BDX Becton Dickinson

  • STOCK
  • BDX
  • Price as of: Jan 27, 12:28 PM EST
  • $146.82
  • +$1.31
  • +0.9%
  • Industry
  • Medical instruments & supplies
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BDX Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    1.80% Healthcare Average 1.69%
  • Annual Payout
    $2.64 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    31.4% EPS $8.40
  • Dividend Growth
    44 yrs Since 1972
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Upcoming Dividend Payouts

BDX Upcoming Dividend Payouts

Next Ex-Dividend Date
Mar 08
Date
$0.66
Amount
Dividend Shot Clock®
Mar 8, 2016
Mar 08, 2016
Date has passed
Next Ex-Dividend Date
Next Pay Date
Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.6600 2016-01-25 2016-03-08 2016-03-10 2016-03-31 Regular
DARS Rating™ Breakdown

Dividend.com DARS Rating™ Breakdown for BDX

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Relative Strength Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking 1 year return is slightly above Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Overall Yield Attractiveness Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Yield is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Dividend Reliability Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Payout ratio is considerably higher than industry average and peers
Dividend Uptrend Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Dividends are above average, growing as per Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
Earnings Growth Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking EPS growth is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations
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Growth History

BDX Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2012
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
Reveal More Dividend Growth History for BDX 10.1% 10.1% 44 years
Reveal More Dividend Growth History for BDX
Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

BDX Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$2.4600 2015 10.1%
$2.2350 2014 10.1%
Historical Dividend Data

