Mizuho Securities Maintains a Hold Rating on Fortive (FTV)

Mizuho Securities analyst Brett Linzey maintained a Hold rating on Fortive (FTVResearch Report) on July 28 and set a price target of $60.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $64.45.

According to, Linzey is a 2-star analyst with an average return of -0.1% and a 46.6% success rate. Linzey covers the Industrial Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Emerson Electric Company, Honeywell International, and Zurn Water Solutions.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Fortive with a $70.09 average price target, an 11.8% upside from current levels. In a report issued on July 13, RBC Capital also maintained a Hold rating on the stock with a $61.00 price target.

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The company has a one-year high of $79.87 and a one-year low of $52.47. Currently, Fortive has an average volume of 2.53M.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 56 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is positive on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders buying their shares of FTV in relation to earlier this year.

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Incorporated in 2015 and headquartered in Washington, Fortive Corp. is a diversified industrial growth company. The company is engaged in the design, development, manufacturing, and marketing of professional and engineered products, software, and services for a variety of end markets. It operates through the Professional Instrumentation and Industrial Technologies segments.

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