SOURCE: Smith & Nephew PLC

May 14, 2008 13:21 ET

Smith & Nephew Plc - Transaction in Own Shares

LONDON--(Marketwire - May 14, 2008) -


Transaction in own shares.

Smith & Nephew plc announces that on 14 May 2008 it purchased 185,000 ordinary shares of USUSD0.20 each at a price of 544.8187 pence per share. The purchased shares will be held as treasury shares.

Following the above purchase, Smith & Nephew plc holds 59,829,483 ordinary shares in treasury, and has 888,942,916 ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares).


Paul Chambers

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