Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) VP Jamie Samath sold 260 shares of Intuitive Surgical stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, April 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $500.00, for a total value of $130,000.00. Following the sale, the vice president now directly owns 278 shares in the company, valued at $139,000. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.
Jamie Samath also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Tuesday, February 19th, Jamie Samath sold 228 shares of Intuitive Surgical stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $544.00, for a total value of $124,032.00.
- On Thursday, February 21st, Jamie Samath sold 2,236 shares of Intuitive Surgical stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $547.36, for a total value of $1,223,896.96.
- On Tuesday, January 29th, Jamie Samath sold 458 shares of Intuitive Surgical stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $500.03, for a total value of $229,013.74.
ISRG stock traded up $7.72 during trading on Wednesday, hitting $508.14. The company had a trading volume of 1,316,681 shares, compared to its average volume of 778,887. Intuitive Surgical, Inc. has a 12 month low of $429.04 and a 12 month high of $589.32. The stock has a market capitalization of $57.73 billion, a PE ratio of 53.54, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 4.15 and a beta of 1.10.
A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Field & Main Bank acquired a new stake in Intuitive Surgical during the 1st quarter worth $343,000. Altman Advisors Inc. acquired a new stake in Intuitive Surgical during the 1st quarter worth $905,000. JGP Global Gestao de Recursos Ltda. acquired a new stake in Intuitive Surgical during the 1st quarter worth $243,000. Ellis Investment Partners LLC acquired a new stake in Intuitive Surgical during the 1st quarter worth $34,000. Finally, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. grew its holdings in Intuitive Surgical by 75.5% during the 1st quarter. Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. now owns 9,446 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock worth $5,390,000 after acquiring an additional 4,063 shares during the period. 84.91% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.
A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Intuitive Surgical from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, April 11th. Cantor Fitzgerald set a $620.00 target price on shares of Intuitive Surgical and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, April 4th. Deutsche Bank assumed coverage on shares of Intuitive Surgical in a research note on Monday, April 1st. They issued a “buy” rating and a $630.00 target price for the company. Raymond James lifted their target price on shares of Intuitive Surgical from $600.00 to $630.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Monday, April 1st. Finally, BidaskClub cut shares of Intuitive Surgical from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 16th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and fourteen have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $578.94.
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About Intuitive Surgical
Intuitive Surgical, Inc designs, manufactures, and markets da Vinci surgical systems, and related instruments and accessories. Its da Vinci Surgical System transforms the surgeon's natural hand movements outside the body into corresponding micro-movements inside the patient's body. The company's da Vinci Surgical System include surgeon'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.
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