Abbott Laboratories (ABT) is near the top in its industry group according to InvestorsObserver. ABT gets an overall rating of 66. That means it scores higher than 66 percent of stocks. Abbott Laboratories gets a 94 rank in the Medical Devices industry. Medical Devices is number 52 out of 148 industries.
What do These Ratings Mean?
Searching for the best stocks to invest in can be difficult. There are thousands of options and it can be confusing on what actually constitutes a great value. Investors Observer allows you to choose from eight unique metrics to view the top industries and the best performing stocks in that industry. A score of 66 would rank higher than 66 percent of all stocks.
These rankings allows you to easily compare stocks and view what the strengths and weaknesses are of a given company. This lets you find the stocks with the best short and long term growth prospects in a matter of seconds. The combined score incorporates technical and fundamental analysis in order to give a comprehensive overview of a stocks performance. Investors who then want to focus on analysts rankings or valuations are able to see the separate scores for each section.
What's Happening With Abbott Laboratories Stock Today?
Abbott Laboratories (ABT) stock is trading at $102.31 as of 10:41 AM on Wednesday, Jul 29, a rise of $2.43, or 2.43% from the previous closing price of $99.88. The stock has traded between $100.09 and $102.47 so far today. Volume today is less active than usual. So far 1,096,443 shares have traded compared to average volume of 5,254,284 shares.