ZMH : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Ten Money Managers Worth Following

    December 23, 2013
    Generally speaking, most retail investors along with the media outlets tend to closely follow the moves of well-known investors ...
  2. Pharma Is Doing All The Pulling For Johnson & Johnson

    April 17, 2013
    Although JNJ reported decent earnings and has some major new drugs lined up - downside risk is definitely still present.
  3. Zimmer Rolls Out V2F System - Analyst Blog

    January 22, 2013
    Recently, Zimmer Holdings Inc. (ZMH) introduced its first lateral plate system for the spinal trauma segment titled Zimmer ...
  4. SNN Closes Healthpoint Acquisition - Analyst Blog

    December 27, 2012
    As expected, international medical device major, Smith & Nephew plc (SNN) recently completed the acquisition of Texas-based ...
  5. SNN Extends Legion Knee System - Analyst Blog

    December 26, 2012
    Orthopedic major Smith & Nephew (SNN) recently extended its well-regarded Legion Total Knee System with Legion Narrow Femoral ...
  6. SNN to Buy Wound Care Business - Analyst Blog

    November 30, 2012
    In an attempt to expand its global advanced wound care division, Smith & Nephew (SNN), an international medical device major ...
  7. Symmetry Gains Ground in Italy - Analyst Blog

    November 29, 2012
    Symmetry Surgical, a subsidiary of orthopedic implants and instruments maker Symmetry Medical Inc. (SMA) recently inked an ...
  8. Zimmer Stays Neutral - Analyst Blog

    November 23, 2012
    We have reaffirmed our Neutral recommendation on Zimmer Holdings (ZMH) with a target price of $69.00. Zimmer reported third ...
  9. WMGI Turns to Loss in 3Q; Down Y-Y - Analyst Blog

    November 6, 2012
    Orthopedic devices maker Wright Medical Group (WMGI) reported third quarter adjusted (excluding one-time items other than ...
  10. Symmetry Unit Expands in Canada - Analyst Blog

    October 22, 2012
    Symmetry Surgical, a subsidiary of orthopedic implants and instruments maker Symmetry Medical (SMA), recently entered into ...
  11. Eli Lilly Among Healthcare's Biggest Movers on October 9, 2012

    October 9, 2012
    The market is having a bad day so far. The Nasdaq has declined 1.7%; the S&P 500 is trading down 0.8%; and the Dow has fallen ...
  12. 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 ...
  13. 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 ...
  14. Zimmer and More Big Movers in Healthcare on September 7, 2012

    September 7, 2012
    The Nasdaq is trading down 0.2%, the S&P 500 has risen 0.3% and the Dow has remained steady after the morning's trading. ...
  15. Symmetry Medical Gets FDA Nod - Analyst Blog

    September 6, 2012
    Orthopedic implants and instruments maker Symmetry Medical (SMA) recently revealed that it has obtained 510k clearance from ...
  16. Wright Medical Remains Neutral - Analyst Blog

    August 30, 2012
    We maintain our Neutral recommendation on Wright Medical Group (WMGI). The company reported second quarter and adjusted (excluding ...
  17. Stryker Remains Neutral - Analyst Blog

    August 8, 2012
    We reaffirm our Neutral recommendation on Stryker Corp. (SYK). Stryker reported second quarter 2012 adjusted earnings of ...
  18. Wright Medical Tops Est; Down Y-Y - Analyst Blog

    August 3, 2012
    Orthopedic devices maker Wright Medical Group (WMGI) reported second quarter and adjusted (excluding one-time items other ...
  19. SNN Beats on EPS, Sales Lag - Analyst Blog

    August 3, 2012
    Smith & Nephew (SNN) reported adjusted EPS of 18.1 cents (EPADS of 90.5 cents) during the second quarter of fiscal 2012, ...
  20. BSX Incurs Loss, Hit by Charges - Analyst Blog

    July 26, 2012
    Boston Scientific (BSX) reported a net loss of $3.4 billion or $2.39 per share in the second quarter of 2012, a disappointment ...
  21. Wright Releases Ortholoc System - Analyst Blog

