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08/01/14Stryker Completes Acquisition of North American Assets of Small Bone Innovations, Inc.
Kalamazoo, Michigan - August 1, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today the completion of its acquisition of substantially all of the North American assets of Small Bone Innovations, Inc. ("SBi"). A separate closing will be held later this year, following receipt of applicable regulatory approvals, for the acquisition of the assets of the French and German operations, through which the international business of SBi has been conducted. SBi is a privately held business hea... 
07/22/14Stryker Announces Appointment of Kevin A. Lobo as Chairman of the Board of Directors
Kalamazoo, Michigan - July 22, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced that Kevin A. Lobo, President and Chief Executive Officer, has been appointed Chairman of the Board, in addition to his current responsibilities, effective July 22, 2014. William U. Parfet, Stryker's Non-Executive Chairman, will again assume the role of Lead Independent Director. Mr. Lobo joined Stryker in April 2011 and served as Group President of Stryker Orthopaedics prior to his appointment as President and Chief ... 
07/21/14Stryker Declares a $0.305 Quarterly Dividend
Kalamazoo, Michigan - July 21, 2014- Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced that its Board of Directors has maintained a dividend consistent with that of the prior quarter, by declaring a quarterly dividend of $0.305 per share payable on October 31, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 30, 2014. This represents an increase of 15% compared to the prior year.  Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and together with our customers, we a... 
07/18/14Stryker to Host Analyst Meeting
Kalamazoo, Michigan - July 18, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced that it will host an Analyst Meeting on Wednesday, September 17, 2014, at 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time, in Mahwah, New Jersey. Kevin Lobo, President and Chief Executive Officer, will host the meeting with presentations by leaders of the Company's key business units.            A simultaneous webcast of the meeting will be available on Stryker's website at www.stryker.com via the Investor page. The webcast will be archived o... 
07/17/14Stryker Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results and 2014 Outlook
Kalamazoo, Michigan - July 17, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) reported operating results for the second quarter of 2014:       Net sales grew 6.8% to $2.4 billion        ·     Reconstructive                                   6.5%·     MedSurg                                            8.8%·     Neurotechnology and Spine              3.8%      Reported diluted net earnings per share unchanged at $0.56      Adjusted diluted net earnings per share(1) increased 1% to $1.08                &qu... 
06/30/14Stryker Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Assets of Small Bone Innovations, Inc.
Kalamazoo, Michigan - June 30, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today a definitive agreement to acquire assets of Small Bone Innovations, Inc. ("SBi") in an all cash transaction for up to $375 million. The net cost to Stryker after taking into account the present value of the tax benefits as a result of the asset purchase structure will be up to $285 million. Founded in 2004, SBi is a privately held business headquartered in Morrisville, Pennsylvania with facilities in F... 
06/12/14Stryker to Host Conference Call on July 17, 2014
Kalamazoo, Michigan - June 12, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced that it will host a conference call on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 4:30 p.m., Eastern Time, to discuss the Company's operating results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014 and provide an operational update. Final operating results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014 will be released at 4:00 p.m. that day. To participate in the conference call dial (866) 436-9172 (domestic) or (630) 691-2760 (international) and be prepa... 
05/22/14Stryker to Present at Investor Conferences
Kalamazoo, Michigan - May 22, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today that it will participate in the following investor conferences:  June 2, 2014 - 10:30 a.m. Eastern TimeJefferies 2014 Healthcare ConferenceNew York, New York June 10, 2014 - 8:40 a.m. Pacific TimeGoldman Sachs 35th Annual Global Healthcare ConferenceRancho Palos Verdes, California June 18, 2014 - 10:05 a.m. Eastern TimeWells Fargo Securities 2014 Healthcare ConferenceBoston, Massachusetts A simultaneous ... 
