Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

ABT (NYSE:Health Services) EQUITY
$49.41
neg -0.11
-0.22%
Today's Range: 49.16 - 49.82 | ABT Avg Daily Volume: 4,657,700
Last Update: 07/02/15 - 4:02 PM EDT
Volume: 2,740,289
YTD Performance: 9.75%
Open: $49.80
Previous Close: $49.52
52 Week Range: $39.28 - $50.47
Oustanding Shares: 1,488,757,318
Market Cap: 73,723,262,387
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for ABT
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 9 9 9 9
Moderate Buy 3 3 3 4
Hold 5 5 5 5
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.74 1.74 1.74 1.75
Latest Dividend: 0.24
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.94%
Dividend Ex-Date: 07/13/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 37.23
Price Earnings Comparisons:
ABT Sector Avg. S&P 500
37.23 17.90 26.13
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
7.11% 18.23% 52.90%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue -7.30 -0.48 -0.19
Net Income -11.30 -0.64 -0.28
EPS -8.00 -0.50 -0.21
Earnings for ABT:
EBITDA 4.15B
Revenue 20.25B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (06/15) Qtr (09/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $0.50 $0.55 $2.16 $2.41
Number of Analysts 12 11 16 16
High Estimate $0.51 $0.57 $2.20 $2.47
Low Estimate $0.50 $0.51 $2.14 $2.35
Prior Year $0.54 $0.62 $2.28 $2.16
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -6.94% -11.00% -5.26% 11.78%
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As health-care stocks rally, it's time for politicians to move on.
The ABBV chart looks constructive, with solid volume and bullish indicators.
You could throw darts at financials and health care and win. 
Update
Apr 24, 2015 | 6:48 AM EDT
ABT - Abbott Laboratories Annual Shareholders Meeting - 10AM
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Bullish
Jan 30, 2015 | 7:09 AM EST
ABT was upgraded from Neutral to Buy, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. $52 price target. Company can deliver strong revenue growth a...
Bearish
Jan 13, 2015 | 7:18 AM EST
ABT was downgraded from Buy to Hold, Jefferies said. $50 price target. Valuation call, as the company lacks near-term visibility.  ...
It's worth looking at the dividend payers this time of year.

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