Veoneer links up with chip giant Qualcomm

This 2018 spinoff makes advanced driver-assistance and autonomous driving software and systems. The company is now partnering with computer-chip giant Qualcomm. The two aim to develop the software and chips necessary for advanced driver assistance and autonomous driving vehicle platforms. This deal will put Veoneer… Read More

Q: What are your thoughts on the long-term prospects of Medtronics plc, a maker of medical devices including ventilators? Thanks.

A: Medtronic plc, $100.85, symbol MDT on New York, (Shares outstanding: 1.3 billion; Market cap: $135.0 billion; www.medtronic.com), develops, manufactures, distributes, and sells a wide range of healthcare-related  devices and equipment. Based on revenue, the company is the world’s largest medical device provider.

Medtronic operates in… Read More