|Bid||66.260 x 200|
|Ask||66.280 x 100|
|Day's Range||65.810 - 66.810|
|52 Week Range||51.390 - 72.580|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||51.54|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.64 (0.96%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Dentsply Sirona (XRAY) updated its estimates and assumptions during fiscal 2Q17 and underwent an annual impairment test of goodwill. According to company estimates, the goodwill charges associated with some of its technologies segment businesses, including CAD-CAM imaging and its treatment center, came from impairment. The company recorded nearly $1.1 billion in goodwill impairment charges in 2Q17 and $581 million in 4Q17, for a total of ~$1.67 billion in fiscal 2017. Meanwhile, the company undertook an annual impairment assessment of indefinite-lived intangible assets.
Mallinckrodt (MNK) shares gained as the company beat both earnings and revenue estimates in the fourth quarter as Inomax sales revived somewhat.
Abiomed (ABMD) is strategically focused on the market penetration of the company’s family of Impella heart pumps. The Impella device portfolio consists of Impella 2.5, Impella CP, Impella RP, Impella LD, and Impella 5.0 devices. To this end, Abiomed discontinued the sale of its AB5000 device used for heart surgery.
Abiomed (ABMD) is a supplier of mechanical circulatory support devices and offers a continuum of care to heart failure patients. Abiomed develops, manufactures, and commercializes products designed to improve the blood flow and perform the pumping function of the heart. Of the ten analysts covering Abiomed (ABMD) in February 2018, five analysts have given the stock a “strong buy” rating, three analysts have given it a “buy” rating, while two analysts have given it a “hold” rating.
When Baxter International Inc (NYSE:BAX) released its most recent earnings update (31 December 2017), I compared it against two factor: its historical earnings track record, and the performance of itsRead More...
Baxter International Inc (NYSE:BAX) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2017.
Headquartered in Lawrence, Massachusetts, NxStage Medical (NXTM) is a medical technology company with a focus on developing, manufacturing, and marketing innovative products targeted at patients suffering from chronic or acute kidney failure. The company also operates NxStage kidney care dialysis centers, which treat end-stage renal disease (or ESRD) patients. NxStage Medical’s primary product is System One, which is capable of delivering the therapeutic flexibility and clinical benefits of traditional dialysis machines in a smaller, portable, and easy-to-use format.
What Can Investors Expect from Becton Dickinson in Fiscal 2018? Becton Dickinson (BDX) announced its fiscal 2018 guidance, which includes the company’s recently acquired Bard business, during the company’s 1Q18 earnings release. BD expects to register adjusted diluted EPS (earnings per share) of $10.85 to $11, which represents YoY (year-over-year) growth of 15% to 16%.
What Can Investors Expect from Becton Dickinson in Fiscal 2018? Becton Dickinson (BDX) released its 1Q18 earnings results on February 6, 2018. For detailed information on the earnings results, read Becton Dickinson’s Fiscal 1Q18 Results Beat Analyst Estimates.