Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX)

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Consensus price target (1m/3m/6m/12m):
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Buy/Sell Mix (1m/3m/6m/12m):
100%/0%
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Description:
Becton, Dickinson and Company, a medical technology company, develops, manufactures, and sells medical devices, instrument systems, and reagents worldwide. The company’s BD Medical segment produces medical devices that are used in various healthcare settings. This segment’s products include needles, syringes, and intravenous catheters for medication delivery; prefilled IV flush syringes; syringes and pen needles used in treatment of diabetes; prefillable drug delivery systems; anesthesia needles and trays; sharps disposal containers; and closed-system transfer devices. Its BD Diagnostics segment provides products for the collection and transport of diagnostics specimens; and instrument systems and reagents to detect various infectious diseases, healthcare-associated infections, and cancers. This segment’s products comprise integrated systems for specimen collection; safety-engineered blood collection products and systems; automated blood culturing systems; molecular testing systems; microorganism identification and drug susceptibility systems; liquid-based cytology systems; rapid diagnostic assays; microbiology laboratory automation; and plated media. The company’s BD Biosciences segment offers research and clinical tools that facilitate the study of cells and their components. This segment’s products include fluorescence-activated cell sorters and analyzers; monoclonal antibodies and kits for performing cell analysis; reagent systems for life science research; cell imaging systems; laboratory products for tissue culture and fluid handling; diagnostic assays; and cell culture media supplements for biopharmaceutical manufacturing. The company markets its products through independent distribution channels and sales representatives to healthcare institutions, life science researchers, clinical laboratories, the pharmaceutical industry, and the general public. Becton, Dickinson and Company was founded in 1897 and is headquartered in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey.
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Brandon Couillard Jefferies & Co. Buy   Nov 09, '17     255.00  Nov 09, '18  N/A 
William Quirk Piper Jaffray Buy   Nov 01, '17     213.00  Nov 01, '18  N/A 
Larry Biegelsen Wells Fargo Securities, Llc Buy   Oct 24, '17     235.00  Oct 24, '18  N/A 
Doug Schenkel Cowen And Company Buy   Sep 27, '17     230.00  Sep 27, '18  N/A 
Larry Biegelsen Wells Fargo Securities, Llc Buy   Sep 22, '17     225.00  Sep 22, '18  N/A 
Brandon Couillard Jefferies & Co. Buy   Aug 22, '17     230.00  Aug 22, '18  N/A 
Doug Schenkel Cowen And Company Buy   Aug 14, '17     230.00  Aug 14, '18  N/A 
Rick Wise Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc. Buy   Aug 03, '17     220.00  Aug 03, '18  N/A 
Brandon Couillard Jefferies & Co. Buy   Jul 18, '17     230.00  Jul 18, '18  N/A 
William Quirk Piper Jaffray Buy   Jul 18, '17     213.00  Jul 18, '18  N/A 
Doug Schenkel Cowen And Company Buy   Jul 10, '17     230.00  Jul 10, '18  N/A 
Lawrence Keusch Raymond James Buy   Jun 30, '17     226.00  Jun 30, '18  N/A 
David Toung Argus Research Company Buy   Oct 21, '16     185.00  Oct 21, '17  N/A 
Amit Bhalla Citi Sell   Sep 23, '16     165.00  Sep 23, '17  N/A 
Doug Schenkel Cowen And Company Buy   Aug 16, '16     185.00  Aug 16, '17  N/A 
Jon Wood Jefferies & Co. Buy   Jul 28, '16     192.00  Jul 28, '17  N/A 
Derik De Bruin BofA Merrill Lynch Buy   May 12, '16   164.49  180.00  May 12, '17  12.38% 
Greg Poole Deutsche Bank Securities Buy   Feb 11, '16   133.12    Feb 11, '17  N/A 
Kristen Stewart Deutsche Bank Securities Buy   Feb 11, '16   133.12  163.00  Feb 11, '17  33.74% 
David Toung Argus Research Company Buy   Jan 07, '16   142.17  167.00  Jan 07, '17  18.09% 
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