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Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT)
The following stock analysis is based on 7.8 years of data (i.e. since Oct 19, 2012). All the stock history has been downloaded.
Abbott Laboratories trades on the NYSE exchange in USD dollars.
It is in the sector.
It is currently trading at $102.14 ($99.93 the previous day).It pays a 1.4% dividend.
The next reporting date is in 69 days (2020 10 14).
CNN estimates profits for the upcoming quarter will be $0.88 per share ($8.4B). The current Canada / US exchange rate is 1.32637.
Over the past 12 months, $0 worth of shares have been purchased and $85746756 worth of shares have been sold by insiders.
The year over year average increase is 14.9% per year assuming steady exponential growth. The actual 5 year average is 14.42. Details on the individual increase in one year intervals is provided below.
|Past Performance||Average Price||Percent Change|
|1 year||85.646794594595||15||+ Above Average|
|2 year||74.466746987952||27.7||+ Above Average|
|3 year||58.328193277311||34||+ Above Average|
|4 year||43.523020408163||3.4||- Below Average|
|5 year||42.093498098859||-8||- Below Average|
The worst drop it has had in recent years is -30.8%. It has a shape to the stock curve, which means
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Edited Transcript of ABT.N earnings conference call or presentation 16-Apr-20 1:00pm GMTFri, 24 Jul 2020 11:23:05 Q1 2020 Abbott Laboratories Earnings Call... Read Full Article
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