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04/17 6:05pm ET

Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX)

113.16
Data as of Apr 17
 +0.23 / +0.20%
Today’s Change
93.06
Today|||52-Week Range
118.77
+2.42%
Year-to-Date

Today’s Trading

Previous close112.93
Today’s open112.65
Day’s range112.43 - 113.63
Volume763,780
Average volume (3 months)921,761
Market cap$21.7B
Dividend yield1.93%
Data as of 4:01pm ET, 04/17/2014

Growth & Valuation

Earnings growth (last year)+16.10%
Earnings growth (this year)+7.15%
Earnings growth (next 5 years)+8.81%
Revenue growth (last year)+4.48%
P/E ratio24.1
Price/Sales2.42
Price/Book4.33

Competitors

 Today’s
change
Today’s
% change
BSXBoston Scientific Co...+0.15+1.11%
ZMHZimmer Holdings Inc-0.58-0.63%
SYKStryker Corp-0.27-0.34%
COVCovidien PLC+0.02+0.03%
Data as of 4:07pm ET, 04/17/2014

Financials

Next reporting dateMay 1, 2014
EPS forecast (this quarter)$1.50
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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