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Alcon Inc. (ALC)

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68.39-1.77 (-2.52%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT

68.39 +0.01 (0.01%)
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    Yahoo Finance Insights
    Alcon is down 6.51% to 69.68
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    greeshard
    Best surgical ophthalmic company in America. Hopefully this spin-off works out for them. As a disclaimer, I'm an ophthalmologist who uses lots of their hardware. Don't care much about the contact lenses, but that's a big part of their business too.
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    Poo
    hoping Alcon starts to move upwards upon next earnings and beyond.

    I work in the business (Tech) and all the surgeons im working for, which is 4 Ophthalmologists, are planning Panoptix IOL implants for people willing to shelve the 6 fo 7k dollars for it.
    the worry is halos at night because of concentric rings, but what I'm hearing, it's no where near as bad as the older lenses. that's huge.

    Baby Boomers are needing cataract surgery, and the numbers are piling in at our practice, and it's off season here in Florida.

    the snow birds are coming towards the end of this month, at least some of them. the following month will be more.

    I don't know the exact numbers. but what I'm guesstimating is about 5 to 10 percent of our patients are electing upgraded lenses at this moment.

    I'll keep you guys informed of our post-op outcomes as the time goes by.

    cheers!
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    totallyhoward
    Does anyone know what Alcon’s ‘core net income’ was in 2018? Apparently they plan to pay a dividend equal to 10% of their core net income in 2020, and I’m curious what the ballpark figure might be.
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    Ray P
    To the moon!
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    stocktargetadvisor
    $ALC
    Maintains Credit Suisse Outperform USD 76 » USD 86
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    Ronald
    Will Alcon ever pay a dividend? I received these shares in a spin-off (or whatever the technical term is). I am not sure if I should sell or hold. I am retired and have primarily an income / dividend based portfolio. However, if this is a great company / investment I guess I would hold. Are any dividends in the cards? Any commentary appreciated.
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    Olakay
    I'm trying to find out why ALC is down in PM when everything else seems to be bouncing
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    GC
    According to ALC website, earnings will be released on February 24th
  • Y
    Yahoo Finance Insights
    ALC is up 4.94% to 41.83
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    stocktargetadvisor
    $ALC.TO conversation
    $ALC.CA
    Target Up Cormark Securities NA CAD 19
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    Ronald
    Alcon going up a lot. Why? Should I buy more?
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    William
    So... what happens tomorrow ?
  • Y
    Yahoo Finance Insights
    ALC is down 18.11% to 43.50
  • Y
    Yahoo Finance Insights
    Alcon is up 7.46% to 67.65
  • Y
    Yahoo Finance Insights
    Alcon reached an all time high at 68.83
  • Y
    Yahoo Finance Insights
    Alcon is down 18.11% to 43.50
  • Y
    Yahoo Finance Insights
    ALC is down 4.94% to 40.83
  • Y
    Yahoo Finance Insights
    ALC is down 5.92% to 55.77
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    Yahoo Finance Insights
    ALC is down 7.58% to 43.79