NEW YORK, February 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
On Thursday, February 16, 2017, the NASDAQ Composite and the S&P 500 edged lower at the closing bell, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average continued its bullish streak above the 20,000 benchmark. Moreover, five out of nine sectors ended Thursday's trading session in bearish territories. Taking into consideration yesterday's market sentiment, Stock-Callers.com assessed the following Medical Appliances & Equipment equities this morning: Smith & Nephew PLC (NYSE: SNN), ABIOMED Inc. (NASDAQ: ABMD), Nevro Corporation (NYSE: NVRO), and Steris PLC (NYSE: STE). Download the free research reports on these stocks today:
Smith & Nephew
London, the UK headquartered Smith & Nephew PLC's stock finished Thursday's session 0.13% higher at $30.66 with a total volume of 584,897 shares traded. Over the last one month and the previous three months, Smith & Nephew's shares have advanced 0.95% and 11.49%, respectively. The Company's shares are trading above its 50-day moving average by 1.93%. Shares of Smith & Nephew, which develops, manufactures, markets, and sells medical technology products and services worldwide, are trading at a PE ratio of 17.45. Moreover, the stock has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 56.49.
On January 19th, 2017, research firm HSBC Securities initiated a 'Hold' rating on the Company's stock. See our free and comprehensive research report on SNN at:
Danvers, Massachusetts headquartered ABIOMED Inc.'s stock advanced 3.28%, to close the day at $114.25. The stock recorded a trading volume of 725,334 shares, which was above its three months average volume of 454,110 shares. ABIOMED's shares have gained 0.87% in the last one month, 2.38% in the previous three months, and 43.69% in the past one year. The Company's shares are trading 1.64% and 1.14% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Shares of the Company, which engages in the research, development, and sale of medical devices to assist or replace the pumping function of the failing heart, are trading at a PE ratio of 106.48. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 58.02. ABMD free research report PDF is just a click away at:
On Thursday, shares in Redwood City, California headquartered Nevro Corp. ended the session 0.11% lower at $93.95 with a total volume of 305,823 shares traded. Nevro's shares have advanced 5.42% in the last one month and 7.13% in the previous three months. Furthermore, the Company's stock has surged 71.07% in the past one year. The stock is trading 14.13% above its 50-day moving average and 11.96% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of the Company, which develops and commercializes a neuromodulation platform for the treatment of chronic pain in the US, Europe, and Australia, have an RSI of 72.55.
On January 30th, 2017, research firm Northland Capital upgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Market Perform' to 'Outperform'. Sign up for your complimentary report on NVRO at:
On Thursday, shares in Leicester, the UK headquartered Steris PLC recorded a trading volume of 442,019 shares. The stock ended the day 0.41% lower at $68.44. Shares of the Company, which develops, manufactures, and markets infection prevention, contamination control, microbial reduction, and surgical and gastrointestinal support products and services for healthcare, pharmaceutical, scientific, research, industrial, and governmental customers worldwide, are trading at a PE ratio of 41.81. Steris' stock has advanced 2.72% in the last three months and 9.14% in the previous one year. The Company is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 0.55% and 0.70%, respectively. Furthermore, Steris' shares have an RSI of 46.51. Register for free on Stock-Callers.com and download the latest research report on STE at:
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