Tuesday Aug 19
Medtronic Chief: Covidian Deal Good for Economy
Medtronic Inc Chief Executive Omar Ishrak defended his company's plan to acquire Dublin-based Covidien Plc in a so-called inversion deal, saying the medical device maker will be able to create more U.S. jobs while still paying substantial taxes once the transaction closes.
Tuesday Aug 19
Medtronic (MDT) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS
Medtronic announced its earnings results on Tuesday. The company reported $0.93 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts' consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.01, Analyst RN reports.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Does The Medtronic Whisper Number Indicate Investor Confidence?
Medtronic has a 39% positive surprise history . The overall average post earnings price move is 'positive' when the company reports earnings.
Cognex Ships Its One Millionth Vision System
The Cognex In-SightA vision system was purchased by Medtronic, the world's largest medical technology company.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Medtronic (MDT) to Release Earnings on Tuesday
Medtronic will be posting its Q115 quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 19th.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Covidien Inversion Deal Under Scrutiny by Options Traders
Speculation Medtronic Inc. will modify its offer for Covidien Plc as sentiment worsens toward tax inversions is fueling demand for bearish options.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Medtronic founder Bakken praises Covidien purchase
The Fridley-based device maker on Thursday sent a message signed by Bakken that praises the $43 billion deal that will move Medtronic's corporate headquarters to Ireland while maintaining its operational headquarters in Minnesota.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Corporate 1pc get wealthier as cash piles up
Income inequality has company - make that companies. A new wealth gap is opening among US corporations, where cash holdings are growing more concentrated as the rich get richer.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
FTC seeks more details on Covidien takeover
Federal antitrust regulators have asked for more information on medical device giant Medtronic Inc.'s plan to buy Mansfield health care supplies company Covidien PLC, raising the possibility the $42.9 billion acquisition could be delayed.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Medtronic enters hemodialysis field, builds factory in China
Medtronic Inc. has just broken ground to build its first production line for hemodialysis systems, hoping to serve the global market from its new production base in Chengdu, China.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
VMware GM: NSX Adoption Accelerating With Customers, Partners
VMware's NSX software defined networking platform is hitting its stride with customers and the channel adoption accelerating at a rapid pace, VMware Network and Security Business Unit General Manager Steve Mullaney said.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
At long last, a seller's market in Minnesota mergers and acquisitions
The stone-cold, postrecession mergers-and-acquisitions market has gradually heated into a 2014 deals market that could be the best year since 2007.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
The Salinas Californian
SVMH picked for key clinical studySVMH picked for key clinical...
SVMH picked for key clinical study It's one of 45 hospitals worldwide testing new MRI-friendly heart device.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
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.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
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.