38.79-5%212037
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.1%$38.67 - $44.11 $ 38.79-5%0
Ray Dalio 2013-09-30 Add 119.73%0.03%$38.67 - $44.11 $ 38.79-5%177100
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 New Buy0.1%$38.54 - $51.6 $ 38.79-18%57627
Ray Dalio 2013-06-30 New Buy0.03%$38.54 - $51.6 $ 38.79-18%80600
Ray Dalio 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.16%$40.52 - $45.7 $ 38.79-11%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.03%$40.52 - $45.7 $ 38.79-11%0
Ray Dalio 2012-09-30 New Buy0.16%$36.23 - $41.93 $ 38.79-1%289700
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 New Buy0.03%$36.23 - $41.93 $ 38.79-1%10494
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.03%$33.72 - $40.42 $ 38.796%0
Ray Dalio 2012-03-31 Sold Out 0.18%$37.39 - $39.79 $ 38.797%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 New Buy0.03%$37.39 - $39.79 $ 38.797%9541
Ray Dalio 2011-12-31 Add 3888.41%0.18%$33.01 - $38.51 $ 38.797%275200
George Soros 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.01%$33.01 - $38.51 $ 38.797%0
Ray Dalio 2011-09-30 Reduce -79.82%0.01%$33.95 - $40.37 $ 38.792%6900
George Soros 2011-06-30 New Buy0.01%$35.96 - $38.78 $ 38.795%14900
Mario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Reduce -78.44%0.69%$33.92 - $36.47 $ 38.7910%722377
George Soros 2011-03-31 Sold Out $33.92 - $36.47 $ 38.7910%0
Joel Greenblatt 2011-03-31 Sold Out $33.92 - $36.47 $ 38.7910%0
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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 12.00
RCI's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
83% of the 640 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.50 vs. RCI: 12.00 )
RCI' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 11.54   Max: 2961.88
Current: 12

11.54
2961.88
P/B 4.90
RCI's P/B is ranked higher than
51% of the 735 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.26 vs. RCI: 4.90 )
RCI' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 3.41   Max: 7.83
Current: 4.9

3.41
7.83
P/S 1.70
RCI's P/S is ranked higher than
58% of the 823 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. RCI: 1.70 )
RCI' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.99   Max: 3.47
Current: 1.7

0.99
3.47
PFCF 17.10
RCI's PFCF is ranked higher than
62% of the 527 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.00 vs. RCI: 17.10 )
RCI' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 10.69   Max: 473.9
Current: 17.1

10.69
473.9
EV-to-EBIT 11.40
RCI's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
76% of the 713 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.19 vs. RCI: 11.40 )
RCI' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 9.3   Max: 66.1
Current: 11.4

9.3
66.1
PEG 1.20
RCI's PEG is ranked higher than
81% of the 407 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.51 vs. RCI: 1.20 )
RCI' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.66   Max: 99999999.99
Current: 1.2

0.66
99999999.99
Shiller P/E 15.80
RCI's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
70% of the 486 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 15.99 vs. RCI: 15.80 )
RCI' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 15.43   Max: 1131.25
Current: 15.8

15.43
1131.25

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 4.30
RCI's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
62% of the 572 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.67 vs. RCI: 4.30 )
RCI' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 4.27
Current: 4.3

0.2
4.27
Dividend Payout 0.47
RCI's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
76% of the 453 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. RCI: 0.47 )
RCI' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.09   Max: 0.69
Current: 0.47

0.09
0.69
Dividend growth (3y) 10.80
RCI's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
92% of the 390 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. RCI: 10.80 )
RCI' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 151.3
Current: 10.8

0
151.3
Yield on cost (5-Year) 7.51
RCI's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
78% of the 580 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.80 vs. RCI: 7.51 )
RCI' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.35   Max: 7.46
Current: 7.51

0.35
7.46
Share Buyback Rate 5.60
RCI's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
96% of the 567 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -0.20 vs. RCI: 5.60 )
RCI' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 8.7   Max: -28
Current: 5.6

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.00
RCI's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
78% of the 486 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. RCI: 1.00 )
RCI' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1   Max: 68
Current: 1

1
68
Price/Median PS Value 0.90
RCI's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
78% of the 724 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. RCI: 0.90 )
RCI' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 1.76
Current: 0.9

0.16
1.76
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 0.80
RCI's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
90% of the 213 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. RCI: 0.80 )
RCI' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 74.44
Current: 0.8

0.25
74.44
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 8.80
RCI's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
77% of the 719 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.90 vs. RCI: 8.80 )
RCI' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.5   Max: 10.7
Current: 8.8

1.5
10.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 14.42
RCI's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
87% of the 626 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.68 vs. RCI: 14.42 )
RCI' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -29   Max: 22.6
Current: 14.42

-29
22.6

Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services
Compare:CHU, VOD, T, VZ, AMOV » details
Traded in other countries:RCI.B.Canada, RCI.A.Canada, RCIAF.USA, RCIB.Germany
Rogers Communications, Inc., is a diversified Canadian communications and media company, incorporated in Canada, with substantially all of its operations and sales in Canada. The Company's segments include Wireless, Cable, Business Solutions (RBS), and Media. The Company's Wireless segment provides retail and business voice and data wireless communications services. Through Wireless, the Company is engaged in wireless voice and data communications services. Through its Cable and RBS segments, the Company provides cable television services, high-speed Internet access, and telephony services to both consumers and businesses. Through its Media segment, the Company is engaged in radio and television broadcasting, digital media, televised shopping, publication and distribution, and sports entertainment. All of its business activities, except for Cable's Video segment and the non-broadcasting operations of Media, are subject to regulation by one or more of Canadian Federal Department of Industry, on behalf of the Minister of Industry (Canada) (Industry Canada), the CRTC under the Telecommunications Act (Canada) (Telecommunications Act) and the CRTC under the Broadcasting Act (Canada).

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