DENTSPLY International (XRAY) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -3.98% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.64% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 0.97% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -4.18% in the past 4 weeks.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 0.43% and the fifty day Moving Average is 1.43%. DENTSPLY International Inc. has dropped 1.66% during the last three month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 1.09%.
DENTSPLY International (XRAY) : The consensus price target for DENTSPLY International (XRAY) is $68.86 for the short term with a standard deviation of $6.79. The most optimist securities analyst among the 7 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $82, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $60.
DENTSPLY International (NASDAQ:XRAY): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $60.41, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $61.585 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $60.41 and closed the trading day at $61.36, in the green by 0.95%. The total traded volume for the day was 2,032,147. The stock had closed at $60.78 in the previous days trading.
DENTSPLY International Inc. is a designer, developer, manufacturer and marketer of a range of consumable dental products for the professional dental market. It operates through three segments: Dental Consumable and Certain International Businesses; Dental Specialty and Laboratory and Certain Global Distribution Businesses, and Healthcare and Emerging Markets Businesses. All the segments are primarily engaged in the design, manufacture and distribution of dental and medical products in four product categories. Its Dental Consumable Products consist of dental supplies and devices and small equipment used in dental offices. Its Dental Laboratory Products are used in the preparation of dental appliances by dental laboratories. Its Dental Specialty Products are specialized treatment products used within the dental office and laboratory settings. Its Consumable Medical Device Products consist mainly of urology catheters, certain surgical products, medical drills and other products.