AbbVie Inc (ABBV) : Edge Wealth Management reduced its stake in AbbVie Inc by 28.55% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 100,916 shares of AbbVie Inc which is valued at $6,171,013 after selling 40,316 shares in AbbVie Inc , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 13, 2016.AbbVie Inc makes up approximately 2.60% of Edge Wealth Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Prospera Financial Services Inc reduced its stake in ABBV by selling 1,913 shares or 10.28% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 16,704 shares of ABBV which is valued at $1,042,163. AbbVie Inc makes up approx 0.21% of Prospera Financial Services Inc’s portfolio.Fruth Investment Management reduced its stake in ABBV by selling 400 shares or 1.03% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 38,335 shares of ABBV which is valued at $2,391,721. AbbVie Inc makes up approx 1.21% of Fruth Investment Management’s portfolio.North Star Asset Management Inc reduced its stake in ABBV by selling 1,516 shares or 8.43% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 16,470 shares of ABBV which is valued at $1,044,033. AbbVie Inc makes up approx 0.12% of North Star Asset Management Inc’s portfolio.West Oak Capital boosted its stake in ABBV in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 442 additional shares and now holds a total of 15,324 shares of AbbVie Inc which is valued at $971,388. AbbVie Inc makes up approx 0.67% of West Oak Capital’s portfolio.
AbbVie Inc closed down -0.92 points or -1.45% at $62.39 with 53,08,425 shares getting traded on Tuesday. Post opening the session at $63.08, the shares hit an intraday low of $62.05 and an intraday high of $63.26 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Tuesday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, AbbVie Inc reported $1.26 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Jul 29, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.20. The company had revenue of $6452.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $6207.43 million. The company’s revenue was up 17.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.08 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on AbbVie Inc. AbbVie Inc was Downgraded by JP Morgan to ” Neutral” on Sep 8, 2016. Raymond James Initiated AbbVie Inc on Sep 2, 2016 to “Outperform”, Price Target of the shares are set at $82.
AbbVie Inc. (AbbVie) is a global research-based biopharmaceutical company. The Company develops and markets therapies that address a range of diseases. The Company’s products are focused on treating conditions such as chronic autoimmune diseases including rheumatoid arthritis psoriasis and Crohn’s disease; hepatitis C (HCV); human immunodeficiency virus (HIV); endometriosis; thyroid disease; Parkinson’s disease; complications associated with chronic kidney disease and cystic fibrosis and other health conditions such as low testosterone. AbbVie also has a pipeline of new medicines including over 30 compounds or indications in Phase II or Phase III development across a range of medical specialties such as immunology virology/liver disease oncology renal disease neurological diseases and women’s health. The Company’s product portfolio includes HUMIRA HCV products Additional Virology products Metabolics/Hormones products Endocrinology products and other products.