Danaher Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:DHR)

About Danaher Corp.

Danaher Corp. logoDanaher Corporation designs, manufactures and markets professional, medical, industrial and commercial products and services. The Company operates in five segments: Test & Measurement; Environmental; Life Sciences & Diagnostics; Dental, and Industrial Technologies. Its Test & Measurement segment offers products, software and services. Its Environmental segment products and services help protect the water supply, enhance the safety of personal data and improve business efficiencies. In the Life Sciences & Diagnostics segment, its diagnostics business offers analytical instruments, reagents, consumables, software and services. Its life sciences business offers research tools. Its Dental segment provides products that are used to diagnose, treat and prevent disease and ailments of the teeth, gums and supporting bone. Its Industrial Technologies segment solutions help protect the world's food supply, improve packaging design and quality, and verify pharmaceutical dosages.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Multi-Sector Conglomerates
  • Industry: Diversified Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Conglomerates
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: DHR
  • CUSIP: 23585110
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $78.39
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $79.24
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $76.34
  • 52-Week Range: $61.60 - $82.64
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.59
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.10
  • P/E Growth: 2.79
  • Market Cap: $54.13B
  • Outstanding Shares: 690,538,000
  • Beta: 1.13
  • Net Margins: 15.88%
  • Return on Equity: 13.40%
  • Return on Assets: 6.55%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.48%
  • Current Ratio: 1.40%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.12%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 8 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.53)
Consensus Price Target: $95.33 (21.61% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/8/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/7/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$90.00 -> $91.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$86.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket Perform$85.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016Cowen and CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
7/28/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$110.00 -> $90.00View Rating Details
7/25/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
7/12/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
7/5/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$74.00View Rating Details
6/23/2016Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$120.00View Rating Details
5/29/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/27/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$96.00 -> $99.00View Rating Details
4/25/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/25/2016Sterne Agee CRTBoost Price TargetNeutral$90.00 -> $97.00View Rating Details
4/22/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$109.00 -> $110.00View Rating Details
4/17/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$83.00View Rating Details
1/27/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$105.00View Rating Details
9/11/2015William BlairReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/2/2015Janney Montgomery ScottReiterated RatingFair Value$114.00 -> $86.00View Rating Details
1/29/2015Tigress FinancialDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
11/26/2014FBR & CoBoost Price TargetOutperform$95.00 -> $100.00View Rating Details
10/16/2014Evercore ISILower Price TargetBuy$88.50 -> $86.50View Rating Details
10/3/2014ING GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$95.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/1/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/25/2016Q216$1.22$1.25$5.76 billion$5.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q116$1.03$1.08$5.33 billion$5.39 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2016Q415$1.27$1.27$6.03 billion$5.88 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$1.04$1.05$4.99 billion$5.02 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$1.04$1.08$5.07 billion$5.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.93$0.93$4.84 billion$4.87 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2015Q414$1.03$1.04$5.39 billion$5.42 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/16/2014Q314$0.89$0.89$4.90 billion$4.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2014Q214$0.94$0.95$4.97 billion$5.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/16/2014Q114$0.80$0.81$4.67 billion$4.66 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2014Q413$0.95$0.96$5.20 billion$5.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313$0.83$0.84$4.61 billion$4.67 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q2 2013$0.85$0.87$4.72 billion$4.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/18/2013Q1 2013$0.76$0.75$4.50 million$4.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q4 2012$0.86$0.89$4.81 billion$4.98 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/18/2012$0.79$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$0.80$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012$0.71$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2012$0.78$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2011$0.70$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.67$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.57$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$0.66$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.56 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.90 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$1.02$1.05$1.03
Q2 20164$0.88$1.23$1.13
Q3 20163$0.81$1.22$0.95
Q4 20164$1.03$1.40$1.22
Q1 20171$0.94$0.94$0.94
Q2 20171$1.02$1.02$1.02
Q3 20171$0.95$0.95$0.95
