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NYSE:ABTAbbott Laboratories Stock Price, Forecast & News

$89.48
-1.99 (-2.18 %)
(As of 05/26/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$89.17
Now: $89.48
$93.29
50-Day Range
$79.45
MA: $91.03
$98.00
52-Week Range
$61.61
Now: $89.48
$100.00
Volume6.24 million shs
Average Volume7.31 million shs
Market Capitalization$158.28 billion
P/E Ratio44.96
Dividend Yield1.57%
Beta0.98
Abbott Laboratories discovers, develops, manufactures, and sells health care products worldwide. The company's Established Pharmaceutical Products segment offers branded generic pharmaceuticals for the treatment of pancreatic exocrine insufficiency; irritable bowel syndrome or biliary spasm; intrahepatic cholestasis or depressive symptom; gynecological disorder; hormone replacement therapy; dyslipidemia; hypertension; hypothyroidism; Ménière's disease and vestibular vertigo; pain, fever, and inflammation; migraine; and anti-infective clarithromycin, as well as provides influenza vaccines and products that regulate physiological rhythm of the colon. Its Diagnostic Products segment offers core laboratory systems in the areas of immunoassay, clinical chemistry, hematology, and transfusion; molecular diagnostics systems that automates the extraction, purification, and preparation of DNA and RNA from patient samples, as well as detects and measures infectious agents; cartridges for blood analysis; rapid diagnostics systems for infectious diseases; molecular point-of-care care testing for HIV, influenza A and B, RSV, and strep A; cardiometabolic test systems; drug and alcohol test systems, as well as remote patient monitoring and consumer self-test systems; and informatics and automation solutions for use in laboratories. The company's Nutritional Products segment provides pediatric and adult nutritional products. Its Cardiovascular and Neuromodulation Products segment offers rhythm management, electrophysiology, heart failure, vascular, and structural heart devices for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, as well as neuromodulation devices for the management of chronic pain and movement disorders. The company also provides glucose and blood glucose monitoring systems, including test strips, sensors, data management decision software, and accessories for people with diabetes. The company was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in Abbott Park, Illinois.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 5.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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2.66 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Equipment
SectorMedical
CUSIP00282410
CIK1800
Phone224-667-6100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$31.90 billion
Cash Flow$4.88 per share
Book Value$17.70 per share

Profitability

Net Income$3.69 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees107,000
Outstanding Shares1,768,840,000
Market Cap$158.28 billion
Next Earnings Date7/15/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Abbott Laboratories' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Abbott Laboratories' stock was trading at $78.09 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, ABT shares have increased by 14.6% and is now trading at $89.48. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Abbott Laboratories?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Abbott Laboratories in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Abbott Laboratories.

When is Abbott Laboratories' next earnings date?

Abbott Laboratories is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 15th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Abbott Laboratories.

How were Abbott Laboratories' earnings last quarter?

Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 16th. The healthcare product maker reported $0.65 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.58 by $0.07. The healthcare product maker had revenue of $7.73 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $7.47 billion. Abbott Laboratories had a net margin of 11.15% and a return on equity of 18.61%. Abbott Laboratories's revenue was up 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.63 earnings per share. View Abbott Laboratories' earnings history.

How often does Abbott Laboratories pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Abbott Laboratories?

Abbott Laboratories announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, April 20th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, May 29th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.36%. View Abbott Laboratories' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for ABT?

20 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Abbott Laboratories' shares. Their forecasts range from $81.00 to $109.00. On average, they anticipate Abbott Laboratories' share price to reach $99.56 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.3% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Abbott Laboratories.

Has Abbott Laboratories been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about ABT stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Abbott Laboratories earned a media sentiment score of -1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the healthcare product maker a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutAbbott Laboratories.

Are investors shorting Abbott Laboratories?

Abbott Laboratories saw a drop in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 19,570,000 shares, a drop of 8.8% from the April 30th total of 21,450,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 10,400,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.9 days. Currently, 1.1% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Abbott Laboratories' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Abbott Laboratories' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Abbott Laboratories own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Abbott Laboratories investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AT&T (T), Walt Disney (DIS), NVIDIA (NVDA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Pfizer (PFE), Home Depot (HD), Intel (INTC) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

Who are Abbott Laboratories' key executives?

Abbott Laboratories' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Miles D. White M.B.A., Chairman & CEO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Robert B. Ford, Pres & COO (Age 45)
  • Mr. Brian B. Yoor, Exec. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Hubert L. Allen, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 53)
  • Mr. Stephen R. Fussell, Exec. VP of HR (Age 62)

What is Abbott Laboratories' stock symbol?

Abbott Laboratories trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ABT."

Who are Abbott Laboratories' major shareholders?

Abbott Laboratories' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.27%), Capital Research Global Investors (5.42%), State Street Corp (4.19%), Capital International Investors (3.15%), Wellington Management Group LLP (2.44%) and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.55%). Company insiders that own Abbott Laboratories stock include Andrea F Wainer, Andrew H Lane, Brian B Yoor, Brian J Blaser, Christopher J Scoggins, Daniel Gesua Sive Salvadori, Hubert L Allen, Jaime Contreras, Jared Watkin, John F Ginascol, John G Stratton, John M Capek, Joseph J Manning, Mary K Moreland, Michael D Dale, Michael J Pederson, Miles D White, Philip P Boudreau, Randel William Woodgrift, Roger Bird, Sally E Blount, Sharon J Bracken and Stephen R Fussell. View institutional ownership trends for Abbott Laboratories.

Which institutional investors are selling Abbott Laboratories stock?

ABT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Fred Alger Management LLC, Primecap Management Co. CA, Sustainable Growth Advisers LP, Alliancebernstein L.P., Janus Henderson Group PLC, and Jennison Associates LLC. Company insiders that have sold Abbott Laboratories company stock in the last year include Andrea F Wainer, Andrew H Lane, Brian B Yoor, Christopher J Scoggins, Daniel Gesua Sive Salvadori, Hubert L Allen, Jared Watkin, John F Ginascol, John M Capek, Joseph J Manning, Mary K Moreland, Michael D Dale, Michael J Pederson, Philip P Boudreau, Randel William Woodgrift, and Sally E Blount. View insider buying and selling activity for Abbott Laboratories.

Which institutional investors are buying Abbott Laboratories stock?

ABT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Investors, Polen Capital Management LLC, Veritas Asset Management LLP, Wellington Management Group LLP, BlackRock Inc., Fisher Asset Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, and Flossbach Von Storch AG. Company insiders that have bought Abbott Laboratories stock in the last two years include John G Stratton, and Randel William Woodgrift. View insider buying and selling activity for Abbott Laboratories.

How do I buy shares of Abbott Laboratories?

Shares of ABT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Abbott Laboratories' stock price today?

One share of ABT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $89.48.

How big of a company is Abbott Laboratories?

Abbott Laboratories has a market capitalization of $158.28 billion and generates $31.90 billion in revenue each year. The healthcare product maker earns $3.69 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.24 on an earnings per share basis. Abbott Laboratories employs 107,000 workers across the globe.

What is Abbott Laboratories' official website?

The official website for Abbott Laboratories is www.abbott.com.

How can I contact Abbott Laboratories?

Abbott Laboratories' mailing address is 100 ABBOTT PARK ROAD D-322 AP6D, ABBOTT PARK IL, 60064. The healthcare product maker can be reached via phone at 224-667-6100.

This page was last updated on 5/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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