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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.48
SYK's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
65% of the 319 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.42 vs. SYK: 0.48 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
SYK' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 1.86 Max: 164.16
Current: 0.48
0.04
164.16
Equity to Asset 0.44
SYK's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
75% of the 294 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. SYK: 0.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
SYK' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.22  Med: 0.63 Max: 0.78
Current: 0.44
0.22
0.78
Interest Coverage N/A
SYK's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
81% of the 195 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 38.74 vs. SYK: N/A )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
SYK' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 24.66  Med: 9999.00 Max: 9999.99
Current: N/A
24.66
9999.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 3.99
M-Score: -2.04
WACC vs ROIC
6.47%
18.82%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 19.53
SYK's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
89% of the 300 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.65 vs. SYK: 19.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
SYK' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.88  Med: 20.48 Max: 23.92
Current: 19.53
12.88
23.92
Net-margin (%) 15.33
SYK's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 300 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. SYK: 15.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
SYK' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.32  Med: 15.65 Max: 17.39
Current: 15.33
5.32
17.39
ROE (%) 18.49
SYK's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 297 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. SYK: 18.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
SYK' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.84  Med: 18.28 Max: 21.28
Current: 18.49
5.84
21.28
ROA (%) 9.00
SYK's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 319 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: -0.01 vs. SYK: 9.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
SYK' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.12  Med: 12.21 Max: 15.38
Current: 9
3.12
15.38
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 76.37
SYK's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 314 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 4.86 vs. SYK: 76.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
SYK' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 43.65  Med: 67.60 Max: 108.58
Current: 76.37
43.65
108.58
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 4.90
SYK's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 232 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. SYK: 4.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SYK' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.9  Med: 11.10 Max: 32.9
Current: 4.9
4.9
32.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 4.00
SYK's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. SYK: 4.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SYK' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.6  Med: 13.70 Max: 41.2
Current: 4
-9.6
41.2
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 3.70
SYK's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 195 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 3.20 vs. SYK: 3.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
SYK' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.6  Med: 16.60 Max: 153
Current: 3.7
-42.6
153
» SYK's 10-Y Financials

Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2016-10-22)


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

SYK Guru Trades in Q3 2015

John Hussman 30,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 255,600 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 120,000 sh (+140.00%)
Paul Tudor Jones 7,500 sh (+77.98%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 1,433,500 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management 295,500 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 3,360 sh (unchged)
Eric Mindich Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Diamond Hill Capital 923,529 sh (-6.31%)
Yacktman Fund 2,000,000 sh (-16.67%)
Jeremy Grantham 1,690,876 sh (-20.54%)
Robert Olstein 49,000 sh (-35.53%)
Donald Yacktman 3,143,750 sh (-35.63%)
Yacktman Focused Fund 400,000 sh (-75.00%)
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Q4 2015

SYK Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 26,100 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 26,932 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 12,164 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 207,500 sh (+2666.67%)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 2,498,900 sh (+74.32%)
Robert Olstein 52,000 sh (+6.12%)
Diamond Hill Capital 936,985 sh (+1.46%)
PRIMECAP Management 295,500 sh (unchged)
John Hussman Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Dodge & Cox Sold Out
Yacktman Focused Fund Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham 1,467,369 sh (-13.22%)
Yacktman Fund 1,700,000 sh (-15.00%)
Donald Yacktman 2,061,165 sh (-34.44%)
Steven Cohen 18,800 sh (-92.64%)
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Q1 2016

SYK Guru Trades in Q1 2016

George Soros 20,300 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 85,828 sh (New)
Murray Stahl 2,000 sh (New)
Pioneer Investments 37,559 sh (+39.46%)
PRIMECAP Management 295,500 sh (unchged)
Vanguard Health Care Fund 2,498,900 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Diamond Hill Capital 917,488 sh (-2.08%)
Donald Yacktman 1,948,574 sh (-5.46%)
Yacktman Fund 1,600,000 sh (-5.88%)
Jeremy Grantham 1,287,095 sh (-12.29%)
Robert Olstein 45,000 sh (-13.46%)
Paul Tudor Jones 4,200 sh (-97.98%)
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Q2 2016

SYK Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Yacktman Fund 1,100,000 sh (-31.25%)
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Business Description

Industry: Medical Devices » Medical Devices
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Traded in other countries:SYK.Germany, SYK.Switzerland, 0R2S.UK,
Stryker Corporation is a medical technology company. The Company offers medical technologies, including reconstructive, medical and surgical, and neurotechnology and spine products.

Stryker Corp was incorporated in Michigan in 1946. It is a medical technology company. The Company offers medical technologies, including reconstructive, medical and surgical, and neurotechnology and spine products. Its business segments are Orthopaedics, MedSurg and Neurotechnology and Spine. The Orthopaedics products consist of implants used in hip and knee joint replacements and trauma and extremities surgeries. The Company supports surgeons with the technology and services needed as the company develops new surgical techniques. The MedSurg products include surgical equipment and surgical navigation systems (Instruments); endoscopic and communications systems (Endoscopy); patient handling and emergency medical equipment (Medical); and reprocessed and remanufactured medical devices (Sustainability) as well as other medical device products used in a variety of medical specialties. The Neurotechnology and Spine products include both neurosurgical and neurovascular devices. Its neurotechnology offering includes products used for minimally invasive endovascular techniques; a comprehensive line of products for traditional brain and open skull base surgical procedures; orthobiologic and biosurgery products, including synthetic bone grafts and vertebral augmentation products; and minimally invasive products for the treatment of acute ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke. It also develops, manufacture and market spinal implant products including cervical, thoracolumbar and interbody systems used in spinal injury, deformity and degenerative therapies. The Company's competitors include Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (Zimmer), DePuy Synthes (companies of Johnson & Johnson) and Smith & Nephew plc (Smith & Nephew). The Company's businesses are subject to varying degrees of governmental regulation in the countries in which the company operates and the general trend is toward increasingly stringent regulation.

