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Motorola Solutions Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.08 (+0.05 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $173.55
50-Day Range
MA: $170.35
52-Week Range
Now: $173.55
Volume570,341 shs
Average Volume744,060 shs
Market Capitalization$29.42 billion
P/E Ratio38.83
Dividend Yield1.64%
Motorola Solutions, Inc. provides mission-critical communication solutions in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Products and Systems Integration, and Services and Software. The Products and Systems Integration segment offers a portfolio of infrastructure, devices, accessories, and video solutions, as well as the implementation, optimization, and integration of networks, devices, software, and applications for government, public safety and first-responder agencies, municipalities, and commercial and industrial customers. Its products include two-way portable and vehicle-mounted radios, accessories, software features, and upgrades; video cameras; radio network core and central processing software, base stations, consoles, and repeaters; and video analytics, network video management hardware and software, and access control solutions. The Services segment provides repair, technical support, and hardware maintenance services. This segment also offers monitoring, software updates, and cybersecurity services; and public safety and enterprise command center software suite, unified communications applications, and video software solutions. It serves 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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Overall MarketRank

2.13 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

40th out of 94 stocks

Radio & T.V. Communications Equipment Industry

4th out of 4 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment
Sub-IndustryCommunications Equipment



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.89 billion
Cash Flow$9.90 per share
Book Value($3.99) per share


Net Income$868 million


Market Cap$29.42 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2021 (Estimated)
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Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Motorola Solutions' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Motorola Solutions' stock was trading at $161.21 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MSI stock has increased by 7.7% and is now trading at $173.55.
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Is Motorola Solutions a buy right now?

16 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Motorola Solutions in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Motorola Solutions stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Motorola Solutions?

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When is Motorola Solutions' next earnings date?

Motorola Solutions is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 4th 2021.
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How were Motorola Solutions' earnings last quarter?

Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:MSI) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 29th. The communications equipment provider reported $1.95 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.78 by $0.17. The communications equipment provider had revenue of $1.87 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.83 billion. Motorola Solutions had a negative return on equity of 158.99% and a net margin of 10.39%. Motorola Solutions's revenue was down 6.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $2.04 EPS.
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How often does Motorola Solutions pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Motorola Solutions?

Motorola Solutions announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 19th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.71 per share on Friday, January 15th. This represents a $2.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.64%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 14th. This is a positive change from Motorola Solutions's previous quarterly dividend of $0.64.
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Is Motorola Solutions a good dividend stock?

Motorola Solutions pays an annual dividend of $2.84 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.64%. Motorola Solutions does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Motorola Solutions is 38.17%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Motorola Solutions will have a dividend payout ratio of 35.15% next year. This indicates that Motorola Solutions will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Motorola Solutions issued on next quarter's earnings?

Motorola Solutions updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 29th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.71-2.76 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.84. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.23-2.25 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.25 billion.

What price target have analysts set for MSI?

16 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Motorola Solutions' stock. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $225.00. On average, they expect Motorola Solutions' share price to reach $152.57 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.1%.
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Are investors shorting Motorola Solutions?

Motorola Solutions saw a drop in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,340,000 shares, a drop of 15.5% from the December 15th total of 2,770,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 938,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.5 days.
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Who are some of Motorola Solutions' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Motorola Solutions own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Motorola Solutions investors own include Chevron (CVX), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), The Walt Disney (DIS), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Pfizer (PFE), The Home Depot (HD) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

Who are Motorola Solutions' key executives?

Motorola Solutions' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Gregory Q. Brown, Chairman & CEO (Age 61, Pay $12.47M)
  • Mr. Mark S. Hacker, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 49, Pay $2.73M)
  • Mr. John P. Molloy, Exec. VP of Products & Sales (Age 49, Pay $3.16M)
  • Mr. Kelly S. Mark, Exec. VP of Software & Services (Age 49, Pay $1.99M)
  • Mr. Gino A. Bonanotte, Exec. Officer (Age 56, Pay $3.42M)
  • Mr. Jason J. Winkler, Exec. VP & CFO
  • Mr. Daniel G. Pekofske, Corp. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 45)
  • Dr. Mahesh Saptharishi, Chief Technology Officer
  • Tim Yocum, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Cynthia M. Yazdi, Sr. VP and Chief of Staff, Marketing & Communications (Age 56)

What is Motorola Solutions' stock symbol?

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

Who are Motorola Solutions' major shareholders?

Motorola Solutions' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Investment House LLC (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), Raymond James Trust N.A. (0.01%), IFM Investors Pty Ltd (0.01%), FARMERS & MERCHANTS TRUST Co OF LONG BEACH (0.01%) and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.01%). Company insiders that own Motorola Solutions stock include Cynthia Yazdi, Daniel G Pekofske, Gino A Bonanotte, Gregory Q Brown, John P Molloy, Kelly S Mark, Lake (Offshore) Aiv Gp Silver, Mark S Hacker and Rajan Naik.
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Which major investors are selling Motorola Solutions stock?

MSI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, and Arden Trust Co. Company insiders that have sold Motorola Solutions company stock in the last year include Cynthia Yazdi, Daniel G Pekofske, Gregory Q Brown, John P Molloy, Mark S Hacker, and Rajan Naik.
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Which major investors are buying Motorola Solutions stock?

MSI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Investment House LLC, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Clarius Group LLC, Americana Partners LLC, Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, Raymond James Trust N.A., and FARMERS & MERCHANTS TRUST Co OF LONG BEACH.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Motorola Solutions' stock price today?

One share of MSI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $173.55.

How big of a company is Motorola Solutions?

Motorola Solutions has a market capitalization of $29.42 billion and generates $7.89 billion in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $868 million in net income (profit) each year or $7.44 on an earnings per share basis. Motorola Solutions employs 17,000 workers across the globe.

What is Motorola Solutions' official website?

The official website for Motorola Solutions is www.motorolasolutions.com.

How can I contact Motorola Solutions?

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

This page was last updated on 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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