Sonus Networks Company Profile (NASDAQ:SONS)

About Sonus Networks

Sonus Networks logoSonus Networks, Inc. (Sonus) is a provider of networked solutions for communications service providers (telecommunications, wireless and cable service providers) and enterprises. The Company's products include session border controllers (SBCs), diameter signaling controllers (DSCs), policy/routing servers, network intelligence applications (VellOS), which is designed to network-wide security and other cloud network exchange services, media and signaling gateways and network analytics tools. Sonus helps communications service providers and enterprises hold the next generation of Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) and fourth generation/long term evolution (4G/LTE)-based solutions, including Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), video and Unified Communications (UC) through Internet Protocol (IP) networks. The Company's product, the GSX9000 VoIP softswitch, provides a carrier-class IP telephony switch that supports the transition from circuit-switched to IP-based network communications.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Communication Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Communications Equipment
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: SONS
  • CUSIP: 83591610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $5.93
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $6.31
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $7.06
  • 52-Week Range: $49,000,000.00 - $5.51
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.81
  • P/E Growth: 1.78
  • Market Cap: $290.57M
  • Outstanding Shares: 49,000,000
  • Beta: 2.13
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -2.52%
  • Return on Equity: 1.51%
  • Return on Assets: 1.10%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 2.42%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.11%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $8.56 (44.39% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/20/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$6.75View Rating Details
2/19/2017William BlairReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
2/16/2017DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$6.50View Rating Details
11/25/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$17.00View Rating Details
9/29/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeMarket Perform -> Underperform$8.00 -> $4.00View Rating Details
10/29/2015Northland SecuritiesUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$10.00View Rating Details
10/19/2015Drexel HamiltonInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details
7/30/2015Barrington ResearchUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$10.00View Rating Details
4/23/2015Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$10.25 -> $10.50View Rating Details
4/23/2015WunderlichLower Price TargetHold$9.50 -> $8.70View Rating Details
3/26/2015GuggenheimInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
3/24/2015Wells Fargo & CoDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$10.00View Rating Details
3/23/2015WedbushDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$21.25 -> $15.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/25/2017        
2/15/2017Q416$0.06$0.09$67.82 million$67.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q316$0.09$0.12$64.24 million$65.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q216$0.03$0.08$59.67 million$60.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116($0.02)$0.03$58.38 million$59.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q415$0.20$0.23$73.91 million$76.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.06$0.11$64.87 million$67.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215($0.16)($0.10)$54.13 million$54.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2015Q115($0.31)($0.27)$48.33 million$50.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q414$0.15$0.15$76.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.01$0.01$71.97 million$73.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.01$0.02$73.70 million$75.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114($0.01)$0.01$70.08 million$70.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413$0.02$0.02$72.13 million$76.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$0.01$0.01$69.37 million$68.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.01$67.05 million$69.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013($0.03)($0.02)$61.17 million$63.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012($0.06)$78.36 million$75.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312($0.03)($0.02)$56.50 million$57.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012($0.03)($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012($0.02)($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2012$0.01$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.02$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.02($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2011($0.01)$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.18 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.26 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161($0.12)($0.12)($0.12)
Q2 20162($0.07)($0.05)($0.06)
Q3 20161$0.01$0.01$0.01
Q4 20162($0.08)$0.06($0.01)
Q1 20172($0.15)($0.08)($0.12)
Q2 20172($0.08)($0.03)($0.06)
Q3 20173($0.04)$0.04$0.00
Q4 20173$0.08$0.13$0.10
Q1 20181($0.12)($0.12)($0.12)
Q2 20181($0.09)($0.09)($0.09)
Q3 20181($0.04)($0.04)($0.04)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.46%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 70.27%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/12/2016John A SchofieldDirectorSell1,000$8.78$8,780.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Peter PolizziVPSell19,994$17.00$339,898.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Mark T GreenquistCFOBuy4,000$16.00$64,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014Raymond P DolanCEOBuy1,000,000$3.43$3,430,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Mark T GreenquistCFOBuy15,000$3.59$53,850.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2014John A SchofieldDirectorBuy11,000$3.50$38,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Mark GreenquistCFOBuy15,000$2.95$44,250.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Raymond DolanCEOBuy1,000,000$2.98$2,980,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014Senate Limited, Trusteemajor shareholderSell41,480,007$3.49$144,765,224.43View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Todd AbbottEVPSell25,000$3.81$95,250.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Empire Capital Management, L.Lmajor shareholderSell501,008$3.52$1,763,548.16View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Empire Capital Management, L.Lmajor shareholderSell741,734$3.54$2,625,738.36View SEC Filing  
