What Is the Stock Symbol and Historical Performance for John Deere?

What Is the Stock Symbol and Historical Performance for John Deere?

The New York Stock Exchange symbol for John Deere is DE. The average price of a single stock between the years 2005 and 2015 is $67.19, according to Wolfram Alpha. During this time, the highest stock price was $99.24, in April 2011, and its lowest was $24.83, in March 2009.

Wolfram Alpha reports John Deere's market cap at $31.84 billion, with revenues of $34.8 billion. The financial service reports five-year returns of John Deere stocks priced at 82.07 percent. The annual earnings per share of John Deere stock is $8.00, based on the last close price, annual number of employees and trailing 12-month totals as of May 2015.

The mean score of 15 financial analysts indicate John Deere stock to be a hold as of May 2015. Between the years of 2010 and 2012, it was a strong buy. Earnings per share peaked in 2014 as the stock stayed relatively constant, while increasing numbers of analysts considered the stock a sell. Earnings per share were lowest in 2005 and 2009. Daily return analysis shows the highest percentage, 0.04 percent, for 250-day returns, while the bell curve of single-day returns remains neatly at 0.01 percent, the same percentage for five-day returns, 20-day returns and 50-day returns.