4. As of noon trading, Varian Medical Systems ( VAR) is up $0.74 (1.0%) to $76.33 on average volume. Thus far, 486,805 shares of Varian Medical Systems exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 750,100 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $75.58-$76.60 after having opened the day at $75.74 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $75.59. Varian Medical Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, sells, and services medical devices and software for treating cancer with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy, and brachytherapy worldwide. Varian Medical Systems has a market cap of $8.1 billion and is part of the health care sector. Shares are up 6.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Varian Medical Systems a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Varian Medical Systems 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, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Varian Medical Systems 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.