Stryker reports third quarter 2018 operating results

Reported net sales increased 7.9% to $3.2 billion Organic net sales increased 7.9% Reported operating income margin of 17.8% Adjusted operating income margin (1) expanded 60 bps (40 bps excluding ASC 606 (2) ) to 24.9% Reported EPS increased 36.0% to $1.55 Adjusted EPS (3) increased 11.2% to $1.69