logo
Plus   Neg
Share
Email

Becton, Dickinson And Co. Withdraws FY20 Outlook Amid COVID-19 - Quick Facts

While reporting financial results for the second quarter on Thursday, medical technology company Becton, Dickinson and Co. or BD (BDX) said it is withdrawing its previously issued revenue and earnings per share guidance for the full-year 2020, due to ongoing uncertainty regarding the scope and duration of the COVID-19 global pandemic, as well as the timing and pace of recovery.

However, the company said it is confident that its diversified portfolio and the proactive actions taken will help it navigate these current challenges while positioning BD well as we continue to advance its long-term growth strategy.

For comments and feedback contact: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Editors Pick
Las Vegas, Nevada-based Mr. Wok Foods has recalled about 200,000 pounds of meat and poultry products for misbranding and undeclared allergens, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service or FSIS said. The recalled products may contain known allergens such as milk, wheat, soy, peanuts, or oysters. They may also contain MSG, sesame products, or sulfites. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first oral drug to treat patients two months of age and older with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) that can be taken at home. Roche subsidiary Genentech's Evrysdi (risdiplam) is also the second FDA-approved drug to treat this rare and often fatal genetic disease affecting muscle strength and movement. Supermarket chain Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is recalling select Valencia oranges, lemons, and various other products containing fresh lemon citing potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced. The recall was initiated after Wegmans' lemons and oranges supplier Freshouse Produce LLC, issued a recall of its supplies.
Follow RTT