Varian Medical Systems, Inc.

NYSE: VAR
$102.66
-$1.06 (-1.0%)
Closing price March 31, 2020
When investing strategies shift from indexing to a more disciplined stock-picking routine, and that’s when investors need solid growth ideas. These four stocks all offer investors strength in their...
Lee Jackson
Wednesday was another down day for the broad U.S. markets. The S&P 500 and Dow have practically sold off all of their gains in 2018, while the Nasdaq is holding on to a tiny gain for the year....
Chris Lange
These stocks offer investors strength in their specific industries and the ability to avoid high-flying disasters. All of them are suitable for growth accounts with some degree of risk tolerance.
Lee Jackson
Thursday was a mixed day for the U.S. broad markets. We are currently in the middle of the Q4 earnings season and so far it has been solid for the markets, pushing all of the exchanges to all-time...
Chris Lange
The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and other research calls from Thursday include Arch Coal, Editas Medicine, FireEye, Generac, NextEra Energy and Under Armour.
Jon C. Ogg
The op analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen on Wednesday include Broadcom, Cheniere Energy, Gilead Sciences, Microchip Technology, Twitter, Lennar and Bankrate.
Jon C. Ogg
The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen on Thursday include Hasbro, Johnson & Johnson, Mattel, MetLife, United Rentals, United Technologies and Williams Companies.
Jon C. Ogg
Varian shares were up as much as 10% on Thursday after a report that GE might be acquiring the medical devices and equipment company.
Jon C. Ogg
Tuesday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations include Bluebird Bio, Boston Beer, Etsy, Gilead Sciences, Pfizer, PMC-Sierra and Valeant Pharmaceuticals.
Jon C. Ogg
Monday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations include Atmel, BlackBerry, Citigroup, DSW, JC Penney, 2U, TD Ameritrade and Vertex Pharmaceuticals.
Jon C. Ogg
U.S. equity markets opened mixed this morning as the DJIA was slammed by a number of weak earnings reports both last night and before markets opened this morning. The was no economic data out in Asia...
Paul Ausick
Source: Jon OggInvestors usually see many Wall St. analysts issuing Buy ratings, but they often overlook or do not see when Wall St. analysts give lists of stocks to sell or when they have very...
Jon C. Ogg
Many shareholders argue that share repurchase and stock buyback plans are generally a waste of shareholder capital aimed solely as a short-term share price targeting mechanism.  Many would prefer to...
Jon C. Ogg
Helen of Troy (HELE) Bad quarter. Sells off to $`12.01 from 52-week high of $24.70.Intuitive Surgical  (ISRG) Weak sales numbers. Drops to $99.75 from 52-week low of $357.98.Varian (VAR) Healthcare...
Douglas A. McIntyre
It is still fairly thin in analyst upgrades and downgrades as this week marks the return of investment banking and research departments from what is nearly a two-week hiatus.  Here are the few...
Douglas A. McIntyre