Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) SVP Mark J. Meltzer Sells 24000 Shares

Wednesday, 14 Mar, 2018

The stock increased 1.14% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $18.62.

Vr Advisory Services Ltd, which manages about $2.52B and $181.55M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Pampa Energia S A (NYSE:PAM) by 341,340 shares to 716,127 shares, valued at $48.58 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) has risen 18.62% since March 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.82% the S&P500.

Continental Advisors Llc increased its stake in Intuitive Surgical Inc (Put) (ISRG) by 150% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Rafferty Asset Management Ltd Com owns 1,506 shares or 0.04% of their U.S. portfolio. The institutional investor held 339 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $355,000, down from 742 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bender Robert & Associates who had been investing in Intuitive Surgical Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $49.63B market cap company. The stock increased 0.39% or $1.72 during the last trading session, reaching $440.67.

Shares of Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ ISRG) traded up $0.52 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $439.47.

Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ:ISRG) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January 25th. It has outperformed by 14.75% the S&P500.

Among 41 analysts covering Diamondback Energy (NASDAQ:FANG), 36 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. After $1.53 actual earnings per share reported by Union Pacific Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 8.50% EPS growth. (NASDAQ:ISRG) on Thursday, January 18 with "Buy" rating. (NYSE:HON) rating on Wednesday, December 13. Intuitive Surgical has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $408.76. The rating was maintained by Roth Capital on Tuesday, October 3 with "Buy". The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, December 14 by Stifel Nicolaus. As per Tuesday, October 31, the company rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital. Deutsche Bank maintained the shares of CVS in report on Wednesday, July 22 with "Hold" rating. Barclays Capital maintained it with "Equalweight" rating and $88 target in Thursday, July 14 report. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with "Underweight" on Wednesday, December 13. The stock of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, September 14 by Robert W. Baird.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.04 in 2017 Q3. Its up 11.44, from 1.04 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 60 investors sold CVS shares while 571 reduced holdings. 64 funds opened positions while 143 raised stakes. Nippon Life Com, Japan-based fund reported 1,625 shares. Sands Capital Mngmt Ltd Liability reported 0% in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Invest House Llc has invested 0.34% of its portfolio in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Shelton Capital Mgmt holds 0.33% or 52,860 shares in its portfolio. Daiwa Sb Invs Limited invested in 0.21% or 810 shares. Amer Intll Grp owns 13,222 shares. 97,538 are held by Capital One Natl Association. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) Limited stated it has 402 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Tiaa Cref Invest Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY). Atalanta Sosnoff Ltd reported 6,570 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Stevens First Principles Advsrs reported 0.07% of its portfolio in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Zwj Inv Counsel Incorporated owns 509 shares or 0.04% of their United States portfolio. Rodgers Brothers holds 4,265 shares. Quantitative Mgmt has 0.07% invested in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY). (NASDAQ:ISRG) by 240.7% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Since February 14, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $874,731 activity. GEHA SAM sold $363,358 worth of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) on Monday, March 5.

Premier Asset Managment Llc, which manages about $445.87 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Chevron Corp New (NYSE:CVX) by 2,765 shares to 3,125 shares, valued at $367,000 in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Therefore 70% are positive.

News articles about Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ:ISRG) have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained Intuitive Surgical, Inc. Also, VP Jamie Samath sold 964 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, January 30th. RBC Capital Markets maintained Honeywell International Inc. On Tuesday, January 30 the stock rating was upgraded by Needham to "Buy". RBC Capital Markets has "Hold" rating and $1000.0 target. The company was maintained on Wednesday, July 20 by Wedbush. (NASDAQ:ISRG). Nicholas Investment Prtn Lp accumulated 3,149 shares or 0.23% of the stock. On Thursday, October 19 the stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with "Hold". The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Tuesday, March 15 by JP Morgan. Bank of America maintained Intuitive Surgical, Inc. Trust Co Of Vermont has invested 0.04% in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, July 20 by Canaccord Genuity. Royal Bank of Canada upped their target price on shares of Intuitive Surgical to $430.00 and gave the company a "sector perform" rating in a research report on Friday, January 26th.

Since October 24, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 21 sales for $65.83 million activity. (NASDAQ:ISRG) shares. 7,500 shares were sold by BARRATT CRAIG H, worth $2.86 million. The business's quarterly revenue was up 17.9% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts predict that Intuitive Surgical will post 7.85 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. 104.84 million shares or 6.40% more from 98.54 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Following the completion of the sale, the chief operating officer now owns 6,159 shares of the company's stock, valued at $2,595,217.83. Its down 0.02, from 0.92 in 2017Q2. 132 funds opened positions while 462 raised stakes. Coldstream Management holds 205 shares. (NASDAQ:FANG) for 3,463 shares. Eads Heald Inv Counsel invested in 0.84% or 16,708 shares. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board has invested 0.17% in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG). The Texas-based Ranger Inv Management Limited Partnership has invested 0.03% in Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) or 12 shares. Corporate insiders own 2.20% of the company's stock. Fdx holds 0.06% in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) for 297,948 shares. State Street has 0.14% invested in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 1,692,967 shares of the medical equipment provider's stock worth $617,831,000 after purchasing an additional 1,078,675 shares during the last quarter. Invesco Ltd accumulated 426,767 shares or 0.16% of the stock. Mackenzie holds 1,740 shares. Columbia Wanger Asset Lc has 0.43% invested in Diamondback Energy, Inc. Sumitomo Mitsui Holdings invested 0.03% in Diamondback Energy, Inc.