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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash-to-Debt 1.98
ERIC's Cash-to-Debt is ranked lower than
52% of the 539 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.21 vs. ERIC: 1.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
ERIC' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.72  Med: 2.48 Max: 4.27
Current: 1.98
0.72
4.27
Equity-to-Asset 0.49
ERIC's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
63% of the 529 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. ERIC: 0.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
ERIC' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 0.49 Max: 0.56
Current: 0.49
0.27
0.56
Interest Coverage 2.75
ERIC's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
88% of the 396 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 85.40 vs. ERIC: 2.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
ERIC' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.64  Med: 9.22 Max: 18.08
Current: 2.75
2.64
18.08
Piotroski F-Score: 4
Altman Z-Score: 2.01
Beneish M-Score: -2.58
WACC vs ROIC
7.53%
3.74%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 2.83
ERIC's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
51% of the 532 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.87 vs. ERIC: 2.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
ERIC' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.83  Med: 7.82 Max: 16.32
Current: 2.83
2.83
16.32
Net Margin % 0.77
ERIC's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
58% of the 534 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.33 vs. ERIC: 0.77 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
ERIC' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.77  Med: 5.33 Max: 11.63
Current: 0.77
0.77
11.63
ROE % 1.23
ERIC's ROE % is ranked lower than
59% of the 522 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 3.83 vs. ERIC: 1.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
ERIC' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 8.16 Max: 17.19
Current: 1.23
1.2
17.19
ROA % 0.61
ERIC's ROA % is ranked lower than
59% of the 541 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.07 vs. ERIC: 0.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
ERIC' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 4.18 Max: 9.5
Current: 0.61
0.6
9.5
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % 10.80
ERIC's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
53% of the 535 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 9.36 vs. ERIC: 10.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
ERIC' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.8  Med: 46.91 Max: 97.62
Current: 10.8
10.8
97.62
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate -1.10
ERIC's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
59% of the 467 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. ERIC: -1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
ERIC' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -40.2  Med: 2.5 Max: 17.6
Current: -1.1
-40.2
17.6
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -19.00
ERIC's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
81% of the 351 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. ERIC: -19.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
ERIC' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -76.5  Med: -2.1 Max: 219.3
Current: -19
-76.5
219.3
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate -48.00
ERIC's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked lower than
93% of the 310 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. ERIC: -48.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
ERIC' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -48.3  Med: 2.2 Max: 32.4
Current: -48
-48.3
32.4
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

ERIC Guru Trades in Q1 2016

David Dreman 3,180 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 11,280 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,494,100 sh (+123.34%)
Lee Ainslie 7,387,254 sh (+99.35%)
PRIMECAP Management 78,258,204 sh (+4.63%)
Ken Fisher 435,066 sh (+1.56%)
Charles Brandes 7,787,284 sh (+0.58%)
Dodge & Cox 2,146,186 sh (-0.91%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 28,417,528 sh (-1.31%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 478,963 sh (-2.00%)
John Buckingham 407,722 sh (-17.40%)
NWQ Managers 363,695 sh (-19.43%)
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Q2 2016

ERIC Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Richard Snow 10,125 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 986,870 sh (+171.35%)
David Dreman 7,691 sh (+141.86%)
Joel Greenblatt 20,143 sh (+78.57%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 40,979,684 sh (+44.21%)
Charles Brandes 10,329,065 sh (+32.64%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 554,909 sh (+15.86%)
PRIMECAP Management 81,505,704 sh (+4.15%)
Dodge & Cox 2,216,336 sh (+3.27%)
Ken Fisher 432,781 sh (-0.53%)
John Buckingham 402,501 sh (-1.28%)
Lee Ainslie 6,795,608 sh (-8.01%)
Jim Simons 425,400 sh (-71.53%)
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Q3 2016

ERIC Guru Trades in Q3 2016

NWQ Managers 6,995,028 sh (+608.81%)
Richard Snow 32,210 sh (+218.12%)
Jim Simons 1,150,400 sh (+170.43%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 62,420,845 sh (+52.32%)
Lee Ainslie 8,082,068 sh (+18.93%)
Dodge & Cox 2,360,685 sh (+6.51%)
Charles Brandes 10,785,976 sh (+4.42%)
Joel Greenblatt 20,138 sh (-0.02%)
PRIMECAP Management 79,743,604 sh (-2.16%)
Ken Fisher 421,833 sh (-2.53%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 539,346 sh (-2.80%)
John Buckingham 390,158 sh (-3.07%)
David Dreman 4,898 sh (-36.32%)
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Q4 2016

ERIC Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Richard Snow 201,375 sh (+525.19%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 104,722,783 sh (+67.77%)
Joel Greenblatt 23,094 sh (+14.68%)
Lee Ainslie Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 79,611,304 sh (-0.17%)
Charles Brandes 9,818,100 sh (-8.97%)
Dodge & Cox 1,987,798 sh (-15.80%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 405,295 sh (-24.85%)
Ken Fisher 298,920 sh (-29.14%)
John Buckingham 275,507 sh (-29.39%)
NWQ Managers 4,556,400 sh (-34.86%)
David Dreman 661 sh (-86.50%)
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Business Description

Industry: Communication Equipment » Communication Equipment  
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LM Ericsson Telephone Company is a provider of communications technology and services. Its offerings include services, software and infrastructure in information and communications technology for telecom operators and other industries.

