Bovie Medical Co. (NYSE:BVX) was up 3.4% on Tuesday . The company traded as high as $3.25 and last traded at $3.05, with a volume of 126,953 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $2.95.

Several equities research analysts have commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Bovie Medical from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 18th. JMP Securities reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a $5.00 price target on shares of Bovie Medical in a research report on Wednesday, August 3rd.

The firm’s market cap is $96.30 million. The company has a 50 day moving average of $2.20 and a 200 day moving average of $1.90.

Bovie Medical Corporation (Bovie) is an energy-based medical device company. The Company is engaged in the design, development and manufacturing of electrosurgical equipment by producing equipment for medical device manufacturers through original equipment manufacturing (OEM) agreements, as well as start-up companies.

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