Ophthalmic tech. drive in sector positioning battle

November 2007
Medical Technology & Devices Week;11/19/2007, Vol. 5 Issue 46, p3
This article highlights several factors that makes ophthalmic surgical company Alcon a cornerstone investment in the ophthalmology sector. The company expects to register about $5.5 billion in global revenue for its fiscal year ending December 31, 2007. CEO Carey Rayment stressed Alcon's strong and ongoing commitment to research. Alcon will invest about $3 billion in research and development in the next five years.


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