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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 0.05
SJR's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
88% of the 466 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.43 vs. SJR: 0.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SJR' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.01  Med: 0.05 Max: N/A
Current: 0.05
-0.01
N/A
Equity to Asset 0.38
SJR's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
54% of the 456 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.41 vs. SJR: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SJR' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.21  Med: 0.32 Max: 0.48
Current: 0.38
0.21
0.48
Interest Coverage 5.02
SJR's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
63% of the 317 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 8.81 vs. SJR: 5.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SJR' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.28  Med: 4.02 Max: 5.31
Current: 5.02
2.28
5.31
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 1.77
M-Score: -2.82
WACC vs ROIC
4.38%
10.10%
WACC
ROIC
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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 26.13
SJR's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 465 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 8.58 vs. SJR: 26.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SJR' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 23.57  Med: 27.39 Max: 29.66
Current: 26.13
23.57
29.66
Net-margin (%) 15.33
SJR's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 465 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 4.47 vs. SJR: 15.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SJR' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.57  Med: 15.09 Max: 21.63
Current: 15.33
9.57
21.63
ROE (%) 15.85
SJR's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 7.28 vs. SJR: 15.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SJR' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 15.16  Med: 20.33 Max: 31.61
Current: 15.85
15.16
31.61
ROA (%) 5.85
SJR's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 476 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.77 vs. SJR: 5.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SJR' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4  Med: 5.97 Max: 8.13
Current: 5.85
4
8.13
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 35.67
SJR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 469 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 15.10 vs. SJR: 35.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SJR' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 28.33  Med: 35.93 Max: 41.75
Current: 35.67
28.33
41.75
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 1.00
SJR's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 401 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. SJR: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SJR' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -29.7  Med: 11.70 Max: 73.7
Current: 1
-29.7
73.7
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 1.40
SJR's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 338 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. SJR: 1.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SJR' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -31.6  Med: 8.30 Max: 59.8
Current: 1.4
-31.6
59.8
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 2.80
SJR's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 323 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. SJR: 2.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SJR' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42  Med: 5.80 Max: 66.6
Current: 2.8
-42
66.6
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Financials


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

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Guru Trades

Q4 2014

SJR Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Jim Simons 997,900 sh (+183.41%)
David Dreman 6,471 sh (+9.53%)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
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Q1 2015

SJR Guru Trades in Q1 2015

David Dreman 190,334 sh (+2841.34%)
Jim Simons 994,400 sh (-0.35%)
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Q2 2015

SJR Guru Trades in Q2 2015

David Dreman 170,269 sh (-10.54%)
Jim Simons 451,700 sh (-54.58%)
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Q3 2015

SJR Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Joel Greenblatt 66,071 sh (New)
Jim Simons 916,438 sh (+102.89%)
David Dreman 51,936 sh (-69.50%)
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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
SJR.PR.A.Canada11.1510.09

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 17.06
SJR's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
52% of the 659 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 17.07 vs. SJR: 17.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
SJR' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.25  Med: 18.18 Max: 110.66
Current: 17.06
12.25
110.66
Forward P/E 15.11
SJR's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
51% of the 464 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 15.31 vs. SJR: 15.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 17.06
SJR's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
51% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 17.50 vs. SJR: 17.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
SJR' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.14  Med: 18.05 Max: 112.5
Current: 17.06
12.14
112.5
P/B 2.56
SJR's P/B is ranked lower than
65% of the 712 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. SJR: 2.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SJR' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.11  Med: 3.48 Max: 7.38
Current: 2.56
2.11
7.38
P/S 1.98
SJR's P/S is ranked lower than
85% of the 712 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. SJR: 1.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SJR' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.86  Med: 2.76 Max: 5.48
Current: 1.98
1.86
5.48
PFCF 29.05
SJR's PFCF is ranked lower than
74% of the 528 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 16.96 vs. SJR: 29.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
SJR' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.27  Med: 23.62 Max: 73.58
Current: 29.05
14.27
73.58
POCF 8.64
SJR's POCF is ranked lower than
63% of the 677 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 7.44 vs. SJR: 8.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SJR' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.03  Med: 8.41 Max: 15.45
Current: 8.64
6.03
15.45
EV-to-EBIT 13.57
SJR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
54% of the 704 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 14.71 vs. SJR: 13.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SJR' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.9  Med: 14.30 Max: 27
Current: 13.57
10.9
27
EV-to-EBITDA 8.35
SJR's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
58% of the 709 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 8.08 vs. SJR: 8.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SJR' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6  Med: 8.60 Max: 14.7
Current: 8.35
6
14.7
PEG 2.41
SJR's PEG is ranked lower than
54% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. SJR: 2.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
SJR' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 1.76 Max: 3.31
Current: 2.41
0.54
3.31
Shiller P/E 19.93
SJR's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
64% of the 212 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 16.02 vs. SJR: 19.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
SJR' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.05  Med: 23.66 Max: 55.81
Current: 19.93
3.05
55.81
Current Ratio 0.52
SJR's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
87% of the 459 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. SJR: 0.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SJR' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 0.53 Max: 1.44
Current: 0.52
0.17
1.44
Quick Ratio 0.48
SJR's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
86% of the 459 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.04 vs. SJR: 0.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SJR' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.46 Max: 1.37
Current: 0.48
0.16
1.37
Days Inventory 12.71
SJR's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
59% of the 349 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 16.14 vs. SJR: 12.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SJR' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.89  Med: 12.88 Max: 18.76
Current: 12.71
9.89
18.76
Days Sales Outstanding 34.20
SJR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
68% of the 361 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 47.67 vs. SJR: 34.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SJR' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 19.28  Med: 26.49 Max: 34.09
Current: 34.2
19.28
34.09
Days Payable 13.62
SJR's Days Payable is ranked lower than
88% of the 307 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 64.06 vs. SJR: 13.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SJR' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.36  Med: 13.33 Max: 104.98
Current: 13.62
6.36
104.98

