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: 52.55 (As of Today)
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As of today (2022-08-16), Becton, Dickinson and Co's share price is $267.78. Becton, Dickinson and Co's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 was $5.10. Hence, Becton, Dickinson and Co's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio for today is 52.55.

The historical rank and industry rank for Becton, Dickinson and Co's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow or its related term are showing as below:

BDX' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 12.57   Med: 23.25   Max: 52.76
Current: 52.56

During the past 13 years, Becton, Dickinson and Co's highest Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio was 52.76. The lowest was 12.57. And the median was 23.25.

BDX's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked worse than
68.55% of 318 companies
in the Medical Devices & Instruments industry
Industry Median: 31.06 vs BDX: 52.56

Becton, Dickinson and Co's Free Cash Flow per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2022 was $1.05. Its Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in was $5.10.

During the past 12 months, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate of Becton, Dickinson and Co was -64.60% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 16.20% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 6.50% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 8.20% per year.

During the past 13 years, Becton, Dickinson and Co's highest 3-Year average Free Cash Flow per Share Growth Rate was 102.80% per year. The lowest was -38.10% per year. And the median was 12.85% per year.


Becton, Dickinson and Co Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Historical Data

The historical data trend for Becton, Dickinson and Co's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

* Premium members only.

Becton, Dickinson and Co Annual Data
Trend Sep12 Sep13 Sep14 Sep15 Sep16 Sep17 Sep18 Sep19 Sep20 Sep21
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 23.43 34.18 28.56 23.47 20.49

Becton, Dickinson and Co Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 16.47 20.49 27.28 39.56 48.38

Competitive Comparison

For the Medical Instruments & Supplies subindustry, Becton, Dickinson and Co's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow, along with its competitors' market caps and Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Becton, Dickinson and Co Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Distribution

For the Medical Devices & Instruments industry and Healthcare sector, Becton, Dickinson and Co's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Becton, Dickinson and Co's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow falls into.



Becton, Dickinson and Co Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Calculation

Becton, Dickinson and Co's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow ratio for today is calculated as

Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio=Share Price/ Free Cash Flow per Share (TTM)
=267.78/5.096
=52.55

Becton, Dickinson and Co's Share Price of today is $267.78.
Becton, Dickinson and Co's Free Cash Flow per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2022 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $5.10.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

It can also be calculated from the numbers for the whole company:

Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Ratio=Market Cap/Free Cash Flow

Becton, Dickinson and Co  (NYSE:BDX) Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Explanation

Free Cash Flow is considered more important than earnings by value investors. The reason is because, in principle, only the net cash that can be taken from the business belongs to shareholders. This Free Cash Flow can be used to grow the business, reduce debt or return to shareholders in dividends or share buybacks.

In a DCF Calculation Free Cash Flow is used to determine the intrinsic value of companies.


Be Aware

In real business, Free Cash Flow can be affected by the change in accounts receivable, accounts payable, management's decision on expansion, etc. Therefore, investors should look at the Free Cash Flow over the longer term. Long-term average of Free Cash Flow is a more reliable indicator for real free cash flow.


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Becton, Dickinson and Co Business Description

Becton, Dickinson and Co logo
Address
1 Becton Drive, Franklin Lakes, NJ, USA, 07417-1880
Becton, Dickinson is the world's largest manufacturer and distributor of medical surgical products, such as needles, syringes, and sharps-disposal units. The company also manufactures diagnostic instruments and reagents, as well as flow cytometry and cell-imaging systems. BD Interventional (largely the former Bard business) accounts for 23% of revenue. International revenue accounts for 44% of the company's business.
Executives
Hickey David officer: EVP & President, Life Sciences BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY 1 BECTON DRIVE FRANKLIN LAKES NJ 07417
Neal Shana Carol officer: Chief People Officer 9120 LOCKWOOD BOULEVARD MECHANICSVILLE VA 23116
Ezell Antoine C officer: EVP, President, NA & CMO BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY 1 BECTON DRIVE FRANKLIN LAKES NJ 07417
Spoerel Thomas J officer: VP Controller & Chief Acct Off BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY 1 BECTON DRIVE FRANKLIN LAKES NJ 07417
Brown William M director HARRIS CORPORATION 1025 W NASA BOULEVARD MELBOURNE FL 32919
Larson Betty D officer: EVP HR & CHRO C/O C. R. BARD, INC. 730 CENTRAL AVENUE MURRAY HILL NJ 07974
Khichi Samrat S. officer: EVP and General Counsel C/O CATALENT, INC. 14 SCHOOLHOUSE ROAD SOMERSET NJ 08873
Conroy Alexandre officer: EVP of Integrated Supply Chain BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY 1 BECTON DRIVE FRANKLIN LAKES NJ 07417
Campion Simon D officer: EVP and Segment President BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY 1 BECTON DRIVE FRANKLIN LAKES NJ 07417
Scott Bertram L director C/O BECTON DICKERSON & CO 1 BECTON DR FRANKLIN LAKES NJ 07417
Jones Christopher Ian Montague director 110, BANBURY ROAD OXFORD X0 OX2 6JU
Pomeroy Claire director BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY 1 BECTON DRIVE FRANKLIN LAKES NJ 07417
Fraser Claire director C/O BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY FRANKLIN LAKES NJ 07465
Melcher David F director 1650 TYSONS BOULEVARD SUITE 1700 MCLEAN VA 22102
Byington Carrie L director BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY 1 BECTON DRIVE FRANKLIN LAKES NJ 07417

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