Danaher Corporation (DHR) : Investors lapped up stocks on upticks to the tune of $27.92 million in the Tuesdays trading session. The trading value on downticks was comparatively at $20.77 million and the uptick to downtick ratio of 1.34 indicates continuous buying by the bulls. The net money flow into the stock was $7.15 million. The block trades were dominated by the bulls with a healthy 4.69, uptick to downtick ratio. Only $1.87 million worth of trades exchanged hands on downticks showing the reluctance of the large traders to part with their holdings. Upticks saw transactions worth $8.78 clearly indicating buying by large investors. The total money flow for block trades stood at $6.91 million, which is a positive for the stock in the long-term. Danaher Corporation (DHR) fell $0.64 during the day at $81.2, a drop of -0.78% over the previous days close. However, for the week, the stock is 0%, compared to the previous week.
Also, Equity Analysts at the Brokerage Firm, Citigroup, maintains their rating on the shares of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR). Citigroup has a Neutral rating on the shares. As per the latest research report, the brokerage house raises the price target to $84 per share from a prior target of $81. The rating by the firm was issued on July 27, 2016.
Shares of Danaher Corp. appreciated by 0.21% during the last five trading days but lost 0.37% on a 4-week basis. Danaher Corp. is up 8.58% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 15.7%.
Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR): The stock opened at $82.64 on Tuesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $82.64 for the day. The stock traded down to $81.12 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $81.20 with a loss of -0.78% for the day. The stock had closed at $81.84 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,563,836 shares.
In a related news, Joyce Thomas Patrick Jr, director officer (President and CEO) of Danaher Corp /De/, unloaded 45,897 shares at an average price of $81.44 on August 1, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $3,737,852, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
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.