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You can thank Intuitive Surgical for robot surgeons. The Sunnyvale, Calif., company has been pioneering the field for two decades. Intuitive’s da Vinci robotic surgery machines give human surgeons control over four surgical arms—and human surgeons like using them. Intuitive’s stock and revenue have soared over the past two years owing to strong global demand for the systems. The company’s market value has shot up more than 70% so far in 2017.

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Overall Score

3.2

Sector

Health Care

Industry

Medical Products and Equipment

CEO

Gary S. Guthart

Employees

3,755

HQ Location

Sunnyvale, Calif.

Revenues ($M) (Past 12 Months)

$2,870

Profits ($M) (Past 12 Months)

$816

Market Value as of Oct. 9, 2017 ($M)

$39,664

Revenue and net income for 12 months ended June 30, 2017. Source: S&P Global.
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