Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) guides on its Q1 earnings call (webcast) for 2012 sales growth of...

|About: Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG)|By:, SA News Editor

Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) guides on its Q1 earnings call (webcast) for 2012 sales growth of 19%-21%, above a consensus of 18.5% and the company's prior guidance range of 17%-19%. Da Vinci robot procedures are now expected to increase 25%-27% from 2011 levels, compared with prior guidance of 24%-26%. ISRG +5.8% AH.