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Becton Dickinson & Co (BDX)Ownership Data

Short Interest History (%)

This is the historical short interest of Becton Dickinson & Co, as measured by the Short Percentage Of Float.

Date Short Interest
January 15, 20153.91
December 31, 20143.94
December 15, 20144.13
November 28, 20144.3
November 14, 20144.02
October 31, 20143.92
October 15, 20144.18
September 30, 20143.7
September 15, 20143.53
August 29, 20143.38
August 15, 20143.45
July 31, 20143.41
July 15, 20143.4
June 30, 20143.39
June 13, 20143.47
May 30, 20143.54
May 15, 20143.54
April 30, 20143.22
April 15, 20143.38
March 31, 20143.64
March 14, 20143.71
February 28, 20144.13
February 14, 20144.24
January 31, 20143.71
January 15, 20143.52
December 31, 20133.48
December 13, 20133.52
November 29, 20133.76
November 15, 20133.95
October 31, 20133.63
October 15, 20133.66
September 30, 20133.97
September 13, 20133.93
August 30, 20133.84
August 15, 20133.73
July 31, 20134.24
July 15, 20134.38
June 28, 20134.17
June 14, 20133.96
May 31, 20134.07
May 15, 20134.06
April 30, 20134.4
April 15, 20134.61
March 28, 20134.57
March 15, 20134.27
February 28, 20134.44
February 15, 20134.44
January 31, 20134.5
January 15, 20134.64
December 31, 20124.57
December 14, 20124.64
November 30, 20124.2
November 15, 20123.91
October 31, 20123.96
October 15, 20124.04
September 28, 20123.93
September 14, 20124.22
August 31, 20124.27
August 15, 20124.06
July 31, 20124.03
July 13, 20123.74
June 29, 20123.65
June 15, 20124.13
May 31, 20124.01
May 15, 20123.61
April 30, 20123.73
April 13, 20123.57
March 30, 20123.5
March 15, 20123.32
February 29, 20123.08
February 15, 20123
January 31, 20123.65
January 13, 20123.58
December 30, 20113.06
December 15, 20113
November 30, 20112.9
November 15, 20112.74
October 31, 20112.78
October 14, 20112.6
September 30, 20112.58
September 15, 20113.25
August 31, 20112.79
August 15, 20112.54
July 29, 20112.18
July 15, 20112.64
June 30, 20113.07
June 15, 20113.15
May 31, 20113.28
May 13, 20113.11
April 29, 20112.85
April 15, 20112.44
March 31, 20112.2
March 15, 20112.39
February 28, 20112.14
February 15, 20112.4
January 31, 20112.55
January 14, 20112.8
December 31, 20102.76
December 15, 20103.02
November 30, 20102.36
November 15, 20102.2
October 29, 20102.1
October 15, 20102.22
September 30, 20102.76
September 15, 20102.85
August 31, 20103.04
August 13, 20102.92
July 30, 20102.85
July 15, 20103.16
June 30, 20103.1
June 15, 20102.92
May 28, 20102.71
May 14, 20102.31
April 30, 20102.05
April 15, 20101.87
March 31, 20101.49
March 15, 20101.51
February 26, 20101.73
February 12, 20101.53
January 29, 20101.36
January 15, 20101.64
December 31, 20091.99
December 15, 20092.01
November 30, 20092.28
November 13, 20091.86
October 30, 20091.66
October 15, 20091.75
September 30, 20091.39
September 15, 20091.36
August 31, 20091.22
August 14, 20091.08
July 31, 20091.21
July 15, 20091.3
June 30, 20091.44
June 15, 20091.29
May 29, 20091
May 15, 20090.85
April 30, 20091.05
April 15, 20091.01
March 31, 20090.78
March 13, 20090.85
February 27, 20090.84
February 13, 20090.7
January 30, 20090.67
January 15, 20090.64
December 31, 20080.61
December 15, 20080.43
November 28, 20080.38
November 14, 20080.46
October 31, 20080.46
October 15, 20080.68
September 30, 20080.51
September 15, 20080.65
August 29, 20080.72
August 15, 20080.8
July 31, 20080.67
July 15, 20080.59
