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U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Tuesday as investors awaited some minor data releases ahead of Friday's key jobs report, amid continued concerns about Greece.
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June 2- Medical device maker Medtronic Inc reported a better-than-expected adjusted quarterly net income, helped by sales of its heart devices. The company's adjusted net profit rose to $1.68 billion, or $1.16 per share. The quarterly results are the first to include revenue generated by Covidien Plc, which Medtronic acquired in January for $49.9 billion.
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May 19- Medtronic Plc on Tuesday said fourth-quarter revenue would be higher than expected, boosted by strong U.S. sales of its heart devices, and projected earnings would be at the upper end of its previously forecast range. The preliminary quarterly results are the first to include revenue generated by Covidien Plc, which Medtronic acquired in January for...
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The investigation, which has not previously been reported, follows a wide-reaching probe into the pharmaceutical industry in China that last year saw GlaxoSmithKline Plc fined nearly $500 million for bribing officials to push its medicine sales. "We are not aware of any situation that conforms to what you describe," said Germany- based spokesman Matthias...
Very low jobless claims may be a sign that March's low employment report will be revised upward.
The FDA takes legal action against Medtronic. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports.
April 27- Medtronic Plc has agreed to stop manufacturing and distributing its SynchroMed implantable drug pump, U.S. regulators said on Monday, a step toward resolving allegations that the company violated quality standards with the device which delivers pain medication to cancer patients and others. Medtronic failed to correct problems that could lead to...
April 27- Medtronic Plc has agreed to resolve U.S. regulators' allegations it violated quality standards for making its SynchroMed implantable infusion pump, which delivers medications to cancer patients and others with chronic pain. The agreement includes Medtronic Chief Executive Omar Ishrak and Senior Vice President Thomas Tefft.
April 27- Medical device maker Medtronic Plc said it reached a settlement agreement with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration over one of the company's drug delivery systems. The consent decree places some restrictions on the company and outlines the steps it must take to address the FDA's expectations, the company said on Monday. The agreement does not...
IBM is teaming with Apple, J&J and Medtronic in hopes of revolutionizing the health care industry.
CNBC's Landon Dowdy reports on the growing use of the growing use of technology to keep patients healthy.