Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

84.22
0.12 0.14
NYSE : Health Technology
Prev Close 84.34
Open 83.96
Day Low/High 83.27 / 84.42
52 Wk Low/High 65.44 / 88.76
Volume 4.00M
Avg Volume 4.52M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1.77B
Market Cap 148.04B
EPS 1.30
P/E Ratio 45.52
Div & Yield 1.28 (1.53%)
Scooped Up Some Pre-Earnings Action

Scooped Up Some Pre-Earnings Action

I've finally picked up some Abbott Labs stock, which has been slowly breaking out of a base.

Top Dividend Stocks For 2012: Intel, Abbott Labs

Top Dividend Stocks For 2012: Intel, Abbott Labs

Oliver Pursche, portfolio manager for the GMG Defensive Beta fund, names his favorite high dividend paying stocks including McDonald's, Intel and Abbott Labs.

Diary of a Dividend Diva: LTD, FTR

Diary of a Dividend Diva: LTD, FTR

Lessons learned in 2011, and what to look for in 2012.

Abbott's Chart Looks Buyable

Abbott's Chart Looks Buyable

The stock offers nice price action as well as a healthy yield.

Mead Johnson Has a Winning Formula

Mead Johnson Has a Winning Formula

The pediatric nutrition company leads the industry, and demand remains firm despite economic slowdowns.

We Get a Break From Europe's Woes

You can use this opportunity to join the move toward stocks that have little European exposure.

Fitz Bits: Strong Showing in Health

Fitz Bits: Strong Showing in Health

The healthcare sector did well as a whole Monday, so let's go over some individual names.

Analyst Actions -- 10/20/2011

Here are today's top research calls.

The Day Ahead: Europe, Earnings Front and Center

There's more drama in Europe and a slew of high-profile earnings reports in the U.S. this morning.  

Analyst Actions -- 9/27/2011

Here are today's top research calls.

Analyst Actions -- 9/20/2011

Here are today's top research calls.

The Day Ahead: Global Economic News in Spotlight

German economic data, Japan downgrade, news from Libya send stock futures lower.

In Praise of Defensive Stocks

In Praise of Defensive Stocks

My survey may not be scientific, but the results speak for themselves.