June 30, 20080.87
June 13, 20080.92
May 30, 20080.89
May 15, 20080.74
April 30, 20080.74
April 15, 20080.69
March 31, 20080.61
March 14, 20080.59
February 29, 20081
February 15, 20080.7
January 31, 20080.3
January 15, 20080.43
December 31, 20070.2
December 11, 20070.23
November 27, 20070.28
November 9, 20070.29
October 26, 20070.28
October 10, 20070.25
September 25, 20070.6
September 11, 20070.29
August 10, 20070.56
July 10, 20070.8
June 12, 20070.79
May 10, 20070.73
April 10, 20070.79
March 12, 20070.74
February 12, 20070.73
January 9, 20070.58
December 12, 20060.76
November 10, 20060.79
October 10, 20060.95
September 12, 20060.89
August 10, 20060.71
July 11, 20060.54
June 12, 20060.65
May 10, 20060.68
April 10, 20060.68
March 10, 20060.57
February 10, 20060.67
January 10, 20060.73
December 12, 20050.63
November 10, 20050.7
October 11, 20050.64
September 12, 20050.49
August 10, 20050.49
July 12, 20050.35
June 10, 20050.41
May 10, 20050.76
April 12, 20050.77
March 10, 20050.59
February 10, 20050.62
January 11, 20050.54
December 10, 20040.75
November 10, 20040.66
October 12, 20040.75
September 10, 20040.69
August 10, 20040.7
July 12, 20040.85
June 9, 20040.86
May 11, 20040.83
April 12, 20041.02
March 10, 20041.09
February 10, 20041.23
January 12, 20040.7
December 10, 20030.69
November 11, 20030.7
October 10, 20030.63
September 10, 20030.78
August 12, 20030.96
July 10, 20030.84
June 10, 20031.16
May 12, 20031.13
April 10, 20030.86
March 11, 20030.85
February 11, 20030.74
January 10, 20030.44
December 10, 20020.93
November 12, 20020.96
October 10, 20020.77
September 10, 20020.53
August 12, 20020.64
July 10, 20020.68
June 11, 20020.63
May 10, 20020.43
April 10, 20020.47
March 12, 20020.53
February 12, 20020.9
January 10, 20020.36
December 11, 20010.57
November 12, 20010.75
October 10, 20010.93
September 5, 20010.73
August 10, 20010.7
July 10, 20010.9
June 12, 20010.73
May 10, 20010.59
April 9, 20011.18
March 12, 20011.02
February 12, 20011.07
January 9, 20011.1
December 12, 20001.22
November 10, 20001.36
October 10, 20001.15
September 12, 20001.1
August 10, 20000.46
July 11, 20000.49
June 12, 20000.61
May 10, 20000.52
April 11, 20000.42
March 10, 20001.68
February 10, 20001.18
January 11, 20001.43
December 10, 19991.3
November 10, 19991.44
October 12, 19991.81
September 10, 19991.01
August 10, 19990.75
July 12, 19990.83
June 10, 19990.72
May 11, 19990.68
April 12, 19990.65
March 10, 19990.64
February 9, 19990.56
January 8, 19990.52
December 8, 19980.82
November 6, 19980.88
October 8, 19980.94
September 8, 19981.19
August 7, 19981.06
July 8, 19981.21
June 8, 19981.12
May 8, 19981.05
April 7, 19980.99
March 6, 19980.79
February 6, 19980.89
January 8, 19980.73
December 8, 19970.78
November 7, 19970.66
October 8, 19970.64
September 8, 19970.72
August 8, 19970.66
July 8, 19970.9
June 6, 19970.74
May 8, 19970.81
April 8, 19970.81
March 7, 19970.95
February 7, 19971.22
January 8, 19971.3
December 6, 19960.91
November 8, 19960.7
October 8, 19960.73
September 6, 19960.96
August 8, 19961.11
July 8, 19960.88
June 7, 19960.93
May 8, 19961.02
April 8, 19960.62
March 8, 19960.77
February 8, 19961.3
January 8, 19961.23
December 8, 19951.23
November 8, 19950.97
October 6, 19951.01
September 8, 19950.4
August 8, 19950.42
July 7, 19950.47
June 8, 19950.58
May 8, 19950.61
April 6, 19950.57
March 8, 19950.59
February 8, 19950.68
January 6, 19950.93

