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NASDAQ:NATI - National Instruments Stock Price, Forecast & News

$42.55
+0.25 (+0.59 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 07:53 AM ET)
Today's Range
$42.14
Now: $42.55
$42.90
50-Day Range
$40.65
MA: $42.28
$43.51
52-Week Range
$38.01
Now: $42.55
$48.22
Volume533,323 shs
Average Volume493,501 shs
Market Capitalization$5.58 billion
P/E Ratio31.75
Dividend Yield2.36%
Beta0.89
National Instruments Corporation provides a software-centric platform and systems to engineers and scientists worldwide. Its programming environments software includes LabVIEW, a graphical application software package to visualize hardware configuration, measurement data, and debugging of application; LabWindows/CVI, an ANSI C integrated development environment and engineering toolbox with built-in libraries for measurement, analysis, and engineering UI design; and NI Measurement Studio, a suite of .NET tools designed for building engineering applications in Microsoft Visual Studio to acquire, analyze, and display measurement data. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustryElectronic Equipment & Instruments
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NATI
CUSIP63651810
Phone512-683-0100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.36 billion
Cash Flow$1.89 per share
Book Value$9.35 per share

Profitability

Net Income$155.06 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,263
Market Cap$5.58 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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National Instruments (NASDAQ:NATI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is National Instruments' stock symbol?

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

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

National Instruments announced a dividend on Wednesday, October 23rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Monday, December 2nd. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 7th. View National Instruments' Dividend History.

How were National Instruments' earnings last quarter?

National Instruments Corp (NASDAQ:NATI) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 29th. The technology company reported $0.39 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.01. The technology company earned $340.44 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $338.95 million. National Instruments had a return on equity of 14.73% and a net margin of 11.90%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 1.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.45 EPS. View National Instruments' Earnings History.

When is National Instruments' next earnings date?

National Instruments is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 4th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for National Instruments.

What guidance has National Instruments issued on next quarter's earnings?

National Instruments updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.43-0.57 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.46. The company issued revenue guidance of $345-375 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $364.43 million.

What price target have analysts set for NATI?

2 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for National Instruments' stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect National Instruments' share price to reach $40.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.0%. View Analyst Price Targets for National Instruments.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for National Instruments?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Instruments in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for National Instruments.

Has National Instruments been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about NATI stock has trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. National Instruments earned a news sentiment score of -1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for National Instruments.

Are investors shorting National Instruments?

National Instruments saw a decrease in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,490,000 shares, a decrease of 14.4% from the September 30th total of 1,740,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 526,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.8 days. Approximately 1.2% of the shares of the company are sold short. View National Instruments' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of National Instruments' key competitors?

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 BlackRock (BLK), FactSet Research Systems (FDS), QUALCOMM (QCOM), CA (CA), PepsiCo (PEP), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), IBM (IBM), Scotts Miracle-Gro (SMG), Zoetis (ZTS) and Amgen (AMGN).

Who are National Instruments' key executives?

National Instruments' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Alexander M. Davern CPA, CPA, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Eric Howard Starkloff, Pres & COO (Age 44)
  • Mr. Jeffrey L. Kodosky, Co-Founder & Director (Age 69)
  • Ms. Karen M. Rapp, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 51)
  • Mr. John Charles Roiko, VP of Fin. & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 61)

Who are National Instruments' major shareholders?

National Instruments' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (2.32%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (2.00%), Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (0.54%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.31%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.30%) and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.24%). Company insiders that own National Instruments stock include Alexander M Davern, Duy Loan T Le, Eric Howard Starkloff, Gerhard Paul Fettweis, James J Truchard, Jeffrey L Kodosky, John Charles Roiko and Scott Arthur Rust. View Institutional Ownership Trends for National Instruments.

Which major investors are selling National Instruments stock?

NATI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Squarepoint Ops LLC, Brasada Capital Management LP, Riverbridge Partners LLC, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, Alps Advisors Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Daiwa Securities Group Inc. and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold National Instruments company stock in the last year include Jeffrey L Kodosky and Scott Arthur Rust. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Instruments.

Which major investors are buying National Instruments stock?

NATI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Man Group plc, State Street Corp, California Public Employees Retirement System, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Rhumbline Advisers. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Instruments.

How do I buy shares of National Instruments?

Shares of NATI 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is National Instruments' stock price today?

One share of NATI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.55.

How big of a company is National Instruments?

National Instruments has a market capitalization of $5.58 billion and generates $1.36 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $155.06 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.34 on an earnings per share basis. National Instruments employs 7,263 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About National Instruments.

What is National Instruments' official website?

The official website for National Instruments is http://www.ni.com/.

How can I contact National Instruments?

National Instruments' mailing address is 11500 NORTH MOPAC EXPRESSWAY, AUSTIN TX, 78759. The technology company can be reached via phone at 512-683-0100 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for National Instruments (NASDAQ NATI)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  239 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  251 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  490
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about National Instruments and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NATI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NATI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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