King William, SVP, Strategic Development, subtracted 12,950 shares of Danaher Corporation (DHR) from its portfolio at the rate of $129.92 per share valuing $1,682,513 on May 29. The insider left behind 20,720 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Danaher Corporation (DHR) was $139.42. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $139.80, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $140.18. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $138.70 and a 2nd Support Level at $137.99. Danaher Corporation (DHR) stock has gained $4.50, or 3.34%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $9.96, or 7.69%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $11.29, or 8.81%. This year-to-date, Danaher Corporation (DHR) shares have gained $36.30, or 35.20%.
Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Danaher Corporation (DHR) stock, 100% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 100% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”
With 715,934 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $99,350,168K. Danaher Corporation (DHR) generates $19,893 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $2,651 M. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 35.86%, a 3-Year Total Return of 42.61%, and a 5-year Total Return of 72.81%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 540.00%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.170 per share on 03/28/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 0.49%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.68.
In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, Danaher Corporation (DHR) reported earnings of $1.07 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $1.02 per share, representing a 0.05 difference and 5.38% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $1.28 represented a 0.01 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $1.27 per share, which was a 0.64% surprise.
For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $1.15 per share. This estimate came from a total of 8 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $1.16 and the low estimate was $1.14. In the year-ago quarter, Danaher Corporation (DHR) generated per-share earnings of $1.15.
Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 19 purchases (417,264 shares in total) and 30 sale (494,885 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 46 insider buys amounting to 831,112 shares and 80 insider sales amounting to 796,305 shares. In the past full year, 62 insider purchases were made (involving 1,202,552 shares) and 109 insider sell-offs equivalent to 2,275,401 shares.
Moving onto liquidity, Danaher Corporation (DHR) has a Current Ratio of 1.47, a Quick Ratio of 1.07 and a Cash Ratio of 0.16. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 34.52, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 25.66, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 20.36. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 34.34 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 25.53.