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10/24 6:05am ET

Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX)

125.00
Data as of Oct 23
 +1.28 / +1.03%
Today’s Change
104.60
Today|||52-Week Range
130.21
+13.13%
Year-to-Date

Today’s Trading

Previous close123.72
Today’s open125.04
Day’s range-- - --
Volume1,130,793
Average volume (3 months)1,312,037
Market cap$23.7B
Dividend yield1.74%
Data as of 10/23/2014

Growth & Valuation

Earnings growth (last year)+16.10%
Earnings growth (this year)+7.38%
Earnings growth (next 5 years)+9.42%
Revenue growth (last year)+4.48%
P/E ratio25.4
Price/Sales2.42
Price/Book4.76

Competitors

 Today’s
change
Today’s
% change
ZMHZimmer Holdings Inc+4.37+4.36%
BSXBoston Scientific Co...+0.39+3.17%
SYKStryker Corp+0.97+1.17%
CFNCareFusion Corp+0.21+0.37%
Data as of 10/23/2014

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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