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NuVasive's TLX Interbody System Gets Expanded FDA Approval

2017-10-19 zacks
NuVasive, Inc. (NUVA - Free Report) received an expanded 510(k) clearance from the FDA for its TLX interbody system. The TLX interbody system is inserted through a conventional transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) approach. TLX implants can be placed easily into the disc space due to their low profile, bulleted design. TLX is designed for a minimally-invasive spine surgery approach. (25-0)

Stryker (SYK) to Gain From Solid Portfolio and Acquisitions

2017-10-19 zacks
Stryker Corporation (SYK - Free Report) , one of the largest medical device companies in the global orthopedic market, has successfully expanded its product portfolio over time that aids the company to cater to evolving demands of customers. (10-0)

High-Level Quant Score Makes Stryker Corporation (SYK) a Strong Buy

2017-10-17 investorplace
As one of the 783 companies in the GICS Health Care sector Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) is a constituent of the 162 company Health Care Equipment & Supplies GICS industry group within this sector. The market value of SYK is $54.9 billion which places it in the top 10% of its industry group. The stock's current Portfolio Grader score places it 14 among the 162 companies in this industry group, positioning it among the leaders; in the top decile of the sector with a ranking of 33 among the 783 companies in the sector, and number 320 in the nearly 5,000 company Portfolio Grader universe. (6-0)

Daily Technical Summary Reports on Medical Equipment Stocks -- Invacare, ResMed, Stryker, and Zimmer Biomet

2017-10-13 prnewswire
If you want a Stock Review on IVC, RMD, SYK, or ZBH then come over to http://dailystocktracker.com/register/ and sign up for your free customized report. For today, DailyStockTracker.com scans four equities to see how they have fared at the close of the last trading session: Invacare Corp. (NYSE: IVC), ResMed Inc. (NYSE: RMD), Stryker Corp. (NYSE: SYK), and Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ZBH). Medical Appliances and Equipment companies primarily offer equipment and devices, which are designed for diagnosis, monitoring, and treatment of patients in healthcare systems worldwide. (29-0)

Cartilage Degeneration Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 - 2025

2017-10-12 prnewswire
This report on cartilage degeneration studies the current as well as future prospects of the market globally. The stakeholders of this report include companies and intermediaries engaged in the manufacture and commercialization of various products as well as new entrants planning to enter this market. (6-0)

The Lower Volatility Stock Portfolio For Retirees And Others

2017-10-12 seekingalpha
I recently had a look at SPDR sectors through the last two major market corrections in search of lower volatility or drawdown. (333-1)

3 Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Stocks Looking Good

2017-10-11 zacks
There was a time when plastic and reconstructive surgeries were performed only on serious burn cases or accidental injuries. Now cosmetic surgery is de rigueur in many social circles. Over the last few years, the masses have been picking up this trend from eminent Hollywood celebrities. (40-0)

Operating Room Management Market by Solution, Delivery Mode, End User - Global Forecast to 2022

2017-10-10 prnewswire
NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- "Global operating room management market projected to grow at CAGR of 11.2%" The global operating room management market is projected to reach USD 3.41 billion in 2022, growing at a CAGR of 11.2% during forecast period (2017-2022). The operating room management market is driven by factors like the emphasis on cost control, efficiency improvement in ORs, redevelopment projects & funding to improve OR infrastructure, growing prevalence of diseases, rising geriatric population, and the increasing demand for OR supply management software. (35-0)

Stryker Corporation (SYK) Stock Rated a Strong Buy

2017-10-10 investorplace
Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) is ranked as a Strong Buy using the Portfolio Grader stock evaluator of Louis Navellier, which incorporates his investing approach. SYK has maintained this ranking for 2 months. (6-0)

Medical Automation Market to Gain From Rising Adoption Rate of Equipment: Million Insights

2017-10-09 prnewswire
The global medical automation market size in 2015 was estimated to be at USD 34.21 billion. The major factors impelling the growth are rising adoption rate of automated equipment for therapy and diagnosis of chronic disorders. According to a report by WHO, chronic diseases are considered to be the leading cause of mortality globally. These diseases include respiratory diseases, diabetes, heart disease, stroke and cancer which accounts for around 60% of deaths. (30-0)

Asian Trauma Fixation Devices Market by Types, & by End-Users - Forecast to 2019

2017-10-04 prnewswire
LONDON, Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Asia-Pacific trauma fixation devices market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 6.6% from 2014 to 2019. This growth is mainly attributed to a wide range of factors such as technical advancements, rising cases of road accidents, increasing aging population, low cost/utility ratio, and increasing investments. However, competitive pricing, huge untapped population, and high threat from substitutes is hampering the growth of the market. (6-0)

Europe Orthobiologics Market by Product, by End-User, by Geography - Analysis & Forecast to 2019

