Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (NASDAQ: ERIC) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 24385.32. It is in the Communication Equipment industry and sector Technology, with a current P/E of 14.78, a forward P/E of 12.43 and EPS of 0.49. At a stock price of 7.37 (1.38%) it has a dividend yield of 6.33%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 3.60%, more recently this last year it has grown by 15.50%. The next year growth is going to be about 13.37% and more long-term 0.85% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -24.60%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 4.00% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -10.80%.
For performance, Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) the past week has seen a gain of -0.55%. For the last month performance for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) is -7.03%. While the last quarter is -2.68% and half year, -12.85%. Finally for the year, performance is -26.87%.
The 52-week high for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ), is at -27.27%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 5.89%. The 20-day simple moving average is -1.91% and -12.92% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 0.93%, and for the month it is 1.28%. Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ), has a target price of 6.88.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.13, and for total debt/equity Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) has 0.2. The gross margin is 34.70%, while operating margin is 9.30%, the profit margin is 5.70%. The current ratio is 2 and the quick ratio is 1.6.
Insider ownership is at 0.90%, with instituitional ownership at 8.60%. Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) has a payout ratio of 78.60%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 3354.24. The shares float is 3025.62, with the float short at 0.50%, with short ratio coming to 3.96.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ), get 4.90%, with its returns on investment at 9.10%. Return on equity is 9.70%. So will the investors see the target price of 6.88, reached soon?
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