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$7.44 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 530,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$12.44
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$12.65
  • 52 Week Range: C$8.98 - C$15.82
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.51
  • P/E Growth: -19.03
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$1.05 billion
  • Price / Sales: 7.08
  • Book Value: C$5.20 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.70
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: C$238 million
  • Net Margins: 7.98%
  • Return on Equity: 2.77%
  • Return on Assets: 1.90%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.67 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) announced its earnings results on Friday, March, 27th. The company reported $0.04 earnings per share for the quarter. The business earned $823.32 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $983.61 million. BlackBerry Ltd had a return on equity of 2.77% and a net margin of 7.98%. 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 Tuesday, December, 19th 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 target prices for BlackBerry Ltd's stock. Their forecasts range from C$10.00 to C$15.00. On average, they anticipate BlackBerry Ltd's stock price to reach C$13.20 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$14.03.


MarketBeat Community Rating for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE BB)
Community Ranking:  1.2 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  169 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  532 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  701
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$13.20
Consensus Price Target History for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
Price Target History for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
Analysts' Ratings History for BlackBerry Ltd (TSE:BB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/29/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$15.00View Rating Details
9/29/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$13.00View Rating Details
9/29/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformC$10.00View Rating Details
6/26/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$14.50View Rating Details
5/29/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformC$13.50View 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 10/18/2015 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
12/19/2017        
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
Q4 20181($0.03)($0.03)($0.03)
(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
10/2/2017Steven ZippersteinInsiderSell27,035C$11.27C$304,684.45
9/29/2017Steven ZippersteinInsiderSell31,078C$11.31C$351,492.18
9/28/2017Martin James BeardInsiderBuy8,999C$11.15C$100,338.85
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)
Source:
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to BlackBerry Ltd. : October 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 5:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry shares down after another top exec leaves
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 5:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry CEO On What Getting NAFTA Negotiations Wrong Could Mean to Consumers
finance.yahoo.com - October 16 at 5:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry and BLU Products Enter into Patent License Agreement
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 5:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry details patent deal with Android maker BLU
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 5:09 PM
baystreet.ca logoFollowing its Recent Earnings Beat, Is BlackBerry Ltd. A Buy? - Baystreet.ca
www.baystreet.ca - October 11 at 10:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQualcomm Compares and Contrasts Android and iPhone X Features
finance.yahoo.com - October 11 at 5:51 PM
fool.ca logoCould the BlackBerry Motion Be a Game Changer? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - October 10 at 5:39 PM
fool.ca logoShopify Inc. vs. BlackBerry Ltd.: Which Is Today's Better Buy for Long-Term Growth? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - October 10 at 5:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: BlackBerry Reported Better than Expected Revenue and Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 5:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry Keeps Making Samsung Devices More Secure
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 5:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe BlackBerry Motion: Competition with Apple and Samsung
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 5:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to BlackBerry Ltd. : October 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 4:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry Ltd. :BB-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2018 By the Numbers : October 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 2:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2018 EPS Estimates for BlackBerry Ltd Boosted by Analyst (BB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 5 at 12:30 PM
fool.ca logoShould You Buy BlackBerry Ltd. or Sierra Wireless, Inc.? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - October 4 at 1:28 PM
fool.ca logoShould You Buy BlackBerry Ltd. Stock After its Earning Surprise? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - October 4 at 1:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry Stock Rises on Earnings Beat
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 1:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBlackBerry Ltd (BB) Insider Steven Zipperstein Sells 31,078 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 3 at 4:28 PM
nasdaq.com logoBlackBerry Expects To Begin Trading On NYSE On Oct. 16 - Quick Facts
www.nasdaq.com - October 3 at 4:11 PM
msn.com logoShould You Buy BlackBerry Ltd. Stock After its Earning Surprise?
www.msn.com - October 3 at 4:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBlackBerry Ltd (BB) Insider Steven Zipperstein Sells 27,035 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 3 at 1:22 PM
fool.ca logoWhy Now Is the Time to Take a Bite out of BlackBerry Ltd. - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - October 2 at 9:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBlackBerry Ltd (BB) Insider Martin James Beard Acquires 8,999 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 2 at 4:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoShould You Be Tempted To Sell BlackBerry Limited (TSX:BB) Because Of Its PE Ratio?
finance.yahoo.com - September 30 at 8:11 PM
benzinga.com logoBlackBerry Reports Record Software and Services Revenue in Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter
www.benzinga.com - September 29 at 9:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBlackBerry's (BB) "Market Perform" Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 29 at 4:40 PM
fool.ca logoBlackBerry Ltd.: Here's What to Do After the ~13% Post-Earnings Surge - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 29 at 3:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBlackBerry Ltd (BB) Price Target Increased to C$13.00 by Analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 29 at 3:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBlackBerry Ltd (BB) PT Raised to C$15.00 at TD Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 29 at 3:26 PM
fool.ca logoBlackBerry Ltd. Posts a Strong Q2 and Gives Investors Many Good Reasons to Buy Today
www.fool.ca - September 29 at 8:54 AM
msn.com logoBlackBerry Ltd.: Here’s What to Do After the ~13% Post-Earnings Surge
www.msn.com - September 29 at 8:54 AM
nasdaq.com logoTSX Flat Despite BlackBerry Bonanza -- Canadian Commentary
www.nasdaq.com - September 28 at 4:44 PM
msn.com logoWhy Is BlackBerry Ltd. Soaring Today?
www.msn.com - September 28 at 4:44 PM
nasdaq.com logoBlackBerry Says On Track For FY Profitability As It Turns Around To Profit In Q2
www.nasdaq.com - September 28 at 8:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry Signs its First BlackBerry Secure Licensing Deal
finance.yahoo.com - September 28 at 8:24 AM
reuters.com logoBlackBerry second-quarter profit rises on back of software sales
www.reuters.com - September 28 at 8:24 AM
fool.ca logoIs it Time to Buy BlackBerry Ltd.?
www.fool.ca - September 27 at 7:41 PM
fool.ca logoCould This Be a Game-Changer for BlackBerry Ltd. Stock? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 23 at 1:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackBerry Beats Apple
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 1:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBlackBerry Ltd (BB) to Release Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 1:22 AM
prnewswire.com logoDelphi Teams with BlackBerry QNX for Autonomous Driving Operating System Platform - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - September 20 at 5:09 PM
fool.ca logoShould You Buy BlackBerry Ltd. Ahead of Earnings? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 20 at 5:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX hits 14-week high, recoups summer losses in broad rally
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 5:08 PM
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

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