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Unformatted text preview: 2. Today, Tyco International is the largest player in a highly fragmented group of smaller competitors. Although this gives the firm control of costs, Tyco International faced a net loss of over a billion dollars in 2009. http://www.wikinvest.com/stock/Tyco_International_%28TYC%29 Tyco Electronics is pursuing a 50:50 merger with Indian company Raychem RPG Ltd. (RRL). Tyco is going to integrate its energy business into RRL, and this will allow RRL to diversify its product offerings and should propel them into the continuous growth and profitability they have been having in the Indian market. http://www.thehindu.com/business/Industry/article801174.ece Covidien operates in three business segments: medical devices, pharmaceuticals and medical supplies. In the third quarter of 2010, Covidien posted 2 percent increase in net sales and net income of $364 million. http://www.masshightech.com/stories/2010/07/26/daily47-Covidien-reports-bumps-in-sales-and-profit.html...
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This note was uploaded on 01/25/2011 for the course MGT 4195 taught by Professor Aksha during the Fall '10 term at Georgia Institute of Technology.
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