Intuitive Surgical Bets on Robots

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The da Vinci Surgical System, seen in a company photo.

The da Vinci Surgical System, seen in a company photo. Intuitive Surgical, Inc. hide caption

itoggle caption Intuitive Surgical, Inc.

Surgical Robots: The two words have translated to big returns for investors in the company Intuitive Surgical, a maker of high tech robotics for the medical industry.

The company reported stronger-than-expected quarterly earnings this week and saw its stock hit an all-time high. David talks with Intuitive Surgical Vice-President of Business Development Aleks Cukic.

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