CHICAGO, July 19, 2017 - Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC), announced today that its board of directors declared a fiscal 2017 fourth quarter dividend of $0.18 per share payable on September 29, 2017, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on September 15, 2017. The indicated annual dividend rate is $0.72 per share.
CHICAGO, July 17, 2017 - Hill-Rom (NYSE: HRC) today announced the introduction of its new line of safety surgical instruments, including the Bard Parker® SafeSwitch® Disposable Scalpel Handle and Scalpel Handle Cover, as well as the new Bard Parker® Blade Remover. These innovations help protect surgical teams from injuries that may occur before, during and after surgical procedures, and enhance the company's comprehensive line of surgical blades, scalpels and related accessories.
CHICAGO, June 27, 2017 - Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC), today announced that it has entered an agreement to sell its Völker business, which primarily serves the European long-term care bed market, to an affiliate of CoBe Capital. Under the terms of the transaction, the CoBe affiliate will acquire certain Völker assets and assume the operations and employees at Völker's current location in Witten, North-Westphalia, Germany. Subject to certain regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions, the companies expect to close the transaction during Hill-Rom's fiscal fourth quarter. Financial terms were not disclosed.
CHICAGO, June 19, 2017 - Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC), will host its fiscal third quarter 2017 earnings conference call and webcast on Friday, July 28, 2017, beginning at 7:30 a.m. (CDT) / 8:30 a.m. (EDT).