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Ericsson (Telefonaktiebolaget L.M.) Jul 10
Standard & Poors, July 2010
World-leading market share, efficiency, and margins in mobile networks. Solid position and margins in the growing services segment. Robust cash flow generation from the core business. Strong balance sheet. Weak margins or losses in handsets and semiconductors joint ventures. Very strong competitive pressures. Currently weak global demand for telecommunications equipment. The ratings on Swedish telecommunications equipment supplier Ericsson (Telefonaktiebolaget L.M.) reflect Standard & Poor's Ratings Services' view of Ericsson's strong position in mobile network technologies, industry-leading operating margins, wide geographic reach, strong liquidity, and moderate gross leverage. These positions are supported by Ericsson's strong technology development track record, backed by the industry's largest research and development (R&D) budget and its focus on technologies offering large-scale deployment opportunities. In addition, Standard...
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