News about <![CDATA[SNN]]> News about en-us <![CDATA[Joint venture: What a new hip or knee really costs]]> <![CDATA[Market Wrap For February 3: Bears In Complete and Absolute Control]]> U.S. stocks continued its losses on an accelerated basis on Monday. Investors are in clear panic mode following a report that U.S manufacturing activity expanded at a slower pace in January.

The Dow plunged more than 300 points while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq both fell more than two percent as

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<![CDATA[Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Markets Continue to Decline on Disappointing ISM Number Among Other Factors]]> Toward the end of trading Monday, the Dow traded down 1.94 percent to 15,394.26 while the NASDAQ tumbled 2.55 percent to 3,999.12. The S&P also fell, dropping 2.18 percent to 1,743.72.

Top Headline Smith & Nephew PLC (NYSE: SNN) announced its plans to buy ArthroCare (NASDAQ: ARTC) for

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<![CDATA[Mid-Day Market Update: Dow Tumbles 250 Points; Ford Shares Slip On Weak Sales Report]]> Midway through trading Monday, the Dow traded down 1.60 percent to 15,448.26 while the NASDAQ tumbled 2 percent to 4,021.99. The S&P also fell, dropping 1.68 percent to 1,752.72.

Top Headline Smith & Nephew PLC (NYSE: SNN) announced its plans to buy ArthroCare (NASDAQ: ARTC) for $1.7 billion

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<![CDATA[Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Drop; Smith & Nephew To Acquire ArthroCare For $48.25/Share]]> Following the market opening Monday, the Dow traded down 0.53 percent to 15,616.00 while the NASDAQ tumbled 0.65 percent to 4,077.25. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.52 percent to 1,773.41.

Top Headline Smith & Nephew PLC (NYSE: SNN) announced its plans to buy ArthroCare (NASDAQ: ARTC) for $1.7

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<![CDATA[Benzinga's Top #PreMarket Gainers]]> Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ: KTOS) soared 55.74% to $11.26 in the pre-market trading after the company reported that it has been awarded a five-year seaport-e contract.

BioTelemetry (NASDAQ: BEAT) shares gained 20.03% to $8.75 in the pre-market after the company announced a significant patent

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<![CDATA[US Stock Futures Flat Ahead Of Economic Data]]> Pre-open movers

US stock futures traded mostly flat in early pre-market trade, ahead of economic data. Data on motor vehicle sales for January will be released today, while the Markit PMI manufacturing index (final) for January will be released at 8:58 a.m. ET. The ISM manufacturing composite index for January and

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<![CDATA[Smith & Nephew To Acquire ArthroCare For $1.7B]]> Smith & Nephew PLC (NYSE: SNN) announced its plans to buy ArthroCare (NASDAQ: ARTC) for $1.7 billion in cash.

Smith & Nephew will pay $48.25 per share in cash to acquire ArthroCare, representing a 6.3% premium to ArthroCare's closing shares price on January 31.

ArthroCare shares fell

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<![CDATA[Acacia Announces Agreement with Smith & Nephew]]> Acacia Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTG) announced today that its Bonutti Skeletal Innovations LLC subsidiary has entered into an agreement with Smith & Nephew (NYSE: SNN). The agreement resolves litigation

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<![CDATA[Top 4 NYSE Stocks In The Medical Appliances & Equipment Industry With The Highest Dividend Yield]]> Below are the top medical appliances & equipment stocks on the NYSE in terms of dividend yield.

Mine Safety Appliances Co (NYSE: MSA) has a dividend yield of 2.50%. MSA's shares closed at $47.89 yesterday.

Medtronic (NYSE: MDT) has a dividend yield of 1.90%. Medtronic's shares closed at

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<![CDATA[Top 4 Large-Cap Stocks In The Medical Appliances & Equipment Industry With The Highest ROA]]> Below are the top large-cap medical appliances & equipment stocks on the NYSE and the NASDAQ in terms of return on assets.

The trailing-twelve-month return on assets at Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ: ISRG) is 14.84%. Intuitive Surgical's revenue for the same period is $2.34 billion.

The trailing-twelve-month return on assets at

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<![CDATA[(LIFE) MedTech Industry Stock Update – May 2013 – Zacks Analyst Interviews]]>
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<![CDATA[Top 4 NYSE Stocks In The Medical Appliances & Equipment Industry With The Highest Dividend Yield]]> Below are the top medical appliances & equipment stocks on the NYSE in terms of dividend yield.

Mine Safety Appliances Co (NYSE: MSA) has a dividend yield of 2.40%. Mine Safety Appliances' shares closed at $45.84 yesterday.

