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Covidien plc
IndexS&P 500 P/E27.43 EPS (ttm)3.89 Insider Own0.20% Shs Outstand454.51M Perf Week2.56%
Market Cap48.50B Forward P/E22.69 EPS next Y4.70 Insider Trans-3.48% Shs Float448.15M Perf Month4.19%
Income1.78B PEG3.29 EPS next Q1.03 Inst Own96.70% Short Float0.76% Perf Quarter21.07%
Sales10.71B P/S4.53 EPS this Y7.10% Inst Trans-0.22% Short Ratio0.90 Perf Half Y22.47%
Book/sh22.90 P/B4.66 EPS next Y8.84% ROA8.70% Target Price103.51 Perf Year59.39%
Cash/sh4.00 P/C26.68 EPS next 5Y8.34% ROE17.80% 52W Range64.95 - 108.57 Perf YTD4.33%
Dividend1.44 P/FCF37.63 EPS past 5Y14.20% ROI12.10% 52W High-1.71% Beta1.04
Dividend %1.35% Quick Ratio1.40 Sales past 5Y0.80% Gross Margin59.90% 52W Low64.30% ATR1.74
Employees39500 Current Ratio1.90 Sales Q/Q1.80% Oper. Margin20.40% RSI (14)61.77 Volatility1.94% 1.42%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.49 EPS Q/Q28.70% Profit Margin16.60% Rel Volume7.18 Prev Close106.71
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.39 EarningsJan 22 BMO Payout42.60% Avg Volume3.79M Price106.71
Recom2.60 SMA202.66% SMA505.15% SMA20021.48% Volume0 Change0.00%
Jul-17-14Downgrade Needham Buy → Hold
Jun-18-14Downgrade Barclays Overweight → Equal Weight $82 → $93
Jun-16-14Reiterated Brean Capital Buy $75 → $93.22
Jun-16-14Downgrade CRT Capital Buy → Fair Value $82 → $93.22
Mar-06-14Reiterated Barclays Overweight $77 → $82
Feb-26-14Initiated CRT Capital Buy $82
Jan-27-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $75 → $77
Jan-14-14Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $65 → $70
Dec-05-13Reiterated Barclays Overweight $72 → $77
Dec-05-13Initiated The Benchmark Company Buy $82
Nov-11-13Reiterated Needham Buy $69 → $74
Nov-08-13Reiterated Needham Buy $69 → $74
Sep-04-13Initiated Needham Hold $69
Aug-02-13Reiterated Barclays Overweight $67 → $72
Jul-01-13Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $74 → $68
May-29-13Reiterated Mizuho Buy $70 → $76
May-07-13Reiterated Barclays Overweight $70 → $74
Apr-12-13Reiterated Deutsche Bank Buy $70 → $74
Mar-20-13Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $66 → $69
Feb-04-13Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $59 → $66
Jan-27-15 07:50PM  Medtronic completes blockbuster buy of Covidien; both companies big in Colorado at American City Business Journals
08:37AM  With Covidien-Medtronic merger final, attention turns to cost-cutting at American City Business Journals
06:20AM  Medtronic: the tax inversion that got away at Financial Times
06:01AM  COVIDIEN PLC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers EDGAR Online
Jan-26-15 05:02PM  Medtronic Completes Acquisition of Covidien Globe Newswire Europe
04:55PM  Covidien Announces Effectiveness of Medtronic Transaction Scheme of Arrangement Business Wire
11:47AM  Medtronics Strategy Takes Shape After Biggest Inversion Ever at Bloomberg
07:04AM  Medtronic's Pending Acquisition of Covidien Approved by Irish High Court Globe Newswire Europe
Jan-25-15 07:07PM  10-Q for Covidien Plc Company Spotlight
Jan-23-15 05:54PM  HCA Holdings to Replace Safeway on S&P 500 at Barrons.com
07:09AM  COVIDIEN PLC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online
Jan-22-15 06:59PM  Covidien beats before buyout Investor's Business Daily
04:31PM  Covidien Supports Retreat & Refresh Stroke Camp for Stroke Survivors and Caregivers Business Wire
01:12PM  Covidien (COV) Stock Rises Today on Earnings Beat at TheStreet
12:00PM  Covidien Q1 Earnings Beat Estimates on Expanding Margins - Analyst Blog Zacks
11:02AM  Covidien Q1 Earnings Beat Estimates As Buyout Nears at Investor's Business Daily
09:47AM  Covidien Earnings Rise on Growth in Surgical Sales at The Wall Street Journal
09:28AM  Covidien Beats Q1 Earnings Estimates, Misses Revenues - Tale of the Tape Zacks
08:15AM  Covidien beats 1Q profit forecasts AP
08:05AM  COVIDIEN PLC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
08:00AM  Covidien Reports First-Quarter 2015 Results Business Wire
