Danaher Corporation (DHR) : Atlantic Trust Group scooped up 24,205 additional shares in Danaher Corporation during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 11, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 1,644,097 shares of Danaher Corporation which is valued at $133,813,055.Danaher Corporation makes up approximately 0.94% of Atlantic Trust Group’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Cannell Peter B Co Inc boosted its stake in DHR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 361 additional shares and now holds a total of 46,541 shares of Danaher Corporation which is valued at $3,787,972. Danaher Corporation makes up approx 0.13% of Cannell Peter B Co Inc’s portfolio.Blackrock Group Ltd boosted its stake in DHR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,090 additional shares and now holds a total of 5,642,736 shares of Danaher Corporation which is valued at $459,262,283. Danaher Corporation makes up approx 0.23% of Blackrock Group Ltd’s portfolio.Calamos Advisors boosted its stake in DHR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 25 additional shares and now holds a total of 65,642 shares of Danaher Corporation which is valued at $5,307,156. Danaher Corporation makes up approx 0.05% of Calamos Advisors’s portfolio.Daiwa Securities Group boosted its stake in DHR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 52,021 additional shares and now holds a total of 66,421 shares of Danaher Corporation which is valued at $5,370,138. Danaher Corporation makes up approx 0.03% of Daiwa Securities Group’s portfolio.Regentatlantic Capital reduced its stake in DHR by selling 963 shares or 24.04% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,042 shares of DHR which is valued at $247,588. Danaher Corporation makes up approx 0.02% of Regentatlantic Capital’s portfolio.
Danaher Corporation opened for trading at $81.16 and hit $81.33 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $81.03, with a gain of 0.12% or 0.1 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 22,05,013 shares. Company has a market cap of $55,954 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.