NYSE:SYK - Stryker Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$162.14 +4.48 (+2.84 %)
(As of 01/16/2019 05:05 AM ET)
Previous Close$157.66
Today's Range$157.43 - $162.22
52-Week Range$144.75 - $179.84
Volume1.70 million shs
Average Volume1.53 million shs
Market Capitalization$59.68 billion
P/E Ratio24.98
Dividend Yield1.30%
Stryker Corporation operates as a medical technology company. The company operates through three segments: Orthopaedics, MedSurg, and Neurotechnology and Spine. The Orthopaedics segment provides implants for use in hip and knee joint replacements, and trauma and extremities surgeries. The MedSurg segment offers surgical equipment and surgical navigation systems, endoscopic and communications systems, patient handling, emergency medical equipment and intensive care disposable products, reprocessed and remanufactured medical devices, and other medical devices for use in various medical specialties. The Neurotechnology and Spine segment provides neurotechnology products that include products used for minimally invasive endovascular techniques; products for brain and open skull based surgical procedures; orthobiologic and biosurgery products, such as synthetic bone grafts and vertebral augmentation products; and minimally invasive products for the treatment of acute ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke. It also provides spinal implant products comprising cervical, thoracolumbar, and interbody systems for use in spinal injury, deformity, and degenerative therapies. The company sells its products to doctors, hospitals, and other healthcare facilities through company-owned sales subsidiaries and branches, as well as third-party dealers and distributors in approximately 85 countries. Stryker Corporation was founded in 1941 and is headquartered in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Surgical & medical instruments
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Equipment


Current Ratio1.91
Quick Ratio1.21


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$12.44 billion
Price / Sales4.88
Cash Flow$8.4404 per share
Price / Cash Flow19.21
Book Value$26.67 per share
Price / Book6.08


Net Income$1.02 billion
Net Margins9.31%
Return on Assets12.26%


Market Cap$59.68 billion

Stryker (NYSE:SYK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Stryker's stock symbol?

Stryker trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SYK."

How often does Stryker pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Stryker?

Stryker declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, December 4th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.52 per share on Thursday, January 31st. This represents a $2.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 28th. This is a positive change from Stryker's previous quarterly dividend of $0.47. View Stryker's Dividend History.

How were Stryker's earnings last quarter?

Stryker Co. (NYSE:SYK) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 25th. The medical technology company reported $1.69 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.68 by $0.01. The medical technology company had revenue of $3.24 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.26 billion. Stryker had a net margin of 9.31% and a return on equity of 28.00%. View Stryker's Earnings History.

When is Stryker's next earnings date?

Stryker is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Stryker.

How can I listen to Stryker's earnings call?

Stryker will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, January 29th at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8663934306.

What guidance has Stryker issued on next quarter's earnings?

Stryker issued an update on its fourth quarter 2018 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.13-2.18 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.13. Stryker also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $7.25-7.30 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for SYK?

24 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Stryker's stock. Their predictions range from $156.75 to $200.00. On average, they expect Stryker's share price to reach $182.5795 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Stryker.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Stryker?

24 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Stryker in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 17 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Stryker.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Stryker stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Stryker stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Stryker outperformed the industry in a year’s time. The company continues to gain from its Mako robotics platform, which has been the key driver of its core Orthopaedic segment. In fact, the company witnessed solid growth in Mako robot installations in recent times. Surging domestic sales is another positive. Moreover, solid performance in emerging markets and Europe paints a bright picture. Solid expansion in operating margin is encouraging as well. A raised guidance for 2018 buoys optimism. On the flip side, Stryker’s gross margin has been declining. Total debt on the balance sheet remains unchanged, adding to the company’s woes. The Trauma & Extremities business had moderate growth lately as it was affected by softness in the market and product supply issues. Stiff competition in the MedTech space is likely to mar Stryker’s prospects. " (12/31/2018)
  • 2. Needham & Company LLC analysts commented, "We attended at its Orthopaedics facility in on 11/8/18. We highlight some of our take-aways from the event below." (11/9/2018)
  • 3. BTIG Research analysts commented, "Adding Photonics to its Instrument Offerings This morning, Stryker announced the acquisition of Invuity (IVTY, Not a share in all cash, for a deal value of ~$190M. With TTM sales of $40.8M, the deal multiple comes in at ~4.7x, in line with previous SYK acquisitions. The IVTY portfolio of photonic illuminated retractors will add to Stryker’s product offering in a variety of areas such as nipple- sparing mastectomies, anterior hip procedures, as well as general surgery and other areas. We believe the IVTY products will compliment Stryker’s existing visualization and illumination product portfolio modestly. That said, while IVTY offered a novel technology, the company was challenged to independently gain broader adoption as a stand-alone technology beyond a specific subset of procedures where proper illumination was not achieved with overhead exterior surgical field lighting." (9/12/2018)

Has Stryker been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about SYK stock has been trending negative on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Stryker earned a news sentiment score of -2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the medical technology company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Stryker's key competitors?

Who are Stryker's key executives?

Stryker's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Kevin A. Lobo, Chairman & CEO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Timothy J. Scannell, Pres & COO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Glenn S. Boehnlein, VP & CFO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Lonny J. Carpenter, Group Pres & Adviser to the CEO (Age 57)
  • Mr. David K. Floyd, Group Pres & Advisor to the CEO (Age 58)

Who are Stryker's major shareholders?

Stryker's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (0.13%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.09%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.07%), LGT Capital Partners LTD. (0.05%), Chesley Taft & Associates LLC (0.03%) and Capital Investment Services of America Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Stryker stock include Bijoy Sagar, David Floyd, Glenn S Boehnlein, Graham A Mclean, Howard E Cox Jr, Katherine Ann Owen, Kevin Lobo, Lonny J Carpenter, Louise Francesconi, M Kathryn Fink, Roch Doliveux, Timothy J Scannell, William E Berry Jr and Yin C Becker. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Stryker.

Which major investors are selling Stryker stock?

SYK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, DNB Asset Management AS, Moreno Evelyn V, First Financial Bank Trust Division, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Trust Department MB Financial Bank N A, Pennsylvania Trust Co and Cobiz Wealth LLC. Company insiders that have sold Stryker company stock in the last year include Bijoy Sagar, David Floyd, Glenn S Boehnlein, Graham A Mclean, Howard E Cox Jr, Katherine Ann Owen, Kevin Lobo, Lonny J Carpenter, M Kathryn Fink, Timothy J Scannell, William E Berry Jr and Yin C Becker. View Insider Buying and Selling for Stryker.

Which major investors are buying Stryker stock?

SYK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Retirement Systems of Alabama, LGT Capital Partners LTD., Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Pensionfund Sabic, Confluence Investment Management LLC, Tower View Investment Management & Research LLC, Fenimore Asset Management Inc. and YHB Investment Advisors Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Stryker.

How do I buy shares of Stryker?

Shares of SYK 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 Stryker's stock price today?

One share of SYK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $162.14.

How big of a company is Stryker?

Stryker has a market capitalization of $59.68 billion and generates $12.44 billion in revenue each year. The medical technology company earns $1.02 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.49 on an earnings per share basis. Stryker employs 33,000 workers across the globe.

What is Stryker's official website?

The official website for Stryker is http://www.strykercorp.com.

How can I contact Stryker?

Stryker's mailing address is 2825 AIRVIEW BLVD, KALAMAZOO MI, 49002. The medical technology company can be reached via phone at 269-389-2600 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Stryker (NYSE SYK)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  654 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  640 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,294
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This page was last updated on 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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