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What analysts say:
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts are bullish on this stock with 21 analysts rating it as a buy and only one rating it as a sell. Analysts like St. Jude Medical better than competitor Boston Scientific overall. Analysts still rate the stock a moderate buy, but they are a bit more wary about it compared with three months ago.
- Revenue Forecasts: On average, analysts predict $1.37 billion in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 10.5% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street Earnings Expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.76 per share. Estimates range from $0.74 to $0.79.
What our community says:
CAPS All-Stars are solidly backing the stock with 96.6% awarding it an "outperform" rating. The community at large agrees with the All-Stars with 95.2% granting it a rating of "outperform." Fools are keen on St. Jude Medical and haven't been shy with their opinions lately, logging 129 posts in the past 30 days. Even with a robust four out of five stars, St. Jude Medical's CAPS rating falls a little short of the community's upbeat outlook.
St. Jude Medical's profit has risen year over year by an average of 6.6% over the past five quarters. Revenue has now gone up for three straight quarters.
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