DexCom, Inc. (NASDAQ:DXCM) – Analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies issued their FY2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for DexCom in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, November 18th. Piper Jaffray Companies analyst J. Mckim forecasts that the medical device company will post earnings of $1.25 per share for the year. Piper Jaffray Companies has a “Overweight” rating on the stock. Piper Jaffray Companies also issued estimates for DexCom’s Q4 2019 earnings at $0.55 EPS, Q1 2020 earnings at $0.11 EPS, Q2 2020 earnings at $0.24 EPS, Q3 2020 earnings at $0.71 EPS, Q4 2020 earnings at $0.71 EPS, FY2020 earnings at $1.78 EPS, Q1 2021 earnings at $0.23 EPS, Q2 2021 earnings at $0.40 EPS, Q3 2021 earnings at $0.97 EPS and FY2021 earnings at $2.60 EPS.
DexCom (NASDAQ:DXCM) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 6th. The medical device company reported $0.65 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.45. DexCom had a negative net margin of 12.68% and a positive return on equity of 16.16%. The company had revenue of $396.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $348.99 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.17 EPS. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 48.6% on a year-over-year basis.
Shares of DexCom stock opened at $221.33 on Thursday. The company has a 50 day moving average of $167.84 and a 200-day moving average of $151.11. The company has a market cap of $19.07 billion, a PE ratio of 737.77 and a beta of 0.64. DexCom has a 1-year low of $105.05 and a 1-year high of $223.25. The company has a current ratio of 5.63, a quick ratio of 5.26 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.41.
A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of DXCM. Cortina Asset Management LLC bought a new position in shares of DexCom in the second quarter valued at $263,000. Sanders Morris Harris LLC bought a new position in shares of DexCom in the second quarter valued at $759,000. Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC bought a new position in shares of DexCom in the second quarter valued at $479,000. Chicago Capital LLC lifted its stake in shares of DexCom by 1.2% in the second quarter. Chicago Capital LLC now owns 194,673 shares of the medical device company’s stock valued at $29,170,000 after buying an additional 2,357 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Patten & Patten Inc. TN lifted its stake in shares of DexCom by 17.4% in the second quarter. Patten & Patten Inc. TN now owns 13,708 shares of the medical device company’s stock valued at $2,054,000 after buying an additional 2,035 shares in the last quarter. 98.21% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
In related news, EVP Richard Doubleday sold 2,016 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, August 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $175.14, for a total transaction of $353,082.24. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 72,570 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $12,709,909.80. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, Director Nicholas Augustinos sold 1,208 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, September 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $145.49, for a total transaction of $175,751.92. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders have sold 95,222 shares of company stock worth $14,846,206. 0.88% of the stock is owned by insiders.
DexCom Company Profile
DexCom, Inc, a medical device company, focuses on the design, development, and commercialization of continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) systems in the United States and internationally. The company offers its systems for ambulatory use by people with diabetes; and for use by healthcare providers. Its products include DexCom G6, a CGM system for diabetes management; DexCom G5 mobile CGM system to communicate directly to patient's mobile device; DexCom G4 PLATINUM system for continuous use by adults with diabetes; and DexCom Share, a remote monitoring system.
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