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

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$18.55 -0.21 (-1.12 %)
(As of 10/19/2018 01:14 AM ET)
Previous Close$18.76
Today's Range$18.45 - $18.79
52-Week Range$15.10 - $23.50
Volume152,700 shs
Average Volume298,713 shs
Market Capitalization$724.23 million
P/E Ratio32.26
Dividend YieldN/A
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

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.09
Current Ratio1.61
Quick Ratio1.33


Trailing P/E Ratio32.26
Forward P/E Ratio27.69
P/E Growth2.5

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$692.08 million
Price / Sales0.97
Cash Flow$1.2671 per share
Price / Cash14.64
Book Value$13.01 per share
Price / Book1.43


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.58
Net Income$4.13 million
Net Margins-2.96%
Return on Equity1.73%
Return on Assets1.16%


Outstanding Shares36,030,000
Market Cap$724.23 million

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) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The communications equipment provider reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.06. The communications equipment provider had revenue of $201.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $199.17 million. Sierra Wireless had a negative net margin of 2.96% and a positive return on equity of 1.73%. Sierra Wireless's revenue was up 16.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.30 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, November 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Sierra Wireless.

How can I listen to Sierra Wireless' earnings call?

Sierra Wireless will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, November 8th at 5:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

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

Sierra Wireless updated its third quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.22-0.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.24. The company issued revenue guidance of $198-207 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $198.05 million.

What price target have analysts set for SWIR?

9 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Sierra Wireless' shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Sierra Wireless' stock price to reach $23.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 27.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sierra Wireless.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sierra Wireless?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sierra Wireless in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Sierra Wireless.

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, Chairman, Interim Pres & Interim CEO (Age 55)
  • Mr. David G. McLennan, CFO & Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Philippe Guillemette, Chief Technology Officer (Age 52)
  • 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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include PenderFund Capital Management Ltd. (1.55%), Foundry Partners LLC (0.73%), Horrell Capital Management Inc. (0.64%) and Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.07%).

Which major investors are selling Sierra Wireless stock?

SWIR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PenderFund Capital Management Ltd. and Horrell Capital Management Inc..

Which major investors are buying Sierra Wireless stock?

SWIR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Foundry Partners LLC and Fox Run Management L.L.C..

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 $18.55.

How big of a company is Sierra Wireless?

Sierra Wireless has a market capitalization of $724.23 million and generates $692.08 million in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $4.13 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.58 on an earnings per share basis. Sierra Wireless employs 1,300 workers across the globe.

What is Sierra Wireless' official website?

The official website for Sierra Wireless is

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:  333 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  446 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  779
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 10/19/2018 by Staff

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