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FLIR Systems Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.18 (+0.33 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $54.36
50-Day Range
MA: $46.70
52-Week Range
Now: $54.36
Volume1.28 million shs
Average Volume5.31 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.13 billion
P/E Ratio51.77
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

1.65 out of 5 stars

Aerospace Sector

13th out of 75 stocks

Search & Navigation Equipment Industry

4th out of 14 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 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$3.16 per share
Book Value$13.95 per share


Net Income$171.60 million


Market Cap$7.13 billion
Next Earnings Date2/25/2021 (Estimated)
+0.18 (+0.33 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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FLIR Systems (NASDAQ:FLIR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has FLIR Systems' stock price 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. Since then, FLIR stock has increased by 54.7% and is now trading at $54.36.
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Is FLIR Systems a buy right now?

9 Wall Street equities 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 equities 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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What is Jim Cannon's approval rating as FLIR Systems' CEO?

58 employees have rated FLIR Systems CEO Jim Cannon on Glassdoor.com. Jim Cannon has an approval rating of 84% among FLIR Systems' employees.

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) issued its earnings results on Friday, October, 30th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.55 by $0.09. The scientific and technical instruments company had revenue of $466.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $469.05 million. FLIR Systems had a net margin of 7.36% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.85%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 1.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $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 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.25%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Friday, October, 30th. The company provided earnings per share (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 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for FLIR Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect FLIR Systems' share price to reach $51.38 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.5%.
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Are investors shorting FLIR Systems?

FLIR Systems saw a decrease in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,080,000 shares, a decrease of 38.6% from the December 15th total of 3,390,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,470,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.4 days. Approximately 1.6% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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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 50, Pay $2.01M)
  • Ms. Carol P. Lowe, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 55, Pay $1.1M)
  • Ms. Sonia Galindo, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel, Sec. and Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer (Age 52, Pay $496.6k)
  • Mr. Travis Barton Johnson, VP, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 36)
  • Jay Gentzkow, Director of Corp. Devel. & IR
  • Ms. Paula M. Cooney, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 52)

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (0.57%), CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp (0.16%), Kopion Asset Management LLC (0.13%), Valicenti Advisory Services Inc. (0.08%), Red Spruce Capital LLC (0.05%) and TrimTabs Asset Management LLC (0.03%). 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 major investors are selling FLIR Systems stock?

FLIR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pendal Group Limited, Valicenti Advisory Services Inc., TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and Avantax Advisory Services Inc.. 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 major investors are buying FLIR Systems stock?

FLIR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Kopion Asset Management LLC, Raymond James Trust N.A., Kestra Advisory Services LLC, OLD National Bancorp IN, Procyon Private Wealth Partners LLC, and Pacer Advisors Inc..
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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 $54.36.

How big of a company is FLIR Systems?

FLIR Systems has a market capitalization of $7.13 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 1/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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