07:07AM  Q1 2015 Covidien PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
Jan-21-15 05:58PM  Endo International Set to Join the S&P 500; Boston Beer to Join S&P MidCap 400; Southside Bancshares to Join S&P SmallCap 600 PR Newswire
04:05PM  What to Expect When Covidien (COV) Reports First-Quarter Earnings Tomorrow at TheStreet
08:07AM  Announcement under Irish Takeover Rules Relevant Securities in Issue January 21, 2015 Business Wire
Jan-20-15 11:30AM  Can Covidien (COV) Keep Its Earnings Streak Alive? - Analyst Blog Zacks
08:38AM  Should You Sell Covidien (COV) Before Earnings? - Tale of the Tape Zacks
Jan-15-15 06:20PM  Teleflex Collaborates with HealthTrust for ARROW Devices - Analyst Blog Zacks
08:30AM  Covidien plc to Report First-Quarter Fiscal 2015 Results on January 22, 2015 Business Wire
Jan-14-15 10:00AM  Farallon Capital ups stake in Covidien Market Realist
08:10AM  Announcement under Irish Takeover Rules Relevant Securities in Issue January 14, 2015 Business Wire
Jan-13-15 07:00AM  Covidien plc (COV): New Analyst Report from Zacks Equity Research - Zacks Equity Research Report Zacks
Jan-12-15 10:04AM  COVIDIEN PLC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events EDGAR Online
Jan-08-15 04:05PM  Covidiens Stellarex Drug-Coated Angioplasty Balloon Receives CE Mark to Treat Peripheral Arterial Disease Patients Business Wire
08:21AM  Announcement under Irish Takeover Rules Relevant Securities in Issue January 8, 2015 Business Wire
Jan-06-15 10:35PM  Medtronic shareholders OK $48 billion Covidien acquisition AP
12:10PM  Medtronic shareholders approve $43B Covidien acquisition at American City Business Journals
09:22AM  COVIDIEN PLC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Other Events, Financial Stateme EDGAR Online
08:09AM  Announcement under Irish Takeover Rules -- Results of Covidien plc's Shareholder Meetings Business Wire
07:00AM  Nominees for 2014 International-Stock Manager of the Year Morningstar
Jan-05-15 04:37PM  Inogen Powers Up Medical Products Stocks With Oxygen at Investor's Business Daily
01:54PM  Minnesota Investment Board Won't Support Medtronic-Covidien Deal at The Wall Street Journal
Dec-30-14 08:47AM  Announcement under Irish Takeover Rules Relevant Securities in Issue December 30, 2014 Business Wire
Dec-29-14 12:48PM  [$$] St. Jude's Six-Week Surge About to Start at Barrons.com
Dec-26-14 07:40AM  Year in review: The biggest stories in biotech in 2014 at bizjournals.com
Dec-23-14 05:01PM  COVIDIEN PLC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events EDGAR Online
08:03AM  Announcement under Irish Takeover Rules Relevant Securities in Issue December 23, 2014 Business Wire
Dec-19-14 04:30PM  Covidien Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend Business Wire
Dec-18-14 06:09PM  Great Stocks: Mallinckrodt Rebounds, But Is It A Buy? at Investor's Business Daily
Dec-17-14 10:01AM  New Study Shows Addition of Stent Thrombectomy More Effective Than Traditional Pharmaceutical Treatment for Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients Business Wire
07:57AM  Covidiens Unique Capsule Endoscopy PillCamĀ® SB Featured in New Smithsonian Exhibit Tools: Extending Our Reach Business Wire
Dec-16-14 08:13AM  Magnetar sells stakes in Yahoo Market Realist
Dec-15-14 04:13PM  Magnetar exits position in Lamar Advertising Market Realist
02:13PM  Magnetar sells stakes in Covidien Market Realist
10:13AM  Magnetar opens new position in Encana Corp. Market Realist
08:13AM  Magnetar Capitals new position in Alibaba Group Market Realist
Dec-12-14 04:13PM  Highlights of Magnetar Capitals 3Q14 13F Market Realist
Dec-11-14 08:50AM  Announcement under Irish Takeover Rules Relevant Securities in Issue December 11, 2014 Business Wire
Dec-09-14 05:45PM  Covidien Loses $176M Award in Patent Case Against JNJ Unit Zacks
08:17AM  Announcement under Irish Takeover Rules Relevant Securities in Issue December 9, 2014 Business Wire
Dec-08-14 06:39PM  Top Global Stocks: Jazz, Actavis In IBD's World List at Investor's Business Daily
01:30PM  Medtronic-Covidien Deal Nears Finish Line, Approvals Flow In Zacks
