With a market cap of has a large market cap size. Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 04/06/1983. Abbott Laboratories is in the Medical Appliances & Equipment industry and Healthcare sector. Average volume for Abbott Laboratories, is 10877.99, and so far today it has a volume of 9052300. Performance year to date since the 04/06/1983 is -5.04%.
To help you determine whether Abbott Laboratories is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 29.64 and forward P/E is 17.09. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Abbott Laboratories has a value for PEG of 3.15. P/S ratio is 3.05 and the P/B ratio is 3. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 15.73 and 215.31 respectively.
At the current price Abbott Laboratories is trading at, 42.12 (0.55% today), Abbott Laboratories has a dividend yield of 2.47%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 60.90%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 1.42, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 11.89% after growing 53.50% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -89.20%, and -0.20% for sales growth quarter over quarter.
The number of shares outstanding is 1477.33, and the number of shares float is 1465.52. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.30%, and institutional ownership is at 70.80%. The float short is 3.60%, with the short ratio at a value of 4.85. Management has seen a return on assets of 5.90%, and also a return on investment of 7.70%.
The ability for Abbott Laboratories, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 1.5, and quick ratio is 1.1. Long term debt/equity is 0.29 and total debt/equity is 0.39. In terms of margins, Abbott Laboratories has a gross margin of 56.90%, with its operating margin at 13.60%, and Abbott Laboratories has a profit margin of 12.00%.
The 52 week high is -17.10%, with 17.71% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 9.18% and the 200 day simple moving average is 3.02%.
Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.