2017-10-04 prnewswire
LONDON, Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The European orthobiologics market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 6.3% from 2014 to 2019. It is the second-largest market in the global orthobiologics market, followed by North America. Download the full report: https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/4167856 Increasing cases of road accidents, as well as rising prevalence of osteoarthritis are propelling the growth of orthobiologics market in this region. (6-0)

Joint Reconstruction Market by Type, by Geography - Global Analysis & Forecast to 2019

2017-10-04 prnewswire
LONDON, Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global joint reconstruction market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.0% from 2014 to 2019. Growing demand of minimally invasive techniques in joint reconstruction, and awareness about the benefits associated with joint reconstruction surgeries are significant factors driving its market growth. The knee replacement segment of the global joint replacement market was valued at $7,721. (6-0)

Orthobiologics Market by Product, by End-User - Global Forecast to 2019

2017-10-04 prnewswire
LONDON, Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The global orthobiologics market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 6.7% from 2014 to 2019. The end-user segment of this market is classified into hospitals, orthopedic clinics, and other end-users. Rise in cases of road accidents, as well as increasing awareness among patients with regards to the benefits associated with orthobiologics products are propelling the growth of orthobiologics market. (6-0)

European Internal Trauma Fixation Devices Market, by Type, & by End-User - Forecast to 2019

2017-10-04 prnewswire
LONDON, Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The European internal trauma fixation devices market is projected to witness a CAGR of 6.5% during the forecast period, 2014 to 2019. Germany is expected to witness the highest CAGR of 6.8% during the forecast period. There are various factors contributing to the growth of the European internal trauma fixation devices market. These include new innovations in the implant technologies along with increasing adoption of supporting technologies. (6-1)

Has Medtronic's Decline Made It A Buy?

2017-10-03 seekingalpha
International growth opportunities as well as acquisitions should be able to continue driving improved results for the company. (173-1)

Global $9.6 Bn Surgical Robotics Market, 2025 by Channel, Type of Surgery and Region

2017-10-03 prnewswire
The "Global Surgical Robotics Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2017 - 2025" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. (6-0)

Zimmer Biomet: A Leading Medtech Player Facing Short-Term Issues

2017-09-29 seekingalpha
Zimmer (ZBH) is a US medical devices company focusing on orthopedic implants. Before delving into the company specificities, we are going to have a look to the orthopedic market. (18-0)

Stryker (SYK) to Gain From Solid Portfolio and Acquisitions

2017-09-29 zacks
Stryker Corporation (SYK - Free Report) , one of the largest medical device companies in the global orthopedic market, has successfully expanded its product portfolio over time, which aids the company to cater to evolving demands of customers. (15-0)

Smith & Nephew: Its Moat Is Being Tested

2017-09-29 seekingalpha
Stickiness between Orthopedic surgeons and instrument providers and extensive intellectual property rights give Smith & Nephew a durable competitive position and solid profitability. (23-0)

Orthopedic Biomaterials Market 13.19% CAGR by 2021 Biodegradable and Biocompatible Product Demand Rising

2017-09-29 prnewswire
Global Orthopaedic Biomaterial Market driven by rising clinical education among the patients, increasing medical applications of biomaterial by orthopaedicians, rising demand from the aged population, and technological innovation has further led to growing focus towards healthcare, hence, building the need for joint replacement surgeries using orthopaedic biomaterial, specifically among the adult population according to ReportsnReports. (37-2)

Global $11.5 Bn Patient Positioning System Market 2017-2025

2017-09-28 prnewswire
The "Global Patient Positioning System Market Analysis & Trends - Industry Forecast to 2025" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. (6-0)

NuVasive Acquires Vetera Spine, Grows With Spinal Hardware

2017-09-28 zacks
Per a Sep 18 article published on Duke University website, NuVasive, Inc. (NUVA - Free Report) has reportedly closed another acquisition. This time, it is a start-up company called Vertera Spine, created through research at both Duke University and the Georgia Institute of Technology. However, financial terms of the deal have not been disclosed. (25-0)

Mazor Robotics' CE Mark for Mazor X Platform to Drive Orders

2017-09-27 zacks
Mazor Robotics Ltd. (MZOR - Free Report) recently received CE Mark approval for its Mazor X Surgical Assurance platform. The approval will allow Mazor Robotics and its partner Medtronic (MDT - Free Report) to commercialize, co-promote and market the Mazor X platform, in countries that recognize CE Mark. (29-0)

Stryker Corporation (SYK) Stock Rated a Strong Buy

2017-09-27 investorplace
Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) is ranked as a Strong Buy using the Portfolio Grader stock evaluator of Louis Navellier, which incorporates his investing approach. SYK has maintained this ranking for 2 months. (6-0)

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