05/05/14Stryker to Present at Investor Conference
Kalamazoo, Michigan - May 5, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today that it will participate in the following investor conference: May 13, 2014 - 8:00 a.m. Pacific TimeBank of America Merrill Lynch 2014 Health Care ConferenceLas Vegas, Nevada                                            A simultaneous webcast of the Company's presentation will be available on Stryker's website at www.stryker.com.  The presentation will be archived for 30 days.  Forward-Looking Statements Thi... 
04/28/14Stryker Corporation Announces Pricing of $1.0 Billion Senior Notes Offering
Kalamazoo, Michigan - April 28, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) (the "Company") announced today that it has priced an offering to sell $600 million of senior unsecured notes due 2024 (the "2024 Notes") and $400 million of senior unsecured notes due 2044 (the "2044 Notes" and, together with the 2024 Notes, the "Notes"). The 2024 Notes will bear interest at 3.375% per year and, unless previously redeemed, will mature on May 15, 2024. The 2044 Notes wil... 
04/23/14Stryker Reports First Quarter 2014 Results and 2014 Outlook
Kalamazoo, Michigan - April 23, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) reported operating results for the first quarter of 2014: First Quarter Highlights       Net sales growth of 5.3% to $2.3 billion ·     Reconstructive                                   4.5% or 5.9% constant currency·     MedSurg                                            5.8% or 6.8% constant currency·     Neurotechnology and Spine              5.9% or 7.0% constant currency            Reported diluted net earnings per share... 
04/22/14Stryker Declares a $0.305 Quarterly Dividend
Kalamazoo, Michigan - April 22, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced that its Board of Directors has maintained a dividend consistent with that of the prior quarter, by declaring a quarterly dividend of $0.305 per share payable on July 31, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 30, 2014. This represents an increase of 15% compared to the prior year. Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and together with our customers, we are d... 
04/15/14Stryker Completes Acquisition of Berchtold Holding AG
Kalamazoo, Michigan - April 15, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Berchtold Holding AG (Berchtold), a provider of customer-centric healthcare equipment for over 90 years. Berchtold's product portfolio includes surgical tables, equipment booms, and surgical lighting systems geared towards maximizing efficiency and safety in operating rooms and ICUs. Combining these complementary solutions with Stryker Endoscopy's exist... 
03/31/14Stryker Announces Legal Function Leadership Change
Kalamazoo, Michigan - March 31, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced that Curtis E. Hall, Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, has elected to shift to a part-time role as Senior Legal Counsel, and transition the leadership of the Corporation's Legal and Compliance function to Michael D. Hutchinson, General Counsel. Mr. Hall has led Stryker's Legal function since becoming the Company's first General Counsel in 1994. "I would like to thank Curtis for his many contributions to S... 
03/24/14Stryker to Host Conference Call on April 23, 2014
Kalamazoo, Michigan - March 24, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced that it will host a conference call on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 4:30 p.m., Eastern Time, to discuss the Company's operating results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014 and provide an operational update. Final operating results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014 will be released at 4:00 p.m. that day. To participate in the conference call dial (800) 708-4540 (domestic) or (847) 619-6397 (international) and be ... 
03/24/14Stryker Completes Acquisition of Patient Safety Technologies, Inc.
Kalamazoo, Michigan - March 24, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Patient Safety Technologies, Inc. Patient Safety conducts its business through its wholly owned subsidiary, SurgiCount Medical, Inc. Patient Safety's proprietary Safety-Sponge® System and SurgiCount 360TM compliance software help prevent Retained Foreign Objects (RFOs) in the operating room.Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology compani... 
03/17/14Stryker Announces Annual Meeting of Shareholders
Kalamazoo, Michigan - March 17, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced that its 2014 Annual Meeting of Shareholders is scheduled as follows:   April 22, 2014 - 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time  Radisson Plaza Hotel & Suites at The Kalamazoo Center  Kalamazoo, Michigan Information about the webcast, which will include both the audio and the slide presentation from the meeting, is available in the Calendar of Events area of the Investor section of our website at www.investorevents.stryker.c... 
