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What year was Boston Scientific incorporated?
Boston Scientific Corporation was incorporated in 1979.
When does Boston Scientific Corporation's fiscal year end?
Boston Scientific's fiscal year ends on December 31st.
What exchange does Boston Scientific stock trade on?
Boston Scientific Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BSX".
When did Boston Scientific become a publicly traded company?
Boston Scientific’s IPO became effective in May 1992.
Where can I find historical stock price information for Boston Scientific?
Stock price information can be found on our Historical Stock Prices page.
What is Boston Scientific's stock split history?
On both November 30, 1998, and November 5, 2003, Boston Scientific effected two-for-one stock splits.
Does Boston Scientific pay dividends?
Boston Scientific Corporation does not currently pay dividends. As a result, the company also does not offer a dividend reinvestment program (DRIP).
Does Boston Scientific have a direct stock purchase plan?
Boston Scientific Corporation does not currently offer a direct stock purchase plan. If you wish to purchase Boston Scientific common stock please contact a stock broker or online brokerage company.
Who do I contact with questions about my Boston Scientific shares?
Inquiries concerning the transfer or exchange of BSX shares, lost stock certificates, duplicate mailings or change of address should be directed to our Transfer Agent and Registrar Computershare as follows:

By Telephone:

US: 800-898-6713
International: 201-680-6578
Hearing Impaired: 800-231-5469

By Internet:

(Investor Service Direct®)

By Mail:

For address changes, consolidation of accounts, duplicate 1099 requests, or questions about how to transfer stock.

Shareowner Services
Account Maintenance
P.O. Box 358016
Pittsburgh, PA 15252-8016

For sending in stock for safekeeping deposit or for actual transfers

Shareowner Services
Stock Transfer Dept.
P.O. Box 358010
Pittsburgh, PA 15252-8010

For all overnight mail delivery:

Computershare Shareowner Services
480 Washington Boulevard, Jersey City, NJ 07310
What is Boston Scientific's common stock CUSIP number?
Boston Scientific Corporation's common stock CUSIP number is 101137107.
What is the difference between a registered- and a street-name shareholder?
A registered shareholder receives an actual stock certificate (denoting number of shares) registered in their name and controls the certificate's physical location. A shareholder who deposits their shares in a brokerage account holds the shares in "street name" because their shares are registered in the broker's (street) name.
Who is on Boston Scientific's Board of Directors?
A listing of the members of Boston Scientific's Board of Directors can be found under the Corporate Governance section.
Who are Boston Scientific’s Executive Officers?
A listing of the members of Boston Scientific's Executive Officers can be found under the Our Leadership section.
How can I obtain a copy of Boston Scientific's Annual Report?
Boston Scientific’s Annual Reports are available in Adobe Acrobat format in the Annual Reports section of our website. To have a hard copy mailed to you, use the Request Information form, email us at, call 508-650-8555, or write to Investor Relations, Boston Scientific Corporation, One Boston Scientific Place, MS C-1, Natick, MA 01760-1537.
How do I contact Boston Scientific's Investor Relations?
There are various ways you can contact Investor Relations at Boston Scientific.

By e-mail at

By phone for IR General Inquiries call: 508-683-5670

By fax call: 508-683-5675

By phone to speak with Susan Lisa, Vice President, Investor Relations call: 508-683-5565

By mail address queries to:
Boston Scientific Corporation
Investor Relations
300 Boston Scientific Way
Mailstop M405
Marlborough, MA 01752

For questions regarding your shares or statements of your account, please contact our Transfer Agent, Computershare, at 800-898-6713.
Who should I contact if I'm a member of the media?
If you are a member of the media, please contact Kelly Leadem, Vice President, Corporate Communications at 508-683-5543 or send an e-mail to