Today's Research Report Coverage on Medical Supplies Stocks -- OraSure Technologies, DENTSPLY SIRONA, Baxter Intl., and Glaukos

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NEW YORK, July 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

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and sign up for your free customized report today. Changing demographics, healthcare reform, and product innovation will shape the Medical Instruments and Supplies industry in the coming years, according to an IBISWorld report. The aging population is
expected to have the most significant effect on demand for medical supplies and instruments, as its need for care drives increases in overall public and private health expenditure. This morning, takes a closer look at the most recent performances of these four equities: OraSure Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: OSUR), DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. (NASDAQ: XRAY), Baxter International Inc. (NYSE: BAX), and Glaukos Corp. (NYSE: GKOS). Learn more about these stocks by signing up for their free reports on at:

OraSure Technologies 

On Thursday, shares in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania-based OraSure Technologies Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.06 million shares, which was above their three months average volume of 856,880 shares. The stock ended the session 0.53% higher at $18.81. The Company's shares have surged 22.70% in the last one month, 52.55% over the previous three months, and 114.24% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading 20.38% above its 50-day moving average and 68.28% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of OraSure Technologies, which together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, markets, and sells oral fluid diagnostic products and specimen collection devices in the US, Europe, and internationally, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 74.28.

On July 12th, 2017, OraSure Technologies announced that it has scheduled its regular earnings conference call covering Q2 2017 financial results, Q3 2017 financial guidance, and certain business developments on August 02nd, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. ET. The conference call will be webcast live, and may be accessed under the Investor Relations page of the Company's website.  The free research report on OSUR is available at:


York, Pennsylvania headquartered DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc.'s stock closed the day 0.76% higher at $64.89 with a total trading volume of 773,549 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 2.54% in the past month, 4.68% in the previous three months, and 12.40% since the start of this year. The stock is trading 2.06% and 6.54% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Additionally, shares of DENTSPLY SIRONA, which designs, develops, manufactures, and markets various dental and oral health products, and other consumable healthcare products primarily for the professional dental market worldwide, have an RSI of 58.79.

On June 28th, 2017, DENTSPLY SIRONA announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.0875 per share of common stock, an indicated annual rate of $0.35 per share. The dividend is payable on October 13th, 2017 to holders of record on September 29th, 2017. 

On July 11th, 2017, research firm H.C. Wainwright initiated a 'Buy' rating on the Company's stock, with a target price of $74 per share. The complimentary report on XRAY can be downloaded at:


Shares in Deerfield, Illinois headquartered Baxter International Inc. recorded a trading volume of 1.74 million shares. The stock ended yesterday's trading session 0.03% higher at $61.30. The Company's shares have advanced 5.91% in the past month, 14.52% in the previous three months, and 38.25% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 4.44% and 20.17%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Baxter, which provides a portfolio of renal and hospital products, have an RSI of 63.38.

On June 29th, 2017, Baxter announced that it will host a conference call on July 26th, 2017, at 7:30 a.m. CT to discuss its Q2 2017 financial results. The call will be webcast and will be accessible on the Company's website. Visit us today and download our complete research report on BAX for free at:


San Clemente, California headquartered Glaukos Corp.'s stock finished Thursday's session 0.52% lower at $39.79 with a total trading volume of 347,286 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 16.01% since the start of this year. The stock is trading below its 200-day moving average by 1.17%. Additionally, shares of Glaukos, which focuses on the development and commercialization of products and procedures designed to treat glaucoma, have an RSI of 44.28.

On June 21st, 2017, Glaukos announced that a study of 53 open-angle glaucoma subjects recently published in Clinical & Experimental Ophthalmology showed that the iStent inject® Trabecular Micro-Bypass, combined with topical travoprost, delivered a 35% reduction in mean intraocular pressure (IOP) to 12.9 mm Hg after 18 months of follow-up. The results of the study underscore the viability of using iStent inject, together with a single postoperative prostaglandin medication, to consistently manage IOP to levels in the 15 mm Hg range. Get free access to your technical report on GKOS at:


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