#10. BCE Inc. (TSE:BCE.CA) — 4.8% YIELD
At #10, BCE provides residential, business and wholesale customers with communications solutions including wireless, Internet, Internet protocol (IP) television (TV) and satellite TV, local and long distance, business IP-broadband and information and communications technology services. Co.’s key operation, Bell, is a local exchange carrier in Ontario and Quebec, and consists of its Bell Wireline, Bell Wireless and Bell Media segments. Bell Media is a multimedia company that holds assets in TV, radio, digital media and out-of-home advertising. Co. also owns a 44.1% interest in Bell Aliant, which include the incumbent carrier in Canada’s Atlantic provinces and in rural areas of Ontario and Quebec.