Device maker Medtronic Inc. (NYSE:MDT) reaffirmed its financial projections for fiscal 2011, with revenue growth expected between five and eight percent.
The company expects diluted earnings per share between $3.45 and $3.55 for the full year, according to a statement from Medtronic. The consensus analysts’ estimate is earnings per share of $3.51.
For 2010, Medtronic posted diluted earnings per share of $2.79. Revenue grew 8 percent to $15.8 billion.
For the first quarter, the company expects diluted earnings per share between 79 and 81 cents.
Medtronic’s stock was down 2 percent to $37.32 in mid-day trading.