Welcoming Back an Old Friend (ISRG)

With the lucky money received from my MAKO investment, I decided to put it back into another medical equipment manufacturer, and an old friend. At a Glance: Symbol: US-ISRG Price: $389.95 Market Cap: $15.49B Yield: N/A Me Wife Mom Stock ✓ Option Initially, with Stryker’s $1.65B buyout of Mako Surgical, I was going to just…

Sometimes you just need a little luck

  Time to start catching up on my posts – but first, the news item of the day that peaked my interest. I’d like to think that investing has a lot of skill involved and that all the millions of people employed by investment banks, wealth management companies, banks, insurance companies with their MBAs, CFAs,…

MAKO – A Case of Mistaken Identity

MAKO Surgical Corp. is a medical device company that markets a robotic solution for orthopedic implants and procedures called Rio MAKOplasty.  This was an investment in an aging population (requiring repairing knees and hips) and robotic surgery.  However, with this past week’s earnings announcement, I’ve been debating what to do with the company. At a…