Covidien plc

20 Lower Hatch Street,
Dublin, Dublin 2
Ireland,
+353 1 438 1700
www.covidien.com

Covidien plc is a global healthcare technology and medical supplies provider. Covidien was formed as a spin-off from Tyco in 2007 and is based in Dublin, Ireland.

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Buy (0.8/yr) # 17 1 3 - - - 21
vol $5.6B $72M $860M $6.5B
Sell (0.8/yr) # - 2 2 - - - 4
vol $235M $295M $530M
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Largest Confluent Surgical, Inc.
$265M (2014-01-15)

Covidien was acquired by Medtronic on June 15, 2014.

Covidien has acquired 22 companies of its own, including 5 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 4 assets.

Covidien’s largest acquisition to date was in 2010, when it acquired ev3 for $2.6B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2014, when it sold Confluent Surgical to Integra LifeSciences Holdings for $265M. Covidien has acquired in 6 different US states, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include medical products (72%) and healthcare services (24%).

When analyzing the medical products sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 329 medical products companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 17 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 4 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic medical products acquirer over the past 3 years is Medtronic, with 12 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the medical products sector over the past 3 years is SHS GmbH with 7 platform acquisitions.

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