EPS for Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG) Expected At $2.02

June 15, 2018 - By Donald McKee

Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 1.13 in 2018 Q1. Its down 11.35, from 12.48 in 2017Q4. It worsened, as 44 investors sold Intuitive Surgical, Inc. shares while 208 reduced holdings. 89 funds opened positions while 195 raised stakes. 94.20 million shares or 50.91% less from 191.92 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Principal Group Inc holds 0.07% in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) or 166,391 shares. Family Capital Tru Co invested 0.75% of its portfolio in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG). Field And Main Bancorp holds 518 shares. D Scott Neal stated it has 0.02% in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG). Miles Cap Inc invested in 0.21% or 931 shares. Amica Mutual Insur holds 4,899 shares or 0.25% of its portfolio. Thompson Siegel And Walmsley Ltd Liability holds 120 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Citigroup Inc invested 0.11% of its portfolio in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG). Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale owns 64,199 shares or 0.18% of their US portfolio. Liberty Mutual Asset Incorporated has 0.06% invested in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) for 4,458 shares. Hanseatic Mgmt Services Incorporated owns 2,634 shares or 1.04% of their US portfolio. Zeke Advsr Lc has 0.09% invested in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG). Destination Wealth Mgmt accumulated 150 shares or 0% of the stock. Comerica Bancorp reported 0.12% in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG). Retirement System Of Alabama, Alabama-based fund reported 53,648 shares.

Since January 30, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 30 sales for $128.57 million activity. $7.72M worth of Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) was sold by SMITH LONNIE M on Tuesday, January 30. MELTZER MARK J sold $10.39M worth of stock. The insider Myriam Curet sold $113,053. On Wednesday, February 21 Samath Jamie sold $327,358 worth of Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) or 775 shares. Another trade for 7,724 shares valued at $3.20 million was made by GUTHART GARY S on Wednesday, February 7. The insider RUBASH MARK J sold $430,000.

Analysts expect Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) to report $2.02 EPS on July, 19.They anticipate $0.34 EPS change or 20.24 % from last quarter’s $1.68 EPS. ISRG’s profit would be $228.86M giving it 61.33 P/E if the $2.02 EPS is correct. After having $2.44 EPS previously, Intuitive Surgical, Inc.’s analysts see -17.21 % EPS growth. The stock increased 1.03% or $5.05 during the last trading session, reaching $495.52. About 1.06M shares traded or 23.08% up from the average. Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) has risen 50.92% since June 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 38.35% the S&P500.

Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) Ratings Coverage

Among 11 analysts covering Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ:ISRG), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Intuitive Surgical had 22 analyst reports since January 3, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald on Friday, January 26 with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, April 18 by Stifel Nicolaus. RBC Capital Markets maintained Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) on Wednesday, April 18 with “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Thursday, January 25. On Friday, June 1 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Overweight”. The company was maintained on Monday, April 16 by J.P. Morgan. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, January 2 by Canaccord Genuity. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained it with “Buy” rating and $49000 target in Monday, April 9 report. The company was maintained on Friday, January 26 by Canaccord Genuity. As per Tuesday, February 6, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup.

Intuitive Surgical, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets da Vinci surgical systems, and related instruments and accessories. The company has market cap of $56.14 billion. The companyÂ’s da Vinci surgical System translates a surgeonÂ’s natural hand movements, which are performed on instrument controls at a console into corresponding micro-movements of instruments positioned inside the patient through small incisions or ports. It has a 75.64 P/E ratio. The Company’s da Vinci surgical system include surgeonÂ’s consoles, patient-side carts, 3-D vision systems, da Vinci skills simulators, da Vinci Xi integrated table motions, and Firefly fluorescence imaging products that enable surgeons to perform various surgical procedures, including gynecologic, urologic, general, cardiothoracic, and head and neck surgical procedures.

More notable recent Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Intuitive to Begin Direct Operations in India” on May 30, 2018, also Bizjournals.com with their article: “The Funded: Bay Area company’s Aussie IPO plan and more midweek news” published on June 13, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “3 Robotic Stocks That Can Electrify Your Portfolio” on May 31, 2018. More interesting news about Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Market Trends Toward New Normal in Neogen, Intuitive Surgical, IDT, Government Properties Income Trust, Everbridge …” published on June 13, 2018 as well as Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “The Top 20 Stocks of 2018” with publication date: June 12, 2018.

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