BB.TO - BlackBerry Limited

Toronto - Toronto Delayed Price. Currency in CAD
5.05
+0.15 (+3.06%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close4.90
Open5.14
Bid5.06 x 0
Ask5.09 x 0
Day's Range5.04 - 5.29
52 Week Range3.94 - 12.68
Volume3,433,933
Avg. Volume2,307,162
Market Cap2.799B
Beta (5Y Monthly)1.20
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-0.32
Earnings DateJun. 23, 2020 - Jun. 28, 2020
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend DateSep. 07, 1999
1y Target Est11.38
  • BlackBerry uncovers hacker tools that it says opened data servers for a decade
    The Canadian Press

    BlackBerry uncovers hacker tools that it says opened data servers for a decade

    TORONTO — BlackBerry Ltd. says its researchers have uncovered how China-backed hackers have been able to extract data from many of the world's servers for a decade — largely without being noticed by cyber security.It says the tactics give the hackers the ability to extract information from huge amounts of valuable data from computers using the Linux operating system, which is used on most of the world's web servers and cloud servers.A 44-page report published by BlackBerry says that five separate groups with links to the Chinese government have been using certain tactics and methods to target Linux systems for a decade."We're not suggesting that this is something entirely new and entirely stand-alone, and undiscovered," BlackBerry executive Eric Cornelius said in a phone interview Tuesday.But, he said, BlackBerry asserts that the security industry has missed a major component of tactics used by a well-established hacker umbrella group known as WINNIT, which the company says works with China's government."As an industry, we've tended to focus too much on Windows-based devices because they make up the lion's share of the devices out there," Cornelius said."But the adversaries are determined and dedicated and . . . they find any opportunity and, in this case, we've called out some really novel techniques they've used against Linux and even the Android operating system to accomplish their goals."Cornelius said the point of these China-backed hacking campaigns is to exfiltrate, or steal, information that the United States has claimed is worth "multiple billions of dollars" in intellectual property."Who knows? Unless you're an intelligence agency, it's impossible to substantiate," Cornelius said. "It's impossible to quantify (the value)."However, BlackBerry's report says, Linux dominates the back-end infrastructure of large modern data centers."Linux runs the stock exchanges in New York, London and Tokyo, and nearly all the big tech and e-commerce giants are dependent on it, including the likes of Google, Yahoo, and Amazon," it says. As for the impact on Canadian governments and businesses, Cornelius said, he wasn't aware of any claims of that sort because it's not his area of expertise.The federal government's Canadian Centre for Cyber Security said in an email to The Canadian Press that it works with partners to monitor and deal with potential threats but it doesn't comment on specific incidents. BlackBerry's report says that one tactic is to disguise a hacker's tools as advertising software, which is undesirable but not considered a high priority.Cornelius said the WINNIT hacking group was able to steal certificates that prove a products' authenticity, and use the certificates to pretend to be adware rather than more serious attack software that's flagged for immediate attention."A really, really good idea," said Cornelius, who is BlackBerry's chief product architect, a position he previously held at Cylance before it was acquired by the Waterloo, Ont.-based company. Microsoft and Google, which makes the Android operating system, didn't immediately comment on the BlackBerry report.This report by The Canadian Press was first published April 7, 2020.Companies in this story: (TSX:BB)David Paddon, The Canadian Press

  • BlackBerry & ZTR Team Up to Offer Remote Railcar Monitoring
    Zacks

    BlackBerry & ZTR Team Up to Offer Remote Railcar Monitoring

    The collaboration is set to unearth a new revenue-generating opportunity for BlackBerry (BB) by tapping a hitherto underserved market.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents

    Edited Transcript of BB.TO earnings conference call or presentation 31-Mar-20 9:00pm GMT

    Q4 2020 BlackBerry Ltd Earnings Call

  • Market Crash 2020: Buying These 2 Stocks Today Could Make You a Millionaire
    The Motley Fool

    Market Crash 2020: Buying These 2 Stocks Today Could Make You a Millionaire

    The market crash has made Air Canada (TSX:AC)(TSX:AC.B) and this other stock scorching-hot bargains.The post Market Crash 2020: Buying These 2 Stocks Today Could Make You a Millionaire appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • Telecom Stock Roundup: BlackBerry Beats on Earnings, Nokia Launches AVA 5G, & More
    Zacks

    Telecom Stock Roundup: BlackBerry Beats on Earnings, Nokia Launches AVA 5G, & More

    While BlackBerry (BB) beats on fourth-quarter fiscal 2020 earnings on year-over-year revenue growth, Nokia (NOK) launches an innovative platform to aid users with reliable network connectivity.

  • BlackBerry Limited (TSE:BB) Analysts Are Reducing Their Forecasts For This Year
    Simply Wall St.

    BlackBerry Limited (TSE:BB) Analysts Are Reducing Their Forecasts For This Year

    The analysts covering BlackBerry Limited (TSE:BB) delivered a dose of negativity to shareholders today, by making a...

  • BlackBerry (BB) Q4 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Rise Y/Y
    Zacks

    BlackBerry (BB) Q4 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Rise Y/Y

    BlackBerry's (BB) fourth-quarter fiscal 2020 results reflect the impact of a slowdown in the auto industry supply chain due to the coronavirus outbreak.