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 5.43
SJR's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
64% of the 706 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 3.53 vs. SJR: 5.43 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
SJR' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.95  Med: 3.61 Max: 5
Current: 5.43
0.95
5
Dividend Payout 0.55
SJR's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
60% of the 364 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 0.47 vs. SJR: 0.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
SJR' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.61 Max: 7.3
Current: 0.55
0.14
7.3
Dividend Growth (3y) 3.80
SJR's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
53% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. SJR: 3.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
SJR' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 3.80 Max: 122.1
Current: 3.8
0
122.1
Forward Dividend Yield 5.01
SJR's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
61% of the 639 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 4.20 vs. SJR: 5.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 6.00
SJR's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
62% of the 706 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 4.06 vs. SJR: 6.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
SJR' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.14  Med: 4.33 Max: 6
Current: 6
1.14
6
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -2.10
SJR's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
59% of the 304 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: -1.00 vs. SJR: -2.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SJR' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -49.2  Med: -0.20 Max: 21
Current: -2.1
-49.2
21

Valuation & Return

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vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 1.33
SJR's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
59% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.15 vs. SJR: 1.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
SJR' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.04  Med: 1.44 Max: 31.71
Current: 1.33
1.04
31.71
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.81
SJR's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
69% of the 125 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. SJR: 1.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 0.82
SJR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
60% of the 709 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. SJR: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SJR' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.99 Max: 2.45
Current: 0.82
0.01
2.45
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.99
SJR's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
64% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 2.24 vs. SJR: 1.99 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
SJR' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.62  Med: 1.94 Max: 10.58
Current: 1.99
0.62
10.58
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 7.38
SJR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
67% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. SJR: 7.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SJR' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.7  Med: 7.00 Max: 9.2
Current: 7.38
3.7
9.2
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 9.33
SJR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 249 Companies
in the Global Pay TV industry.

( Industry Median: 10.22 vs. SJR: 9.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
SJR' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -34.7  Med: 16.10 Max: 29.3
Current: 9.33
-34.7
29.3

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $4379
EPS $ 1.38
Beta0.94
Short Percentage of Float0.78%
52-Week Range $15.66 - 24.14
Shares Outstanding(Mil)475.92

Analyst Estimate

Aug16 Aug17 Aug18
Revenue(Mil) 4,096 4,142 3,954
EPS($) 1.21 1.12 1.24
EPS without NRI($) 1.21 1.12 1.24

Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Pay TV
Compare:CMCSA, TWC, NPSNY, BSYBY, DISH » details
Traded in other countries:SJR.A.Canada, SWC.Germany,
Shaw Communications Inc was incorporated in the Province of Alberta, on December 9, 1996. It is a diversified communications and media company whose business is providing consumers with broadband cable television, Internet, Home Phone, telecommunications services (through Shaw Business), satellite direct-to-home services (through Shaw Direct) and engaging programming content (through Shaw Media). It also provides conventional television network in Canada, Global Television, and numerous specialty networks. It provides customers with entertainment, information and communications services, utilizing a variety of distribution technologies. The Company business segments include Cable, Satellite and Media. The Cable comprised of cable television, Internet, Digital Phone and Shaw Business operations; Satellite comprised of direct-to-home (DTH) and Satellite Services; and Media comprised of television broadcasting.
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