The Chairman & CEO of Motorola Solutions is Exercising Options

By Carrie Williams

Today, the Chairman & CEO of Motorola Solutions, Gregory Q. Brown, exercised options of Motorola Solutions for $17.78M.

Following Gregory Q. Brown’s last MSI Sell transaction on December 01, 2017, the stock climbed by 16.7%.

Based on Motorola Solutions’ latest earnings report for the quarter ending December 31, the company posted quarterly revenue of $1.96 billion and GAAP net loss of $575 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $1.88 billion and had a net profit of $243 million. The company has a one-year high of $110.29 and a one-year low of $79.63. Currently, Motorola Solutions has an average volume of 933.5K.

Seven different firms, including Citigroup and Davenport, currently also have a Sell rating on the stock. Based on 8 analyst ratings, the analyst consensus is Moderate Buy with an average price target of $116.63, reflecting a -6.6% downside.

The insider sentiment on Motorola Solutions has been negative according to 51 insider trades in the past three months. This sentiment is lower than the average sentiment of company insiders in this sector.

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Motorola Solutions, Inc. engages in the development and provision of communication infrastructure, devices, accessories, and software. It operates through the Products and Services segments. The Products segment offers an extensive portfolio of infrastructure, devices, accessories, and software.