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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.87
DHR's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
68% of the 2029 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.81 vs. DHR: 0.87 )
DHR' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 0.95
Current: 0.87

0.03
0.95
Equity to Asset 0.63
DHR's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
77% of the 2012 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. DHR: 0.63 )
DHR' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 0.65
Current: 0.63

0.4
0.65
Interest Coverage 27.96
DHR's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
63% of the 1268 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 28.68 vs. DHR: 27.96 )
DHR' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 12.58   Max: 28.01
Current: 27.96

12.58
28.01
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 2.99
M-Score: -2.61
WACC vs ROIC
8.89%
11.07%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

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Operating margin (%) 17.23
DHR's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 2034 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. DHR: 17.23 )
DHR' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 11.97   Max: 17.33
Current: 17.23

11.97
17.33
Net-margin (%) 13.05
DHR's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 2034 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.59 vs. DHR: 13.05 )
DHR' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 6.31   Max: 14.29
Current: 13.05

6.31
14.29
ROE (%) 11.18
DHR's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 2020 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 7.85 vs. DHR: 11.18 )
DHR' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 10.74   Max: 33.78
Current: 11.18

10.74
33.78
ROA (%) 7.30
DHR's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 2045 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.76 vs. DHR: 7.30 )
DHR' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 5.35   Max: 14.41
Current: 7.3

5.35
14.41
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 91.09
DHR's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 2043 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 13.29 vs. DHR: 91.09 )
DHR' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 55.97   Max: 139.96
Current: 91.09

55.97
139.96
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 6.60
DHR's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1779 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.90 vs. DHR: 6.60 )
DHR' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 3.2   Max: 21.1
Current: 6.6

3.2
21.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 11.30
DHR's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 1573 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. DHR: 11.30 )
DHR' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 2   Max: 26
Current: 11.3

2
26
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 9.40
DHR's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 1461 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. DHR: 9.40 )
DHR' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 32.9
Current: 9.4

0
32.9
» DHR's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2014

DHR Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 1,275,228 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 61,039 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 305,861 sh (+1305.55%)
Paul Tudor Jones 24,243 sh (+265.11%)
Louis Moore Bacon 32,292 sh (+222.92%)
John Burbank 314,012 sh (+185.47%)
Jeremy Grantham 3,367,922 sh (+42.47%)
Chuck Akre 300,000 sh (+7.14%)
Murray Stahl 48,411 sh (+6.93%)
Signature Select Canadian Fund 124,400 sh (+2.22%)
Ruane Cunniff 1,474,101 sh (+0.19%)
Chuck Royce 1 sh (unchged)
Andreas Halvorsen Sold Out
Caxton Associates Sold Out
Tom Russo Sold Out
Bill Frels 5,682 sh (-0.61%)
RS Investment Management 58,611 sh (-6.09%)
Pioneer Investments 2,678 sh (-8.29%)
Mario Gabelli 2,667 sh (-21.56%)
Steven Cohen 158,559 sh (-92.15%)
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Q2 2014

DHR Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Pioneer Investments 68,173 sh (+2445.67%)
Paul Tudor Jones 250,000 sh (+931.23%)
Chuck Akre 1,500,000 sh (+400.00%)
John Burbank 674,148 sh (+114.69%)
Louis Moore Bacon 39,405 sh (+22.03%)
Jeremy Grantham 3,494,022 sh (+3.74%)
RS Investment Management 59,411 sh (+1.36%)
Ruane Cunniff 1,474,696 sh (+0.04%)
Chuck Royce 1 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 181,200 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 300,000 sh (unchged)
Mario Gabelli Sold Out
Bill Frels 4,442 sh (-21.82%)
Murray Stahl 36,138 sh (-25.35%)
Jim Simons 814,700 sh (-36.11%)
Ray Dalio 20,139 sh (-67.01%)
Joel Greenblatt 60,559 sh (-80.20%)
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Q3 2014

