Research brokerages are projecting Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) to grow at an accelerated rate over the next 5 years. Wall Street analysts are looking for the company to grow 11.02% over the next year and 11.47% over the next five years.
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EPS measures what each share is worth and also indicates how much money their sharehoders would gain if the company was to pay out all of its profits. Abbott Laboratories’s trailing 12- months EPS is 1.32. Last year, their EPS growth was 44.60% and their EPS growth over the past five years was 47.40%.
Let’s start off by taking a look at how the stock has been performing recently. Over the past twelve months, Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT)’s stock was 27.84%. Last week, it was 4.01%, 13.95% over the last quarter, and 19.10% for the past half-year.
Over the past 50 days, Abbott Laboratories stock was -1.60% off of the high and 11.87% removed from the low. Their 52-Week High and Low are noted here. -1.60% (High), 34.32%, (Low).
Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT)’s performance this year to date is 27.84%. The stock has performed 4.01% over the last seven days, 5.86% over the last thirty, and 13.95% over the last three months. Over the last six months, Abbott Laboratories’s stock has been 19.10% and 32.05% for the year.
FUTURE GROWTH ESTIMATES AND RECOMMENDATIONS
Wall Street analysts are have a consensus analyst recommendation of 1.80 on the stock. This is based on a 1-5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. Brokerages covering the name have a $78.94 on the stock.
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