Becton Dickinson

Becton Dickinson is a medical technology company that serves healthcare institutions, life science researchers, clinical laboratories and the industry. The Company provides innovative solutions that help advance cellular studies and genomics, enhance the diagnosis of infectious disease and cancer, improve medication management, promote infection prevention, equip surgical and interventional procedures, optimize respiratory care and support the management of diabetes. Becton Dickinson partners with organizations around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.
Company Growth (employees)
Franklin Lakes, US
Size (employees)
41,900 (est)-17%
Becton Dickinson was founded in 1897 and is headquartered in Franklin Lakes, US

Key People/Management at Becton Dickinson

Vincent Forlenza

Vincent Forlenza

Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President
Gary Cohen

Gary Cohen

Executive Vice President and President, Global Health
James Lim

James Lim

Executive Vice President and President, Greater Asia
Christopher Reidy

Christopher Reidy

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer

Becton Dickinson Office Locations

Becton Dickinson has offices in Franklin Lakes, Nogales, Laguna Hills, Oceanside and in 94 other locations
Franklin Lakes, US (HQ)
Howe Buidling 1 Becton Dr
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Becton Dickinson Financials and Metrics

Becton Dickinson Financials

Becton Dickinson's revenue was reported to be $12.1 b in FY, 2017

Revenue (FY, 2017)

12.1 b

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

5.9 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %


Net income (FY, 2017)

1.1 b

EBIT (FY, 2017)

1.5 b

Market capitalization (16-Feb-2018)

51.3 b

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

14.2 b


55.8 b
Becton Dickinson's current market capitalization is $51.3 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


8.1 b8.4 b10.3 b12.5 b12.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

3.9 b4.1 b5.6 b6.5 b6.2 b

Gross profit

4.2 b4.3 b4.7 b6 b5.9 b
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


2 b2.1 b2.2 b2.1 b2.1 b3.1 b3 b3.1 b3.2 b2.9 b3 b3 b

Cost of goods sold

980 m1 b1 b1 b1 b1.9 b1.6 b1.6 b1.7 b1.5 b1.5 b1.5 b

Gross profit

1 b1.1 b1.1 b1 b1 b1.2 b1.4 b1.5 b1.5 b1.5 b1.4 b1.5 b

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


1.9 b1.9 b1.4 b1.5 b14.2 b

Accounts Receivable

1.2 b1.2 b1.6 b(128 m)(93 m)


1.4 b1.5 b2 b1.7 b1.8 b

Current Assets

5.9 b6.1 b6 b6.4 b18.6 b
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


1.7 b1.7 b1.7 b8.5 b1.9 b1.6 b1.6 b1.7 b1.7 b919 m548 m13.9 b

Accounts Receivable

1.1 b1.1 b1.2 b1 b1.6 b1.6 b1.5 b1.6 b1.6 b1.5 b1.6 b1.7 b


1.5 b1.5 b1.6 b1.5 b2.3 b2 b2 b1.8 b1.8 b1.7 b1.7 b1.8 b

Current Assets

5.7 b5.9 b6 b12.1 b7 b6.3 b5.6 b6.6 b6.5 b5.2 b4.9 b18.2 b
    USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

    Net Income

    1.3 b1.2 b695 m976 m1.1 b

    Depreciation and Amortization

    1.1 b

    Accounts Receivable

    (1 m)(7 m)(2 m)(128 m)(93 m)


    (145 m)(189 m)200 m69 m(46 m)
    USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015

    Net Income

    271 m287 m326 m236 m216 m
      USDY, 2017


      37.7 x


      21.9 x


      30.6 x


      237.6 k


      1.4 x


      0.5 x

      Financial Leverage

      2.9 x
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      Becton Dickinson Operating Metrics

      FY, 2016




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