03/07/14Stryker Completes Acquisition of Pivot Medical, Inc.
Kalamazoo, Michigan - March 7, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Pivot Medical, Inc. (Pivot). Pivot is a privately held business selling innovative products for hip arthroscopy with operating facilities in Sunnyvale, CA. As indicated in the February 19, 2014 press release, the transaction is expected to be neutral to Stryker's 2014 earnings per share excluding acquisition, integration-related and intangible amortizatio... 
02/25/14Stryker to Present at Investor Conference
Kalamazoo, Michigan - February 25, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today that it will participate in the following investor conference: March 4, 2014 - 10:40 a.m. Eastern TimeCowen and Company 34th Annual Health Care ConferenceBoston, Massachusetts A simultaneous webcast of the Company's presentation will be available on Stryker's website at www.stryker.com.  The presentation will be archived for 30 days. Forward-Looking Statements Certain statements made in the presentati... 
02/19/14Stryker Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Pivot Medical, Inc.
Kalamazoo, Michigan - February 19, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today a definitive agreement to acquire Pivot Medical, Inc. (Pivot) in an all cash transaction. Pivot is a privately held business selling innovative products for hip arthroscopy with operating facilities in Sunnyvale, CA. Pivot was founded in 2007 with a focus on hip arthroscopy procedures treating femoroacetabular impingement syndrome (FAI). Pivot has a platform of innovative instruments and implants to effici... 
02/18/14Stryker Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Berchtold Holding, AG
Kalamazoo, Michigan - February 18, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today a definitive agreement to acquire Berchtold Holding, AG (Berchtold) for an enterprise value of $172 million. Berchtold, a privately held business with operating facilities in Germany and the United States, sells world-class surgical infrastructure equipment.  Berchtold has been providing customer-centric healthcare equipment for over 90 years with sales in 2013 of approximately $125 million. Their product po... 
02/12/14Stryker Declares a 15% Increase in Quarterly Dividend
Kalamazoo, Michigan - February 12, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced that its Board of Directors has increased its dividend 15%, compared to the prior year, by declaring a quarterly dividend of $0.305 per share payable on April 30, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2014.   Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array... 
02/07/14Stryker to Present at Investor Conferences
Kalamazoo, Michigan - February 7, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today that it will participate in the following investor conferences: February 13, 2014 - 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time2014 Leerink Global Healthcare ConferenceNew York, New York February 25, 2014 - 9:40 a.m. Eastern TimeCiti 2014 Global Healthcare ConferenceNew York, New York A simultaneous webcast of the Company's presentations will be available on Stryker's website at www.stryker.com.  The presentations will be ... 
01/22/14Stryker Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results and 2014 Outlook
Kalamazoo, Michigan - January 22, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) reported operating results for the fourth quarter and full year 2013: Fourth Quarter Highlights Net sales growth of 5.6% to $2.5 billion   Reconstructive                          5.8% or 8.0% constant currency  MedSurg                                  5.4% or 6.6% constant currency  Neurotechnology and Spine        5.4% or 7.5% constant currency    Reported diluted net earnings per share increased 42.3% to $1.0... 
01/16/14Stryker Corporation Named One of Fortune Magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For"
Fourth consecutive year Stryker has been named to this list Ranked 42 out of 100 Kalamazoo, Michigan - January 16, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today that it has been named as one of the 2014 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® in its 17th annual survey of top-rated workplaces in the United States. The list recognizes companies that have exceptional workplace cultures. This is the fourth consecutive year Stryker has been named to the list, and the company was ranked 42 out... 
01/02/14Stryker to Present at Investor Conference
Kalamazoo, Michigan - January 2, 2014 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced today that it will participate in the following investor conference: January 15, 2014 - 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time32nd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare ConferenceSan Francisco, California A simultaneous webcast of the Company's presentation will be available on Stryker's website at www.stryker.com.  The presentation will be archived for 30 days. Forward-Looking Statements Certain statements made in the presentation m...