At the end of the latest market close, Abbott Laboratories (ABT) was valued at $104.09. In that particular session, Stock kicked-off at the price of $103.25 while reaching the peak value of $104.11 and lowest value recorded on the day was $102.25. The stock current value is $102.30.Recently in News on September 17, 2022, Late-Breaking Data Show Breadth of Abbott’s Minimally Invasive Structural Heart Technologies. Five late-breaking presentations at TCT 2022 highlight the impact of Abbott’s structural heart devices to repair or replace heart valves and close openings in the heart. You can read further details here
Abbott Laboratories had a pretty Dodgy run when it comes to the market performance. The 1-year high price for the company’s stock is recorded $139.83 on 01/03/22, with the lowest value was $101.21 for the same time period, recorded on 08/29/22.
Abbott Laboratories (ABT) full year performance was -17.90%
Price records that include history of low and high prices in the period of 52 weeks can tell a lot about the stock’s existing status and the future performance. Presently, Abbott Laboratories shares are logging -28.26% during the 52-week period from high price, and 1.08% higher than the lowest price point for the same timeframe. The stock’s price range for the 52-week period managed to maintain the performance between $101.21 and $142.60.
The company’s shares, operating in the sector of Healthcare managed to top a trading volume set approximately around 1586761 for the day, which was evidently lower, when compared to the average daily volumes of the shares.
When it comes to the year-to-date metrics, the Abbott Laboratories (ABT) recorded performance in the market was -26.04%, having the revenues showcasing 1.52% on a quarterly basis in comparison with the same period year before. At the time of this writing, the total market value of the company is set at 184.14B, as it employees total of 113000 workers.
Analysts verdict on Abbott Laboratories (ABT)
During the last month, 13 analysts gave the Abbott Laboratories a BUY rating, 4 of the polled analysts branded the stock as an OVERWEIGHT, 3 analysts were recommending to HOLD this stock, 0 of them gave the stock UNDERWEIGHT rating, and 2 of the polled analysts provided SELL rating.
According to the data provided on Barchart.com, the moving average of the company in the 100-day period was set at 109.13, with a change in the price was noted -14.39. In a similar fashion, Abbott Laboratories posted a movement of -12.33% for the period of last 100 days, recording 4,973,359 in trading volumes.
Total Debt to Equity Ratio (D/E) can also provide valuable insight into the company’s financial health and market status. The debt to equity ratio can be calculated by dividing the present total liabilities of a company by shareholders’ equity. Debt to Equity thus makes a valuable metrics that describes the debt, company is using in order to support assets, correlating with the value of shareholders’ equity The total Debt to Equity ratio for ABT is recording 0.46 at the time of this writing. In addition, long term Debt to Equity ratio is set at 0.46.
Abbott Laboratories (ABT): Technical Analysis
Raw Stochastic average of Abbott Laboratories in the period of last 50 days is set at 9.89%. The result represents downgrade in oppose to Raw Stochastic average for the period of the last 20 days, recording 13.25%. In the last 20 days, the company’s Stochastic %K was 25.47% and its Stochastic %D was recorded 32.19%.
Let’s take a glance in the erstwhile performances of Abbott Laboratories, multiple moving trends are noted. Year-to-date Price performance of the company’s stock appears to be encouraging, given the fact the metric is recording -26.04%. Additionally, trading for the stock in the period of the last six months notably deteriorated by -14.99%, alongside a downfall of -17.90% for the period of the last 12 months. The shares increased approximately by -4.76% in the 7-day charts and went up by -5.34% in the period of the last 30 days. Common stock shares were driven by 1.52% during last recorded quarter.