You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

Mass. Mover

Boston Scientific slips a second day

Medical device maker Boston Scientific is based in Natick.

Globe File Photo/2005

Medical device maker Boston Scientific is based in Natick.

Continue reading below

Sluggish sales at its largest businesses. A need to grow faster than the industry and gain more market share. Pressure to move into more rapidly growing niches. Boston Scientific Corp.’s CEO since November, Mike Mahoney, outlined the challenges on Tuesday. He forecast the company’s core markets will stabilize this year and grow 2 percent in 2015 and 4 percent in 2017. The stock had been rising since December but fell 0.6 percent on Tuesday and 1.8 percent on Wednesday.

Loading comments...
Want each day's news headlines delivered fresh to your
inbox every morning? Just connect with us
in one of the following ways:
Please enter a valid email will never post anything without asking.
Privacy Policy
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of
Marketing image of