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NYSE:FTV - Fortive Stock Price, Forecast & News

$77.81
+0.57 (+0.74 %)
(As of 02/16/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$77.22
Now: $77.81
$77.87
50-Day Range
$74.62
MA: $77.29
$79.40
52-Week Range
$63.51
Now: $77.81
$89.48
Volume1.17 million shs
Average VolumeN/A
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E Ratio39.50
Dividend YieldN/A
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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. Read More…

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Employees24,000
Next Earnings Date4/23/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 Tuesday, January 28th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 28th will be given a dividend of $0.07 per share on Friday, March 27th. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.36%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 27th. View Fortive's Dividend History.

How were Fortive's earnings last quarter?

Fortive Corp (NYSE:FTV) released its earnings results on Thursday, February, 6th. The technology company reported $1.03 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.97 by $0.06. The technology company had revenue of $2 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.95 billion. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 13.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.91 EPS. View Fortive's Earnings History.

When is Fortive's next earnings date?

Fortive is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 23rd 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Fortive.

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

Fortive updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 6th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.68-3.78 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.78.

What price target have analysts set for FTV?

15 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Fortive's stock. Their forecasts range from $65.00 to $99.00. On average, they anticipate Fortive's stock price to reach $81.92 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Fortive.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Fortive?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Fortive in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Fortive.

Has Fortive been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about FTV stock has trended neutral this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Fortive earned a media sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Fortive.

Are investors shorting Fortive?

Fortive saw a decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 6,760,000 shares, a decline of 5.2% from the December 31st total of 7,130,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,790,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.8 days. Currently, 2.3% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Fortive's Current Options Chain.

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), Viveve Medical (VIVE), NVIDIA (NVDA), Danaher (DHR), The Coca-Cola (KO) and Paypal (PYPL).

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.37%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (2.30%), Champlain Investment Partners LLC (0.94%), Bessemer Group Inc. (0.72%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.63%) and Baillie Gifford & Co. (0.58%). 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 major investors are selling Fortive stock?

FTV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA, Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, Marshall Wace LLP, Williams Jones Wealth Management LLC., King Luther Capital Management Corp and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have sold Fortive company stock in the last year include Barbara B Hulit, Emily A Weaver, Jonathan L Schwarz, Martin Gafinowitz, Stacey A Walker and William W Pringle. View Insider Buying and Selling for Fortive.

Which major investors are buying Fortive stock?

FTV stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Parnassus Investments CA, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Point72 Asset Management L.P., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA and Cipher Capital 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Fortive's stock price today?

One share of FTV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $77.81.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Fortive (NYSE FTV)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  309 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  343 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  652
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 2/16/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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