|Bid||731.14 x 800|
|Ask||736.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||726.00 - 735.37|
|52 Week Range||360.50 - 792.54|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.98|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||83.14|
|Earnings Date||Jan 21, 2021 - Jan 25, 2021|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||730.31|
Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ: ISRG) and Align Technology (NASDAQ: ALGN) are on the cutting edge of their respective fields. Given the toll of the coronavirus pandemic, however, these two companies are facing significantly different growth trajectories in the next few years, making one of them a much better buy than the other. Most people may not trust a robot, but they'd probably trust a human surgeon equipped with a few robotic tools, and that's where Intuitive comes in.
Growth investors can capitalize on these technological tailwinds that will keep going long after a vaccine is available.
With safe and efficacious vaccines just on the horizon, these healthcare stocks will get a boost as life returns to normal.