Baxter International Inc. (BAX): Price and Financial Metrics

Baxter International Inc. (BAX): $74.57

-1.46 (-1.92%)

POWR Rating

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  • Growth is the dimension where BAX ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 91.73% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for BAX is in Stability, which has been heading down over the past 52 weeks.
  • BAX ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 23rd percentile.

BAX Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $38,197,902,614, Baxter International Inc has a greater market value than 92.81% of US stocks.
  • BAX's went public 35.93 years ago, making it older than 92.74% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • The volatility of Baxter International Inc's share price is greater than that of merely 5.49% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Baxter International Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be A, CBRE, EFX, FTV, and ROK.
  • BAX's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Baxter International Inc's official web site, go to

BAX Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Healthcare stock, BAX's price/earnings ratio is 6.85% lower, now standing at 34.
  • BAX's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 2.6 over the prior 243 months.
  • BAX's price/sales ratio has moved down 1.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for BAX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
BAX 2021-08-31 3.1 4.5 34.0 27.7
BAX 2021-08-30 3.1 4.5 33.9 27.6
BAX 2021-08-27 3.0 4.4 33.0 26.9
BAX 2021-08-26 3.0 4.3 32.9 26.9
BAX 2021-08-25 3.0 4.3 32.9 26.9
BAX 2021-08-24 3.1 4.4 33.3 27.1

BAX Growth Metrics

  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 4.6%.
  • The year over year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -22.58%.
  • The 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -13.7%.
Over the past 70 months, BAX's revenue has gone up $2,483,000,000.

The table below shows BAX's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-09-30 12,451 2,241 1,214
2021-06-30 12,197 2,076 1,120
2021-03-31 11,817 1,973 1,068
2020-12-31 11,673 1,868 1,102
2020-09-30 11,531 1,985 911
2020-06-30 11,410 2,139 924

BAX's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • BAX has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 64.68% of graded US stocks.
  • BAX's asset turnover comes in at 0.631 -- ranking 63rd of 186 Medical Equipment stocks.
  • PEN, MDT, and IART are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with BAX.

The table below shows BAX's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.631 0.393 0.106
2021-06-30 0.616 0.391 0.102
2021-03-31 0.598 0.387 0.096
2020-12-31 0.594 0.393 0.098
2020-09-30 0.600 0.407 0.069
2020-06-30 0.617 0.414 0.072

BAX Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of BAX, see our BAX price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $94.21 Average Broker Recommendation 1.56 (Moderate Buy)

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BAX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $74.57 52-week high $88.32
Prev. close $76.03 52-week low $73.12
Day low $74.32 Volume 3,440,600
Day high $76.16 Avg. volume 2,814,322
50-day MA $79.67 Dividend yield 1.47%
200-day MA $80.73 Market Cap 37.34B

Baxter International Inc. (BAX) Company Bio

Baxter International provides a broad portfolio of essential renal and hospital products, including home, acute and in-center dialysis, sterile IV solutions, infusion systems and devices, parenteral nutrition, biosurgery products and anesthetics, and pharmacy automation, software and services. The company was founded in 1931 and is based in Deerfield, Illinois.

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There's A Lot To Like About Baxter International's (NYSE:BAX) Upcoming US$0.28 Dividend

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Yahoo | November 27, 2021

Ambulatory Infusion Pumps Market Witnesses CAGR +5% Enormous Opportunities with Medtronic plc, Baxter International Inc., B. Braun, Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA, Hospira Inc

The Ambulatory Infusion Pumps Telematics is a medical device used to deliver fluids into a patient''s body in a controlled manner. Some infusion pumps are designed mainly for stationary use at a patient''s bedside. When considering the use, there are

OpenPR | November 26, 2021

Hemostats Market Research Study, Future Prospects and Growth Drivers to 2027 | Top Key Vendors - Ethicon, Pfizer, Baxter International Inc.

The global Hemostats market was valued at 217.08 Million USD in 2020 and will grow with a CAGR of 5.93% from 2021 to 2027. The Hemostats market is fragmented into thrombin-based hemostats, oxidized recovered cellulose-based hemostats, blend hemostats, gelatin-based hemostats,

OpenPR | November 26, 2021

Meningococcal Vaccines Market to Show Incredible Growth by 2027 Covid-19 Analysis | Sanofi, Pfizer, Baxter International,

The global meningococcal vaccine market is expected to grow significantly during the forecast period, thanks to increased adoption in national immunisation programmes in a number of countries around the world. Furthermore, a rise in meningococcal outbreaks in several countries has

OpenPR | November 26, 2021

Huber Needles Market will generate new growth opportunities 2021-2028 | Baxter International Inc., B. Braun Medical Inc., Smiths Medical, NIPRO Medical Corporation

Straight Huber needles and curved Huber needles are the two varieties of Huber needles available. Straight Huber needles are used for brief access and have a 90 degree angle. Curved Huber needles are used for long lasting access and have

OpenPR | November 25, 2021

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BAX Price Returns

1-mo -6.58%
3-mo -8.01%
6-mo -9.01%
1-year 0.09%
3-year 12.33%
5-year 78.62%
YTD -6.12%
2020 -2.95%
2019 28.40%
2018 2.89%
2017 47.30%
2016 17.58%

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