National Instruments Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:NATI)

About National Instruments Corp.

National Instruments Corp. logoNational Instruments Corporation (NI) designs, manufactures and sells systems to engineers and scientists. The Company offers graphical system design approach to engineering, which provides an integrated software and hardware platform for measurement and control systems. Its products include reusable hardware and software modules. The Company offers a range of measurement, automation and control products. It offers products, technology and services, which include system design software, programming tools, application software, modular hardware products and related driver software, production test systems, NI education platform, software products for teaching and hardware products for teaching. It also offers NI Services, including hardware services and maintenance, software maintenance services, and training and certification. Its products are used across various industries in a range of applications, including research and development, simulation and modeling and product design.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Technical & System Software
  • Sub-Industry: Electronic Equipment & Instruments
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: NATI
  • CUSIP: 63651810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $28.10
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $28.30
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $28.31
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 42.58
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 27.55
  • P/E Growth: 2.00
  • Market Cap: $3.61B
  • Outstanding Shares: 128,606,000
  • Beta: 1
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for National Instruments Corp. (NASDAQ:NATI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $32.00 (13.88% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for National Instruments Corp. (NASDAQ:NATI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/28/2016Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$33.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
5/10/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingMarketperform$28.00View Rating Details
5/2/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
1/11/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$36.00View Rating Details
5/14/2015StephensInitiated CoverageOverweight$34.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for National Instruments Corp. (NASDAQ:NATI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/27/2016Q2$0.17$0.23$311.53 million$306.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q1$0.11$0.16$288.20 million$287.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415$0.28$0.34$330.93 million$334.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.19$0.24$304.20 million$300.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$0.18$0.25$303.45 million$301.79 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q115$0.17$0.18$302.45 million$289.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.36$0.40$329.80 million$333.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.26$0.31$316.60 million$314.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.19$0.25$311.37 million$312.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$0.16$0.21$291.15 million$284.67 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q413$0.26$0.31$310.72 million$301.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313$0.11$0.19$285.43 million$289.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.17$0.18$308.71 million$296.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.26$0.21$288.13 million$286.48 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q4 2012$0.25$0.29$282.01 million$300.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.25$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.21$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.16$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2012$0.23$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.24$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.26$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.26$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2011$0.45$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for National Instruments Corp. (NASDAQ:NATI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.74 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.02 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q2 20161$0.27$0.27$0.27
Q3 20161$0.28$0.28$0.28
Q4 20161$0.38$0.38$0.38
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for National Instruments Corp. (NASDAQ:NATI)
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:2.85%
Payout Ratio:123.08% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
108.11% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
78.43% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for National Instruments Corp. (NASDAQ:NATI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for National Instruments Corp. (NASDAQ:NATI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/23/2016James J TruchardMajor ShareholderBuy394,819$27.50$10,857,522.50View SEC Filing  
5/4/2016Duy Loan T LeDirectorBuy575$27.66$15,904.50View SEC Filing  
2/4/2016Duy Loan T LeDirectorBuy3,100$27.85$86,335.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Scott Arthur RustSVPSell3,263$30.68$100,108.84View SEC Filing  
10/29/2015Alexander M DavernCFOSell3,000$30.89$92,670.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Scott Arthur RustSVPSell6,102$29.97$182,876.94View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Eric Howard StarkloffEVPSell1,108$30.00$33,240.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2015Eric Howard StarkloffEVPSell1,675$29.01$48,591.75View SEC Filing  
5/4/2015Charles J RoessleinDirectorBuy3,000$28.50$85,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$31.54$126,160.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$32.16$128,640.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$32.34$129,360.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$31.92$127,680.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014Alexander M DavernCFOSell4,841$32.86$159,075.26View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$31.97$127,880.00View SEC Filing  
10/27/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$30.18$120,720.00View SEC Filing  
10/6/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$30.39$121,560.00View SEC Filing  
