Intuitive Surgical, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets da Vinci surgical systems, and related instruments and accessories. The company's da Vinci surgical System translates a surgeon's natural hand movements, which are performed on instrument controls at a console into corresponding micro-movements of instruments positioned inside the patient through small incisions or ports. Its da Vinci surgical system include surgeon's consoles, patient-side carts, 3-D vision systems, da Vinci skills simulators, da Vinci Xi integrated table motions, and Firefly fluorescence imaging products that enable surgeons to perform various surgical procedures, including gynecologic, urologic, general, cardiothoracic, and head and neck surgical procedures. The company also manufactures EndoWrist instruments that include forceps, scissors, electrocautery, scalpels, and other surgical tools, which incorporate wrist joints for natural dexterity for various surgical procedures. In addition, it offers da Vinci Single-Site instruments and accessories that allow surgical systems to work through a single incision; and EndoWrist One vessel sealers that are wristed single-use instruments intended for bipolar coagulation and mechanical transection of vessels up to 7 mm in diameter and tissue bundles that fit in the jaws of the instrument. Further, the company provides EndoWrist stapler, a wristed stapling instrument intended for resection, transection, and/or creation of anastomoses, as well as sells various accessories, including replacement 3-D stereo endoscopes, camera heads, light guides, and other items that facilitate use of the da Vinci system, as well as sterile drapes for ensuring a sterile field during surgery. Intuitive Surgical, Inc. markets its products directly and through distributors in the United States, Europe, Asia, and internationally. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Surgical appliances & supplies
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Equipment
Trailing P/E Ratio63.50
Forward P/E Ratio51.65
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$3.13 billion
Price / Sales16.53
Cash Flow$8.5227 per share
Price / Cash53.57
Book Value$48.60 per share
Price / Book9.39
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$7.19
Net Income$660 million
Return on Equity20.72%
Return on Assets17.70%
Who are Intuitive Surgical's major shareholders?
Intuitive Surgical's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.07%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (2.69%), Edgewood Management LLC (2.12%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.23%), Northern Trust Corp (1.20%) and Franklin Resources Inc. (0.65%). Company insiders that own Intuitive Surgical stock include Alan J Levy, Amal M Johnson, Colin Morales, Craig H Barratt, Curet Myriam, David J Rosa, Gary S Guthart, Jamie Samath, Keith R Leonard, Lonnie M Smith, Mark J Meltzer, Mark J Rubash, Marshall Mohr, Michael A Friedman and Salvatore Brogna. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Intuitive Surgical.
Which institutional investors are selling Intuitive Surgical stock?
ISRG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baillie Gifford & Co., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Columbus Circle Investors, Swiss National Bank, Stevens Capital Management LP, American Century Companies Inc., Teacher Retirement System of Texas and California Public Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Intuitive Surgical company stock in the last year include Alan J Levy, Amal M Johnson, Craig H Barratt, Curet Myriam, David J Rosa, Gary S Guthart, Jamie Samath, Keith R Leonard, Lonnie M Smith, Mark J Meltzer, Mark J Rubash, Marshall Mohr, Michael A Friedman and Salvatore Brogna. View Insider Buying and Selling for Intuitive Surgical.