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Stryker Corporation (SYK)

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202.43-0.25 (-0.12%)
As of 10:18AM EDT. Market open.
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    Randy
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    Richarte
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    Bill mddb
    I added on today's pullback. I'd add again on weakness. The last Q was pretty good. The robotic systems for knees & hips should continue to grow - Mako system. I think the revenue growth rate of about 10% will pull SYK along back into strong growth. Seems recession resistant.
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    Larry
    The debt here is quite high and could be a big drag when it comes off fixed rates. Nearly $14bn in debt.
    Also it's dividend is just about 1.25% but with a 50% payout ratio meaning it has little scope to increase. So with inflation at 9% you are losing 7.75% a year on this.
    It has to get the debt down and this will tie Stryker's hands for years.
    Great company but the financials look stretched even with a $2bn net income. Not much room for error on such a high P/E.
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    DECAMILLO
    SYK looks like trash today - I bet it falls from here. Glad I am signed up to (http://Achieverspot.tech) so that I can get stocks that actually move!
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    Sam
    What’s up in the after hours? -7.5%
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    DB C
    Not a bad level for me to initiate a position.... anyone adding here ?
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    Rick
    I first began buying SYK back in 2003 on the advice of an orthopedist friend of mine. I believe there's was one split in shares in 2004. Been purchasing ever since. Some of my shares I purchased in low - mid $30 range. Have been purchasing since. Today own close to 16,000 shares. Have sold shares infrequently over the last 15 years. Has been my best investment.
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    Koller
    MASSIVE order are coming in at the close, huge volume. Large institutions on the move again🤑🚀☀️Deposit this sell off today, we had a very good week in this volatile market good volume at the close and A /Hs💯☑️
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    Matthew
    Stryker is a stealthy frothy growth stock...kudos to management!
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    Bimal
    When a company loses as much in market cap as the company they are acquiring, then you know that the street has overreacted. It is not as if the new business they are buying has $0. Go look at Abbv, BMY - both received similar treatment and people who bought those stocks after the haircut are up very nicely. For those saying that SYK overpaid, WMGI has been trading at similar levels in the past - the company being acquired is not just going to agree to the current share price. Also, none of us management - they might see a lot of different things - synergy, fending off competition, new areas of growth etc. Medical field is so daunting - you just don't create a gizmo and start selling it - there is a huge barrier to entry due to all the certifications etc. I have enjoyed very nice growth in SYK over the years - will double down - every time, I have seen this 10% down moves, the stock has recovered - just go look at the 5 year chart.
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    MarketMania
    $MESO conversation
    To All New MESO shareholders and stem cell / MESO naysayers – a lot of us long-time shareholders (Minnesota, Left-e, Seanpierre1, Josephine, Frank/ Tarentella 123, Francesca, George, etc..) have been involved with Osiris for a very long time – some as early as the IPO, and others that have bought over the years. I first bought Osiris in 2011 after a lot of research and continued to buy over a period of years. When Osiris partnered with Mesoblast in October 2013, it was a huge disappointment in my mind – but in hindsight, is was a great decision by Peter Friedli. Peter knew that taking Prochymal – Remestemcel-L to market would have required a lot of capital/dilution. This enabled Osiris to focus on Grafix, GrafixPL, Stravix, etc. Peter was excellent at choosing the right partner for Osiris’ technology/science. NuVasive, Inc. $NUVA for Osteocel, Stryker Corporation $SYK for BIO4, Arthrex for BIO4, etc. until Smith & Nephew $SNN bought our Osiris in March of 2019. Peter was a co-founder of the Osiris along with Kevin Kimberlin. I would suggest EVERYONE search Kevin’s website – first and last name together dot com – to understand his background. I know some long term shareholders who had the opportunity to meet Kevin in the past at Osiris’ shareholders meetings. He is a very intelligent individual and his background is VERY IMPRESSIVE. The SCIENCE is ready for PRIME TIME. Anyone looking at the small sample size of the Covid-19 trial – need to look at the past trials and the success to draw any conclusions. Many of us have had the opportunity to tour Osiris’ headquarters in Maryland – their walls were lined with children that were saved by their SCIENCE. That was their motivation! Peter knew when to partner with the right company. We’ll see when/if MESO will partner with big pharma – hopefully it’s north of $75/share. Until then, do your own research and understand the science/history. We’re at a critical stage of stem cell therapies and MESO is the BEST horse in the race. Disclaimer: long a lot of $ATHX too! …. And the $MDXG Cheerleaders deserve a shout out to – you shouldn’t have drank Pete’s Kool-Aid and listened to Beef, Peter, Wendy, Frozen, BrianX, Homebuilder, etc. – they’re all clueless and people that follow them - continue to miss a great opportunity!
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    Roderick
    I said a major announcement was coming last month (check my history), No announcements, however, their website has quietly changed. Notice anyone missing from the management team photos?
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    BoningRizal
    What is happening with SYK. 3 investment houses downgraded SYK namely, Goldman Sachs, Citi and Morgan Stanley. Should I sell?
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    PSH
    Love this company, bought in around 170 a few months back. They have a strong record of increasing shareholder value and price. Absolutely love the long term growth and prospects for this company, even as it captures more market share every year. In saying that I will be adding to this sometime in early 2021 as I do feel that it has some bumps in the road over the next two quarters as more and more elective surgeries (which they specialize in) are being rescheduled due to the second round of lockdowns in Canada and the U.S. The price has run up and not taken into account these elective surgeries being rescheduled, so it should be corrected. The price will reflect this short term problem, but fundamentals of this company and it’s balance sheet are awesome. It is because of this I feel there is going to be a great entry point in the short term, and once Covid is more controlled the sky's the limit for this company. Keep a close eye on this one as a great entry point will arise in the near term and once you buy and hold, you will not regret it!
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    Kevin
    I bought the dip, anyone else? This company simply buys and conquers the market.
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    Bill mddb
    The Spruce Point short report had a point -- SYK's Operating Margin for Q1 was way down to 10.5% -- it's 21% YTD shown on Yahoo stats page. But the great revenue growth saved the day. SYK will get back to a 20% + Op Margin in time, and then EPS will climb on the recovery.
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    Techfan20
    $OSIR conversation
    Grafix (wound product) is currently pulling the $OSIR train, yet BIO4 holds huge potential in bone market.
    BIO4 revenue is growing consistently and at an accelerating pace (compared the same quarter year earlier):
    Q3 2017 21%
    Q4 2017 23%
    Q1 2018 27%
    Q2 2018 54%
    BIO4 is distributed by $SYK, keep up the good work!
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