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  1. Stocks Market News for July 11, 2013 - Market News

    July 11, 2013
    Benchmarks finished mixed on Wednesday after the Fed Minutes failed to boost investor sentiment
  2. U.S. Center Adopts ARAY's CyberKnife - Analyst Blog

    June 21, 2013
    Accuray announced that U.S.-based Lancaster General Health is the first to use its latest CyberKnife M6 system for treating ...
  3. Intuitive Surgical Among Healthcare's Biggest Movers on December ...

    December 26, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far: the Nasdaq has declined 1.1%; the S&P 500 is trading down 0.6%; and the Dow has fallen ...
  4. Accuray Misses Ests, Loss Widens - Analyst Blog

    November 9, 2012
    Accuray Incorporated's (ARAY) first-quarter fiscal 2013 adjusted loss per share of 23 cents was wider than the Zacks Consensus ...
  5. NYSE Stocks, Including Varian, Making Big Moves on October 26, ...

    October 26, 2012
    This morning has been rocky for the market. The Nasdaq has slipped 0.1%; the S&P 500 is trading down 0.2%; and the Dow is ...
  6. Varian Among Healthcare's Biggest Movers on October 26, 2012

    October 26, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far: the Nasdaq has slipped 0.1%; the S&P 500 has declined 0.2%; and the Dow is trading ...
  7. MedTech Industry Stock Outlook - Oct. 2012 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    October 2, 2012
    The global medical devices industry is fairly large, intensely competitive and highly innovative. A regulated industry, MedTech ...
  8. MedTech Industry Stock Outlook - Oct. 2012 - Industry Outlook

    October 2, 2012
    The global medical devices industry is fairly large, intensely competitive and highly innovative. A regulated industry, MedTech ...
  9. Accuray Reiterated at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    September 24, 2012
    We maintain our Neutral recommendation on Accuray Incorporated (ARAY), a renowned radiosurgery systems maker, following its ...
  10. Accuray Misses Ests, Posts Loss - Analyst Blog

    September 7, 2012
    Accuray Incorporated's (ARAY) fourth-quarter fiscal 2012 adjusted (excluding one-time items except stock-based compensation ...
  11. Valeant Pharmaceuticals Int (USA) and Other Healthcare Stocks ...

    August 15, 2012
    The Nasdaq is trading up 0.2%, the S&P 500 has remained steady and the Dow remains relatively unchanged so far today. The ...
  12. Today's Major Healthcare Sector Movers: VIVO and More

    July 26, 2012
    On a good day for the market, the Nasdaq is trading up 1.1%, the S&P 500 is up 1.3% and the Dow has increased 1.4%. The healthcare ...
  13. The Week Ahead In Healthcare

    July 24, 2012
    Healthcare stocks continue to outperform this year. However, a lot of this outperformance seems to be coming from lower tax ...
  14. MedTech Industry Stock Outlook - June 2012 - Industry Outlook

    June 18, 2012
    Over the recent past, medical technology (MedTech) players have faced the brunt of exigent economic conditions and a precarious ...
  15. MedTech Industry Stock Outlook - June 2012 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    June 18, 2012
    Over the recent past, medical technology (MedTech) players have faced the brunt of exigent economic conditions and a precarious ...
  16. Europe Won't Kill Siemens

    January 11, 2012
    Siemens may have ambitious goals, but valuation is not demanding.
  17. Better Budgets, Better Times For Robots

    July 12, 2011
    With healthier budgets at hospitals, robots are looking better and better.
  18. Siemens Says The Easy Work Is Done

    June 28, 2011
    Guidance from Siemens suggests that the going is about to get tougher for diversified industrials.
  19. Philips Needs A Shake-Up

    June 23, 2011
    Philips badly needs to reform and rebuild its operations.
  20. Hottest Device Stocks Of 2010

    December 28, 2010
    The year's top performers in a tough medical device sector.
  21. Is GE About To Stir Up The Medical Arena?

    October 19, 2010
    If GE is serious about building its healthcare business through acquisitions, several companies could be in line for a bid.
  22. CareFusion Looks To Pump Up Returns

    August 12, 2010
    CareFusion is an oft-overlooked name, but the potential to gain market share in drug pumps could move the stock.
  23. Still Time To Buy Hologic

    August 5, 2010
    Hologic is still suffering from the economy, but more profitable days should lie ahead.
  24. Shopping Time In Medical Technology?

    May 6, 2010
    Is Medtronic's acquisition of ATS Medical the beginning of another M&A wave in med-tech?
  25. Hospital Spending Fears Expose SonoSite

    November 5, 2008
    Small med-tech player SonoSite struggles to stay ahead of frozen hospital budgets and tough credit environment.
  26. Take A Pass On Boston Scientific

    October 28, 2008
    With so many high-quality medical device stocks trading lower, the argument for Boston Scientific is less compelling.
  27. A Rare Stryker Buying Opportunity

    October 21, 2008
    A proven performer is taking a beating in the market. Even with slower growth, Stryker's a likely winner.
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