Sierra Wireless Company Profile (NASDAQ:SWIR)

About Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR)

Sierra Wireless logoSierra Wireless, Inc. is engaged in building the Internet of Things (IoT) with wireless solutions for organizations. The Company's OEM Solution segment offers cellular embedded wireless modules for IoT connectivity, including an embedded application framework to support customer applications. The Company's Enterprise Solution segment offers intelligent routers and gateways, including management tools and applications that enable cellular connectivity. The Company's Cloud and Connectivity Services segment offers a cloud based platform for deploying and managing IoT applications, Smart SIM supported by mobile core networks, and managed wireless broadband services to enable customer IoT deployments. The Company offers a portfolio of second generation, third generation, and fourth generation cellular embedded wireless modules and gateways, integrated with its secure cloud and connectivity services. The Company offers its products to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and enterprises.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Communications & Networking - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SWIR
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.sierrawireless.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $972.77 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 31,915,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $29.03
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $25.56
  • 52 Week Range: $12.30 - $31.95
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 65.82
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 27.80
  • P/E Growth: 2.22
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $634.6 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.50
  • Book Value: $11.47 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.59
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $40.36 million
  • Net Margins: 2.28%
  • Return on Equity: 8.25%
  • Return on Assets: 5.26%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.09%
  • Current Ratio: 1.82%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.51%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 438,664 shs.
  • Beta: 3.03
  • Short Ratio: 1.32
 
Frequently Asked Questions for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR)

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 earnings results on Thursday, February, 9th. The company reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.11. The firm had revenue of $163 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $161.06 million. Sierra Wireless had a return on equity of 8.25% and a net margin of 2.28%. The business's revenue was up 12.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.08 earnings per share. View Sierra Wireless' Earnings History.

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

Sierra Wireless updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.24-0.32 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.21. The company issued revenue guidance of $165-175 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $163.52 million.

Where is Sierra Wireless' stock going? Where will Sierra Wireless' stock price be in 2017?

10 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Sierra Wireless' shares. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect Sierra Wireless' stock price to reach $23.56 in the next twelve months. 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:

  • Kent P. Thexton, Chairman of the Board
  • Jason W. Cohenour, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • David G. McLennan, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary
  • Rene F. Link, Senior Vice President - Strategy, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Jason L. Krause, Senior Vice President, General Manager - Enterprise Solutions
  • August Daniel Schieler, Senior Vice President, General Manager - OEM Solutions
  • Bill G. Dodson, Senior Vice President - Operations
  • Pierre Teyssier, Senior Vice President - Purchasing
  • Philippe Guillemette, Chief Technology Officer
  • Gregory D. Aasen, Independent Director

Who owns Sierra Wireless stock?

Sierra Wireless' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of Montreal Can (0.19%), NEXT Financial Group Inc (0.05%), Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.04%), Aperio Group LLC (0.04%) and Creative Planning (0.02%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sierra Wireless.

Who sold Sierra Wireless stock? Who is selling Sierra Wireless stock?

Sierra Wireless' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can and Aperio Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sierra Wireless.

Who bought Sierra Wireless stock? Who is buying Sierra Wireless stock?

Sierra Wireless' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including NEXT Financial Group Inc, Fox Run Management L.L.C. and Creative Planning. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sierra Wireless.

How do I buy Sierra Wireless stock?

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

What is Sierra Wireless' stock price today?

