Breakfast Technical Briefing on Medical Equipment Stocks -- Intuitive Surgical, AcelRx Pharma, GenMark Diagnostics, and Lantheus

Monday, November 20, 2017 Medical Gadgets
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NEW YORK, Nov. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- If you want a Stock Review on ISRG, ACRX, GNMK, or LNTH then come over to

and sign up for your free customized report. reexplores the Medical Appliances and Equipment space, which comprises companies that are engaged in the manufacture of medical instruments such as dental and surgical appliances. Equities
in today's lineup are: Intuitive Surgical Inc. (NASDAQ: ISRG), AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ACRX), GenMark Diagnostics Inc. (NASDAQ: GNMK), and Lantheus Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LNTH). Daily Stock Tracker published free research reports on these stocks today at:

Intuitive Surgical

Sunnyvale, California headquartered Intuitive Surgical Inc.'s stock saw a slight correction of 0.34%, finishing last Friday's trading session at $392.48. A total volume of 617,095 shares was traded. The Company's shares have gained 9.80% in the last month, 19.82% over the previous three months, and 85.67% since the start of this year. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 7.95% and 28.24%, respectively. Additionally, shares of Intuitive Surgical, which designs, manufactures, and markets da Vinci surgical systems, and related instruments and accessories, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 72.15.

On October 20th, 2017, research firm Stifel reiterated its 'Buy' rating on the Company's stock with a decrease of the target price from $1100 a share to $400 a share. See our free and comprehensive research report on ISRG at:

AcelRx Pharmaceuticals

Shares in Redwood City, California headquartered AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc. ended at $2.08, rising 1.22% from the last trading session. The stock recorded a trading volume of 687,350 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 18.57% in the past month. The stock is trading 27.55% below its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of AcelRx Pharma, which focuses on the development and commercialization of therapies for the treatment of acute pain, have an RSI of 48.00.  

On November 16th, 2017, AcelRx Pharma reported the publication of a manuscript analyzing sufentanil sublingual tablet 30 mcg for postoperative pain in the peer-reviewed journal, "Pain Medicine." Conclusions of the study highlighted that sufentanil sublingual was effective and well-tolerated for the management of moderate-to-severe acute postoperative pain in an older patient population, many with comorbidities, following a variety of surgical procedures, including knee replacement, open-abdominal surgery, and bunionectomy. ACRX free research report is just a click away at:

GenMark Diagnostics

On Friday, shares in Carlsbad, California headquartered GenMark Diagnostics Inc. recorded a trading volume of 415,855 shares. The stock declined 0.63%, closing the day at $4.77. The Company's shares are trading 40.48% below their 50-day moving average. Additionally, shares of GenMark Diagnostics, which develops and commercializes molecular tests based on its proprietary eSensor electrochemical detection technology, have an RSI of 27.44.  

On November 02nd, 2017, GenMark Diagnostics announced financial results for Q3 ended September 30th, 2017. Revenue was $11.6 million in Q3 2017, operating expenses were $18.9 million, and loss per share was $0.28. The Company ended the quarter with $86.9 million in cash and investments.

On November 03rd, 2017, research firm Needham reiterated its 'Buy' rating on the Company's stock with a decrease of the target price from $15 a share to $11 a share. Sign up for your complimentary report on GNMK at:

Lantheus Holdings

At the close of trading on Friday, shares in North Billerica, Massachusetts headquartered Lantheus Holdings Inc. recorded a trading volume of 372,039 shares. The stock finished the session 2.29% higher at $22.35. The Company's shares have surged 28.45% in the past month, 44.19% in the previous three months, and 159.88% since the start of this year. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 18.56% and 41.31%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Lantheus, which develops, manufactures, and commercializes diagnostic medical imaging agents and products for the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular and other diseases worldwide, have an RSI of 63.32.  

On November 02nd, 2017, research firm Wells Fargo upgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Market Perform' to 'Outperform'.

On November 02nd, 2017, Lantheus reported financial results for its Q3 ended September 30th, 2017. Worldwide revenues for Q3 2017 totaled $79.9 million, net income totaled $8.5 million, and adjusted EBITDA was $22.6 million. The Company has also increased its full-year 2017 worldwide revenue guidance range to $323 million to $325 million as well as its full-year 2017 guidance range for adjusted EBITDA to $86 million to $88 million. Register for free on and download the latest research report on LNTH at:

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