NEW PRODUCTS

St. Jude Medical Inc., Little Canada, announced European CE Mark approval of its Amplatzer Amulet Left Atrial Appendage Occluder. The Amulet device is used to close the left atrial appendage in patients diagnosed with non-valvular atrial fibrillation.

DEBT AND EQUITIES

Apogee Enterprises Inc., Bloomington, declared a quarterly cash dividend of 9 cents per share, payable on Feb. 22 to shareholders of record on Feb. 7. The company has about 28.5 million shares outstanding.