NASDAQ:ERIC - Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $8.80 +0.06 (+0.69 %) (As of 09/23/2018 03:48 PM ET)Previous Close$8.80Today's Range$8.75 - $8.8352-Week Range$5.56 - $8.83Volume2.50 million shsAverage Volume3.62 million shsMarket Capitalization$29.34 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield0.84%Beta0.83 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Telefonaktiebolaget 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. Receive ERIC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ERIC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology SymbolNASDAQ:ERIC CUSIPN/A Webwww.ericsson.com Phone46-1-071-900-00 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.33 Current Ratio1.50 Quick Ratio1.22 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$23.60 billion Price / Sales1.24 Cash Flow$0.2805 per share Price / Cash31.37 Book Value$3.52 per share Price / Book2.50 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 Shares3,334,150,000Market Cap$29.34 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) released its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 18th. The communications equipment provider reported ($0.01) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.02 by $0.03. The communications equipment provider earned $49.80 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $48.09 billion. Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson had a negative return on equity of 5.62% and a negative net margin of 13.14%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 1.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $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 Thursday, October, 18th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson. What price target have analysts set for ERIC? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's shares. Their forecasts range from $6.00 to $8.70. On average, they anticipate Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's stock price to reach $7.14 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 18.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson? 10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 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 decline in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 16,981,616 shares, a decline of 10.1% from the August 15th total of 18,881,330 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,728,611 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.6 days. View Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson include QUALCOMM (QCOM), NTT Docomo (DCMYY), NTT Docomo (DCM), Nokia Oyj (NOK), Motorola Solutions (MSI), L3 Technologies (LLL), Ubiquiti Networks (UBNT), Commscope (COMM), ARRIS International (ARRS), Echostar (SATS), ViaSat (VSAT), Maxar Technologies (MAXR), Casa Systems (CASA), Loral Space & Communications Ltd. (LORL) and Mitel Networks (MITL). Who are Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's key executives? Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Börje E. Ekholm MSc, MBA, Pres, CEO & 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 OfficerMr. Erik Ekudden, Group CTO & SVP and Head of Technology & ArchitectureMr. Peter Nyquist, VP & Head of Investor Relations (Age 53) 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%), Northern Trust Corp (0.08%) and Bank of America Corp DE (0.04%). Which institutional 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 institutional investors are buying Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson stock? ERIC stock was purchased 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 $8.80. How big of a company is Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson? Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson has a market capitalization of $29.34 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. What is Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's official website? The official website for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson is http://www.ericsson.com. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 434 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 655 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,089MarketBeat'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 9/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Are analyst ratings accurate?