3. As of noon trading, St Jude Medical ( STJ) is up $0.38 (0.8%) to $48.79 on light volume. Thus far, 423,277 shares of St Jude Medical exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $48.21-$48.83 after having opened the day at $48.33 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $48.41. St. Jude Medical, Inc. develops, manufactures, and distributes cardiovascular and implantable neurostimulation medical devices worldwide. It operates in two divisions, Cardiovascular and Ablation Technologies, and Implantable Electronic Systems. St Jude Medical has a market cap of $13.6 billion and is part of the health care sector. Shares are up 32.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 11 analysts that rate St Jude Medical a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates St Jude Medical as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, increase in net income, notable return on equity, growth in earnings per share and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full St Jude Medical Ratings Report now. 3x UPSIDE POTENTIAL: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.