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Investing.com-Becton Dickinson (NYSE:) announced Thursday’s third-quarter results exceeding analysts’ expectations, and revenue also exceeded expectations.
Becton Dickinson announced earnings per share of US$2.74 and revenue of US$4.89B. Analysts surveyed by Investing.com expect earnings per share of $2.45 and revenue of $4.51B.
Becton Dickinson’s share price rose 1% from the beginning of the year, but it is still 10.61% lower than the 52-week high of $284.97 set on August 5, 2020. Their performance lags behind the S&P 500 index, which has risen by 17.22% since the beginning of the year.
Becton Dickinson focuses on the earnings of other major healthcare industries this month
Becton Dickinson’s report is that after Johnson & Johnson’s (J&J) earnings exceeded expectations on July 21, Johnson & Johnson (J&J) reported earnings per share of US$2.48 and revenue of US$23.31B, while forecasted earnings per share were US$22.49B per share. The share yield was $2.29.
UnitedHealth exceeded expectations on July 15 with earnings per share of US$4.7 and revenue of US$71.32B in the second quarter, while expected earnings per share were US$4.43 and revenue of US$69.51B.
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