Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (NASDAQ: ERIC), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 18425.56. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) is 5.41 (with a change from open of -3.05%), this in conjunction with a target price of 6.8. Volume today has so far reached 20876346, with an average volume of about 4854.63. The GAP for this stock, is 0.54%.
The P/E ratio is 11.49, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 9.6. The current EPS for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ), is 0.48, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 15.50%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to -39.70%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ), EPS is looking like it will grow 13.56% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be -0.05%. Quarter over quarter is -24.60% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is -10.80%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 3.60%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 4.00%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.90% and institutional ownership is 8.70%. Shares outstanding is 3319.92, while shares float is at a value of 3022.59. Float short for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) is 0.54% and the short ratio is 3.36.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.13, while the total debt/equity comes to 0.2. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 2, and the quick ratio is 1.6. The most recent gross margin is 34.70% and their operating margin is 9.30%. The profit margin is 5.70%.
Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) has seen returns on assets of 4.90%, and on investment, 9.10%. Return on equity is 9.70%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is *TBA. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 0.67, with Price/book ratio coming to 1.15 and Price/cash is 3.26, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is *TBA.
The simple moving averages are -23.74% and -32.65% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -46.61% and the 52 week low is -2.35%.
Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) has a dividend yield of 8.29%, with a current price of 5.41. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 78.60%. This is in an industry, Communication Equipment, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Technology. Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) is based in Sweden.
Performance in the Communication Equipment industry means that Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) has seen performance for the past week of -21.83%, with performance for the month coming to -18.14%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of -29.03%, and for the half year the performance is -44.17%. Volatility for this week is 2.15% and for the month this is 1.48%.
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