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Consolidated Investment Analysis for 3M Company  3M Companys (NYSE:MMM)    

Company Description  

3M Company (3M) is a diversified technology company with a global presence in industrial and transportation; health care; consumer and office; safety, security and protection services; display and graphics, and electro and communications. 3M operates in six business segments: Industrial and Transportation; Health Care; Consumer and Office; Safety, Security and Protection Services; Display and Graphics; and Electro and Communications. Its products are sold through numerous distribution channels, including directly to users and through numerous wholesalers, retailers, jobbers, distributors and dealers in a variety of trades in many countries worldwide. In April 2010, the Company acquired a majority stake in the A-One branded consumer and office label business, and related operations. In May 2010, the Company acquired J.R. Phoenix Ltd. In July 2010, 3M Company acquired Dailys Ltd.  Share Statistics  Symbol    Current Price  52wk Range  Avg Vol (3m) 

MMM    84.32    68.96‐91.49  3,880,060 

       

       

EPS    Market Cap  52wk Change  P/E (ttm) 

5.66  60.28B  4.51%  14.91 

Financial Summary

On October 28, 2010, 3M Co reported 3rd quarter 2010 earnings of 1.53 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 14 analysts following the company and exceeded last year's 3rd quarter results by 11.68%. The next earnings announcement is expected on January 24, 2011. 3M Co reported annual 2009 earnings of 4.69 per share on January 28, 2010. The next earnings announcement from 3M Co is expected the week of January 24, 2011. MMM had 3rd quarter 2010 revenues of 6.87bn. This bettered the 6.83bn consensus of the 10 analysts covering the company. This was 2.12% above the prior year's 3rd quarter results. MMM had revenues for the full year 2009 of 23.12bn. This was -8.49% below the prior year's results. 


Analyst Consensus  Buy

Outperform

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Sell

No Opinion

This is the consensus forecast amongst 19 polled investment analysts. Analyst Detail

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The 16 analysts offering 12 month price targets for 3M Co (MMM:NYQ) have a median target of 99.00, with a high estimate of 112.00 and a low estimate of 85.00. The median estimate represents a 17.41% increase from the last price of 84.32. Technical Analysis Chart 

     


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