Investors purchased shares of Fortive Corp (NYSE:FTV) on weakness during trading hours on Friday. $106.42 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $27.42 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $79.00 million into the stock. Of all equities tracked, Fortive Corp had the 11th highest net in-flow for the day. Fortive Corp traded down ($0.44) for the day and closed at $48.21

Several research firms recently weighed in on FTV. Sanford C. Bernstein began coverage on shares of Fortive Corp in a research report on Friday, June 24th. They set an “outperform” rating for the company. Cowen and Company began coverage on shares of Fortive Corp in a research report on Friday, July 1st. They set a “market perform” rating and a $46.00 price target for the company. William Blair restated a “market perform” rating on shares of Fortive Corp in a research report on Thursday, July 7th. Morgan Stanley began coverage on shares of Fortive Corp in a research report on Tuesday, July 5th. They set an “overweight” rating and a $55.00 price target for the company. Finally, Robert W. Baird began coverage on shares of Fortive Corp in a research report on Friday, July 8th. They set a “neutral” rating and a $52.00 price target for the company. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. Fortive Corp currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $52.57.

The company’s 50 day moving average price is $0.00 and its 200-day moving average price is $0.00.

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