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ABT Stock Price Today $56.32
Year To Date
The Year To Date (YTD) return is +44.23%.
52 Week Low
The 52 Week Low stock price is 37.38 set on Thu, Dec 1, 2016 which is 326 days ago.
The current price per share is 50.67% above the 52 week low.
52 Week High
The 52 Week High stock price is $56.60 set on Wed, Oct 18, 2017 which is 5 days ago.
The current price per share is -0.49% below the 52 week high.
All Time High
The All Time High stock price is $56.60 set on Wed, Oct 18, 2017 which is 5 days ago.
The current price per share is -0.49% below the all time high.
Abbott Labs Stock Charts
5 Year Stock Chart
The Abbott Labs 5 year stock chart shows the historical prices over the previous 60 months.
1 Year Stock Chart
The Abbott Labs 1 year stock chart shows the historical prices over the previous 12 months.
50 Day Moving Average
The 50 Day Moving Average is at $49.31 which is 14.22% below the stock price of $56.32.
200 Day Moving Average
The 200 Day Moving Average is at 44.57 which is 26.36% below the stock price of $56.32.
Because both the 50 DMA and 200 DMA are below the current stock price, this can be considered a bullish technical indicator.
Since the stock price is very far from both moving averages, a price retracement towards the moving averages should not be unexpected.
ABT Company Profile
Abbott Laboratories is a Health Care stock that trades on the NYSE and has a market capitalization of $97.85 Billion.
Abbott Laboratories is engaged in the discovery, development, manufacture and sale of a range of healthcare products. The Company operates through four segments: Established Pharmaceutical Products, Diagnostic Products, Nutritional Products and Vascular Products. Its Established Pharmaceutical Products include a range of branded generic pharmaceuticals manufactured around the world and marketed and sold outside the United States. Its Diagnostic Products include a range of diagnostic systems and tests. Its Nutritional Products include a range of pediatric and adult nutritional products. Its Company's Vascular Products include a range of coronary, endovascular, vessel closure and structural heart devices for the treatment of vascular disease. The Company, through St. Jude Medical, Inc., also offers products, such as rhythm management products, electrophysiology products, heart failure related products, vascular products, structural heart products and neuromodulation products.
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Earnings Per Share
The EPS is $0.71.
Price To Earnings Ratio
The P/E Ratio is 78.88%.
The Earnings Release Date was Thu, Jul 20, 2017.
Since this earnings release 95 days ago, the stock price is up by +13.94%.
Many investors know the importance of a companies earnings report. Also, the market reaction to the earnings release can be even more important and can help in making a prediction of a future price forecast of the shares.
A significant post earnings announcement percentage move can continue or reverse an existing trend for several days or weeks after the earnings date.
The most recent Earnings Release Date was on Wed, Oct 18, 2017, which was 5 days ago.
Abbott Labs Dividend
The Annual Dividend Yield is 1.95%.
Abbott Laboratories is one of the few S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats stocks.
The Dividend Aristocrats are S&P 500 constituents that have increased their dividend payouts for 25 consecutive years. The companies that make up the Dividend Aristocrats span ten different business sectors with both growth and value holdings. Wikipedia
Since the Ex-Date on Thu, Oct 12, 2017, 11 days ago, the stock price is up by 2.94%. (The next ex-dividend date will be around Wed, Jan 10, 2018.)
Dividend Pay Date
The Pay Date is Wed, Nov 15, 2017 which is in 23 days.
Investors should understand the dividend history of a company. Dividend history will show the dividend payments disbursed to investors over the years.