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AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV)went up by 1.14% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $94.98 and move down -7.16%, while ABBV stocks collected +4.01% of gains with the last five trading sessions. Barron's reported on 11/14/19 that Beware of Runs on Bond Funds

AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) Worth an Investment?

AbbVie Inc. (NYSE: ABBV) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 39.69 times of increase in earnings at the present.

ABBV Market Performance

ABBV stocks went up by 4.01% for the week, with the monthly jump of 17.95% and a quarterly performance of 33.16%, while its annual performance rate touched 0.36%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 9.35% for ABBV stocks with the simple moving average of 17.30% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for ABBV stocks, with Citigroup repeating the rating for ABBV shares by setting it to “Buy”. The predicted price for ABBV socks in the upcoming period according to Citigroup is $90 based on the research report published on September 26, 2019.

Piper Jaffray, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see ABBV stock at the price of $80. The rating they have provided for ABBV stocks is “Overweight” according to the report published on August 20, 2019.

Wolfe Research gave “ Peer Perform” rating to ABBV stocks, setting the target price at $80 in the report published on June 27, 2019.

ABBV Stocks 16.75% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought ABBV to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, AbbVie Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -6.69% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 2.18%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 2.38%, while the shares surge at the distance of +15.92% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +31.07% upper at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, ABBV went up by +4.01%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +10.10% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $81.66. In addition, AbbVie Inc. saw -3.86% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.

ABBV Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at AbbVie Inc. (ABBV), starting from RICHMOND TIMOTHY J., who sold 15,515 shares at the price of $75.02 back on Sep 27. After this action, Rushing now owns 0 shares of AbbVie Inc., valued at $1,163,873 with the latest closing price.

Schumacher Laura J, the Vice Chairman of AbbVie Inc., bought 25,000 shares at the value of $70.42 during a trade that took place back on Sep 16, which means that Schumacher Laura J is holding 164,838 shares at the value of $1,760,523 based on the most recent closing price.

ABBV Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +37.06 for the present operating margin and +76.93 for gross margin. The net margin for AbbVie Inc. stands at +17.27. Total capital return value is set at 32.66, while invested capital returns managed to touch 18.07. Equity return holds the value -39.10%, with 5.60% for asset returns.

EBITDA value lies at +2.62 B with total debt to EBITDA carrying the value of 2.90. The value for Enterprise to Sales is 5.34 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.23. The receivables turnover for AbbVie Inc. is 5.02 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.50. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.98.

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