Smith & Nephew Earnings Disappoint

Posted in Medical Device by Medtech[y] Staff

July 28, 2016 • 4 min read

Smith & Nephew plc (NYSE:SNN) reported disappointing second quarter earnings, with net profit falling 18% compared to the same quarter last year. The London, England based company grew Q2 sales 2%, with revenue coming in at $1.191 billion....

Boston Scientific Buys Cosman Medical

Posted in Medical Device by Medtech[y] Staff

July 27, 2016 • 2 min read

Boston Scientific announced the acquisition of the privately-held Cosman Medical, Inc., manufacturer of radiofrequency ablation (RFA) systems. The Cosman Medical team will become part of the Boston Scientific Neuromodulation business. Terms of the...

Stryker Tops Q2 Earnings Expectations

Posted in Medical Device by Medtech[y] Staff

July 22, 2016 • 1 min read

Stryker ($SYK) was off 5% in early trading after beating both top and bottom line expectations, but coming up with a soft Q3 view. The Kalamazoo based Stryker increased Q2 revenue $16.8% by posting net sales of $2.8 billion. Net sales from recent...