Healthcare Stocks to Buy 2015 - Cigna (CI) - Cigna (CI) is my top healthcare stock to watch in 2015
due to it's good stock performance over the past 5 years. Cigna is in the health care services industry and offer insurance
to customers. Cigna is my top healthcare stock for 2015 because the company is expected to grow earnings by another
11% this year which could take this $107 stock over $120 per share. Cigna (CI) is a pretty solid stock investment and
all pullbacks below $95are a strong buy in 2015.
(CI), a health services organization, provides insurance and related products and services in the United States and internationally.
The company's Commercial segment offers insured and self-insured medical, dental, behavioral health, vision, and prescription
drug benefit plans, health advocacy programs, and other products and services. Its Government segment offers Medicare Advantage
plans to seniors in 13 states and the District of Columbia, Medicare Part D plans in all 50 states and the District of Columbia,
and Medicaid plans.
Healthcare Stock Picks 2015
- Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG) ($505) - 2015 is starting off with a bang and ISRG
is holding the $500 level. If ISRG drops into the low $400's in 2015, the stock becomes a stronng buy.
Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) designs, manufactures, and markets da Vinci surgical systems, and related instruments and accessories.
Its da Vinci surgical system translates a surgeon’s natural hand movements, which are performed on instrument controls
at a console, into corresponding micro-movements of instruments positioned inside the patient through small incisions or ports.
The da Vinci surgical system comprise a surgeon’s console, a patient-side cart, a 3-D vision system, da Vinci skills
simulator, and Firefly fluorescence imaging product that enable surgeons to perform various surgical procedures, including
gynecologic, urologic, general surgery, cardiothoracic, and head and neck surgical procedures. The company also manufactures
EndoWrist instruments consisting of forceps, scissors, electrocautery, scalpels, and other surgical tools, which incorporate
wrist joints for natural dexterity for various surgical procedures. In addition, it offers da Vinci single-site instruments
and accessories that allow da Vinci Si surgical systems to work through a single incision; and EndoWrist One vessel sealer,
a wristed single-use instrument intended for bipolar coagulation and mechanical transection of vessels up to 7 mm in anastomoses
in general, gynecologic, and urologic surgery; and sells various accessory productsdiameter and tissue bundles that fit in
the jaws of the instrument.