Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (NASDAQ:ERIC) Shares Up 1.71% in Friday Pre-market

Telstra has announced that Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (NASDAQ:ERIC)’s outgoing chief strategy officer for South East-Asia and Oceania Hakan Eriksson will be joining the telco as its new chief technology officer. Prior to his most recent post as regional CSO, Eriksson was Ericsson’s Australia and New Zealand CEO for four years following a nine-year stint as group chief technology officer for the networking giant, which included performing the role of Ericsson’s president for two years out of California’s Silicon Valley.

Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (NASDAQ:ERIC) traded 7.41 Million shares and was closed at $5.86 per share. The current share price indicates that stock is -40.57% away from its one year high and is moving 21.33% ahead of its one year low. Stock monthly performance is recorded as 14.45% while its performance in last 5 sessions is 7.33%.

Analyst’s Analysis on Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (NASDAQ:ERIC)

At the movement stock is under coverage by number of analysts. 0 given Buy rating to the stock whereas 1 analyst given UNDERPERFORM rating to stock and 11 analysts given HOLD rating. The consensus recommendation by Thomson Reuters analysts is Hold and their mean rating for the stock is 3.23 on scale of 1-5. Analysts mean target price for Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (NASDAQ:ERIC) is $5.21 while their mean recommendation is 3.20 (1=Buy, 5=sell).

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Analyst Rating on Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL)

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Analyst’s Analysis on Gevo, Inc. (NASDAQ:GEVO)

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Analyst Recommendation on Cara Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CARA)

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