Ericsson

Our vision is a Networked Society, where every person and every industry is empowered to reach their full potential. At Ericsson, we strive to connect everyone and everything,. Because by being connected, people can take active part in the emerging global collaboration that is the Networked Society.

Ericsson is the world’s leading provider of technology and services to telecom operators. With more than 110,000 professionals, and customers in 180 countries, we combine global scale with technology and services leadership. Our services, software and infrastructure – especially in mobility, broadband and the cloud – are enabling the communications industry and other sectors to do better business, increase efficiency, improve their users’ experience and capture new opportunities. It is our job to take the lead in enabling this, and we are shaping our decisions around that. By enabling the Networked Society, we make a real difference to people’s lives, and the world we live in. 
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
Stockholm, SE
Size (employees)
111,464 (est)-4%
Ericsson is headquartered in Stockholm, SE

Key People at Ericsson

Börje Ekholm

Börje Ekholm

President & CEO
Jan Frykhammar

Jan Frykhammar

Executive Vice President
Ulf Ewaldsson

Ulf Ewaldsson

SVP, CTO
Nina Macpherson

Nina Macpherson

SVP, CLO
Helena Norrman

Helena Norrman

SVP, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer

Ericsson Office Locations

Ericsson has offices in Stockholm, Paris, Ottawa, Ontario and in 135 other locations
Stockholm, SE (HQ)
Torshamnsgatan 21, 164 40 Kista
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Ericsson Data and Metrics

Ericsson Financial Metrics

Ericsson's revenue was reported to be kr49.9 b in Q2, 2017
SEK

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

49.9 b

Gross profit (Q2, 2017)

13.9 b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2017), %

28%

Net income (Q2, 2017)

(996 m)

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

(1.2 b)

Market capitalization (10-Jul-2017)

23.8 b

Closing share price (10-Jul-2017)

7.2

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

21.4 b

EV

32.7 b
Ericsson's current market capitalization is $23.8 b.
SEKFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

227.4 b228 b246.9 b222.6 b

Revenue growth, %

0%8%(10%)

Cost of goods sold

151 b145.6 b161.1 b156.2 b

Gross profit

76.4 b82.4 b85.8 b66.4 b

Gross profit Margin, %

34%36%35%30%

R&D expense

32.2 b36.3 b34.8 b31.6 b

General and administrative expense

26.3 b27.1 b29.3 b28.9 b

Operating expense total

58.5 b63.4 b64.1 b60.5 b

EBIT

17.8 b16.8 b21.8 b6.3 b

EBIT margin, %

8%7%9%3%

Interest expense

2.1 b2.3 b2.5 b2.2 b

Interest income

1.3 b1.3 b525 m(115 m)

Pre tax profit

17.1 b15.8 b19.9 b4 b

Income tax expense

4.9 b4.7 b6.2 b2.1 b

Net Income

12.2 b11.1 b13.7 b1.9 b
SEKQ1, 2017Q2, 2017

Revenue

46.4 b49.9 b

Cost of goods sold

39.9 b36 b

Gross profit

6.4 b13.9 b

Gross profit Margin, %

14%28%

R&D expense

9.1 b8.4 b

General and administrative expense

9.9 b7.1 b

Operating expense total

18.9 b15.4 b

EBIT

(12.3 b)(1.2 b)

EBIT margin, %

(27%)(2%)

Interest expense

350 m83 m

Interest income

(82 m)(22 m)

Pre tax profit

(12.8 b)(1.2 b)

Income tax expense

1.9 b176 m

Net Income

(10.9 b)(996 m)
SEKFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

41 b40.2 b37 b

Accounts Receivable

77.9 b71.1 b68.1 b

Inventories

28.2 b28.4 b30.3 b

Current Assets

201.8 b189.5 b175.8 b

PP&E

13.3 b15.9 b16.7 b

Goodwill

38.3 b41.1 b43.4 b

Total Assets

293.6 b284.4 b283.3 b

Accounts Payable

24.5 b22.4 b25.3 b

Total Debt

24.1 b25.1 b26.7 b

Current Liabilities

100.8 b87.1 b94.8 b

Non-Current Liabilities

47.4 b49.9 b48.1 b

Total Equity

145.3 b147.4 b140.5 b

EPS

3.54.10.5

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.2 x0.2 x0.2 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.1 x0.1 x0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2 x1.9 x2 x
SEKQ1, 2017Q2, 2017

Cash

33 b21.4 b

Accounts Receivable

65.7 b62.5 b

Inventories

33.9 b34.2 b

Current Assets

174.5 b157.8 b

PP&E

16.6 b16.3 b

Goodwill

43 b41.4 b

Total Assets

292.2 b274.9 b

Accounts Payable

25.8 b25 b

Total Debt

37.3 b30.3 b

Current Liabilities

104.3 b91.2 b

Non-Current Liabilities

61.1 b60 b

Total Equity

126.8 b123.8 b

EPS

(3.3)(0.3)

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.3 x0.2 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.1 x0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.3 x2.2 x
SEKFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

11.1 b13.7 b1.9 b

Accounts Receivable

1.2 b7 b5.9 b

Inventories

(2.9 b)(366 m)(613 m)

Accounts Payable

1.3 b(2.7 b)2.8 b

Cash From Operating Activities

18.7 b20.6 b14 b

Purchases of PP&E

(5.3 b)(8.3 b)(6.1 b)

Cash From Investing Activities

(7.5 b)(8 b)(8.3 b)

Dividends Paid

(9.8 b)(11.3 b)(12.3 b)

Cash From Financing Activities

(18.2 b)(10.7 b)(11.7 b)
SEKQ1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

(10.9 b)(996 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

5.4 b2.2 b

Accounts Receivable

2.4 b450 m

Inventories

(3.6 b)(1.1 b)

Accounts Payable

626 m41 m

Cash From Operating Activities

(1.5 b)1 m

Purchases of PP&E

(1 b)(1 b)

Cash From Investing Activities

(13.6 b)(2 b)

Dividends Paid

(4 m)(3.2 b)

Cash From Financing Activities

10.9 b(8.9 b)
Y, 2017

P/E Ratio

(24.1)

EV/EBIT

-26.5 x

EV/CFO

32.7 k x

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.2 x

Ericsson Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Patents Issued

37 k39 k42 k

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