|Bid||0.00 x N/A|
|Ask||0.00 x N/A|
|Day's range||0.00 - 0.00|
|Beta (5Y monthly)||0.67|
|PE ratio (TTM)||33.21|
|Forward dividend & yield||2.04 (2.07%)|
|Ex-dividend date||12 Oct 2023|
|1y target est||N/A|
Abbott's (ABT) footprint in the diabetes care market is increased by the Bigfoot Biomedical acquisition.
There will always be a healthcare industry, and it will always be a place to find great long-term stocks. You probably know healthcare conglomerate Johnson & Johnson for some of its former brands, like Tylenol and Band-Aids.
Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT) is seen as a solid safe-harbor stock because of the company's 135-year history, its diversified healthcare business, and its reliable dividend. Abbott is a global company with a huge reach in products and geography. Its segments are diagnostic products, medical devices, nutritional products, and established pharmaceutical products (branded generic medicines).