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

$41.55
+0.37 (+0.90 %)
(As of 02/27/2020 01:22 AM ET)
Today's Range
$41.21
Now: $41.55
$42.13
50-Day Range
$41.18
MA: $44.66
$46.26
52-Week Range
$38.01
Now: $41.55
$48.22
Volume709,562 shs
Average Volume701,423 shs
Market Capitalization$5.43 billion
P/E Ratio33.78
Dividend Yield2.53%
Beta0.87
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$1.35 billion
Cash Flow$1.88 per share
Book Value$9.00 per share

Profitability

Net Income$162.15 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,263
Market Cap$5.43 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2020 (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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 30th. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 18th will be given a dividend of $0.26 per share on Monday, March 9th. This represents a $1.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.50%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 14th. This is a positive change from National Instruments's previous quarterly dividend of $0.25. View National Instruments' Dividend History.

How were National Instruments' earnings last quarter?

National Instruments Corp (NASDAQ:NATI) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January, 30th. The technology company reported $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.04. The technology company earned $367.47 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $357.87 million. National Instruments had a return on equity of 14.81% and a net margin of 11.98%. The company's revenue was up 2.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.53 earnings per share. 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, May 5th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for National Instruments.

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

National Instruments issued an update on its first quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, January, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.24-0.38 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.26. The company issued revenue guidance of $308-338 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $312.75 million.

What price target have analysts set for NATI?

3 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for National Instruments' shares. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate National Instruments' stock price to reach $45.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for National Instruments.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for National Instruments?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Instruments in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating 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 headlines about NATI stock have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news 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 daily sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for National Instruments.

Are investors shorting National Instruments?

National Instruments saw a decline in short interest in February. As of February 14th, there was short interest totalling 1,320,000 shares, a decline of 16.5% from the January 30th total of 1,580,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 621,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.1 days. Currently, 1.1% 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), IBM (IBM), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Enbridge (ENB), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Gilead Sciences (GILD), PepsiCo (PEP) and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA).

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Janus Henderson Group PLC (7.30%), State Street Corp (2.28%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (2.00%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (1.82%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.41%) and King Luther Capital Management Corp (1.32%). Company insiders that own National Instruments stock include 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 institutional investors are selling National Instruments stock?

NATI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bares Capital Management Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Royce & Associates LP and Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC. Company insiders that have sold National Instruments company stock in the last year include Jeffrey L Kodosky, John Charles Roiko and Scott Arthur Rust. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Instruments.

Which institutional investors are buying National Instruments stock?

NATI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Marshall Wace North America L.P., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Kopion Asset Management LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Man Group plc and Bank of Montreal Can. 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 $41.55.

How big of a company is National Instruments?

National Instruments has a market capitalization of $5.43 billion and generates $1.35 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $162.15 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.31 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:  246 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  258 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  504
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 2/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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