Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE:EW) went up by 2.38% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $247.64 and move down -4.65%, while EW stocks collected +1.14% of gains with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 01/30/20 that Edwards Lifesciences Reports Fourth Quarter Results

Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE:EW) Worth an Investment?

Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 61.24 times of increase in earnings at the present.

EW Market Performance

EW stocks went up by 1.14% for the week, with the monthly jump of 1.56% and a quarterly performance of 1.82%, while its annual performance rate touched 38.73%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 1.69% for EW stocks with the simple moving average of 10.88% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE:EW)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for EW stocks, with BTIG Research repeating the rating for EW shares by setting it to “Neutral”. The predicted price for EW socks in the upcoming period according to BTIG Research is $35 based on the research report published on February 6, 2020.

Oppenheimer, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see EW stock at the price of $280. The rating they have provided for EW stocks is “Outperform” according to the report published on January 10, 2020.

Evercore ISI gave “ In-line” rating to EW stocks, setting the target price at $324 in the report published on January 2, 2020.

EW Stocks 0.54% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought EW to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Edwards Lifesciences Corporation was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -4.44% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 2.57%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 4.46%, while the shares surge at the distance of +2.24% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -1.73% lower at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, EW went up by +1.14%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +30.75% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $232.97. In addition, Edwards Lifesciences Corporation saw 1.44% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.

EW Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (EW), starting from WANG HUIMIN, who sold 4,650 shares at the price of $227.31 back on Feb 05. After this action, Rushing now owns 32,248 shares of Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, valued at $1,056,992 with the latest closing price.

Wood Larry L, the CVP, TAVR of Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, sold 3,566 shares at the value of $219.50 during a trade that took place back on Feb 03, which means that Wood Larry L is holding 117,429 shares at the value of $782,737 based on the most recent closing price.

EW Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +28.49 for the present operating margin and +74.37 for gross margin. The net margin for Edwards Lifesciences Corporation stands at +24.08. Equity return holds the value 20.90%, with 13.00% for asset returns.