NASDAQ:ERIC - Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$7.66 -0.12 (-1.54 %)
(As of 08/15/2018 02:31 PM ET)
Previous Close$7.73
Today's Range$7.63 - $7.73
52-Week Range$5.52 - $8.39
Volume121,173 shs
Average Volume5.53 million shs
Market Capitalization$25.84 billion
P/E Ratio-16.39
Dividend Yield0.95%
Beta0.77
Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson logoTelefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) provides information and communications technology solutions for networks, IT and cloud, and media markets worldwide. It operates through four segments: Networks, Digital Services, Managed Services, and Other. The Networks segment provides mobile radio access networks, transport solutions, and site solutions, as well as related services, such as network rollout, network tuning, and customer support. The Digital Services segment offers products and services for service providers in the areas of operations support systems and business support systems; packet core and communication; network functions virtualization and cloud infrastructure; application development and modernization; and consulting services. The Managed Services segment provides vendor agnostic services, including networks and IT managed, and network design and optimization services to manage service provider's networks. Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) was founded in 1876 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:ERIC
CUSIPN/A
Phone46-1-071-900-00

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.33
Current Ratio1.50
Quick Ratio1.22

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-16.39
Forward P/E Ratio40.32
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$23.60 billion
Price / Sales1.08
Cash Flow$0.2772 per share
Price / Cash27.63
Book Value$3.52 per share
Price / Book2.18

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.47)
Net Income$-4,129,660,000.00
Net Margins-13.14%
Return on Equity-5.62%
Return on Assets-2.15%

Miscellaneous

Employees100,735
Outstanding Shares3,334,150,000
Market Cap$25.84 billion

Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's stock symbol?

Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ERIC."

How were Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's earnings last quarter?

Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 18th. The communications equipment provider reported ($0.01) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.03. The communications equipment provider earned $49.80 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $48.09 billion. Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson had a negative net margin of 13.14% and a negative return on equity of 5.62%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.17 earnings per share. View Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's Earnings History.

When is Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's next earnings date?

Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October, 19th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson.

What price target have analysts set for ERIC?

12 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's shares. Their predictions range from $4.65 to $7.00. On average, they anticipate Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's stock price to reach $5.9125 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 22.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson.

Are investors shorting Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson?

Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson saw a drop in short interest in the month of July. As of July 13th, there was short interest totalling 19,400,048 shares, a drop of 15.3% from the June 29th total of 22,895,877 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,745,075 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.2 days. View Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's key competitors?

Who are Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's key executives?

Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Börje E. Ekholm MSc, MBA, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Carl Mellander, Sr. VP, CFO and Head of Group Function Fin. & Common Functions (Age 54)
  • Ms. Eva-Britt Allenius, Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Erik Ekudden, Group CTO & SVP and Head of Technology & Architecture
  • Mr. Peter Nyquist, VP of Investor Relations (Age 53)

Has Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about ERIC stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.04 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the communications equipment provider an impact score of 47.43 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson.

Who are Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's major shareholders?

Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Brandes Investment Partners LP (0.15%), FMR LLC (0.14%), Morgan Stanley (0.14%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.13%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.04%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.03%).

Which major investors are selling Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson stock?

ERIC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Brandes Investment Partners LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Bank of Montreal Can, Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc., World Asset Management Inc, CIBC World Markets Inc. and Raymond James & Associates.

Which major investors are buying Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson stock?

ERIC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, FMR LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Caption Management LLC, Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC, Sei Investments Co. and Eqis Capital Management Inc..

How do I buy shares of Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson?

Shares of ERIC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's stock price today?

One share of ERIC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.67.

How big of a company is Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson?

Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson has a market capitalization of $25.84 billion and generates $23.60 billion in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $-4,129,660,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.47) on an earnings per share basis. Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson employs 100,735 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson?

Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's mailing address is TORSHAMNSGATAN 21 - 23, STOCKHOLM V7, 16483. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at 46-1-071-900-00 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NASDAQ ERIC)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  423 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  641 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,064
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ERIC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ERIC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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