Stocks Bytes: Verint Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNT), Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT), Quotient Limited – Unit (NASDAQ:QTNTU)

Boston, MA 10/15/2014 (wallstreetpr) –  Verint Systems Inc.(NASDAQ:VRNT)  announced on 14th October that it has been recognized as one of the leaders in the 2014 FinTech Rankings brought out by IDC Financial Insights. IDC in an annual exercise publishes the list of top financial service tech vendors globally. In this year’s report Verint Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNT)   […]

Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) To Get $60 Million From Asset Sale

Boston, MA 09/17/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) and Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation have entered into an asset trading deal. About $60 million is expected to shift hands in favor of Medtronic as part of the deal. The transaction is expected to close in 4Q2014 at the satisfaction of customary closing conditions, Market Watch stated […]

Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) To Reimburse Top Executives, Directors For Inversion Taxes Bills

Boston, MA 09/02/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) will compensate its top executives and directors for the tax imposed on their stock and option awards in relation to the inversion efforts that the company is undertaking, Wall Street Journal stated in an article. The company seeks to shift its corporate office from the U.S. through […]

Must-Follow Stocks: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT), Corning Incorporated (NYSE:GLW), The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT)

Boston, MA 08/12/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) doesn’t come across as an interesting stock in the eyes of analysts at Jefferies Group, no wonder they slashed their target price on the stock to $76 from $89. That move had a corresponding effect on the market as investors betted against WMT, sending the stock […]

Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) Gets FDA Nod For Its Viva Quad And Attain Performa

Boston, MA 08/08/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Medical technology firm, Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) disclosed that the Food and Drug Administration or the FDA had given its nod for its Attain Performa quadripolar lead, and the Viva Quad S and Viva Quad XT cardiac resynchronization treatment defibrillators or CRT-D. The company expects to make available the devices in […]

Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) Closes $44.9B Deal WithCovidien Plc.

Boston, MA 06/16/2014 (wallstreetpr) – A Reuters report reveals that Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) has agreed to buy its rival Covidien Plc in a $42.9 billion deal and with that, the U.S. largest medical device maker is all ready to move its executive headquarters to Ireland, where Covidien has its office. The deal adds to the […]

Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) Seen Multiple Years Of Product Launches by Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS)

Boston, MA 06/09/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Investment advisor Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) sees multiple years of new products coming out from the staple of medical technology company, Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT). This is expected to add to its baseline growth. New Products The brokerage has participated in the company’s analyst meeting that focused on four primary […]

Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) Sees Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) To Accelerate Revenue Growth

Boston, MA 05/23/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Investment brokerage Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) expects medical technology company, Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) to accelerate revenue growth in the fiscal year 2015 on FXN basis. The investment advisor has, however, left the rating unchanged for the stock. Growth Uptick The investment advisor has retained its fiscal year 2015 as […]

Medtronic, Inc (NYSE:MDT)’s super vascular stent approved by FDA

Boston, MA 09/25/2013 (wallstreetpr) – Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT) announced that the United States FDA has approved the Complete SE vascular stent that will be used in lower-extremities. This will specifically be used in the superficial femoral-artery and the proximal popliteal-artery. Both these arteries supply blood to the upper legs. Previous approvals Originally, this same device […]