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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 9/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 1.58
EW's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
59% of the 322 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.54 vs. EW: 1.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
EW' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.98 Max: N/A
Current: 1.58
Equity to Asset 0.60
EW's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
57% of the 300 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. EW: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
EW' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 0.60 Max: 0.74
Current: 0.6
0.37
0.74
Interest Coverage 51.73
EW's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
52% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 53.78 vs. EW: 51.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
EW' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.5  Med: 59.04 Max: 111.78
Current: 51.73
16.5
111.78
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 11.60
M-Score: -2.08
WACC vs ROIC
5.87%
31.52%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

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history
Operating margin (%) 25.86
EW's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 308 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 1.64 vs. EW: 25.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
EW' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.99  Med: 19.79 Max: 53.09
Current: 25.86
13.99
53.09
Net-margin (%) 19.78
EW's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 308 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 0.79 vs. EW: 19.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
EW' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.36  Med: 15.25 Max: 34.92
Current: 19.78
10.36
34.92
ROE (%) 21.94
EW's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 295 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. EW: 21.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
EW' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.26  Med: 19.47 Max: 43.42
Current: 21.94
14.26
43.42
ROA (%) 13.62
EW's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 324 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: -0.56 vs. EW: 13.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
EW' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.72  Med: 12.97 Max: 26.03
Current: 13.62
8.72
26.03
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 76.92
EW's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 320 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 3.61 vs. EW: 76.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
EW' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 41.35  Med: 53.59 Max: 138.73
Current: 76.92
41.35
138.73
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 12.10
EW's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 231 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. EW: 12.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
EW' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 11.05 Max: 15.1
Current: 12.1
0
15.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 18.70
EW's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. EW: 18.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
EW' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 17.20 Max: 57.8
Current: 18.7
0
57.8
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 22.20
EW's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 198 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. EW: 22.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
EW' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 22.20 Max: 300.9
Current: 22.2
0
300.9
» EW's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-07-28)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

EW Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Ray Dalio 31,948 sh (New)
John Hussman 25,000 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 201,818 sh (+24.22%)
RS Investment Management 69,285 sh (+16.21%)
Lee Ainslie 1,960 sh (unchged)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 3,402,670 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management 280,000 sh (unchged)
Jeremy Grantham 127,069 sh (-5.22%)
Steven Cohen 173,200 sh (-27.65%)
Ron Baron 379,466 sh (-33.54%)
Joel Greenblatt 110,914 sh (-54.07%)
Jim Simons 290,200 sh (-56.58%)
Paul Tudor Jones 3,800 sh (-96.42%)
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Q3 2015

EW Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Frank Sands 1,325,385 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 101,319 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 94,785 sh (+36.80%)
Steven Cohen 233,200 sh (+34.64%)
Jim Simons 361,312 sh (+24.50%)
Paul Tudor Jones 4,529 sh (+19.18%)
Pioneer Investments 202,586 sh (+0.38%)
John Hussman 25,000 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management 280,000 sh (unchged)
Steven Cohen 150,000 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Lee Ainslie Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham 124,620 sh (-1.93%)
Ron Baron 353,627 sh (-6.81%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 2,352,060 sh (-30.88%)
Joel Greenblatt 7,777 sh (-92.99%)
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Q4 2015

EW Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Frank Sands 10,924,382 sh (+724.24%)
Pioneer Investments 1,578,222 sh (+679.04%)
Jim Simons 1,105,100 sh (+205.86%)
Paul Tudor Jones 9,847 sh (+117.42%)
John Hussman 50,000 sh (+100.00%)
PRIMECAP Management 560,000 sh (+100.00%)
Ron Baron 664,199 sh (+87.82%)
RS Investment Management 168,325 sh (+77.59%)
Jeremy Grantham 215,118 sh (+72.62%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 3,217,520 sh (+36.80%)
Louis Moore Bacon 120,000 sh (+18.44%)
Steven Cohen 145,400 sh (unchged)
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Steven Cohen 149,800 sh (-35.76%)
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Q1 2016

EW Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Vanguard Health Care Fund Sold Out
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Top Ranked Articles about Edwards Lifesciences Corp

