Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 24397.79. It is in the Communication Equipment industry and sector Technology, with a current P/E of 14.47, a forward P/E of 10.54 and EPS of 0.51. At a stock price of 7.41 (-3.52%) it has a dividend yield of 6.21%.
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 14.68% and more long-term 0.01% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 49.90%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 4.00% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -2.40%.
For performance, Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson the past week has seen a gain of 3.35%. For the last month performance for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson is -4.02%. While the last quarter is -20.65% and half year, -18.48%. Finally for the year, performance is -24.00%.
The 52-week high for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson, is at -30.17%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 5.41%. The 20-day simple moving average is -3.98% and -15.53% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.56%, and for the month it is 1.58%. Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson, has a target price of 8.03.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.15, and for total debt/equity Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson has 0.17. The gross margin is 35.20%, while operating margin is 9.40%, the profit margin is 5.80%. The current ratio is 2.3 and the quick ratio is 1.9.
Insider ownership is at 0.90%, with instituitional ownership at 8.70%. Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson has a payout ratio of 75.70%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 3292.55. The shares float is 3025.62, with the float short at 0.36%, with short ratio coming to 2.44.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson, get 5.10%, with its returns on investment at 9.10%. Return on equity is 10.10%. So will the investors see the target price of 8.03, reached soon?
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