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Is Becton Dickinson & Co (NYSE:BDX) Going to Burn These Institutional Investors?

On average, 16 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expect earnings of $9.46 per share for the year.

About 80,676 shares traded. It is down 0.00% since November 2, 2016 and is. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated a "hold" rating and set a $210.00 target price on shares of Becton, Dickinson and in a report on Wednesday, October 25th.

More notable recent Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: "Becton Dickinson & Co (BDX) a Buy on Robust Quant Score" on October 31, 2017, also Investorplace.com with their article: "Becton Dickinson & Co's (BDX) Healthy Quant Score Keeps it a Buy" published on October 24, 2017, Investorplace.com published: "Buy Rating on Becton Dickinson & Co (BDX) Shares Kept" on October 10, 2017. Prudential PLC owned approximately 0.23% of Becton, Dickinson and worth $103,259,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. The stock rose 6.71% or $13.96 reaching $222.02 per share. The shares were sold at an average price of $201.41, for a total value of $1,503,122.83. Sumitomo Life Insurance Co. raised its holdings in shares of Becton, Dickinson and by 40.8% in the 3rd quarter. It has underperformed by 4.38% the S&P500.

Since May 9, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 1 sale for $1.51 million activity. The company was maintained on Friday, August 7 by RBC Capital Markets. The Firm is a distributor of irrigation and landscape products in the United States. It has a 59.53 P/E ratio.

Several research firms have issued reports on BDX. Therefore 53% are positive. The stock of Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX) has "Sell" rating given on Friday, September 23 by Citigroup. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, eleven have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company's stock. The firm earned "Sector Perform" rating on Friday, August 7 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has "Overweight" rating by First Analysis on Tuesday, September 27. The company was downgraded on Monday, January 4 by Morgan Stanley. The stock has "Buy" rating by Johnson Rice on Monday, July 24. The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating given on Thursday, August 10 by Barclays Capital. 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 up 0.31, from 0.87 in 2017Q1.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Moreover, Lingohr & Partner Asset Management Gmbh has 1.83% invested in the company for 33,200 shares. First Republic Investment Mgmt Inc holds 4,276 shares. New Vernon Investment Management Llc owns 28,320 shares or 3.55% of their United States portfolio. Sg Americas Securities Limited Liability Co holds 16,246 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. (NASDAQ:SPSC). Ruane Cunniff Goldfarb Incorporated has invested 0.3% in SPS Commerce, Inc. Howe & Rusling Inc has 0% invested in SPS Commerce, Inc. 220,682 are held by Bankshares Of America De. Jefferies Gp Ltd Liability reported 3,313 shares.

American Financial Group Inc 401 (K) Retirement & Savings Plan holds 100% of its portfolio in American Financial Group Inc for 2.88 million shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $5.35 million activity. On Thursday, May 25 the insider SHERMAN JEFFREY S sold $5.35 million. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now owns 29,323 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $5,905,945.43. It also reduced Ishares Tr (IWB) stake by 11,716 shares and now owns 248,782 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.18 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.31, from 0.87 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 50 investors sold BDX shares while 311 reduced holdings. 91 funds opened positions while 334 raised stakes. The hedge funds in our partner's database now have: 195.76 million shares, up from 168.14 million shares in 2017Q1. The stock of Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, March 30 by Jefferies. North Amer Mngmt Corporation has 4,720 shares for 0.15% of their portfolio. Cornerstone Cap Mngmt Holdings Limited Liability Corporation invested 0.1% in Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX). Cowen and Company reissued a buy rating and issued a $230.00 price objective on shares of Becton, Dickinson and in a research note on Monday, August 14th. Montag A holds 0.15% or 6,770 shares. Credit Agricole S A has invested 0.31% in Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX). Pictet Asset Management Ltd. now owns 246,404 shares of the medical instruments supplier's stock worth $46,627,000 after purchasing an additional 21,022 shares during the last quarter. Burt Wealth invested in 7 shares or 0% of the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Becton, Dickinson and from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Friday, October 20th. The company was maintained on Monday, August 10 by Deutsche Bank. Alyeska Inv Gru Lp has 1.26% invested in Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX).



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