Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

ABT (NYSE:Health Services) EQUITY
pos +0.20
Today's Range: 38.01 - 38.79 | ABT Avg Daily Volume: 8,307,700
Last Update: 12/08/16 - 4:00 PM EST
Volume: 7,044,365
YTD Performance: -14.32%
Open: $38.33
Previous Close: $38.48
52 Week Range: $36.00 - $46.22
Oustanding Shares: 1,472,309,523
Market Cap: 56,566,131,874
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for ABT
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 10 10 10 10
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 4 4 4 4
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.60 1.60 1.60 1.60
Latest Dividend: 0.26
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.71%
Dividend Ex-Date: 10/12/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 58.21
Price Earnings Comparisons:
ABT Sector Avg. S&P 500
58.21 42.20 0.00
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-8.16% -15.54% 2.53%
Revenue 0.80 -0.50 -0.20
Net Income 93.70 -0.60 -0.24
EPS 96.00 -0.20 -0.08
Earnings for ABT:
Revenue 20.41B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/16) Qtr (03/17) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $0.65 $0.47 $2.20 $2.44
Number of Analysts 9 5 12 12
High Estimate $0.66 $0.50 $2.22 $2.57
Low Estimate $0.64 $0.46 $2.19 $2.35
Prior Year $0.62 $0.41 $2.15 $2.20
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 4.48% 15.12% 2.52% 10.47%
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Look for ABT's declining trend to continue a while longer.

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