Danaher Corp. (DHR)

169.64
2.68 1.61
NYSE : Health Technology
Prev Close 166.96
Open 167.90
Day Low/High 166.21 / 169.64
52 Wk Low/High 119.60 / 170.64
Volume 4.06M
Avg Volume 4.01M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 707.02M
Market Cap 116.93B
EPS 3.50
P/E Ratio 45.69
Div & Yield 0.72 (0.41%)

Pall Deal Wouldn't Make Sense for Thermo

There's no reason for Thermo to start a bidding war.

Taking Matters Into Their Own Hands

Companies get proactive to boost their stocks.

The Worst Investment Mistake of My Life

Earlier this morning I commented on Danaher's (DHR) proposed acquisition of Pall Corp. (PLL). Today, I wanted to weigh in on the worst trade of my life as it, too, relates to Danaher. Like most subscribers I am on a constant search for the next "hom...

Danaher to Buy Pall; Split Itself in Two

Danaher to Buy Pall; Split Itself in Two

We expect DHR stock to react positively to both moves.

Macy's Misses; Danaher Buys Pall Corporation For $13.8 Billion

Macy's Misses; Danaher Buys Pall Corporation For $13.8 Billion

Danaher (DHR) climbed after confirming its plans to buy Pall Corp (PLL) for a total $13.8 billion.

The Danaher Split

Late last year I speculated that Danaher (DHR) would split the company apart into different securities and businesses. This morning Danaher announced the $14 billion acquisition of Pall Corp (PLL) and that it is splitting into two publicly traded en...

Market Wrap: Takeover Tuesday

Merger mania was the theme today.

Why Good Is Actually Good

Rates have lots of room to rise before this economy gets derailed.

Stocks Pare Losses as Pall Corporation Jumps on Potential Auction

Stocks Pare Losses as Pall Corporation Jumps on Potential Auction

Pall Corporation (PLL) rocketed higher on reports the manufacturer of filtration systems is in the late stages of an auction.

Don't Get Sucked Into AOL-Verizon Frenzy

Don't Get Sucked Into AOL-Verizon Frenzy

Balance the futures vs. the actuals.

Day Ahead: Mergers Everywhere

Verizon-AOL is just one of the deals floating around.

Day Ahead: Europe, China Weigh on Futures

Day Ahead: Europe, China Weigh on Futures

A big day of earnings and economic data is on tap.

Pair of Industrials Poised to Break Out

Pair of Industrials Poised to Break Out

SPX Corp. and Danaher are testing key resistance levels.

Danaher downgraded at Morgan Stanley

Revisiting Danaher's Rise

I expect the company to raise earnings guidance soon. Back on Dec. 3 with Danaher's (DHR) shares at $83 to $84, I highlighted the unusual call option activity in the stock. DHR shares have steadily risen up to over $87. Since the company seemed to r...

More Intriguing Action in Danaher

Following yesterday's unusual options activity. I had mentioned Danaher (DHR) in a post yesterday. Today the shares continue to rise in conspicuous trading.

Invest in Longevity

Invest in Longevity

Consider this unsexy but good value play in healthcare. 

Little Things Matter

Watch the small deals because they can be transformative.

Five Things to Know Now: China Disappoints

Chinese output slowdown spooks markets.

Cramer: A Painful Lack of M&A

Banks and industrials are deal-less sectors in a deal-filled world, and that is what's making them suffer.

Danaher Drops

The shares suffered due to a miss to core earnings and lower guidance for the second half. Serial acquirer and frequent short of mine Danaher (DHR) suffered a large share price loss yesterday on a miss to core earnings and lower guidance for the sec...

This Morning's Market Setup

Where it began. The bulls will be focused on the benefit of continued low interest rates and its salutary impact on stock valuations. Question: Should market P/E trend higher based on ever easy central bank that brings a lower-than-historical level ...

This Morning's Market Setup

Where it began. The rundown: U.S. futures are higher this morning (S&P up 6 handles, Nasdaq up 18 handles). European stocks are climbing, too (by about 0.8%). Nikkei is up 0.88%. Within the Nikkei, all major sub-groups finished in the green. Telecom...

Make Your Move

Make Your Move

Standing still is no longer an option.

Adding Some Pop During a Slow Week

Adding Some Pop During a Slow Week

Look into picking up one of these stock baskets.

A 'Who's Who' of Tax-Domicile Targets

A 'Who's Who' of Tax-Domicile Targets

Each of these 'real' American firms is now a buyout candidate because of the ridiculous U.S. tax code.

Danaher added to US Focus List at Citi