DENTSPLY International, Inc.

  • Are There Investment Opportunities at Your 6-month Teeth Cleaning?

    By Robert Hanley - July 24, 2013 | Tickers: ALGN, XRAY, PDCO

    For most Americans, going to the dentist is right up there with paying taxes as things we don’t particularly look forward to.  Of course, a healthy smile is a useful thing to have, whether you’re going to a job interview or a first date.  The recurring nature of the business and its increasing use of technology make it a fertile ground for investment opportunities.  While the supply distribution more »

  • Analyzing 3 Stocks I've Had My Eye On

    By Christopher French - February 15, 2012 | Tickers: APD, AKAM, XRAY, WIN, WEC

    In this article, I will describe and analyze three stocks trading under $100 per share that I think could be good bargains due to their valuations and dividend potential.  Taking into consideration the recent events and reported earnings, here are a few stocks that could add good value to your portfolio.

    DENTSPLY International Inc. (NASDAQ: XRAY) designs, manufactures and develops the consumable-products we see every time we go to the more »
  • Price The Market Part 34

    By Glen Bradford - January 9, 2012 | Tickers: DIT, DVA, XRAY, EW, ESRX

    Hi, my name is Glen Bradford and after writing 34 of these introductions, I'm running out of good material. This is a story of my journey of me following through with my decision to price the S&P500. Welcome aboard.

    237. Davita (NYSE: DVA) reminds me a lot of my CAPS Netflix call. In a few months earlier this year, Davita got destroyed. Once the price dropped into the more »

  • J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference Schedule: Day One

    By Brandy Betz - January 8, 2012 | Tickers: ARAY, ACOR, A, ALGN, AMRN, AMGN, AMLN, ARTC, BIIB, BMRN, BRKR, CFN, CTRX, CELG, CNC, COV, DNDN, XRAY, EW, ENDP, EPOC, ESRX, GHDX, GILD, HLS, HTWR, HMSY, HGSI, IDXX, IPXL, INCY, IRWD, MCK, MRX, MDT, MR, MOH, MYL, NVS, ONXX, PRX, PRGO, QSII, REGN, RMD, RIGL, SGEN, ST, SIAL, THC, MDCO, THOR, VRTX, VVUS, WAT, WMGI, ZLTQ

    The 30th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference kicks off with a full day of presentations from companies that range from global pharmaceutical leaders to small cap novel pharmaceutical developers and health technology manufacturers. The majority of the presentations will be available through live webcasts with archived replay offered later in the day.

    I will be following (and covering) the novel therapeutic companies that have caught my eye. VIVUS (NASDAQ: VVUSmore »)

  • XRAY Investors' Check-Up is Long Overdue

    By Tom Gibbs - January 3, 2012 | Tickers: XRAY, JNJ, MCD, SIRO, TYC

    DENTSPLY International (NASDAQ: XRAY) is a seemingly exciting growth company that has continuously grown sales and net assets (book value) at a 9.1% and 12.2% CAGRs, respectively, for the past sixteen years.  Despite the fact that most of this growth is inorganic and has come from business acquisitions, the market still seems to appreciate the corporation’s rapid growth story. 

    At a recent price of around $35 per more »