Becton Dickinson
MOST ADMIRED
Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Medical and Other Precision Equipment: 4
(Previous rank: 1)
Overall score: 6.85

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Becton Dickinson stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 6
People management 4
Use of corporate assets 2
Social responsibility 1
Quality of management 4
Financial soundness 3
Long-term investment 3
Quality of products/services 3
Global competitiveness 2
Most Admired
1 3M 7.29
2 St. Jude Medical 6.97
3 Stryker 6.92
4 Becton Dickinson 6.85
5 Thermo Fisher Scientific 6.60
6 Baxter International 6.58
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
7 Medtronic 6.45
8 Agilent Technologies 5.90
9 Zimmer Holdings 5.74
10 Danaher 5.71
11 Eastman Kodak 5.32
12 Boston Scientific 4.40
From the March 21, 2011 issue
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Headquarters
1 Becton Dr.
Franklin Lakes, NJ 7417
www.bd.com
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