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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 27.47
SYK's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
52% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 28.34 vs. SYK: 27.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
SYK' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.3  Med: 24.92 Max: 71.37
Current: 27.47
11.3
71.37
Forward P/E 20.24
SYK's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
71% of the 55 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 24.63 vs. SYK: 20.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 27.47
SYK's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
54% of the 171 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 28.88 vs. SYK: 27.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
SYK' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.3  Med: 25.17 Max: 71.37
Current: 27.47
11.3
71.37
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 225.23
SYK's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked lower than
93% of the 107 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 32.52 vs. SYK: 225.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
SYK' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.61  Med: 25.37 Max: 340.76
Current: 225.23
12.61
340.76
P/B 4.84
SYK's P/B is ranked lower than
67% of the 327 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.95 vs. SYK: 4.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
SYK' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.19  Med: 3.42 Max: 7.08
Current: 4.84
2.19
7.08
P/S 4.21
SYK's P/S is ranked lower than
60% of the 320 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 3.51 vs. SYK: 4.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
SYK' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.94  Med: 3.35 Max: 5.29
Current: 4.21
1.94
5.29
PFCF 98.42
SYK's PFCF is ranked lower than
93% of the 96 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 31.08 vs. SYK: 98.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
SYK' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.77  Med: 19.88 Max: 111.1
Current: 98.42
11.77
111.1
POCF 52.98
SYK's POCF is ranked lower than
91% of the 134 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 20.58 vs. SYK: 52.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
SYK' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 10.32  Med: 17.07 Max: 58.83
Current: 52.98
10.32
58.83
EV-to-EBIT 21.26
SYK's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
50% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 22.17 vs. SYK: 21.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
SYK' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.8  Med: 14.90 Max: 35.3
Current: 21.26
6.8
35.3
EV-to-EBITDA 17.40
SYK's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
50% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 18.09 vs. SYK: 17.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SYK' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.5  Med: 12.25 Max: 25.6
Current: 17.4
5.5
25.6
Shiller P/E 37.54
SYK's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
58% of the 45 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 41.87 vs. SYK: 37.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
SYK' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.36  Med: 30.08 Max: 71.26
Current: 37.54
20.36
71.26
Current Ratio 2.17
SYK's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
64% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.83 vs. SYK: 2.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SYK' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.61  Med: 2.58 Max: 5.37
Current: 2.17
1.61
5.37
Quick Ratio 1.62
SYK's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 309 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.05 vs. SYK: 1.62 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SYK' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.98  Med: 2.10 Max: 4.63
Current: 1.62
0.98
4.63
Days Inventory 181.56
SYK's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
69% of the 279 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 134.88 vs. SYK: 181.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
SYK' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 140.11  Med: 159.05 Max: 176.11
Current: 181.56
140.11
176.11
Days Sales Outstanding 61.29
SYK's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
67% of the 270 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 68.74 vs. SYK: 61.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SYK' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 59.31  Med: 61.46 Max: 62.7
Current: 61.29
59.31
62.7
Days Payable 44.45
SYK's Days Payable is ranked lower than
66% of the 262 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 62.25 vs. SYK: 44.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SYK' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 33.46  Med: 44.78 Max: 55.97
Current: 44.45
33.46
55.97

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.28
SYK's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
60% of the 168 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 1.58 vs. SYK: 1.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
SYK' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 1.17 Max: 1.66
Current: 1.28
0.16
1.66
Dividend Payout 0.35
SYK's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
83% of the 112 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 0.34 vs. SYK: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
SYK' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.28 Max: 1.91
Current: 0.35
0.18
1.91
Dividend Growth (3y) 16.20
SYK's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
67% of the 76 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 9.10 vs. SYK: 16.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
SYK' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 21.60 Max: 81.9
Current: 16.2
0
81.9
Forward Dividend Yield 1.31
SYK's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
63% of the 158 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. SYK: 1.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.93
SYK's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
69% of the 197 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 1.92 vs. SYK: 2.93 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
SYK' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 2.68 Max: 3.8
Current: 2.93
0.37
3.8
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 0.60
SYK's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
88% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: -3.30 vs. SYK: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SYK' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.8  Med: -0.10 Max: 1.9
Current: 0.6
-0.8
1.9

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 2.14
SYK's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
51% of the 129 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 2.23 vs. SYK: 2.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
SYK' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.92  Med: 1.76 Max: 99.06
Current: 2.14
0.92
99.06
Price/Median PS Value 1.26
SYK's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
68% of the 302 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. SYK: 1.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
SYK' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 1.11 Max: 1.71
Current: 1.26
0.63
1.71
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 4.69
SYK's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 341 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: -0.40 vs. SYK: 4.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
SYK' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.8  Med: 6.70 Max: 14.6
Current: 4.69
2.8
14.6
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 3.87
SYK's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
64% of the 117 Companies
in the Global Medical Devices industry.

( Industry Median: 7.42 vs. SYK: 3.87 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
SYK' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.8  Med: 15.10 Max: 28.1
Current: 3.87
-3.8
28.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $10,470
EPS (TTM) $ 4.24
Beta0.73
Short Percentage of Float2.32%
52-Week Range $86.68 - 123.55
Shares Outstanding (Mil)374.30

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 11,178 12,098 12,903
EPS ($) 5.66 6.23 6.83
EPS w/o NRI ($) 5.66 6.23 6.83
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
7.35%
Dividends Per Share ($) 1.46 1.56 1.89

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