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Becton Dickinson & Co (BDX)

NYSE: Health Care

Company Profile
Price and Volume
Recent Price 134.34
52 Week High 157.50
52 Week Low 128.87
Avg. Daily Vol. (Mil) 1.21
Beta (3 year) 1.13
Share Related Items
Mkt Cap (Mil) 28,455.43
Shares Out (Mil) 211.82
Float (Mil) 210.70
Dividend Information
Yield % 2.00
Annual Dividend 2.64
Payout Ratio 72.00
Financial Strength
Quick Ratio 0.70
Current Ratio 1.40
LT Debt/ Equity 1.59
Total Debt / Equity 1.79
Valuation Ratios
Price Earnings 41.20
Price/Sales 2.54
Price/Book 3.97
Price/Cash Flow 17.90
Per Share Data
Earnings 3.35
Sales 52.96
Book Value 33.82
Cash Flow 7.49
Business Summary
Becton Dickinson & Co is a medical technology company, engaged in the manufacture and sale of medical devices, instrument systems and reagents used by healthcare institutions, life science researchers, general public and clinical laboratories.
General Information
1 Becton Drive
Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417-1880
www.bd.com
Industry : Health Services
Sector: Health Care
Employees: 49517
CEO: Mr. Vincent A. Forlenza
Short Interest
Current Month (Mil) 4.95
Previous Month (Mil) 5.29
Short Interest Ratio (Days) 3.70
Management Effectiveness
Return on Equity 9.70
Return on Assets 2.60
Return on Investments 3.70
Profitability
Gross Margin 54.30
EBIT Margin 10.80
Profit Margin 6.80
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Analysts Ratings for BDX

Rating Current 1-Mo Ago 2-Mo Ago 3-Mo Ago
Strong Buy 9 9 9 9
Moderate Buy 0 0 1 1
Hold 6 6 5 5
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
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