8/22/2013Todd AbbottEVPSell35,488$3.35$118,884.80View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderSell3,192,366$3.42$10,917,891.72View SEC Filing  
7/18/2013Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderSell3,512,632$3.30$11,591,685.60View SEC Filing  
1/2/2013Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy79,600$1.82$144,872.00View SEC Filing  
12/31/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy450,400$1.65$743,160.00View SEC Filing  
12/27/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy25,344$1.69$42,831.36View SEC Filing  
10/31/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy52,326$1.84$96,279.84View SEC Filing  
10/26/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy337,674$1.79$604,436.46View SEC Filing  
10/23/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy106,018$1.82$192,952.76View SEC Filing  
10/19/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy587,314$1.83$1,074,784.62View SEC Filing  
10/16/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy161,668$1.76$284,535.68View SEC Filing  
9/6/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy40,000$1.94$77,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2012Elmer A LaiVPSell8,802$1.88$16,547.76View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy113,769$1.85$210,472.65View SEC Filing  
8/31/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy296,082$1.93$571,438.26View SEC Filing  
8/29/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy290,149$1.93$559,987.57View SEC Filing  
8/27/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy122,421$1.90$232,599.90View SEC Filing  
8/24/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy587,579$1.81$1,063,517.99View SEC Filing  
8/20/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy413,382$1.81$748,221.42View SEC Filing  
8/17/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy415,919$1.78$740,335.82View SEC Filing  
8/14/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy143,468$1.73$248,199.64View SEC Filing  
8/10/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy428,163$1.78$762,130.14View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Empire Capital Management, L.LMajor ShareholderBuy549,068$1.77$971,850.36View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS)
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoSonus Demonstrates Orchestration of its Cloud-Optimized SBC at the HPE Partner Showcase During Mobile World Congress (NASDAQ:SONS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 9:11 AM
prnewswire.com logoSonus Introduces Cloud-Optimized Diameter Signaling Controller - PR Newswire (press release) (NASDAQ:SONS)
www.prnewswire.com - February 25 at 3:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSonus Introduces Cloud-Optimized Diameter Signaling Controller (NASDAQ:SONS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 10:30 PM
News IconAnalysts Peer Into Their Crystal Balls For Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS): Where Is It headed? - Winfield Review (NASDAQ:SONS)
winfieldreview.com - February 24 at 7:39 AM
News IconSonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Price Target At $6.312 - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:SONS)
transcriptdaily.com - February 24 at 7:39 AM
News IconNumbers in Focus for Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) - BVN (NASDAQ:SONS)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 24 at 7:39 AM
News IconStock Perspective: Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Earnings in View - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:SONS)
aikenadvocate.com - February 22 at 8:09 PM
News IconEquity Watch: Checking on the Levels for Sonus Networks Inc (SONS) - Rives Journal (NASDAQ:SONS)
rivesjournal.com - February 22 at 8:09 PM
News IconChart Watch for Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) - Midway Monitor (NASDAQ:SONS)
midwaymonitor.com - February 22 at 8:09 PM
realistinvestor.com logoDeferred Tax Assets Of Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) At $1.022 Millions - RealistInvestor.com (NASDAQ:SONS)
www.realistinvestor.com - February 21 at 4:59 PM
News IconStock Check: Reviewing the Numbers for Sonus Networks Inc (SONS) - Davidson Register (NASDAQ:SONS)
davidsonregister.com - February 21 at 4:59 PM
News IconPrice Target Of Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS)At $6.312 - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:SONS)
transcriptdaily.com - February 21 at 4:59 PM
News IconStock Price of Sonus Networks, Inc. (SONS) Decreases -9.94 ... - Highland Mirror (NASDAQ:SONS)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 21 at 4:59 PM
News IconSonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Daily Sentiment Score At 0.295 - Stock Observer (NASDAQ:SONS)
www.thestockobserver.com - February 20 at 7:04 PM
News IconIs The Sell-Side Predicting That Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Will Move Higher? - Winfield Review (NASDAQ:SONS)
winfieldreview.com - February 17 at 7:28 PM
istreetwire.com logoTrader's Buzzers: BioScrip, Inc. (BIOS), Sonus Networks, Inc. (SONS), On Assignment, Inc. (ASGN) - iStreetWire (NASDAQ:SONS)
istreetwire.com - February 17 at 7:28 PM
News IconStock Review for Sonus Networks Inc. (SONS) - Benton Bulletin (NASDAQ:SONS)
bentonbulletin.com - February 17 at 7:28 PM
News IconKeeping Tabs on the Technicals For Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) - BVN (NASDAQ:SONS)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 17 at 7:28 PM
bizjournals.com logoSonus Networks Reports 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results (NASDAQ:SONS)
www.bizjournals.com - February 16 at 7:41 PM
News IconIs Sonus Networks Inc (SONS) cheap for a reason? A look at the intrinsic value (NASDAQ:SONS)
simplywall.st - February 16 at 7:41 PM
News IconSonus Networks Sees FY17 Results In Line With Estimates (NASDAQ:SONS)
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News IconWhich way Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) earning numbers may go (NASDAQ:SONS)
ekosvoice.com - February 16 at 7:41 PM
News IconSonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Expected To Report Earnings On Wednesday (NASDAQ:SONS)
