|Bid||0.00 x 800|
|Ask||0.00 x 800|
|Day's range||236.63 - 240.79|
|52-week range||186.83 - 369.69|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||1.29|
|PE ratio (TTM)||62.43|
|Forward dividend & yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y target est||N/A|
Warren Buffett once said that his "favorite holding period is forever." However, there are plenty of stocks that he doesn't even hold for five years. Why doesn't the legendary investor always live up to his ideal? Things change.
Shares of Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ: ISRG) are down 33% this year, but none of the company's strengths are in any way diminished, and that means it's ripe for purchase on the dip. That means each sequencer sold implies a future trail of revenue that could last for years.
Healthcare is generally a safe place to invest. Year to date, the Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund has only fallen 7% while the S&P 500 has declined by 14%. A couple of promising trends suggest this pattern could continue for the foreseeable future.