Company Overview and News

to your dashboard

Headline News

Cool, Clear Water: A Thematic Macro Play For The Next Fifty Years

2018-01-11 seekingalpha
In spite of the relative abundance of water resources on Earth, there are serious problems with the distribution of fresh water all over the world. (230-0)

Valuations Getting Big? Look At Small Caps In 2018

2018-01-04 seekingalpha
Small caps lagged behind last year; does tax reform and a potentially accelerating global economy mean that will change? Our panel discusses. (96-1)

United Technologies Hits 52-Week High on Solid Growth Trends

2017-12-18 zacks
Shares of industrial goods manufacturer United Technologies Corporation (UTX - Free Report) scaled a new 52-week high of $126.44 during Friday’s trading session, before closing a tad lower at $126.17 for a healthy year-to-date return of 16.5%. Barring minor hiccups, United Technologies’ share price has steadily been on an uptrend since mid-September. Despite its strong price appreciation, this Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) stock has the potential to continue its upward trend with long-term earnings growth expectation of 8. (13-0)

Danaher (DHR) Investor Presentation - Slideshow

2017-12-15 seekingalpha

Danaher Issues '18 View Ahead of Investor & Analyst Meeting

2017-12-15 zacks
Danaher Corporation (DHR - Free Report) recently initiated outlook for 2018, ahead of its annual investor and analyst meeting scheduled to be held in New York City. The company projects diluted net earnings per share in the range of $3.50 to $3.60. (13-0)

Market Is Not Just About The Tax Bill - Cramer's Mad Money (12/14/17)

2017-12-15 seekingalpha
Stocks discussed on the in-depth session of Jim Cramer's Mad Money TV Program, Thursday, December 14. (134-0)

UTX's Pratt & Whitney Inks Deal to Manage S7 Airlines Fleet

2017-12-13 zacks
Pratt & Whitney, an operating segment of diversified conglomerate — United Technologies Corporation (UTX - Free Report) — recently announced that the Russian airline firm S7 Airlines inked an agreement with it for its fleet management program. The 12-year contract entails Pratt & Whitney to provide services for S7 Airlines' fleet of 30 Airbus A320neo and A321neo family of aircraft that are powered by PurePower Geared Turbofan PW1100G-JM engines. (14-0)

Danaher Corporation (DHR) a Buy on Robust Earnings Momentum

2017-12-12 investorplace
With a $64.8 billion market value, Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) ranks in the top decile in its industry group, Health Care Equipment & Supplies, and in the top 10% of its sector group, Health Care, in market value. From the viewpoint of investment attractiveness, Portfolio Grader's current ranking for DHR puts it 49 among the 161 companies in this industry group, giving it an above-average position; in the top quartile of the sector with a ranking of 180 among the 782 companies in the sector, and number 998 in the nearly 5,000 company Portfolio Grader universe. (11-0)

3M to Divest Communication Markets Business for $900 Million

2017-12-12 zacks
3M Company (MMM - Free Report) recently inked a definitive agreement with Corning Incorporated to divest its Communication Markets business for $900 million. Corning is a premier manufacturer of glass, ceramics, and related materials for industrial and scientific applications. The transaction is expected to be completed in 2018, subject to mandatory closing conditions and regulatory approvals. The held-for-sale business is part of 3M’s Electronics and Energy segment and offers a wide array of optical fiber and copper passive connectivity solutions for the telecommunications industry. (31-0)

Pause, Trim, Reboot: GE Power Renders 12,000 Job Cuts

2017-12-08 zacks
Confirming industry wide speculations, General Electric Company (GE - Free Report) unveiled its plans to lay off 12,000 employees across the globe in its GE Power business, as part of its corporate objective to lower operating costs and improve profitability. The drastic step seems to be the call of the hour as the beleaguered company aims to restructure its power business in tune with the evolving market conditions. (49-0)

GE to Lay Off 4,500 Employees in Europe for Reducing Costs

2017-12-07 zacks
According to a Reuters report, General Electric Company (GE - Free Report) is likely to lay off about 4,500 employees in Europe as part of its corporate objective to lower operating costs and improve profitability. Although the company spokesperson declined to comment on the grapevine, an unnamed union source confirmed the veracity of the news. The job cuts are mostly centered on the power and grid businesses that GE bought from Alstom in 2015 and will affect employees in Switzerland, Germany and Britain. (54-0)

Crane Co. to Buy Crane Currency, Reaffirms '17 Earnings View

2017-12-06 zacks
Crane Co. (CR - Free Report) recently agreed to acquire 100% equity stake in Boston-based Crane & Co., Inc. (Crane Currency). Buyout consideration has been fixed at $800 million. Additionally, the company lowered its GAAP earnings guidance for 2017 while reaffirmed its adjusted earnings projections. Forecasts for 2018 were also offered. Crane Currency designs and manufactures secure and highly-engineered banknotes for more than 50 central banks in the world, providing employment to nearly 1,100 people. (25-0)

GenMark's Credibility Is Dented, But The Sell-Off Is Excessive

2017-12-05 seekingalpha
Credibility remains an issue, as the company's 2017 second half is falling well short of expectations on a lumpy launch for the new ePlex platform. (85-0)

Solid Quant Score Make Danaher Corporation (DHR) a Buy

2017-12-05 investorplace
Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) is ranked as a Buy using the Portfolio Grader stock evaluator, which incorporates Louis Navellier's investing methodology. This represents no change from the previous week and is the same ranking DHR has had from Portfolio Grader for the last month. (11-0)

CUSIP: 235851102