Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

ABT (NYSE:Health Services) EQUITY
pos +0.41
Today's Range: 38.92 - 39.40 | ABT Avg Daily Volume: 8,811,400
Last Update: 05/27/16 - 4:02 PM EDT
Volume: 12,338,942
YTD Performance: -13.40%
Open: $39.04
Previous Close: $38.89
52 Week Range: $36.00 - $51.74
Oustanding Shares: 1,469,152,033
Market Cap: 56,826,800,636
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 9 9 10 10
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 2
Hold 4 5 5 5
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.67 1.75 1.71 1.71
Latest Dividend: 0.26
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.74%
Dividend Ex-Date: 04/13/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 26.94
Price Earnings Comparisons:
ABT Sector Avg. S&P 500
26.94 23.90 12.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-1.59% -19.98% 2.99%
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 (06/16) Qtr (09/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $0.53 $0.59 $2.20 $2.48
Number of Analysts 11 9 13 13
High Estimate $0.54 $0.60 $2.23 $2.54
Low Estimate $0.52 $0.58 $2.19 $2.40
Prior Year $0.52 $0.54 $2.15 $2.20
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 1.75% 9.88% 2.47% 12.40%
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The M&A activity is an incredible and a welcome sign.
Movement has become difficult after weeks of advances, which suggests a downturn may be near.
This stock is well into overbought territory.
The Russell 2000's failure to follow the S&P and Dow's lead is only one reason for concern.
Jan 29, 2016 | 7:21 AM EST
ABT was downgraded to Market Perform, William Blair said. Company continues to face earnings headwinds. 
Two significant, but subtle forces may threaten the group in the next 12 months.
The merged company can become multiple companies.
Dec 07, 2015 | 7:24 AM EST
ABT was upgraded from Hold to Buy, Jefferies said. $55 price target. Growth platforms are likely to remain strong in emerging markets.&...

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