NYSE:MSI - Motorola Solutions Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$127.20 +0.21 (+0.17 %)
(As of 11/13/2018 03:14 PM ET)
Previous Close$126.99
Today's Range$126.77 - $129.12
52-Week Range$89.18 - $131.48
Volume18,800 shs
Average Volume975,541 shs
Market Capitalization$21.20 billion
P/E Ratio24.45
Dividend Yield1.60%
Beta0.46
Motorola 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
Current SymbolNYSE:MSI
Previous SymbolNYSE:MOT
CUSIP62007630
Phone847-576-5000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.19
Quick Ratio1.07

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio24.45
Forward P/E Ratio19.07
P/E Growth1.98

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.38 billion
Price / Sales3.26
Cash Flow$7.2068 per share
Price / Cash17.65
Book Value($10.66) per share
Price / Book-11.93

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.20
Net Income$-155,000,000.00
Net Margins-0.44%
Return on Equity-68.88%
Return on Assets12.07%

Miscellaneous

Employees15,000
Outstanding Shares163,530,000
Market Cap$21.20 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 Tuesday, August 28th. Investors of record on Friday, September 14th will be given a dividend of $0.52 per share on Monday, October 15th. This represents a $2.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.63%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 13th. View Motorola Solutions' Dividend History.

How were Motorola Solutions' earnings last quarter?

Motorola Solutions Inc (NYSE:MSI) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 1st. The communications equipment provider reported $1.94 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.72 by $0.22. The communications equipment provider had revenue of $1.86 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.87 billion. Motorola Solutions had a negative net margin of 0.44% and a negative return on equity of 68.88%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 13.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.53 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, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Motorola Solutions.

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

Motorola Solutions issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 1st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.50-2.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.58. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.22 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.22 billion.Motorola Solutions also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $6.79-6.89 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for MSI?

13 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Motorola Solutions' stock. Their forecasts range from $116.00 to $145.00. On average, they expect Motorola Solutions' stock price to reach $133.9167 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.2% 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, 3 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Motorola Solutions.

Has Motorola Solutions been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about MSI stock has been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Motorola Solutions earned a news sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

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 Products & Sales (Age 46)
  • Mr. Daniel G. Pekofske, Corp. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 42)

Who are Motorola Solutions' major shareholders?

Motorola Solutions' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.34%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.05%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.89%), Ceredex Value Advisors LLC (0.61%), Swiss National Bank (0.60%) and LSV Asset Management (0.56%). Company insiders that own Motorola Solutions stock include Bruce W Brda, Cynthia Yazdi, Daniel G Pekofske, Eduardo F Conrado, Gino A Bonanotte, Gregory Q Brown, John K Wozniak, John P Molloy, Mark S Hacker and Motorola Solutions, Inc. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Motorola Solutions.

Which institutional investors are selling Motorola Solutions stock?

MSI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Victory Capital Management Inc., Unigestion Holding SA, River Road Asset Management LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA and Acadian Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Motorola Solutions company stock in the last year include Cynthia Yazdi, Daniel G Pekofske, Eduardo F Conrado, Gino A Bonanotte, Gregory Q Brown, John K Wozniak, John P Molloy, Mark S Hacker and Motorola Solutions, Inc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Motorola Solutions.

Which institutional investors are buying Motorola Solutions stock?

MSI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Columbus Circle Investors, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Westpac Banking Corp, Swiss National Bank and United Services Automobile Association. 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 $127.31.

How big of a company is Motorola Solutions?

Motorola Solutions has a market capitalization of $21.20 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.

What is Motorola Solutions' official website?

The official website for Motorola Solutions is http://www.motorolasolutions.com.

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:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  409 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  603 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,012
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This page was last updated on 11/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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