Varian Medical Systems Company Profile (NYSE:VAR)

About Varian Medical Systems

Varian Medical Systems logoVarian Medical Systems, Inc. is a manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy and brachytherapy medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy and brachytherapy. The Company also has Varian Particle Therapy (VPT) and the operations of the Ginzton Technology Center (GTC). Its VPT business develops, designs, manufactures, sells and services products and systems for delivering proton therapy, another form of external beam radiotherapy using proton beams for the treatment of cancer. Its ProBeam system is capable of delivering intensity modulated proton therapy (IMPT) using pencil beam scanning technology. Its ProBeam Compact is a single room proton therapy product.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Medical Appliances & Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Equipment
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: VAR
  • CUSIP: 92220P10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $83.54
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $84.96
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $91.50
  • 52-Week Range: $66.86 - $93.97
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.79
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.59
  • P/E Growth: 2.40
  • Market Cap: $7.81B
  • Outstanding Shares: 93,466,000
  • Beta: 0.69
  • Net Margins: 10.35%
  • Return on Equity: 24.63%
  • Return on Assets: 11.17%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.16%
  • Current Ratio: 1.59%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.15%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.09)
Consensus Price Target: $90.55 (7.76% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/8/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$102.00 -> $88.00View Rating Details
2/6/2017AegisInitiated CoverageHold$85.00View Rating Details
1/27/2017Barrington ResearchBoost Price TargetOutperform$98.00 -> $102.00View Rating Details
1/26/2017Evercore ISIDowngradeHold -> Sell$81.50View Rating Details
1/23/2017RBC Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$91.00 -> $93.00View Rating Details
1/23/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$91.00 -> $93.00View Rating Details
10/31/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/28/2016Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral$91.00 -> $99.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$80.00 -> $86.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$84.00 -> $88.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Brean CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$87.00 -> $90.00View Rating Details
10/20/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutral$95.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details
9/28/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> Sell$83.00 -> $76.00View Rating Details
6/18/2015Dougherty & CoInitiated CoverageBuy$105.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2016Q4112$1.34$1.38$880.29 million$912.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q316$1.17$1.22$779.90 million$789.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q216$1.08$1.09$769.56 million$758.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2016Q116$0.94$0.99$748.01 million$757.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q4$1.10$1.04$813.18 million$817.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q3$1.10$1.13$810.41 million$784.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q215$1.00$1.05$799.66 million$759.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q115$0.87$0.99$720.83 million$737.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2014Q415$1.21$1.02$812.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q314$1.09$1.08$767.52 million$747.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q4112$1.03$1.04$772.84 million$779.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/22/2014Q3112$0.90$0.91$718.23 million$712.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q3112$1.12$1.08$779.02 million$770.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q3 2013$1.01$1.03$749.01 million$726.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q2 2013$1.02$1.04$758.02 million$768.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/23/2013Q1 2013$0.87$0.86$676.15 million$678.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$1.03$1.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.94$0.96ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.96$0.96ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2012$0.75$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.97$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.83$0.83ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.85$0.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2011$0.73$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.88 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.29 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$1.08$1.16$1.12
Q2 20163$1.11$1.16$1.13
Q3 20162$1.17$1.18$1.18
Q4 20162$1.32$1.35$1.34
Q1 20172$1.04$1.06$1.05
Q2 20172$0.91$1.08$1.00
Q3 20172$0.99$1.19$1.09
Q4 20172$1.17$1.39$1.28
Q1 20181$0.96$0.96$0.96
Q2 20181$1.05$1.05$1.05
Q3 20181$1.18$1.18$1.18
Q4 20181$1.31$1.31$1.31
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.91%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.79%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/5/2017Dow R WilsonInsiderSell13,334$88.74$1,183,259.16View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016John W KuoSVPSell1,267$90.33$114,448.11View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016Dow R WilsonInsiderSell10,000$90.03$900,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016Dow R WilsonInsiderSell10,000$90.59$905,900.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2016Timothy E GuertinDirectorSell4,000$90.32$361,280.00View SEC Filing  
10/20/2016John W KuoSVPSell21,266$103.70$2,205,284.20View SEC Filing  
