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Becton Dickinson

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  • Previous Rank251
  • Revenues ($M)$15,983.0
  • Revenue Percent Change32.2%
  • Profits ($M)$311.0
  • Profits Percent Change-71.7%
  • Assets ($M)$53,904.0
  • Employees76,032

The global medical tech company makes medical devices and instruments that are used by health care professionals and researchers.

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Company Info

Vincent A. Forlenza
CEO Title
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Health Care
Medical Products and Equipment
HQ Location
Franklin Lakes, N.J.
Years on Fortune 500 List53
Figures are for fiscal year ended Sept. 30, 2018.

Becton Dickinson Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$15,983.032.2%
Profits ($M)$311.0-71.7%
Assets ($M)$53,904.0-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$20,992.0-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues1.9%
Profits as % of Assets0.6%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity1.5%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)0.6
EPS % Change (from 2017)-87.0%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-37.9%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-18.2%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)6.6%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)17.2%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)14.8%