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Bell Aliant Inc T.BA

Sector: Communication Services | Sub-Sector: Telecom Services
Alternate Symbol(s):  BLIAF

Bell Aliant Inc is a regional telecommunications provider. It offers information, communication and technology services including voice, data, Internet, video and value-added business solutions.
Price: $31.26 | Change: $0.00 | %Change: 0.00%
Volume: 90,131 | Day High/Low: N/A/N/A | 52 Week High/Low: 31.78/24.79
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RE:RE:RE:RE:31.00 cash?

I agree. This is all water under the bridge, if we all had known (and had been paying attention) obviously the best move would have been to sell the first day of the BCE announcement when the BA...read more
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RE:RE:RE:31.00 cash?

You'd be wasting your time writing registered letters.  The offer was subject to certain conditions.  And BCE had the option to proration. I chose BCE shares and got them.  (Plus $10 a few days later...read more
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Bell Aliant Shares to BCE-Cash & Tax Election website.

Hope this helps to Clarify the cash and BCE shares when selling into the BCE offer. Also if non-registered shares were sold one can defer the taxes until the BCE shares are sold by completing a form...read more
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RE:RE:RE:31.00 cash?

Good move selling prior to the deadline rosebank. I'm probably better off with the cash and BCE shares that I ended up with anyway. However I was overweight in BCE, a stock I like, and sold some off...read more
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RE:RE:31.00 cash?

Send a registered letter to President and CEO of BCE, George A. Cope and file a securities commission complaint in your jurisdiction.  You had a legally binding contract for cash for each of your...read more
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RE:31.00 cash?

I wanted cash also so the day it was anounced I sold for $31.46 as some thought the would be a second offer from BCE,  rate and reply
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31.00 cash?

I tendered my 351 BA shares  for the $31.00 CASH but got a combination of 'cash' and 139 new BCE shares. Was told that no one got the all cash deal - in other words BCE did whatever BCE decided they...read more
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RE:Is it a good time to get in?

"Wondering if I should buy BA and let it convert to BCE or just buy BCE?" Keeep in mind  that if you buy BA and let it coonvert to BCE you lose both dividends in the next round.  rate and reply
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RE:RE:wow

You should have received ~ $14641 in Cash for every 1000 shares plus approximately 337 shares of BCE as more than 25% of the tendered shares were option 1 (Cash). This meant that all option holders...read more
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RE:wow

I just looked at my accounts, I have 4; 2 in Non-Registered & 2 in Registered Accounts, 1 of these in a RIF & other in a Spousal Account. (Total 4) Very strange as in the 2- Non-Registered accounts by...read more
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wow

So I asked for option 1, $31 in cash Instead I got this I had 1000 shares, and this is showing in my T.D account BA  - DISP -  1000 -  $30,700 BCE -  ACQ (aquired) - 336 shares  (- 16,097) hmmmmm...read more
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RE:Is it a good time to get in?

BCE has a Dividend Yield of 5.16% and a P/E of18.0x But Telus has a Dividend of 3.87% and a P/E of 17.5x Over a past two year investment period Telus gives you 17.66% Bell gives you 11.25 Going...read more
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Is it a good time to get in?

Planning to buy BCE and hold for a longer term (certainly past Oct 2). I read the three options and get that. However, I read latest press release but couldn't understand.  Wondering if I should buy...read more
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S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Canad

This on the TD Webbroker News Today on Bell Aliants site. How can this be right when yesterday Bell Aliant sends out to their news subscribers that they failed to get the required 90%? Now also they...read more
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RE:RE:RE:RE:RE:RE:Bell is short the 90% & have extended the offer until Oct 2

but do I have to call TD before selling in the open market, or can I just sell if it pops to close to $31 and then call T.D and tell them I've sold and to not worry about paying me the $31 on closing...read more
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RE:RE:RE:RE:RE:Bell is short the 90% & have extended the offer until Oct 2

Until the closing date you can withdraw your tender.  Unlike what a previous poster suggested, brokers cannot, not allow you to change your mind.  It is your right and they are your shares until the...read more
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RE:RE:RE:RE:Bell is short the 90% & have extended the offer until Oct 2

o.k thanks. say B.A does get to $30.90 and I wanted to sell it, could I?  or do I have no control of the stock now that i've told them I want $31 cash? Just thinking that it may be awhile before I'm...read more
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RE:RE:RE:Bell is short the 90% & have extended the offer until Oct 2

If you opted for #1 ($31) then you don't need to do anything further.  Selling today would certainly incur a loss.  I'd sit tight if I were you. The brokerages must be going bananas if clients phone...read more
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RE:RE:Bell is short the 90% & have extended the offer until Oct 2

I'm not understanding this. I called TD and said I wanted option #1, $31 for all my Bell shares. Do I need to do anything else at this point? And if I wanted to just sell my shares right now could I?...read more
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RE:Bell is short the 90% & have extended the offer until Oct 2

Ma Bell does seem to have opened a new can of worms by suggesting that those who have already tendered may now have the option to withdraw!!! The way the share price has behaved since the take over...read more

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