Becton, Dickinson & Co. (BDX)
Analysis of Inventory
High level of difficulty
Accounting Policy on Inventory
Inventories are stated at the lower of first-in, first-out cost or market.
Source: 10-K (filing date: 2018-11-21).
Becton, Dickinson & Co., balance sheet: inventory
US$ in millions
|Sep 30, 2018||Sep 30, 2017||Sep 30, 2016||Sep 30, 2015||Sep 30, 2014||Sep 30, 2013|
|Work in process|
Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2018-11-21), 10-K (filing date: 2017-11-22), 10-K (filing date: 2016-11-23), 10-K (filing date: 2015-11-25), 10-K (filing date: 2014-11-26), 10-K (filing date: 2013-11-27).
|Inventories||Amount after valuation and LIFO reserves of inventory expected to be sold, or consumed within one year or operating cycle, if longer.||Becton, Dickinson & Co.’s inventories increased from 2016 to 2017 and from 2017 to 2018.|