NYSE:EW - Edwards Lifesciences Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$152.18 -1.72 (-1.12 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$153.90
Today's Range$151.44 - $154.1825
52-Week Range$100.20 - $155.22
Volume1.19 million shs
Average Volume1.36 million shs
Market Capitalization$32.38 billion
P/E Ratio40.05
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.65
Edwards Lifesciences logoEdwards Lifesciences Corporation provides products and technologies to treat structural heart disease and critically ill patients in the United States and internationally. It offers transcatheter heart valve therapy products comprising transcatheter aortic heart valves and related delivery systems for the nonsurgical replacement of heart valves. The company also provides surgical heart valve therapy products, such as pericardial valves for aortic and mitral surgical valve replacement; aortic heart valves; annuloplasty rings and the beating-heart mitral repair systems; and cardiac cannula devices, as well as various procedure-enabling platforms to advance minimally invasive surgery. In addition, it offers critical care products, such as hemodynamic monitoring systems to measure a patient's heart function in surgical and intensive care settings; pulmonary artery catheters; Oximetry Central Venous catheters, as well as clinical monitoring platforms that display a patient's physiological status; and disposable pressure monitoring devices and closed blood sampling systems to protect patients and clinicians from infection. The company distributes its products through direct sales force and independent distributors. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Irvine, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Surgical appliances & supplies
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Equipment
SectorMedical
SymbolNYSE:EW
CUSIP28176E10
Phone949-250-2500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.14
Current Ratio2.07
Quick Ratio1.63

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio40.05
Forward P/E Ratio32.87
P/E Growth2.25

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.44 billion
Price / Sales9.34
Cash Flow$4.2214 per share
Price / Cash36.05
Book Value$13.97 per share
Price / Book10.89

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.80
Net Income$583.60 million
Net Margins17.36%
Return on Equity28.60%
Return on Assets15.89%

Miscellaneous

Employees12,200
Outstanding Shares210,780,000

Edwards Lifesciences (NYSE:EW) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Edwards Lifesciences' stock symbol?

Edwards Lifesciences trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EW."

When did Edwards Lifesciences' stock split? How did Edwards Lifesciences' stock split work?

Edwards Lifesciences's stock split before market open on Monday, December 14th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, November 19th 2015. The newly issued shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell on Friday, December 11th 2015. An investor that had 100 shares of Edwards Lifesciences stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How will Edwards Lifesciences' stock buyback program work?

Edwards Lifesciences declared that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase plan on Thursday, December 7th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Edwards Lifesciences' earnings last quarter?

Edwards Lifesciences Corp (NYSE:EW) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 24th. The medical research company reported $1.22 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.11 by $0.11. The medical research company had revenue of $938 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $936.69 million. Edwards Lifesciences had a net margin of 17.36% and a return on equity of 28.60%. The company's revenue was up 6.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.94 EPS. View Edwards Lifesciences' Earnings History.

When is Edwards Lifesciences' next earnings date?

Edwards Lifesciences is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Edwards Lifesciences.

What guidance has Edwards Lifesciences issued on next quarter's earnings?

Edwards Lifesciences issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, April, 24th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $4.50-$4.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.53. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.5-$3.9 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.85 billion.Edwards Lifesciences also updated its Q2 guidance to $1.05-$1.15 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for EW?

18 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Edwards Lifesciences' shares. Their predictions range from $115.00 to $180.00. On average, they anticipate Edwards Lifesciences' stock price to reach $149.3333 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Edwards Lifesciences.

Are investors shorting Edwards Lifesciences?

Edwards Lifesciences saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 5,610,181 shares, an increase of 62.3% from the April 30th total of 3,456,057 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,266,171 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.4 days. Approximately 2.7% of the company's shares are sold short. View Edwards Lifesciences' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Edwards Lifesciences' key competitors?

Who are Edwards Lifesciences' key executives?

Edwards Lifesciences' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael A. Mussallem, Chairman & CEO (Age 65)
  • Mr. Scott B. Ullem, Corp. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Donald E. Bobo Jr., Corp. VP of Strategy & Corp. Devel. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Larry L. Wood, Corp. VP of Transcatheter Heart Valve (Age 52)
  • Ms. Catherine M. Szyman, Corp. VP of Critical Care (Age 51)

Has Edwards Lifesciences been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about EW stock have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Edwards Lifesciences earned a coverage optimism score of 0.06 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the medical research company an impact score of 46.59 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are Edwards Lifesciences' major shareholders?

Edwards Lifesciences' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.43%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.32%), Northern Trust Corp (1.13%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.06%), Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN (0.98%) and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (0.97%). Company insiders that own Edwards Lifesciences stock include Bernard J Zovighian, Catherine M Szyman, Donald E Bobo Jr, Donald E Bobo, Jr, Dylan Sidoo, Huimin Wang, Jean-Luc M Lemercier, John T Cardis, Kieran Gallahue, Larry L Wood, Michael A Mussallem, Patrick B Verguet, Robert WA Sellers, Schack Wesley W Von, Scott B Ullem and William J Phd Link. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Edwards Lifesciences.

Which institutional investors are selling Edwards Lifesciences stock?

EW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd., WCM Investment Management CA, Sei Investments Co., Blair William & Co. IL, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Schroder Investment Management Group and Swiss National Bank. Company insiders that have sold Edwards Lifesciences company stock in the last year include Catherine M Szyman, Donald E Bobo Jr, Donald E Bobo, Jr, Huimin Wang, Jean-Luc M Lemercier, Larry L Wood, Michael A Mussallem, Robert WA Sellers, Schack Wesley W Von, Scott B Ullem and William J Phd Link. View Insider Buying and Selling for Edwards Lifesciences.

Which institutional investors are buying Edwards Lifesciences stock?

EW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., BlackRock Inc., OppenheimerFunds Inc., Rockefeller Capital Management L.P., Royal Bank of Canada, Chicago Capital LLC, Prudential Financial Inc. and Country Trust Bank. Company insiders that have bought Edwards Lifesciences stock in the last two years include Catherine M Szyman, Dylan Sidoo and Kieran Gallahue. View Insider Buying and Selling for Edwards Lifesciences.

How do I buy shares of Edwards Lifesciences?

Shares of EW can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Edwards Lifesciences' stock price today?

One share of EW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $152.18.

How big of a company is Edwards Lifesciences?

Edwards Lifesciences has a market capitalization of $32.38 billion and generates $3.44 billion in revenue each year. The medical research company earns $583.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.80 on an earnings per share basis. Edwards Lifesciences employs 12,200 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Edwards Lifesciences?

Edwards Lifesciences' mailing address is ONE EDWARDS WAY, IRVINE CA, 92614. The medical research company can be reached via phone at 949-250-2500 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Edwards Lifesciences (EW)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  874 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  637 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,511
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Edwards Lifesciences and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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