Medtronic (NYSE: MDT) has a dividend yield of 2.20%. Medtronic's shares

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<![CDATA[(BDX) Becton, Dickinson and Company Beats Again – Guides Higher]]>
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<![CDATA[(JNJ) MedTech Industry Stock Outlook – January 2013 – Zacks Analyst Interviews]]>
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<![CDATA[London stocks weaken; banks, resources off]]> <![CDATA[(CNMD) Conmed Lowered to Underperform]]>
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<![CDATA[(SNN) MedTech Industry Stock Outlook – October 2012 – Zacks Analyst Interviews]]>
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<![CDATA[(ZMH) Zimmer Holdings Posts Mixed Second Quarter – Tightens View]]>
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<![CDATA[FTSE 100 on the rise; banks, food retailers up]]> <![CDATA[Europe stocks rise ahead of ECB meeting]]> <![CDATA[(ZMH) Zimmer Holdings Earnings Scorecard]]>
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<![CDATA[U.K. stocks rise, led higher by banks]]> <![CDATA[Anglo American, Standard Chartered boost FTSE 100]]> <![CDATA[(WMGI) Wright Medical Group Gets a New CEO]]>
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<![CDATA[(WMGI) Wright Medical Group to Restructure]]>
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<![CDATA[(SYK) Stryker Meets The Strret But Costs Hurt]]>
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<![CDATA[(KCI) Kinetic Concepts Aquired by Apax Partners and Two Canadian Pension Funds]]>

(KCI) Kinetic Concepts Aquired by Apax Partners and Two Canadian Pension Funds

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<![CDATA[(ARTC) NeuroTherm Buys ArthroCare Devices]]>

(ARTC) NeuroTherm Buys ArthroCare Devices

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<![CDATA[(SNN) Smith & Nephew Acquires Tenet]]>

(SNN) Smith & Nephew Acquires Tenet

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<![CDATA[CFOs make case for international tax reform]]> <![CDATA[(WMGI) Wright Medical Group Beats Expectations – Swings to Black]]>

(WMGI) Wright Medical Group Beats Expectations – Swings to Black

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<![CDATA[(CNMD) Conmed Beats The Street – Profit Jumps]]>

(CNMD) Conmed Beats The Street – Profit Jumps

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<![CDATA[(SYK) Stryker 2011 First Quarter Earnings Scorecard]]>

(SYK) Stryker 2011 First Quarter Earnings Scorecard

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<![CDATA[J&J buying Synthes in $21.3 billion deal]]> <![CDATA[(SYK) Stryker First Quarter 2011 Earnings Preview]]>

(SYK) Stryker First Quarter 2011 Earnings Preview

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<![CDATA[U.S. stock futures drop; Citigroup earnings due]]> <![CDATA[(SYK) Stryker’s New Hip System Approved by FDA]]>

(SYK) Stryker’s New Hip System Approved by FDA

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<![CDATA[(WMGI) Wright Medical Group Earnings Inch Past Estimates]]>

(WMGI) Wright Medical Group Earnings Inch Past Estimates

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<![CDATA[(SYK) Stryker Completes divestiture of OP-1 product franchise]]>

(SYK) Stryker Completes divestiture of OP-1 product franchise

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<![CDATA[(SYK) Stryker Fourht Quarter Earnings Beat – Concerns Linger]]>

(SYK) Stryker Fourht Quarter Earnings Beat – Concerns Linger

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<![CDATA[Smith & Nephew offers buyer growth, cost savings]]> <![CDATA[FTSE edges down, but ARM Holdings rallies]]> <![CDATA[Monday’s biggest gaining and declining stocks]]> <![CDATA[BP falls, Smith & Nephew soars in London]]> <![CDATA[(SYK) Stryker Increases Quarterly Dividend]]>

(SYK) Stryker Increases Quarterly Dividend

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<![CDATA[(SNN) Smith & Nephew Reports Higher Revenues]]>

(SNN) Smith & Nephew Reports Higher Revenues

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<![CDATA[(SYK) Stryker Third Quarter 2010 Outperforms – Raises View]]>

(SYK) Stryker Third Quarter 2010 Outperforms – Raises View

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<![CDATA[(CNMD) Conmed’s Third Quarter Profit Rockets]]>

(CNMD) Conmed’s Third Quarter Profit Rockets

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<![CDATA[(SYK) Stryker Earnings Scorecard – Estimate Revisions]]>

(SYK) Stryker Earnings Scorecard – Estimate Revisions

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