Q4 20171$1.05$1.05$1.05
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR)
Annual Dividend:$0.50
Dividend Yield:0.64%
Dividend Growth:59.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:9.94% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
14.04% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
12.82% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 12.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 75.74%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/1/2016Thomas Patrick Joyce JrInsiderSell45,897$81.44$3,737,851.68View SEC Filing  
7/27/2016Daniel L ComasCFOSell96,446$80.88$7,800,552.48View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016Angela S LalorSVPSell8,392$97.77$820,485.84View SEC Filing  
4/27/2016James A LicoEVPSell58,954$96.93$5,714,411.22View SEC Filing  
4/22/2016Daniel L ComasCFOSell89,280$95.71$8,544,988.80View SEC Filing  
4/22/2016Thomas Patrick Joyce JrCEOSell14,630$95.50$1,397,165.00View SEC Filing  
4/22/2016William K DanielEVPSell41,140$96.06$3,951,908.40View SEC Filing  
4/22/2016William KingSVPSell6,000$96.31$577,860.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016James A LicoEVPSell60,000$89.24$5,354,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Daniel RaskasSVPSell4,656$89.00$414,384.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Walter G LohrDirectorSell8,000$89.06$712,480.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2016Donald J. EhrlichDirectorSell8,000$86.00$688,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/27/2016Thomas Patrick Joyce, Jr.CEOSell25,300$83.98$2,124,694.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015James A. LicoEVPSell55,840$96.40$5,382,976.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2015William K. DanielEVPSell39,740$93.04$3,697,409.60View SEC Filing  
10/23/2015Daniel L. ComasCFOSell36,200$92.71$3,356,102.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2015Robert S. LutzCAOSell26,400$93.45$2,467,080.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2015Thomas Patrick Joyce, Jr.CEOSell25,300$93.47$2,364,791.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2015Thomas Patrick Joyce JrCEOSell25,300$88.20$2,231,460.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2015William K DanielEVPSell15,000$88.40$1,326,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2015William KingSVPSell4,000$88.00$352,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2015Angela S LalorSVPSell5,959$87.06$518,790.54View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015Walter G LohrDirectorSell8,000$87.00$696,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Jonathan P GrahamVPSell30,232$86.89$2,626,858.48View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015Jonathan P GrahamVPSell185,620$87.73$16,284,442.60View SEC Filing  
4/24/2015Daniel L ComasCFOSell25,000$83.50$2,087,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2015Thomas Patrick Joyce JrCEOSell43,945$83.81$3,683,030.45View SEC Filing  
4/24/2015William K DanielEVPSell58,400$83.33$4,866,472.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Daniel RaskasSVPSell4,179$87.79$366,874.41View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Jonathan P GrahamVPSell9,961$86.77$864,315.97View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Daniel RaskasSVPSell56,000$87.03$4,873,680.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Donald J EhrlichDirectorSell8,000$84.82$678,560.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015James A LicoEVPSell98,000$82.64$8,098,720.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Walter G LohrDirectorSell8,000$82.30$658,400.00View SEC Filing  
1/28/2015Daniel L ComasCFOSell75,000$84.59$6,344,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2014James H DitkoffVPSell3,606$82.35$296,954.10View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Thomas Patrick Joyce JrCEOSell50,000$79.97$3,998,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014Angela S LalorSVPSell8,450$79.45$671,352.50View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014William KingSVPSell3,545$73.74$261,408.30View SEC Filing  
7/18/2014H Lawrence Culp JrCEOSell111,540$74.14$8,269,575.60View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014John T SchwietersDirectorSell8,000$78.73$629,840.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Jonathan GrahamVPSell9,973$75.00$747,975.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Daniel RaskasSVPSell11,158$73.48$819,889.84View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014Robert LutzCAOSell6,250$76.85$480,312.50View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Daniel L ComasCFOSell50,000$71.65$3,582,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/18/2013Daniel RaskasSVPSell20,000$71.99$1,439,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013Donald EhrlichDirectorSell8,000$65.25$522,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013Thomas Patrick Joyce, Jr.EVPSell48,000$67.04$3,217,920.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2013Daniel RaskasSVPSell20,000$67.54$1,350,800.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Daniel L ComasCFOSell54,540$68.14$3,716,355.60View SEC Filing  
7/19/2013Robert S LutzCAOSell5,852$68.57$401,271.64View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013James A LicoEVPSell50,000$64.66$3,233,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Daniel L ComasCFOSell55,000$63.89$3,513,950.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Walter G LohrDirectorSell8,000$62.72$501,760.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013H Lawrence Culp JrCEOSell500,000$61.92$30,960,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013James A LicoEVPSell22,519$61.75$1,390,548.25View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013Jonathan P GrahamVPSell7,295$61.38$447,767.10View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013Thomas Patrick Joyce JrEVPSell20,723$61.24$1,269,076.52View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Danaher Corp. (NYSE:DHR) Chart for Saturday, October, 1, 2016

Last Updated on 10/1/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff