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BCE Inc. (BCE.TO)

Equity · Currency in CAD · Last updated Oct 1, 2022

Company Info

ISINCA05534B7604
CUSIP05534B760
SectorCommunication Services
IndustryTelecom Services

BCE.TOShare Price Chart


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BCE.TOPerformance

The chart shows the growth of CA$10,000 invested in BCE Inc. in Jan 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly CA$38,789 for a total return of roughly 287.89%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.


-20.00%-15.00%-10.00%-5.00%0.00%5.00%MayJuneJulyAugustSeptember
-14.93%
-23.77%
BCE.TO (BCE Inc.)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

BCE.TOReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized

PeriodReturnBenchmark
1M-8.08%-10.05%
6M-13.97%-22.89%
YTD-8.39%-27.17%
1Y-3.25%-20.63%
5Y5.50%4.15%
10Y8.46%7.61%

BCE.TOMonthly Returns Heatmap


JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
20220.70%0.26%5.48%-1.44%0.89%-6.89%2.26%-2.04%-7.25%
2021-0.35%0.35%5.84%2.41%2.96%3.66%1.86%5.67%-2.29%0.41%0.91%3.95%
20203.66%-5.47%-0.44%-2.49%1.67%0.38%-0.81%-0.18%-0.04%-3.04%5.16%-1.93%
20195.93%2.43%2.77%1.01%1.54%-0.85%0.10%5.63%2.98%-2.50%2.34%-4.74%
2018-4.74%-2.64%0.32%-1.71%-0.88%-0.06%3.83%-3.71%-0.27%-2.64%11.78%-4.03%
20171.09%-1.23%2.88%5.55%-1.51%-3.45%0.21%1.57%-0.42%1.90%3.64%-1.07%
20165.56%3.56%2.47%-0.59%2.74%2.31%2.27%-2.02%0.00%0.58%-5.00%1.42%
20159.53%-6.25%-0.78%-0.80%2.46%-1.47%1.45%-1.17%3.92%3.48%1.70%-5.89%
20141.65%3.29%-0.13%2.48%2.13%-1.68%2.02%-0.87%-0.93%4.51%6.57%1.10%
20133.94%4.92%3.36%-0.57%-1.27%-6.24%-1.32%1.50%3.27%3.07%3.37%-0.67%
2012-3.74%-0.83%-0.18%0.20%3.00%3.18%1.67%2.67%-0.02%0.95%-3.66%2.71%
20112.91%-0.96%-0.84%0.68%9.98%-1.70%-3.60%8.01%1.13%0.56%1.24%7.53%
2010-5.67%6.30%3.67%2.24%0.59%2.57%1.26%6.11%1.74%2.18%1.46%3.12%

BCE.TOSharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current BCE Inc. Sharpe ratio is -0.26. A negative Sharpe ratio means that the risk-free rate is higher than the portfolio's return. This value does not convey any meaningful information.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.


-1.000.001.002.003.00MayJuneJulyAugustSeptember
-0.26
-0.95
BCE.TO (BCE Inc.)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

BCE.TODividend History

BCE Inc. granted a 6.28% dividend yield in the last twelve months. The annual payout for that period amounted to CA$3.64 per share.


PeriodTTM202120202019201820172016201520142013201220112010
DividendCA$3.64CA$3.50CA$3.33CA$3.17CA$3.02CA$2.87CA$2.73CA$2.60CA$2.47CA$2.33CA$2.22CA$2.05CA$1.79

Dividend yield

6.28%5.54%6.75%6.17%6.90%6.19%6.43%6.96%6.96%8.00%8.66%8.44%9.33%

BCE.TODrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.


-25.00%-20.00%-15.00%-10.00%-5.00%0.00%NovemberDecember2022FebruaryMarchAprilMayJuneJulyAugustSeptember
-19.18%
-27.39%
BCE.TO (BCE Inc.)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

BCE.TOWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the BCE Inc.. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the BCE Inc. is 27.57%, recorded on Mar 23, 2020. It took 300 trading sessions for the portfolio to recover.


Depth

Start

To Bottom

Bottom

To Recover

End

Total

-27.57%Feb 19, 202024Mar 23, 2020300Jun 2, 2021324
-19.18%Apr 21, 2022113Sep 30, 2022
-14.58%Dec 14, 2017206Oct 11, 2018100Mar 6, 2019306
-13.04%May 23, 201325Jun 26, 2013137Jan 14, 2014162
-9.72%Feb 6, 201522Mar 10, 2015152Oct 16, 2015174
-8.95%Aug 15, 201664Nov 14, 2016105Apr 17, 2017169
-8.4%Oct 23, 201541Dec 18, 201540Feb 18, 201681
-7.3%Jan 3, 201232Feb 15, 201278Jun 7, 2012110
-7.15%Oct 11, 201956Jan 2, 202027Feb 10, 202083
-7.15%May 30, 201149Aug 8, 201110Aug 22, 201159

BCE.TOVolatility Chart

Current BCE Inc. volatility is 20.07%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.


5.00%10.00%15.00%20.00%25.00%30.00%35.00%40.00%MayJuneJulyAugustSeptember
20.07%
19.40%
BCE.TO (BCE Inc.)
Benchmark (^GSPC)