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:
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  • Symbol: TSE:BB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: C$6.83 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 531,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$14.06
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$11.01
  • 52 Week Range: C$8.15 - C$15.82
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: -23.95
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$1.31 billion
  • Price / Sales: 5.21
  • Book Value: C$3.88 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.31
  • EBIDTA: C$87 million
  • Net Margins: -16.43%
  • Return on Equity: -9.09%
  • Return on Assets: -5.70%
  • Average Volume: 2.19 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 32.84

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 quarterly earnings results on Friday, March, 27th. The company reported $0.04 EPS for the quarter. The business had revenue of $823.32 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $983.61 million. BlackBerry Ltd had a negative net margin of 16.43% and a negative return on equity of 9.09%. View BlackBerry Ltd's Earnings History.

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

5 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for BlackBerry Ltd's stock. Their predictions range from C$7.00 to C$13.50. On average, they expect BlackBerry Ltd's share price to reach C$10.00 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
  • Ron Loucks, President - Devices and Emerging 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
  • James S. Mackey, Executive Vice President, Executive Operations
  • Steven E. Zipperstein, Chief Legal Officer, Corporate Secretary

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$12.86.

MarketBeat Community Rating for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE BB)
Community Ranking:  0.8 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  93 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  457 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  550
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: 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: C$10.00

Analysts' Ratings History for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/21/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformC$12.50View Rating Details
5/29/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformC$13.50View Rating Details
4/13/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformC$9.00View Rating Details
3/28/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$10.00View Rating Details
3/28/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector PerformC$8.00View 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 6/25/2015 forward)


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
3/27/2015Q4 15$0.04$983.61 million$823.32 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/19/2014Q3 15($0.04)$0.01$1.04 billion$921.28 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/26/2014Q2 15($0.16)($0.39)$1.01 billion$1.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/19/2014Q1 15($0.25)($0.37)$1.01 billion$1.05 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/20/2013Q3 14($0.43)($0.67)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/27/2013Q2 13($0.49)($1.84)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


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)


Dividend History for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
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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
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)


Headline Trends for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
Latest Headlines for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
DateHeadline logoBlackBerry misses sales forecasts, shares tumble | Reuters - Reuters - June 25 at 2:03 AM logoWhy BlackBerry, Sysco, and bluebird bio Slumped Today - June 23 at 9:25 PM logoEdited Transcript of BB.TO earnings conference call or presentation 23-Jun-17 12:00pm GMT - June 23 at 9:25 PM logoBlackBerry Faces Challenges in Pivot to Software - June 23 at 9:25 PM logoBlackBerry beats 1Q profit forecasts - June 23 at 9:25 PM logoBlackBerry Announces Share Purchase Program; FY18 Outlook Unchanged - June 23 at 4:25 PM logoBlackberry Posts Surprise Profit in 1st Quarter - June 23 at 4:25 PM logoBlackBerry (BBRY) Stock Plunges After Q1 Sales Disappoint - June 23 at 4:25 PM logo[$$] BlackBerry Revenue Falls Amid Shift to Software - June 23 at 4:25 PM logo[$$] BlackBerry's Valuation Got Disconnected - June 23 at 4:25 PM logoBlackBerry misses sales forecasts, shares tumble - June 23 at 4:25 PM logoReuters Business News Schedule at 1830 GMT/2:30 PM ET - June 23 at 4:25 PM logo3 Stocks I'd Hate to Buy - June 23 at 4:25 PM logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX ends higher as energy, mining stocks shine - June 23 at 4:25 PM logoBlackBerry's Earnings Report Was Not as Bad as It Looked - June 23 at 4:25 PM logoBlackBerry Stock Plunges After Software Revenue Falls Short - June 23 at 4:25 PM logoThis Is What Jim Cramer Expects From BlackBerry and The Finish Line's Earnings - June 22 at 3:56 PM logoAfter an Explosive 60% Move, BlackBerry's Risk-Reward Has Shifted -- Jim Cramer Explains the Trade - June 22 at 3:56 PM logoBlackBerry Sets Its Sights On EoT With New UEM Features - June 22 at 11:51 AM logoCould Apple Inc. and Alphabet Inc. Disrupt BlackBerry Ltd.'s (USA ... - The Motley Fool Canada - June 21 at 4:47 PM logoInsider Selling: BlackBerry Ltd (BB) Insider Sells 28,388 Shares of Stock - June 21 at 4:34 PM logoBlackBerry Ltd (BB) Set to Announce Earnings on Friday - June 21 at 7:02 AM logoBlackBerry Ltd.: Why Now May Be the Time to Take Profits Off the Table - June 19 at 8:59 PM logoCould This Be the Most Important Week for BlackBerry Ltd. Investors? - The Motley Fool Canada - June 19 at 3:57 PM logo10 Ways Apple's iPhone Revolutionized Technology - June 16 at 10:51 PM logoWhy I’m Finally Buying BlackBerry Ltd. - June 15 at 5:35 PM logoBlackBerry to Webcast Annual and Special Meeting on June 21, 2017 - June 14 at 9:00 PM logoBlackBerry, VoxSmart To Help Financial Services Firms Achieve MiFID II In EU - June 13 at 6:11 PM logoBlackBerry et VoxSmart s'associent pour aider les entreprises de services financiers à se conformer à la directive MiFID II - June 13 at 6:11 PM logoBlackBerry Ltd.: Has the Gravy Train Left the Station? - June 12 at 4:52 PM logoBlackBerry to Announce First Quarter Fiscal 2018 Results on Friday, June 23, 2017 - June 9 at 9:25 PM logoHow BlackBerry Can Save Its Infotainment Business - June 9 at 4:22 PM logoIs BlackBerry a Buy After Its Pivot? - June 9 at 4:22 PM logoBlackBerry Is Now a Trucking Company, Sort Of - June 9 at 4:22 PM logoIs it the Last Call for BlackBerry Ltd.? - The Motley Fool Canada - June 8 at 4:34 PM logoBlackBerry Unveils Software for Internet-Connected Vehicles - June 8 at 4:34 PM logoZacks Market Edge Highlights: Blackberry, Snapchat, Facebook, NVIDIA and Tesla - June 8 at 4:34 PM logoBLACKBERRY LIMITED - June 5 at 8:20 PM logoBlackBerry Ltd. Is Finally Turning the Corner: Is the Company a Takeover Target? - The Motley Fool Canada - June 5 at 3:18 PM logoCitron Research Is Bullish on BlackBerry Ltd.: Time to Load Up? - June 4 at 10:35 AM logoBlackBerry shares jump after bullish investment report - Reuters - June 1 at 4:16 PM logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX rises to 1-week high, helped by jump in BlackBerry - June 1 at 4:15 PM logoBlackBerry KEYone available in US from Amazon and Best Buy on May 31 - May 30 at 8:53 PM logoBlackBerry Downgraded at Raymond James - May 30 at 12:28 PM logoBlackBerry Ltd (BB) Downgraded by Raymond James Financial, Inc. to Market Perform - May 29 at 4:42 PM logoBlackBerry, Qualcomm decide on final amount to resolve royalty dispute - May 26 at 9:12 PM logoBlackBerry Turnaround Catching Fire - May 24 at 3:45 PM logoBlackBerry's QNX Faces Significant Threats In The Auto Market - May 24 at 3:45 PM logoHas BlackBerry Ltd. Become Great Again? - May 23 at 10:51 AM logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher as banks, BlackBerry led gains - May 23 at 10:51 AM



BlackBerry Ltd (BB) Chart for Sunday, June, 25, 2017

This page was last updated on 6/25/2017 by Staff