DENTSPLY International (XRAY) has risen sharply, recording gains of 2.33% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -0.37% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. DENTSPLY International (XRAY) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on DENTSPLY International (XRAY), hence the stock is down -4.14% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.97% relative to the S&P 500.
DENTSPLY International (NASDAQ:XRAY): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $62.71 and $62.32 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $62.83. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $62.73, notching a gain of 0.42% for the day. The total traded volume was 886,465 . The stock had closed at $62.47 on the previous day.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.42% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.44%. DENTSPLY International Inc. is up 3.44% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 3.35%.
DENTSPLY International Inc. is a designer, developer, manufacturer and marketer of a range of consumable dental products for the professional dental market. It operates through three segments: Dental Consumable and Certain International Businesses; Dental Specialty and Laboratory and Certain Global Distribution Businesses, and Healthcare and Emerging Markets Businesses. All the segments are primarily engaged in the design, manufacture and distribution of dental and medical products in four product categories. Its Dental Consumable Products consist of dental supplies and devices and small equipment used in dental offices. Its Dental Laboratory Products are used in the preparation of dental appliances by dental laboratories. Its Dental Specialty Products are specialized treatment products used within the dental office and laboratory settings. Its Consumable Medical Device Products consist mainly of urology catheters, certain surgical products, medical drills and other products.