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Stock Report: Rogers Communications Inc. Class B (RCI) Report Updated: Jul 25, 2016 | Print This Page

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Company Profile

Rogers Communications Inc. operates as a communications and media company in Canada. The company’s Wireless segment offers wireless telecommunications services to consumers and businesses under the Rogers, Fido, chatr, and Mobilicity brands; and wireless devices, services, and applications. This segment distributes its products through independent dealer networks, company-owned retail stores, retail chains and convenience stores, ecommerce sites, call centers and outbound telemarketing, and other distribution channels. As of December 31, 2015, it had approximately 9.9 million subscribers. Its Cable segment offers high-speed broadband Internet access, digital television and online viewing, phone, and home Wi-Fi services to consumers and businesses. This segment distributes its products through company-owned retail stores, ecommerce sites, call centers, outbound telemarketing, door-to-door agents, and third party retail locations. As of December 31, 2015, it had 2.0 million high-speed Internet subscribers, 1.9 million television subscribers, and 1.1 million phone subscribers, as well as operated a network that passes approximately 4.2 million homes. The company’s Business Solutions segment offers network connectivity services through its fibre network and data centre assets for businesses, governments, and other telecommunications providers. This segment provides its products through its sales team; and a network of third-party channel distributors. Its Media segment offers consumer magazine, marketing, medical, financial, trade, and online publications, as well as digital magazine services; operates television networks and radio stations, and online and mobile digital media platforms; owns the Toronto Blue Jays, a major league baseball team and Rogers Centre event venue. The company also provides digital services, and home security and automation systems; and credit cards. The company was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.