DHR Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Larry Robbins 5,000,000 sh (New)
Dodge & Cox 4,883 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 362,100 sh (+99.83%)
Louis Moore Bacon 73,418 sh (+86.32%)
Joel Greenblatt 79,007 sh (+30.46%)
John Burbank 874,687 sh (+29.75%)
Chuck Akre 1,900,000 sh (+26.67%)
Paul Tudor Jones 285,876 sh (+14.35%)
RS Investment Management 67,611 sh (+13.80%)
Bill Frels 4,760 sh (+7.16%)
Murray Stahl 38,372 sh (+6.18%)
Jeremy Grantham 3,680,725 sh (+5.34%)
Chuck Royce 1 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments 3,391 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 200,000 sh (unchged)
Caxton Associates 100,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Signature Select Canadian Fund Sold Out
Ruane Cunniff 1,467,303 sh (-0.50%)
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Q4 2014

DHR Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Ray Dalio 23,603 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 3,730 sh (New)
Dodge & Cox 9,975,933 sh (+204199.00%)
Joel Greenblatt 98,293 sh (+24.41%)
Steven Cohen 409,600 sh (+13.12%)
Murray Stahl 40,832 sh (+6.41%)
John Burbank 903,820 sh (+3.33%)
Jeremy Grantham 3,794,069 sh (+3.08%)
Larry Robbins 5,000,000 sh (unchged)
Louis Moore Bacon 200,000 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Ruane Cunniff 1,465,053 sh (-0.15%)
Pioneer Investments 3,024 sh (-10.82%)
Bill Frels 3,760 sh (-21.01%)
Chuck Akre 1,500,000 sh (-21.05%)
Louis Moore Bacon 35,623 sh (-51.48%)
» More
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 23.40
DHR's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
70% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 26.00 vs. DHR: 23.40 )
DHR' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 12.69   Max: 26.91
Current: 23.4

12.69
26.91
Forward P/E 17.42
DHR's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
80% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 44.44 vs. DHR: 17.42 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 23.40
DHR's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
71% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 25.80 vs. DHR: 23.40 )
DHR' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 12.71   Max: 26.81
Current: 23.4

12.71
26.81
P/B 2.55
DHR's P/B is ranked higher than
56% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.95 vs. DHR: 2.55 )
DHR' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.57   Max: 4.27
Current: 2.55

1.57
4.27
P/S 3.05
DHR's P/S is ranked lower than
61% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. DHR: 3.05 )
DHR' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.33   Max: 3.15
Current: 3.05

1.33
3.15
PFCF 19.25
DHR's PFCF is ranked higher than
80% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 52.50 vs. DHR: 19.25 )
DHR' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 10.02   Max: 84.38
Current: 19.25

10.02
84.38
POCF 16.14
DHR's POCF is ranked higher than
71% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 16.85 vs. DHR: 16.14 )
DHR' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 9.03   Max: 18.68
Current: 16.14

9.03
18.68
EV-to-EBIT 17.62
DHR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
71% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 18.22 vs. DHR: 17.62 )
DHR' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 10.2   Max: 19.2
Current: 17.62

10.2
19.2
PEG 1.21
DHR's PEG is ranked higher than
92% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. DHR: 1.21 )
DHR' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 2.79
Current: 1.21

0.77
2.79
Shiller P/E 27.21
DHR's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
80% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 58.99 vs. DHR: 27.21 )
DHR' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 15.03   Max: 44.55
Current: 27.21

15.03
44.55
Current Ratio 1.75
DHR's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 2026 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. DHR: 1.75 )
DHR' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.15   Max: 2.13
Current: 1.75

1.15
2.13
Quick Ratio 1.41
DHR's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 2026 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.29 vs. DHR: 1.41 )
DHR' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.65   Max: 1.74
Current: 1.41

0.65
1.74
Days Inventory 71.33
DHR's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
79% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 100.68 vs. DHR: 71.33 )
DHR' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 54.72   Max: 74.16
Current: 71.33

