Navigation Links
Stryker Increases Annual Dividend by Over 20%
Date:12/3/2008

KALAMAZOO, Mich., Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stryker (NYSE: SYK) announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a year-end cash dividend of forty cents per share, an increase of 21% over the thirty-three cent dividend declared in December 2007. The dividend is payable January 30, 2009 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 31, 2008.

"Our continued growth in 2008 combined with our strong financial position have enabled us to return significant capital to shareholders this year," commented Stephen P. MacMillan, President and Chief Executive Officer. The Company has also completed nearly $1.0 billion in share repurchases since July of this year.

Stryker Corporation is one of the world's leading medical technology companies with the most broadly based range of products in orthopaedics and a significant presence in other medical specialties. Stryker works with respected medical professionals to help people lead more active and more satisfying lives. The Company's products include implants used in joint replacement, trauma, craniomaxillofacial and spinal surgeries; biologics; surgical, neurologic, ear, nose & throat and interventional pain equipment; and endoscopic, surgical navigation, communications and digital imaging systems; as well as patient handling and emergency medical equipment. For more information about Stryker, please visit the company web site at www.stryker.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Stryker
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Stryker Announces Organizational and Leadership Changes
2. Stryker to Present at Investor Conferences
3. Stryker To Present at Investor Conference
4. Stryker to Present at Investor Conferences
5. Stryker to Present at Investor Conference
6. Stryker to Provide Webcast and Telephone Access to Annual Shareholder Meeting
7. Stryker to Host Conference Call on April 17, 2008
8. Northwestern Memorial Hospitals Steven J. Stryker MD Unveils Campaign With Empower Public Relations
9. Stryker Announces Share Repurchase Program
10. Stryker to Present at Investor Conference
11. Stryker to Host Analyst Meeting
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/24/2016)... San Diego, CA (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... up with the American Cancer Society and the Road To Recovery® program to drive ... care to seniors and other adults to ensure the highest quality of life and ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... The Haute Beauty Network, affiliated ... Weintraub as a prominent plastic surgeon and the network’s newest partner. , ... most handsome men, look naturally attractive. Plastic surgery should be invisible.” He stands ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Venture ... Golf Classic Tournament held on June 20th at the Woodmont Country Club at ... Luke’s Wings, an organization dedicated to helping service members that have been wounded in ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... To succeed under value-based ... however, are unsure how to move forward, given the need to sustain current ... forward tailored to an organization’s specific needs. , PYA Principal Martie Ross states, ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... TX (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Dr. ... graduate, joins Evans Dermatology in the South Lamar location as of July 13, 2016. ... Southwestern Medical School. As a medical student, she regularly volunteered at the Agape Clinic ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 Leading ... that address medical conditions resulting from a breakdown ... has appointed Greg Doyle as chief ... Leading BioSciences, executive management team and board of ... chief financial officer. He will provide continued leadership ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 23, 2016 Research and Markets ... Europe 2016 Edition: The New Global Agenda " report ... OTC Distribution in Europe - the ... and tracks change. It identifies the driving factors coming into ... consumer healthcare industry now and in the future. It provides ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016 The global chronic ... of combination therapies trend is expected to boost ... CLL were available only in the form of ... in combination with prednisone, and a combination of ... trend of developing combination therapies to treat CLL ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: