Motorola looks northward for growth

MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS INC. $105 (New York symbol MSI; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Manufacturing & Industry sector; Shares outstanding: 161.3 million; Market cap: $16.9 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 2.7; Dividend yield: 2.0%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.motorolasolutions. com) makes specialized communications equipment such as radios for police and fire… Read More

Motorola Solutions faces a new risk

MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS INC. $80 (New York symbol MSI; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Manufacturing & Industry sector; Shares outstanding: 166.1 million; Market cap: $13.3 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 2.2; Dividend yield: 2.4%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.motorolasolutions.com) makes radios for police and fire vehicles. It split from cellphone maker… Read More

U.K. acquisition spurs dividend hike

MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS INC. $80 (New York symbol MSI; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Manufacturing & Industry sector; Shares outstanding: 166.0 million; Market cap: $13.3 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 2.3; Dividend yield: 2.4%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.motorolasolutions.com) paid $1.0 billion for Airwave in February 2016. That firm provides two-way… Read More

MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS INC. $67

MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS INC. $67 (New York symbol MSI; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Manufacturing & Industry sector; Shares outstanding: 174.6 million; Market cap: $11.7 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 2.1; Dividend yield: 2.4%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.motorolasolutions.com) split from cellphone maker Motorola in 2011. This firm makes radios for… Read More

High U.S. dollar hits Motorola’s growth

MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS INC. $67 (New York symbol MSI; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Manufacturing & Industry sector; Shares outstanding: 174.6 million; Market cap: $11.7 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 2.1; Dividend yield: 2.4%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.motorolasolutions.com) split from cellphone maker Motorola in 2011. This firm makes radios for… Read More

Updating Motorola Solutions Inc., L Brands Inc. and Ford Motor Co.

MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS INC. $70 (New York symbol MSI; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Manufacturing & Industry sector; Shares outstanding: 176.7 million; Market cap: $12.4 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 2.1; Dividend yield: 2.3%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; www.motorolasolutions.com) is buying Airwave, which provides two-way radio and other communications services to… Read More