Edwards Lifesciences Corporation operates in the Surgical appliances and supplies sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Edwards Lifesciences with three other
companies in this sector in the United States:
sales of $2.24 billion
of which 54%
Intuitive Surgical, Inc.
of which 100%
was Surgical Instruments), and
Halyard Health Inc
of which 64%
was Surgical and Infection Prevention).
Edwards Lifesciences reported sales of $2.96 billion
December of 2016.
increase of 18.8%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $2.49 billion.
Sales at Edwards Lifesciences have increased during each of the previous five years
(and since 2011, sales have increased a total of 77%).
Sales of Transcatheter Heart Valve Therapy saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
38.0% in 2016, from
$1.18 billion to $1.63 billion.
Not all segments of Edwards Lifesciences experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Surgical Heart Valve Therapy fell 1.3% to $774.90 million.