Garmin Ltd. (GRMN) was Initiated by Longbow to “Neutral”. Longbow advised their investors in a research report released on Aug 17, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Garmin Ltd.. Garmin Ltd. was Downgraded by BofA/Merrill to ” Underperform” on Aug 4, 2016. Company shares were Upgraded by JP Morgan on Jul 28, 2016 to ” Neutral”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 47 from a previous price target of $38 .
On the company’s financial health, Garmin Ltd. reported $0.87 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.18 according to the earnings call on Jul 27, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.69. The company had revenue of $811.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $763.93 million. The company’s revenue was up 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.72 EPS.
Garmin Ltd. opened for trading at $55.37 and hit $55.59 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $55.58, with a gain of 0.87% or 0.48 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 6,12,640 shares. Company has a market cap of $10,498 M.
In a different news, on Aug 16, 2016, Philip Straub (VP, Man. Director – Aviation) sold 1,084 shares at $55.36 per share price. According to the SEC, on Aug 8, 2016, Clifton A Pemble (President and CEO) sold 1,429 shares at $55.00 per share price. On Aug 5, 2016, Andrew R Etkind (VP, General Counsel, Secretary) sold 1,046 shares at $54.90 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Garmin Ltd. (Garmin) is a provider of navigation communications and information devices which are enabled by Global Positioning System (GPS) technology. The Company operates through five business segments: marine outdoor fitness automotive/mobile and aviation markets. It designs develops manufactures markets and distributes a family of hand-held wearable portable and fixed-mount GPS-enabled products and other navigation communications sensor-based and information products. It offers a range of automotive navigation products as well as a range of products and applications designed for the mobile GPS market. It offers a range of products designed for use in outdoor activities. It offers a range of products designed for use in fitness and activity tracking. Garmin offers a range of products designed for use in the recreational marine industry. Garmin’s aviation product line includes GPS-enabled navigation and electronic flight instrumentation systems (EFIS) among others.