Balance Sheet Breakdown: Motorola Solutions Inc (MSI)’s Debt-to-Equity and Long-Term Debt/Eq Ratios

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After finishing at $360.11 in the prior trading day, Motorola Solutions Inc (NYSE: MSI) closed at $362.85, up 0.76%. In other words, the price has increased by $0.76 from its previous closing price. On the day, 0.61 million shares were traded. MSI stock price reached its highest trading level at $364.0629 during the session, while it also had its lowest trading level at $360.45.


Our goal is to gain a better understanding of MSI by taking a closer look at its different ratios. It provided that stocks Price–to–Cash (P/C) ratio for the trailing twelve months (TTM) is standing at 40.03 whereas its Price-to-Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) for the term is 27.65. For the most recent quarter (mrq), Quick Ratio is recorded 1.00 and its Current Ratio is at 1.18. In the meantime, Its Debt-to-Equity ratio is 13.20 whereas as Long-Term Debt/Eq ratio is at 12.36.

Upgrades & Downgrades

In addition, analysts’ ratings and any changes thereto give investors an idea of the stock’s future direction. In the most recent recommendation for this company, Evercore ISI on March 25, 2024, initiated with a Outperform rating and assigned the stock a target price of $400.

On January 19, 2024, Deutsche Bank started tracking the stock assigning a Buy rating and target price of $350.

On October 09, 2023, BofA Securities started tracking the stock assigning a Buy rating and target price of $330.BofA Securities initiated its Buy rating on October 09, 2023, with a $330 target price.

Insider Transactions:

The insider trade also gives investors a glimpse into the future direction of stock prices, which can be beneficial to investors. A recent insider transaction in this stock occurred on May 08 ’24 when NIEWIARA JAMES A sold 2,800 shares for $360.91 per share. The transaction valued at 1,010,548 led to the insider holds 12,986 shares of the business.

MAHER KATHERINE A sold 2,615 shares of MSI for $927,430 on May 07 ’24. The CVP and CAO now owns 1,138 shares after completing the transaction at $354.68 per share. On May 07 ’24, another insider, NIEWIARA JAMES A, who serves as the SVP, GENERAL COUNSEL of the company, sold 810 shares for $358.09 each. As a result, the insider received 290,055 and left with 12,986 shares of the company.

Valuation Measures:

Investors should consider key stock statistics when deciding whether to invest or divest. In the wake of the recent closing price, MSI now has a Market Capitalization of 60518666240 and an Enterprise Value of 65898692608. As of this moment, Motorola’s Price-to-Earnings (P/E) ratio for their current fiscal year is 44.87, and their Forward P/E ratio for the next fiscal year is 25.75. The expected Price-to-Earnings-to-Growth (PEG) calculation for the next 5 years is 4.62. For the stock, the TTM Price-to-Sale (P/S) ratio is 5.94 while its Price-to-Book (P/B) ratio in mrq is 116.17. Its current Enterprise Value per Revenue stands at 6.463 whereas that against EBITDA is 22.437.

Stock Price History:

Over the past 52 weeks, MSI has reached a high of $361.68, while it has fallen to a 52-week low of $269.64. The 50-Day Moving Average of the stock is 5.15%, while the 200-Day Moving Average is calculated to be 16.18%.

Shares Statistics:

The stock has traded on average 674.28K shares per day over the past 3-months and 908020 shares per day over the last 10 days, according to various share statistics. A total of 166.20M shares are outstanding, with a floating share count of 166.08M. Insiders hold about 0.42% of the company’s shares, while institutions hold 86.08% stake in the company. Shares short for MSI as of 1714435200 were 1696907 with a Short Ratio of 2.52, compared to 1711584000 on 1626403. Therefore, it implies a Short% of Shares Outstanding of 1696907 and a Short% of Float of 1.17999995.

Dividends & Splits

In the trailing 12 months, MSI’s forward annual dividend rate was 3.72, compared to 3.72 this year. Against a Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of 0.010330178The stock’s 5-year Average Dividend Yield is 1.34.

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