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Jeff Auxier Comments on Zimmer Biomet

- By Holly LaFon

Zimmer Biomet (ZBH) specializes in knee and hip replacements while also providing a variety of other joint replacements. With the obesity rate in the United States over 30% and the number of Americans over 65 nearing 50 million, the demand for joint replacements will continue to grow. Zimmer Biomet is trading at a discount with a forward price-to-earnings ratio of under 15x. They had over $1.3 billion in free cash flow in 2018.

From Jeff Auxier (Trades, Portfolio)'s first-quarter 2019 Auxier Focus Fund shareholder letter.
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