Danaher Corporation (DHR) : Davis R M Inc scooped up 5,835 additional shares in Danaher Corporation during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 18, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 369,107 shares of Danaher Corporation which is valued at $35,589,297.Danaher Corporation makes up approximately 1.78% of Davis R M Inc’s portfolio.
Danaher Corporation opened for trading at $95.5 and hit $96.7 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $96.42, with a gain of 0.45% or 0.43 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 24,56,499 shares. Company has a market cap of $66,404 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Reinhart Partners reduced its stake in DHR by selling 1,800 shares or 34.29% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,450 shares of DHR which is valued at $332,649. Danaher Corporation makes up approx 0.03% of Reinhart Partners’s portfolio.Oakbrook Investments boosted its stake in DHR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 31,613 additional shares and now holds a total of 67,813 shares of Danaher Corporation which is valued at $6,382,560. Danaher Corporation makes up approx 0.41% of Oakbrook Investments’s portfolio.Creative Planning boosted its stake in DHR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 349 additional shares and now holds a total of 14,965 shares of Danaher Corporation which is valued at $1,386,956. Danaher Corporation makes up approx 0.01% of Creative Planning’s portfolio.Charter Trust Co reduced its stake in DHR by selling 504 shares or 1.35% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 36,716 shares of DHR which is valued at $3,402,839. Danaher Corporation makes up approx 0.42% of Charter Trust Co’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, Danaher Corporation reported $1.08 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05 according to the earnings call on Apr 21, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.03. The company had revenue of $5387.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $5329.83 million. The company’s revenue was up 14.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.93 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Danaher Corporation. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Apr 22, 2016 to “Sector Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 96 from a previous price target of $87 .Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Apr 22, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 110 from a previous price target of $109 .Company shares were Reiterated by Barclays on Apr 22, 2016 to “Overweight”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 105 from a previous price target of $104 .
Danaher Corporation (Danaher) designs manufactures and markets professional medical industrial and commercial products and services. It operates in five segments: Test & Measurement; Environmental; Life Sciences & Diagnostics; Dental and Industrial Technologies. The Test & Measurement segment offers test measurement and monitoring products. The Environmental segment products and services help protect the global water supply facilitate environmental stewardship and enhance the safety of personal data. The Companys diagnostics business offers analytical instruments reagents consumables software and services. The Dental segment provides products that are used to diagnose treat and prevent disease and ailments of the teeth gums and supporting bone. The Companys Industrial Technologies solutions help protect the worlds food supply improve packaging design and quality verify pharmaceutical dosages and authenticity and power innovative machines.