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Shares of Staar Surgical Rank the Lowest in Terms of Free Cash Flow Per Share in the Health Care Supplies Industry (STAA, QDEL, OSUR, MMSI, ANIK)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Supplies industry with the lowest (positive) free cash flow per share. FCF/share is a valuable metric signaling a company's ability to facilitate growth in the business.

Staar Surgical ranks lowest with a FCF per share of $0.04. Quidel Corp is next with a FCF per share of $0.30. Orasure Tech ranks third lowest with a FCF per share of $0.40.

Merit Medical follows with a FCF per share of $0.49, and Anika Therapeuti rounds out the bottom five with a FCF per share of $0.67.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Quidel Corp on January 11th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $52.92. Since that recommendation, shares of Quidel Corp have risen 21.6%. We continue to monitor Quidel Corp for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: lowest free cash flow per share staar surgical quidel corp orasure tech merit medical anika therapeuti

Ticker(s): STAA QDEL OSUR MMSI ANIK