One share of Sierra Wireless stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.75.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ SWIR)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  207 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  318 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  525
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sierra Wireless and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 7 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.10)
Consensus Price Target: $23.56 (20.82% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/30/2017TD SecuritiesInitiated CoverageHold -> HoldHighView Rating Details
5/6/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$30.00LowView Rating Details
5/5/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetSector Perform$20.00 -> $30.00HighView Rating Details
5/3/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$19.00 -> $25.00LowView Rating Details
4/25/2017Benchmark Co.Initiated CoverageHold -> HoldLowView Rating Details
4/5/2017First AnalysisReiterated RatingOverweight -> Overweight$27.00 -> $30.00LowView Rating Details
3/28/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Mkt PerformLowView Rating Details
2/16/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$13.50 -> $21.00N/AView Rating Details
2/10/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
9/27/2016National Bank FinancialInitiated CoverageSector Perform$16.00N/AView Rating Details
8/5/2016CIBCDowngradeSector Perform -> Sector Underperform$13.00N/AView Rating Details
1/19/2016Northland SecuritiesUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
1/15/2016Paradigm CapitalUpgradeHold -> Buy$26.00 -> $25.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR)
Earnings by Quarter for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR)
Earnings History by Quarter for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ SWIR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/9/2017Q416$0.16$0.27$161.06 million$163.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316$0.09$0.13$150.80 million$153.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.01$0.08$139.85 million$142.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q415$0.10$0.08$149.35 million$144.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2015Q315$0.25$0.23$158.73 million$154.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.23$0.26$155.18 million$157.97 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$0.17$0.22$147.20 million$150.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q414$0.27$0.29$146.71 million$149.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.13$0.24$138.80 million$143.27 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.07$0.08$129.42 million$135.01 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.03$0.02$119.18 million$121.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413$0.09$0.10$115.20 million$118.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.07$0.11$113.53 million$112.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q213$0.03$0.03$109.00 million$109.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q113($0.05)($0.02)$100.07 million$101.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q412$0.18$0.33$162.25 million$163.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.17$0.12$164.67 million$162.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.18$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.08$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.08$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.03($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011($0.10)($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011($0.03)($0.08)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2011$0.23$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.41
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.03$0.03$0.03
Q2 20171$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q3 20171$0.12$0.12$0.12
Q4 20171$0.16$0.16$0.16
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR)
Latest Headlines for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR)
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fool.com logoWhy Investors are Paying a Premium for Sierra Wireless, Inc.
www.fool.com - July 19 at 8:18 PM
fool.com logo5 Things You Didn't Know About Sierra Wireless, Inc.
www.fool.com - July 17 at 1:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Sierra Wireless (SWIR) and Riverbed Technology (RVBD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 15 at 7:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$169.97 Million in Sales Expected for Sierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 2:52 PM
fool.com logoBetter Buy: Sierra Wireless, Inc. vs. Cypress Semiconductor
www.fool.com - July 7 at 7:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Sierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWIR) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 6 at 2:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect Sierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) to Announce $0.23 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 9:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SWIR-US : July 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 4 at 3:49 PM
fool.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc.: The Bear Case From a Bull
www.fool.com - July 1 at 4:57 PM
nasdaq.com logoBuy these 5 Low Leverage Stocks to Withstand Market Downturn ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 1 at 7:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 11:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Contrast: I.D. Systems (IDSY) & Sierra Wireless (SWIR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 25 at 7:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $169.97 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 10:28 AM
fool.ca logoSierra Wireless, Inc. Soars Over 11% in a Day: Should You Jump in?
www.fool.ca - June 9 at 8:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Sierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Will Announce Earnings of $0.23 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 8:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 10:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Research Coverage Started at TD Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 30 at 7:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SWIR-US : May 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 12:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSierra Wireless Supports the New Google Cloud IoT Core to Simplify the Adoption of IoT Solutions in the Enterprise
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 8:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Sierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $169.97 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 8:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 13 at 10:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.23 Earnings Per Share Expected for Sierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 13 at 12:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSierra Wireless Joins Rank Of Stocks With 95-Plus Composite Rating
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 7:35 PM
fool.ca logoSierra Wireless, Inc. Shares Are Soaring as it Continues its Comeback
www.fool.ca - May 8 at 7:35 PM
rttnews.com logoSierra Wireless Inc. (SWIR) Broke Out On Better Than Expected Q1 Earnings
www.rttnews.com - May 8 at 10:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SWIR-US : May 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 10:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Cut to "C" at TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 7 at 11:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Price Target Raised to $30.00 at Scotiabank
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 11:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSierra Wireless reports 1Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 9:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSierra Wireless to Participate in Jefferies 2017 Global Technology Conference
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 9:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHere's Why Sierra Wireless (SWIR) Stock Is Soaring Today
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 9:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSierra Wireless Surges On Earnings, Now Can Auto Business Thrive?
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 9:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 7:00 PM
fool.com logoWhy Sierra Wireless, Inc. Stock Popped Today
www.fool.com - May 5 at 2:53 PM
rttnews.com logoSierra Wireless Inc. (SWIR) Is Rising After Q1 Profit Topped Expectations
www.rttnews.com - May 4 at 10:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Sierra Wireless Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 10:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Updates Q2 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 8:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) PT Raised to $25.00 at Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 4:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless (SWIR) Earning Somewhat Critical News Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 12:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Negative Media Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Sierra Wireless (SWIR) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 11:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless (SWIR) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 7:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$155.1 Million in Sales Expected for Sierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 1:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Coverage Initiated at Benchmark Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 10:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless (SWIR) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 7:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate Sierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) to Announce $0.13 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 9:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Critical Press Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect Sierra Wireless (SWIR) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 5:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless (SWIR) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 3:26 PM
fool.com logoDon't Let This Wall Street Analyst Downgrade Deter You From Considering Sierra Wireless Inc.
www.fool.com - April 18 at 8:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDon't Let This Wall Street Analyst Downgrade Deter You From Considering Sierra Wireless Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 8:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless (SWIR) Getting Somewhat Critical News Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 3:24 PM

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