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NYSE:CAJCanon Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.05 (+0.30 %)
(As of 08/6/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $16.83
50-Day Range
MA: $19.47
52-Week Range
Now: $16.83
Volume491,702 shs
Average Volume506,875 shs
Market Capitalization$17.90 billion
P/E Ratio28.05
Dividend Yield4.47%
Canon Inc. manufactures and sells office multifunction devices (MFDs), plain paper copying machines, laser and inkjet printers, cameras, diagnostic equipment, and lithography equipment. The company operates through four segments: Office Business Unit, Imaging System Business Unit, Medical System Business Unit, and Industry and Others Business Unit. The Office Business Unit segment offers office MFDs, printers, copying machines for personal and office use, production print products for print professionals, laser multifunction and laser printers, digital continuous feed presses, digital sheet-fed presses, wide-format printers, and document solutions, as well as software, services, and solutions. The Imaging System Business Unit segment provides interchangeable-lens digital cameras, digital compact cameras and camcorders, digital cinema cameras, interchangeable lenses, compact photo printers, inkjet printers, commercial photo printers, image scanners, multimedia projectors, broadcast equipment, and calculators. The Medical System Business Unit segment offers digital radiography systems, diagnostic X-ray systems, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, diagnostic ultrasound systems, clinical chemistry analyzers, and ophthalmic equipment. The Industry and Others Business Unit segment provides semiconductor lithography equipment, flat panel display lithography equipment, vacuum thin-film deposition equipment, organic light-emitting diode panel manufacturing equipment, die bonders, micromotors, network cameras, handy terminals, and document scanners. The company also provides maintenance services; and supplies replacement drums, parts, toners, and papers. It sells its products under the Canon brand through subsidiaries or independent distributors to dealers and retail outlets, as well as directly to end-users in Japan, the Americas, Europe, rest of Asia, and Oceania. Canon Inc. was founded in 1933 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.69 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Photographic equipment & supplies



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$32.67 billion
Cash Flow$3.12 per share
Book Value$23.85 per share


Net Income$1.15 billion


Outstanding Shares1,063,834,000
Market Cap$17.90 billion
Next Earnings Date10/26/2020 (Estimated)
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Canon (NYSE:CAJ) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Canon's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Canon's stock was trading at $22.33 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CAJ stock has decreased by 24.6% and is now trading at $16.83.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Canon?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canon in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Canon's next earnings date?

Canon is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October 26th 2020.
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How were Canon's earnings last quarter?

Canon Inc (NYSE:CAJ) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 28th. The technology company reported ($0.08) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.15. The technology company had revenue of $6.23 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.96 billion. Canon had a return on equity of 2.51% and a net margin of 2.18%.
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How often does Canon pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Canon?

Canon announced a Semi-Annual dividend on Monday, August 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.599 per share on Tuesday, September 3rd. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 26th. This is a boost from Canon's previous Semi-Annual dividend of $0.58.
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What guidance has Canon issued on next quarter's earnings?

Canon updated its FY 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 28th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $29.333333333330003-29.333333333330003 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $31.29 billion.

Has Canon been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about CAJ stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Canon earned a daily sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.
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Are investors shorting Canon?

Canon saw a increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,000,000 shares, an increase of 9.9% from the June 15th total of 1,820,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 539,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.7 days. Approximately 0.2% of the company's stock are short sold.
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Who are some of Canon's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Canon own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Canon investors own include Xerox (XRX), IBM (IBM), Pfizer (PFE), AbbVie (ABBV), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Altria Group (MO), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Coca-Cola (KO) and Micron Technology (MU).

Who are Canon's key executives?

Canon's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Fujio Mitarai, Chairman & CEO (Age 84)
  • Mr. Masaya Maeda, Pres, COO & Representative Director (Age 67)
  • Mr. Toshizo Tanaka, CFO, EVP, Group Exec. of F&A, Public Affairs & Facilities Mgmt and Representative Director (Age 79)
  • Mr. Shigeyuki Matsumoto, CTO, Exec. VP, Group Exec. of R&D and Representative Director (Age 69)
  • Mr. Warren Dyer, Chief Operating Officer

What is Canon's stock symbol?

Canon trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CAJ."

Who are Canon's major shareholders?

Canon's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include First Trust Advisors LP (0.21%), LSV Asset Management (0.09%), CWM LLC (0.04%), Biechele Royce Advisors (0.02%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.01%) and Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.01%).

Which major investors are selling Canon stock?

CAJ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including UBS Group AG, LSV Asset Management, Cardinal Capital Management, Signaturefd LLC, M&T Bank Corp, Altium Wealth Management LLC, and Investors Research Corp.

Which major investors are buying Canon stock?

CAJ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Pacer Advisors Inc., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Biechele Royce Advisors, CWM LLC, Boston Trust Walden Corp, TCW Group Inc., and Whittier Trust Co..

How do I buy shares of Canon?

Shares of CAJ 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 Canon's stock price today?

One share of CAJ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.83.

How big of a company is Canon?

Canon has a market capitalization of $17.90 billion and generates $32.67 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $1.15 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.06 on an earnings per share basis. Canon employs 187,041 workers across the globe.

What is Canon's official website?

The official website for Canon is global.canon.

How can I contact Canon?

Canon's mailing address is 30 2 SHIMOMARUKO 3 CHOME, TOKYO M0, 146-8501. The technology company can be reached via phone at 813-3758-2111 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/7/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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