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NASDAQ:NATI

National Instruments - NATI Stock Forecast, Price & News

$41.66
+1.52 (+3.79%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$40.24
$41.69
50-Day Range
$31.02
$41.66
52-Week Range
$29.81
$45.98
Volume
1.12 million shs
Average Volume
858,603 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.46 billion
P/E Ratio
53.41
Dividend Yield
2.69%
Price Target
$45.60

National Instruments MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.80 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
9.5% Upside
$45.60 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.65% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.06
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.24mentions of National Instruments in the last 14 days
Based on 27 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$366,650 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
25.83%
From $1.51 to $1.90 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.43 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

245th out of 665 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

74th out of 230 stocks

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About National Instruments (NASDAQ:NATI) Stock

National Instruments Corporation provides a software-centric platform and systems to engineers and scientists worldwide. Its programming environments software includes NI LabVIEW, a graphical software platform to visualize hardware configuration, measurement data, and debugging of application; NI LabWindows/CVI, an ANSI C integrated development environment and engineering toolbox; and NI Measurement Studio, a suite of .NET tools for building engineering applications in Microsoft Visual Studio. The company's application software comprises NI TestStand that is used for automated test and measurement applications in manufacturing environment; NI VeriStand, a software environment for configuring real-time testing applications; Flexlogger for sensor configuration and data logging of mixed signals; and NI InsightCM Enterprise, a software for monitoring ancillary rotating equipment. Its operations management and analytic enterprise software include NI DIAdem, which is configuration-based technical data management, analysis, and report generation tools to mine and analyze engineering and measurement data; NI SystemLink, a systems management and data collection software that enables the mass coordination of connected devices, software deployments, and data communications throughout a distributed system; and NI Optimal Plus. The company also offers PXI hardware form factor; and NI semiconductor test systems, as well as software and hardware maintenance, and training and certification services. It serves semiconductor, transportation, aerospace, and defense industries; and government agencies. National Instruments Corporation has strategic agreements with Konrad Technologies, Inc. to develop test systems and solutions for autonomous driving software and hardware validation; and Foretellix Ltd. to enhance the safety of advanced driver-assistance systems and autonomous vehicles. The company was incorporated in 1976 and is headquartered in Austin, Texas.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

NATI has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. decreased their price objective on shares of National Instruments from $42.00 to $35.00 and set a "neutral" rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, July 14th. TheStreet cut National Instruments from a "b-" rating to a "c+" rating in a research report on Thursday, April 28th. Finally, The Goldman Sachs Group decreased their target price on National Instruments from $48.00 to $43.00 and set a "buy" rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, June 1st. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat.com, National Instruments currently has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus price target of $45.60.

National Instruments Stock Up 3.8 %

NATI Stock opened at $41.66 on Friday. The business's fifty day moving average price is $34.15 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $36.85. The stock has a market capitalization of $5.46 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 53.41 and a beta of 1.17. National Instruments has a fifty-two week low of $29.81 and a fifty-two week high of $45.98. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.41, a current ratio of 2.49 and a quick ratio of 1.57.

National Instruments (NASDAQ:NATI - Get Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 28th. The technology company reported $0.36 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.02. National Instruments had a net margin of 6.71% and a return on equity of 15.63%. The business had revenue of $395.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $388.98 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.23 EPS. The business's revenue was up 14.1% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts anticipate that National Instruments will post 1.51 earnings per share for the current year.

National Instruments Dividend Announcement

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, August 29th. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 8th will be given a $0.28 dividend. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 5th. National Instruments's payout ratio is presently 143.59%.

Insider Transactions at National Instruments

In other National Instruments news, EVP Jason Elliot Green sold 2,500 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of $34.51, for a total value of $86,275.00. Following the sale, the executive vice president now owns 91,908 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $3,171,745.08. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. In the last 90 days, insiders sold 10,000 shares of company stock valued at $366,650. Company insiders own 0.64% of the company's stock.

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NATI Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/31 Dividend
5/06/2022
Dividend Payable
5/31/2022
Last Earnings
7/28/2022
Ex-Dividend for 8/29 Dividend
8/05/2022
Today
8/14/2022
Dividend Payable
8/29/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/27/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Prepackaged software
Sub-Industry
Electronic Equipment & Instruments
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:NATI
CUSIP
63651810
Employees
7,000
Year Founded
1976

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$45.60
High Stock Price Forecast
$50.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$35.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+9.5%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.80
Research Coverage
5 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$89.32 million
Pretax Margin
7.99%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.47 billion
Cash Flow
$2.01 per share
Book Value
$8.91 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
130,334,000
Market Cap
$5.46 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.17

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NATI Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell National Instruments stock right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Instruments in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" NATI shares.
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What is National Instruments' stock price forecast for 2022?

5 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for National Instruments' stock. Their NATI share price forecasts range from $35.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $45.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have NATI shares performed in 2022?

National Instruments' stock was trading at $43.67 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, NATI shares have decreased by 4.6% and is now trading at $41.66.
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When is National Instruments' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 27th 2022.
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How were National Instruments' earnings last quarter?

National Instruments Co. (NASDAQ:NATI) issued its earnings results on Thursday, July, 28th. The technology company reported $0.36 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.03. The technology company had revenue of $395.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $388.98 million. National Instruments had a net margin of 6.71% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.63%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 14.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.23 EPS.

How often does National Instruments pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for National Instruments?

