Danaher Corporation (DHR)

236.75
0.05 0.02
NYSE
Prev Close 236.70
Open 236.70
Day Low/High 234.94 / 238.98
52 Wk Low/High 119.60 / 248.32
Volume 2.60M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 710.38B
Market Cap 168.15B
P/E Ratio 56.04
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Shorts Coming In

Some core shorts are starting to underperform. "It's been a long time coming It's going to be a long time gone And it appears to be a long Appears to be a long Appears to be a long time It's a long, long, long, long time Before the dawn." - Crosby, ...

The Short Book

I'm short these stocks and ETFs. My short book consists of the following indiividual stocks and ETFs: Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Bridgepoint Education (BPI), Caterpillar (CAT), Danaher (DHR), Goldman Sachs (GS), Grand Canyon Education (LOPE), Group...

Added to Some Shorts

Namely, Danaher, Grand Canyon Education, Henry Schein, IWM and SPY. I added to the following shorts today Danaher (DHR), Grand Canyon Education (LOPE), Henry Schein (HSIC), iShares Russell 2000 Index Fund (IWM) and SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY).

From the Street of Dreams

Danaher's estimates slashed, price target raised at Langenberg & Company. Langenberg & Company reduces its 2013 EPS forecast for Danaher (DHR) by $0.10 but ups it's price target from $62 to $66. Go figure!

Adding to Shorts

Five of them. I added to the following shorts this morning: Henry Schein (HSIC), Danaher (DHR), Grand Canyon Education (LOPE), SPDR S&P 500 (SPY) and iShares Russell 2000 Index (IWM).

Levels

Currently, only five out of 77 stocks I have mentioned recently are eligible to buy, down from nine out of 74 in mid-January. Jerry (Jerry Seinfeld): (To Kramer and Morty) What is this about? Kramer (Michael Richards): I'm completely changing the co...

Added to Some Shorts

Specifically, Danaher and Henry Schein. Despite the fact that profit-taking has been outlawed in 2013, I continue to view Mr. Market as vulnerable to a correction, and I am positioned accordingly. Today I added to my shorts in Danaher (DHR) and Henr...

Market on Close Imbalances

Little. There is little on the close in either buys or sells. Buys include materials at $30 million, information technology at $25 million and utlities at $12.5 million. Sales are seen in health care at $40 million and energy at $40 million. In term...

Adding to Shorts

Specifically, Danaher, Henry Schein and JPMorgan Chase. I am adding to my Danaher (DHR), Henry Schein (HSIC) and JPMorgan Chase (JPM) shorts now.

What I'm Shorting

Grand Canyon, Henry Schein, Danaher, Caterpillar are this morning's shorts (so far). I am shorting Grand Canyon Education (LOPE), Henry Schein (HSIC), Danaher (DHR) and Caterpillar (CAT) this morning.

Market on Close Imbalances

How much to sell? My mavens on the floor of the exchange see a sell imbalance of $25 million at the close. In terms of sectors, they see small buys in health care  ($20 million), financials ($18 million), information technology ($5 million) and cons...

What's New?

Not much. My only new name on the short side this week has been Danaher (DHR). No new long names.

Adding to a Short

I have just added to my Danaher (DHR) short at $61.20.

Danaher Hurt by European Weakness

Seems to be a trend. In a previous column this morning, I cited Ford's (F) warning on European automobile sales. Danaher (DHR) just chimed in on continued weakness in Europe ("low-single-digit grind down"). The company now sees low-single-digit core...

A Stunning Departure From 2012

A Stunning Departure From 2012

The market loves the very companies it disdained just six months ago.

Wasn't This Supposed to Be a Terrible Time?

Wasn't This Supposed to Be a Terrible Time?

Good news seems to be cropping up all over the place this morning.

Danaher upgraded at ISI

Staying Wary on Bruker

Staying Wary on Bruker

Its CEO buys more shares, but some of the company's peers trade at better P/E multiples.

The Day Ahead: So, You Wanna be a Rock Star Investor

The Day Ahead: So, You Wanna be a Rock Star Investor

In short, you have to be able to extract vital clues from the fluff.

DHR Analyst Mtg.

Danaher added to TPL! at Citigroup

Gauging Industrial Growth

Gauging Industrial Growth

This trio of smaller industrial names offers an alternative to their large-cap brethren.

Dover, Danaher Manufacture Moves

Dover, Danaher Manufacture Moves

The industrial conglomerates appear poised to break above their respective resistance levels.

Danaher estimates lowered at UBS

Doug's Daily Diary -- Monday, 10/3/2011

Doug's Daily Diary -- Monday, 10/3/2011

The Power of Redemptions

Doug's Daily Diary -- Monday, 9/12/2011

Doug's Daily Diary -- Monday, 9/12/2011

Back in the Saddle

My 'Fast Money' Recap

My 'Fast Money' Recap

A quick read-through of quality of earnings and organic growth can yield very quick profits.