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
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SWIR
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.sierrawireless.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $698.44 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 31,949,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $22.73
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $26.57
  • 52 Week Range: $12.30 - $31.95
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 34.07
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.66
  • P/E Growth: 1.66
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $651.88 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.06
  • Book Value: $11.95 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.82
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $42.36 million
  • Net Margins: 3.13%
  • Return on Equity: 9.16%
  • Return on Assets: 5.84%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.09%
  • Current Ratio: 1.80%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.39%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 419,512 shs.
  • Beta: 3.11
  • Short Ratio: 1.58
 

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) released its earnings results on Thursday, February, 9th. The company reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.11. The company had revenue of $163 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $161.06 million. Sierra Wireless had a net margin of 3.13% and a return on equity of 9.16%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 12.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.08 EPS. View Sierra Wireless' Earnings History.

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

Sierra Wireless updated its third quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.17-0.25 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.24. The company issued revenue guidance of $167-175, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $170.56 million.Sierra Wireless also updated its Q2 guidance to $0.30 EPS.

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

11 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Sierra Wireless' stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect Sierra Wireless' share price to reach $25.14 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Sierra Wireless.

Are investors shorting Sierra Wireless?

Sierra Wireless saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 782,962 shares, an increase of 53.3% from the July 31st total of 510,743 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 931,289 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.8 days. Currently, 2.5% of the shares of the stock are short sold.

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
  • Marc Overton, Senior Vice President, General Manager - Cloud and Connectivity Services - Business Unit
  • 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

Who owns Sierra Wireless stock?

Sierra Wireless' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.63%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.97%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.91%), Brighton Jones LLC (1.02%), Hillsdale Investment Management Inc. (0.93%) and TD Asset Management Inc. (0.66%). 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 Fiera Capital Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, CIBC World Markets Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Public Sector Pension investment Board, First Trust Advisors LP, AHL Partners LLP and GSA Capital Partners LLP. 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 Brighton Jones LLC, Pier Capital LLC, Hillsdale Investment Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Systematic Financial Management LP, TD Asset Management Inc., New York State Common Retirement Fund and DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale. 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 $21.70.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ SWIR)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  234 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  349 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  583
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: 9 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.18)
Consensus Price Target: $25.14 (15.85% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/21/2017ScotiabankUpgradeUnderperform -> Sector Perform$28.25LowView Rating Details
9/21/2017Howard WeilUpgradeSector Perform$23.00MediumView Rating Details
8/4/2017MacquarieUpgradeUnderperform -> Neutral$12.30 -> $23.00HighView Rating Details
5/30/2017TD SecuritiesInitiated CoverageHold -> HoldHighView Rating Details
5/6/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$30.00LowView 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 9/24/2015 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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americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Sierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $170.33 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 24 at 3:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Upgraded to Sector Perform at Howard Weil
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 6:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Upgraded by Scotiabank to Sector Perform
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 2:32 PM
fool.com logoCould Sierra Wireless, Inc. Be a Millionaire-Maker Stock?
www.fool.com - September 21 at 11:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 8:56 PM
fool.com logoWhy Sierra Wireless, Inc. Stock Fell 24.6% in August
www.fool.com - September 12 at 10:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 2:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 7:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSWIR Sep 2017 7.500 call
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 8:55 AM
fool.com logoBetter Buy: Sierra Wireless vs. Qualcomm - Motley Fool
www.fool.com - September 4 at 7:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect Sierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Will Announce Earnings of $0.20 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 2:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCiena Corporation (CIEN) versus Sierra Wireless (SWIR) Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 9:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 1:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Downgraded by TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 7:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Downgraded by BidaskClub to "Strong Sell"
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 3:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $170.07 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 11:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 2:40 AM
thestreet.com logoSierra Wireless: Cramer's Top Takeaways - TheStreet - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - August 8 at 7:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWIR) Stock Rating Upgraded by Macquarie
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 11:00 PM
benzinga.com logo25 Biggest Mid-Day Losers For Thursday - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - August 4 at 8:44 AM
fool.com logoWhy Sierra Wireless, Inc. Stock Is Sinking Today - Motley Fool
www.fool.com - August 4 at 8:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoScotiabank Lowers Sierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWIR) to Underperform
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 3:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIIROC Trade Halt - Sierra Wireless, Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 7:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWIR) Lowered to Sell at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 7:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWIR) Updates Q2 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 6:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR) Issues Q3 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 6:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWIR) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $169.97 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 8:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWIR) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.23 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 8:26 AM
fool.ca logoSierra Wireless, Inc.: Overpriced or Huge Potential? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - July 26 at 8:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWIR) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 11:50 AM
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

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