Dentsply: Say 'Aaagh, Great Opportunity'

Dentsply's 2016 purchase of Sirona Dental Systems created Dentsply Sirona (XRAY) , the world's largest maker of professional dental products and technologies. Integration of the two companies caused enough disruption to trigger slightly lower earnings per share in 2017 and 2018. Cost savings and operating efficiencies, though, should allow for improved margins and profits starting next year.

Impatient investors knocked XRAY down from nearly $69 last summer to south of $42 in May. Since then XRAY has rebounded slightly to $47.73 as of Friday close. Dentsply's long-term record suggests the sharp pullback was/is still a good buying opportunity....252 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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