AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) Given New $115.00 Price Target at Piper Jaffray Companies

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Abbvie Inc now has $149.81 billion valuation. About 2.80 million shares traded. Infinity Pharmaceuticals Inc. (INFI) has declined 60.96% since November 14, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 24.14% the S&P500.

Sit Investment Associates Inc decreased its stake in Abbvie Inc (ABBV) by 8.09% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Private State Bank And Tru holds 0.37% in AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) or 38,595 shares. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of AbbVie by 1.7% in the second quarter. Apriem Advisors who had been investing in Abbvie Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $151.63B market cap company. To cut down amount of noise on price chart, shares of firm has 20 days moving average price of 2.16% from last close price of 95.12 and act as support or resistance of price limit.

About 110,971 shares traded. It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500. Of the analysts who provided ratings, 6 rated the company a Hold, 1 rated it a Moderate Buy, and 5 rated it a Strong Buy. Therefore 57% are positive. Dermira Inc had 18 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Finviz, the company has a consensus recommendation of 2.3 out of the scale from 1 to 5 where 1 stands for Buy and 5 means Sell. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Friday, July 14 with "Buy". The stock of AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) earned "Buy" rating by SunTrust on Monday, October 16. Finally, UBS AG reissued a "neutral" rating on shares of AbbVie in a research report on Friday, October 13th. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained Dermira Inc (NASDAQ:DERM) rating on Tuesday, July 25. As it upholds an amended rate with more EPSGR it is prone to be a good target. TheStreet upgraded the shares of ABBV in report on Tuesday, August 11 to "Buy" rating.

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding ABBV? As per Thursday, September 7, the company rating was maintained by Mizuho. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Macquarie Research on Tuesday, November 10. Short shares decreased 1,572,270 over that period. Its down 0.50, from 1.89 in 2017Q1. It improved, as 55 investors sold ABBV shares while 581 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 38 raised stakes. Creative Planning has 1,961 shares. Matrix Asset Advsrs owns 261,781 shares. Mason Street Limited Liability reported 48,592 shares. Bancorp Of Nova Scotia has 8,324 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Legal And General Group Public Limited Com has 13,791 shares. Mufg Americas Holdg Corporation holds 0.13% or 55,490 shares in its portfolio. Ameriprise reported 0.04% stake. Clough Capital Prtnrs LP holds 0.37% in Dermira Inc (NASDAQ:DERM) or 181,785 shares. Moreover, D E Shaw And Communications Inc has 0% invested in Mobileiron Inc (NASDAQ:MOBL). National Planning Corp now owns 50,388 shares of the company's stock worth $3,649,000 after purchasing an additional 2,754 shares during the last quarter. Corporate insiders own 0.23% of the company's stock. The insider ALBAN CARLOS sold $3.21M. Therefore 52% are positive.

Analysts on average have given a price target of $94.89 to AbbVie Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, September 15 by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, October 11 with "Hold". The stock has "Buy" rating by Drexel Hamilton on Wednesday, June 21. The company's revenue was up 7.4% on a year-over-year basis. On Monday, May 29 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy". The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Monday, October 2 by Leerink Swann. The firm has "Hold" rating by Credit Suisse given on Wednesday, June 7.

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Jefferies Group LLC raised the price target on October 16 changing the forecast from $107.00 to $115.00 with a rating of "Buy".

AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October 27th. They expect $1.43 earnings per share, up 19.17% or $0.23 from last year's $1.2 per share. The company reported $1.41 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.39 by $0.02.

Since May 18, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 selling transactions for $13.46 million activity. Cannell Peter B & Co Inc now controls 520,357 shares worth $46,239,000. The original version of this report can be accessed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/11/14/suntrust-banks-inc-reiterates-buy-rating-for-abbvie-inc-abbv.html.

Investors sentiment increased to 1 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.01, from 0.99 in 2017Q1.

Several other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. raised its position in AbbVie by 0.9% in the second quarter. 447,174 were reported by Texas Permanent School Fund. Wade G W And invested in 9,289 shares. AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) has an operating margin of 37.20%. 66,744 were accumulated by Community Retail Bank Na.

The ROA of AbbVie Inc.is now valued at 9.90% indicating how profitable the company is in regards to its total assets. Numeric Invsts owns 4,200 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Culbertson A N & has invested 1.98% in AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV). Walter And Keenan Fincl Consulting Com Mi Adv owns 34,366 shares for 1.25% of their portfolio. West Oak Cap Ltd Liability Com reported 14,724 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Broderick Brian C has invested 0.75% of its portfolio in AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV). Pinnacle Wealth Mgmt Advisory Gru Ltd Liability Corporation stated it has 0.5% of its portfolio in AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV). The Aspiriant Llc holds 18,172 shares with $911,000 value, up from 5,571 last quarter.

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