SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Scannell Timothy J

(Last) (First) (Middle)
2825 AIRVIEW BLVD.

(Street)
KALAMAZOO MI 49002

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
STRYKER CORP [ SYK ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Group President
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
05/01/2017
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 05/01/2017 M 1,355 A $0(1) 100,326(2) D
Common Stock 05/01/2017 F 703 D $136.37 99,623 D
Common Stock 05/01/2017 M 85,000 A $42 184,623 D
Common Stock 05/01/2017 F 56,678 D $136.37 127,945 D
Common Stock 05/02/2017 S 13,322 D $135.8941(4) 114,623 D
Common Stock 5,058 I by 401K
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Restricted Stock Units granted 05/01/2015 (1) 05/01/2017 M 1,355 (3) (3) Common Stock 1,355 $0(1) 1,355 D
Employee Stock Option granted 02-10-2009 $42 05/01/2017 M 85,000 (5) 02/09/2019 Common Stock 85,000 $42 0 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. On May 1, 2017, 1,355 Restricted Stock Units vested and were settled for an equal number of shares of Stryker Common Stock.
2. Includes 82 shares of Stryker Common Stock acquired pursuant to Stryker Corporation's Employee Stock Purchase Plan ("ESPP") as of December 31, 2016, the date of the latest available statement of the reporting person's ESPP holdings.
3. The restricted stock units vest as to 1,355 shares on May 1, 2018..
4. Represents the average price for transactions in a range from $135.878-135.995..
5. Employee stock option granted pursuant to the Stryker Corporation 2006 Long-Term Incentive Plan, exercisable as to 20% on each of the first five anniversaries of the date of grant.
Remarks:
Lauren E. Keller, attorney-in-fact for Timothy J. Scannell 05/03/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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