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Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX)

(Delayed Data from NYSE)

$254.69 USD

254.69
906,007

+5.26 (2.11%)

Updated Jul 27, 2021 04:00 PM ET

Zacks Rank:

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Zacks Rank Definition Annualized Return
1Strong Buy25.57%
2Buy19.14%
3Hold10.74%
4Sell6.46%
5Strong Sell3.16%
S&P50011.27%

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3-Hold of 5     3    

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Growth Score A
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VGM Score A

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As an investor, you want to buy stocks with the highest probability of success. That means you want to buy stocks with a Zacks Rank #1 or #2, Strong Buy or Buy, which also has a Score of an A or a B in your personal trading style.

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B Value C Growth F Momentum C VGM

Industry Rank:

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An industry with a larger percentage of Zacks Rank #1's and #2's will have a better average Zacks Rank than one with a larger percentage of Zacks Rank #4's and #5's.

The industry with the best average Zacks Rank would be considered the top industry (1 out of 265), which would place it in the top 1% of Zacks Ranked Industries. The industry with the worst average Zacks Rank (265 out of 265) would place in the bottom 1%.

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Top 37% (92 out of 252)

Industry: Medical - Dental Supplies

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Based in Franklin Lakes, NJ, Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) commonly known as BD, is a medical technology company engaged principally in the development, manufacture and sale of medical devices, instrument systems and reagents. In fiscal 2019, BD’s revenues increased 8.2% to $17.29 billion. Earlier, BD’s operations consisted of three business segments: BD Medical, BD Diagnostics and BD Biosciences. However, the company’s organizational structure was realigned to form two principal business segments: BD Medical, BD Life Sciences and BD Interventional.

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