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Medtronic's ITB Therapy Superior to CMM for PSS Reduction

58m zacks
Medtronic plc (MDT - Free Report) announced study results showing the superiority of Medtronic ITB (Intrathecal baclofen) Therapy to conventional medical management (CMM) for the reduction of severe post-stroke spasticity (PSS) in adults. Notably, the results from the ‘Spasticity In Stroke-Randomised Study’ (SISTERS) trial were published in the Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry (JNNP). (56-0)

My Dividend Growth Portfolio - Q4 2017 Summary

21h seekingalpha
I believe that someone who writes about financial assets should share his main holdings with his readers. (200-0)

China urges hotels to review websites as "country" crackdown grows - Channel NewsAsia

2018-01-13 channelnewsasia
SHANGHAI: China's tourism authority has urged accommodation companies to review their websites and apps to fix what Beijing deems to be inaccurate labelling of Taiwan or other Chinese-claimed territories as countries. (10-0)

K2M Looking To Move Past A Disappointing 2017 With Innovation-Fueled Growth

2018-01-12 seekingalpha
2017 wasn't a banner year for K2M, but growth seems to have reaccelerated in the fourth quarter and a host of new products and opportunities should lead to better results. (24-0)

UPDATE 1-China cracks down on foreign companies calling Taiwan, other parts of China countries

2018-01-12 reuters
SHANGHAI, Jan 12 (Reuters) - China’s aviation authority on Friday demanded an apology from Delta Air Lines for listing Taiwan and Tibet as countries on its website, while another government agency took aim at Inditex-owned fashion brand Zara and medical device maker Medtronic Plc for similar issues. (10-0)

Dale's 2017 Portfolio Review: Let The Good Times Roll

2018-01-12 seekingalpha
2017 was certainly an uneventful year for North American investments and unfortunately The Toronto Blue Jays. (353-0)

10 Worry-Free Dividend Stocks With Rising Payouts | InvestorPlace

2018-01-11 investorplace
High dividend stocks appeal to many investors. But as well as a high payout, it is crucial that you buy safe dividend stocks. Otherwise, the dividend payout looks set to go down rather than up. (226-2)

Surmodics (SRDX) Poised on Core Business Amid Forex Woes

2018-01-11 zacks
On Jan 10, we issued an updated research report on Surmodics, Inc. (SRDX - Free Report) . Solid growth in Medical Device and IVD businesses drove Surmodics’ growth trajectory. However, foreign exchange woes continue to be headwind for the company. The stock has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold). (122-0)

Tandem Diabetes Care -  Speculative Turnaround Play With Huge Potential

2018-01-11 seekingalpha
Company issued very strong preliminary Q4/2017 results and guided for 2018 revenue growth of roughly 35%. (29-2)

A Sluggish Spine Market Keeping The Pressure On NuVasive

2018-01-10 seekingalpha
A softer than expected spine market and ongoing pressure in areas like biologics have continued to pressure NuVasive's revenue growth. (23-0)

7 Best Healthcare ETFs for 2018

2018-01-09 investorplace
First, there was talk of a repeal of the Affordable Care Act — colloquially known as Obamacare. Then, healthcare stocks settled down after lawmakers failed to take action. Also, a controversial 2.3% tax on medical devices was temporarily suspended last year but is back as of Jan. 1. (108-1)

Medtronic PLC Stock Is a Long Term Investment Lock

2018-01-09 investorplace
Medtronic PLC (NYSE:MDT) announced its Q2 2018 results in late November. If you only looked at its top- and bottom-line, I’m pretty confident your takeaway wasn’t to buy yourself MDT stock as an early Christmas present. (29-0)

Medtronic unveils restructuring plan

2018-01-08 reuters
(Reuters) - Medtronic Plc (MDT.N) on Monday unveiled a restructuring plan that it expects will help it save $500 million to $700 million annually over the next five years. (5-0)

PE? No, PEG!

2018-01-06 seekingalpha
As an investment professional with 45 years of experience, I can't stomach the astounding P/Es on a few stocks. (210-1)

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