Becton Dickinson & Co (BDX)

BDX (NYSE:Health Services) EQUITY
$141.53
pos +0.00
+0.00%
Today's Range: 140.25 - 141.96 | BDX Avg Daily Volume: 1,223,400
Last Update: 04/17/15 - 4:04 PM EDT
Volume: 0
YTD Performance: 1.70%
Open: $0.00
Previous Close: $142.39
52 Week Range: $111.07 - $149.98
Oustanding Shares: 192,938,801
Market Cap: 27,472,555,874
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for BDX
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 9 9 9 8
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 0
Hold 4 5 5 6
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.63 1.72 1.72 1.86
Latest Dividend: 0.60
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.69%
Dividend Ex-Date: 03/06/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 24.47
Price Earnings Comparisons:
BDX Sector Avg. S&P 500
24.47 24.50 27.96
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
0.82% 25.07% 84.79%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 4.90 0.08 0.03
Net Income -8.40 -0.06 -0.02
EPS -7.80 0.07 0.02
Earnings for BDX:
EBITDA 2.17B
Revenue 8.45B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/15) Qtr (06/15) FY (09/15) FY (09/16)
Average Estimate $1.54 $2.09 $7.05 $8.29
Number of Analysts 10 6 8 8
High Estimate $1.58 $2.30 $7.27 $8.98
Low Estimate $1.38 $1.97 $6.50 $6.55
Prior Year $1.53 $1.68 $6.50 $7.05
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 0.98% 24.50% 8.46% 17.61%
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands

bullishBecton Dickinson numbers raised at Leerink

Mar 27, 2015 | 7:28 AM EDT

Shares of BDX now seen reaching $158, according to Leerink Partners. Estimates also increased, as the Carefusion deal should add to earnings. Market Perform rating. 

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Jim Cramer

 | Mar 23, 2015 | 6:00 AM EDT

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 | Mar 16, 2015 | 6:35 AM EDT

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 | Feb 17, 2015 | 1:54 PM EST

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Jim Cramer

 | Feb 6, 2015 | 7:40 AM EST

The logic of owning the pure play is attractive.

bullishBecton Dickinson upgraded at BofA/Merrill

Jan 6, 2015 | 7:12 AM EST

BDX was upgraded from Neutral to Buy, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. $163 price target. Carefusion deal could add 20% to earnings. 

By

Jim Cramer

 | Dec 22, 2014 | 7:00 AM EST

Throughout this historic run, four groups have consistently led the market.

By

Jim Cramer

 | Dec 15, 2014 | 7:08 AM EST

Reams of stocks make sense on a pullback. And what looks bad? Anything even remotely connected to oil and gas.

bullishBecton Dickinson upgraded at JP Morgan

Nov 26, 2014 | 7:30 AM EST

BDX was upgraded from Neutral to Overweight, JP Morgan said. $160 price target. Estimates also increased, given less debt expense for the CareFusion purchase. 

By

Jim Cramer

 | Nov 17, 2014 | 4:33 AM EST

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