Investor FAQs

I have a shareholder question. How do I know whom to call?

Please call Investor Relations (763-505-2692) for

  • General investor questions about Medtronic plc
  • Requests for Paper Copies of Financial Materials: Annual Reports, SEC Filings etc. (Electronic copies are available on under the SEC filings menu on the Medtronic Investor Relations page or through
  • If you are a Stock Analyst, Institutional Investor, Portfolio Managers, Stock Brokers or Individual Investor with a question about Medtronic’s operations.

Please call Shareholder Services (763-505-2510) for

  • Inquires about Medtronic's transfer agent - EQ Shareowner Services (Contact information about EQ is listed below)
  • Inquires about shares in a company that was acquired by Medtronic or questions about acquisition share redemption.
  • Questions on Proxy Voting Rights.
How do I contact Investor Relations?

Investor Relations can be contacted several ways. To contact us via U.S. mail:

Medtronic plc
Investor Relations
710 Medtronic Parkway N.E., LC-480
Minneapolis, MN 55432-5604

The Investor Relations e-mail address is:

To phone Investor Relations, call (763) 505-2692.

How do I contact Shareholder Services?

To contact us via U.S. mail:
Medtronic, Inc.
Shareholder Services
710 Medtronic Parkway N.E., LC-300
Minneapolis, MN 55432-5604

The Shareholder Services e-mail address is:

To phone Shareholder Services, call (763) 505-2510.

Can I purchase shares of Medtronic stock directly from the company? How do I reinvest my dividends or change my address for my dividend payments? How do I transfer my stock? Can I access my stock account on-line?

All of these questions require action by Medtronic's transfer agent, EQ Shareowner Services. Medtronic has a direct dedicated phone number for Medtronic shareholders. To reach EQ within the continental United States dial: (888) 648-8154. If you are calling from outside the U.S. dial: (651) 450-4064.

Medtronic shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker MDT and may be purchased though any licensed broker dealer. Medtronic also has a direct stock purchase plan, called Shareowner Service Plus Plan and a Dividend Reinvestment Plan. These plans are administered by EQ Shareowner Services. Direct purchase accounts set up though EQ can be viewed on-line via the EQ webpage link: -->

EQ Shareowner Services
Shareowner Relations Department
P.O. Box 64856
St. Paul, MN 55164-0856
U.S. Residents: (888) 648-8154
Outside the U.S.: (651) 450-4064
Via e-mail:

How do I get copies of financial documents, such as the annual report, Form 10-K or Form 10-Q?

You can download or request paper copies of the Medtronic's annual report or SEC filings. To download the SEC documents click here: Medtronic Inc. SEC Filings.

To request paper copies please contact Medtronic Investor Relations Department.

How can I find out about Medtronic stock splits?

Medtronic stock split history:

Since going public in 1960, Medtronic has distributed the following two-for-one stock splits:

10-September-1999 24-September-1999
29-August-1997 12-September-1997
14-September-1995 29-September-1995
15-September-1994 30-September-1994
09-August-1991 30-August-1991
10-August-1989 31-August-1989
10-July-1980 31-July-1980
09-September-1972 29-September-1972
03-January-1969 17-January-1969
04-August-1967 17-August-1967
How can I find historical Medtronic stock prices for calculating my cost basis?

Information regarding historical stock prices can be found on the Historical Price Lookup page. Click Here.

Share price history prior to 1977 can be difficult to obtain as it does not apprear on electronic data bases. We have provided reference data. Under the Stock Information tab, please see the MDT share price history 1960-1977 spread sheet for more detail.

What are the dividend, ex-dividend and payment dates?

Please visit the Dividend History for detail regarding dividends. Click Here

What is Medtronic's CUSIP?

Medtronic Inc’s CUSIP was: 585055106
Medtronic plc’s CUSIP is: G5960L 103

*Cusip: Committee on Uniform Security Identification Procedures

What is Medtronic's ISIN?

Medtronic Inc’s ISIN was: US5850551061
Medtronic plc’s ISIN is: IE00BTN1Y115

*ISIN: International Securities Identification Number

What is Medtronic’s SEDOL?

Medtronic plc’s SEDOL is: BTN1Y11

What is Medtronic's fiscal year?

Medtronic ends our fiscal calendar year the last Friday in April.

Who are Medtronic's auditors?

Pricewaterhouse Coopers

Where can I find a listing of the members of the Board of Directors?

A listing of the Board of Directors can be found in the Corporate Governance section of this web site. Board of Directors

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