Canon Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:CAJ)

-0.29 (-1.07 %)
(As of 09/22/2019 04:21 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $26.83
50-Day Range
MA: $26.36
52-Week Range
Now: $26.83
Volume811,786 shs
Average Volume248,486 shs
Market Capitalization$28.54 billion
P/E Ratio12.60
Dividend Yield4.42%
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$4.2119 per share
Book Value$25.43 per share


Net Income$2.30 billion


Outstanding Shares1,063,840,000
Market Cap$28.54 billion
Next Earnings Date10/24/2019 (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 declared a Semi-Annual dividend on Monday, August 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.599 per share on Tuesday, September 3rd. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 26th. This is a positive change 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) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 24th. The technology company reported $0.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.10. The technology company earned $8.39 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $8.44 billion. Canon had a net margin of 4.88% and a return on equity of 6.07%. View Canon's Earnings History.

When is Canon's next earnings date?

Canon is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 24th 2019. 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 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Canon.

Has Canon been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about CAJ stock have been trending somewhat negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Canon earned a media sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Canon.

Are investors shorting Canon?

Canon saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 951,100 shares, an increase of 15.6% from the July 31st total of 822,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 255,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.7 days. Approximately 0.1% of the shares of the 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), AbbVie (ABBV), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), IBM (IBM), Sony (SNE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Micron Technology (MU).

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 a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.22%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.14%), Aperio Group LLC (0.11%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.10%), LSV Asset Management (0.10%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.10%).

Which major investors are selling Canon stock?

CAJ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Aperio Group LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Invesco Ltd., US Bancorp DE, Bank of America Corp DE, Morgan Stanley and Hanson & Doremus Investment Management.

Which major investors are buying Canon stock?

CAJ stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, Renaissance Technologies LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, CWM LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Manning & Napier Group LLC and Bank of Montreal Can.

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 $26.83.

How big of a company is Canon?

Canon has a market capitalization of $28.54 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 189,571 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Canon.

What is Canon's official website?

The official website for Canon is

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:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  315 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  349 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  664
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 9/22/2019 by Staff

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