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Can MedSurg Business Aid Boston Scientific (BSX) Q1 Earnings?

2018-04-17 zacks
Boston Scientific Corporation's (BSX - Free Report) MedSurg business group (comprising three sub segments viz. Endoscopy, Urology and Pelvic Health and Neuromodulation) has been recording operational sales growth over the last few quarters. We expect this upside to further find reflection in first-quarter 2018 results, scheduled for release on Apr 25.
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BRIEF-Boston Scientific Prevails In European Patent Dispute With Edwards Lifesciences

2018-04-16 reuters
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IRIDEX Announces Appointment of Maria Sainz and David Bruce to its Board of Directors

2018-04-16 globenewswire
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IRIDEX Corporation (Nasdaq:IRIX) today announced the appointment of Maria Sainz and David Bruce to the Company’s Board of Directors effective as of April 13, 2018. Ms. Sainz and Mr. Bruce will both join the Compensation Committee. Ms. Sainz will also join the Nominating and Governance Committee. Concurrent with these additions, George Marcellino will depart from the Board of Directors to focus on his new role as IRIDEX’s Vice President of Clinical Affairs.
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BRIEF-Boston Scientific Announces Acquisition Of NVision Medical Corp

2018-04-16 reuters
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WATCHMAN to Aid Boston Scientific (BSX) Q1 Earnings Amid Woes

2018-04-12 zacks
Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX - Free Report) is scheduled to report first-quarter 2018 results before the opening bell on Apr 25.
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Hologic Looks Iffy For Now

2018-04-08 seekingalpha
A falling share price and low P/E after a string of consecutive earnings beats make HOLX look attractive.
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5 Healthcare Stocks To Buy Today

2018-04-06 investorplace
For long-term investors, the recent market hiccups and volatility has opened up some pretty big bargains. And some of the biggest can be found in the among the various healthcare stocks. From medical device firms to small biotech stocks, the healthcare sector has been hit hard over the last few weeks.
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Microbot Medical Announces Appointment of Chief Technology Officer

2018-04-05 globenewswire
HINGHAM, Mass., April 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Microbot Medical Inc. (NASDAQ:MBOT), a medical device company specializing in the design and development of transformational micro-robotic medical technologies, today announced the appointment of Mr. Simon Sharon as Chief Technology Officer, effective immediately. In his role, Mr. Sharon will report directly to Harel Gadot, Microbot’s Chief Executive Officer, President and Chairman, and resume the role previously held by the VP of R&D, who recently stepped down to pursue other endeavors.
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Valuation Dashboard: Healthcare - Update

2018-04-04 seekingalpha
This article series provides a monthly dashboard of industries in each sector of the GICS classification. It compares valuation and quality factors relative to their historical averages.
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Boston Scientific Announces Acquisition of Securus Medical

On April 3, 2018, Boston Scientific (BSX) announced the acquisition of Ohio-based Securus Medical for an upfront cash payment of $40 million. The deal also includes commercial milestones and regulatory achievement–based contingent payments of up to $10 million. Boston Scientific, which invested in Securus for the first time in 2016, already has a stake in the company. The specified payments are for the remaining stake in the company not already owned by Boston Scientific.
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Boston Scientific to Acquire Securus Medical, Boost EP Unit

2018-04-04 zacks
Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX - Free Report) recently announced the acquisition of Securus Medical Group, Inc — a privately-held developer of thermal monitoring system for the continuous measurement of esophageal temperature. The buyout is in line with the company’s strategy to gain traction in the global Electrophysiology (EP) market, which is poised to reach a value of around $4.73 billion by 2019 (per data by Markets and Markets).
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Analysts Give Edwards Lifesciences Mostly ‘Buy’ Ratings

Edwards Lifesciences (EW) is a leading player in the TAVR (transcatheter aortic valve replacement) market. The company registered strong fiscal 2017 results on February 1, 2018, despite being impacted by natural disasters during the year. The company manufactures Sapien valves. In this article, let’s take a look at Wall Street’s ratings, recommendations, and 12-month target prices for EW stock.
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Analyst Recommendations for Varian Medical Systems and Peers

In 1Q18, Varian Medical Systems (VAR) reported revenues of $679 million, which is a YoY (year-over-year) rise of 13% on a reported basis and an 11% rise on a constant currency basis. It was mainly driven by increased sales of its linac (linear accelerator) systems in the oncology operating segment. The company’s product sales were $366 million, which is an 18% YoY growth. Services accounted for the remaining $313 million of revenues in 1Q18, which was a YoY rise of 7%.
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Neovasc's (NVCN) CEO Fred Colen on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2018-03-29 seekingalpha
Good day, and welcome to the Neovasc Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Earnings Call. Today’s conference is being recorded.
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BSX / Boston Scientific Corp. DEF 14A

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