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10/20 6:02pm ET

Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX)

122.66
Data as of Oct 20
 +0.93 / +0.76%
Today’s Change
103.80
Today|||52-Week Range
130.21
+11.01%
Year-to-Date

Today’s Trading

Previous close121.73
Today’s open122.00
Day’s range121.65 - 123.02
Volume1,908,264
Average volume (3 months)1,256,120
Market cap$23.4B
Dividend yield1.78%
Data as of 4:02pm ET, 10/20/2014

Growth & Valuation

Earnings growth (last year)+16.10%
Earnings growth (this year)+7.38%
Earnings growth (next 5 years)+9.28%
Revenue growth (last year)+4.48%
P/E ratio24.9
Price/Sales2.42
Price/Book4.68

Competitors

 Today’s
change
Today’s
% change
ZMHZimmer Holdings Inc+1.67+1.71%
SYKStryker Corp+0.72+0.90%
BSXBoston Scientific Co...+0.24+2.11%
CFNCareFusion Corp+0.13+0.23%
Data as of 4:02pm ET, 10/20/2014

Financials

Next reporting dateNovember 4, 2014
EPS forecast (this quarter)$1.66
Annual revenue (last year)$8.1B
Annual profit (last year)$1.3B
Net profit margin11.53%

Profile

Sector
Health Technology
Industry
Medical Specialties
Chairman, President &
Chief Executive Officer
Vincent A. Forlenza
Chief Operating Officer &
Executive Vice President
William A. Kozy
Corporate headquarters
Franklin Lakes, New Jersey

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