BDX Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.6600 2016-01-25 2016-03-08 2016-03-10 2016-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.6600 2015-11-23 2015-12-08 2015-12-10 2015-12-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.6000 2015-07-28 2015-09-04 2015-09-09 2015-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.6000 2015-05-19 2015-06-05 2015-06-09 2015-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.6000 2015-01-27 2015-03-06 2015-03-10 2015-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.6000 2014-11-25 2014-12-08 2014-12-10 2014-12-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5450 2014-07-22 2014-09-05 2014-09-09 2014-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5450 2014-05-20 2014-06-05 2014-06-09 2014-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5450 2014-01-28 2014-03-06 2014-03-10 2014-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.5450 2013-11-26 2013-12-06 2013-12-10 2013-12-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4950 2013-07-23 2013-09-05 2013-09-09 2013-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4950 2013-05-21 2013-06-05 2013-06-07 2013-06-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4950 2013-01-29 2013-03-06 2013-03-08 2013-03-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4950 2012-11-20 2012-12-06 2012-12-10 2012-12-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4500 2012-07-24 2012-09-05 2012-09-07 2012-09-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4500 2012-05-22 2012-06-06 2012-06-08 2012-06-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4500 2012-01-31 2012-03-07 2012-03-09 2012-03-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4500 2011-11-22 2011-12-08 2011-12-12 2011-12-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4100 2011-07-26 2011-09-07 2011-09-09 2011-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4100 2011-05-24 2011-06-07 2011-06-09 2011-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4100 2011-02-01 2011-03-08 2011-03-10 2011-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.4100 2010-11-23 2010-12-08 2010-12-10 2010-12-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3700 2010-07-27 2010-09-07 2010-09-09 2010-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3700 2010-05-25 2010-06-07 2010-06-09 2010-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3700 2010-02-02 2010-03-08 2010-03-10 2010-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3700 2009-11-24 2009-12-10 2009-12-14 2010-01-04 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3300 2009-07-28 2009-09-04 2009-09-09 2009-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3300 2009-05-20 2009-06-05 2009-06-09 2009-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3300 2009-02-03 2009-03-06 2009-03-10 2009-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3300 2008-11-25 2008-12-10 2008-12-12 2009-01-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2850 2008-07-22 2008-09-05 2008-09-09 2008-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2850 2008-05-20 2008-06-05 2008-06-09 2008-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2850 2008-01-29 2008-03-06 2008-03-10 2008-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2850 2007-11-20 2007-12-10 2007-12-12 2008-01-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2450 2007-07-24 2007-09-05 2007-09-07 2007-09-28 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2450 2007-05-22 2007-06-06 2007-06-08 2007-06-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2450 2007-01-30 2007-03-07 2007-03-09 2007-03-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2450 2006-11-21 2006-12-08 2006-12-12 2007-01-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2150 2006-07-25 2006-09-06 2006-09-08 2006-09-29 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2150 2006-05-23 2006-06-07 2006-06-09 2006-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2150 2006-01-31 2006-03-08 2006-03-10 2006-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2150 2005-11-22 2005-12-09 2005-12-13 2006-01-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2005-07-26 2005-09-07 2005-09-09 2005-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2005-05-24 2005-06-07 2005-06-09 2005-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2005-02-01 2005-03-08 2005-03-10 2005-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1800 2004-11-23 2004-12-09 2004-12-13 2005-01-03 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2004-07-27 2004-09-07 2004-09-09 2004-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2004-05-25 2004-06-07 2004-06-09 2004-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2004-01-27 2004-03-08 2004-03-10 2004-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2003-11-24 2003-12-10 2003-12-12 2004-01-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2003-07-22 2003-09-05 2003-09-09 2003-09-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2003-05-20 2003-06-05 2003-06-09 2003-06-30 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2003-01-28 2003-03-06 2003-03-10 2003-03-31 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2002-11-26 2002-12-10 2002-12-12 2003-01-02 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.0975 2002-07-23 2002-09-05 2002-09-09 2002-09-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0975 2002-05-21 2002-06-05 2002-06-07 2002-06-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0975 2002-01-22 2002-03-06 2002-03-08 2002-03-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0975 2001-11-27 2001-12-10 2001-12-12 2002-01-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0950 2001-07-24 2001-09-05 2001-09-07 2001-09-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0950 2001-05-22 2001-06-06 2001-06-08 2001-06-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0950 2001-01-23 2001-03-07 2001-03-09 2001-03-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0950 2000-11-28 2000-12-08 2000-12-12 2001-01-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0925 2000-07-25 2000-09-06 2000-09-08 2000-09-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0925 2000-05-23 2000-06-07 2000-06-09 2000-06-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0925 2000-01-25 2000-03-08 2000-03-10 2000-03-31 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0925 1999-11-23 1999-12-10 1999-12-14 2000-01-07 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0850 1999-07-27 1999-09-07 1999-09-09 1999-09-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0850 1999-05-25 1999-06-07 1999-06-09 1999-06-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0850 1999-01-26 1999-03-08 1999-03-10 1999-03-31 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0850 1998-11-23 1998-12-10 1998-12-14 1999-01-04 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0725 1998-07-28 1998-09-04 1998-09-09 1998-09-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
2-for-1 1998-07-28 1998-08-21 1998-08-10 1998-08-20 NM Stock Split NM
$0.0725 1998-05-19 1998-06-03 1998-06-06 1998-06-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0725 1998-01-27 1998-03-04 1998-03-06 1998-03-31 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0725 1997-11-25 1997-12-12 1997-12-16 1998-01-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0650 1997-07-22 1997-09-04 1997-09-08 1997-09-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0650 1997-05-20 1997-06-04 1997-06-06 1997-06-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0650 1997-01-28 1997-03-05 1997-03-07 1997-03-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0650 1996-11-26 1996-12-12 1996-12-16 1997-01-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0288 1996-07-23 1996-09-05 1996-09-09 1996-09-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
2-for-1 1996-07-23 1996-08-16 1996-08-05 1996-08-15 NM Stock Split NM
$0.0575 1996-05-21 1996-06-05 1996-06-07 1996-06-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0575 1996-01-23 1996-03-06 1996-03-08 1996-03-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0575 1995-11-28 1995-12-14 1995-12-18 1996-01-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0513 1995-07-25 1995-09-06 1995-09-08 1995-09-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0513 1995-05-23 1995-06-06 1995-06-09 1995-06-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0513 1995-01-24 1995-03-06 1995-03-10 1995-03-31 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0513 1994-11-22 1994-12-13 1994-12-19 1995-01-03 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0463 1994-07-26 1994-09-02 1994-09-09 1994-09-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0463 1994-05-24 1994-06-03 1994-06-09 1994-06-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0463 1994-01-25 1994-03-04 1994-03-10 1994-03-31 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0463 1993-11-23 1993-12-07 1993-12-13 1994-01-03 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0413 1993-07-27 1993-09-02 1993-09-09 1993-09-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0206 1993-05-25 1993-06-03 1993-06-09 1993-06-30 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0206 1993-01-26 1993-03-04 1993-03-10 1993-03-31 Unknown Regular Quarter
2-for-1 1992-11-24 1993-03-01 1993-01-29 1993-02-26 NM Stock Split NM
$0.0413 1992-11-24 1992-12-08 1992-12-14 1993-01-04 Unknown Regular Quarter
Company Profile

BDX Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Sector: Healthcare

Becton Dickinson (BDX) is a leading global medical technology company that manufactures and sells medical devices, instrument systems and reagents. BDX is focused on improving drug therapy, enhancing the quality and speed of diagnosing infectious diseases, and advancing research and discovery of new drugs and vaccines. Founded in 1897 and headquartered in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey, the company serves healthcare institutions, life science researchers, clinical laboratories, industry and the general public. BDX is largely affected by the success of its research and development efforts, as well as patent protection for its products. BDX has been paying dividends since 1962, and has increased them since 1972. The company is known as a dividend aristocrat, as it has been increasing dividends consecutively annually for more than 25 years. BDX pays dividends quarterly.

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Becton Dickinson News

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