1. As of noon trading, Intuitive Surgical ( ISRG) is down $5.12 (-1.4%) to $355.18 on average volume. Thus far, 345,621 shares of Intuitive Surgical exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 616,500 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $353.44-$362.24 after having opened the day at $360.25 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $360.30.

Intuitive Surgical, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets da Vinci surgical systems, and related instruments and accessories. Intuitive Surgical has a market cap of $14.0 billion and is part of the health care sector. Shares are down 6.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Intuitive Surgical a buy, 4 analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Intuitive Surgical as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, deteriorating net income and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Intuitive Surgical Ratings Report now.

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