10/5/2016Dow R WilsonInsiderSell10,000$99.44$994,400.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Elisha W FinneyCFOSell4,668$98.87$461,525.16View SEC Filing  
9/15/2016John W KuoSVPSell4,073$95.47$388,849.31View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Elisha W FinneyCFOSell9,000$96.95$872,550.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2016Dow R WilsonInsiderSell10,000$96.08$960,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2016Elisha W FinneyCFOSell2,000$95.82$191,640.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016Dow R WilsonInsiderSell10,000$95.14$951,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Clarence R VerhoefSVPSell9,483$94.88$899,747.04View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Elisha W FinneyCFOSell25,334$94.90$2,404,196.60View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Timothy E. GuertinDirectorSell4,000$94.88$379,520.00View SEC Filing  
7/5/2016Dow R WilsonCEOSell10,000$82.08$820,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2016Dow R WilsonCEOSell10,000$78.27$782,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Ruediger Naumann-EtienneDirectorSell1,000$84.83$84,830.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Mark R LaretDirectorSell1,545$83.48$128,976.60View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Timothy E. GuertinDirectorSell4,000$81.55$326,200.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2016Elisha W FinneyCFOSell4,000$85.95$343,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/18/2016Clarence R VerhoefSVPSell2,500$85.00$212,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2016Dow R WilsonCEOSell45,650$78.86$3,599,959.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2016Ruediger Naumann-EtienneDirectorSell428$77.99$33,379.72View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Timothy E. GuertinDirectorSell4,000$79.47$317,880.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Elisha W. FinneyCFOSell2,454$78.59$192,859.86View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Dow R. WilsonCEOSell9,000$80.00$720,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015R Andrew EckertDirectorSell3,000$81.67$245,010.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Elisha W. FinneyCFOSell2,334$80.90$188,820.60View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Dow R. WilsonCEOSell18,000$80.26$1,444,680.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2015Dow R. WilsonCEOSell9,000$80.05$720,450.00View SEC Filing  
7/6/2015Dow R WilsonCEOSell9,000$85.80$772,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2015Elisha W FinneyCFOSell2,000$85.95$171,900.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015Timothy E GuertinDirectorSell25,000$84.20$2,105,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2015Dow R WilsonCEOSell9,000$86.29$776,610.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015Elisha W FinneyCFOSell2,000$85.99$171,980.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015Timothy E GuertinDirectorSell25,000$86.08$2,152,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015Dow R WilsonCEOSell9,000$86.64$779,760.00View SEC Filing  
4/17/2015Dow R WilsonCEOSell18,760$93.63$1,756,498.80View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Elisha W FinneyCFOSell5,000$92.76$463,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Timothy E GuertinDirectorSell25,000$92.76$2,319,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2015Dow R WilsonCEOSell18,759$94.44$1,771,599.96View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Kolleen T KennedyEVPSell1,972$95.00$187,340.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Timothy E GuertinDirectorSell4,000$93.50$374,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Elisha W FinneyCFOSell5,000$93.44$467,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Timothy E GuertinDirectorSell50,000$93.48$4,674,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Elisha W FinneyCFOSell1,326$92.97$123,278.22View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Mark R LaretDirectorSell10,000$92.32$923,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Venkatraman ThyagarajanDirectorSell10,000$92.71$927,100.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Dow R WilsonCEOSell60,000$91.78$5,506,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Elisha W FinneyCFOSell6,667$91.79$611,963.93View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015John W KuoSVPSell3,490$92.04$321,219.60View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Ruediger Naumann-EtienneDirectorSell10,000$91.87$918,700.00View SEC Filing  
1/5/2015Timothy E GuertinDirectorSell50,000$86.27$4,313,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015Elisha W FinneyCFOSell15,000$87.05$1,305,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014Timothy E GuertinDirectorSell105,000$86.67$9,100,350.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Elisha W FinneyCFOSell21,000$88.72$1,863,120.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Elisha W FinneyCFOSell2,930$88.24$258,543.20View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Elisha W FinneyCFOSell1,837$87.71$161,123.27View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Kolleen T KennedySVPSell1,242$85.79$106,551.18View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014Ruediger Naumann-EtienneDirectorSell5,000$85.31$426,550.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Elisha W FinneyCFOSell25,000$83.82$2,095,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Timothy E GuertinDirectorSell80,000$83.72$6,697,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014Elisha W FinneyCFOSell10,000$83.95$839,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/27/2014Kolleen T KennedySVPSell1,240$81.00$100,440.