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NYSE:CAJ - Canon Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.17 (-0.60 %)
(As of 12/6/2019 08:15 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $28.05
50-Day Range
MA: $27.42
52-Week Range
Now: $28.05
Volume198,661 shs
Average Volume280,196 shs
Market Capitalization$29.84 billion
P/E Ratio13.17
Dividend Yield4.25%
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Photographic equipment & supplies
SectorComputer and Technology



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$36.03 billion
Cash Flow$4.32 per share
Book Value$25.43 per share


Net Income$2.30 billion


Outstanding Shares1,063,840,000
Market Cap$29.84 billion
Next Earnings Date1/29/2020 (Estimated)

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Canon (NYSE:CAJ) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Canon's stock symbol?

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

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

Canon announced a Semi-Annual dividend on Monday, August 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 27th will be given 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. View Canon's Dividend History.

How were Canon's earnings last quarter?

Canon Inc (NYSE:CAJ) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October, 28th. The technology company reported $0.23 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.25 by $0.02. The technology company had revenue of $8.05 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $8.04 billion. Canon had a return on equity of 5.56% and a net margin of 4.41%. View Canon's Earnings History.

When is Canon's next earnings date?

Canon is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 29th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Canon.

What guidance has Canon issued on next quarter's earnings?

Canon updated its FY 2019 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Monday, October, 28th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $$34.438-34.438 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $$34.38 billion.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Canon?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canon in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Canon.

Has Canon been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about CAJ stock have been trending very positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Canon earned a media sentiment score of 3.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Canon.

Are investors shorting Canon?

Canon saw a drop in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,200,000 shares, a drop of 16.7% from the September 30th total of 1,440,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 310,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.9 days. Approximately 0.1% of the company's stock are sold short. View Canon's Current Options Chain.

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), Sony (SNE), AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

Who are Canon's key executives?

Canon's management team includes the folowing 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

Who are Canon's major shareholders?

Canon's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include First Trust Advisors LP (0.14%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.11%), CWM LLC (0.02%), Biechele Royce Advisors (0.02%), Regentatlantic Capital LLC (0.02%) and Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.01%).

Which major investors are selling Canon stock?

CAJ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Wetherby Asset Management Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Signaturefd LLC, Inlet Private Wealth LLC, Biechele Royce Advisors, World Asset Management Inc and Parallel Advisors LLC.

Which major investors are buying Canon stock?

CAJ stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, CWM LLC, Regentatlantic Capital LLC, Barclays PLC, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Atlas Capital Advisors LLC 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 $28.05.

How big of a company is Canon?

Canon has a market capitalization of $29.84 billion and generates $36.03 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $2.30 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.13 on an earnings per share basis. Canon employs 195,056 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Canon.

What is Canon's official website?

The official website for Canon is http://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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Canon (NYSE CAJ)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  355 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  361 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  716
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Canon and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CAJ will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CAJ will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/6/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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