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Motorola Solutions Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.72 (-0.42 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $170.40
50-Day Range
MA: $168.71
52-Week Range
Now: $170.40
Volume810,342 shs
Average Volume1.29 million shs
Market Capitalization$28.89 billion
P/E Ratio38.12
Dividend Yield1.50%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

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

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.96 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.89 billion
Cash Flow$9.83 per share
Book Value($4.37) per share


Net Income$868 million


Market Cap$28.89 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2021 (Estimated)
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(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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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 (WHO). Since then, MSI shares have increased by 5.7% and is now trading at $170.40.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Motorola Solutions?

15 Wall Street 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 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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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) released its earnings results on Thursday, October, 29th. The communications equipment provider reported $1.95 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.78 by $0.17. The communications equipment provider earned $1.87 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.83 billion. Motorola Solutions had a net margin of 10.39% and a negative return on equity of 158.99%. Motorola Solutions's revenue was down 6.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $2.04 earnings per share.
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How often does Motorola Solutions pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Motorola Solutions?

Motorola Solutions declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 19th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 15th will be given a dividend of $0.71 per share on Friday, January 15th. This represents a $2.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.67%. 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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What guidance has Motorola Solutions issued on next quarter's earnings?

Motorola Solutions issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.71-2.76 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share 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?

15 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Motorola Solutions' stock. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $225.00. On average, they expect Motorola Solutions' stock price to reach $151.29 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.2%.
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Are investors shorting Motorola Solutions?

Motorola Solutions saw a decline in short interest during the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,390,000 shares, a decline of 22.9% from the October 31st total of 3,100,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 933,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.6 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 60, Pay $12.47M)
  • Mr. Mark S. Hacker, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 48, Pay $2.73M)
  • Mr. John P. Molloy, Exec. VP of Products & Sales (Age 48, Pay $3.16M)
  • Mr. Kelly S. Mark, Exec. VP of Software & Services (Age 48, Pay $1.99M)
  • Mr. Gino A. Bonanotte, Exec. Officer (Age 55, Pay $3.42M)
  • Mr. Jason J. Winkler, Exec. VP & CFO
  • Mr. Daniel G. Pekofske, Corp. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 44)
  • 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 55)

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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.81%), State Street Corp (4.43%), Great West Life Assurance Co. Can (2.33%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (1.97%), Orbis Allan Gray Ltd (1.29%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.24%). 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 Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, State Street Corp, BlackRock Inc., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, and LSV Asset Management. 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 Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Orbis Allan Gray Ltd, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Pendal Group Limited, Morgan Stanley, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, and CIBC Asset Management Inc.
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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 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 $170.40.

How big of a company is Motorola Solutions?

Motorola Solutions has a market capitalization of $28.89 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 12/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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