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

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$28.78 +0.08 (+0.28 %)
(As of 05/23/2019 03:20 PM ET)
Previous Close$28.70
Today's Range$28.66 - $28.84
52-Week Range$26.36 - $34.39
Volume5,176 shs
Average Volume315,232 shs
Market Capitalization$31.08 billion
P/E Ratio13.53
Dividend Yield3.91%
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$4.1710 per share
Book Value$24.90 per share


Net Income$2.30 billion


Outstanding Shares1,079,750,000
Market Cap$31.08 billion
Next Earnings Date7/25/2019 (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. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.575 per share on Friday, April 5th. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 27th. This is an increase 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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 25th. The technology company reported $0.38 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.45 by $0.07. The technology company had revenue of $8.13 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $9.01 billion. Canon had a net margin of 5.88% and a return on equity of 7.36%. View Canon's Earnings History.

When is Canon's next earnings date?

Canon is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Canon.

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?

Headlines about CAJ stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. 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 coverage optimism score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

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), Intel (INTC), AbbVie (ABBV), AT&T (T), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), The Coca-Cola (KO) and Mcdonald's (MCD).

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 Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.20%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.14%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.09%), Northern Trust Corp (0.09%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.04%) and Biechele Royce Advisors (0.02%).

Which institutional investors are selling Canon stock?

CAJ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including US Bancorp DE, JPMorgan Chase & Co., O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Conning Inc., Comerica Bank, Greenleaf Trust and M&T Bank Corp.

Which institutional investors are buying Canon stock?

CAJ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, CWM LLC, Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. and Bonness Enterprises 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 $28.78.

How big of a company is Canon?

Canon has a market capitalization of $31.08 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:  274 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  335 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  609
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 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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