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China's Mindray jumps on acquisition rumor involving state-owned investment firm

The share price of China's Mindray Medical rose 16% last week on the New York Stock Exchange amid rumors that it will be taken over by private equity firms, including the country's state-owned investment company.

Chinese government urges hospitals to buy local devices

Unfortunately for foreign devicemakers, import substitution appears to be one of the means by which China intends to achieve its goal of creating 10 med tech breadwinners worth 5 billion yuan ($820 million) apiece by 2020.

Private hospitals in China are a priority for med tech Mindray

Chinese medical device maker Mindray is seeing slower sales at home but hopes a focus on private hospitals in China will help turn that around. The company reduced its 2014 guidance, but investors were forgiving and pushed shares up 3% in early trading on second-quarter earnings.

Mindray Medical revenue jumps up by 9% in Q1

Revenues at China's Mindray Medical increased 9.4% year-over-year to $264.8 million in the first quarter.

Mindray boosts share repurchase program after a year of double-digit growth

Mindray Medical ($MR), the Chinese medical device giant, has decided to boost the size of an already impressive share repurchase program, capping a year of double digit growth in both revenue and net income.

Mindray climbs back from damage done on Twitter

A little-known research firm took Mindray Medical down a peg or two last Thursday with a series of tweets accusing the Chinese medical device giant of fraud. Ottoman Bay Research's Twitter assault, linking to a report it has published, sent Mindray's stock tumbling 11%.

Mindray, $101.7M later, is the proud new owner of Zonare Medical

Mindray Medical, China's largest medical device maker, has officially grabbed a major foothold in the U.S. The company sealed up its nearly $102 million bid for California's Zonare Medical Systems, giving its imaging business a major international market boost, plus access to a well-developed global direct sales force.

Mindray commits $105M to grab U.S. ultrasound imaging company

Mindray Medical will snatch up California-based Zonare Medical Systems for $105 million in cash and debt, giving China's largest devicemaker some crucial new imaging technology and another entry point into the lucrative U.S. market.

Mindray soars in Q1 with 21% Dx growth

Mindray Medical, China's largest devicemaker, has been working to differentiate its business, and the effort paid off in the first quarter as the company's swelling diagnostics segment led the way to 10.5% revenue growth.

Mindray milestone: $1B in revenue in 2012

For the first time, Mindray Medical ($MR) ended its 2012 fiscal year with more than $1 billion in revenue. The milestone caps 12 months of rapid growth for China's largest medical device company (save for a disappointing Q3), driven by a focus on emerging markets and its home base of operations, new product launches and acquisitions.