Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

82.22
NYSE : Health Technology
Prev Close 82.29
Day Low/High 82.02 / 82.86
52 Wk Low/High 60.32 / 82.33
Avg Volume 5.28M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.76B
Market Cap 145.17B
EPS 1.30
P/E Ratio 55.98
Div & Yield 1.28 (1.46%)

Abbott downgraded at Goldman

The Book of Boockvar

Peter Boockvar looks at China, the European Central Bank and the Bank of Japan this morning: "According to the Chinese, their economy grew 6.9% y/o/y in the third quarter vs. 7% in the second quarter and vs. a 6.8% estimate. While we'll take that wi...

Abbott upgraded at Barclays

Drug Stocks' Earnings Power Won't Go Away

Before you sell them, ask yourself at what multiple you sell.

AbbVie Has More Downside to Go

AbbVie Has More Downside to Go

The stock has shown awful relative strength.

Jim Cramer Says Retail Investors Should Wait to Buy Stocks

Jim Cramer Says Retail Investors Should Wait to Buy Stocks

Stocks climbed early Thursday, but Jim Cramer, portfolio manager of Action Alerts PLUS, remains cautious still.

Market Wrap: IBM and United Tech a Real Drag

IBM and UTX accounted for two-thirds of the Dow's 1% drop, and Apple and Microsoft fall after-hours..

The Stock Market Is Treacherous, Perilous, and Ultra-Rewarding

This market is almost entirely special situation.

3 Dividend Hikes This Week You Should Know About

Duke Energy's recent increase puts its payout at the high end of the industry range.

Obamacare Ruling Means the Debate Is Over

As health-care stocks rally, it's time for politicians to move on.

AbbVie Is Knocking on the Door Again

AbbVie Is Knocking on the Door Again

The ABBV chart looks constructive, with solid volume and bullish indicators.

Charter Communications Hopes to Succeed Where Comcast Didn't

Charter Communications Hopes to Succeed Where Comcast Didn't

Durable Goods orders fell a half percent in April matching estimates.

The Second-Strongest Stock Market Sector Doesn't Jibe With the Strongest

You could throw darts at financials and health care and win. 

ABT Investor Mtg.

Day Ahead: Earnings, Housing Data Dominate

And have we mentioned Greece?

Earnings Growth Boosts AbbVie

Earnings Growth Boosts AbbVie

Drug franchises are still going strong.

Cramer: Spinoffs Are in Vogue

The logic of owning the pure play is attractive.

Abbott upgraded at BofA/Merrill

Abbott downgraded at Jefferies

Dividend Hikes Provide a Holiday Treat

Dividend Hikes Provide a Holiday Treat

It's worth looking at the dividend payers this time of year.

Merger Mania Benefits Mylan

Merger Mania Benefits Mylan

Whether it's acquiring or the acquired, Mylan is building shareholder value.

Abbott upgraded at Deutsche

What to Watch on Wall Street for Wednesday, October 22nd 2014

What to Watch on Wall Street for Wednesday, October 22nd 2014

On Wednesday, October 22nd we continue a busy earnings week, with the country's second largest wireless carrier, AT&T Inc.

Potential Healthcare Takeover Targets

Potential Healthcare Takeover Targets

There may be a wave of consolidation.

How to Trade Fed Day

I really like a couple of names despite the uncertainty.

Fitz Bits: Just Stick With What's Working

Fitz Bits: Just Stick With What's Working

And don't try to catch every move.

Abbott estimates lowered at Jefferies

This Morning's Market Setup

Where it began. The rundown: U.S. futures are higher this morning (S&P up 6 handles, Nasdaq up 18 handles). European stocks are climbing, too (by about 0.8%). Nikkei is up 0.88%. Within the Nikkei, all major sub-groups finished in the green. Telecom...

Abbott upgraded at Credit Suisse

Deutsche Healthcare Conf.