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NYSE:DHR

Danaher Stock Forecast, Price & News

$223.00
-0.85 (-0.38 %)
(As of 02/24/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$222.50
Now: $223.00
$226.24
50-Day Range
$222.20
MA: $237.60
$245.90
52-Week Range
$119.60
Now: $223.00
$248.86
Volume2.88 million shs
Average Volume2.62 million shs
Market Capitalization$158.41 billion
P/E Ratio45.14
Dividend Yield0.32%
Beta0.72
Danaher Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets professional, medical, industrial, and commercial products and services worldwide. The company operates through three segments; Life Sciences, Diagnostics, and Environmental & Applied Solutions. The Life Sciences segment provides mass spectrometers; cellular analysis, lab automation, and centrifugation instruments; microscopes; and genomics consumables. This segment also offers filtration, separation, and purification technologies to the biopharmaceutical, food and beverage, medical, aerospace, microelectronics, and general industrial sectors. The Diagnostics segment provides chemistry, immunoassay, microbiology, and automation systems, as well as hematology and molecular diagnostics products. This segment offers analytical instruments, reagents, consumables, software, and services for hospitals, physicians' offices, reference laboratories, and other critical care settings. The Environmental & Applied Solutions segment offers instrumentation, consumables, software, services, and disinfection systems to analyze, treat, and manage ultra-pure, potable, industrial, waste, ground, source, and ocean water in residential, commercial, industrial, and natural resource applications. This segment also provides equipment, software, services, and consumables for various color and appearance management, packaging design and quality management, packaging converting, printing, marking, coding, and traceability applications for consumer, pharmaceutical, and industrial products. The company was formerly known as Diversified Mortgage Investors, Inc. and changed its name to Danaher Corporation in 1984. Danaher Corporation was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Washington, the District of Columbia.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Process control instruments
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Conglomerates
CUSIP23585110
Phone202-828-0850
Employees60,000
Year FoundedN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$17.91 billion
Cash Flow$5.78 per share
Book Value$39.93 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.01 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$158.41 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.95 out of 5 stars

Multi-Sector Conglomerates Sector

8th out of 44 stocks

Process Control Instruments Industry

4th out of 25 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 3.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$223.00
-0.85 (-0.38 %)
(As of 02/24/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Danaher (NYSE:DHR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Danaher a buy right now?

13 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Danaher in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Danaher stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Danaher?

Wall Street analysts have given Danaher a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Danaher wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Danaher's next earnings date?

Danaher is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 5th 2021.
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How were Danaher's earnings last quarter?

Danaher Co. (NYSE:DHR) issued its earnings results on Thursday, January, 28th. The conglomerate reported $2.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.84 by $0.24. The conglomerate earned $6.76 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $6.62 billion. Danaher had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.94% and a net margin of 18.05%. Danaher's revenue for the quarter was up 38.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $1.28 EPS.
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How has Danaher's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Danaher's stock was trading at $139.37 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, DHR stock has increased by 60.0% and is now trading at $223.00.
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How often does Danaher pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Danaher?

Danaher announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 23rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.21 per share on Friday, April 30th. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.38%. This is an increase from Danaher's previous quarterly dividend of $0.18.
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Is Danaher a good dividend stock?

Danaher pays an annual dividend of $0.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.32%. Danaher has been increasing its dividend for 4 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Danaher is 16.29%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Danaher will have a dividend payout ratio of 9.97% next year. This indicates that Danaher will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Danaher issued on next quarter's earnings?

Danaher updated its fourth quarter 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 13th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $6.743-6.743 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $6.44 billion.

What price target have analysts set for DHR?

13 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Danaher's stock. Their forecasts range from $190.00 to $280.00. On average, they anticipate Danaher's share price to reach $235.31 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Danaher's key executives?

Danaher's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Steven M. Rales, Co-Founder & Chairman (Age 70)
  • Mr. Rainer M. Blair, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57, Pay $2.56M)
  • Mr. Mitchell P. Rales, Co-Founder & Director (Age 64)
  • Mr. Matthew R. McGrew, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 49, Pay $1.92M)
  • Mr. Thomas P. Joyce Jr., Sr. Advisor (Age 60, Pay $5.87M)
  • Mr. Joakim Weidemanis, Exec. VP (Age 52, Pay $2.26M)
  • Mr. Robert S. Lutz, Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP (Age 63)
  • Dr. Jose-Carlos Gutierrez-Ramos, Chief Scientific Officer & Sr. VP
  • Mr. Matthew E. Gugino C.F.A., CPA, CFA, CPA, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Brian W. Ellis, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 54)

What is Rainer M. Blair's approval rating as Danaher's CEO?

27 employees have rated Danaher CEO Rainer M. Blair on Glassdoor.com. Rainer M. Blair has an approval rating of 98% among Danaher's employees. This puts Rainer M. Blair in the top 20% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Danaher's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Danaher own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Danaher investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), The Home Depot (HD), The Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Adobe (ADBE), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Mastercard (MA), PayPal (PYPL) and AbbVie (ABBV).

What is Danaher's stock symbol?

Danaher trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DHR."

Who are Danaher's major shareholders?

Danaher's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.43%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (4.41%), FMR LLC (4.38%), Edgewood Management LLC (1.18%), Northern Trust Corp (1.18%) and Aristotle Capital Management LLC (0.98%). Company insiders that own Danaher stock include Alan G Spoon, Angela S Lalor, Brian W Ellis, Daniel L Comas, Daniel Raskas, Donald J Ehrlich, John T Schwieters, Linda P Hefner, Matthew Mcgrew, Mitchell P Rales, Rainer Blair, Robert S Lutz, Thomas Patrick Joyce Jr, Walter G Lohr, William K Daniel and William King.
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Which institutional investors are selling Danaher stock?

DHR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Findlay Park Partners LLP, Bessemer Group Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, Schroder Investment Management Group, Aristotle Capital Management LLC, and Flossbach Von Storch AG. Company insiders that have sold Danaher company stock in the last year include Angela S Lalor, Daniel L Comas, Daniel Raskas, John T Schwieters, Linda P Hefner, Matthew Mcgrew, Rainer Blair, Robert S Lutz, Thomas Patrick Joyce Jr, Walter G Lohr, William K Daniel, and William King.
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Which institutional investors are buying Danaher stock?

DHR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Edgewood Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., D1 Capital Partners L.P., FMR LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V..
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How do I buy shares of Danaher?

Shares of DHR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Danaher's stock price today?

One share of DHR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $223.00.

How much money does Danaher make?

Danaher has a market capitalization of $158.41 billion and generates $17.91 billion in revenue each year. The conglomerate earns $3.01 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.42 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Danaher have?

Danaher employs 60,000 workers across the globe.

What is Danaher's official website?

The official website for Danaher is www.danaher.com.

Where are Danaher's headquarters?

Danaher is headquartered at 2200 PENNSYLVANIA AVE. N.W SUITE 800W, WASHINGTON DC, 20037.

How can I contact Danaher?

Danaher's mailing address is 2200 PENNSYLVANIA AVE. N.W SUITE 800W, WASHINGTON DC, 20037. The conglomerate can be reached via phone at 202-828-0850 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 2/25/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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