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Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (Bristol-Myers Squibb Co) Financial Strength : 5 (As of Mar. 2024)


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What is Bristol-Myers Squibb Co Financial Strength?

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co has the Financial Strength Rank of 5.

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company's financial situation is. It is based on these factors:

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest Coverage (current year). The higher, the better.
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better.
3. Altman Z-Score.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Interest Coverage for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2024 was 3.56. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's debt to revenue ratio for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2024 was 1.21. As of today, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Altman Z-Score is 1.18.


Competitive Comparison of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Financial Strength

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Financial Strength Distribution in the Drug Manufacturers Industry

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Co Financial Strength Calculation

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company's financial situation is. It is based on these factors

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest Coverage (current year). The higher, the better.

Note: If both Interest Expense and Interest Income are empty, while Net Interest Income is negative, then use Net Interest Income as Interest Expense.

Interest Coverage is a ratio that determines how easily a company can pay interest expenses on outstanding debt. It is calculated by dividing a company's Operating Income (EBIT) by its Interest Expense:

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Interest Expense for the months ended in Mar. 2024 was $-425 Mil. Its Operating Income for the months ended in Mar. 2024 was $1,514 Mil. And its Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2024 was $51,050 Mil.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Interest Coverage for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2024 is

Interest Coverage=-1*Operating Income (Q: Mar. 2024 )/Interest Expense (Q: Mar. 2024 )
=-1*1514/-425
=3.56

The higher the ratio, the stronger the company's financial strength is.

2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's Debt to Revenue Ratio for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2024 is

Debt to Revenue Ratio=Total Debt (Q: Mar. 2024 ) / Revenue
=(Short-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation + Long-Term Debt & Capital Lease Obligation) / Revenue
=(6359 + 51050) / 47460
=1.21

3. Altman Z-Score.

Z-Score model is an accurate forecaster of failure up to two years prior to distress. It can be considered the assessment of the distress of industrial corporations.

The zones of discrimination were as such:

When Z-Score is less than 1.81, it is in Distress Zones.
When Z-Score is greater than 2.99, it is in Safe Zones.
When Z-Score is between 1.81 and 2.99, it is in Grey Zones.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co has a Z-score of 1.18, indicating it is in Distress Zones. This implies bankrupcy possibility in the next two years.

Warning Sign:

Altman Z-score of 1.18 is in distress zone. This implies bankruptcy possibility in the next two years.

* 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.


Bristol-Myers Squibb Co  (NYSE:BMY) Financial Strength Explanation

The maximum rank is 10. Companies with rank 7 or higher will be unlikely to fall into distressed situations. Companies with rank of 3 or less are likely in financial distress.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co has the Financial Strength Rank of 5.


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Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (Bristol-Myers Squibb Co) Business Description

Address
430 East 29th Street, 14th Floor, New York, NY, USA, 10016
Bristol-Myers Squibb discovers, develops, and markets drugs for various therapeutic areas, such as cardiovascular, cancer, and immune disorders. A key focus for Bristol is immuno-oncology, where the firm is a leader in drug development. Bristol derives close to 70% of total sales from the U.S., showing a higher dependence on the U.S. market than most of its peer group.
Executives
Christopher S. Boerner officer: EVP, Chief Commercial Officer 21823 30TH DRIVE S, BOTHELL WA 98021
Samuels Theodore R. Ii director 1990 E. GRAND AVE., EL SEGUNDO CA 90245
Cari Gallman officer: EVP, Corporate Affairs BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB, ROUTE 206 & PROVINCE LINE ROAD, PRINCETON NJ 08543
Ann Powell Judge officer: SVP, Human Resources BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB COMPANY, ROUTE 206 & PROVINCELINE ROAD, LAWRENCEVILLE NJ 08543
Robert M Plenge officer: EVP, Chief Research Officer C/O TRANSLATE BIO, INC., 29 HARTWELL AVENUE, LEXINGTON MA 02421
Rupert Vessey officer: Pres., Research & Early Dev. C/O CELGENE CORPORATION, 86 MORRIS AVENUE, SUMMIT NJ 07901
Adam Lenkowsky officer: EVP, Chief Commercial Officer BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB, ROUTE 206 & PROVINCE LINE ROAD, PRINCETON NJ 08543
Giovanni Caforio officer: EVP & Chief Commercial Officer BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB COMPANY, ROUTE 206 & PROVINCELINE ROAD, LAWRENCEVILLE NJ 08543
David V Elkins officer: EVP, Chief Financial Officer C/O BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY, 1 BECTON DRIVE, FRANKLIN LAKES NJ 07417
Deepak Bhatt director BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB, 430 E. 29TH STREET, 14TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY 10016
Sandra Leung officer: Vice President and Secretary C/O BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB CO, 345 PARK AVE, NEW YORK NY 10164
Sharon Greenlees officer: SVP & Controller BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB, ROUTE 206 & PROVINCE LINE ROAD, PRINCETON NJ 08543
Karin Shanahan officer: EVP, Glob. Prod. Dev. & Supply BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB, ROUTE 206 & PROVINCE LINE ROAD, PRINCETON NJ 08543
Gregory Scott Meyers officer: EVP, Chief Digital & Tech Off. BRISTOL MYERS SQUIBB, ROUTE 206 & PROVINCE LINE ROAD, PRINCETON NJ 08543
Autenried Paul Von officer: SVP, Enterp. Services & CIO BRISTOL-MYERS SQUIBB COMPANY, 100 NASSAU PARK BOULEVARD, PRINCETON NJ 08543

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