Institutional Ownership History (%)

This the Institutional Ownership History of Becton Dickinson & CoPeter Lynch prefers to buy companies with low institutional ownership.

Date Institutional Ownership
December 31, 201486
November 30, 201487
October 31, 201487
September 30, 201486
August 31, 201487
July 31, 201488
June 30, 201488
May 31, 201489
April 30, 201489
March 31, 201486
February 28, 201487
January 31, 201487
December 31, 201387
November 30, 201387
October 31, 201387
September 30, 201387
August 31, 201387
July 31, 201387
June 30, 201386
May 31, 201380
April 30, 201380
March 31, 201379
February 28, 201381
January 31, 201381
December 31, 201280
November 30, 201281
October 31, 201278
September 30, 201279
August 31, 201280
July 31, 201280
June 30, 201280
May 31, 201276
April 30, 201276
March 31, 201280
February 29, 201284
January 31, 201283
December 31, 201186
November 30, 201186
October 31, 201186
September 30, 201185
August 31, 201186
July 31, 201185
June 30, 201185
May 31, 201183
April 30, 201183
March 31, 201184
February 28, 201183
January 31, 201183
December 31, 201082
November 30, 201084
October 31, 201083
September 30, 201084
August 31, 201087
July 31, 201087
June 30, 201085
May 31, 201087
April 30, 201085
March 31, 201084
February 28, 201083
January 31, 201085
December 31, 200985
November 30, 200984
September 30, 200987
August 31, 200987
July 31, 200987
June 30, 200985
May 31, 200984
April 30, 200986
March 31, 200984
February 28, 200984
January 31, 200987
December 31, 200887
November 30, 200886
October 31, 200887

Insider ownership (%)

This is the historical insider ownership of Becton Dickinson & Co. It is usually better to buy companies with large insider ownership. The company insiders' interest are more aligned with external shareholders in this case.

Date Insider Ownership
December 31, 20141
November 30, 20141
October 31, 20141
September 30, 20141
August 31, 20141
July 31, 20141
June 30, 20141
May 31, 20141
April 30, 20081
March 31, 20081
February 29, 20081
January 31, 20081
December 31, 20071
November 30, 20071
October 31, 20071
September 30, 20071
August 31, 20071
July 31, 20071
June 30, 20071
May 31, 20071
April 30, 20071
March 31, 20071
February 28, 20071
January 31, 20071
December 31, 20061
November 30, 20061
October 31, 20061
September 30, 20061
June 30, 20061
May 31, 20061
April 30, 20061
March 31, 20061
February 28, 20061
January 31, 20061
December 31, 20051
November 30, 20051
October 31, 20051
September 30, 20051
August 31, 20051
July 31, 20051
June 30, 20051
May 31, 20051
April 30, 20051
March 31, 20051
February 28, 20051
January 31, 20051

Top Direct Holders

HolderPositionShares% of Shares
Outstanding
Report Date
Mr. Vincent A. ForlenzaChairman, CEO and President149,914less than 0.1%2014-11-25
Mr. Edward J. LudwigChairman95,188less than 0.1%2012-03-16
John R. ConsidineVice Chairman93,438less than 0.1%2009-11-21
Mr. Gary M. CohenExecutive Vice President72,315less than 0.1%2014-12-01
William A. KozyExecutive Vice President66,998less than 0.1%2014-11-25
A. John HansonExecutive Vice President46,146less than 0.1%2008-11-24
Jeffrey S. ShermanSr. VP and General Counsel32,222less than 0.1%2014-11-25
Willard J. Overlock,JrDirector30,869less than 0.1%2014-10-08
Henry P. Becton,JrDirector26,192less than 0.1%2015-01-12
Bertram L. ScottDirector22,849less than 0.1%2014-01-28

Top Fund Holders

HolderSharesReport Date% of Shares
Outstanding
% of Total
Assets Managed
Market Value
State Street Corp12,459,5802014-09-306.490.151,418,018,000
Vanguard Group, Inc.11,051,2622014-09-305.760.101,257,744,000
BlackRock Fund Advisors6,311,1722014-09-303.290.11718,274,000
T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.4,081,0182014-09-302.130.10464,461,000
Franklin Advisers, Inc.3,980,0542014-09-302.070.35452,970,000
Vanguard Total Stock Mkt Idx3,234,0732014-12-311.680.12450,053,599
Franklin Rising Dividends3,163,5162014-12-311.652.54440,234,887
Wellington Management Company LLP3,126,0222014-09-301.630.10355,773,000
Jensen Investment Management3,047,1172014-09-301.595.50346,792,000
Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC2,863,1062014-09-301.490.32325,851,000

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