nyhetsbanken.info - February 16 at 7:41 PM
seekingalpha.com logoSonus Networks (SONS) Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:SONS)
seekingalpha.com - February 16 at 7:41 PM
News IconShould You Buy Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) On Current Analyst Views? (NASDAQ:SONS)
prensariotiretail.com - February 16 at 7:41 PM
seekingalpha.com logoSonus Networks beats by $0.04, misses on revenue (NASDAQ:SONS)
seekingalpha.com - February 15 at 7:17 AM
News IconSonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) EPS Estimate At $0.025 - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:SONS)
transcriptdaily.com - February 13 at 8:10 AM
News IconSonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Daily Sentiment Score At 0 - Stock Observer (NASDAQ:SONS)
www.thestockobserver.com - February 11 at 8:02 PM
News IconEPS Target Of Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS)Set At $0.025 - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:SONS)
transcriptdaily.com - February 9 at 5:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSubsentio(R) and Sonus Take Lawful Intercept Virtual and to the Cloud (NASDAQ:SONS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 6:12 AM
News IconSonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Price Target Set At $6.75 - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:SONS)
transcriptdaily.com - February 6 at 8:02 PM
News IconSonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Mean Price Target At $6.75 - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:SONS)
transcriptdaily.com - January 26 at 5:51 AM
News IconWhat is the Street Saying About Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS)? - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:SONS)
aikenadvocate.com - January 26 at 5:51 AM
capitalcube.com logoSonus Networks, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SONS-US : January 25, 2017 (NASDAQ:SONS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 26 at 5:51 AM
News IconInvesting Focus: Indicators in View on Shares of Sonus Networks Inc. (SONS) - Sherwood Daily (NASDAQ:SONS)
sherwooddaily.com - January 23 at 9:44 PM
News IconEPS Estimate Of Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) At $0.025 ... - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:SONS)
transcriptdaily.com - January 23 at 8:29 AM
News IconTarget Price Of Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) At $6.75 - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:SONS)
transcriptdaily.com - January 22 at 12:47 AM
4-traders.com logoSonus : Continues Real-Time Communications Leadership with Introduction of New Session Border Controller (NASDAQ:SONS)
www.4-traders.com - January 18 at 11:29 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Sonus Networks, Inc. : January 17, 2017 (NASDAQ:SONS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 17 at 9:40 PM
News IconWill The Needle Move For Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Shares This Earnings Season? - Wall Street Beacon (NASDAQ:SONS)
wsbeacon.com - January 17 at 12:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSonus Continues Real-Time Communications Leadership with Introduction of New Session Border Controller (NASDAQ:SONS)
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 12:41 PM
News IconPrice Target Of Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Agreed At $6.75 - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:SONS)
transcriptdaily.com - January 16 at 1:18 PM
realistinvestor.com logoQuarterly Deferred Tax Assets Of Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) At $1.022 Millions - RealistInvestor.com (NASDAQ:SONS)
www.realistinvestor.com - January 14 at 6:19 AM
News IconSonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Quarterly EPS Set At $0.025 - Stock Observer (NASDAQ:SONS)
www.thestockobserver.com - January 14 at 6:19 AM
News IconMarket Rating: Is there a Bearish outlook for Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) this week? - Fair View Times (NASDAQ:SONS)
fairviewtimes.com - January 14 at 6:19 AM
capitalcube.com logoSonus Networks, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SONS-US : January 13, 2017 (NASDAQ:SONS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 14 at 6:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSonus Networks to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results on February 15, 2017 (NASDAQ:SONS)
finance.yahoo.com - January 14 at 6:19 AM
News IconSonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Price Target Set At $6.75 ... - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:SONS)
transcriptdaily.com - January 9 at 8:10 AM
News IconDaily Sentiment Score Of Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) At 0.31 - Stock Observer (NASDAQ:SONS)
www.thestockobserver.com - January 8 at 1:09 AM

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What is Sonus Networks' stock symbol?

Sonus Networks trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SONS."

Where is Sonus Networks' stock going? Where will Sonus Networks' stock price be in 2017?

5 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Sonus Networks' stock. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $17.00. On average, they expect Sonus Networks' share price to reach $8.56 in the next year.

When will Sonus Networks announce their earnings?

Sonus Networks is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April, 25th 2017.

Who owns Sonus Networks stock?

Sonus Networks' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.96%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.61%), AQR Capital Management LLC (2.14%), State Street Corp (1.71%), Two Sigma Investments LP (0.32%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.28%).

Who sold Sonus Networks stock? Who is selling Sonus Networks stock?

Sonus Networks' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, FMR LLC, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY.

Who bought Sonus Networks stock? Who is buying Sonus Networks stock?

Sonus Networks' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., A.R.T. Advisors LLC, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al and Symons Capital Management Inc..

How do I buy Sonus Networks stock?

Shares of Sonus Networks can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Sonus Networks stock cost?

One share of Sonus Networks stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.93.

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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff