NASDAQ:SWIR - Sierra Wireless Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$12.50 +1.17 (+10.33 %)
(As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$12.50
Today's Range$11.40 - $12.6450
52-Week Range$10.80 - $22.58
Volume2.17 million shs
Average Volume450,703 shs
Market Capitalization$450.84 million
P/E Ratio62.00
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.39
Sierra Wireless, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in building the Internet of Things (IoT) with intelligent wireless solutions in North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. It operates in three segments: Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Solutions, Enterprise Solutions, and Cloud and Connectivity Services. The OEM Solutions segment offers embedded cellular modules, short range wireless modules, software, and tools to integrate wireless connectivity into various products and solutions for OEM customers, including the embedded wireless modules product portfolio; and Legato, an open source, Linux-based application framework. This segment provides its products and solutions to a range of industries, including automotive, transportation, enterprise networking, energy, sales and payment, mobile computing, security, industrial monitoring, field services, residential, healthcare, and other industries. It also offers professional services to OEM customers during their product development and launch process. The Enterprise Solutions segment provides a range of second, third, and fourth generation LTE intelligent cellular routers and gateways, as well as security and device management solutions, and professional services to public safety, transportation field service, energy, industrial, retail, and financial enterprises. The Cloud and Connectivity Services segment provides secure and scalable cloud based platform for deploying and managing IoT subscriptions, devices, data, and applications; connectivity services, which include smart SIM and core network platforms; and managed broadband cellular services. Sierra Wireless, Inc. sells its products directly, as well as through various indirect channels, such as OEMs, distributors, value added resellers, and hardware vendors, as well as SIM vendors and mobile network operators. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Richmond, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SWIR
CUSIPN/A
Phone604-231-1100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$692.08 million
Cash Flow$1.1072 per share
Book Value$13.01 per share

Profitability

Net Income$4.13 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,425
Market Cap$450.84 million
OptionableOptionable

Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sierra Wireless' stock symbol?

Sierra Wireless trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SWIR."

How were Sierra Wireless' earnings last quarter?

Sierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWIR) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 13th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.25 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.01. The communications equipment provider had revenue of $201.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $204.94 million. Sierra Wireless had a negative net margin of 3.10% and a positive return on equity of 1.94%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 9.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.28 earnings per share. View Sierra Wireless' Earnings History.

When is Sierra Wireless' next earnings date?

Sierra Wireless is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sierra Wireless.

What guidance has Sierra Wireless issued on next quarter's earnings?

Sierra Wireless issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 13th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.20. The company issued revenue guidance of $793.6 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $855.41 million.Sierra Wireless also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $0.30-0.30 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for SWIR?

11 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Sierra Wireless' stock. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $23.00. On average, they expect Sierra Wireless' stock price to reach $17.45 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 39.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sierra Wireless.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sierra Wireless?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sierra Wireless in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Sierra Wireless.

Has Sierra Wireless been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about SWIR stock have been trending positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring 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 positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Sierra Wireless earned a media sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Sierra Wireless' key competitors?

Who are Sierra Wireless' key executives?

Sierra Wireless' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Kent P. Thexton, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. David G. McLennan, CFO & Sec. (Age 57)
  • Mr. Philippe Guillemette, Chief Technology Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. René F. Link, Chief Marketing Officer & Sr. VP of Corp. Strategy
  • Mr. August Daniel Schieler, Sr. VP & GM of OEM Solutions

Who are Sierra Wireless' major shareholders?

Sierra Wireless' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Trigran Investments Inc. (4.92%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.14%), Heathbridge Capital Management Ltd. (2.22%), PenderFund Capital Management Ltd. (1.34%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.20%) and Horrell Capital Management Inc. (1.15%).

Which institutional investors are selling Sierra Wireless stock?

SWIR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, CIBC Asset Management Inc, PenderFund Capital Management Ltd., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Two Sigma Advisers LP, LPL Financial LLC and Commonwealth Equity Services LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying Sierra Wireless stock?

SWIR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Trigran Investments Inc., Horrell Capital Management Inc., Heathbridge Capital Management Ltd., Brandes Investment Partners LP, Virtu Financial LLC, Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd., Millennium Management LLC and Bank of America Corp DE.

How do I buy shares of Sierra Wireless?

Shares of SWIR 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 Sierra Wireless' stock price today?

One share of SWIR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.50.

How big of a company is Sierra Wireless?

Sierra Wireless has a market capitalization of $450.84 million and generates $692.08 million in revenue each year. Sierra Wireless employs 1,425 workers across the globe.

What is Sierra Wireless' official website?

The official website for Sierra Wireless is http://www.sierrawireless.com.

How can I contact Sierra Wireless?

Sierra Wireless' mailing address is 13811 WIRELESS WAY, RICHMOND A1, V6V 3A4. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at 604-231-1100 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ SWIR)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  355 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  480 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  835
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sierra Wireless and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SWIR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SWIR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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