9/29/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$31.01$124,040.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$31.54$126,160.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$32.22$128,880.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$32.80$131,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Alexander M DavernCFOSell1,000$32.83$32,830.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$33.03$132,120.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$32.95$131,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$32.82$131,280.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Scott Arthur RustSVPSell5,173$32.78$169,570.94View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$31.97$127,880.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Michael E McgrathDirectorBuy2,000$31.63$63,260.00View SEC Filing  
7/21/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$31.96$127,840.00View SEC Filing  
7/14/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$32.01$128,040.00View SEC Filing  
7/7/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$32.65$130,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$32.13$128,520.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$31.65$126,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$30.29$121,160.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$29.62$118,480.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$28.54$114,160.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Eric Howard StarkloffEVPSell1,139$27.94$31,823.66View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014Eric Howard StarkloffEVPSell1,779$27.81$49,473.99View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Alexander DavernCFOSell1,000$28.00$28,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$27.90$111,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Duy Loan LeDirectorBuy3,500$27.57$96,495.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$27.82$111,280.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2014Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$27.34$109,360.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$26.98$107,920.00View SEC Filing  
4/8/2014Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$27.63$110,520.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2014Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$29.72$118,880.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$28.70$114,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$27.83$111,320.00View SEC Filing  
1/27/2014Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$31.34$125,360.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2014Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$31.75$127,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2014Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$30.69$122,760.00View SEC Filing  
12/30/2013Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$31.40$125,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2013Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$31.13$124,520.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell4,000$30.33$121,320.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Peter ZogasSVPSell1,109$31.61$35,055.49View SEC Filing  
11/7/2013Peter ZogasSVPSell1,508$32.10$48,406.80View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$29.47$353,640.00View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$30.68$368,160.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2013Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$30.90$370,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/7/2013Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$30.70$368,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2013Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$30.77$369,240.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$30.03$360,360.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$28.78$345,360.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$28.52$342,240.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2013Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$27.98$335,760.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$27.84$334,080.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Jeffrey KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$27.99$335,880.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$30.50$366,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$30.01$360,120.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$29.35$352,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/9/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$28.28$339,360.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$27.83$333,960.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$26.72$320,640.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$27.18$326,160.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$28.10$337,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$28.20$338,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$29.20$350,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Peter ZogasSVPSell5,063$28.36$143,586.68View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$28.74$344,880.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Alexander M DavernCFOSell10,267$28.71$294,765.57View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Charles J RoessleinDirectorBuy1,000$28.47$28,470.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Alexander M DavernCFOSell10,000$28.52$285,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$28.49$341,880.00View SEC Filing  
4/8/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$30.45$365,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2013Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$30.94$371,280.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2012Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell12,000$25.49$305,880.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2012Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell8,000$23.52$188,160.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2012Charles J RoessleinDirectorBuy2,000$23.57$47,140.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Jeffrey L KodoskyDirectorSell8,000$25.66$205,280.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for National Instruments Corp. (NASDAQ:NATI)
DateHeadline logoNational Instruments : Justification and Approval - 70-- 7050 - ADP Components Sole Source to National Instruments Corporation (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 26 at 6:07 PM logoNational Instruments and University of San Carlos Sign LabVIEW Academy Partnership (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 26 at 9:25 AM logoNI Elvis Teaching platform adds new capabilities for leading-edge mechatronics education (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 25 at 6:20 PM logoNational Instruments : NI Enhances NI ELVIS Teaching Platform With New Module for Mechatronics Education and Design (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 23 at 10:48 AM logoNI Enhances NI ELVIS Teaching Platform With New Module for Mechatronics Education and Design (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 23 at 10:48 AM
