Becton Dickinson & Co. (BDX) experienced unusually high volume on Dec. 21, as the stock lost 1.79% to a closing price of $153.12. The stock saw 1.78 million shares trade hands over the course of the day on 13,837 trades. Given that the stock’s average daily volume over the last month has been 1.01 million shares a day, this represents a pretty substantial spike over the norm.
Becton Dickinson & Co. has a P/B ratio of 4.5. It also has a P/E ratio of 45. The stock has traded between $157.50 and $128.87 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $147.25, and its 200-day SMA $142.43.
Becton Dickinson & Co is a medical technology company, engaged in the manufacture and sale of medical devices, instrument systems and reagents used by healthcare institutions, life science researchers, general public and clinical laboratories.
Headquartered in Franklin Lakes, NJ, Becton Dickinson & Co. has 49,517 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Vincent A. Forlenza.
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