NYSE:DHR - Danaher Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $98.17 -1.03 (-1.04 %) (As of 07/17/2018 04:01 AM ET)Previous Close$99.20Today's Range$98.03 - $99.4252-Week Range$78.97 - $104.82Volume1.95 million shsAverage Volume2.39 million shsMarket Capitalization$69.30 billionP/E Ratio24.58Dividend Yield0.64%Beta1.05 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive DHR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for DHR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Process control instruments Sub-IndustryIndustrial Conglomerates SectorMulti-Sector Conglomerates SymbolNYSE:DHR CUSIP23585110 Webwww.danaher.com Phone202-828-0850 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.38 Current Ratio1.59 Quick Ratio1.15 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio24.58 Forward P/E Ratio22.11 P/E Growth1.86 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$18.33 billion Price / Sales3.74 Cash Flow$5.8089 per share Price / Cash16.90 Book Value$37.91 per share Price / Book2.59 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.03 Net Income$2.49 billion Net Margins13.56% Return on Equity11.39% Return on Assets6.36% Miscellaneous Employees67,000 Outstanding Shares698,570,000Market Cap$69,298.44 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 8th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 29th will be given a dividend of $0.16 per share on Friday, July 27th. This represents a $0.64 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.65%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 28th. View Danaher's Dividend History. How were Danaher's earnings last quarter? Danaher Co. (NYSE:DHR) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 19th. The conglomerate reported $0.99 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.94 by $0.05. The conglomerate earned $4.70 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.54 billion. Danaher had a net margin of 13.56% and a return on equity of 11.39%. The company's revenue was up 11.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.85 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, July, 19th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Danaher. What guidance has Danaher issued on next quarter's earnings? Danaher updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 19th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.38-4.48 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.41. Danaher also updated its Q2 guidance to $1.07-1.10 EPS. What price target have analysts set for DHR? 16 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Danaher's stock. Their predictions range from $83.00 to $120.00. On average, they anticipate Danaher's share price to reach $106.6407 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Danaher. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Danaher? 16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Danaher in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." Who are some of Danaher's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Danaher include Roper Technologies (ROP), Fortive (FTV), Keysight Technologies (KEYS), Sensata Technologies (ST), Cognex (CGNX), MKS Instruments (MKSI), Orbotech (ORBK), Esterline Technologies (ESL), Rudolph Technologies (RTEC), Mesa Laboratories (MLAB), Hurco Companies (HURC), Universal Detection Technology (UNDT), Clearsign Combustion (CLIR), Sypris Solutions (SYPR) and Elbit Vision Systems (EVSNF). 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) Has Danaher been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about DHR stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Danaher earned a news impact score of 0.02 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the conglomerate an impact score of 45.15 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are Danaher's major shareholders? Danaher's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.11%), Welch & Forbes LLC (0.11%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.07%), Cortland Associates Inc. MO (0.07%), Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc. (0.03%) and Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.03%). 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, 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 Bank of Montreal Can, Legacy Private Trust Co., DAVENPORT & Co LLC, Hudson Valley Investment Advisors Inc. ADV, Welch & Forbes LLC, Addenda Capital Inc., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC and Trust Co. of Oklahoma. Company insiders that have sold Danaher company stock in the last year include Angela S Lalor, Daniel L Comas, Daniel Raskas, 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 Addenda Capital Inc., Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC, Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc., Park National Corp OH, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Lincoln Capital LLC and DnB Asset Management AS. Company insiders that have bought Danaher stock in the last two years include Brijender (Binny) Jass Jassal and Donald J Ehrlich. 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 $98.17. How big of a company is Danaher? Danaher has a market capitalization of $69.30 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. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 768 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 421 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,189MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Danaher and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DHR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DHR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Should I follow buy, hold and sell recommendations?