NYSE:DHR - Danaher Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$111.24 +0.88 (+0.80 %)
(As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$111.24
Today's Range$110.63 - $111.59
52-Week Range$94.59 - $111.79
Volume4.05 million shs
Average Volume2.43 million shs
Market Capitalization$77.97 billion
P/E Ratio24.61
Dividend Yield0.58%
Beta0.99
Danaher Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets professional, medical, industrial, and commercial products and services worldwide. The company's Life Sciences segment provides laser scanning, compound, surgical, and other stereo microscopes. This segment also offers filtration, separation, and purification technologies to the biopharmaceutical, food and beverage, medical, aerospace, microelectronics, and general industrial sectors. Its Diagnostics segment provides chemistry, immunoassay, microbiology, and automation systems, as well as hematology and flow cytometry products. The company offers analytical instruments, reagents, consumables, software, and services for hospitals, physicians' offices, reference laboratories, and other critical care settings. Its Dental segment provides consumables, equipment, and services to diagnose, treat, and prevent disease and ailments of the teeth, gums, and supporting bone. This segment offers implant systems, dental prosthetics, and associated treatment planning software; orthodontic bracket systems and lab products; endodontic systems and related consumables; restorative materials and instruments; infection prevention products; digital imaging systems and software; air and electric powered handpieces, and consumables; and treatment units. Its Environmental & Applied Solutions segment offers instrumentation, services, and disinfection systems to analyze, treat, and manage water in residential, commercial, industrial, and natural resource applications. This segment also provides equipment, software, services, and consumables for packaging, 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
SectorMulti-Sector Conglomerates
CUSIP23585110
Phone202-828-0850

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$19.89 billion
Cash Flow$6.4412 per share
Book Value$40.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.65 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees67,000
Market Cap$77.97 billion
OptionableOptionable

Danaher (NYSE:DHR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Danaher's stock symbol?

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

How often does Danaher pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Danaher?

Danaher declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 3rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 28th will be given a dividend of $0.16 per share on Friday, January 25th. This represents a $0.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 27th. View Danaher's Dividend History.

How were Danaher's earnings last quarter?

Danaher Co. (NYSE:DHR) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January, 29th. The conglomerate reported $1.28 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.27 by $0.01. The conglomerate earned $5.40 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.33 billion. Danaher had a return on equity of 11.64% and a net margin of 13.33%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 6.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.19 earnings per share. View Danaher's Earnings History.

When is Danaher's next earnings date?

Danaher is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 18th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Danaher.

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

Danaher issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.75-$4.85 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.82. Danaher also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $4.75-4.85 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for DHR?

11 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Danaher's shares. Their predictions range from $102.00 to $126.00. On average, they expect Danaher's stock price to reach $112.5455 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Danaher.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Danaher?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Danaher in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Danaher.

Has Danaher been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about DHR stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Danaher earned a daily sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the conglomerate a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Danaher's key competitors?

Who are Danaher's key executives?

Danaher's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Thomas P. Joyce Jr., CEO, Pres & Director (Age 58)
  • Ms. Angela S. Lalor, Sr. VP of HR (Age 54)
  • Mr. Daniel L. Comas, Exec. VP (Age 55)
  • Mr. William K. Daniel II, Exec. VP (Age 54)
  • Mr. Rainer M. Blair, Exec. VP (Age 55)

Who are Danaher's major shareholders?

Danaher's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.23%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.96%), Northern Trust Corp (1.26%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.07%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.98%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.79%). Company insiders that own Danaher stock include Angela S Lalor, Brian W Ellis, Daniel L Comas, Daniel Raskas, Donald J Ehrlich, John T Schwieters, Linda P Hefner, Mitchell P Rales, Rainer Blair, Robert S Lutz, Thomas Patrick Joyce Jr, Walter G Lohr, William K Daniel and William King. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Danaher.

Which institutional investors are selling Danaher stock?

DHR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Two Sigma Advisers LP, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Flossbach Von Storch AG, Principal Financial Group Inc., Bessemer Group Inc., Allen Investment Management LLC and Acadian Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Danaher company stock in the last year include Daniel L Comas, Donald J Ehrlich, John T Schwieters, Linda P Hefner, Rainer Blair, Robert S Lutz, Thomas Patrick Joyce Jr, Walter G Lohr, William K Daniel and William King. View Insider Buying and Selling for Danaher.

Which institutional investors are buying Danaher stock?

DHR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Findlay Park Partners LLP, 1832 Asset Management L.P., Polar Capital LLP, Geode Capital Management LLC, Bank of Nova Scotia, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. and Royal London Asset Management Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought Danaher stock in the last two years include Donald J Ehrlich and Mitchell P Rales. View Insider Buying and Selling for Danaher.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Danaher's stock price today?

One share of DHR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $111.24.

How big of a company is Danaher?

Danaher has a market capitalization of $77.97 billion and generates $19.89 billion in revenue each year. The conglomerate earns $2.65 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.52 on an earnings per share basis. Danaher employs 67,000 workers across the globe.

What is Danaher's official website?

The official website for Danaher is http://www.danaher.com.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Danaher (NYSE DHR)

Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  832 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  463 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,295
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This page was last updated on 2/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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