Becton Dickinson

Courtesy of Becton Dickinson
  • Previous Rank
    278
  • Revenues ($M)
    12483
  • Revenue Percent Change
    21.4
  • Profits ($M)
    976
  • Profits Percent Change
    40.4
  • Assets ($M)
    25586
  • Employees
    50928
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)
    39041

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

Company Info

CEOVincent A. Forlenza
CEO TitleChairman & Chief Executive Officer
SectorHealth Care
IndustryMedical Products and Equipment
HQ LocationFranklin Lakes, NJ
Websitewww.bd.com
Years on Fortune 500 List23
Employees50,928

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

Revenues ($M)$12,483
Profits ($M)$976
Assets ($M)$25,586
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$7,633
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$39,041

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues7.8%
Profits as % of Assets3.8%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity12.8%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)4
EPS % Change (from 2015)34%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-4.4%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)4.4%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)9.2%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)19.5%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)11%