| 2016-10-19 08:59:08|
STJ 08:59 10/19 10/19/16
St. Jude Medical says Muddy Waters accusations are 'without merit'
St. Jude Medical CEO Michael Rousseau said that Muddy Waters accusations are "without merit" and are motivated to drive down the company's stock for their own financial gain. Rousseau said their self-interest to mislead doctors and patients demonstrates a "total disregard for patient safety." Rousseau added that the company is being "falsely portrayed."