Abbott Laboratories (ABT) : Norris Perne French Llpmi scooped up 10,482 additional shares in Abbott Laboratories during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 25, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 245,759 shares of Abbott Laboratories which is valued at $10,732,296.Abbott Laboratories makes up approximately 2.25% of Norris Perne French Llpmi’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Gradient Investments boosted its stake in ABT in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 110,781 additional shares and now holds a total of 111,499 shares of Abbott Laboratories which is valued at $4,692,993. Abbott Laboratories makes up approx 0.50% of Gradient Investments’s portfolio.Gofen Glossberg Il boosted its stake in ABT in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 11,584 additional shares and now holds a total of 457,494 shares of Abbott Laboratories which is valued at $19,201,023. Abbott Laboratories makes up approx 0.79% of Gofen Glossberg Il’s portfolio.Lenox Wealth Advisors reduced its stake in ABT by selling 76 shares or 9.45% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 728 shares of ABT which is valued at $30,554. Abbott Laboratories makes up approx 0.01% of Lenox Wealth Advisors’s portfolio.
Abbott Laboratories opened for trading at $44.38 and hit $45.12 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $44.75, with a gain of 0.67% or 0.3 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,34,23,155 shares. Company has a market cap of $65,745 M.
On the company’s financial health, Abbott Laboratories reported $0.55 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on Jul 20, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.53. The company had revenue of $5333.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $5244.94 million. The company’s revenue was up 3.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.52 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Abbott Laboratories. Abbott Laboratories was Upgraded by Edward Jones to ” Buy” on Jun 21, 2016.
Abbott Laboratories (Abbott) is engaged in the discovery development manufacture and sale of a range of health care products. Abbott operates in four business segments: Established Pharmaceutical Products Diagnostic Products Nutritional Products and Vascular Products. The Established Pharmaceutical Products segment includes the international sales of a line of branded generic pharmaceutical products. The Diagnostic Products segment includes the sales of a line of adult and pediatric nutritional products. The Nutritional Products includes the sales of diagnostic systems and tests for blood banks hospitals commercial laboratories and alternate-care testing sites. The Vascular Products includes the sales of coronary endovascular structural heart vessel closure and other medical device products.