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

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$127.33 -0.45 (-0.35 %)
(As of 04/24/2019 10:01 AM ET)
Previous Close$127.78
Today's Range$127.31 - $128.35
52-Week Range$94.59 - $134.50
Volume207,241 shs
Average Volume2.99 million shs
Market Capitalization$91.13 billion
P/E Ratio28.17
Dividend Yield0.54%
Beta1.04
Danaher Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets professional, medical, industrial, and commercial products and services worldwide. The company's 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. Its 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 company's 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 analytical instruments, software, services, and consumables 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$6.4666 per share
Book Value$40.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.65 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees71,000
Market Cap$91.13 billion
Next Earnings Date7/18/2019 (Estimated)
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 Friday, March 8th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 29th will be given a dividend of $0.17 per share on Friday, April 26th. This represents a $0.68 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.53%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 28th. This is a boost from Danaher's previous quarterly dividend of $0.16. View Danaher's Dividend History.

How were Danaher's earnings last quarter?

Danaher Co. (NYSE:DHR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 18th. The conglomerate reported $1.07 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.01 by $0.06. The conglomerate earned $4.88 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.80 billion. Danaher had a net margin of 12.04% and a return on equity of 11.85%. Danaher's quarterly revenue was up 3.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.99 EPS. View Danaher's Earnings History.

When is Danaher's next earnings date?

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

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

Danaher updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 18th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $4.72-4.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.78. Danaher also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $4.72-4.80 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for DHR?

11 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Danaher's shares. Their predictions range from $102.00 to $174.00. On average, they expect Danaher's share price to reach $130.3636 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.4% 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?

Media stories about DHR stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Danaher earned a news impact score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the conglomerate a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

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), Home Depot (HD), Starbucks (SBUX), Walt Disney (DIS), Cisco Systems (CSCO), CVS Health (CVS), Alphabet (GOOG), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Adobe (ADBE).

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include First Manhattan Co. (0.36%), Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (0.26%), DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.11%), Strs Ohio (0.08%), Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.08%) and PGGM Investments (0.05%). Company insiders that own Danaher stock include Angela S Lalor, 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 major investors are selling Danaher stock?

DHR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PGGM Investments, Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC, Moody Lynn & Lieberson LLC, First Manhattan Co., Defender Capital LLC., TIAA FSB, Stralem & Co. Inc. and Strs Ohio. Company insiders that have sold Danaher company stock in the last year include Angela S Lalor, Daniel L Comas, Donald J Ehrlich, 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 major investors are buying Danaher stock?

DHR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pacer Advisors Inc., Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV, Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV, Dorsey Wright & Associates, W.E. Donoghue & Co. LLC, BTIM Corp., Retirement Systems of Alabama and Gulf International Bank UK Ltd. 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 $127.3275.

How big of a company is Danaher?

Danaher has a market capitalization of $91.13 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 71,000 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:  851 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  471 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,322
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This page was last updated on 4/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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