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ResMed is Among the Companies in the Health Care Equipment Industry With the Lowest EPS Growth (RMD, BSX, STJ, HRC, BDX)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Health Care Equipment industry with the lowest year-over-year expected earnings per share (EPS) growth rates. The long-term growth rate is the expected annual increase in operating EPS over the next three to five years.

ResMed ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 47.6%. Boston Scientific is next with a EPS growth of 465.2%. St Jude Medical ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 481.8%.

Hill-Rom Holdings follows with a EPS growth of 483.3%, and Becton Dickinson rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 557.8%.

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Keywords: lowest eps growth resmed Boston SCientific St Jude Medical hill-rom holdings becton dickinson

Ticker(s): RMD BSX STJ HRC BDX