Covidien Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:COV)

$0.04 0.04 (-800.00 %)
(As of 12/14/2017 05:08 AM ET)
Previous Close$0.04
Today's Range$0.04 - $0.04
52-Week Range$65.97 - $108.57
Average Volume3.88 million shs
Market Capitalization$48.98 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.35%

About Covidien (NYSE:COV)

Covidien logoCovidien Public Limited Company is a healthcare products company. The Company is engaged in the development, manufacture and sale of healthcare products for use in clinical and home settings. The Company’s brands include Kendall, Nellcor, Puritan Bennett and Valleylab, among others. It has a presence in more than 70 countries, with products sold in over 150 countries. The Company’s segments include Medical Devices and United States Medical Supplies. Medical Devices includes marketing of advanced and general surgical solutions, peripheral vascular and neurovascular therapies, patient monitoring products, and airway and ventilation products. United States Medical Supplies includes products, such as nursing care, medical surgical, SharpSafety and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) products. The Company’s products include Surgical Solutions, Vascular Therapies, Respiratory and Patient Care.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Medical Equipment, Supplies & Distribution
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Equipment


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A


Trailing EPS$3.89
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins19.02%
Return on Equity20.06%
Return on Assets9.92%


Outstanding Shares454,510,000

Covidien (NYSE:COV) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Covidien's stock symbol?

Covidien trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "COV."

How were Covidien's earnings last quarter?

Covidien Ltd (NYSE:COV) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 5th. The healthcare company reported $1.15 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.02 by $0.13. The healthcare company earned $2.73 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.69 billion. Covidien had a net margin of 19.02% and a return on equity of 20.06%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 6.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.91 EPS. View Covidien's Earnings History.

Who are some of Covidien's key competitors?

Who are Covidien's key executives?

Covidien's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Gary L. Ellis, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 60)
  • Charles J. Dockendorff, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President (Age 62)
  • Bryan C. Hanson, Group President, Covidien (Age 50)
  • John H. Masterson, Senior Vice President, General Counsel (Age 54)
  • Michael P. Dunford, Senior Vice President - Human Resources (Age 54)
  • James C. Clemmer, Senior Vice President and President - Medical Supplies Business (Age 53)
  • Amy A. McBride-Wendell, Senior Vice President - Strategy and Business Development (Age 53)
  • Jacqueline F. Strayer, Senior Vice President-Corporate Communications (Age 58)
  • Michael E. Tarnoff, Senior Vice President,Chief Medical Officer (Age 46)
  • Peter L. Wehrly, Senior Vice President, Group President - Developed Markets (Age 57)

How do I buy Covidien stock?

Shares of Covidien can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Covidien's stock price today?

One share of Covidien stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.04.

How big of a company is Covidien?

Covidien has a market capitalization of $48.98 billion.

How can I contact Covidien?

Covidien's mailing address is 20 On Hatch Lower Hatch Street, Dublin 2, DUBLIN,, Ireland. The healthcare company can be reached via phone at +353-1-4381700.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Covidien (COV)

Community Ranking:  3.3 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  310 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  156 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  466
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Covidien and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Covidien (NYSE:COV) Analyst Ratings History

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Covidien (NYSE:COV) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Covidien (NYSE:COV)

Covidien (NYSE COV) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/22/2015Q115$1.04$1.11$2.72 billion$2.69 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q414$1.02$1.15$2.69 billion$2.73 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2014Q314$1.00$1.04$2.69 billion$2.69 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2014Q214$0.95$0.96$2.61 billion$2.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/24/2014Q114$0.94$1.00$2.61 billion$2.64 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q3 2013$0.89$0.85$2.58 billion$2.58 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2013Q2 2013$1.09$1.12$3.12 billion$3.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/25/2013Q1 2013$1.06$1.10$3.00 billion$3.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2012Q412$1.00$1.02$2.98 billion$3.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$1.06$1.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2012$1.03$1.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$1.03$1.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/15/2011$1.05$1.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2011$0.94$1.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.89$0.93ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2011$0.81$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Covidien (NYSE:COV) Earnings Estimates

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Covidien (NYSE:COV) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:1/16/2015
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Track Record:8 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Covidien (NYSE:COV)

Covidien (NYSE:COV) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Covidien (NYSE COV) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Covidien (NYSE:COV)

Covidien (NYSE COV) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/25/2017Elinor CaplanDirectorSell3,333$0.00$0.00
9/7/2017Jeffrey MandelDirectorSell9,000$2.99$26,910.00
9/6/2017Jeffrey MandelDirectorSell1,000$2.99$2,990.00
2/1/2017Murray MillerDirectorBuy20,000$2.15$43,000.00
2/9/2016Elinor CaplanDirectorBuy4,500$0.80$3,600.00
8/28/2015Elinor CaplanDirectorBuy8,000$0.80$6,400.00
6/16/2015Elinor CaplanDirectorBuy5,000$1.05$5,250.00
12/5/2014Michael SgrignariSVPSell25,795$103.48$2,669,266.60View SEC Filing  
12/3/2014Dennis H ReilleyDirectorSell10,521$101.39$1,066,724.19View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Richard G Brown JrVPBuy5,300$94.44$500,532.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Robert H BrustDirectorSell4,000$92.03$368,120.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Coleman N Lannum IIIVPBuy3,338$87.23$291,173.74View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Coleman N Lannum IIIVPBuy1,736$87.46$151,830.56View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014Coleman N Lannum IIIVPBuy1,720$87.82$151,050.40View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Coleman N Lannum IIIVPBuy4,100$87.58$359,078.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2014Jose E AlmeidaInsiderSell51,166$92.05$4,709,830.30View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Brian Douglas KingVPSell15,569$70.11$1,091,542.59View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014Charles DockendorffCFOSell90,730$72.50$6,577,925.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Jose AlmeidaInsiderSell50,000$72.00$3,600,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2014Richard Brown, Jr.VPSell4,000$71.00$284,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Brian Douglas KingVPSell17,946$70.00$1,256,220.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Bryan HansonSVPSell32,480$69.97$2,272,625.60View SEC Filing  
1/29/2014Coleman Lannum IIIVPSell13,787$69.23$954,474.01View SEC Filing  
1/24/2014Richard Brown, Jr.VPSell4,000$70.00$280,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Covidien (NYSE COV) News Headlines

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