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Elisha W FinneyCFOSell15,000$79.98$1,199,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014John W KuoSVPSell605$85.82$51,921.10View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Elisha W FinneyCFOSell20,000$85.18$1,703,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014Venkatraman ThyagarajanDirectorSell5,000$84.25$421,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Elisha W FinneyCFOSell5,000$83.95$419,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Elisha W FinneyCFOSell15,000$81.66$1,224,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Timothy E GuertinDirectorSell80,000$81.69$6,535,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/9/2014John W KuoSVPSell582$85.00$49,470.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Elisha W FinneyCFOSell20,000$83.86$1,677,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/23/2014John W KuoSVPSell1,745$85.00$148,325.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2014Kolleen T KennedySVPSell1,416$82.42$116,706.72View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Elisha W FinneyCFOSell10,000$82.35$823,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Kolleen KennedySVPSell1,417$81.96$116,137.32View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Elisha FinneyCFOSell10,000$78.99$789,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Timothy GuertinDirectorSell80,000$78.98$6,318,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2014Kolleen T KennedySVPSell640$72.15$46,176.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Elisha FinneyCFOSell10,000$83.97$839,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014Clarence VerhoefSVPSell1,140$84.70$96,558.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014Kolleen KennedySVPSell1,417$84.39$119,580.63View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Timothy GuertinDirectorSell80,000$84.05$6,724,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Elisha FinneyCFOSell10,000$83.41$834,100.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Mark LaretDirectorSell1,411$84.06$118,608.66View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Kolleen KennedySVPSell1,416$80.59$114,115.44View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014R Andrew EckertDirectorSell5,887$80.52$474,021.24View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014Elisha FinneyCFOSell10,000$79.34$793,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014Timothy GuertinDirectorSell27,000$79.34$2,142,180.00View SEC Filing  
1/31/2014Susan BostromDirectorSell18,900$81.50$1,540,350.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014Elisha FinneyCFOSell24,321$77.69$1,889,498.49View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014Richard LevyDirectorSell20,000$77.68$1,553,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/30/2013John KuoSVPSell3,027$77.08$233,321.16View SEC Filing  
12/23/2013Clarence VerhoefSVPSell1,297$76.13$98,740.61View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Dow WilsonCEOSell95,000$79.09$7,513,550.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Robert KlugeSVPSell12,932$80.00$1,034,560.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Elisha FinneyCFOSell10,000$79.04$790,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Richard LevyDirectorSell20,000$79.04$1,580,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Robert KlugeSVPSell9,889$79.00$781,231.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2013Kolleen KennedySVPSell9,307$78.00$725,946.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Kolleen KennedySVPSell2,972$75.49$224,356.28View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013Elisha FinneyCFOSell1,617$74.83$121,000.11View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Elisha FinneyCFOSell5,000$74.95$374,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Elisha W FinneyCFOSell5,000$72.27$361,350.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Richard M LevyDirectorSell20,000$72.27$1,445,400.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2013Robert KlugeSVPSell13,889$78.00$1,083,342.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2013Robert KlugeSVPSell13,871$77.00$1,068,067.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2013Kolleen KennedySVPSell1,247$76.00$94,772.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Elisha FinneyCFOSell16,334$74.95$1,224,233.30View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Kolleen KennedySVPSell2,562$75.00$192,150.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Elisha W FinneyCFOSell23,666$74.95$1,773,766.70View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Elisha FinneyCFOSell5,000$70.95$354,750.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Richard LevyDirectorSell20,000$70.95$1,419,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Kolleen KennedySVPSell2,400$73.50$176,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Elisha W FinneyCFOSell5,000$72.81$364,050.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013R Andrew EckertDirectorSell1,375$72.93$100,278.75View SEC Filing  
7/19/2013John W KuoSVPSell1,817$72.00$130,824.00View SEC Filing  
7/17/2013Richard M LevyDirectorSell20,000$70.00$1,400,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/16/2013Elisha W FinneyCFOSell5,000$69.95$349,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013Elisha W FinneyCFOSell5,000$69.95$349,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013Richard M LevyDirectorSell20,000$70.00$1,400,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Timothy E GuertinDirectorSell27,000$68.81$1,857,870.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Elisha W FinneyCFOSell2,313$69.86$161,586.18View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Elisha W FinneyCFOSell5,000$69.95$349,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013John W KuoSVPSell1,112$70.00$77,840.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Richard M LevyDirectorSell20,000$70.00$1,400,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/14/2013John W KuoSVPSell1,111$71.05$78,936.55View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Kolleen T KennedySVPSell1,900$64.00$121,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2012Elisha W FinneyCFOSell4,000$59.95$239,800.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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What is Varian Medical Systems' stock symbol?

