Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:MSI) reported its last earnings on Aug 04 AMC (BMO = before market open, AMC= after market close). The company will report its next earnings on Nov 2 – Nov 7 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $1.03/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.86/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.17/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 19.8%.
Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Motorola Solutions, Inc. and for the current quarter 12 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $1.21/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $1.17/share and a High Estimate of $1.25/share.
In case of Revenue Estimates, 13 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Motorola Solutions, Inc. as 1.52 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Motorola Solutions, Inc. is 1.49 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 1.54 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 1.42 Billion.
These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for MSI to be 47.6%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 19%. For the next 5 years, Motorola Solutions, Inc. is expecting Growth of 12% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 2.34% per annum.
Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Motorola Solutions, Inc., where 2 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 2 analysts have given a Buy signal, 12 said it’s a HOLD, 1 reported it as Underperform and 1 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)
When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 13 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Motorola Solutions, Inc. might touch $85 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $73.54 and $62 respectively.
To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Motorola Solutions, Inc. got Initiated on 20-Jun-16 where investment firm Citigroup Initiated the stock to Neutral.
Motorola Solutions, Inc. closed its last trading session at $76.49 with the gain of 0.65%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 12.78 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $77.43 and 52-week low of $59.13. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 5.74% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 11.34% and 11.37% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Aug 23, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016.
The Relative Volume of the company is 0.66 and Average Volume (3 months) is 1.68 million. Motorola Solutions, Inc. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 26.77 and Forward P/E ratio of 15.3.
The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 6.1%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -165.9%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 16.8%.
While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Motorola Solutions, Inc. currently shows a Weekly Performance of 1.87%, where Monthly Performance is 13.07%, Quarterly performance is 11.17%, 6 Months performance is 6.96% and yearly performance percentage is 29.56%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 13.82%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 0.93% and Monthly Volatility of 1.43%.