BlackBerry Ltd Company Profile (TSE:BB)

About BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)

BlackBerry Ltd logoBlackBerry Limited (BlackBerry) provides mobile communications solutions. The Company is engaged in the sale of smartphones and enterprise software and services. The Company's products and services include Enterprise Solutions and Services, Devices, BlackBerry Technology Solutions and Messaging. It is engaged in providing enterprise mobility management (EMM) and mobile security, and offers a portfolio of enterprise software solutions and services that can be deployed across a range of ecosystems and devices, including BlackBerry Enterprise Service (BES) 12 and Good Platforms, BES12 Cloud, enterprise file-sync-and-share (EFSS), SecuSUITE for Enterprise, Enhanced subscriber identity module (SIM)-Based Licensing (ESBL), WorkLife by BlackBerry solution and Professional Cybersecurity Services. The BlackBerry Technology Solutions business unit consists of five units: QNX, Certicom, Paratek, the BlackBerry IoT Platform and Intellectual Property and Patent Licensing (IPPL).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: Communication Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:BB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: ca.blackberry.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$5.94 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 531,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$11.28
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$12.08
  • 52 Week Range: C$8.98 - C$15.82
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 46.05
  • P/E Growth: -49.88
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$1.14 billion
  • Price / Sales: 5.21
  • Book Value: C$5.15 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.17
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: C$124 million
  • Net Margins: 285.53%
  • Return on Equity: 112.26%
  • Return on Assets: 73.92%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.54 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 15.2
 

Frequently Asked Questions for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)

What is BlackBerry Ltd's stock symbol?

BlackBerry Ltd trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "BB."

How were BlackBerry Ltd's earnings last quarter?

BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB) released its earnings results on Friday, March, 27th. The company reported $0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $823.32 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $983.61 million. BlackBerry Ltd had a return on equity of 112.26% and a net margin of 285.53%. View BlackBerry Ltd's Earnings History.

When will BlackBerry Ltd make its next earnings announcement?

BlackBerry Ltd is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September, 28th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for BlackBerry Ltd.

Where is BlackBerry Ltd's stock going? Where will BlackBerry Ltd's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for BlackBerry Ltd's shares. Their predictions range from C$7.00 to C$14.50. On average, they expect BlackBerry Ltd's share price to reach C$11.25 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for BlackBerry Ltd.

Who are some of BlackBerry Ltd's key competitors?

Who are BlackBerry Ltd's key executives?

BlackBerry Ltd's management team includes the folowing people:

  • John S. Chen, Executive Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Steven M. Capelli, Chief Financial Officer
  • Sandeep Chennakeshu, President - BlackBerry Technology Solutions
  • Carl James Wiese, President - Global Sales
  • Marty J. Beard, Chief Operating Officer
  • Nita White-Ivy, Executive Vice President - Human Resources
  • Sai Yuen Ho, Executive Vice President - Enterprise Products and Value Added Solutions
  • Steven E. Zipperstein, Chief Legal Officer, Corporate Secretary
  • V. Prem Watsa, Lead Independent Director
  • Laurie Smaldone Alsup M.D., Independent Director

How do I buy BlackBerry Ltd stock?

Shares of BlackBerry Ltd and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is BlackBerry Ltd's stock price today?

One share of BlackBerry Ltd stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$11.19.


MarketBeat Community Rating for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE BB)
Community Ranking:  1.1 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  148 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  511 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  659
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BlackBerry Ltd 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 BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: C$11.25

