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: $7.34
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $8.10
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.43
  • 52-Week Range: $49,392,000.00 - $5.15
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 146.80
  • P/E Growth: 1.15
  • Market Cap: $362.54M
  • Outstanding Shares: 49,392,000
  • Beta: 2.06
  • Net Margins: -1.80%
  • Return on Equity: 1.75%
  • Return on Assets: 1.27%
  • Current Ratio: 2.49%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.17%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: $8.69 (18.36% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/21/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$8.75View Rating Details
9/29/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeMarket Perform -> Underperform$8.00 -> $4.00View Rating Details
9/28/2016William BlairReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/20/2016DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageBuy$12.00View 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 GroupBoost 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 & Co.DowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$10.00View Rating Details
3/23/2015WedbushDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$21.25 -> $15.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2016Q316$64.48 millionN/AView 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)


Earnings Estimates for Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.01 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.05 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$0.05$0.06$0.06
Q1 20171($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q2 20171($0.03)($0.03)($0.03)
Q3 20172$0.02$0.04$0.03
Q4 20173$0.08$0.13$0.10
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.46%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 68.24%
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)


Latest Headlines for Sonus Networks (NASDAQ:SONS)
DateHeadline logoDeferred Tax Assets Of Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) At $0 - (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 22 at 6:52 PM
News IconSonus chosen by NuWave for SBC (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 21 at 11:01 AM logoSonus Demystifies Cloud Myths with Cloud-Optimized Portfolio (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 21 at 11:00 AM
News IconStock Perspective: Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Earnings in View - CSZ News (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 19 at 7:02 PM
News IconLatest Analyst Ratings For Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS ... - The De Soto Edge (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 19 at 12:59 PM logoSonus SBC 1000 and SBC 2000 Release Expands Capacities and Lowers Costs (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 19 at 12:59 PM logoSonus Brings Proven Security to NuWave's Hosted Cloud Communication and Collaboration Offering (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 18 at 12:46 PM
News IconShare Value Diminishing Over Past Month: Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) - CSZ News (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 16 at 7:10 PM logoSonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Deferred Tax Assets At $0 - (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 14 at 7:14 PM logoSonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) To Post EPS of $0.02? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 12 at 7:22 PM
News IconEarnings Analysis & Update for Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS)? - CSZ News (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 12 at 7:22 PM
News IconStock On Watchlist: Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Price Target Watch - Recall News (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 11 at 1:16 PM
News IconCurrent Price Targets For Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) - NewsDen (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 8 at 11:52 AM logoSonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Accounts Payable At $5.949 Millions - (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 7 at 7:03 PM
News IconLatest Analyst Ratings For Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) - The De Soto Edge (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 6 at 12:43 PM logoSonus Networks to Report Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results on October 26, 2016 (NASDAQ:SONS) - October 5 at 12:25 PM logoManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ:MANT), Sonus ... - Benzinga (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 29 at 7:18 PM logoSonus Networks (SONS) Stock Plunging, Cowen Downgrades (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 29 at 7:18 PM logoSonus Networks Up 23.9% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (SONS) (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 28 at 7:08 PM
News IconSonus Snaps Up Taqua for $20M (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 28 at 12:38 PM logoSonus SBC SWe Lite Enables Enterprises to Virtualize Interworking and Security for Microsoft Skype for Business and Office 365 Cloud PBX (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 28 at 12:38 PM logoSonus Networks (SONS) Acquires Taqua in $20M+ Deal; Reaffirms Outlook (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 27 at 7:18 PM logoSonus Networks (SONS) Acquires Taqua in $20M+ Deal; Reaffirms Outlook - (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 26 at 7:27 PM logo5:27 pm Sonus Networks acquires Taqua, supplier of IP Communications Systems; Sonus reconfirms its Q3 guidance; will be a conference call tomorrow September 27 at 8:30 am ET (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 26 at 7:27 PM logoSONUS NETWORKS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 26 at 7:27 PM logoSonus Acquires Taqua, A Leading Supplier of IP Communications Systems (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 26 at 7:27 PM logoSonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS)'s Accounts Payable Is $4.33 - (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 24 at 11:45 AM
News IconShares in Focus: Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Earnings & Targets Update - Frisco Fastball (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 23 at 6:49 PM logoSonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Fetches Consensus Rating Of 2.43 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 23 at 6:49 PM logoUptrend Call Working As Sonus Networks Stock Rises 21.1% (SONS) (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 21 at 6:55 PM logo5 Communications Equipment Stocks to Buy Now - (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 16 at 10:58 AM logoCan Shares Of Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Hit $13 - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 16 at 10:58 AM logoShares of SONS Up 22.4% Since Uptrend Call on Shares (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 14 at 11:46 AM
News IconShares Lower Over the Past Quarter: Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) - Post News (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 11 at 6:46 PM logoA Price Target Of $10.562 Is Set By Research Analysts For Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) - (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 10 at 6:34 PM
News IconEarnings Take Center Stage; Analysts Weighing in on Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) - Frisco Fastball (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 9 at 7:01 PM
News IconPlacing Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Shares Under the Microscope - National Daily Press (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 9 at 7:01 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Sonus Networks, Inc. : September 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 9 at 11:55 AM logoSonus Networks To Present At Drexel Hamilton''s Conference; Webcast At 11:20 AM (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 7 at 11:06 AM logoAccounts Payable For Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Is $4.33 - (NASDAQ:SONS) - September 4 at 11:20 AM logo24.3% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Sonus Networks Call (SONS) (NASDAQ:SONS) - August 26 at 7:09 PM
News IconCrowd Views on Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) | Kentucky ... - Post News (NASDAQ:SONS) - August 21 at 11:24 AM logoSonus Networks Up 24.6% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (SONS) (NASDAQ:SONS) - August 20 at 11:28 AM logoWill Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:SONS) Hit $13 Price Target? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:SONS) - August 19 at 10:27 AM logoViaSat Launches KG-142, Expands Network Encryption Suite (NASDAQ:SONS) - August 16 at 10:49 AM logoSonus Enables Veracity to Securely Expand in the Public Cloud (NASDAQ:SONS) - August 16 at 10:49 AM logoSonus Networks Has Returned 28.9% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (SONS) (NASDAQ:SONS) - August 11 at 8:03 PM logoSum Up The Parts: FDN Could Be Worth $88 (NASDAQ:SONS) - August 11 at 10:50 AM logoViaSat's New Network Encryptors to Boost Secure Networking (NASDAQ:SONS) - August 11 at 10:49 AM logoViaSat (VSAT) Earnings and Revenues Miss Estimates in Q1 (NASDAQ:SONS) - August 10 at 10:40 AM


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