Kevin Lobo, Stryker chairman & CEO, discusses his company quarterly earnings and the impact of a strong U.S. dollar on earnings.» Read More
After Wednesday’s market turbulence, traders will be watching Thursday’s economic reports for any further indications the U.S. economy is running into headwinds.
It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
Medtronic's $43 billion Covidien deal may signal future medical-device company mergers.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
One of the world's largest makers of medical devices, Medtronic, is considering a takeover of London-based Smith & Nephew, Bloomberg said.
Jim Cramer thinks there’s something Johnson & Johnson could do, right now, to create significant shareholder value.
More and more foreign buyers are finding the U.K.'s takeover laws difficult to navigate.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Worried about Washington's next fiscal folly? These stocks should weather the next storm, according to two top money managers.
Stryker CEO Kevin Lobo says his company is in "great shape," and discusses the gradual increase in people electing to have surgery. He also addresses the hit from recall costs.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
With Washington's debt battle over, markets will quickly shift focus to earnings and how much the government shutdown actually impacted the economy.
A detailed look at how a tax on medical devices divided so many over the White House's Affordable Care Act.
OptionMonster's Jon Najarian points out what looks to be unusual activity in Stryker and Mako options ahead of their merger announcement.
Stocks ended lower Wednesday, with the Dow and S&P closing in the red for the fifth-straight day, as jitters over budget talks in Washington continued to weigh on markets.
Stryker will buy smaller peer Mako Surgical for about $1.65 billion to gain access to Mako's technology for robot-assisted orthopedic surgery.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.