LM Ericsson Telephone Co was incorporated on August 18, 1918. It is a provider of communications networks, telecom services and support solutions. Its segments include Networks, Global Services, Support Solutions and ST-Ericsson. The Networks segment delivers products and solutions for mobile access, IP and transport networks and core networks. It offers Radio access solutions, Switching and IMS solutions and Operations Support Systems. The Global Services segment delivers managed services, product-related services and consulting and systems integration services. Managed services offer solutions for designing, building, operating and managing the day-to-day operations of the customer's network or solution, maintenance, network sharing solutions as well as shared solutions such as hosting of platforms and applications. Product-related services offers Services to expand, upgrade, restructure networks, network-rollout services, customer support and network optimization services. Consulting and Systems Integration offers technology and operational consulting, integration of multi-vendor equipment, design and integration of new solutions and transforming programs. The Support Solutions segment provides enablers and applications for operators. It offers Operations Support Systems, Business Support Systems, TV solutions and M-Commerce solutions. The ST-Ericsson segment is a joint venture, it offers modems and ModAps (integrated modem and application processor platforms) for device manufacturers. The Company is subject to certain environmental, health and safety laws and regulations that affect its operations, facilities and products in each of the jurisdictions in which it operates.

Guru Investment Theses on LM Ericsson Telephone Co

Brandes Funds Comments on Ericsson - Aug 24, 2016

The All-Cap Investment Committee initiated a position in Sweden-based Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC). The company is the global leader in wireless infrastructure, with 40% of the world’s mobile traffic running through its networks.





Ericsson’s shares have suffered due to concerns about demand weakness in North America and Japan. Additionally, in Europe and elsewhere, the rise of lower-cost Chinese competitors has presented a challenge for the company, and margins have been volatile due to its use of loss-making contracts to gain market share. Investors have also expressed longer-term concerns about technology risk. As wireless technology has been shifting toward an all-Internet Protocol architecture, Ericsson has been heavily investing in next-generation technologies and it is unclear whether these investments will generate adequate returns. Lastly, the company has a large exposure to the wireless access layer segment, a portion of the communications equipment market which may face a risk of commoditization as network architecture shifts.





We believe these concerns have been more than reflected in Ericsson’s share price. Demand ups and downs can be expected, in our opinion, as the company operates in a mature industry subject to volatile revenue streams. While recent margins have been mediocre, we believe this has been due to a temporary shift in product mix. In addition, Ericsson has launched a cost-restructuring program to further increase its efficiency. A margin recovery could be a catalyst to drive renewed investor interest in the shares.





We have factored technology risk into our assessment of the company’s intrinsic value estimate and believe Ericsson maintains strong intellectual property in wireless technology. The company remains a global leader in managed services, a key growth area in the industry where Ericsson has an edge due to its ability to offer end-to-end solutions. These factors combine to make Ericsson an attractive investment opportunity to us.



From Brandes International Small Cap second quarter 2016 commentary.



