Becton, Dickinson and Company

NYSE:BDX Stock Report

Market Cap: US$67.9b

Becton Dickinson Past Earnings Performance

Past criteria checks 1/6

Becton Dickinson has been growing earnings at an average annual rate of 12.6%, while the Medical Equipment industry saw earnings growing at 9.8% annually. Revenues have been growing at an average rate of 3.1% per year. Becton Dickinson's return on equity is 5.4%, and it has net margins of 6.9%.

Key information

12.6%

Earnings growth rate

11.4%

EPS growth rate

Medical Equipment Industry Growth8.9%
Revenue growth rate3.1%
Return on equity5.4%
Net Margin6.9%
Last Earnings Update31 Mar 2024

Recent past performance updates

Becton Dickinson's (NYSE:BDX) Conservative Accounting Might Explain Soft Earnings

Feb 08
Becton Dickinson's (NYSE:BDX) Conservative Accounting Might Explain Soft Earnings

Recent updates

Becton, Dickinson and Company: Stagnating All Along

May 16

Investors Still Waiting For A Pull Back In Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)

Mar 23
Investors Still Waiting For A Pull Back In Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)

Estimating The Fair Value Of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)

Feb 29
Estimating The Fair Value Of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)

Becton Dickinson's (NYSE:BDX) Conservative Accounting Might Explain Soft Earnings

Feb 08
Becton Dickinson's (NYSE:BDX) Conservative Accounting Might Explain Soft Earnings

Becton, Dickinson and Company Just Beat Analyst Forecasts, And Analysts Have Been Updating Their Predictions

Feb 03
Becton, Dickinson and Company Just Beat Analyst Forecasts, And Analysts Have Been Updating Their Predictions

These 4 Measures Indicate That Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

Feb 01
These 4 Measures Indicate That Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

Becton, Dickinson: 4 Reasons To Buy This Growth At A Reasonable Price Play

Jan 22

Becton Dickinson's (NYSE:BDX) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Nov 30
Becton Dickinson's (NYSE:BDX) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Becton, Dickinson And Company: Strong Q4 But Clouded By 75bps Growth Headwind From China In FY24

Nov 13

Becton Dickinson's (NYSE:BDX) Upcoming Dividend Will Be Larger Than Last Year's

Nov 12
Becton Dickinson's (NYSE:BDX) Upcoming Dividend Will Be Larger Than Last Year's

Becton, Dickinson and Company's (NYSE:BDX) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 26% Above Its Share Price

Nov 06
Becton, Dickinson and Company's (NYSE:BDX) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 26% Above Its Share Price

With EPS Growth And More, Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Makes An Interesting Case

Oct 05
With EPS Growth And More, Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Makes An Interesting Case

Becton, Dickinson Stock Is A Hold, Here's Why

Oct 04

Becton, Dickinson: Ahead Of Schedule, Undervalued, And With Some Positive Drivers

Aug 30

We Think Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Aug 13
We Think Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)

Jul 28
Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)

Here's Why We Think Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Is Well Worth Watching

Jun 22
Here's Why We Think Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Is Well Worth Watching

Becton, Dickinson and Company: Still Not Very Healthy

Jun 20

Becton, Dickinson: Business Should Beat H2 2023 Expectations

Jun 08

These 4 Measures Indicate That Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

Apr 22
These 4 Measures Indicate That Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

Is Now The Time To Put Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) On Your Watchlist?

Mar 20
Is Now The Time To Put Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) On Your Watchlist?

Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)

Mar 05
Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)

Becton, Dickinson HPV test Onclarity gets FDA nod for expanded use

Feb 21

Becton, Dickinson wins FDA nod for flu, COVID, RSV combo test

Feb 08

Becton, Dickinson Q1 2023 Earnings Preview

Feb 01

Becton, Dickinson declares $0.91 dividend

Jan 24

We Think Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Jan 09
We Think Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

CerTest/Becton, Dickinson's test for monkeypox gets FDA emergency use nod

Jan 09

Becton, Dickinson: A Quality Defensive Pick For 2023

Dec 20

Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)

Dec 01
Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX)

Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.91

Nov 13
Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.91

Becton, Dickinson Q4 2022 Earnings Preview

Nov 09

Becton, Dickinson, Biocorp team up for traceability of injectable drugs

Oct 18

Becton, Dickinson: Buy In Now While You Can

Oct 12

Does Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Oct 05
Does Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Revenue & Expenses Breakdown

How Becton Dickinson makes and spends money. Based on latest reported earnings, on an LTM basis.


Earnings and Revenue History

NYSE:BDX Revenue, expenses and earnings (USD Millions)
DateRevenueEarningsG+A ExpensesR&D Expenses
31 Mar 2419,7161,3644,8291,175
31 Dec 2319,4921,2654,8431,214
30 Sep 2319,3721,4704,8171,237
30 Jun 2319,0461,5824,8481,256
31 Mar 2318,8091,5564,7911,266
31 Dec 2218,7381,4864,7511,255
30 Sep 2218,8701,5454,7261,256
30 Jun 2218,9581,4124,7741,324
31 Mar 2218,9241,4304,8451,339
31 Dec 2118,5341,0794,7501,302
30 Sep 2119,1311,5144,7201,279
30 Jun 2119,0661,4864,6321,210
31 Mar 2118,3131,3794,4091,142
31 Dec 2018,2071,5074,3461,117
30 Sep 2016,0742454,1781,039
30 Jun 2016,9177864,2161,067
31 Mar 2017,4149234,3131,057
31 Dec 1917,3557604,3791,044
30 Sep 1917,2901,0814,3341,032
30 Jun 1917,1087844,3451,039
31 Mar 1917,0369264,3531,063
31 Dec 1817,0638944,3251,071
30 Sep 1815,9831594,0291,004
30 Jun 1814,7476213,689947
31 Mar 1813,503-993,325857
31 Dec 1712,2512942,991783
30 Sep 1712,0931,0302,953770
30 Jun 1712,1587592,947807
31 Mar 1712,3211,3142,957827
31 Dec 1612,4191,3092,966823
30 Sep 1612,4839763,005828
30 Jun 1612,3121,1392,966771
31 Mar 1612,2348102,988743
31 Dec 1511,2176882,767690
30 Sep 1510,2826952,563632
30 Jun 159,4108152,350570
31 Mar 158,4481,0792,127529
31 Dec 148,4681,1502,141527
30 Sep 148,4461,1852,145524
30 Jun 148,3459742,117522
31 Mar 148,2399412,102506
31 Dec 138,1699302,091502
30 Sep 138,0549292,059494
30 Jun 137,9201,1142,004490

Quality Earnings: BDX has a large one-off loss of $750.0M impacting its last 12 months of financial results to 31st March, 2024.

Growing Profit Margin: BDX's current net profit margins (6.9%) are lower than last year (8.3%).


Free Cash Flow vs Earnings Analysis


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BDX's earnings have grown by 12.6% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: BDX's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: BDX had negative earnings growth (-12.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Medical Equipment industry average (2.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: BDX's Return on Equity (5.4%) is considered low.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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