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

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$100.40 -2.10 (-2.05 %)
(As of 12/17/2018 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$100.40
Today's Range$99.14 - $101.84
52-Week Range$91.84 - $110.86
Volume2.57 million shs
Average Volume2.39 million shs
Market Capitalization$70.37 billion
P/E Ratio22.66
Dividend Yield0.64%
Beta1.06
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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Process control instruments
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Conglomerates
SectorMulti-Sector Conglomerates
Current SymbolNYSE:DHR
Previous Symbol
CUSIP23585110
Phone202-828-0850

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.38
Current Ratio1.53
Quick Ratio1.08

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio22.66
Forward P/E Ratio22.26
P/E Growth1.93

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$18.33 billion
Price / Sales3.84
Cash Flow$5.8679 per share
Price / Cash Flow17.11
Book Value$37.91 per share
Price / Book2.65

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.03
Net Income$2.49 billion
Net Margins14.07%
Return on Equity11.59%
Return on Assets6.63%

Miscellaneous

Employees67,000
Outstanding Shares700,900,000
Market Cap$70.37 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. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.16 per share on Friday, January 25th. This represents a $0.64 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.64%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 27th. View Danaher's Dividend History.

How were Danaher's earnings last quarter?

Danaher Co. (NYSE:DHR) announced its earnings results on Thursday, October, 18th. The conglomerate reported $1.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.07 by $0.03. The conglomerate earned $4.85 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.80 billion. Danaher had a net margin of 14.07% and a return on equity of 11.59%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 7.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $1.00 EPS. View Danaher's Earnings History.

When is Danaher's next earnings date?

Danaher is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Danaher.

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

Danaher updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, December, 13th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.75-4.85 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.83.

What price target have analysts set for DHR?

13 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Danaher's stock. Their predictions range from $99.97 to $126.00. On average, they expect Danaher's stock price to reach $111.9975 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Danaher.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Danaher?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Danaher in the last year. There are currently 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Danaher.

Has Danaher been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about DHR stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Danaher earned a news impact score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the conglomerate a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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 57)
  • Mr. Daniel L. Comas, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 54)
  • Ms. Angela S. Lalor, Sr. VP of HR (Age 53)
  • Mr. William K. Daniel II, Exec. VP (Age 53)
  • Mr. Rainer M. Blair, Exec. VP (Age 54)

Who are Danaher's major shareholders?

Danaher's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc (6.38%), BlackRock Inc. (6.20%), FMR LLC (3.10%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.00%), Putnam Investments LLC (0.92%) and Flossbach Von Storch AG (0.82%). Company insiders that own Danaher stock include Angela S Lalor, Brian W Ellis, Brijender (Binny) Jass Jassal, 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 Capital Research Global Investors, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Bessemer Group Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, CIBC World Markets Inc., AXA and HealthCor Management L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Danaher company stock in the last year include Angela S Lalor, 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 major investors are buying Danaher stock?

DHR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, Vanguard Group Inc, Bank of Montreal Can, Capital International Investors, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and BlackRock Inc.. 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 $100.40.

How big of a company is Danaher?

Danaher has a market capitalization of $70.37 billion and generates $18.33 billion in revenue each year. The conglomerate earns $2.49 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.03 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:  827 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  456 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,283
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This page was last updated on 12/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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