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News IconTaku Acquires 100% Interest in McQ Gold Property in McQueston Gold District of Yukon (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 18 at 9:27 AM logoEguana Announces Capital Markets Advisory Agreement (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 18 at 9:27 AM logoETF’s with exposure to National Instruments Corp. : August 17, 2016 (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 17 at 6:35 PM logoALIX Commences Work on La Corne 2 in Abitibi, Quebec (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 17 at 9:28 AM logoNational Instruments : NI Increases Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) Test System Customizability With Turnkey HIL Simulators (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 17 at 9:28 AM
News IconAstronics collaboration with National Instruments seeks to revitalize legacy test and measurement (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 17 at 9:28 AM logoLatest Version of LabVIEW Communications Drives Rapid Prototyping for 5G (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 16 at 6:30 PM logoNational Instruments Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NATI-US : August 16, 2016 (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 16 at 9:40 AM logoNational Instruments Corp. :NATI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 8 at 6:35 PM logoNATIONAL INSTRUMENTS CORP Financials (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 5 at 6:35 PM logoETF’s with exposure to National Instruments Corp. : August 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 5 at 6:35 PM logoNational Instruments Larger Than S&P 500 Component Chesapeake Energy (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 4 at 6:45 PM logoNational Instruments Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NATI-US : August 4, 2016 (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 4 at 9:33 AM logoNational Instruments Corporation: Cisco and NI Collaborate to Introduce Early Access Technology Platform for Time Sensitive Networking (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 3 at 6:44 PM
News IconAustin again playing host to annual 'geek fest' known as NI Week (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 3 at 9:40 AM logoEast West Petroleum announces year-end reserves summary (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 2 at 11:12 AM
News IconNational Instruments Introduces LabVIEW 2016 (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 2 at 11:12 AM logoNational Instruments to Host Investor Conference at NIWeek (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 2 at 11:12 AM logoNI Brings Semiconductor ATE Digital Capability to PXI (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 2 at 11:12 AM logoNI Increases Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) Test System Customizability With Turnkey HIL Simulators (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 2 at 11:12 AM logoNATIONAL INSTRUMENTS CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 1 at 6:07 PM logoLabVIEW 2016 New Channel Wires Simplify Development and Improve Productivity for Engineers (NASDAQ:NATI) - August 1 at 10:00 AM logoNational Instruments Corporation (NATI) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for July 28 (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 30 at 5:48 PM logoHeadwinds Hurt National Instruments Corp. Earnings (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 28 at 10:00 AM logoEdited Transcript of NATI earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-16 9:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 28 at 7:57 AM logoNational Instruments beats Street 2Q forecasts (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 27 at 5:01 PM logoQ2 2016 National Instruments Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 27 at 7:07 AM logoETF’s with exposure to National Instruments Corp. : July 20, 2016 (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 20 at 12:44 PM logoCornerstone Capital Resources Inc.: Cascabel Hole 17 Upgraded Assay Results (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 20 at 9:19 AM logoWorld Vibration Sensor Market : Analysis, Trends, Forecast to 2016 – 2022, PMR report (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 20 at 9:19 AM logoNational Instruments : MILITARY $136,000 Federal Contract Awarded to National Instruments (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 20 at 9:19 AM logoData Loggers Sales Global and China Market Research Report 2016 : Capacity, Production, Price, Cost, Revenue, Supply, Import, Export and Consumption (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 19 at 6:30 PM logoNational Instruments : Combine Solicitation - PXI System Configuration PX4845379 & PX4846671 (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 18 at 6:31 PM logoAdams & Reese Adds Houston IP Litigation, Transaction Atty (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 16 at 9:43 AM logoCerro Grande Mining Corporation : Reports that its Pimenton Mine Remains Closed Following a 3.14 Meter 10.4 feet Snow Storm in June (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 15 at 5:26 PM logoNational Instruments : Assigned Patent (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 15 at 11:02 AM logoNational Instruments Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for NATI (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 14 at 6:38 PM logoAstronics Test Systems Introduces a New Frequency Time Interval Counter (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 14 at 9:00 AM logoNI Introduces Second-Generation Vector Signal Transceiver to Help Solve the Most Demanding RF Design and Test Applications (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 12 at 1:01 AM logoNational Instruments Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NATI-US : July 11, 2016 (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 11 at 8:53 AM logoCSE: 2016-0702 - Suspension - Asia Bio-Chem Group Corp. (ABC) (NASDAQ:NATI) - July 9 at 9:39 AM
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National Instruments Corp. (NASDAQ:NATI) Chart for Sunday, August, 28, 2016

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