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FLIR Systems Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.40 (-0.74 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $53.69
50-Day Range
MA: $44.68
52-Week Range
Now: $53.69
Volume3.05 million shs
Average Volume3.58 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.04 billion
P/E Ratio51.13
Dividend Yield1.26%
FLIR Systems, Inc. designs, develops, markets, and distributes thermal imaging systems, visible-light imaging systems, locater systems, measurement and diagnostic systems, and threat-detection solutions worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Industrial Business Unit, Government and Defense Business Unit, and Commercial Business Unit. The Industrial Business Unit segment offers thermal and visible-spectrum imaging camera cores and components for parties that create thermal, industrial, and other types of imaging systems; and products, such as thermal imaging cameras, gas detection cameras, firefighting cameras, process automation cameras, and environmental test and measurement devices. The Government and Defense Business Unit segment offers airborne, land, maritime, man-portable multi-spectrum imaging systems, radars, lasers, imaging components, integrated multi-sensor system platforms, CBRNE detectors, and nano-class UAS solutions, as well as services related to these systems. The Commercial Business Unit segment provides thermal and visible-spectrum security cameras, digital and networked video recorders, and related software and accessories; networked marine electronic systems that include multi-function helm displays, navigational instruments, autopilots, radars, sonar systems, thermal and visible imaging systems; communications equipment for boats, traffic cameras, sensors and associated traffic management software; and handheld thermal imagers. FLIR Systems, Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Wilsonville, Oregon.
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Overall MarketRank

1.53 out of 5 stars

Aerospace Sector

19th out of 68 stocks

Search & Navigation Equipment Industry

6th out of 11 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Search & navigation equipment
Sub-IndustryElectronic Equipment & Instruments
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FLIR



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.89 billion
Cash Flow$3.12 per share
Book Value$13.95 per share


Net Income$171.60 million


Market Cap$7.04 billion
Next Earnings Date2/25/2021 (Estimated)
-0.40 (-0.74 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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FLIR Systems (NASDAQ:FLIR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has FLIR Systems' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

FLIR Systems' stock was trading at $35.15 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, FLIR shares have increased by 52.7% and is now trading at $53.69.
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Is FLIR Systems a buy right now?

9 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FLIR Systems in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" FLIR Systems stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in FLIR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than FLIR Systems?

Wall Street analysts have given FLIR Systems a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but FLIR Systems wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is FLIR Systems' next earnings date?

FLIR Systems is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 25th 2021.
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How were FLIR Systems' earnings last quarter?

FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLIR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October, 30th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.64 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.55 by $0.09. The scientific and technical instruments company earned $466.40 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $469.05 million. FLIR Systems had a return on equity of 16.85% and a net margin of 7.36%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 1.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.59 earnings per share.
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How often does FLIR Systems pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for FLIR Systems?

FLIR Systems announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 30th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.17 per share on Friday, December 4th. This represents a $0.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.27%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 19th.
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Is FLIR Systems a good dividend stock?

FLIR Systems pays an annual dividend of $0.68 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.26%. The dividend payout ratio of FLIR Systems is 30.49%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, FLIR Systems will have a dividend payout ratio of 29.57% next year. This indicates that FLIR Systems will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has FLIR Systems issued on next quarter's earnings?

FLIR Systems updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Friday, October, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.30-2.35 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.19. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.88-1.90 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.90 billion.

What price target have analysts set for FLIR?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for FLIR Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $75.00. On average, they anticipate FLIR Systems' stock price to reach $51.38 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.3%.
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Are investors shorting FLIR Systems?

FLIR Systems saw a drop in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,080,000 shares, a drop of 38.6% from the December 15th total of 3,390,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,470,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.4 days. Approximately 1.6% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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Who are some of FLIR Systems' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of FLIR Systems own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other FLIR Systems investors own include Bank of America (BAC), AT&T (T), Micron Technology (MU), Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Raytheon Technologies (RTX), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Tesla (TSLA).

Who are FLIR Systems' key executives?

FLIR Systems' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. James J. Cannon, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 49, Pay $2.01M)
  • Ms. Carol P. Lowe, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 54, Pay $1.1M)
  • Ms. Sonia Galindo, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel, Sec. and Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer (Age 51, Pay $496.6k)
  • Mr. Travis Barton Johnson, VP, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 35)
  • Jay Gentzkow, Director of Corp. Devel. & IR
  • Ms. Paula M. Cooney, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 51)

What is FLIR Systems' stock symbol?

FLIR Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FLIR."

Who are FLIR Systems' major shareholders?

FLIR Systems' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp (0.16%), Kopion Asset Management LLC (0.13%), Red Spruce Capital LLC (0.05%), TrimTabs Asset Management LLC (0.03%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%) and First Hawaiian Bank (0.01%). Company insiders that own FLIR Systems stock include Anthony D Buffum, Brian E Harding, Catherine Ann Halligan, Earl R Lewis, Jeffrey Frank, John D Carter, Michael T Smith, Steven E Wynne and Todd M Duchene.
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Which institutional investors are selling FLIR Systems stock?

FLIR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold FLIR Systems company stock in the last year include Earl R Lewis, and Steven E Wynne.
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Which institutional investors are buying FLIR Systems stock?

FLIR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp, Kopion Asset Management LLC, Raymond James Trust N.A., Red Spruce Capital LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, and Creative Financial Designs Inc. ADV.
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How do I buy shares of FLIR Systems?

Shares of FLIR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is FLIR Systems' stock price today?

One share of FLIR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.69.

How big of a company is FLIR Systems?

FLIR Systems has a market capitalization of $7.04 billion and generates $1.89 billion in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $171.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.23 on an earnings per share basis. FLIR Systems employs 4,265 workers across the globe.

What is FLIR Systems' official website?

The official website for FLIR Systems is www.flir.com.

How can I contact FLIR Systems?

FLIR Systems' mailing address is 27700 SW PARKWAY AVENUE, WILSONVILLE OR, 97070. The scientific and technical instruments company can be reached via phone at 503-498-3547.

This page was last updated on 1/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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