Wilson Greatbatch Sees 10-Percent Stock Increase

November 27, 2001 by Jeff Shepard

Wilson Greatbatch Ltd. (Clarence, NY) received a 10-percent increase in stock, to $29.52, after Guidant, one of the world's top makers of pacemakers and other cardiovascular lifesavers and Wilson Greatbatch's biggest customer, reported that the market for its new implantable defibrillators could potentially double.

Wilson's stock had previously gone down 10 percent after the announcement of the resignation of its CFO for personal reasons.