NYSE:FTV - Fortive Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $79.34 -1.18 (-1.47 %) (As of 05/21/2019 06:31 AM ET)Previous Close$80.52Today's Range$79.13 - $79.9652-Week Range$62.89 - $89.48Volume1.28 million shsAverage Volume1.44 million shsMarket Capitalization$26.59 billionP/E Ratio25.93Dividend Yield0.35%Beta1.13 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Fortive Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and services professional and engineered products, software, and services worldwide. Its Professional Instrumentation segment provides test tools, and thermal imaging and calibration equipment for electrical, industrial, electronic, and calibration applications; online condition-based monitoring equipment; portable gas detection equipment, consumables, and software as a service offerings; subscription-based technical, analytical, and compliance services; and software, data analytics, and services for critical infrastructure in utility, industrial, energy, construction, public safety, mining, and healthcare applications. This segment also provides product realization services and products that help developers and engineers across the end-to-end product creation cycle from concepts to finished products; materials components; and devices that sense, monitor, and control operational or manufacturing variables. This segment markets its products and services under the ACCRUENT, FLUKE, FLUKE BIOMEDICAL, FLUKE NETWORKS, GORDIAN, INDUSTRIAL SCIENTIFIC, LANDAUER, QUALITROL, INVETECH, KEITHLEY, PACIFIC SCIENTIFIC, SONIX, and TEKTRONIX brands. Its Industrial Technologies segment offers solutions and services for use in fuel dispensing, remote fuel management, point-of-sale and payment systems, environmental compliance, vehicle tracking, and fleet and traffic management under the ANGI, GASBOY, GILBARCO, GILBARCO AUTOTANK, ORPAK, VEEDER-ROOT, and TELETRAC NAVMAN brands. This segment also offers professional tools, toolboxes, and automotive diagnostic equipment under the MATCO brand; and wheel service equipment under the COATS brand. The company also provides automation and specialty components under the DYNAPAR and HENGSTLER brands. Fortive Corporation was incorporated in 2015 and is headquartered in Everett, Washington. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Process control instruments Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNYSE:FTV Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1659166 Webwww.fortive.com Phone425-446-5000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.69 Current Ratio2.20 Quick Ratio1.97Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.93 Forward P/E Ratio22.04 P/E Growth1.72 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$6.45 billion Price / Sales4.12 Cash Flow$4.0213 per share Price / Cash Flow19.73 Book Value$20.48 per share Price / Book3.87Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.06 Net Income$2.91 billion Net Margins39.98% Return on Equity19.44% Return on Assets8.92%Miscellaneous Employees24,000 Outstanding Shares335,099,000Market Cap$26.59 billion Next Earnings Date7/25/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Fortive (NYSE:FTV) Frequently Asked Questions What is Fortive's stock symbol? Fortive trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FTV." How often does Fortive pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Fortive? Fortive announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 12th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.07 per share on Friday, June 28th. This represents a $0.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 30th. View Fortive's Dividend History. How were Fortive's earnings last quarter? Fortive Corp (NYSE:FTV) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 25th. The technology company reported $0.69 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.69. The technology company earned $1.59 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.63 billion. Fortive had a return on equity of 19.44% and a net margin of 39.98%. The company's revenue was up 6.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.78 earnings per share. View Fortive's Earnings History. When is Fortive's next earnings date? Fortive is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Fortive. What guidance has Fortive issued on next quarter's earnings? Fortive issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.55-3.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.61. Fortive also updated its Q2 guidance to $0.86-0.90 EPS. What price target have analysts set for FTV? 12 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Fortive's stock. Their forecasts range from $74.00 to $99.00. On average, they anticipate Fortive's stock price to reach $87.4480 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Fortive. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Fortive? 12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Fortive in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Fortive. Has Fortive been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about FTV stock has trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Fortive earned a news impact score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Fortive's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Fortive include Danaher (DHR), Roper Technologies (ROP), Keysight Technologies (KEYS), Cognex (CGNX), Sensata Technologies (ST), MKS Instruments (MKSI), Orbotech (ORBK), Mesa Laboratories (MLAB), Rudolph Technologies (RTEC), Hurco Companies (HURC), Hickok (HICKA), Clearsign Combustion (CLIR), International Isotopes (INIS), Sypris Solutions (SYPR) and Electro-Sensors (ELSE). What other stocks do shareholders of Fortive own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Fortive investors own include Visa (V), Corbus Pharmaceuticals (CRBP), HP (HPQ), Lowe's Companies (LOW), Western Digital (WDC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Viveve Medical (VIVE), Danaher (DHR), Micron Technology (MU) and Cisco Systems (CSCO). Who are Fortive's key executives? Fortive's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. James A. Lico, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)Mr. Charles E. McLaughlin, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 58)Mr. Martin Gafinowitz, Sr. VP (Age 60)Mr. William W. Pringle, Sr. VP (Age 51)Ms. Barbara B. Hulit, Sr. VP (Age 52) Who are Fortive's major shareholders? Fortive's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (1.42%), Northern Trust Corp (1.29%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.21%), Champlain Investment Partners LLC (0.61%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (0.47%) and CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC (0.42%). Company insiders that own Fortive stock include Alan G Spoon, Barbara B Hulit, Charles E Mclaughlin, Emily A Weaver, James A Lico, Jonathan L Schwarz, Martin Gafinowitz, Raj Ratnakar, Stacey A Walker and William W Pringle. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Fortive. Which institutional investors are selling Fortive stock? FTV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, Boston Partners, Victory Capital Management Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, Arthur M. Cohen & Associates LLC, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, Federated Investors Inc. PA and Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Fortive company stock in the last year include Barbara B Hulit, Charles E Mclaughlin, Emily A Weaver, James A Lico, Jonathan L Schwarz, Martin Gafinowitz, Raj Ratnakar, Stacey A Walker and William W Pringle. View Insider Buying and Selling for Fortive. Which institutional investors are buying Fortive stock? FTV stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Geode Capital Management LLC, SEI Investments Co, Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Arrowgrass Capital Partners US LP, First Manhattan Co. and First Trust Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Fortive. How do I buy shares of Fortive? Shares of FTV 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 Fortive's stock price today? One share of FTV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $79.34. How big of a company is Fortive? Fortive has a market capitalization of $26.59 billion and generates $6.45 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $2.91 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.06 on an earnings per share basis. Fortive employs 24,000 workers across the globe. What is Fortive's official website? The official website for Fortive is http://www.fortive.com. How can I contact Fortive? Fortive's mailing address is 6920 SEAWAY BLVD., EVERETT WA, 98203. The technology company can be reached via phone at 425-446-5000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Fortive (NYSE FTV)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 261 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 297 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 558MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Fortive and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FTV will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FTV will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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