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How to Buy Bce Stock

Bce Inc

Bce is a telecom company located in Quebec, Canada, which is part of the Communication Services sector, and is traded under the ticker BCE on the NYSE exchange.

Bce stock last closed at $46.09, down 0.07% from the previous day, and has decreased 13.32% in one year. It has overperformed other stocks in the Telecom Services industry by 0.17 percentage points. Bce stock is currently +15.57% from its 52-week low of $39.88, and -22.33% from its 52-week high of $59.34.

There are currently 911.9M BCE shares outstanding. The market capitalization of BCE is $42.03B. In the past 24 hours, 1.43M BCE shares were traded.

How to Buy Bce Stock

Not sure how to invest in Bce stock? Here's how.
  1. Figure out where to buy Bce stock: You need to pick an online brokerage, but don't worry - we've analyzed dozens of online brokerages and apps to help you determine where to buy Bce stock.
  2. Sign up for your brokerage account: Sign up for 0% commission trading with the highest-rated brokerage we've selected.
  3. Put funds into your brokerage account: Select your payment method and add your details.
  4. Analyze Bce stock: The Bce ticker symbol is BCE. Is Bce stock a good investment? Should you buy shares of BCE? How do BCE's underlying business fundamentals look? Do top analysts think Bce is a good buy? Why has BCE's stock price moved recently? (Hint: Our stock analysis website can help you figure out if BCE is a good stock to buy).
  5. Place your BCE trade: Decide if you will purchase BCE shares at the current market price or use a limit order to buy BCE shares at a particular price.
  6. Keep tabs on your BCE position: Create a watchlist to important notifications about your investment in Bce stock.

Step 1: Figure out where to buy Bce stock

You need a brokerage account to access the NYSE market and buy BCE stock.

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Step 2: Sign up for your brokerage account

Now that you've chosen your brokerage, you'll need to fill out some personal information so you can invest in BCE today.

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Step 3: Put funds into your brokerage account

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Step 4: Analyze Bce stock

After you have identified the best place to buy Bce stock, it's crucial to research their stock prior to buying, so you truly comprehend the risk and opportunity.

Bce Metrics

BCE Price
$46.09
1w %
-1.56%
1y %
-13.32%
5y %
3.02%
P/E
20.44x
P/B
2.54x
P/S
2.4x
PEG
1.13x
Revenue
$17.48B
Earnings
$2.05B
Fore. Rev. Growth
9.94%
Fore. Earn. Growth
22.39%
Market Cap
$42.03B
Next Earnings
N/A
Next Dividend
N/A

BCE Due Diligence Checks

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You can view all of the due diligence checks on BCE's stock page.

Is BCE stock undervalued or overvalued?

Investors use a variety of different financial metrics, analyses, models, and charts to gauge BCE's fair value.

Using relative valuations measures:

  • BCE may be undervalued based on its P/E ratio of 20.44x, relative to Telecom Services industry P/E ratio of 100.68x
  • BCE could be overvalued based on its P/B ratio of 2.54x, relative to Telecom Services industry P/B ratio of 1.69x
  • BCE may be overvalued based on its PEG ratio of 1.13x

You can do more valuation analysis on BCE's stock here.

Is BCE a healthy company?

Positive Health Checks:

  • BCE's operating cash flow of $5.88B allows it to safely service it's debt of $22.96B.

Negative Health Checks:

  • There are more long-term liabilities than short-term assets on the BCE balance sheet.
  • Total BCE debt is higher than 5 years ago, relative to shareholder equity.
  • BCE profit margin has gone down from 12.7% to 11.7% in the past year.
  • There are more short-term liabilities than short-term assets on the BCE balance sheet.
  • BCE has a relatively high debt to equity ratio of 2.01.
  • BCE earnings of $3.69B is not enough to cover its interest payments.

Is BCE stock a Buy, Hold, or Sell, according to Wall Street analysts?

Out of 4 Wall Street analysts who give ratings on BCE, the consensus analyst rating on Bce is a Buy

Please note that analyst ratings are not stock recommendations, nor are they financial advice.

Latest BCE Analyst Forecasts

Kannan Venkateshwar, a bottom 46% analyst from Barclays maintains BCE with a hold rating and lowers their BCE price target from $48.00 to $47.00, on Jan 9, 2023.

Tim Casey, a top 45% analyst from BMO Capital maintains BCE with a buy rating and lowers their BCE price target from $75.00 to $68.00, on Nov 4, 2022.

Vince Valentini, a bottom 21% analyst from TD Securities upgrades BCE to a strong buy rating, on Oct 13, 2022.

David Joyce, a top 37% analyst from Barclays maintains BCE with a hold rating and lowers their BCE price target from $51.00 to $48.00, on Oct 10, 2022.

You can dive deeper into what analysts are projecting on the Bce stock forecast page.

BCE Technical Indicators

SMA10
46.67
SMA20
46.45
SMA50
45.97
SMA100
45.36
SMA200
48.23
MACD
0.33
MACD Signal
0.36
MACD Histogram
-0.03
RSI
48.93
Stochastic %K
43.15
Stochastic %D
67.18
StochRSI %K
33.33
StochRSI %D
59.02

BCE Growth Numbers

Last year, BCE earnings were $2.05B. In the last 5 year, BCE's earnings have grown by -1.96% per year. This was slower than the Telecom Services industry average of 10.78%.

Last year, BCE revenue was $17.48B. Over the last five year, BCE's revenue has increased by 0.22% per year. This was slower than the Telecom Services industry average of 0.55%.

Dive into BCE's earnings and revenue performance here.

Who is buying/selling BCE?

In the past 12 months, executives and large shareholders at BCE have not bought or sold any shares.

Dig into more about who owns BCE shares here.

Can I get consistent income from BCE stock?

Bce pays a dividend of 6.13%, compared to the Telecom Services industry's average dividend yield of 4.97%. If you owned $1,000 worth of BCE stock, you would have been paid $61.26 last year.

Bce dividend payments have consistently grown over the past decade but have not remained stable.

Dig into more info about Bce dividend yield and history here.

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Step 5: Place your BCE trade

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  • Market order: A market order is an order to buy or sell a stock at the best available price.
    Market orders are usually fine for most investors.
  • Limit order: A limit order is an order to buy or sell a security at a specific price (or better).
    If you want to be sure you're buying or selling at an exact dollar amount limit, place a limit order.

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Step 6: Keep tabs on your BCE position

Now that you own some shares in BCE, you'll want to stay up-to-date on your new shares.

Create a watchlist to get the latest updates about your BCE stock.

BCE Feed

How to Buy Stock in Bce

To reiterate, here are the 6 steps to buy Bce stock:

  1. Figure out where to buy Bce stock
  2. Sign up for your brokerage account
  3. Put funds into your brokerage account
  4. Analyze Bce stock
  5. Place your BCE trade
  6. Keep tabs on your BCE position

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NYSE: BCE
$46.09-0.03 (-0.07%)
Updated Feb 3, 2023
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NYSE: BCE
$46.09-0.03 (-0.07%)
Updated Feb 3, 2023
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FAQ

How much does it cost to buy one Bce share?

As of Feb 3, 2023, it costs $46.09 to buy one share of Bce stock.

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Is now a good time to buy Bce stock?

According to 4 Wall Street analysts who monitor Bce, their consensus recommendation is to buy Bce stock.

What is the best way to buy Bce stock?

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