Big telcos ready to face new competitors

Canada’s big telephone companies have faced strong competition from cable companies for years. This experience will help them deal with three new entrants in the wireless field. One of these new competitors, Wind Mobile, is already operating. Two more, Mobilicity and Public Mobile, should launch… Read More

Pat: I own equal shares of BCE and Bell Aliant. Do they complement each other? I was thinking of selling BCE and buying more Bell Aliant for increased yield. Your opinion please. Thanks.

BCE, $24.99, symbol BCE on Toronto (Shares outstanding: 767.8 million; Market cap: $19.2 billion), has over 7.5 million telephone and Internet customers in Ontario and Quebec. It also has 6.5 million wireless subscribers across Canada. BCE continues to lose traditional phone customers, but these losses… Read More