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10/31 7:54am ET

Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX)

127.52
Data as of Oct 30
 +0.75 / +0.59%
Today’s Change
104.60
Today|||52-Week Range
130.21
+15.41%
Year-to-Date

Today’s Trading

Previous close126.77
Today’s open126.24
Day’s range-- - --
Volume1,150,213
Average volume (3 months)1,340,961
Market cap$24.3B
Dividend yield1.71%
Data as of 10/30/2014

Growth & Valuation

Earnings growth (last year)+16.10%
Earnings growth (this year)+7.37%
Earnings growth (next 5 years)+9.28%
Revenue growth (last year)+4.48%
P/E ratio25.9
Price/Sales2.42
Price/Book4.88

Competitors

 Today’s
change
Today’s
% change
ZMHZimmer Holdings Inc+1.13+1.04%
BSXBoston Scientific Co...+0.04+0.30%
SYKStryker Corp+0.36+0.42%
EWEdwards Lifesciences...+0.28+0.23%
Data as of 10/30/2014

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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