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17 hrs ago | The Business Journal

Claret Medical lands $18 million in funding for stroke product

Claret Medical, a Santa Rosa-based company that develops systems to cut the incidence of strokes during heart surgery, on Friday disclosed an $18 million round of new funds.

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Related Topix: Stroke, Medicine, Health, Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Startups, Medtronic, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry

21 hrs ago | Business Journal

Irvine's Reverse Medical gets snatched up by Covidien as Medtronic merger looms

As it prepares for a merger with Medtronic Inc., medical device company Covidien has itself acquired a small California-based company to makes products to treat vascular disease.

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Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Horizon Therapeutics, Kyphon, Covidien

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Fox News

Medtronic Chief: Covidian Deal Good for Economy

Medtronic Inc Chief Executive Omar Ishrak defended his company's plan to acquire Dublin-based Covidien Plc in a so-called inversion deal, saying the medical device maker will be able to create more U.S. jobs while still paying substantial taxes once the transaction closes.

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Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Horizon Therapeutics, Kyphon, Salient Surgical Technologies, Covidien

AmericanBankingNews.com

Medtronic (MDT) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS

Medtronic announced its earnings results on Tuesday. The company reported $0.93 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts' consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.01, Analyst RN reports.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Does The Medtronic Whisper Number Indicate Investor Confidence?

Medtronic has a 39% positive surprise history . The overall average post earnings price move is 'positive' when the company reports earnings.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Solera Networks, Salient Surgical Technologies

Business Wire

Cognex Ships Its One Millionth Vision System

The Cognex In-SightA vision system was purchased by Medtronic, the world's largest medical technology company.

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Related Topix: Scientific Instruments, Cognex, Electronics, Startups, Horizon Therapeutics, Solera Networks, Salient Surgical Technologies, Tempe, AZ

Sun Aug 17, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

Medtronic (MDT) to Release Earnings on Tuesday

Medtronic will be posting its Q115 quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 19th.

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Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Horizon Therapeutics, Kyphon, Solera Networks, Salient Surgical Technologies

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Bloomberg

Covidien Inversion Deal Under Scrutiny by Options Traders

Speculation Medtronic Inc. will modify its offer for Covidien Plc as sentiment worsens toward tax inversions is fueling demand for bearish options.

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Related Topix: Covidien, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Horizon Therapeutics, Kyphon, Salient Surgical Technologies

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Star Tribune

Medtronic founder Bakken praises Covidien purchase

The Fridley-based device maker on Thursday sent a message signed by Bakken that praises the $43 billion deal that will move Medtronic's corporate headquarters to Ireland while maintaining its operational headquarters in Minnesota.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Product Launch, Technical Updates, Clinical Study Results, Completion ...

Today, Analysts Review released its research reports regarding Medtronic, Inc. , Covidien plc , Johnson & Johnson , Merck & Co., Inc. and Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc .

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Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Horizon Therapeutics, Kyphon, Biotech, Merck , Johnson and Johnson

Seeking Alpha

Inversion Deals Are Costing The U.S.

The life sciences industry, particularly pharmaceuticals, is ripe with competition.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Shire plc, Movetis, Salix Pharmaceuticals, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Salix, PA, Medtronic, Medical Equipment

Sun Aug 10, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Corporate 1pc get wealthier as cash piles up

Income inequality has company - make that companies. A new wealth gap is opening among US corporations, where cash holdings are growing more concentrated as the rich get richer.

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Related Topix: WebMD, Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Star Tribune

Schafer: 'Benefit' companies are hardly a new concept in Minnesota

It will soon become possible for Minnesota entrepreneurs to incorporate new ventures as "public benefit corporations," enterprises with a clear legal right to pursue a mission other than simply maximizing shareholder value.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry

Boston.com

FTC seeks more details on Covidien takeover

Federal antitrust regulators have asked for more information on medical device giant Medtronic Inc.'s plan to buy Mansfield health care supplies company Covidien PLC, raising the possibility the $42.9 billion acquisition could be delayed.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies, Mansfield, MA

Fri Aug 08, 2014

MSN Money

Corporate 1% gets wealthier as cash piles up

Income inequality has company -- make that companies. A new wealth gap is opening among U.S. corporations, where cash holdings are growing more concentrated as the rich get richer.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Beverages, CocaCola, Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Horizon Therapeutics, Kyphon

Wed Aug 06, 2014

SFGate

Will other firms take cue from Walgreens and stay in U.S.?

Walgreens gracefully bowed to the pressure. Question is, will other companies eying a similar tax inversion now decide to remain rooted in the United States? For Walgreens, angry calls and letters from lawmakers, threatening statements from the White House, newspaper editorials galore, plus petitions signed by 200,000 Americans were enough to ... (more)

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media, Morningstar, UC Berkeley, Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry

Plastics News

Medtronic enters hemodialysis field, builds factory in China

Medtronic Inc. has just broken ground to build its first production line for hemodialysis systems, hoping to serve the global market from its new production base in Chengdu, China.

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Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Horizon Therapeutics, Kyphon, World News, China, Asia, Salient Surgical Technologies

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Star Tribune

At long last, a seller's market in Minnesota mergers and acquisitions

The stone-cold, postrecession mergers-and-acquisitions market has gradually heated into a 2014 deals market that could be the best year since 2007.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Salinas Californian

SVMH picked for key clinical studySVMH picked for key clinical...

SVMH picked for key clinical study It's one of 45 hospitals worldwide testing new MRI-friendly heart device.

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Related Topix: Medtronic, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, Food and Drug Administration, Startups, Horizon Therapeutics, Kyphon, Salient Surgical Technologies

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Journal Gazette

Lilly has aversion to inversion

It's not just American tourists heading overseas these days. Increasingly, U.S. corporations are turning to "tax inversions" to move abroad and avoid high corporate tax rates.

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Related Topix: Startups, Medtronic, Medicine, Horizon Therapeutics, Medical Equipment, Kyphon, Healthcare Industry, Salient Surgical Technologies, Indiana

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