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National Instruments Corporation (NATI)

Stock Price: $33.18 USD -0.84 (-2.47%)
Updated Oct 28, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 4.36B
Revenue (ttm) 1.32B
Net Income (ttm) 253.78M
Shares Out 131.44M
EPS (ttm) 1.92
PE Ratio 17.28
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $1.04
Dividend Yield 3.13%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Oct 28, 2020
Last Price $33.18
Previous Close $34.02
Change ($) -0.84
Change (%) -2.47%
Day's Open 33.49
Day's Range 33.00 - 33.71
Day's Volume 698,652
52-Week Range 20.42 - 47.89

More Stats

Market Cap 4.36B
Enterprise Value 3.82B
Earnings Date (est) Oct 29, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date Aug 14, 2020
Shares Outstanding 131.44M
Float 121.12M
EPS (basic) 1.93
EPS (diluted) 1.92
FCF / Share 1.29
Dividend $1.04
Dividend Yield 3.13%
Earnings Yield 5.79%
FCF Yield 3.88%
Payout Ratio 52.80%
Shares Short 2.80M
Short Ratio 3.60
Short % of Float 2.31%
Beta 0.98
PE Ratio 17.28
Forward PE n/a
P/FCF Ratio 25.74
PS Ratio 3.31
PB Ratio 3.66
Revenue 1.32B
Operating Income 147.35M
Net Income 253.78M
Free Cash Flow 169.42M
Net Cash 541.55M
Net Cash / Share 4.12
Gross Margin 77.07%
Operating Margin 11.17%
Profit Margin 19.20%
FCF Margin 12.85%
ROA 5.63%
ROE 20.77%
ROIC 36.70%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Forecasts

Analyst Ratings (6)

Buy 0
Overweight 1
Hold 4
Underweight 0
Sell 1

Analyst Consensus: Hold

Price Target

(20.04% upside)
Current: $33.18
Target: 39.83
*Average 12-month price target from 6 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.