The tax bite coming for longtime Medtronic shareholders is just one more curious aspect of the Fridley-based company’s combination with Covidien and establishment of its formal headquarters in Dublin.
Updated: June 19, 2014, - 11:39 AM
Buying Covidien PLC for $42.9 billion turned out to be Medtronic’s solution to one of its most vexing problems.
Updated: June 17, 2014, - 05:38 AM
The deal will move Medtronic’s executive headquarters to Dublin, where it will enjoy substantial tax advantages.
Updated: June 16, 2014, - 01:11 PM
It’s disheartening to see companies that grew up here reach middle age and decide to renounce their U.S. citizenship to...
Updated: June 14, 2014, - 09:45 PM
If not for James A. Johnson on the slate, the shareholders of Target should have an easy call to make...
Updated: June 09, 2014, - 09:22 PM
Thrivent Financial CEO Brad Hewitt has long suspected that helping clients be financially secure isn’t enough.Secure means just having enough...
Updated: June 08, 2014, - 10:00 AM
J. Carlo Cannell calls himself an investor, not an activist shareholder. It’s an important distinction.Activists are not always the most...
Updated: June 05, 2014, - 09:10 AM
The next major league sports team owner in Minnesota won’t be one of us.Retired Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer’s eye-popping, two-billion-dollar...
Updated: June 04, 2014, - 12:46 AM
There’s an art to selecting the right ticker symbol for a stock, and whoever decided on PHOT as the symbol...
Updated: May 31, 2014, - 02:00 PM