    July 3, 2012
    Orthopedic devices maker Wright Medical Group (WMGI) recently reported the release of its Ortholoc 3Di Reconstruction Plating ...
  22. SMA Boosts Micro Instruments Line - Analyst Blog

    June 27, 2012
    Symmetry Surgical Inc., the wholly-owned subsidiary of orthopedic implants and instruments maker Symmetry Medical (SMA), ...
  23. Wright Inaugurates Outreach Effort - Analyst Blog

    June 22, 2012
    Orthopedic devices maker Wright Medical Group (WMGI) recently reported the inauguration of its MiToe patient outreach effort ...
  24. 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 ...
  25. 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 ...
  26. Symmetry Launches Staggs Clamp - Analyst Blog

    June 12, 2012
    Symmetry Surgical Inc., the wholly-owned subsidiary of orthopedic implants and instruments maker Symmetry Medical (SMA), ...
  27. Symmetry Gains Ground in Japan - Analyst Blog

    June 7, 2012
    On June 6, 2012, Symmetry Medical Inc. (SMA) announced the completion of its distribution agreement between its subsidiary ...
  28. Wright Medical Retained at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    June 6, 2012
    We maintain our Neutral recommendation on Wright Medical Group (WMGI). Its first quarter earnings beat the Zacks Consensus ...
  29. Stryker Appears Quite Sound

    April 23, 2012
    Stryker's stock should eventually follow the underlying fundamentals of its sound businesses.
  30. Stryker Leaning Away From Knees

    January 26, 2012
    A fair amount of future growth is already baked into Stryker’s valuation.
  31. How Intuitive Surgical Justifies Its Lofty Valuation

    December 30, 2011
    Intuitive Surgical "should be" expensive, but here's proof that you get what you pay for.
  32. 2011 - Another Sick Year For Larger Med-Tech

    December 29, 2011
    Larger healthcare companies are still getting sickly returns in the market.
  33. Stryker Falling Back To Earth

    December 16, 2011
    Stryker Corp's stock offers the potential for above-average shareholder returns with modest downside risk.
  34. Medtronic Stable In A Challenging Market

    November 25, 2011
    Medtronic's stock is worth a close look.
  35. Stryker Scraping By

    October 24, 2011
    Stryker's growth is modest, but the stock potential is surprising.
  36. Stryker's Diversification Paying Off

    July 22, 2011
    Stryker keeps finding a way to pull growth out of the med-tech market.
  37. Mergers In Orthopedics Could Heat Up Stocks

    May 18, 2011
    Major med-tech players have picked up where they left off before the recession and credit crisis.
  38. Does Stryker Need Further Reconstruction?

    April 21, 2011
    Weakness in ortho is a concern, but Stryker looks attractively priced today.
  39. Meet The New Stryker

    January 28, 2011
    Stryker is putting its capital to good use, and long-term investors should prosper.
  40. Consolidation In The Orthopedic Market?

    January 20, 2011
    Consolidation in the orthopedic market has been fueling market rumors.
  41. Top Institutional Buys

    December 21, 2010
    Looking at a list of top institutional buys is a great stock screen - not a buy list. Let's look closer at these top institutional ...
  42. Boston Scientific Has A Long Road Back

    October 21, 2010
    Boston Scientific is priced to do almost nothing, but that may underestimate the potential of operating improvement.
  43. Stryker Needs A Growth Resurfacing

    July 22, 2010
    Stryker is a former growth darling struggling to regain its mojo, but the valuation is enticing.
  44. Medical Equipment Outlook The New Year

    December 30, 2008
    Could this medical device provider support your portfolio?
  45. 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.
  46. Boomer Pain Is Zimmer's Gain

    October 22, 2008
    Knee and hip replacements are on the rise. That's bad news for aging baby boomers, but good news for orthopedic implant provider ...
  47. 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.
  48. As Good As New (BDX, BSX, ZMH)

    May 11, 2007
    A look at several companies poised to meet the healthcare needs of the aging baby-boomer generation
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