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

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$28.47 +0.18 (+0.64 %)
(As of 04/24/2019 04:10 AM ET)
Previous Close$28.29
Today's Range$28.28 - $28.47
52-Week Range$26.36 - $35.92
Volume220,089 shs
Average Volume302,179 shs
Market Capitalization$30.74 billion
P/E Ratio13.37
Dividend Yield4.07%
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Photographic equipment & supplies
SectorComputer and Technology



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$36.03 billion
Cash Flow$4.2115 per share
Book Value$25.43 per share


Net Income$2.30 billion


Outstanding Shares1,079,753,000
Market Cap$30.74 billion
Next Earnings Date5/10/2019 (Estimated)

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 Friday, March 29th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 28th will be given a dividend of $0.575 per share on Friday, April 5th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 27th. This is a positive change from Canon's previous Semi-Annual dividend of $0.57. View Canon's Dividend History.

How were Canon's earnings last quarter?

Canon Inc (NYSE:CAJ) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January, 30th. The technology company reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.08. The technology company had revenue of $9.39 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.03 billion. Canon had a net margin of 6.40% and a return on equity of 8.22%. View Canon's Earnings History.

When is Canon's next earnings date?

Canon is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 10th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Canon.

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

Canon updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 30th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $37.143-37.143 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $36.24 billion.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Canon?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canon in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold 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 somewhat positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Canon earned a news impact score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the technology company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

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), Pfizer (PFE), Micron Technology (MU), Cisco Systems (CSCO), AbbVie (ABBV), Alibaba Group (BABA), Mcdonald's (MCD), Cronos Group (CRON), Intel (INTC) and Sony (SNE).

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, EVP, CFO, Group Exec. of Public Affairs, Facilities Mgmt, HRM & Org. and Representative Director (Age 79)
  • Mr. Toshio Homma, Exec. VP, CTO, Chief Exec. of Office Imaging Products Operations & Representative Director (Age 70)
  • Mr. Shigeyuki Matsumoto, CTO, Exec. VP, Group Exec. of R&D and Representative Director (Age 69)

Who are Canon's major shareholders?

Canon's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Biechele Royce Advisors (0.02%), CWM LLC (0.01%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.01%), Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV (0.00%), Investors Research Corp (0.00%) and Bonness Enterprises Inc. (0.00%).

Which institutional investors are selling Canon stock?

CAJ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Conning Inc., Hanson & Doremus Investment Management and Investors Research Corp.

Which institutional investors are buying Canon stock?

CAJ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CWM LLC, Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV, Bonness Enterprises Inc., Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV, FNY Investment Advisers LLC, Biechele Royce Advisors, Manning & Napier Group LLC and Brinker Capital Inc..

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 $28.47.

How big of a company is Canon?

Canon has a market capitalization of $30.74 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.

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:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  266 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  330 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  596
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 4/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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