NYSE:CAJ - Canon Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$31.83 +0.31 (+0.98 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$31.83
Today's Range$31.5701 - $31.86
52-Week Range$31.23 - $40.67
Volume215,888 shs
Average Volume375,298 shs
Market Capitalization$35.03 billion
P/E Ratio14.80
Dividend Yield4.02%
Canon logoCanon 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 in 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 production printing systems, continuous feed and 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, digital radiography systems, 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Photographic equipment & supplies
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.15
Current Ratio2.03
Quick Ratio1.46


Trailing P/E Ratio14.80
Forward P/E Ratio14.21
P/E Growth1.79

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$36.15 billion
Price / Sales0.96
Cash Flow$4.2440 per share
Price / Cash7.50
Book Value$25.23 per share
Price / Book1.26


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.15
Net Income$2.15 billion
Net Margins6.19%
Return on Equity8.96%
Return on Assets5.33%


Outstanding Shares1,092,070,000
Market Cap$35.03 billion

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 were Canon's earnings last quarter?

Canon Inc (NYSE:CAJ) released its earnings results on Thursday, July, 26th. The technology company reported $0.65 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.04. The technology company had revenue of $9.07 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $9.09 billion. Canon had a net margin of 6.19% and a return on equity of 8.96%. View Canon's Earnings History.

When is Canon's next earnings date?

Canon is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Canon.

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 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Canon.

Who are some of Canon's key competitors?

Who are Canon's key executives?

Canon's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Fujio Mitarai, Chairman & CEO (Age 83)
  • Mr. Masaya Maeda, Pres, COO & Representative Director (Age 66)
  • Mr. Toshizo Tanaka, EVP, CFO, Group Exec. of Public Affairs, Facilities Mgmt, HRM & Org. and Representative Director (Age 78)
  • Mr. Shigeyuki Matsumoto, CTO, Exec. VP, Group Exec. of R&D and Representative Director (Age 68)
  • Nobuyuki Tainaka, Sr. Gen. Mang. of Global Legal Admin. & Exec. Officer

Has Canon been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about CAJ stock has trended very positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Canon earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.52 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the technology company an impact score of 48.56 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Canon.

Who are Canon's major shareholders?

Canon's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY (0.17%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.15%), Aperio Group LLC (0.13%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.12%), LSV Asset Management (0.09%) and First Trust Advisors LP (0.06%).

Which institutional investors are selling Canon stock?

CAJ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Macquarie Group Ltd., Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, US Bancorp DE, Raymond James & Associates, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Sei Investments Co..

Which institutional investors are buying Canon stock?

CAJ stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, LMR Partners LLP, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., LSV Asset Management, Bank of America Corp DE, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and First Trust Advisors LP.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Canon's stock price today?

One share of CAJ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.83.

How big of a company is Canon?

Canon has a market capitalization of $35.03 billion and generates $36.15 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $2.15 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.15 on an earnings per share basis. Canon employs 189,571 workers across the globe.

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:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  201 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  295 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  496
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 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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