National Instruments announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 28th. Investors of record on Monday, August 8th will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share on Monday, August 29th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.69%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 5th.
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Is National Instruments a good dividend stock?

National Instruments (NASDAQ:NATI) pays an annual dividend of $1.12 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.79%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 9 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 143.59%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, NATI will have a dividend payout ratio of 58.95% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has National Instruments issued on next quarter's earnings?

National Instruments issued an update on its third quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.46-$0.60 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.29. The company issued revenue guidance of $410.00 million-$440.00 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $422.75 million.

What is Alex Davern's approval rating as National Instruments' CEO?

265 employees have rated National Instruments Chief Executive Officer Alex Davern on Glassdoor.com. Alex Davern has an approval rating of 71% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of National Instruments own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other National Instruments investors own include Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Enbridge (ENB), International Business Machines (IBM), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), Citigroup (C), Editas Medicine (EDIT), AT&T (T), Accenture (ACN) and Bank of America (BAC).

What is National Instruments' stock symbol?

National Instruments trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NATI."

Who are National Instruments' major shareholders?

National Instruments' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include William Blair Investment Management LLC (3.63%), Sarasin & Partners LLP (2.81%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (1.60%), King Luther Capital Management Corp (1.17%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (1.09%) and Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (1.05%). Insiders that own company stock include Alexander M Davern, Carla Pineyro Sublett, Eric Howard Starkloff, Gerhard Paul Fettweis, Jason Elliot Green, Jeffrey L Kodosky, John Charles Roiko, Karen Marie Rapp, Michael E Mcgrath and Scott Arthur Rust.
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How do I buy shares of National Instruments?

Shares of NATI stock 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.
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What is National Instruments' stock price today?

One share of NATI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.66.

How much money does National Instruments make?

National Instruments (NASDAQ:NATI) has a market capitalization of $5.46 billion and generates $1.47 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $89.32 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.78 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does National Instruments have?

The company employs 7,000 workers across the globe.

Does National Instruments have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of National Instruments: AWR Corporation, BEEcube, Constellation International Holding BV, Digilent, Digilent Inc., Digilent Information Technology (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Digilent RO S.R.L., Drivven, Electronics Workbench, Enterprise International Holding B.V., Ettus Research, Gemni Holdings ULC, Hyperception, Hyperception Inc., IOtech, M2 SAS, Measurement Computing Corp., Measurement Computing Corporation, Measurement Computing GmbH, Micropross SAS, NH Power Testing Equipment (Shenzhen) Co. Ltd, NH Research LLC, NI France Holdings SAS, NI Hungary Kft., NI Lille, NI Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., NI Solutions (Proprietary) Limited, NI Southeast Asia Sdn. Bhd., NI Systems (India) Private Limited, NI Taiwan Corporation, NMDG NV, National Instruments (Czech Republic) s.r.o., National Instruments (Korea) Corporation, National Instruments (Thailand) Co. Ltd., National Instruments AM LLC, National Instruments Asia Minor Ölçüm Cihazlar Anonim Sirketi (Turkey), National Instruments Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd., National Instruments Australia Corporation, National Instruments Australia Pty Ltd., National Instruments Belgium N.V., National Instruments Brazil Ltda, National Instruments Canada Co., National Instruments Chile SpA, National Instruments Colombia SAS, National Instruments Corporation (UK) Limited, National Instruments Costa Rica Limitada (Ltda), National Instruments Denmark ApS, National Instruments Dresden GmbH, National Instruments Egypt LLC, National Instruments Engineering GmbH, National Instruments Engineering GmbH & Co. KG, National Instruments Europe Corporation, National Instruments Finland Oy, National Instruments France Corporation, National Instruments France SAS, National Instruments Germany GmbH, National Instruments Gesellschaft m.b.H., National Instruments Hong Kong Limited, National Instruments Hungary Kft., National Instruments Ireland Resources Limited, National Instruments Israel Ltd., National Instruments Italy s.r.l., National Instruments Japan Corporation, National Instruments Lebanon LLC, National Instruments Lebanon SARL, National Instruments Netherlands B.V., National Instruments New Zealand Limited, National Instruments Norway AS, National Instruments Philippines Inc., National Instruments Poland Sp.Zo.o., National Instruments RUS LLC, National Instruments Romania s.r.l., National Instruments Scandinavia Corporation, National Instruments Singapore (Pte) Ltd, National Instruments Spain S.L., National Instruments Sweden A.B., National Instruments Switzerland Corporation, National Instruments Switzerland GmbH, National Instruments de Mexico S.A. de C.V., Optimal Plus Germany GmbH, Optimal Plus Inc., Optimal Plus Japan KK, Optimal Plus Ltd, Optimal Plus Philippines, Optimal Plus Singapore PTE. Ltd, OptimalPlus Ltd., PT. National Instruments Indonesia, Phase Matrix, Phase Matrix Inc., Qpid Holdings Co., Quality Instrumentation Solutions Inc., Shanghai NI Instruments Co. Ltd, Signalion, Washington Holding & Finance B.V., microLEX Systems, and monoDrive.
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When was National Instruments founded?

National Instruments was founded in 1976.

How can I contact National Instruments?

National Instruments' mailing address is 11500 North MoPac Expressway, Austin TX, 78759. The official website for the company is www.ni.com. The technology company can be reached via phone at (512) 683-0100, via email at marissa.vidaurri@ni.com, or via fax at 512-683-5794.

This page (NASDAQ:NATI) was last updated on 8/14/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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