Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

ABT (NYSE:Drugs)
pos +0.09
Today's Range: 43.99 - 44.43 | ABT Avg Daily Volume: 4,930,400
Last Update: 11/26/14 - 4:00 PM EST
Volume: 2,876,740
YTD Performance: 15.44%
Open: $44.16
Previous Close: $44.16
52 Week Range: $35.65 - $44.77
Oustanding Shares: 1,505,790,586
Market Cap: 66,495,712,278
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 8 7 7 7
Moderate Buy 4 4 4 3
Hold 5 5 5 5
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.79 1.84 1.84 1.83
Latest Dividend: 0.22
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.99%
Dividend Ex-Date: 10/10/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 35.05
Price Earnings Comparisons:
ABT Sector Avg. S&P 500
35.05 34.80 25.98
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
3.39% 16.23% 70.03%
Revenue -45.20 -0.38 -0.15
Net Income -56.80 -0.48 -0.20
EPS -56.80 -0.45 -0.18
Earnings for ABT:
Revenue 21.85B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/14) Qtr (03/15) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.69 $0.45 $2.26 $2.34
Number of Analysts 9 6 11 12
High Estimate $0.69 $0.49 $2.28 $2.49
Low Estimate $0.68 $0.41 $2.26 $2.16
Prior Year $0.58 $0.41 $2.01 $2.26
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 18.39% 9.35% 12.66% 3.11%
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ABT was upgraded to Buy, Deutsche Bank said. $54 price target. Management has the company poised to deliver sustained growth. 
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Jul 21, 2014 | 7:59 AM EDT
ABT 2015E-2018E EPS estimates lowered 7-10%, Jefferies said. Buy rating. Estimates reflect the divestiture of the developed market EPD ...

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May 19, 2014 | 8:18 AM EDT
ABT was upgraded from Neutral to Outperform, Credit Suisse said. $46 price target. Company is more attractive, following the CFR acquis...
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Mar 19, 2014 | 7:29 AM EDT
ABT lowered its number, Jefferies said. Pricing pressure in EPD, MD pricing/volume pressurse and FX exposure. $45 price target. Buy rat...

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