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)
Stockholm, SE
Size (employees)
109,127 (est)-2%
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

Nina Macpherson

Nina Macpherson

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

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

49.9 b

Gross profit (Q2, 2017)

13.9 b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2017), %


Net income (Q2, 2017)

(996 m)

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

(1.2 b)

Market capitalization (19-Sep-2017)

18.6 b

Closing share price (19-Sep-2017)


Cash (30-Jun-2017)

21.4 b


27.5 b
Ericsson's current market capitalization is $18.6 b.
SEKFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


227.4 b228 b246.9 b222.6 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

151 b145.6 b161.1 b156.2 b

Gross profit

76.4 b82.4 b85.8 b66.4 b
SEKQ1, 2017Q2, 2017


46.4 b49.9 b

Cost of goods sold

39.9 b36 b

Gross profit

6.4 b13.9 b

Gross profit Margin, %

SEKFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


41 b40.2 b37 b

Accounts Receivable

77.9 b71.1 b68.1 b


28.2 b28.4 b30.3 b

Current Assets

201.8 b189.5 b175.8 b
SEKQ1, 2017Q2, 2017


33 b21.4 b

Accounts Receivable

65.7 b62.5 b


33.9 b34.2 b

Current Assets

174.5 b157.8 b
SEKFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

11.1 b13.7 b1.9 b

Accounts Receivable

1.2 b7 b5.9 b


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

Accounts Payable

1.3 b(2.7 b)2.8 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


(3.6 b)(1.1 b)
SEKY, 2017

P/E Ratio



-22.3 x


27.5 k x


457.6 k


0.2 x


0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.2 x
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Ericsson Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Patents Issued

37 k39 k42 k
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Ericsson Market Value History

Ericsson Revenue Breakdown

Ericsson Median Salaries

Source: 1.6 k public H-1B filings from Ericsson

Traffic Overview of Ericsson

Ericsson Online and Social Media Presence

Ericsson News and Updates

Ericsson Finally Has a New CEO

Three months after Hans Vestberg was ousted after criticism over his leadership and pay.

Ericsson’s Continued Fall Could Attract Acquirers

Weakness in the telecom equipment market could attract a buyer.

Ericsson warns of 94% dive in profit as sales fall

Shares in Ericsson have dived after the Swedish telecoms company warned profits would be down by 94% for the third quarter.

Ericsson issues profit warning

Third-quarter earnings fall as mobile broadband sales decline sharply at Swedish telecoms companySwedish telecoms company Ericsson warned that its third-quarter quarter profits would be “significantly lower” than expected following a sharp downturn in its mobile broadband business.Ericsson said effo…
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