Stryker raises annual cash dividend

giovedì 6 dicembre 2007 18:57

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Medical device maker Stryker Corp (SYK.N: Quotazione) said its board declared a year-end cash dividend of 33 cents a share payable Jan. 31, 2008 to shareholders of record Dec. 31, 2007.

The dividend represents an increase of 50 percent over the 22 cents paid in December 2006, the company said in a statement. (Reporting by Avishek Mishra in Bangalore; )