NYSE:MSI - Motorola Solutions Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$120.28 -0.72 (-0.60 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 02:14 AM ET)
Previous Close$121.00
Today's Range$119.29 - $121.10
52-Week Range$82.86 - $125.31
Volume780,170 shs
Average Volume1.19 million shs
Market Capitalization$19.64 billion
P/E Ratio23.13
Dividend Yield1.71%
Motorola Solutions logoMotorola Solutions, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides mission-critical communication infrastructure, devices, accessories, software, and services in the United States, the United Kingdom, and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Products and Services. The Products segment offers a portfolio of infrastructure, devices, accessories, and software for government, public safety and first-responder agencies, municipalities, and commercial and industrial customers. Its products include two-way portable radios and vehicle-mounted radios; accessories, such as speaker microphones, batteries, earpieces, headsets, carry cases, and cables; software features and upgrades; and radio network core and central processing software, base stations, consoles, repeaters, and software applications and features. The Services segment provides integration services, including implementation, optimization, and integration of networks, devices, software, and applications; and managed and support services comprising repair, technical support, and hardware maintenance services. This segment also offers network monitoring, software maintenance, and cyber security services; and services and Software as a Service offerings across radio network technologies, command center consoles, and smart public safety solutions. In addition, it provides Integrated Digital Enhanced Network (iDEN) services, including hardware and software maintenance services for its legacy iDEN customers. This segment offers its services for government, public safety, and commercial communication networks. The company was formerly known as Motorola, Inc. and changed its name to Motorola Solutions, Inc. in January 2011. Motorola Solutions, Inc. was founded in 1928 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment
Sub-IndustryCommunications Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio-3.55
Current Ratio1.23
Quick Ratio1.09


Trailing P/E Ratio23.13
Forward P/E Ratio18.31
P/E Growth1.92

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.38 billion
Price / Sales3.06
Cash Flow$7.2985 per share
Price / Cash16.48
Book Value($10.66) per share
Price / Book-11.28


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.20
Net Income$-155,000,000.00
Net Margins-0.97%
Return on Equity-70.84%
Return on Assets11.36%


Outstanding Shares162,270,000
Market Cap$19.64 billion

Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Motorola Solutions' stock symbol?

Motorola Solutions trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MSI."

How often does Motorola Solutions pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Motorola Solutions?

Motorola Solutions announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 16th. Investors of record on Friday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.52 per share on Friday, July 13th. This represents a $2.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 14th. View Motorola Solutions' Dividend History.

How were Motorola Solutions' earnings last quarter?

Motorola Solutions Inc (NYSE:MSI) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The communications equipment provider reported $1.46 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.37 by $0.09. The communications equipment provider earned $1.76 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.72 billion. Motorola Solutions had a negative net margin of 0.97% and a negative return on equity of 70.84%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 17.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $1.12 earnings per share. View Motorola Solutions' Earnings History.

When is Motorola Solutions' next earnings date?

Motorola Solutions is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Motorola Solutions.

What guidance has Motorola Solutions issued on next quarter's earnings?

Motorola Solutions issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $6.79-6.89 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $6.83. Motorola Solutions also updated its Q3 guidance to $1.67-1.72 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for MSI?

13 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Motorola Solutions' shares. Their forecasts range from $115.00 to $140.00. On average, they anticipate Motorola Solutions' stock price to reach $128.5833 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Motorola Solutions.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Motorola Solutions?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Motorola Solutions in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Motorola Solutions.

Who are some of Motorola Solutions' key competitors?

Who are Motorola Solutions' key executives?

Motorola Solutions' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Gregory Q. Brown, Chairman & CEO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Gino A. Bonanotte, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Mark S. Hacker, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. John P. Molloy, Exec. VP of Worldwide Sales & Services (Age 46)
  • Mr. Bruce W. Brda, Exec. VP of Products & Solutions (Age 56)

Has Motorola Solutions been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about MSI stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Motorola Solutions earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the communications equipment provider an impact score of 47.87 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Motorola Solutions.

Who are Motorola Solutions' major shareholders?

Motorola Solutions' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (10.94%), Parnassus Investments CA (3.41%), OppenheimerFunds Inc. (2.61%), Voya Investment Management LLC (1.55%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.46%) and Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (1.26%). Company insiders that own Motorola Solutions stock include Bruce W Brda, Eduardo F Conrado, Gino A Bonanotte, Gregory Q Brown, John K Wozniak, Mark S Hacker and Motorola Solutions, Inc. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Motorola Solutions.

Which major investors are selling Motorola Solutions stock?

MSI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Federated Investors Inc. PA, Victory Capital Management Inc., LSV Asset Management, Scharf Investments LLC and River Road Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Motorola Solutions company stock in the last year include Bruce W Brda, Eduardo F Conrado, Gregory Q Brown, John K Wozniak, Mark S Hacker and Motorola Solutions, Inc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Motorola Solutions.

Which major investors are buying Motorola Solutions stock?

MSI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Voya Investment Management LLC, Unigestion Holding SA, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., TD Asset Management Inc. and First Trust Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Motorola Solutions.

How do I buy shares of Motorola Solutions?

Shares of MSI 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 Motorola Solutions' stock price today?

One share of MSI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $120.28.

How big of a company is Motorola Solutions?

Motorola Solutions has a market capitalization of $19.64 billion and generates $6.38 billion in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $-155,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $5.20 on an earnings per share basis. Motorola Solutions employs 15,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Motorola Solutions?

Motorola Solutions' mailing address is 500 W. MONROE ST., CHICAGO IL, 60661. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at 847-576-5000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Motorola Solutions (NYSE MSI)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  363 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  574 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  937
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This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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