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Stryker Corp. (SYK) Stock Split History

Stryker Corp. has split its stock 9 times since its initial public offering (IPO). The first stock split occurred on November 12, 1980 with the ratio of 3-for-2, meaning that for 2 shares of SYK owned pre-split, shareholders then owned 3 shares. 8 more splits have been implemented since then. The most recent stock split took place on May 17, 2004 on a 2-for-1 basis.

These splits have increased SYK stock's liquidity and made it more appealing to a larger group of investors. However, it's important to remember that these actions only change the number of shares and the price per share with no impact on Stryker Corp.'s total market capitalization.

For more detailed information of Stryker Corp.'s stock splits, view the table below:

SYK stock split list

Date Split Ratio
2004-05-17 2 - for - 1
2000-05-15 2 - for - 1
1996-06-11 2 - for - 1
1991-06-14 2 - for - 1
1989-06-20 3 - for - 2
1987-06-12 2 - for - 1
1985-09-17 3 - for - 2
1982-11-15 3 - for - 2
1980-11-12 3 - for - 2

Will Stryker Corp. Stock Split in 2024?

The answer will depend on the decisions of the company's managers and market volatility. Stryker Corp. has not made an official announcement regarding whether it will enact a stock split or reverse stock split, but it has a history of doing so when SYK stock prices become too high or too low for retail investors. Therefore, the ultimate decisions will certainly be made by Stryker Corp.'s board of directors. Typically, no action is taken until its price per share reaches a specific threshold.

Stock Splits of Industry Leaders

Ticker Symbol Latest Split Date Split Ratio
ABT 1998-06-01 2 - for - 1
SYK 2004-05-17 2 - for - 1
MDT 1999-09-27 2 - for - 1
BSX 2003-11-06 2 - for - 1
EW 2020-06-01 3 - for - 1
DXCM 2022-06-13 4 - for - 1
STE 1998-08-25 2 - for - 1
PHG 2023-05-11 26 - for - 25
SNN 2014-10-15 5 - for - 2
BIO 2002-03-08 2 - for - 1
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medical_devices EW
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