ShockWave Medical, Inc. (SWAV): Price and Financial Metrics

ShockWave Medical, Inc. (SWAV): $276.14

-4.53 (-1.61%)

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SWAV Price/Volume Stats

Current price $276.14 52-week high $320.54
Prev. close $280.67 52-week low $154.45
Day low $273.54 Volume 486,274
Day high $289.47 Avg. volume 550,056
50-day MA $259.50 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $244.52 Market Cap 10.11B

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  • Quality is the dimension where SWAV ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 83.67% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for SWAV is in Quality, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • SWAV ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 4th percentile.

SWAV Stock Summary

  • The price/operating cash flow metric for SHOCKWAVE MEDICAL INC is higher than 94.94% of stocks in our set with a positive cash flow.
  • SWAV's price/sales ratio is 18.5; that's higher than the P/S ratio of 93.81% of US stocks.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, SHOCKWAVE MEDICAL INC is reporting a growth rate of 388.42%; that's higher than 96.06% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to SHOCKWAVE MEDICAL INC, a group of peers worth examining would be NICE, CRCT, DLB, CGNX, and UPWK.
  • SWAV's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit SHOCKWAVE MEDICAL INC's official web site, go to

SWAV Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Healthcare stock, SWAV's price/sales ratio is 252.94% higher, now standing at 18.
  • SWAV's price/sales ratio has moved down 45.7 over the prior 51 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for SWAV.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
SWAV 2023-05-23 18.0 17.6 41.8 66.5
SWAV 2023-05-22 18.6 18.1 43.0 68.5
SWAV 2023-05-19 18.1 17.7 41.9 66.6
SWAV 2023-05-18 18.2 17.8 42.1 67.0
SWAV 2023-05-17 18.2 17.8 42.1 67.0
SWAV 2023-05-16 18.3 17.9 42.4 67.4

SWAV's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • SWAV has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 16.69% of graded US stocks.
  • SWAV's asset turnover comes in at 0.474 -- ranking 102nd of 186 Medical Equipment stocks.
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The table below shows SWAV's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.474 0.773 -0.306
2021-03-31 0.305 0.725 -0.488
2020-12-31 0.256 0.690 -0.552
2020-09-30 0.233 0.662 -0.751
2020-06-30 0.233 0.625 -0.695
2020-03-31 0.276 0.612 -0.565

SWAV Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of SWAV, see our SWAV price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $210.67 Average Broker Recommendation 1.64 (Moderate Buy)

ShockWave Medical, Inc. (SWAV) Company Bio

Shockwave Medical, Inc. operates as a medical device company. It focuses on developing and commercializing products intended to transform the way calcified cardiovascular disease is treated. The firm offers M5 catheters for treating above-the-knee peripheral artery disease; C2 catheters for treating coronary artery disease; and S4 catheters or treating below-the-knee peripheral artery disease. The company was founded by Daniel Hawkins, John M. Adams, and Todd J. Brinton in 2009 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA.

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Latest SWAV News From Around the Web

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With EPS Growth And More, Shockwave Medical (NASDAQ:SWAV) Makes An Interesting Case

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Yahoo | May 19, 2023

Shockwave Appoints Kevin Ballinger to Board of Directors

SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 17, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shockwave Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: SWAV), a pioneer in the development and commercialization of transformational technologies for the treatment of cardiovascular disease, announced today that Kevin Ballinger has joined its Board of Directors and will serve on Shockwave’s Nominating and ESG Committee and the Compensation Committee of the Board. “I am excited to welcome Kevin to our Board of Directors,” said Ray Larkin, Chairman of Shockwave Boar

Yahoo | May 17, 2023

Shockwave Medical (SWAV) Launches IVL Catheter in Select Markets

Shockwave Medical's (SWAV) latest commercial availability and the patient enrollment in its study are expected to serve a wider patient pool.

Yahoo | May 16, 2023

Shockwave Medical Launches New Coronary IVL Catheter Internationally and Enrolls First Patient in All-Female Empower Study

Shockwave C2+ Catheter Expands Utility of IVL in Calcified Coronary Arteries SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 15, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shockwave Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: SWAV), a pioneer in the development and commercialization of transformational technologies for the treatment of cardiovascular disease, today announced the full commercial availability of the Shockwave C2+ Coronary Intravascular Lithotripsy (IVL) Catheter to treat severely calcified coronary artery disease in select international mark

Yahoo | May 15, 2023

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Yahoo | May 15, 2023

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SWAV Price Returns

1-mo -4.83%
3-mo 45.88%
6-mo 9.38%
1-year N/A
3-year 527.45%
5-year N/A
YTD 34.30%
2022 15.30%
2021 71.93%
2020 136.16%
2019 N/A
2018 N/A

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