Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc (ZBH) was Initiated by Guggenheim to “Neutral”. Guggenheim advised their investors in a research report released on Jun 9, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. Company shares were Reiterated by Barclays on Apr 29, 2016 to “Overweight”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 135 from a previous price target of $130 .Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Apr 15, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 132 from a previous price target of $120 .Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc was Initiated by Nomura to “Buy” on Mar 17, 2016.
On the company’s financial health, Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc reported $2.00 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.07 according to the earnings call on Apr 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.93. The company had revenue of $1904.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1878.31 million. The company’s revenue was up 67.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.54 EPS.
Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc closed down -2.11 points or -1.74% at $119.43 with 41,30,676 shares getting traded on Tuesday. Post opening the session at $121.05, the shares hit an intraday low of $116.22 and an intraday high of $121.12 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Tuesday session in Red.
Investors should note that on May 23, 2016, Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc announced a cash dividend of $0.2400. The company’s management has announced Jun 22, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Jun 24, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Jul 29, 2016.
In a different news, on Apr 18, 2016, Daniel P Florin (Sr. VP, CFO) sold 10,000 shares at $114.98 per share price. According to the SEC, on Mar 22, 2016, David C Dvorak (President and CEO) sold 1,540 shares at $104.16 per share price. On Dec 3, 2015, David A. Jr. Nolan (Group President) sold 3,435 shares at $102.62 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. formerly Zimmer Holdings Inc. is a musculoskeletal healthcare company. The Company designs manufactures and markets orthopedic reconstructive products; sports medicine biologics extremities and trauma products; spine bone healing craniomaxillofacial and thoracic products; dental implants and related surgical products. The Company manages its operations through three geographic segments: the Americas comprising principally of the United States and includes other North Central and South American markets; Europe comprising principally of Europe and includes the Middle East and African markets; and Asia Pacific comprising primarily of Japan and includes other Asian and Pacific markets. The Company markets and sells products through three channels: direct to healthcare institutions such as hospitals or direct channel accounts; through stocking distributors and healthcare dealers and directly to dental practices and dental laboratories.