Danaher Stock Analysis, Valuation (NYSE:DHR)

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$99.58 $1.41 (1.44%) DHR stock closing price Jul 17, 2018 (Closing)

Investors can watch the Amigobulls Danaher stock analysis video here. Our DHR analysis video highlights revenue and profit trends along with other important metrics such as valuation to find what makes the stock attractive.

Note: Amigobulls stock rating is our opinion based on the historical performance of the company's fundamentals. It is not indicative of the future performance of the stock.

Danaher Corporation Stock Rating 2.6/5

Amigobulls DHR stock analysis relies on business fundamentals such as Danaher revenue growth, profits and return on equity measures from the latest quarter 2018 Q1 earnings. Danaher valuation forms a crucial part of our stock analysis. Our Danaher stock rating is based on company's fundamentals like balance sheet risk and cash flow position.

Should you buy DHR stock?

  • The TTM operating margin was good at 16.69 for Danaher.
  • Net margins stood at a healthy 13.6% (average) for Danaher in the Trailing Twelve Months.
  • With its debt/equity ratio of 0.39, Danaher has a lower debt burden when compared to the Multi-Sector Conglomerates average.
  • The company has a healthy free cash flow margin of 14.7.

Should you sell DHR stock?

  • The DHR stock currently trades at a PE of 23.9, which is expensive, compared to the sector average of 19.6.
  • The company is trading at a price to sales multiple of 3.7, which is higher in comparison to the Multi-Sector Conglomerates sector average of 1.7, making DHR stock expensive.
  • The TTM ROE (Return On Equity) for Danaher is not so attractive at 10.

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Investors can make use of the Amigobulls Danaher stock analysis to ascertain how DHR stock fares in fundamental analysis investment criteria. Fundamental analysis of a company is the most often used approach to find the intrinsic value of a stock.

Danaher revenue growth is an indicator of the demand for a company's products while profit margin is indicative of company's pricing power and pricing strategy. Technical analysis comes in handy to check whether the market sentiment is in line with the fundamental picture of the company.