3. As of noon trading, Zimmer Holdings ( ZMH) is down $1.03 (-1.4%) to $75.03 on heavy volume Thus far, 1.4 million shares of Zimmer Holdings exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $73.66-$75.71 after having opened the day at $75.50 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $76.06. Zimmer Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the design, development, manufacture, and marketing of orthopedic reconstructive devices, spinal and trauma devices, biologics, dental implants, and related surgical products in the Americas, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. Zimmer Holdings has a market cap of $12.9 billion and is part of the health care sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.8, equal to the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 14.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 12 analysts that rate Zimmer Holdings a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 15 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Zimmer Holdings as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, attractive valuation levels, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Zimmer Holdings Ratings Report now. It's Official: Action Alerts PLUS beats the S&P 500 with Dividends Reinvested! Cramer and Link were up 16.72% in 2012. Were you? See what they are trading for 14-days FREE
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