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NYSE:DHR

Danaher Stock Forecast, Price & News

$236.75
+0.05 (+0.02 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 08:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$234.97
Now: $236.75
$238.94
50-Day Range
$216.78
MA: $226.64
$244.12
52-Week Range
$119.60
Now: $236.75
$248.32
Volume72,239 shs
Average Volume2.85 million shs
Market Capitalization$168.18 billion
P/E Ratio47.93
Dividend Yield0.30%
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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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.15 out of 5 stars

Multi-Sector Conglomerates Sector

6th out of 8 stocks

Process Control Instruments Industry

2nd out of 4 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 3.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Process control instruments
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Conglomerates
CUSIP23585110
Phone202-828-0850
Employees60,000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$17.91 billion
Cash Flow$6.13 per share
Book Value$39.93 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.01 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$168.18 billion
Next Earnings Date1/28/2021 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$236.75
+0.05 (+0.02 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 08:00 PM ET)
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Danaher (NYSE:DHR) Frequently Asked Questions

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 shares have increased by 69.9% and is now trading at $236.75.
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Is Danaher a buy right now?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Danaher in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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 Thursday, January 28th 2021.
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How can I listen to Danaher's earnings call?

Danaher will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, January 28th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Danaher's earnings last quarter?

Danaher Co. (NYSE:DHR) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 22nd. The conglomerate reported $1.72 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.36 by $0.36. The conglomerate had revenue of $5.90 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.51 billion. Danaher had a return on equity of 12.94% and a net margin of 18.05%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 17.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.06 earnings per share.
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How often does Danaher pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Danaher?

Danaher announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, December 8th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 28th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Friday, January 29th. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.30%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 24th.
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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 0.30%. 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 issued an update on 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?

14 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Danaher's stock. Their forecasts range from $170.00 to $280.00. On average, they anticipate Danaher's stock price to reach $226.87 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.2%.
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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).

Who are Danaher's key executives?

Danaher's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Steven M. Rales, Co-Founder & Chairman (Age 69)
  • Mr. Rainer M. Blair, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56, Pay $2.56M)
  • Mr. Mitchell P. Rales, Co-Founder & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Matthew R. McGrew, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 48, Pay $1.92M)
  • Mr. Thomas P. Joyce Jr., Sr. Advisor (Age 59, Pay $5.87M)
  • Mr. Joakim Weidemanis, Exec. VP (Age 51, Pay $2.26M)
  • Mr. Robert S. Lutz, Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP (Age 62)
  • 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 53)
  • Mr. Daniel A. Raskas J.D., Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. (Age 53)

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (0.26%), DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.08%), Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.07%), Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL (0.04%), Ardevora Asset Management LLP (0.03%) and Capital Investment Services of America Inc. (0.02%). 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 major investors are selling Danaher stock?

DHR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DAVENPORT & Co LLC, Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, Fulton Breakefield Broenniman LLC, National Investment Services of America LLC, Chesley Taft & Associates LLC, Park National Corp OH, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. 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, 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 major investors are buying Danaher stock?

DHR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Traynor Capital Management Inc., Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Bogart Wealth LLC, Trust Co. of Toledo NA OH, NuWave Investment Management LLC, and Cullinan Associates Inc..
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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.

What is Danaher's stock price today?

One share of DHR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $236.75.

How big of a company is Danaher?

Danaher has a market capitalization of $168.18 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. Danaher employs 60,000 workers across the globe.

What is Danaher's official website?

The official website for Danaher is 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]

This page was last updated on 1/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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