Dec-05-14 11:11AM  Form 8.1 - Covidien Business Wire
08:21AM  Announcement under Irish Takeover Rules Relevant Securities in Issue December 5, 2014 Business Wire
Dec-04-14 02:39PM  U.S. appeals court tosses $176 mln award for Covidien in patent case Reuters
01:12PM  COVIDIEN PLC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
10:31AM  DATE CORRECTION: Chinese Ministry of Commerce Clears Medtronic Acquisition of Covidien Thomson Reuters ONE
10:10AM  Covidien-Medtronic Deal Moves Closer to the Finish Line at The Wall Street Journal
08:19AM  Announcement under Irish Takeover Rules Relevant Securities in Issue December 4, 2014 Business Wire
08:18AM  Chinese Ministry of Commerce Clears Medtronic Acquisition of Covidien Thomson Reuters ONE
Dec-03-14 04:50PM  Teleflex Partners with Premier to Expand Dialysis Portfolio Zacks
01:10PM  Medtronic's $17B Corporate Bond Sale Breaks 2014 Records Zacks
08:12AM  Announcement under Irish Takeover Rules Relevant Securities in Issue December 3, 2014 Business Wire
Dec-02-14 04:41PM  Today's Glance at the Market... Yahoo Finance Blogs
09:31AM  Announcement under Irish Takeover Rules Relevant Securities in Issue December 2, 2014 Business Wire
Dec-01-14 05:10PM  COVIDIEN PLC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
01:40PM  Medtronic-Covidien Deal Wins European Commission Go-Ahead Zacks
12:00PM  Covidien Scales 52-Week High on Medtronic Deal Progress Zacks
09:41AM  Medtronic Said to Plan Seven-Part Bond Sale for Covidien at Bloomberg
Nov-29-14 01:04PM  COVIDIEN PLC Financials EDGAR Online Financials
Nov-28-14 12:00PM  Paulson & Co. ups position in Covidien Market Realist
10:02AM  European Commission Clears Medtronic Acquisition of Covidien Thomson Reuters ONE
06:20AM  EU Approves Medtronic's Merger With Covidien at The Wall Street Journal
05:46AM  Medtronic wins conditional EU approval for $43 bln Covidien buy Reuters
Nov-27-14 12:40PM  FTC OKs Medtronic-Covidien Deal on Asset Sale Clauses Zacks
Nov-26-14 07:07PM  10-K for Covidien Plc Company Spotlight
05:13PM  COVIDIEN PLC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits EDGAR Online
04:19PM  FTC Clears Medtronic-Covidien Deal at The Wall Street Journal
04:01PM  Medtronic gets U.S. antitrust OK to buy Covidien with divestiture Reuters
03:16PM  Medtronic Acquisition of Covidien Receives U.S. FTC Clearance Thomson Reuters ONE
12:15PM  Covidien's Fortrex PTA Balloon Catheter Receives FDA Nod Zacks
Nov-25-14 01:06PM  Becton Dickinson: CareFusion Buy Adding More To EPS at Investor's Business Daily
10:35AM  Covidien, Medtronic Shareholders Poised for January Vote TheStreet
09:13AM  Covidien and Medtronic Shareholders Set for a January Vote at TheStreet
Nov-24-14 04:05PM  COVIDIEN PLC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report EDGAR Online
04:05PM  Covidiens Fortrex PTA Balloon Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance Business Wire
12:20PM  Covidien's Bedside Patient Monitoring System Gets CE Mark Zacks
08:46AM  Stryker Said to Weigh Bid for U.K.s Smith & Nephew at Bloomberg
Nov-21-14 01:29PM  Covidien Announces Mailing of Definitive Joint Proxy Statement/Prospectus Business Wire
10:05AM  COVIDIEN PLC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure EDGAR Online
Covidien plc develops, manufactures, and sells healthcare products for use in clinical and home settings worldwide. The company operates through Medical Devices and U.S. Medical Supplies segments. It sells advanced surgical solutions comprising stapling, vessel sealing, fixation (hernia mechanical devices), mesh, hardware and ablation products, and interventional lung and gastrointestinal solutions, as well as general surgical solutions, including surgical instruments, sutures, and electrosurgery products; and peripheral vascular therapies, such as compression, dialysis, venous insufficiency, peripheral stents, directional artherectomy, and other products, as well as neurovascular therapies comprising coils, neurovascular stents, flow diversion products, and access and delivery products