Andy Batts
Long only, value, growth, momentum

NxStage Gaining Ground On Growing Adoption Of Home Hemodialysis

NxStage Medical (NASDAQ:NXTM) is a medical device company in the dialysis therapy market that develops, manufactures and markets innovative products for the treatment of kidney failure, fluid overload and related blood treatments and procedures. It is a smaller company in the market compared to established players, such as Fresenius (NYSE:FMS) and DaVita (NYSE:DVA). These two companies account for more than half of the conventional dialysis market segment in the United States. However, NxStage Medical's System One is currently the only portable system specifically indicated for use in the home hemodialysis market segment in the United States.

NXTM debuted in the stock market in late 2005. In 2011 NXTM crossed $25 before witnessing a secular...

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