Shaw

Shaw is an Alberta-based telecommunications company that provides telephone, internet, television, and home phone services for residential and commercial sectors in Canada. Read more

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Shaw

Shaw is an Alberta-based telecommunications company that provides telephone, internet, television, and home phone services for residential and commercial sectors in Canada. Read more

Bradley S. Shaw's photo - CEO of Shaw

CEO

Bradley S. Shaw

CEO Approval Rating

61/100

Founded:

1966

Status:

PublicAcquisition Pending from Rogers Communications, Inc.TMX Group - Toronto Stock ExchangeSJR

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Videotron is the biggest rival of Shaw. Videotron is headquartered in Montréal, Quebec, and was founded in 1964. Like Shaw, Videotron also operates in the Telecommunication Services space. Videotron generates 73% the revenue of Shaw.

Cogeco is Shaw's #2 competitor. Cogeco is a Public company that was founded in Montreal, Quebec in 1957. Like Shaw, Cogeco also works within the Telecommunication Services sector. Cogeco has 5,200 fewer employees vs. Shaw.

Eastlink has been one of Shaw's top competitors. Eastlink's headquarters is in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and was founded in 1969. Eastlink operates in the Telecommunication Services industry. Eastlink generates 15% of Shaw's revenue.

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Shaw Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$3.9B

Shaw's revenue is the ranked 6th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 2.3T. Over the last four quarters, Shaw's revenue has grown by 14.3%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $1.1B; in Q4 2020, it was $1.1B; in Q3 2020, it was $779M; in Q2 2020, Shaw's revenue was $952.4M.

Shaw Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
WIND Mobile

Dec 2015

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$1.2B
WIND Mobile is a provider of wireless telecommunication and data plan services.
ENMAX Corporation

Apr 2013

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$225M
ENMAX is a utility company that generates and distributes electricity, natural gas and renewable energy to the residential and commercial sectors.

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Mountain Cablevision

Oct 2009

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that Shaw has acquired. Shaw has acquired 3 companies and its latest acquisition was WIND Mobile in Dec 2015. WIND Mobile is a provider of wireless telecommunication and data plan services.

Shaw Funding History

Since Shaw was founded in 1966, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Shaw has raised $1.2B. Shaw's last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $352.3M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt
Apr 2020
$352.3M
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Debt
Dec 2019
$603.3M
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Debt
Feb 2016
$217.8M

Since Shaw was founded in 1966, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Shaw has raised $1.2B. Shaw's last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $352.3M

Shaw Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Plume is a manufacturer and supplier of smart WiFi connectivity devices for individuals and businesses.
$60M
Feb 25, 2020
Series D
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SHOP.CA is an online marketplace for home products, appliances, clothes, electronic goods and hardwares.
$28.3M
Apr 30, 2014
Series B
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These are all the companies that Shaw has invested in. Shaw has invested 3 companies and its latest investment was WIND Mobile in Dec 2015. WIND Mobile is a provider of wireless telecommunication and data plan services.

Shaw News

April 16, 2021Markets Insider

Shaw Partners With Local Artists to Brighten This Year's Vancouver Sun Run

Original murals created by BC-based artists will be placed at Marinaside Crescent, the Chilco Pump St... See more »
April 15, 2021Telecompaper

Shaw introduces Wi-Fi 6 modem

(Telecompaper) Canadian operator Shaw Communications has launched a new Wi-Fi 6 modem for customers t... See more »
April 15, 2021Telecompaper

Shaw grows Q2 sales 2%, EBITDA up 6%

(Telecompaper) Canadian operator Shaw Communications reported revenues for the fiscal second quarter ... See more »
April 15, 2021Light Reading

Shaw's wireless biz waxes as wireline wanes

Extending a theme that has taken hold at the Canadian company in recent quarters, Shaw's cable pay-TV... See more »
April 14, 2021Markets Insider

Shaw Declares Monthly Dividends

CALGARY, Alberta, April 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shaw Communications Inc. ("Shaw") announced toda... See more »
April 14, 2021Timmins Today

Shaw Communications reports higher second-quarter revenue and earnings

CALGARY - Shaw Communications Inc. is reporting higher revenue and earnings for its latest fiscal qua... See more »

Shaw Press Releases

March 1, 2021StreetInsider

Shaw Provides Dividend Rate Notice for Cumulative Redeemable Floating Rate Class 2 Preferred Shares, Series B

CALGARY, Alberta, March 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shaw Communications Inc. (Shaw) announced today ... See more »
November 2, 2020GlobeNewswire

Shaw Announces TSX Approval for a Normal Course Issuer Bid

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shaw Communications Inc. ("Shaw") announced today... See more »
August 31, 2020GlobeNewswire

Shaw Provides Dividend Rate Notice for Cumulative Redeemable Floating Rate Class 2 Preferred Shares, Series B

CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shaw Communications Inc. ("Shaw") announced today... See more »
July 13, 2020GlobeNewswire

Shaw Encourages Community to #ChipinforKids to Drive Support for Shaw Charity Classic Charitable Beneficiaries

Text KIDS to 30333 to donate $10 to participating Alberta charities and Shaw will match your contribu... See more »
June 1, 2020centralcharts

Shaw Provides Dividend Rate Notice for Cumulative Redeemable Floating Rate Class 2 Preferred Shares, Series B

CALGARY, Alberta, June 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shaw Communications Inc. ("Shaw") announced today... See more »
November 13, 2019StreetInsider

Shaw Says Regulatory Changes Essential to Driving Future Network Investment

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shaw Communications Inc. today urged the Federal ... See more »
November 7, 2019centralcharts

Freedom Mobile Launches Fast, Affordable Home Internet Service for Wireless Customers

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shaw Communications' Freedom Mobile today announc... See more »

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Shaw Headquarters

630 3rd Avenue Southwest Suite 900

Calgary, AlbertaT2P 0G4

403-7504500

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Shaw Summary

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Overview

Shaw Communications, Inc. (TSX: SJR; NYSE: SJR) is a telecommunications company that provides telephone, internet, television, and mass media related services. Shaw is a Canadian telecommunications company founded in 1966 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada,...

CEO

Shaw's CEO, Bradley S. Shaw, currently has an approval rating of 61%. Shaw's primary competitors are Videotron, Cogeco & Eastlink.

Website

shaw.ca

Frequently Asked Questions about Shaw

  1. When was Shaw founded?

    Shaw was founded in 1966
  2. Who is Shaw's CEO?

    Shaw's CEO is Bradley S. Shaw
  3. How much revenue does Shaw generate?

    Shaw generates $3.9B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Shaw have?

    Shaw has historically raised $1.2B in funding
  5. Where is Shaw's headquarters?

    Shaw's headquarters is in Calgary Alberta, CA
  1. How many employees does Shaw have?

    Shaw has 9,500 employees
  2. What sector does Shaw operate in?

    Shaw is in Telecommunication Services
  3. Who are Shaw's competitors?

    Shaw's top competitors are Videotron, Cogeco , Eastlink
  4. Who has Shaw invested in?

    Shaw's has invested in companies such as Plume, Shop.CA