On June 7, 2022 the acquisition of Cerner Corp (CERN) by Oracle Corporation (ORCL) has been completed, ending the stock market listing of Cerner. Cerner started paying a quarterly dividend of $0.18 per share in 2019 and announced 22 percent increases in both 2020 and 2021. Last December Oracle offered to buy CERN for $29.2 billion.
About Cerner: Cerner’s health technologies connect people and information systems at more than 27,500 contracted provider facilities worldwide dedicated to creating smarter and better care for individuals and communities. Recognized globally for innovation, Cerner assists clinicians in making care decisions and assists organizations in managing the health of their populations. The company also offers an integrated clinical and financial system to help manage day-to-day revenue functions, as well as a wide range of services to support clinical, financial and operational needs, focused on people.