Analysts' Ratings History for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/27/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformC$12.50View Rating Details
6/26/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$14.50View Rating Details
6/26/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformC$10.00View Rating Details
5/29/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformC$13.50View Rating Details
3/28/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$10.00View Rating Details
9/29/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetC$6.50 -> C$7.00View Rating Details
6/24/2016CIBCLower Price TargetC$7.25 -> C$7.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
Earnings by Quarter for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
Earnings History by Quarter for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE BB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
9/28/2017C($0.01)N/AView Earnings Details
3/27/2015Q4 15C$0.04C$983.61 millionC$823.32 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/19/2014Q3 15C($0.04)C$0.01C$1.04 billionC$921.28 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/26/2014Q2 15C($0.16)C($0.39)C$1.01 billionC$1.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/19/2014Q1 15C($0.25)C($0.37)C$1.01 billionC$1.05 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/20/2013Q3 14C($0.43)C($0.67)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/27/2013Q2 13C($0.49)C($1.84)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.20)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172($0.06)($0.01)($0.04)
Q2 20171($0.07)($0.07)($0.07)
Q3 20171($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q4 20172($0.07)$0.05($0.01)
Q1 20181$0.01$0.01$0.01
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/18/2017Sandeep ChennakeshuInsiderSell199,104C$8.56C$1,704,330.24
7/31/2017Sandeep ChennakeshuInsiderSell394,298C$9.49C$3,741,888.02
6/20/2017Nita White-IvyInsiderSell28,388C$10.63C$301,764.44
5/3/2017Michael Alan DanielsDirectorBuy7,300C$9.28C$67,744.00
3/31/2017John ChenDirectorSell141,115C$7.58C$1,069,651.70
3/31/2017Sai Yuen (Billy) HoInsiderSell34,667C$7.58C$262,775.86
4/6/2016James MackeyInsiderSell10,000C$7.04C$70,400.00
12/23/2015James YershInsiderSell33,570C$12.59C$422,703.37
10/15/2015Steven ZippersteinInsiderSell64,238C$7.15C$459,012.63
10/1/2015Steven ZippersteinInsiderSell65,580C$6.09C$399,080.53
9/29/2015Steven ZippersteinInsiderSell22,368C$6.08C$136,010.86
8/18/2015Sandeep ChennakeshuInsiderSell100,980C$7.41C$748,494.05
12/23/2014James YershInsiderSell33,438C$12.61C$421,522.77
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
Latest Headlines for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
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DateHeadline
fool.ca logoWhat to Expect from BlackBerry Ltd. in Q2 Results - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 19 at 9:42 PM
msn.com logoWhat to Expect from BlackBerry Ltd. in Q2 Results
www.msn.com - September 19 at 4:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry (BBRY) & Timex Group Sign Patent License Deal
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 4:45 PM
msn.com logoBlackBerry Ltd.: Is This Tech Stock a Buy After Losing Nearly 30%?
www.msn.com - September 16 at 2:50 AM
fool.ca logoBlackBerry Ltd. Gets Squashed! Buy the Dip? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 15 at 4:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFeatured Company News - BlackBerry Signs Patent License Agreement with Timex Group
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 4:44 PM
fool.ca logoBlackBerry Ltd.: Is This Tech Stock a Buy After Losing Nearly 30%? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 14 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry Inventor Says Canada's Challenge Is Keeping Techies
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 4:58 PM
nasdaq.com logoBlackBerry Enters Patent License Agreement With Watchmaker Timex Group
www.nasdaq.com - September 13 at 5:32 PM
fool.ca logoNow Is the Perfect Time to Consider BlackBerry Ltd.
www.fool.ca - September 13 at 5:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry and Timex Group Enter Patent License Agreement
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 5:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDoes BlackBerry Have A Shot At Success In The Fleet Management Market?
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 5:32 PM
fool.ca logo2 Stocks for an Anti-Fragile Portfolio - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 12 at 9:36 PM
baystreet.ca logoIs BlackBerry Ltd. A Safe Contrarian Play?
www.baystreet.ca - September 12 at 4:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry Delivers Day Zero Support for Apple iOS 11
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 4:35 PM
fool.ca logoBlackBerry Ltd Is Down 25% in the Past 3 Months: Is it a Good Time to Buy?
www.fool.ca - September 11 at 2:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDeutsche Bank Bows to Inevitable as IPhone Supplants BlackBerry
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 3:31 PM
fool.ca logoBlackBerry Ltd. Is Now Approaching a Price Where It May Make Sense to Take Another Look
www.fool.ca - August 31 at 4:14 PM
msn.com logoCan BlackBerry Ltd. Recover From its Summer Slump?
www.msn.com - August 30 at 10:41 PM
baystreet.ca logoIs BlackBerry a Buy After Dipping Nearly 30% From Its Peak? - Baystreet.ca
www.baystreet.ca - August 30 at 5:40 PM
fool.ca logoCan BlackBerry Ltd. Recover From its Summer Slump? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 30 at 5:40 PM
baystreet.ca logoIs BlackBerry a Buy After Dipping Nearly 30% From Its Peak?
www.baystreet.ca - August 28 at 4:25 PM
fool.ca logoBlackBerry Ltd.: Stay the Course
www.fool.ca - August 24 at 4:24 PM
fool.ca logoBlackBerry Ltd. Stock: Does This 30% Plunge Make it a Buy?
www.fool.ca - August 23 at 9:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSandeep Chennakeshu Sells 199,104 Shares of BlackBerry Ltd (BB) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 23 at 4:08 AM
fool.ca logoWhich Is the Better Buy: Shopify Inc. or BlackBerry Ltd.?
www.fool.ca - August 21 at 4:23 PM
reuters.com logoBlackBerry rally derailed as investors lose patience on turnaround - Reuters
www.reuters.com - August 19 at 2:34 AM
baystreet.ca logoWhy BlackBerry Ltd. Remains a Highly Speculative Play
www.baystreet.ca - August 18 at 4:27 PM
fool.ca logoWhy BlackBerry Ltd. Can’t Gain Traction
www.fool.ca - August 18 at 4:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry's Rally Is Falling by the Wayside
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 4:27 PM
fool.ca logoThis Disappointing Fact Could Boost BlackBerry Ltd.'s Bottom Line This Quarter - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 17 at 10:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy BlackBerry's Stock Has Seen A Selloff In Recent Weeks
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 4:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry and Appdome Enable Codeless Integration of Secure Voice, Video and Messaging
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 5:15 PM
fool.ca logoBlackBerry Ltd.: Is it Time to Buy the Dip? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 10 at 5:37 PM
nasdaq.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX futures fall on North Korea worries - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 9 at 4:36 PM
nasdaq.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX near flat as dip in resource shares offsets positive earnings - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 9 at 2:09 AM
fool.ca logoBlackBerry Ltd. Continues to Innovate After Handsets
www.fool.ca - August 8 at 9:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX near flat as dip in resource shares offsets positive earnings
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 9:08 PM
reuters.com logoBlackBerry shares slide after Goldman 'sell' recommendation - Reuters
www.reuters.com - August 8 at 4:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX up on Valeant, Ritchie results; BlackBerry falls on sell rating
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 4:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGoldman: Blackberry a 'Sell' Over Mobile Messaging Concerns
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 4:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry shares slide after Goldman 'sell' recommendation
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 4:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry shares slide 2.5% premarket as Goldman resumes coverage with a sell ratiing
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 3:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo3 Reasons to Sell Blackberry
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 3:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAnalysis: Auto Business Prospects Not Enough To Breathe Life Back Into BlackBerry
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 3:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Did BlackBerry (BBRY) Stock Sink Today?
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 3:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry's Auto Efforts Remain Doubtful: Goldman
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 3:43 PM
seekingalpha.com logoShared Services Canada Ends Its Exclusive Relationship With BlackBerry - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - August 4 at 3:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBlackBerry Ltd (BB) Insider Sells C$3,741,888.02 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 4:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry Ltd. :BB-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2018 By the Numbers : August 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 5:09 PM

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