to support procedures. The company also offers patient monitoring products, such as sensors, monitors, and temperature management products; airway and ventilation products, including airway, ventilator, and inhalation therapy products, as well as breathing systems; and nursing care products comprising incontinence, wound care, enteral feeding, urology, and suction products. In addition, it sells patient care products, such as operating room supply products and electrodes; original equipment manufacturer products; and SharpSafety products comprising needles, syringes, and sharps disposal products. The company's products are used primarily by hospitals and ambulatory care centers, as well as alternate site healthcare providers, such as physician offices. It markets its products through direct sales force and third-party distributors. Covidien plc is based in Dublin, Ireland.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Sgrignari MichaelSenior Vice PresidentDec 05Sale103.4825,7952,669,39310,724Dec 08 04:08 PM
REILLEY DENNIS HDirectorDec 03Option Exercise39.3210,521413,68657,053Dec 03 04:57 PM
REILLEY DENNIS HDirectorDec 03Sale101.3910,5211,066,74146,532Dec 03 04:57 PM
Tarnoff Michael EVice PresidentDec 01Sale100.998,000807,90327,192Dec 03 04:57 PM
BROWN RICHARD G JRVice President and ControllerNov 17Buy94.445,300500,51566,887Nov 17 04:09 PM
Lannum Coleman N IIIVice PresidentNov 14Buy93.5520018,7103,512Nov 17 04:06 PM
Lannum Coleman N IIIVice PresidentNov 14Buy93.5262158,07924,738Nov 17 04:06 PM
Clemmer James CSenior Vice PresidentNov 10Sale92.483,464320,34049,190Nov 12 04:02 PM
BRUST ROBERT HDirectorNov 07Sale92.034,000368,1245,897Nov 10 04:10 PM
Lannum Coleman N IIIVice PresidentAug 27Buy87.3180069,8443,312Aug 28 04:11 PM
Lannum Coleman N IIIVice PresidentAug 27Buy87.192,447213,36216,052Aug 28 04:11 PM
Lannum Coleman N IIIVice PresidentAug 26Buy87.4453646,8692,421Aug 27 04:02 PM
Lannum Coleman N IIIVice PresidentAug 26Buy87.461,200104,95613,605Aug 27 04:02 PM
Lannum Coleman N IIIVice PresidentAug 26Buy87.44917,9572,512Aug 28 04:11 PM
Lannum Coleman N IIIVice PresidentAug 19Buy88.0937032,5931,921Aug 21 04:04 PM
Lannum Coleman N IIIVice PresidentAug 19Buy87.751,350118,46312,405Aug 21 04:04 PM
Lannum Coleman N IIIVice PresidentAug 18Buy87.584,100359,06611,042Aug 19 04:03 PM
BROWN RICHARD G JRVice President and ControllerAug 18Buy87.6950043,843500Aug 19 04:03 PM
BROWN RICHARD G JRVice President and ControllerAug 18Buy87.701,500131,54556,764Aug 19 04:03 PM
King Brian DouglasVice PresidentApr 29Option Exercise48.4315,569754,03752,742Apr 30 04:06 PM
King Brian DouglasVice PresidentApr 29Sale70.1115,5691,091,48337,173Apr 30 04:06 PM
Dockendorff Charles JEVP & Chief Financial OfficerMar 28Option Exercise39.3290,7303,567,504202,861Mar 28 04:56 PM
Dockendorff Charles JEVP & Chief Financial OfficerMar 28Sale72.5090,7306,577,925112,131Mar 28 04:56 PM
ALMEIDA JOSE EPresident and Chief ExecutiveFeb 28Option Exercise39.3250,0001,966,000263,750Mar 03 04:03 PM
ALMEIDA JOSE EPresident and Chief ExecutiveFeb 28Sale72.0050,0003,600,000213,750Mar 03 04:03 PM
Lannum Coleman N IIIVice PresidentFeb 18Option Exercise44.393,200142,0329,838Feb 20 04:05 PM
Lannum Coleman N IIIVice PresidentFeb 18Sale71.403,200228,4836,638Feb 20 04:05 PM
BROWN RICHARD G JRVice President and ControllerFeb 13Sale71.004,000284,00054,040Feb 14 04:13 PM
Lannum Coleman N IIIVice PresidentFeb 12Sale70.3350035,1656,603Feb 12 04:04 PM
Wehrly Peter LSenior Vice PresidentFeb 11Option Exercise39.188,286324,64552,923Feb 12 04:04 PM
Hanson Bryan CSenior Vice PresidentFeb 11Option Exercise52.5315,960838,37958,814Feb 12 04:04 PM
King Brian DouglasVice PresidentFeb 11Option Exercise40.9117,946734,13655,057Feb 12 04:04 PM
King Brian DouglasVice PresidentFeb 11Sale70.0017,9461,256,22037,111Feb 12 04:04 PM
Hanson Bryan CSenior Vice PresidentFeb 11Sale69.9732,4802,272,75626,334Feb 12 04:04 PM
Lannum Coleman N IIIVice PresidentFeb 11Sale70.1146132,3217,103Feb 12 04:04 PM
Wehrly Peter LSenior Vice PresidentFeb 11Sale69.978,286579,75444,637Feb 12 04:04 PM