Q: Hi Pat: I would very much appreciate your opinion on Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISRG). Thanks.

A: Intuitive Surgical Inc., $540.75, symbol ISRG on Nasdaq, (Shares outstanding: 114.2 million; Market cap: $60.6 billion; www.intuitive.com), develops, manufactures and markets the da Vinci Surgical System along with related accessories, training, and services. Intuitive Surgical is based in Sunnyvale, California.

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