84.86 -0.14 (-0.16%)
Pre-Market: 7:32AM EDT
|Bid||84.63 x 1800|
|Ask||85.29 x 800|
|Day's Range||84.40 - 85.36|
|52 Week Range||60.32 - 85.36|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.85|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||57.67|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.28 (1.51%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Barclays expects the Fed to cut the rate by 50 basis points in July—three months earlier than previously expected. Barclays expects an additional rate cut by 25 basis points in September.
Abbott (ABT) might move higher on growing optimism about its earnings prospects, which is reflected by its upgrade to a Zacks Rank 2 (Buy).
The patterns forming on the long-term charts suggest that the global health care sector could be poised for a prolonged move higher.
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Abbott Laboratories NYSE:ABTView full report here! Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * ETFs holding this stock have seen outflows over the last one-month * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output for the sector is expanding but at a slower rate Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort interest is extremely low for ABT with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting ABT. Money flowETF/Index ownership | NegativeETF activity is negative. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding ABT totaled $4.38 billion. Additionally, the rate of outflows appears to be accelerating. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | NegativeAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Healthcare sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however, and is easing. Credit worthinessCredit default swap | NegativeThe current level displays a negative indicator. ABT credit default swap spreads are at their highest levels for the past 3 years, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness.Please send all inquiries related to the report to firstname.lastname@example.org.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.
Insulin-dependent patients with type 2 diabetes saw a significant drop in their blood sugar levels after wearing Abbott Laboratories Inc's continuous glucose monitoring system for three months compared with when they were not using the device, researchers said on Saturday. The study, which was presented at the American Diabetes Association meeting in San Francisco, assessed the medical records of 363 type 2 diabetics in France, Germany and Austria between three and six months. Dr. Helene Hanaire of the University Hospital Center of Toulouse, France, one of the study authors, said having ready access to their blood glucose readings helped diabetics become more engaged with controlling their glucose levels.
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Prepare for more churn around these levels, said Mark Tepper , president of Strategic Wealth Partners. "We're really trying to target good companies that are big players in investible themes, and health care as a sector has struggled this year but it's been resilient over the past month. As the S&P 500 has tumbled 4% this month, the XLV health care sector ETF has held slightly positive.
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