NYSE:FTV - Fortive Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $73.03 +1.65 (+2.31 %) (As of 01/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$71.38Today's Range$71.80 - $73.2352-Week Range$62.89 - $88.34Volume1.81 million shsAverage Volume1.25 million shsMarket Capitalization$24.39 billionP/E Ratio25.27Dividend Yield0.38%Beta1.07 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst 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 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. Receive FTV News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for FTV and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Process control instruments Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNYSE:FTV Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.fortive.com Phone425-446-5000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.54 Current Ratio0.98 Quick Ratio0.79Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.27 Forward P/E Ratio24.34 P/E Growth1.66 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$6.66 billion Price / Sales3.66 Cash Flow$3.4399 per share Price / Cash Flow21.23 Book Value$10.96 per share Price / Book6.66Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.89 Net Income$1.04 billion Net Margins15.72% Return on Equity24.91% Return on Assets10.29%Miscellaneous Employees26,000 Outstanding Shares333,960,000Market Cap$24.39 billion 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 9th. Investors of record on Friday, November 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.07 per share on Friday, December 28th. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.38%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 29th. View Fortive's Dividend History. How were Fortive's earnings last quarter? Fortive Corp (NYSE:FTV) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 25th. The technology company reported $0.86 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.88 by $0.02. The technology company had revenue of $1.84 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.86 billion. Fortive had a net margin of 15.72% and a return on equity of 24.91%. View Fortive's Earnings History. When is Fortive's next earnings date? Fortive is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Fortive. How can I listen to Fortive's earnings call? Fortive will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 7th at 5:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8444432871. What price target have analysts set for FTV? 11 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Fortive's stock. Their forecasts range from $74.00 to $94.00. On average, they anticipate Fortive's stock price to reach $85.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Fortive. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Fortive? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Fortive in the last year. There are currently 4 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? Media headlines about FTV stock have trended very positive recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Fortive earned a news impact score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Fortive's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Fortive include Danaher (DHR), Roper Technologies (ROP), Keysight Technologies (KEYS), Sensata Technologies (ST), Cognex (CGNX), MKS Instruments (MKSI), Esterline Technologies (ESL), Orbotech (ORBK), Mesa Laboratories (MLAB), Rudolph Technologies (RTEC), Hurco Companies (HURC), Universal Detection Technology (UNDT), Hickok (HICKA), Clearsign Combustion (CLIR) and International Isotopes (INIS). 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, CFO & Sr. VP (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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.14%), Capital Investment Services of America Inc. (0.06%), Chesley Taft & Associates LLC (0.04%), Bainco International Investors (0.04%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.03%) and YHB Investment Advisors Inc. (0.03%). 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, Raj Ratnakar, Stacey A Walker and William W Pringle. 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 QUANTRES ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd, Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Granite Investment Advisors LLC, Park National Corp OH, Chesley Taft & Associates LLC, Arcadia Investment Management Corp MI and Bainco International Investors. 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, Raj Ratnakar, Stacey A Walker and William W Pringle. View Insider Buying and Selling for Fortive. Which major investors are buying Fortive stock? FTV stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, YHB Investment Advisors Inc., PFG Advisors, DNB Asset Management AS, Nippon Life Global Investors Americas Inc., TRUE Private Wealth Advisors, Fox Run Management L.L.C. and Capital Investment Services of America 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 $73.03. How big of a company is Fortive? Fortive has a market capitalization of $24.39 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. 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: 239 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 278 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 517MarketBeat'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 1/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is the ex-dividend date different from the record date?