NYSE:FTV - Fortive Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$81.07 +0.94 (+1.17 %)
(As of 06/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$81.07
Today's Range$79.36 - $81.51
52-Week Range$62.05 - $81.51
Volume3.37 million shs
Average Volume1.42 million shs
Market Capitalization$28.26 billion
P/E Ratio26.32
Dividend Yield0.35%
Beta0.52

About Fortive (NYSE:FTV)

Fortive logoFortive 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 maintenance management software 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 FLUKE, FLUKE BIOMEDICAL, FLUKE NETWORKS, INDUSTRIAL SCIENTIFIC, LANDAUER, QUALITROL, INVETECH, KEITHLEY, PACIFIC SCIENTIFIC ENERGETIC MATERIALS COMPANY, 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, and VEEDER-ROOT brands; and various electromechanical and electronic motion control products, mechanical components, and supplemental braking systems for commercial vehicles under the DYNAPAR, HENGSTLER, JAKE BRAKE, KOLLMORGEN, PORTESCAP, and THOMSON brands. It also offers professional tools, toolboxes, and automotive diagnostic equipment under the MATCO brand; and wheel service equipment under the COATS brand. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is headquartered in Everett, Washington.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Process control instruments
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNYSE:FTV
CUSIPN/A
Phone425-446-5000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.97
Current Ratio2.11
Quick Ratio1.69

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio26.32
Forward P/E Ratio23.23
P/E Growth2.2

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.66 billion
Price / Sales4.25
Cash Flow$3.4395 per share
Price / Cash23.57
Book Value$10.96 per share
Price / Book7.40

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.89
Net Income$1.04 billion
Net Margins16.12%
Return on Equity29.86%
Return on Assets11.17%

Miscellaneous

Employees26,000
Outstanding Shares348,560,000

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 12th. Investors of record on Friday, May 25th will be given a dividend of $0.07 per share on Friday, June 29th. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.35%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 24th. View Fortive's Dividend History.

How were Fortive's earnings last quarter?

Fortive Corp (NYSE:FTV) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 26th. The technology company reported $0.78 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.75 by $0.03. The technology company had revenue of $1.74 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.71 billion. Fortive had a return on equity of 29.86% and a net margin of 16.12%. Fortive's revenue for the quarter was up 13.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.60 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, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Fortive.

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

Fortive updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, June, 12th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.40-3.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.49. Fortive also updated its Q2 guidance to $0.86-0.90 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for FTV?

10 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Fortive's shares. Their forecasts range from $72.00 to $87.00. On average, they anticipate Fortive's share price to reach $80.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Fortive.

Who are some of Fortive's key competitors?

Who are Fortive's key executives?

Fortive's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James A. Lico, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Charles E. McLaughlin, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 57)
  • Mr. Martin Gafinowitz, Sr. VP (Age 59)
  • Mr. William W. Pringle, Sr. VP (Age 50)
  • Ms. Barbara B. Hulit, Sr. VP (Age 51)

Has Fortive been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about FTV stock has been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Fortive earned a news impact score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the technology company an impact score of 46.61 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are Fortive's major shareholders?

Fortive's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.79%), Northern Trust Corp (1.24%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.20%), Royal Bank of Canada (1.04%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.79%) and Winslow Capital Management LLC (0.74%). Company insiders that own Fortive stock include Charles E Mclaughlin, Emily A Weaver, James A Lico, Raj Ratnakar and Stacey A Walker. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Fortive.

Which major investors are selling Fortive stock?

FTV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Swiss National Bank, Flossbach Von Storch AG, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Reynders McVeigh Capital Management LLC, Winslow Capital Management LLC and Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Fortive company stock in the last year include Charles E Mclaughlin, Emily A Weaver, James A Lico and Stacey A Walker. View Insider Buying and Selling for Fortive.

Which major investors are buying Fortive stock?

FTV stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Franklin Resources Inc., DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Scopus Asset Management L.P., State of Wisconsin Investment Board, Saya Management LP and BlackRock Inc.. 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 $81.07.

How big of a company is Fortive?

Fortive has a market capitalization of $28.26 billion and generates $6.66 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $1.04 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.89 on an earnings per share basis. Fortive employs 26,000 workers across the globe.

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 (FTV)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  168 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  205 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  373
MarketBeat'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.
This page was last updated on 6/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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