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Surging Earnings Estimates Signal Good News for Cardiovascular Systems (CSII)


Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. CSII is a medical device company that could be an interesting play for investors. That is because, not only does the stock have decent short-term momentum, but it is seeing solid activity on the earnings estimate revision front as well.

These positive earnings estimate revisions suggest that analysts are becoming more optimistic on CSII’s earnings for the coming quarter and year. In fact, consensus estimates have moved sharply higher for both of these time frames over the past four weeks, suggesting that Cardiovascular Systems could be a solid choice for investors.

Current Quarter Estimates for CSII

In the past 30 days, 4 estimates have gone higher for Cardiovascular Systems while none have gone lower in the same time period. The trend has been pretty favorable too, with estimates with estimates narrowing from a loss of 15 cents a share 30 days ago, to a loss of 6 cents today, a move of 60%.

Current Year Estimates for CSII

Meanwhile, Cardiovascular Systems’ current year figures are also looking quite promising, with 5 estimates moving higher in the past month, compared to none lower. The consensus estimate trend has also seen a boost for this time frame, narrowing from a loss of 56 cents per share 30 days ago to a loss of 16 cents per share today, an increase of 71.4%.

CARDIOVASCLR SY Price and Consensus

Bottom Line

The stock has also started to move higher lately, adding 13% over the past four weeks, suggesting that investors are starting to take note of this impressive story. So investors may definitely want to consider this Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) stock to profit in the near future. You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) stocks here.

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