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

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$114.55 -1.22 (-1.05 %)
(As of 01/17/2019 03:46 AM ET)
Previous Close$115.77
Today's Range$114.50 - $116.90
52-Week Range$95.76 - $133.97
Volume1.25 million shs
Average Volume1.17 million shs
Market Capitalization$18.82 billion
P/E Ratio22.03
Dividend Yield1.94%
Beta0.6
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

Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment
Sub-IndustryCommunications Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIP62007630
Phone847-576-5000

Debt

Current Ratio1.19
Quick Ratio1.07

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.38 billion
Price / Sales2.94
Cash Flow$7.3101 per share
Price / Cash Flow15.67
Book Value($10.66) per share
Price / Book-10.75

Profitability

Net Income$-155,000,000.00
Net Margins-0.44%
Return on Assets12.07%

Miscellaneous

Employees15,000
Market Cap$18.82 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 15th. Investors of record on Friday, December 14th will be given a dividend of $0.57 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $2.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.99%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 13th. This is a boost from Motorola Solutions's previous quarterly dividend of $0.52. View Motorola Solutions' Dividend History.

How were Motorola Solutions' earnings last quarter?

Motorola Solutions Inc (NYSE:MSI) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 1st. The communications equipment provider reported $1.94 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.72 by $0.22. The communications equipment provider had revenue of $1.86 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.87 billion. Motorola Solutions had a negative return on equity of 68.88% and a negative net margin of 0.44%. The company's revenue was up 13.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $1.53 EPS. 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 updated 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 EPS 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?

14 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Motorola Solutions' stock. Their forecasts range from $28.50 to $145.00. On average, they anticipate Motorola Solutions' share price to reach $126.8077 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Motorola Solutions.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Motorola Solutions?

14 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 10 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?

Headlines about MSI stock have been trending positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Motorola Solutions earned a coverage optimism score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock'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 59)
  • Mr. Gino A. Bonanotte, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Mark S. Hacker, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 47)
  • Mr. John P. Molloy, Exec. VP of Products & Sales (Age 47)
  • Mr. Daniel G. Pekofske, Corp. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 43)

Who are Motorola Solutions' major shareholders?

Motorola Solutions' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hexavest Inc. (0.22%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.09%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.09%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.07%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.05%) and Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.02%). 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, Motorola Solutions, Inc and Rajan Naik. 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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Visionary Asset Management Inc., First Hawaiian Bank, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, BKD Wealth Advisors LLC and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC. Company insiders that have sold Motorola Solutions company stock in the last year include Cynthia Yazdi, Daniel G Pekofske, Gino A Bonanotte, Gregory Q Brown, John K Wozniak, John P Molloy, Mark S Hacker and Rajan Naik. View Insider Buying and Selling for Motorola Solutions.

Which institutional investors are buying Motorola Solutions stock?

MSI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., DNB Asset Management AS, QUANTRES ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd, CENTRAL TRUST Co, Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC, Coastline Trust Co, Clarus Wealth Advisors and Clarus Wealth Advisors. 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 $114.55.

How big of a company is Motorola Solutions?

Motorola Solutions has a market capitalization of $18.82 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:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  440 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  614 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,054
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This page was last updated on 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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