Varian Medical Systems trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VAR."

Where is Varian Medical Systems' stock going? Where will Varian Medical Systems' stock price be in 2017?

11 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Varian Medical Systems' shares. Their predictions range from $81.50 to $102.00. On average, they expect Varian Medical Systems' stock price to reach $90.55 in the next twelve months.

When will Varian Medical Systems announce their earnings?

Varian Medical Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April, 25th 2017.

What are analysts saying about Varian Medical Systems stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Varian Medical Systems stock:

  • Jefferies Group LLC analysts commented, "We hosted VAR CEO and CFO for a lunch. Key takeaways: 1) VREX spin process was all inclusive; 2) F17 RemainCo outlook calls for HSD EPS growth; 3) RadOnc outlook stable on multiple fronts near and long-term; 3) next-gen linac expected in 2H17; 5) aim is to double Software in 5-years; 6) proton stable postCTCL with glimmers of light in tunnel; and 7) at least $1.0bn in debt capacity for M&A. We are publishing revised stand-alone estimates and PT of $88." (2/8/2017)
  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "Varian's oncology business growth prospects remain impressive. Notably, the company is addressing both the tier 1 and mid-tier markets through its Edge, Truebeam and VitalBeam products. The company is also winning contracts, not only in the Americas but also in the international markets, which is a huge positive. Meanwhile, estimates for the current quarter are stable before the company’s fourth quarter earnings release, for the last two months. On the flip side, increasing local competition is the primary headwind. Moreover, the Imaging Components business spin-off will remain an overhang on the stock, at least in the near term." (10/25/2016)

Who owns Varian Medical Systems stock?

Varian Medical Systems' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (6.82%), State Street Corp (4.56%), Janus Capital Management LLC (3.88%), Fiera Capital Corp (2.28%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (1.50%) and Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN (0.85%). Company insiders that own Varian Medical Systems stock include Clarence R Verhoef, Dow R Wilson, Elisha W Finney, John W Kuo, Kolleen T Kennedy, Mark R Laret, R Andrew Eckert, Ruediger Naumann-Etienne and Timothy E Guertin.

Who sold Varian Medical Systems stock? Who is selling Varian Medical Systems stock?

Varian Medical Systems' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Columbia Wanger Asset Management LLC, Employees Retirement System of Texas, Aviva PLC, Oxford Asset Management, Credit Agricole S A, Cipher Capital LP, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C and Martingale Asset Management L P. Company insiders that have sold Varian Medical Systems stock in the last year include Clarence R Verhoef, Dow R Wilson, Elisha W Finney, John W Kuo, Mark R Laret, Ruediger Naumann-Etienne and Timothy E Guertin.

Who bought Varian Medical Systems stock? Who is buying Varian Medical Systems stock?

Varian Medical Systems' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Capital Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Fiera Capital Corp, Asset Management One Co. Ltd., State Street Corp, Guggenheim Capital LLC and Fiduciary Management Inc. WI.

How do I buy Varian Medical Systems stock?

Shares of Varian Medical Systems can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Varian Medical Systems stock cost?

One share of Varian Medical Systems stock can currently be purchased for approximately $84.03.

Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) Chart for Thursday, February, 23, 2017

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Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by Staff