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Medical device maker that HHS secretary invested in would benefit from new rule

As a congressman, Price bought shares and then introduced legislation beneficial to Zimmer Biomet......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 21st, 2017

HHS Secretary nominee Tom Price rebuts accusations of improper stock buys

Shares of a medical device maker and a small Australian biotech were a key focus of a Wednesday hearing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 18th, 2017

Fujifilm Delays Earnings Release

The Tokyo-based medical device and camera maker postponed its earnings announcement and said it expected a loss of some $200 million over possible accounting irregularities at a subsidiary in New Zealand......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjApr 20th, 2017

Cardinal Health to Buy Medtronic Units for $6.1B

U.S. drug distributor Cardinal Health said on Tuesday it would buy medical device maker Medtronic's medical supplies businesses for $6.1 billion in cash......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 18th, 2017

Abiomed unveils expanded Danvers HQ as headcount soars

Medical device maker Abiomed has more than doubled the size of its Danvers headquarters and boosted its headcount in the state to more than 400 employees amid strong revenue growth for its line of heart pumps. Abiomed (Nasdaq: ABMD) on Thursday a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2017

Cerner may benefit from VA’s health record overhaul

As the Department of Veterans Affairs mulls the possibility of switching from its legacy electronic medical record system, Cerner Corp. might see an opportunity. Earlier this month, new VA Secretary Dr. David Shulkin said the agency would consider sw.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 23rd, 2017

Trump’s ‘Obamacare Lite’ presents opportunities and perils for investors

Health-care insurers and medical-device companies would benefit. Also, expect a wave of M&A, writes Nigam Arora......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 8th, 2017

'Buy American' Rule for Keystone Pipeline Dropped After Ex-Foreign Steel Exec Became Commerce Secretary - Daily Beast

Daily Beast'Buy American' Rule for Keystone Pipeline Dropped After Ex-Foreign Steel Exec Became Commerce SecretaryDaily BeastCommerce Secretary Wilbur Ross might benefit financially from Trump's decision to drop the “Buy .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 4th, 2017

Integra Offers to Buy J&J"s Codman Business for $1.05B

Medical device maker Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp said on Wednesday it has offered to buy Johnson & Johnson's Codman neurosurgery business for $1.05 billion in cash......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 15th, 2017

Abbott Laboratories may see boost from St. Jude"s acquisition: Barron"s

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Abbott Laboratories is likely to see its shares rise again after trading range-bound for nearly a year on the back of its $25 billion acquisition of medical device-maker St. Jude Medical, Barron's said on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 12th, 2017

No “Sophomore Slump” Ahead For Boston Scientific

Shares of Boston Scientific (BSX) shot more than 4% higher today after the medical device maker unveiled fourth quarter financial results that beat expectations. But what about 2017? Analysts argue that 2017 guidance is too conservative......»»

Category: blogSource: barronsFeb 2nd, 2017

Johnson & Johnson"s Ethicon Endo-Surgery To Acquire Medical Device Maker Megadyne Medical Products

Johnson & Johnson's Ethicon Endo-Surgery said early Friday it has acquired privately-held medical device maker Megadyne Medical Products Inc......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 20th, 2017

Johnson & Johnson"s Ethicon Endo-Surgery to acquire medical device maker Megadyne Medical Products

Johnson & Johnson's Ethicon Endo-Surgery said early Friday it has acquired privately-held medical device maker Megadyne Medical Products Inc. The company did not detail the deal's .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 20th, 2017

First on CNN: Trump's Cabinet pick invested in company, then introduced a bill to help it - CNN

CNNFirst on CNN: Trump's Cabinet pick invested in company, then introduced a bill to help itCNNWashington (CNN) Rep. Tom Price last year purchased shares in a medical device manufactu.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJan 16th, 2017

Austin"s Luminex lays off 50, still has high hopes for 2017

Luminex Corp., a maker of biological testing systems for illnesses including the Zika virus, has trimmed staff and announced some expectations for the coming year. The medical device company announced Monday that more than 50 employees were laid off .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2017

ICU Medical Shares Keep Climbing As BlackRock Ups Stake To More Than 10%

ICU Medical Inc. shares continued climbing in the extended session Monday after BlackRock Inc. disclosed earlier it had increased its stake in the medical device maker to more than 10%......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 9th, 2017

ICU Medical shares keep climbing as BlackRock ups stake to more than 10%

ICU Medical Inc. shares continued climbing in the extended session Monday after BlackRock Inc. disclosed earlier it had increased its stake in the medical device maker to more than 10%. ICU Medical shares surged 15% t.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 9th, 2017

Austin medical device maker goes public after completing reverse merger

Austin has gained another public company: Shares of Apollo Endosurgery Inc. were to start trading Friday on the Nasdaq with the ticker symbol "APEN." The medical device maker, which counts the Lap-Band obesity treatment among its products, said Thursd.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 30th, 2016

Abbott allowed to buy St. Jude Medical

Healthcare company Abbott Laboratories wins U.S. antitrust approval for its proposed $25 billion acquisition of medical device maker St. Jude Medical. Roselle Chen reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersDec 28th, 2016

Abbott gets U.S. antitrust approval to buy St. Jude Medical

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Healthcare company Abbott Laboratories has won U.S. antitrust approval for its proposed purchase of medical device maker St. Jude Medical Inc , the Federal Trade Commission said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 27th, 2016

Endologix shares slide 21% as medical-device maker halts shipments of top product

Company uncovered a manufacturing issue with its AFX treatment for abdominal aortic aneurysms......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 27th, 2016