Danaher Corporation (DHR) : Brown Advisory Inc reduced its stake in Danaher Corporation by 1.74% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 6,596,738 shares of Danaher Corporation which is valued at $536,182,865 after selling 117,039 shares in Danaher Corporation , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 9, 2016.Danaher Corporation makes up approximately 1.81% of Brown Advisory Inc’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Co reduced its stake in DHR by selling 200 shares or 5.26% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,600 shares of DHR which is valued at $292,608. Danaher Corporation makes up approx 0.06% of Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Co’s portfolio.Ashfield Capital Partners reduced its stake in DHR by selling 33,974 shares or 13.17% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 224,073 shares of DHR which is valued at $18,270,912. Danaher Corporation makes up approx 1.39% of Ashfield Capital Partners’s portfolio.Los Angeles Capital Management Equity Research Inc boosted its stake in DHR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,295 additional shares and now holds a total of 157,093 shares of Danaher Corporation which is valued at $12,809,363. Danaher Corporation makes up approx 0.11% of Los Angeles Capital Management Equity Research Inc’s portfolio.Feltz Wealth Plan reduced its stake in DHR by selling 981 shares or 51.33% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 930 shares of DHR which is valued at $75,832.Dana Investment Advisors reduced its stake in DHR by selling 3,107 shares or 4.85% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 60,929 shares of DHR which is valued at $4,965,714. Danaher Corporation makes up approx 0.21% of Dana Investment Advisors’s portfolio.
Danaher Corporation opened for trading at $80.82 and hit $81.05 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $81.02, with a gain of 0.40% or 0.32 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 16,06,048 shares. Company has a market cap of $55,947 M.
On the company’s financial health, Danaher Corporation reported $1.25 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.03 according to the earnings call on Jul 25, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.22. The company had revenue of $5785.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $5766.84 million. The company’s revenue was up 16.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.08 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Danaher Corporation. Shares were Reiterated by Barclays on Jul 11, 2016 to “Overweight” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 86 from a previous price target of $105 .Danaher Corporation was Initiated by Goldman to “Neutral” on Jul 5, 2016. Danaher Corporation was Upgraded by Bernstein to ” Outperform” on Jun 24, 2016.
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.