NASDAQ:ERIC - Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $8.46 -0.09 (-1.05 %) (As of 01/22/2019 10:36 AM ET)Previous Close$8.55Today's Range$8.44 - $8.4752-Week Range$6.00 - $9.45Volume189,615 shsAverage Volume4.50 million shsMarket Capitalization$28.51 billionP/E Ratio-17.97Dividend Yield0.86%Beta0.56 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions 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) has a strategic partnership with the Fujitsu Limited to deliver 5G network solutions and related services. The company 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 Current SymbolNASDAQ:ERIC Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.ericsson.com Phone46-1-071-900-00Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.33 Current Ratio1.52 Quick Ratio1.22Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-17.97 Forward P/E Ratio31.33 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$23.60 billion Price / Sales1.20 Cash Flow$0.2776 per share Price / Cash Flow30.48 Book Value$3.52 per share Price / Book2.40Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.47) Net Income$-4,129,660,000.00 Net Margins-9.26% Return on Equity-0.43% Return on Assets-0.16%Miscellaneous Employees100,735 Outstanding Shares3,334,150,000Market Cap$28.51 billion OptionableOptionable 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) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 19th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.10 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.02. The communications equipment provider had revenue of $6.59 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6.87 billion. Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson had a negative return on equity of 0.43% and a negative net margin of 9.26%. 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, January 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson. How can I listen to Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's earnings call? Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, January 25th at 8:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8558570686. What price target have analysts set for ERIC? 10 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's stock. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $9.00. On average, they expect Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson's share price to reach $8.1750 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.3%. 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 7 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson. Has Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about ERIC stock have trended very positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson earned a coverage optimism score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. Are investors shorting Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson? Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson saw a decline in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 10,874,626 shares, a decline of 31.9% from the December 14th total of 15,964,762 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 6,362,418 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.7 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 NTT Docomo (DCMYY), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Nokia Oyj (NOK), Motorola Solutions (MSI), L3 Technologies (LLL), Ubiquiti Networks (UBNT), ARRIS International (ARRS), Echostar (SATS), ViaSat (VSAT), Commscope (COMM), Mitel Networks (MITL), Loral Space & Communications Ltd. (LORL), Casa Systems (CASA), Comtech Telecomm. (CMTL) and Sierra Wireless (SWIR). 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 56)Mr. Carl Mellander, Sr. VP, CFO and Head of Group Function Fin. & Common Functions (Age 55)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 54) 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 $8.45. How big of a company is Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson? Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson has a market capitalization of $28.51 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: 454 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 680 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,134MarketBeat'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 1/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a front-end load?