Home » Stocks » National Instruments

National Instruments Corporation (NATI)

Stock Price: $36.36 USD 0.86 (2.41%)
Updated Aug 3, 2020 1:18 PM EDT - Market open

Stock Price Chart

Key Info

Market Cap 4.75B
Revenue (ttm) 1.32B
Net Income (ttm) 271.59M
Shares Out 130.60M
EPS (ttm) 1.92
PE Ratio 18.93
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $1.04
Dividend Yield 2.86%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 3, 2020
Last Price $36.36
Previous Close $35.50
Change ($) 0.86
Change (%) 2.41%
Day's Open 35.50
Day's Range 35.35 - 36.50
Day's Volume 483,099
52-Week Range 20.42 - 47.89

More Stats

Market Cap 4.75B
Enterprise Value 4.21B
Earnings Date (est) Oct 22, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date May 15, 2020
Shares Outstanding 130.60M
Float 114.90M
EPS (basic) 2.07
EPS (diluted) 1.92
FCF / Share 1.18
Dividend $1.04
Dividend Yield 2.86%
Earnings Yield 5.28%
FCF Yield 3.25%
Payout Ratio 48.80%
Shares Short 1.30M
Short Ratio 3.00
Short % of Float 1.60%
Beta 1.04
PE Ratio 18.93
Forward PE n/a
P/FCF Ratio 30.74
PS Ratio 3.60
PB Ratio 3.81
Revenue 1.32B
Operating Income 163.23M
Net Income 271.59M
Free Cash Flow 154.44M
Net Cash 533.64M
Net Cash / Share 4.09
Gross Margin 77.07%
Operating Margin 12.38%
Profit Margin 20.10%
FCF Margin 11.71%
ROA 5.63%
ROE 20.77%
ROIC 38.00%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (5)

Buy 0
Overweight 1
Hold 4
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Overweight

Price Target

(10.58% upside)
Current: $36.36
Target: 40.20
*Average 12-month price target from 5 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth-0.44%5.41%4.98%0.22%-1.48%6.08%2.52%11.67%17.29%-
Gross Profit1,0161,025961915909926867863783673
Operating Income17517314612013714598.62117113128
Net Income16215552.4182.7395.2612680.5190.1494.07109
Shares Outstanding132132130128128127125122120117
Earnings Per Share1.221.160.400.640.740.990.640.730.780.92
EPS Growth5.17%190%-37.5%-13.51%-25.25%54.69%-12.33%-6.41%-15.22%-
Dividend Per Share1.000.920.840.800.760.600.560.560.400.35
Dividend Growth8.7%9.52%5%5.26%26.67%7.14%0%40%15.27%-
Operating Cash Flow224275224200169195169133170145
Capital Expenditures-69.92-48.87-71.92-76.28-65.34-70.73-62.68-101-66.90-44.16
Free Cash Flow15422615312410412410731.72103101
Cash & Equivalents433531412358333471393335366351
Total Debt54.08--25.0037.00-----
Net Cash / Debt379531412333296471393335366351
Book Value1,1761,2381,1281,1141,0821,1171,023939852745
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name National Instruments Corporation
Country United States
Employees 7,300
CEO Eric Howard Starkloff

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol NATI
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Sector Technology
Industry Software—Application
Unique Identifier NASDAQ: NATI
IPO Date March 13, 1995


National Instruments Corporation provides a software-centric platform and systems to engineers and scientists worldwide. Its programming environments software includes NI LabVIEW, a graphical software platform to visualize hardware configuration, measurement data, and debugging of application; NI LabWindows/CVI, an ANSI C integrated development environment and engineering toolbox with built-in libraries for measurement, analysis, and engineering UI design; and NI Measurement Studio, a suite of .NET tools designed for building engineering applications in Microsoft Visual Studio to acquire, analyze, and display measurement data. The company's application software comprises NI TestStand that is used for automated test and measurement applications in a manufacturing environment; NI VeriStand, a ready-to-use software environment for configuring real-time testing applications; Flexlogger for quick sensor configuration and data logging of mixed signals to verify electromechanical systems; and NI InsightCM Enterprise, a software solution with integrated hardware options for monitoring ancillary rotating equipment. Its systems and data management software include NI DIAdem, which is configuration-based technical data management, analysis, and report generation tools to mine and analyze engineering and measurement data; and NI SystemLink, a systems management software that enables the mass coordination of connected devices, software deployments, and data communications throughout a distributed system. The company also offers PXI hardware form factor that combines PC software and PCI hardware with advanced instrumentation capabilities; NI C-series data acquisition and control products; and NI semiconductor test systems, as well as software and hardware maintenance, and training and certification services. It serves semiconductor, transportation, aerospace, and defense industries; and government agencies. The company was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Austin, Texas.