0.50% Sep 19, 09:04 PM
$0.40 Paid Quarterly
11.8% EPS $3.40
No Payout Increase Last Year
4 days Sep 24, 2014

DHR - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date Sep 24

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.1000 2014-09-09 2014-09-24 2014-09-26 2014-10-31 Regular
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DHR - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 0.50%

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DHR - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $0.40

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DHR - Dividend Growth History

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Reveal Dividend Growth History for DHR. 7.7% 0.0% No Payout Increase Last Year
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DHR - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For No Payout Increase Last Year

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$0.1000 2013 0.0%
$0.1000 2012 -9.1%

DHR - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For No Payout Increase Last Year

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.1000 2014-09-09 2014-09-24 2014-09-26 2014-10-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2014-05-06 2014-06-25 2014-06-27 2014-07-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2014-02-18 2014-03-26 2014-03-28 2014-04-25 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0250 2013-12-10 2013-12-26 2013-12-30 2014-01-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0250 2013-09-10 2013-09-25 2013-09-27 2013-10-25 Yes Regular Quarter

Danaher Corp (DHR) - News

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  • Danaher Q3 Earnings Rise 9% on Increased Sales (DHR)

    Industrial and commercial products maker Danaher Corporation (DHR) reported higher third quarter earnings on Thursday due to an increase in sales. The Washington, DC based company posted third quarter net income of $587 million, or 84 cents per share, up 9% from $548.7 million, or 77 cents per share last year. On average, Wall Street analysts expected to see earnings of 83 cents per share. Revenue rose 5% during the quarter to $4.67 billion, compared to $4.42 billion a year ago. Analysts expected to see revenue of $4.62 billion. Looking ahead, the company expects to see fourth quarter earnings between 91 cents and 96 cents per share, while analysts are estimating earnings of 96 cents per share. For FY2013, DHR is expecting earnings to been between $3.60 and $3.65 per share, while adjusted earnings are expected to be between $3.37 and $3.42 per share. Analysts expect to see earnings of $3.40 per share for FY2013. Danaher shares were mostly flat during premarket trading Thursday. The stock is up 24% YTD.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Danaher Corporation (DHR) have a 0.14% yield, based on Wednesday's closing price of $69.15. Danaher Corporation (DHR) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Danaher Q2 Profit Rises on Higher Sales, Beating Estimates; Sees Q3 EPS Below Views (DHR)

    Before the bell on Thursday, diversified machinery manufacturer Danaher Corporation (DHR) reported a 3% increase in second quarter profits on 4% growth in revenues, both topping Wall Street estimates. However, the company issued a third quarter earnings outlook below analysts' expectations. The Washington, D.C.-based company posted second quarter net income of $616.8 million, or 87 cents per share, up from last year's earnings of $600.2 million, or 84 cents per share. On an adjusted basis, which excludes various one-time gains, Danaher earned 87 cents from continuing operations in the quarter, compared to last year's adjusted earnings of 81 cents per share. According to analysts polled by Thompson Reuters, the company was expected to earn an adjusted 86 cents per share in the second quarter. The company's second quarter revenues rose 4% to $4.74 billion, up from the $4.55 billion in revenues posted in the second quarter of 2012. Analysts were looking for the company to post revenues of $4.72 billion. Lawrence Culp, Jr., president and chief executive officer of Danaher, said, "As we look to the second half of the year, we maintain a conservative macro outlook, while remaining confident in our ability to deliver solid operating margin expansion." Danaher said it expects earnings to be between 78 cents and 83 cents per share in the third quarter. Analysts are expecting the company to report higher earnings of 84 cents per share. For fiscal 2013, the company trimmed its earnings expectations from a range between $3.32 and $3.47 per share to a range between $3.37 and $3.42 per share. Analysts are expecting the company to see earnings of $3.41 per share in 2013. Danaher Corp shares were inactive during pre-market trading on Thursday. The stock is up 22.38% year-to-date. The Bottom Line Shares of Danaher Corp (DHR) have a dividend yield of 0.15% based on last night's closing price of $68.41 and the company's annualized dividend payout of 10 cents per share. Danaher Corporation (DHR) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Morgan Stanley Raises Price Target on Danaher Corp. (DHR)

    Morgan Stanley reiterated its "Overweight" rating on Danaher Corp. (DHR) on Wednesday and also went on to raise its price target for the company ahead of its upcoming earnings release. Nigel Coe, an analyst with the firm, commented, "“Following DHR's pre-release and PID investor day, we increased our 2Qe/FY13e by 2c; together with broader model tweaks, we raise our PT from $68 to $72, encouraged by positive EPS momentum and significant scope for further upside from redeployment of $8-10bn surplus capital through YE14. Remain OW". Danaher Corp. shares rallied to a 52-week high of $67.94 a share on Wednesday, gaining 1.77% on the day. The stock is up 21% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of Danaher Corp. (DHR) have a 0.15% dividend yield based on Wednesday's closing price of $67.80. Danaher Corp. (DHR) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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  • Jefferies Raises Price Target on Danaher (DHR)

    Jefferies reported on Thursday that it has raised its price target on industrial and healthcare company, Danaher Corporation (DHR) . The firm has maintained a "Buy" rating on DHR, and has increased its price target from $70 to $74. This price target suggests a 15% upside from the stock's current price of $62.85. Analyst Brandon Couillard commented, "DHR regained formal FDA approval for BEC's troponin assay on the Access 2 immunoassay system, a significant & long-awaited milestone for the franchise that marks the resolution of one of the last major product quality deficiencies that have weighed on its domestic operating trends for the past three years. DHR remains one of our top picks. Raising PT to $74 (from $70) on higher intermediate-term cash flow forecasts." Danaher shares were down 78 cents, or -1.22% during Thursday afternoon trading. The stock is up 13% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of Danaher Corporation (DHR) have a 0.16% yield, based on Thursday afternoon's price of $62.85. Danaher Corporation (DHR) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.

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