Barclays Believes Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ: ISRG) Won't Stop Here

Henrietta Strickland
January 13, 2018

The medical equipment provider reported $2.77 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.99 by $0.78. These shares are worth $2,375,700 and were traded at $395.95 each. It has underperformed by 1.19% the S&P500.

Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) traded down $2.33 during trading on Friday, reaching $419.04. (NASDAQ:ISRG). Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt accumulated 0.07% or 709 shares.

Atika Capital Management Llc decreased Liberty Media Corp Delaware stake by 79,000 shares to 50,000 valued at $1.91 million in 2017Q3. Intuitive Surgical Inc now has $46.95B valuation. Koch Industries Inc. now owns 1,388,636 shares of the medical equipment provider's stock worth $1,387,000 after purchasing an additional 1,387,952 shares in the last quarter. In a transaction dated December 01, 2017, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $398.46, raking in a sum of $382,123. It has outperformed by 22.82% the S&P500.

If RVOL is less than 1 it is not In Play on this trading day and Investors may decide not to trade it. Its up 0.45, from 1.11 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 14 investors sold KMG shares while 47 reduced holdings.

The most recent non open market insider trade was completed by SMITH LONNIE M on 12/11/2017, and was a disposition of 30,000 shares with a final price of $0. Rocky Mountain Advisers Ltd Co holds 0.07% or 15 shares.

Several analysts have released their opinion on Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) closed up +0.68 points or 3.19% at $21.99 with 3 mln shares exchanging hands. Northeast Management holds 0.21% or 2,291 shares. Following the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 536 shares in the company, valued at approximately $213,574.56. Wedbush reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and set a $755.00 price target (down from $785.00) on shares of Intuitive Surgical in a research report on Wednesday, October 19th. Envestnet Asset Mngmt stated it has 16,795 shares. Zwj Counsel invested in 509 shares. Vanguard Group Inc reported 3.54 million shares. Moreover, Manning & Napier Advsrs Ltd has 0.33% invested in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG). Woodstock reported 15,482 shares. Schwab Charles Investment Management Incorporated holds 0.11% of its portfolio in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. State Teachers Retirement holds 0.01% or 82,842 shares in its portfolio. (NYSE:KMG). Fny Managed Accounts Ltd Liability Co holds 0.01% or 88 shares in its portfolio.

Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company increased Anthem Inc (ANTM) stake by 84.18% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. 24,900 were reported by Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Investment Corp.

Since August 22, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 13 sales for $25.42 million activity. Also, SVP Curet Myriam sold 262 shares of Intuitive Surgical stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 24th. Shares for $491,450 were sold by MELTZER MARK J. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $2.06 EPS. sell-side analysts expect that Intuitive Surgical will post 7.85 EPS for the current fiscal year. (NASDAQ:ISRG) on Monday, October 23 with "Buy" rating. The stock was sold at an average price of $372.22, for a total value of $2,233,320.00. $121,723 worth of Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) shares were sold by Jimenez Frank R. Long Letitia A sold 650 shares worth $120,790. Wedbush reiterated an "outperform" rating and issued a $353.33 price objective on shares of Intuitive Surgical in a research report on Monday, September 25th. The California-based Spectrum Asset Management (Nb Ca) has invested 0.51% in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. The medical equipment provider reported $2.77 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.99 by $0.78. ISRG's profit will be $214.01 million for 55.47 P/E if the $1.91 EPS becomes a reality. After having $2.55 EPS previously, Intuitive Surgical, Inc.'s analysts see -25.10 % EPS growth. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating, fourteen have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. Therefore 70% are positive.

Analysts await KMG Chemicals, Inc. On Thursday, July 20 the stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with "Hold". The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold" on Thursday, July 13. Canaccord Genuity has "Hold" rating and $87000 target. The firm has "Under Perform" rating by Northland Capital given on Thursday, July 21. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy" on Tuesday, May 30. The firm has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Friday, October 20. Therefore 54% are positive. Benchmark initiated Knowles Corporation (NYSE:KN) on Wednesday, June 29 with "Hold" rating. The company was initiated on Monday, September 28 by BMO Capital Markets. (NASDAQ:ISRG) earned "Neutral" rating by BTIG Research on Friday, April 1. The firm has "Buy" rating by Robert W. Baird given on Thursday, August 10. (NYSE:KMG) to report earnings on March, 12. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $2.06 earnings per share.

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