Motorola Solutions Company Profile (NYSE:MSI)

About Motorola Solutions

Motorola Solutions logoMotorola Solutions, Inc. is a provider of communication infrastructure, devices, accessories, software and services. The Company operates through two segments: Products and Services. Its Products segment offers a portfolio of infrastructure, devices, accessories and software. The Products segment has two product lines, including Devices and Systems. Its Devices includes two-way portable radios and vehicle-mounted radios; accessories, such as speaker microphones, batteries, earpieces, headsets, carry cases and cables, and software features and upgrades. Its Systems includes the radio network core and central processing software; base stations; consoles; repeaters, and software applications and features. Its Services segment provides a range of service offerings for government, public safety and commercial communication networks. The Services segment product lines include Integration services, Managed & Support services, and Integrated Digital Enhanced Network (iDEN) services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Communication Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Communications Equipment
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MSI
  • CUSIP: 62007630
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $73.62
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $75.52
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $72.25
  • 52-Week Range: $59.13 - $78.99
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.97
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.61
  • P/E Growth: 1.36
  • Market Cap: $12.27B
  • Outstanding Shares: 166,725,000
  • Beta: 0.48
  • Net Margins: 9.04%
  • Return on Equity: -223.77%
  • Return on Assets: 7.96%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -7.42%
  • Current Ratio: 1.73%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.60%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 9 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: $73.29 (0.45% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/12/2016BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$72.00 -> $84.00View Rating Details
9/2/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/5/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHold$72.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuy$80.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetHold$67.00 -> $68.00View Rating Details
6/30/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$81.00View Rating Details
6/20/2016Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$73.00View Rating Details
5/9/2016MKM PartnersLower Price TargetNeutral$74.00 -> $69.00View Rating Details
5/6/2016Northland SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
5/4/2016Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
3/28/2016NomuraBoost Price TargetNeutral -> Buy$65.00 -> $72.00View Rating Details
2/25/2016ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$79.00 -> $84.00View Rating Details
2/24/2016MacquarieUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
2/23/2016Cowen and CompanyBoost Price Target$50.00 -> $57.00View Rating Details
2/23/2016Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$85.00View Rating Details
12/7/2015GabelliDowngradeBuy -> Hold$73.00View Rating Details
9/11/2015Wells Fargo & Co.DowngradeMarket Perform -> Underperform$61.67 -> $68.75View Rating Details
5/7/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/4/2016Q216$0.86$1.03$1.40 billion$1.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.40$0.52$1.17 billion$1.19 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2016Q415$1.42$1.58$1.69 billion$1.68 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.73$0.82$1.41 billion$1.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.54$0.68$1.34 billion$1.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.25$0.38$1.19 billion$1.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414$1.12$1.25$1.78 billion$1.82 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$0.41$0.62$1.39 billion$1.44 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q214$0.63$0.47$1.96 million$1.39 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.50$0.50$1.83 billion$1.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/22/2014Q413$1.62$1.67$2.49 million$2.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q313$1.02$1.16$2.13 billion$2.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$1.04$1.12$2.13 billion$2.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013$0.66$0.66$2.05 billion$1.97 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/23/2013Q4 2012$1.02$1.10$2.49 billion$2.44 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2012$0.73$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.69$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.54$0.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2012$0.82$0.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.60$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.51$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.32$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$1.06$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.60 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.04 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.34$0.38$0.36
Q2 20163$0.77$1.00$0.88
Q3 20163$0.94$1.13$1.06
Q4 20163$1.70$1.96$1.84
Q1 20173$0.44$0.63$0.50
Q2 20173$0.82$1.01$0.93
Q3 20173$0.98$1.23$1.10
Q4 20172$1.83$2.08$1.96
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI)
Annual Dividend:$1.64
Dividend Yield:2.23%
Dividend Growth:13.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:57.54% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
35.65% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
32.54% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:5 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.55%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.35%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/6/2016Bruce W BrdaEVPSell10,416$77.99$812,343.84View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016Gregory Q. BrownChairmanSell117,000$77.11$9,021,870.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2016Gino A BonanotteCFOSell14,428$77.01$1,111,100.28View SEC Filing  
8/24/2016Mark S HackerEVPSell4,620$76.94$355,462.80View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016John P. MolloyEVPSell11,199$74.14$830,293.86View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Eduardo F ConradoEVPSell4,300$69.29$297,947.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2016Eduardo F ConradoEVPSell976$70.08$68,398.08View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Bruce W BrdaEVPSell12,820$70.89$908,809.80View SEC Filing  
3/21/2016Bradley E SingerInsiderSell544,000$72.80$39,603,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2016Bradley E SingerInsiderSell896,000$72.39$64,861,440.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Bradley E SingerInsiderSell1,310,000$71.17$93,232,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Bradley E SingerInsiderSell6,625,000$70.39$466,333,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016Bradley E SingerDirectorSell625,000$74.14$46,337,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Bruce W. BrdaEVPSell10,657$67.19$716,043.83View SEC Filing  
10/22/2015Robert C. SchasslerEVPSell22,891$70.00$1,602,370.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2015Mark S HackerEVPSell7,296$68.75$501,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2015Robert C SchasslerEVPSell3,211$68.00$218,348.00View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015Gregory Q BrownCEOSell95,235$67.92$6,468,361.20View SEC Filing  
11/20/2014Eduardo F ConradoSVPSell1,500$65.86$98,790.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014John K WozniakCAOSell1,000$66.00$66,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014John K WozniakCAOSell1,000$64.09$64,090.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2014John K WozniakCAOSell1,000$63.00$63,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014John K WozniakCAOSell1,000$62.00$62,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014John K WozniakCAOSell1,000$61.00$61,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014Eduardo ConradoSVPSell1,853$65.20$120,815.60View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Mark F MoonEVPSell20,354$62.37$1,269,478.98View SEC Filing  
9/20/2013John WozniakCAOSell5,000$60.00$300,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013John WozniakCAOSell1,000$58.00$58,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/19/2013Michele A CarlinSVPSell4,761$60.00$285,660.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Lewis A SteversonSVPSell7,507$47.93$359,810.51View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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