Sands Capital Boosts Stake in Edwards Lifesciences Sands Capital buys nearly 9.6 million shares in 4th quarter
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 45.67
EW's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
74% of the 164 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 25.48 vs. EW: 45.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
EW' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.18  Med: 27.96 Max: 50.48
Current: 45.67
11.18
50.48
Forward P/E 33.22
EW's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
88% of the 51 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 18.69 vs. EW: 33.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 45.47
EW's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
74% of the 164 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 26.85 vs. EW: 45.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
EW' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.16  Med: 28.32 Max: 49.62
Current: 45.47
11.16
49.62
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 44.34
EW's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
70% of the 111 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 30.19 vs. EW: 44.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
EW' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.55  Med: 28.28 Max: 190.83
Current: 44.34
7.55
190.83
P/B 9.97
EW's P/B is ranked lower than
93% of the 294 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.84 vs. EW: 9.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
EW' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.9  Med: 4.89 Max: 10.11
Current: 9.97
2.9
10.11
P/S 9.02
EW's P/S is ranked lower than
81% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 3.15 vs. EW: 9.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
EW' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.32  Med: 4.09 Max: 9.14
Current: 9.02
2.32
9.14
PFCF 49.91
EW's PFCF is ranked lower than
76% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 31.36 vs. EW: 49.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
EW' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.83  Med: 30.75 Max: 593.7
Current: 49.91
7.83
593.7
POCF 40.23
EW's POCF is ranked lower than
81% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 19.89 vs. EW: 40.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
EW' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.34  Med: 20.20 Max: 48.77
Current: 40.23
7.34
48.77
EV-to-EBIT 33.18
EW's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
71% of the 160 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 20.77 vs. EW: 33.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
EW' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.8  Med: 20.20 Max: 39.7
Current: 33.18
6.8
39.7
EV-to-EBITDA 30.22
EW's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
76% of the 175 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 16.43 vs. EW: 30.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
EW' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.4  Med: 15.10 Max: 33.5
Current: 30.22
6.4
33.5
PEG 1.63
EW's PEG is ranked higher than
75% of the 59 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 3.70 vs. EW: 1.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
EW' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 1.35 Max: 3.46
Current: 1.63
0.45
3.46
Shiller P/E 74.30
EW's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
76% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 39.60 vs. EW: 74.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
EW' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 34.67  Med: 60.78 Max: 118.59
Current: 74.3
34.67
118.59
Current Ratio 3.97
EW's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 318 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.88 vs. EW: 3.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
EW' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.89  Med: 2.65 Max: 5.56
Current: 3.97
0.89
5.56
Quick Ratio 3.19
EW's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 318 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.09 vs. EW: 3.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
EW' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.49  Med: 2.04 Max: 4.83
Current: 3.19
0.49
4.83
Days Inventory 181.18
EW's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
66% of the 285 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 134.42 vs. EW: 181.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
EW' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 132.4  Med: 169.19 Max: 206.08
Current: 181.18
132.4
206.08
Days Sales Outstanding 54.52
EW's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
72% of the 272 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 70.19 vs. EW: 54.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
EW' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 38.74  Med: 54.46 Max: 69.95
Current: 54.52
38.74
69.95
Days Payable 43.37
EW's Days Payable is ranked lower than
76% of the 265 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 64.85 vs. EW: 43.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
EW' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.82  Med: 50.93 Max: 63.34
Current: 43.37
33.82
63.34

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 15.66
EW's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
90% of the 265 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 3.66 vs. EW: 15.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
EW' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.58  Med: 9.18 Max: 199.7
Current: 15.66
5.58
199.7
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 1.60
EW's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked higher than
65% of the 17 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 1.87 vs. EW: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 3.00
EW's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. EW: 3.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
EW' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.5  Med: 5.00 Max: 14.7
Current: 3
2.5
14.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 30.91
EW's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 6.44 vs. EW: 30.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
EW' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.4  Med: 20.20 Max: 37.4
Current: 30.91
6.4
37.4

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $2601
EPS $ 2.34
Beta0.55
Short Percentage of Float2.17%
52-Week Range $61.38 - 112.00
Shares Outstanding(Mil)211.76

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue(Mil) 2,833 3,217 3,535
EPS($) 2.70 3.20 3.62
EPS without NRI($) 2.70 3.20 3.62

Business Description

Industry: Medical Devices » Medical Devices
Compare:NYSE:MDT, NYSE:ABT, NYSE:SYK, NYSE:BSX, NAS:ISRG, NYSE:ZBH » details
Traded in other countries:EWL.Germany, EW.Switzerland,
Edwards Lifesciences Corp was incorporated in Delaware on September 10, 1999. The Company is the manufacturer of heart valves and repair products used to replace or repair a patient's diseased or defective heart valve. It is also a global leader in hemodynamic monitoring systems used to measure a patient's cardiovascular function in the hospital setting. It conducts operations worldwide and are managed in the following geographical regions: United States, Europe, Japan and Rest of World. The products and technologies provided by the Company to treat advanced cardiovascular disease or critically ill patients are categorized into the following main areas: Surgical Heart Valve Therapy, Transcatheter Heart Valves, and Critical Care. The Company's Surgical Heart Valve Therapy portfolio includes tissue heart valves and heart valve repair products for the surgical replacement or repair of a patient's heart valve. The portfolio also includes a diverse line of cardiac surgery systems used during minimally invasive surgical procedures, and cannulae, embolic protection devices and other products used during cardiopulmonary bypass. The Company's Transcatheter Heart Valves portfolio includes technologies designed to treat heart valve disease using catheter-based approaches as opposed to open surgical techniques. In the Critical Care portfolio, Edwards Lifesciences' products include pulmonary artery catheters, disposable pressure transducers and advanced monitoring systems. The portfolio also includes a line of balloon catheter-based vascular products, surgical clips and inserts. The Company competes with many companies, including divisions of companies much larger than it and smaller companies that compete in specific product lines or certain geographies. The Company's Surgical Heart Valve Therapy and Transcatheter Heart Valve products are manufactured in California and Utah in the United States, Switzerland, and Singapore. Critical Care products are manufactured primarily in its facilities located in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic. The Company's products and technologies are subject to regulation by numerous domestic and foreign government agencies, including the FDA, and various laws and regulations governing the development, testing, manufacturing, labeling, marketing and distribution of its products and technologies.
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