Abbott Completes Acquisition of St. Jude

Abbott announced it has completed the acquisition of St. Jude Medical, establishing the company as a leader in the medical device industry. The transaction provides Abbott with considerable opportunities for future growth and product portfolio development. January 4, 2017, the acquisition completion date, was the last day of trading of St. Jude Medical’s shares on the New York Stock Exchange, since the company is now owned by Abbott. (Source PRNewswire)