Fortive Corp Company Profile (NYSE:FTV)

About Fortive Corp

Fortive Corp logoFortive Corporation is an industrial growth company. The Company designs, develops, manufactures and markets professional and engineered products, software and services. It operates through two segments: Professional Instrumentation and Industrial Technologies. The Professional Instrumentation segment consists of its Advanced Instrumentation & Solutions, and Sensing Technologies businesses. The Advanced Instrumentation & Solutions business consists of field solutions products and product realization services and products. The Industrial Technologies segment consists of its Transportation Technologies, Automation & Specialty Components, and Franchise Distribution businesses. Its industrial technologies businesses deliver technical equipment, components, software and services for the manufacturing, repair and transportation markets. Its brands operate in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, and automation and specialty, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: FTV
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $58.06
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $55.49
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $52.99
  • 52-Week Range: $43.00 - $58.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.98
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.76
  • P/E Growth: 3.79
  • Market Cap: $19.95B
  • Outstanding Shares: 345,899,000
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.25%
  • Current Ratio: 1.70%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.33%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Fortive Corp (NYSE:FTV) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 10 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.38)
Consensus Price Target: $54.33 (5.82% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Fortive Corp (NYSE:FTV)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/7/2017William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
1/18/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
1/18/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingBuy$65.00View Rating Details
1/13/2017Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$54.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
12/15/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
12/13/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Initiated CoverageHold$57.00View Rating Details
9/28/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageNeutral$47.00View Rating Details
9/23/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Initiated CoverageOutperform$58.00View Rating Details
9/8/2016ArgusInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details
8/4/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$51.00 -> $52.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
7/26/2016Bank of America CorpInitiated CoverageBuy$55.00View Rating Details
7/14/2016Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details
7/8/2016Robert W. BairdInitiated CoverageNeutral$52.00View Rating Details
7/5/2016Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweight$55.00View Rating Details
7/1/2016Cowen and CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$46.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Fortive Corp (NYSE:FTV)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/7/2017Q416$0.67$0.68$1.61 billion$1.63 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.59$0.67$1.54 billion$1.57 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216$0.61$0.69$1.56 million$1.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Fortive Corp (NYSE:FTV)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.68 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.92 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161$0.62$0.62$0.62
Q3 20161$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q4 20163$0.66$0.67$0.67
Q1 20173$0.57$0.57$0.57
Q2 20173$0.67$0.68$0.68
Q3 20173$0.68$0.70$0.69
Q4 20173$0.71$0.73$0.72
Q1 20181$0.61$0.61$0.61
Q2 20181$0.73$0.73$0.73
Q3 20181$0.76$0.76$0.76
Q4 20181$0.79$0.79$0.79
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Fortive Corp (NYSE:FTV)
Annual Dividend:$0.28
Dividend Yield:0.49%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:10.45% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
9.59% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Fortive Corp (NYSE:FTV)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Fortive Corp (NYSE:FTV)
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Latest Headlines for Fortive Corp (NYSE:FTV)
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What is Fortive Corp's stock symbol?

Fortive Corp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FTV."

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

Fortive Corp announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 25th. Investors of record on Friday, February 24th will be given a dividend of $0.07 per share on Friday, March 31st. This represents a $0.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 22nd.

Where is Fortive Corp's stock going? Where will Fortive Corp's stock price be in 2017?

16 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Fortive Corp's stock. Their predictions range from $46.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate Fortive Corp's stock price to reach $54.33 in the next year.

When will Fortive Corp announce their earnings?

Fortive Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February, 7th 2017.

Who owns Fortive Corp stock?

Fortive Corp's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (6.05%), State Street Corp (3.58%), Brown Advisory Inc. (2.05%), Allianz Asset Management AG (0.48%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.47%) and Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (0.37%).

Who sold Fortive Corp stock? Who is selling Fortive Corp stock?

Fortive Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, FMR LLC, Brown Advisory Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, Kingdon Capital Management L.L.C., Baird Financial Group Inc., Janus Capital Management LLC and FIL Ltd.

Who bought Fortive Corp stock? Who is buying Fortive Corp stock?

Fortive Corp's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Luminus Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main, Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Two Sigma Investments LP, Elkfork Partners LLC, Flinton Capital Management LLC and Bain Capital Public Equity Management LLC.

How do I buy Fortive Corp stock?

Shares of Fortive Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Fortive Corp stock cost?

One share of Fortive Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $57.69.

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Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by Staff