54.72
74.16
Days Sales Outstanding 66.60
DHR's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
80% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 87.71 vs. DHR: 66.60 )
DHR' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 43.59   Max: 69.18
Current: 66.6

43.59
69.18

Dividend & Buy Back

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Dividend Yield 0.51
DHR's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
86% of the 1560 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. DHR: 0.51 )
DHR' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 0.49
Current: 0.51

0.1
0.49
Dividend Payout 0.11
DHR's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
100% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. DHR: 0.11 )
DHR' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.02   Max: 0.11
Current: 0.11

0.02
0.11
Dividend growth (3y) 64.40
DHR's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
99% of the 1010 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. DHR: 64.40 )
DHR' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 7.7   Max: 64.4
Current: 64.4

7.7
64.4
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.04
DHR's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
54% of the 1582 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.98 vs. DHR: 2.04 )
DHR' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.41   Max: 2
Current: 2.04

0.41
2
Share Buyback Rate -0.70
DHR's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
71% of the 1350 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: -0.70 vs. DHR: -0.70 )
DHR' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 0.4   Max: -6.5
Current: -0.7

Valuation & Return

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Price/DCF (Projected) 1.09
DHR's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
83% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. DHR: 1.09 )
DHR' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.73   Max: 3.61
Current: 1.09

0.73
3.61
Price/Median PS Value 1.28
DHR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
68% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.30 vs. DHR: 1.28 )
DHR' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 1.29
Current: 1.28

0.53
1.29
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.34
DHR's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
91% of the 2161 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. DHR: 1.34 )
DHR' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.87   Max: 2.74
Current: 1.34

0.87
2.74
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.70
DHR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
68% of the 2039 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. DHR: 5.70 )
DHR' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 5.2   Max: 9.8
Current: 5.7

5.2
9.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 21.97
DHR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
88% of the 1261 Companies
in the Global Diversified Industrials industry.

( Industry Median: 7.24 vs. DHR: 21.97 )
DHR' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 12.2   Max: 25.9
Current: 21.97

12.2
25.9

Business Description

Industry: Industrial Products » Diversified Industrials
Compare:UTX, MMM, ARG, AP, EMR » details
Traded in other countries:DAP.Germany, DHR.Mexico, DHR.Switzerland,
Danaher Corp originally DMG, Inc., was organized in 1969 as a Massachusetts real estate investment trust. The Company adopted the name Danaher in 1984 and was reincorporated as a Delaware corporation following the 1986 annual meeting of shareholders. Danaher Corporation designs, manufactures and markets professional, medical, industrial and commercial products and services. Its business consists of five segments: Test & Measurement; Environmental; Life Sciences & Diagnostics; Dental; and Industrial Technologies. Its Test & Measurement segment is a provider of electronic measurement instruments and monitoring, management and optimization tools for communications and enterprise networks and related services. The segment's products are used in the design, development, manufacture, installation, deployment and operation of electronics equipment and communications networks and services. Its Environmental segment provides products that help protect its water supply and air quality and serves two primary markets: water quality and retail/commercial petroleum. Danaher Corporation diagnostics businesses offer a broad range of analytical instruments, reagents, consumables, software and services that hospitals, physician's offices, reference laboratories and other critical care settings use to diagnose disease and make treatment decisions. Its Dental segment is a provider of consumables, equipment and services for the dental market, which encompasses the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease and ailments of the teeth, gums and supporting bone. The market it serve encompasses the whole working environment of an oral health professional and the company is dedicated to driving technological innovations that help dental professionals improve clinical outcomes and enhance productivity and Industrial Technologies segment designs and manufactures components and systems that are typically incorporated by original equipment manufacturers ('OEMs') and systems integrators for sale into a diverse set of applications and end-markets. The businesses in this segment also provide service and support, including helping customers with integration and installation and providing services to ensure performance and up-time. The Company competes with various competitors, including well-established regional competitors, competitors who are more specialized than the company is in particular markets, as well as larger companies or divisions of larger companies with substantial sales, marketing, research, and financial capabilities.
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