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Today’s Large Cap Details for AbbVie Inc. (NYSE: ABBV) of Drug Manufacturers – Major

AbbVie Inc. (NYSE: ABBV), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 116.8 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for AbbVie Inc. is 72.53 (with a change from open of -0.12%), this in conjunction with a target price of 74.22. Volume today has so far reached 80712, with an average volume of about 5581.25. The GAP for this stock, is -0.01%.

The P/E ratio is 18.7, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 11.13. The current EPS for AbbVie Inc., is 3.88, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 16.20%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 15.99%.

Looking further into the growth statistics for AbbVie Inc., EPS is looking like it will grow 18.09% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 14.45%. Quarter over quarter is 28.10% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 9.70%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been 10.90%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 8.00%.

Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at 0.10% and institutional ownership is 70.30%. Shares outstanding is 1608.18, while shares float is at a value of 1590.36. Float short for AbbVie Inc. is 1.83% and the short ratio is 5.22.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 7.31, while the total debt/equity comes to 7.39. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 1.8, and the quick ratio is 1.6. The most recent gross margin is 76.70% and their operating margin is 36.30%. The profit margin is 24.10%.

AbbVie Inc. has seen returns on assets of 9.50%, and on investment, 18.00%. Return on equity is 116.10%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 1.29. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 4.46, with Price/book ratio coming to 23.2 and Price/cash is 18.69, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is 42.6.

The simple moving averages are 0.65% and 13.24% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -1.55% and the 52 week low is 31.72%.

AbbVie Inc. has a dividend yield of 3.52%, with a current price of 72.53. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 60.20%. This is in an industry, Drug Manufacturers – Major, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Healthcare. AbbVie Inc. is based in USA.

Performance in the Drug Manufacturers – Major industry means that AbbVie Inc. has seen performance for the past week of 1.25%, with performance for the month coming to 4.25%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 12.83%, and for the half year the performance is 12.14%. Volatility for this week is 1.12% and for the month this is 1.26%.

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