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Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX) Shares Bought by Janney Montgomery Scott LLC

Barclays PLC reissued an "equal weight" rating and issued a $210.00 price target (up from $205.00) on shares of Becton, Dickinson and in a research note on Thursday, August 10th. It is down 12.32% since September 12, 2016 and is uptrending. (NASDAQ:GILD) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: "Gilead: A Poor Payback Period For Kite Pharma?" on September 12, 2017, also Fool.com with their article: "Gilead Sciences CEO and oncology chief take on direct questions about why ..." published on September 11, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: "How To Make 6% From Gilead In 40 Days" on September 05, 2017. We have $10.32 PT which if reached, will make NASDAQ:ASCMA worth $3.89 million more. Finally, AMG National Trust Bank increased its position in shares of Becton, Dickinson and by 4.2% in the 1st quarter. Taurus Asset Management Llc acquired 28,875 shares as Becton Dickinson & Co (BDX)'s stock rose 1.79%. Northstar Group Inc. now owns 2,994 shares of the medical instruments supplier's stock valued at $584,000 after acquiring an additional 9 shares during the period. Cowen & Co maintained Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX) on Monday, July 10 with "Buy" rating.

In related news, insider Gary M. Cohen sold 15,512 shares of Becton, Dickinson and stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 11th. About 613,249 shares traded.

Becton, Dickinson and Company most recently reported earnings per share (EPS) of $2.46 for the June 2017 versus $2.35 in the same quarter a year ago, representing 5% growth. It has underperformed by 4.38% the S&P500.

Swiss National Bank decreased Eldorado Gold Corp New (NYSE:EGO) stake by 215,800 shares to 7.48 million valued at $24.04M in 2016Q4. (NYSE:APH) stake by 734,975 shares and now owns 2.40M shares. It also reduced Philip Morris Intl Inc. Park Corp Oh accumulated 0.12% or 12,206 shares. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating, nine have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Therefore 50% are positive. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Raymond James given on Thursday, January 5. Rockefeller Finance Svcs reported 104,969 shares stake. UBS maintained the shares of BDX in report on Friday, August 5 with "Buy" rating. Argus Research has "Buy" rating and $167 target. Piper Jaffray has "Buy" rating and $21300 target. The stock of Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, July 10 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Friday, June 9. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy" on Thursday, August 3. The company's quarterly EPS surprised Wall Street by as much as 1% to the upside in its last earnings announcement, so investors should note this tendency when assessing consensus estimates. Its down 0.23, from 0.93 in 2016Q3. It is positive, as 52 investors sold Becton Dickinson and Co shares while 352 reduced holdings. 99 funds opened positions while 273 raised stakes. The medical instruments supplier reported $2.46 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $2.44 by $0.02. Hancock holds 0.58% in Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX) or 94,718 shares. Sg Americas Securities Ltd Liability Corp reported 46,608 shares. Price T Rowe Associate Inc Md holds 0.5% in Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX) or 15.30M shares. Moreover, Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh has 0.14% invested in Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX). Schnieders Cap Ltd Liability Corporation reported 9,747 shares. Bourgeon Capital Limited Com holds 27,932 shares or 2.9% of its portfolio. Logan Cap Mgmt Incorporated owns 4,358 shares or 0.03% of their U.S. portfolio.

Mason Capital Management Llc decreased Yahoo Inc (YHOO) stake by 43.83% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Gw Henssler And has 0.56% invested in Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX) for 30,544 shares.

Coho Partners Ltd increased Becton Dickinson & Co. City reported 0.53% of its portfolio in Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX). Agran Libbie reported 22,939 shares or 0.92% of all its holdings. The lowest target is $13.0 while the high is $14.0. The shares were sold at an average price of $203.77, for a total value of $3,160,880.24. Victory Capital reported 12,774 shares. As per Thursday, October 6, the company rating was initiated by Robert W. Baird. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, August 3 with "Hold". RBC Capital Markets has "Outperform" rating and $145 target. The firm has "In-Line" rating given on Wednesday, June 22 by Imperial Capital. On Friday, April 29 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with "Buy". The rating was reinitiated by Jefferies with "Hold" on Tuesday, July 11.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.88 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.02, from 0.9 in 2016Q3. It is negative, as 106 investors sold GILD shares while 656 reduced holdings. Tealwood Asset Mgmt Incorporated reported 0.66% stake. America First Investment Ltd Liability accumulated 4.6% or 97,523 shares. Tci Wealth Advsrs has 985 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. Fifth Third Bank & Trust accumulated 0.07% or 44,752 shares. Cap Fund holds 0.37% or 599,003 shares. Kings Point Mgmt holds 0.01% or 125 shares. Mutual Federation Of Agricultural Cooperatives has invested 0.02% in Honeywell International Inc. Addison invested in 0.4% or 11,791 shares. Mak Jennifer H sold $726,659 worth of stock or 5,510 shares. Moreover, Parametric Assocs Limited Liability Corporation has 0% invested in Ascent Capital Group Inc (NASDAQ:ASCMA).



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