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NATI - National Instruments Share Price

$42.49 0.8  2.0%

Last Trade - 23/07/21

Large Cap
Market Cap £4.07bn
Enterprise Value £3.92bn
Revenue £954.9m
Position in Universe 1346th / 6998
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Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
1,225 1,228 1,289 1,359 1,353 1,287 1,386 1,497 +1.0%
-31.3 -11.0 +83.6 +5.9 +1.3 -41.2 -34.3 +99.6
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the three months ended 31 March 2021, NationalInstruments Corp revenues increased 8% to $335.2M. Netincome decreased 97% to $4.5M. Revenues reflect APACsegment increase of 31% to $122.9M, Americas segmentincrease of 1% to $126.7M. Net income was offset by Gain onsale of business/assets decrease from $159.8M (income) to$0K, Research and development - Balancing val increase of16% to $73.6M (expense).
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Profile Summary

National Instruments Corporation (NI) designs, manufactures and sells systems to engineers and scientists. The Company offers modular hardware and open, flexible software systems, to support organizations evolving test and measurement needs. It offers products, technology and services, which include system design software, programming tools, application software, systems and data management, modular hardware. It also offers NI Services, software maintenance services, hardware services and maintenance and training certification. It serves software connected systems in the semiconductor, transportation and aerospace, defense, and government (ADG) industries.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim March 31st, 2021
Incorporated May 3, 1994
Public Since March 14, 1995
No. of Shareholders: 48,281
No. of Employees: 7,000
Sector Technology
Industry Software & IT Services
Index S&P 400 Mid Cap , Nasdaq Composite , S&P Composite 1500 ,
Exchange NASDAQ Global Select Market
Shares in Issue 131,607,036
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Upcoming Events for NATI
Thursday 29th July, 2021
Q2 2021 National Instruments Corp Earnings Release
Thursday 29th July, 2021
Q2 2021 National Instruments Corp Earnings Call
Tuesday 17th August, 2021
National Instruments Corp Virtual NATI Investor Conference
Wednesday 27th October, 2021 Estimate
Q3 2021 National Instruments Corp Earnings Release
Monday 3rd January, 2022 Estimate
Q4 2021 National Instruments Corp Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for National Instruments
What is the National Instruments share price?

As of 23/07/21, shares in National Instruments are trading at $42.49, giving the company a market capitalisation of £4.07bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the National Instruments share price performed this year?

Shares in National Instruments are currently trading at $42.49 and the price has moved by 9.91% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the National Instruments price has moved by -19.08% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for National Instruments?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for National Instruments, there are there are currently 1 "buy" , 3 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for National Instruments is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will National Instruments next release its financial results?

National Instruments is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2022-03-31
What is the National Instruments dividend yield?

The National Instruments dividend yield is 2.47% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does National Instruments pay a dividend?

Last year, National Instruments paid a total dividend of 1.05, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 2.47%. Looking ahead, National Instruments has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does National Instruments next pay dividends?

National Instruments has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on National Instruments shares is currently 2.47%.

How do I buy National Instruments shares?

To buy shares in National Instruments you'll need a share-dealing account with an online or offline stock broker. Once you have opened your account and transferred funds into it, you'll be able to search and select shares to buy and sell. You can use Stockopedia’s share research software to help you find the the kinds of shares that suit your investment strategy and objectives.

What is the market cap of National Instruments?

Shares in National Instruments are currently trading at $42.49, giving the company a market capitalisation of £4.07bn.

Where are National Instruments shares listed? Where are National Instruments shares listed?

Here are the trading details for National Instruments:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NSQ
Ticker Symbol: NATI
What kind of share is National Instruments?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, National Instruments is currently classified as a Falling Star. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a National Instruments share price forecast 2021?

Shares in National Instruments are currently priced at $42.49. At that level they are trading at 2.97% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering National Instruments currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.47 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the National Instruments share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like National Instruments. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -15.08%. At the current price of $42.49, shares in National Instruments are trading at 2.99% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the National Instruments PE Ratio?

The National Instruments PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 62.42. The shares are currently trading at $42.49.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of National Instruments?

National Instruments's management team is headed by:

Alexander Davern - DRC
Eric Starkloff - PRE
Scott Rust - SVP
Michael Mcgrath - NEC
Gerhard Fettweis - IND
Karen Rapp - CFO
James Cashman - IND
Ritu Favre - SVP
Gayla Delly - IND
Jason Green - EVP
Who are the major shareholders of National Instruments?

Here are the top five shareholders of National Instruments based on the size of their shareholding:

T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 15.77% (20.8m shares)
The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 8.98% (11.8m shares)
BlackRock Institutional Trust Company, N.A. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 8.24% (10.9m shares)
Janus Henderson Investors Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 7.37% (9.70m shares)
James J Truchard Marital Trust Corporation
Percentage owned: 5.9% (7.77m shares)
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