3. As of noon trading, Stryker Corporation ( SYK) is down $0.52 (-0.8%) to $65.04 on average volume Thus far, 645,656 shares of Stryker Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $64.80-$65.64 after having opened the day at $65.62 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $65.56. Stryker Corporation, a medical technology company, provides reconstructive, medical and surgical, and neurotechnology and spine products for doctors, hospitals, and other healthcare facilities. Stryker Corporation has a market cap of $24.6 billion and is part of the health care sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 19.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate Stryker Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Stryker Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Stryker Corporation Ratings Report now. Exclusive Offer: Jim Cramer's 'go-to' small/mid-cap guru Bryan Ashenberg only buys stocks he thinks could return 50-100%. See his top picks for 14-days FREE.