Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Salient Surgical Technologies News

News on Salient Surgical Technologies (Ticker: MDT) continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

13 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

Lilly has aversion to inversion

It's not just American tourists heading overseas these days. Increasingly, U.S. corporations are turning to "tax inversions" to move abroad and avoid high corporate tax rates.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Indiana

Sat Jul 26, 2014

TwinCities

Medtronic's Covidien deal would mean tax hit for long-term investors

The 84-year-old Eagan resident said she admires Medtronic co-founder Earl Bakken, and has benefited financially from considerable growth in the stock's value since the late 1970s.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Covidien

Tue Jul 22, 2014

CNN

Opinion: Corporations skip tax with overseas maneuver

One can hardly read the news these days without learning that yet another American corporation has announced plans to invert, which is corporate-speak for restructuring as a foreign company to avoid U.S. taxes.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Opinion

Mon Jul 21, 2014

USA Today

Tax inversions allow firms to avoid state taxes

American companies that merge with foreign competitors to lower their federal taxes also cut their state taxes, leaving states to mostly watch helplessly as their tax revenue drains away.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, US Politics, Mark Dayton, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Fri Jul 18, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Shareholder files suit against MedtronicShareholder files suit...

Shareholder files suit against Medtronic Claim: 'Reverse merger' will result in substantial loss.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Star Tribune

White House poses new hurdle for Medtronic-Covidien deal

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew this week urged the finance committees of both chambers of Congress to push legislation that restricts the ability of U.S. corporations to move their headquarters abroad to lower their tax bills.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Covidien

American Thinker

Company run by daughter of Dem senator moves to Europe to escape US corporate tax

US taxation of corporate profits is the highest in the world, and hobbles American companies competing on world markets, thereby costing American jobs.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, US Politics, US News, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Star Tribune

Schafer: Medtronic follows tax trail pioneered by Tyco

Had it not been for a notorious American executive named L. Dennis Kozlowski, the merger deal that would move Medtronic 's headquarters to Ireland might not be happening.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Solera Networks

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.

5 of the Best Performing Medtech Firms of 2014

During the first half of 2014, several of the medical device companies with the greatest stock price gains were M&A targets.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Allergan, Biotech

Business Journal

GE Healthcare shuffles Milwaukee-area execs after Medtronic hirings

Steve Gray led the GE Healthcare CT business as it spent hundreds of millions of dollars developing a next-generation computed tomography unit that the company calls "Revolution."

Comment?

Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Horizon Therapeutics, Kyphon

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Business Journal

Medtronic discloses Minnesota job cuts

The eliminated positions are in Fridley, the headquarters for its corporate functions and neuromodulation business, and in Mounds View, where its cardiac rhythm disease management and structural heart divisions are based.

Comment?

Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Solera Networks

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Star Tribune

Medtronic deal could sting for long-time shareholders

Bloomington retiree Jim Furber considers Medtronic Inc. a great asset to the state and says he's thankful for the company's growth and stock appreciation over the years.

Comment?

Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Horizon Therapeutics, Kyphon, Minnesota

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••

Ashburn Jobs

•••
•••
•••
•••