  • BlackBerry (BB) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know
    Zacks

    BlackBerry (BB) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know

    BlackBerry (BB) closed the most recent trading day at $4.92, moving -0.2% from the previous trading session.

  • 3 Top TSX Stocks to Buy in 2020
    The Motley Fool

    3 Top TSX Stocks to Buy in 2020

    BlackBerry Ltd (TSX:BB)(NYSE:BB) and these two other stocks could be due to rally this year.

  • A $200 Billion Canada Pension Fund Doubled Holdings in BlackBerry (TSX:BB) Then Dumped Disney (NYSE:DIS)
    The Motley Fool

    A $200 Billion Canada Pension Fund Doubled Holdings in BlackBerry (TSX:BB) Then Dumped Disney (NYSE:DIS)

    The BlackBerry stock is suddenly in the limelight following the revelation that a giant Canada Pension Fund sold its shares of Disney and Starbucks and doubled its holdings in the software stock.

  • Read This Before Selling BlackBerry Limited (TSE:BB) Shares
    Simply Wall St.

    Read This Before Selling BlackBerry Limited (TSE:BB) Shares

    We've lost count of how many times insiders have accumulated shares in a company that goes on to improve markedly. On...

  • BlackBerry (BB) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know
    Zacks

    BlackBerry (BB) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know

    BlackBerry (BB) closed the most recent trading day at $5.47, moving -0.55% from the previous trading session.

  • Forget BlackBerry (TSX:BB): This Tech Stock Has Way More Upside!
    The Motley Fool

    Forget BlackBerry (TSX:BB): This Tech Stock Has Way More Upside!

    Recently investors have been reconsidering BlackBerry (TSX:BB)(NYSE:BB) stock, but this software company may have more upside.

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    Forget Facebook (NASDAQ:FB): Buy This Cheap TSX Stock Instead!

    Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is becoming a risky stock to hold and investors may be better off buying shares of this other tech company.

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    2 Turnaround Stocks to Avoid

    Not all turnaround stocks make great investment options. Here are two companies that have made impressive turnarounds but are not quite there yet.

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    Millennials: Use Your TFSA Contribution Room on These 3 Growth Stocks

    Millennials should seek a mix of growth and income in their TFSA with stocks like Savaria Corporation (TSX:SIS) in February 2020.

  • Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Just Decided That it Needs BlackBerry (TSX:BB)
    The Motley Fool

    Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Just Decided That it Needs BlackBerry (TSX:BB)

    Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is a powerful company, but BlackBerry Ltd (TSX:BB)(NYSE:BB) has built something it wants.

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    Cheap Growth Stocks for Low-Risk Investors

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  • BlackBerry (TSX:BB) vs. Lightspeed (TSX:LSPD): Which Tech Stock Is a Better Buy?
    The Motley Fool

    BlackBerry (TSX:BB) vs. Lightspeed (TSX:LSPD): Which Tech Stock Is a Better Buy?

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  • $1,000 Invested in BlackBerry (TSX:BB) Stock in 2017 Is Worth This Much Today
    The Motley Fool

    $1,000 Invested in BlackBerry (TSX:BB) Stock in 2017 Is Worth This Much Today

    Is there hope for a turnaround in BlackBerry's fortunes?

  • BlackBerry (BB) Gains But Lags Market: What You Should Know
    Zacks

    BlackBerry (BB) Gains But Lags Market: What You Should Know

    BlackBerry (BB) closed at $6.05 in the latest trading session, marking a +0.5% move from the prior day.

  • Is it Time to Finally Drop BlackBerry (TSX:BB)?
    The Motley Fool

    Is it Time to Finally Drop BlackBerry (TSX:BB)?

    Loyal fans and long-term investors have stuck with BlackBerry (TSX:BB)(NYSE:BB) for over a decade. Could it finally be time to dump the former tech titan?

  • Daily Crunch: Hulu CEO steps down
    TechCrunch

    Daily Crunch: Hulu CEO steps down

    The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch's roundup of our biggest and most important stories. Hulu CEO Randy Freer is stepping down from his role as part of a major restructuring of Disney’s streaming business. The move signals Disney’s plans to streamline its direct-to-consumer operations, which also include Disney+ and ESPN+.

  • BlackBerry says TCL Communication will stop selling BlackBerry-branded devices
    The Canadian Press

    BlackBerry says TCL Communication will stop selling BlackBerry-branded devices

    TORONTO — BlackBerry Mobile says TCL Communication will no longer be making or selling BlackBerry-branded mobile devices.The company signed a brand licensing and technology support deal with TCL Communication in December 2016 as part of its plan to stop making smartphones and focus on software.Under the terms of that agreement, BlackBerry licensed its security software and service suite, as well as related brand assets to TCL Communication.However, BlackBerry tweeted today that TCL Communication will no longer sell BlackBerry-branded mobile devices as of Aug. 31.TCL Communication also has no further rights to design, manufacture or sell any new BlackBerry devices.However, the company will continue to provide support for the existing portfolio of mobile devices until Aug. 21, 2022 or as long as required by local laws where the device was purchased.This report by The Canadian Press was first published Feb. 3, 2020.Companies in this story: (TSX:BB) The Canadian Press