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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
PE Ratio 109.96
ERIC's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
89% of the 359 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 24.45 vs. ERIC: 109.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
ERIC' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.14  Med: 18.22 Max: 111.32
Current: 109.96
9.14
111.32
Forward PE Ratio 20.58
ERIC's Forward PE Ratio is ranked lower than
64% of the 73 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 17.09 vs. ERIC: 20.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward PE Ratio only.
N/A
PE Ratio without NRI 109.96
ERIC's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked lower than
89% of the 352 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 24.45 vs. ERIC: 109.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
ERIC' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.15  Med: 18.22 Max: 111.32
Current: 109.96
9.15
111.32
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 37.29
ERIC's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
65% of the 235 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 20.77 vs. ERIC: 37.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
ERIC' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.16  Med: 20.84 Max: 75.93
Current: 37.29
7.16
75.93
PB Ratio 1.38
ERIC's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 538 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.78 vs. ERIC: 1.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
ERIC' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.05  Med: 1.76 Max: 4.5
Current: 1.38
1.05
4.5
PS Ratio 0.87
ERIC's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 552 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. ERIC: 0.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
ERIC' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.66  Med: 1.11 Max: 3.01
Current: 0.87
0.66
3.01
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 25.24
ERIC's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
62% of the 230 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 17.64 vs. ERIC: 25.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
ERIC' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.25  Med: 18.42 Max: 664.8
Current: 25.24
6.25
664.8
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 14.01
ERIC's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
53% of the 279 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 12.54 vs. ERIC: 14.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
ERIC' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.84  Med: 12.84 Max: 101.14
Current: 14.01
4.84
101.14
EV-to-EBIT 25.75
ERIC's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
59% of the 360 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 18.32 vs. ERIC: 25.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
ERIC' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5  Med: 10.5 Max: 43.6
Current: 25.75
5
43.6
EV-to-EBITDA 10.62
ERIC's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
65% of the 392 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 14.29 vs. ERIC: 10.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
ERIC' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.8  Med: 8 Max: 14.8
Current: 10.62
3.8
14.8
Shiller PE Ratio 16.63
ERIC's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked higher than
74% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 33.27 vs. ERIC: 16.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
ERIC' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.85  Med: 18.99 Max: 96.74
Current: 16.63
11.85
96.74
Current Ratio 1.85
ERIC's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
58% of the 523 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.11 vs. ERIC: 1.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ERIC' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.81  Med: 2.04 Max: 2.41
Current: 1.85
1.81
2.41
Quick Ratio 1.53
ERIC's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 523 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. ERIC: 1.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ERIC' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.47  Med: 1.73 Max: 2.21
Current: 1.53
1.47
2.21
Days Inventory 74.66
ERIC's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
54% of the 503 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 71.20 vs. ERIC: 74.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
ERIC' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 62.32  Med: 68.43 Max: 78.07
Current: 74.66
62.32
78.07
Days Sales Outstanding 111.69
ERIC's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
77% of the 468 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 72.21 vs. ERIC: 111.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ERIC' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 102.01  Med: 112.81 Max: 132.58
Current: 111.69
102.01
132.58
Days Payable 59.15
ERIC's Days Payable is ranked higher than
50% of the 432 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 59.15 vs. ERIC: 59.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
ERIC' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 49.56  Med: 57.51 Max: 70.57
Current: 59.15
49.56
70.57

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 7.08
ERIC's Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
96% of the 388 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.46 vs. ERIC: 7.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
ERIC' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.58  Med: 3.38 Max: 7.97
Current: 7.08
1.58
7.97
Dividend Payout Ratio 1.17
ERIC's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 208 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 0.44 vs. ERIC: 1.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
ERIC' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 0.78 Max: 7.12
Current: 1.17
0.37
7.12
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 10.40
ERIC's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
65% of the 191 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. ERIC: 10.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
ERIC' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -7.2 Max: 26
Current: 10.4
0
26
Forward Dividend Yield % 7.00
ERIC's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked higher than
96% of the 366 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. ERIC: 7.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 11.66
ERIC's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked higher than
94% of the 519 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.52 vs. ERIC: 11.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
ERIC' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.6  Med: 5.57 Max: 13.13
Current: 11.66
2.6
13.13
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.40
ERIC's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 333 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: -2.20 vs. ERIC: 0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
ERIC' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -26.8  Med: -0.3 Max: 0.4
Current: 0.4
-26.8
0.4

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 6.03
ERIC's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked lower than
57% of the 402 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 4.44 vs. ERIC: 6.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
ERIC' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.59  Med: 5.38 Max: 28.6
Current: 6.03
3.59
28.6
Price-to-Tangible-Book 2.41
ERIC's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
51% of the 510 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.37 vs. ERIC: 2.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
ERIC' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.08  Med: 2.86 Max: 7.52
Current: 2.41
2.08
7.52
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.92
ERIC's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
75% of the 297 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.43 vs. ERIC: 0.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
ERIC' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.8  Med: 1.15 Max: 8.69
Current: 0.92
0.8
8.69
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.79
ERIC's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
87% of the 493 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. ERIC: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
ERIC' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.54  Med: 1.06 Max: 2.58
Current: 0.79
0.54
2.58
Price-to-Graham-Number 3.47
ERIC's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
74% of the 326 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 1.76 vs. ERIC: 3.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
ERIC' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.21  Med: 1.89 Max: 3.48
Current: 3.47
1.21
3.48
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 3.86
ERIC's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
62% of the 556 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. ERIC: 3.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
ERIC' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.3  Med: 9.5 Max: 19.9
Current: 3.86
2.3
19.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 6.91
ERIC's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
51% of the 242 Companies
in the Global Communication Equipment industry.

( Industry Median: 7.15 vs. ERIC: 6.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
ERIC' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.4  Med: 2.6 Max: 26.7
Current: 6.91
-9.4
26.7

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $25,846
EPS (TTM) $ 0.07
Beta1.11
Short Percentage of Float0.72%
52-Week Range $4.83 - 10.20
Shares Outstanding (Mil)3,269.00

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 24,490 24,290
EPS ($) 0.35 0.40
EPS without NRI ($) 0.35 0.40
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
-7.09%
Dividends per Share ($) 0.38
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