You know that you can count on them for leadership in their market and earnings growth. Here, I'll focus on three companies that stand out for their strong market positions: a biotech company and a medical device company that each dominate their fields, and a pharmaceutical player on the way to winning in market share. Vertex Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: VRTX) is the worldwide leader in cystic fibrosis (CF) treatment.
In the latest trading session, Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG) closed at $222.58, marking a +1.92% move from the previous day.
Medical-devices giant Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ: ISRG) is one of the more prominent companies in its industry. The healthcare giant owes this performance to its robotic-assisted surgery (RAS) device, the da Vinci System. What could go wrong for Intuitive Surgical?