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IDT Ties-Up With Thetasys to Strengthen Sensor Portfolio

2018-06-20 zacks
Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDTI - Free Report) has entered into a definitive agreement to collaborate with Thetasys, a California-based engineering company to enhance design and features of its sensor products by leveraging the latter’s inductive sensor designing capabilities. Thetasys is a developer of technology that aids in designing of sensor products and network applications. The collaboration will be operative in the United States and China.
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MedTech Overcomes Policy Hurdles, Long-Term Prospects Bright

2018-06-16 zacks
With the suspension of the controversial 2.3% medical device tax for another two years, the medical device industry is currently riding high on optimism. AdvaMed, the medical device industry’s lobbying group, which strongly advocated for this relief, noted that the tax repeal will provide a huge impetus to the companies to channelize their turnovers into strategic consolidations, research and developments and also help in creating new job opportunities.
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FTV / Fortive Corporation 11-K

2018-06-15 sec.gov
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FTV / Fortive Corporation 11-K

2018-06-15 sec.gov
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Growth & Income Buys | Johnson & Johnson and International Paper

2018-06-14 zacks
This week’s video covers two companies where management has made key decisions for the future of their respective companies; Johnson & Johnson (JNJ - Free Report) , and International Paper (IP - Free Report) .
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Excellent Results Supporting A Steep Valuation At Halma

2018-06-14 seekingalpha
Halma's valuation is high, but the company is delivering excellent results, with double-digit growth in the second half of fiscal 2018.
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Fortive Following A Familiar Pattern

2018-06-14 seekingalpha
The acquisition of Johnson & Johnson's ASP business fits management's preferences for more healthcare and more recurring revenue, but the deal multiple was not cheap.
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J&J (JNJ) Accepts Platinum Equity's Offer for LifeScan Unit

2018-06-13 zacks
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ - Free Report) has accepted a $2.1 billion offer from a private equity firm, Platinum Equity, for the sale of its LifeScan diabetes device unit. The company had announced the receipt of a binding offer from Platinum Equity in March.
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FTV / Fortive Corporation 8-K (Current Report)

2018-06-08 sec.gov
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Dow 30 Stock Roundup: UnitedHealth Hikes Quarterly Dividend by 20%, Microsoft Confirms GitHub Buyout

2018-06-08 zacks
The Dow enjoyed a week of steady gains with trade concerns largely taking a backseat. Worries related to trade were only evident on Tuesday after Mexico imposed tariffs on a wide range of U.S. products. A spike in yields boosted financials on Wednesday. Tech stocks continued to make steady gains until investors indulged in profit-taking on Thursday.
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Fortive Plans to Buy Johnson & Johnson's Sterilization Unit

2018-06-07 zacks
Fortive Corporation (FTV - Free Report) has recently made a proposal to Johnson & Johnson (JNJ - Free Report) to acquire its business unit of Advanced Sterilization Products (“ASP”) from its subsidiary, Ethicon, Inc.. ASP offers infection prevention solutions that are used in disinfection and sterilization of reusable surgical instruments. The solutions are based on low-temperature hydrogen peroxide sterilization technology and help in protecting patients from hospital infections.
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J&J Receives Buyout Offer for Sterilization Products Unit

2018-06-07 zacks
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ - Free Report) announced that Fortive Corporation (FTV - Free Report) has offered to acquire its Advanced Sterilization Products (“ASP”) business, a unit of its surgical systems and instruments subsidiary Ethicon. Fortive has proposed a binding offer with an aggregate value of $2.8 billion for the unit. The offer comprises $2.7 billion in cash and $100 million in retained net receivables.
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Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

2018-06-07 reuters
June 7 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1410 GMT on Thursday: ** Japan’s Fujifilm Holdings Corp said it may have no choice but to abandon a $6.1 billion merger with Xerox Corp if there is no progress in talks with the U.S. firm’s new board for about half a year. ** U.S. insurer AmTrust Financial Services Inc agreed to be acquired by a group of investors for a sweetened $2.
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Johnson & Johnson to Sell Advanced Sterilization Products to Fortive for $2.8 Billion

2018-06-07 biospace
Johnson & Johnson received a binding offer to sell its Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP) business to Fortive Corporation.
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