NASDAQ:FLIR - FLIR Systems Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $47.58 +0.93 (+1.99 %) (As of 11/15/2018 01:43 PM ET)Previous Close$46.65Today's Range$46.41 - $47.6252-Week Range$45.00 - $63.88Volume47,937 shsAverage Volume984,562 shsMarket Capitalization$6.53 billionP/E Ratio25.38Dividend Yield1.36%Beta1.1 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email FLIR Systems, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and markets thermal imaging systems, visible-light imaging systems, locater systems, measurement and diagnostic systems, and threat-detection solutions worldwide. The company operates in six segments: Surveillance, Instruments, Security, OEM & Emerging Markets, Maritime, and Detection. The Surveillance segment provides enhanced imaging and recognition solutions for various military, law enforcement, public safety, and other government customers for the protection of borders, troops, and public welfare. This segment also develops hand-held and weapon-mounted thermal imaging systems. The Instruments segment offer devices that image, measure, and assess thermal energy, gases, electricity, and other environmental elements for industrial, commercial, and scientific applications. The Security segment develops and manufactures cameras and video recording systems for use in commercial, critical infrastructure, and home monitoring applications. The OEM & Emerging Markets segment provides thermal and visible-spectrum imaging camera cores and components that are utilized by third parties to create thermal, industrial, and other types of imaging systems. The segment also develops and manufactures intelligent traffic systems; imaging solutions for the smartphone and mobile devices market; and thermal imaging solutions for commercial-use unmanned aerial systems. The Maritime segment develops and manufactures electronics and imaging instruments for the recreational and commercial maritime market under the FLIR and Raymarine brands. The Detection segment offers sensors, instruments, and integrated platform solutions for the detection, identification, and suppression of chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and explosives threats for military force protection, homeland security, first responders, and commercial applications. The company was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Wilsonville, Oregon. Receive FLIR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for FLIR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Search & navigation equipment Sub-IndustryElectronic Equipment & Instruments SectorAerospace Current SymbolNASDAQ:FLIR Previous Symbol CUSIP30244510 Webwww.flir.com Phone503-498-3547 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.22 Current Ratio4.21 Quick Ratio3.04 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.38 Forward P/E Ratio21.53 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.80 billion Price / Sales3.66 Cash Flow$2.4263 per share Price / Cash19.61 Book Value$14.03 per share Price / Book3.39 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.88 Net Income$107.22 million Net Margins7.33% Return on Equity16.74% Return on Assets11.12% Miscellaneous Employees3,542 Outstanding Shares138,350,000Market Cap$6.53 billion OptionableOptionable FLIR Systems (NASDAQ:FLIR) Frequently Asked Questions What is FLIR Systems' stock symbol? FLIR Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FLIR." How often does FLIR Systems pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for FLIR Systems? FLIR Systems announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 30th. Investors of record on Friday, November 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.16 per share on Friday, December 7th. This represents a $0.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 21st. View FLIR Systems' Dividend History. How will FLIR Systems' stock buyback program work? FLIR Systems announced that its board has initiated a stock repurchase program on Friday, April 7th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback 15,000,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are typically a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. How were FLIR Systems' earnings last quarter? FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLIR) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 30th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.57 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.57. The scientific and technical instruments company earned $434.89 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $445.46 million. FLIR Systems had a return on equity of 16.74% and a net margin of 7.33%. FLIR Systems's quarterly revenue was down 6.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.52 EPS. View FLIR Systems' Earnings History. When is FLIR Systems' next earnings date? FLIR Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for FLIR Systems. What guidance has FLIR Systems issued on next quarter's earnings? FLIR Systems issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 30th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.17-2.22 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.22. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.78-1.80 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.81 billion. What price target have analysts set for FLIR? 7 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for FLIR Systems' stock. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $69.00. On average, they anticipate FLIR Systems' stock price to reach $57.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for FLIR Systems. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for FLIR Systems? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FLIR Systems in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for FLIR Systems. Has FLIR Systems been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about FLIR stock have been trending very negative on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. FLIR Systems earned a media sentiment score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the scientific and technical instruments company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of FLIR Systems' key competitors? Some companies that are related to FLIR Systems include Harris (HRS), Garmin (GRMN), Teledyne Technologies (TDY), Telenav (TNAV), Coda Octopus Group (CODA), Applied Energetics (AERG) and PASSUR Aerospace (PSSR). Who are FLIR Systems' key executives? FLIR Systems' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. James J. Cannon, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 47)Ms. Carol P. Lowe, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 52)Mr. Todd M. DuChene, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 54)Mr. Shane R. Harrison, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. & Strategy (Age 41)Mr. Jeffrey D. Frank, Sr. VP of Global Product Strategy (Age 61) Who are FLIR Systems' major shareholders? FLIR Systems' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.10%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (2.95%), Capital World Investors (2.78%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.24%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.63%) and Earnest Partners LLC (1.53%). Company insiders that own FLIR Systems stock include Angus L Macdonald, Brian E Harding, Earl R Lewis, Jeffrey Frank, John D Carter, Steven E Wynne, Thomas A Surran, Todd M Duchene, Travis D Merrill and William Wright Crouch. View Institutional Ownership Trends for FLIR Systems. Which major investors are selling FLIR Systems stock? FLIR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Eaton Vance Management, Vident Investment Advisory LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, Credit Suisse AG and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have sold FLIR Systems company stock in the last year include Angus L Macdonald, Earl R Lewis, Jeffrey Frank, John D Carter, Steven E Wynne and Todd M Duchene. View Insider Buying and Selling for FLIR Systems. Which major investors are buying FLIR Systems stock? FLIR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Henderson Group PLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., Eagle Asset Management Inc., American Century Companies Inc., Smith Asset Management Group LP and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for FLIR Systems. 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is FLIR Systems' stock price today? One share of FLIR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.32. How big of a company is FLIR Systems? FLIR Systems has a market capitalization of $6.53 billion and generates $1.80 billion in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $107.22 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.88 on an earnings per share basis. FLIR Systems employs 3,542 workers across the globe. What is FLIR Systems' official website? The official website for FLIR Systems is http://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. MarketBeat Community Rating for FLIR Systems (NASDAQ FLIR)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 357 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 441 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 798MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about FLIR Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FLIR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FLIR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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