Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

ABT (NYSE:Health Services) EQUITY
neg -0.27
Today's Range: 40.81 - 41.39 | ABT Avg Daily Volume: 7,174,400
Last Update: 10/13/15 - 1:07 PM EDT
Volume: 2,710,975
YTD Performance: -7.66%
Open: $40.97
Previous Close: $41.33
52 Week Range: $39.00 - $51.74
Oustanding Shares: 1,490,441,465
Market Cap: 62,434,592,969
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 8 8 9
Moderate Buy 3 3 3 3
Hold 5 6 6 5
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.74 1.85 1.85 1.74
Latest Dividend: 0.24
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.29%
Dividend Ex-Date: 10/13/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 26.51
Price Earnings Comparisons:
ABT Sector Avg. S&P 500
26.51 14.10 25.41
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-16.74% 0.07% 20.01%
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:
Revenue 20.25B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/15) Qtr (12/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $0.53 $0.63 $2.16 $2.42
Number of Analysts 13 10 15 15
High Estimate $0.55 $0.65 $2.18 $2.52
Low Estimate $0.52 $0.62 $2.15 $2.35
Prior Year $0.62 $0.71 $2.28 $2.16
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -14.14% -11.13% -5.18% 12.03%
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Oct 07, 2015 | 7:09 AM EDT
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