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Who are the Institutional Holders in Becton Dickinson & Co. (BDX)?

Becton Dickinson & Co. (NYSE: BDX) is -0.10% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $229.85 and a high of $287.32 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will make a comeback and enjoy potential growth. Why not look at analysts view on what the future holds for the stock. The BDX stock was last observed hovering at around $241.02 in the last trading session, with the day’s gains setting it 2.57%.

Currently trading at $243.59, the stock is 1.44% and 1.66% above its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 1.22 million and changing 1.07% at the moment leaves the stock -3.48% off its SMA200. BDX registered -1.60% loss for a year compared to 6-month loss of -5.50%. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average (SMA 50) of $4.34 and a 200-day simple moving average (SMA200) of $19.74.

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The stock witnessed a 3.37% gain in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a -0.75%, and is 0.71% up over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 1.64% over the week and 1.67% over the month.

Becton Dickinson & Co. (BDX) has around 73000 employees, a market worth around $70.37B and $19.49B in sales. Current P/E ratio is 57.61 and Fwd P/E is 16.97. Profit margin for the company is 6.25%. Distance from 52-week low is 5.98% and -15.22% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (3.09%).

Becton Dickinson & Co. quarterly earnings per share for the current quarter are estimated at $2.96 with sales reaching $5.04B over the same period.The EPS is expected to grow by 6.08% this year, but quarterly earnings will post 4.70% year-over-year.

2,076 institutions hold shares in Becton Dickinson & Co. (BDX), with institutional investors hold 89.68% of the company’s shares. The shares outstanding are 290.39M, and float is at 288.49M with Short Float at 0.97%. Institutions hold 89.39% of the Float.

The top institutional shareholder in the company is Vanguard Group Inc with over 25.41 million shares valued at $6.71 billion. The investor’s holdings represent 8.76% of the BDX Shares outstanding. As of Jun 29, 2023, the second largest holder is Blackrock Inc. with 22.68 million shares valued at $5.99 billion to account for 7.82% of the shares outstanding. The other top investors are Price (T.Rowe) Associates Inc which holds 14.24 million shares representing 4.91% and valued at over $3.76 billion, while State Street Corporation holds 4.40% of the shares totaling 12.76 million with a market value of $3.37 billion.

Becton Dickinson & Co. (BDX) Insider Activity

The most recent transaction is an insider sale by Spoerel Thomas J, the company’s SVP,Controller&Chief Acct Off. SEC filings show that Spoerel Thomas J sold 282 shares of the company’s common stock on Mar 14 ’24 at a price of $238.29 per share for a total of $67198.0. Following the sale, the insider now owns 2276.0 shares.

Becton Dickinson & Co. disclosed in a document filed with the SEC on Dec 11 ’23 that Garrison Michael David (EVP & President Medical) sold a total of 1,239 shares of the company’s common stock. The trade occurred on Dec 11 ’23 and was made at $232.46 per share for $0.29 million. Following the transaction, the insider now directly holds 7274.0 shares of the BDX stock.

Still, SEC filings show that on Nov 28 ’23, Byrd Richard (EVP & President Interventional) disposed off 2,156 shares at an average price of $238.47 for $0.51 million. The insider now directly holds 4,120 shares of Becton Dickinson & Co. (BDX).

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