AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV)

CAPS Rating: 5 out of 5

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Member Avatar gatzbp (94.30) Submitted: 11/14/2014 5:12:45 PM : Underperform Start Price: $64.08 ABBV Score: -4.36

Hep C market is a competitive space with uncertainty on both the asking price (of producers) and the paying price (consumers, medical plans).

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Member Avatar TMFHelical (99.12) Submitted: 10/20/2014 11:24:48 AM : Outperform Start Price: $54.69 ABBV Score: +21.02

Shire aside, AbbVie stands to gain market share in Hep C due to the market's anger at the pricing from Gilead. Approval likely pending.

And if not, there is still Humira, which will be only modestly affected by biosimilars over time.

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Member Avatar d3ming (< 20) Submitted: 9/3/2014 5:30:26 PM : Outperform Start Price: $54.95 ABBV Score: +20.40

anti-aging

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Member Avatar john603 (59.38) Submitted: 9/1/2014 5:59:00 PM : Outperform Start Price: $55.02 ABBV Score: +20.31

own it in real money. why?

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Member Avatar sjm9 (62.59) Submitted: 8/26/2014 2:05:19 PM : Outperform Start Price: $55.34 ABBV Score: +19.36

Their pipeline includes some some opportunities, including a potential blockbuster hep-C drug.

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Member Avatar FloydParks (63.33) Submitted: 8/16/2014 5:56:58 PM : Outperform Start Price: $53.99 ABBV Score: +20.48

Dividends will become increasingly valued in the next few years

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Member Avatar cryptelligence (82.88) Submitted: 7/3/2014 6:48:36 PM : Outperform Start Price: $57.05 ABBV Score: +14.30

Algae Play

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Member Avatar BaseBawl (< 20) Submitted: 5/29/2014 9:44:04 AM : Outperform Start Price: $53.49 ABBV Score: +18.89

4 more dogs of the dividend aristocrats that I didn't already have. Hudspeth.

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Member Avatar ZipMeck (62.24) Submitted: 3/2/2014 11:51:23 AM : Outperform Start Price: $49.15 ABBV Score: +25.95

Have a few in the pipeline coming up in phase 111 and also reviews coming up.

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Member Avatar TerryFool (55.34) Submitted: 2/6/2014 9:36:31 AM : Outperform Start Price: $49.49 ABBV Score: +25.08

invest, ABBV BP 47.0 TP 54.3 2.2 5star

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Member Avatar rjs157 (58.96) Submitted: 1/21/2014 4:39:22 PM : Outperform Start Price: $48.79 ABBV Score: +26.83

ABT spin off, will do well

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Member Avatar drugstock2 (< 20) Submitted: 1/19/2014 3:43:50 PM : Outperform Start Price: $48.86 ABBV Score: +26.77

Humira will provide ABBV with a steady stream of cash to support a healthy dividend, and fund new product development and acquisitions.

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Member Avatar grankh (73.33) Submitted: 12/13/2013 1:04:45 PM : Outperform Start Price: $49.84 ABBV Score: +22.06

I own this stock through my Investment Club, which bought it this month.

Since it was only spun off from Abbott Labs earlier this year, I don't have as much data on this stock as I would normally like before purchasing it. But the club liked it, so we bought it.

Sales have increased at an annual compound rate of over 5% since 2011. EPS increased at a compound rate of over 12% from 2010 to 2012. The profit margin has been fluctuating a lot, but was 31% last year, which is pretty good. The return-on-equity was 47%, which is pretty good. However, the debt-to-equity was 423%, which is pretty high in my book, so Abbott Labs loaded up their spin off with debt before spinning it off. Not amongst my favorite things. The current P/E is more than double its highest P/E from last year, so the stock seems expensive on that metric. The PEG ratio comes in at 2.35, which is very expensive. The company pays about a 3% dividend, which is pretty good.

I show this stock as a Hold, with an expected annual return of about 8%. The person who presented the stock thinks we will get significantly more than that. We'll have to wait and see which of us is correct.

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Member Avatar line70day (< 20) Submitted: 11/6/2013 3:48:20 PM : Outperform Start Price: $51.02 ABBV Score: +18.50

Jan 1 20113 ABBV became independent
Cash flow & equivalent at end of period
$8,743 2013 $74 2012
rev growth 1 yr 5.40% eps 53.70%
rev trailing 12Q 9.02 B
ers 1.27ytd
div ytd 0.80

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Member Avatar mike042180 (< 20) Submitted: 10/26/2013 10:47:41 AM : Outperform Start Price: $47.59 ABBV Score: +24.87

outperform

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Member Avatar SnowBawl (< 20) Submitted: 8/22/2013 7:55:46 AM : Outperform Start Price: $40.71 ABBV Score: +41.09

TSA Abbott spinoff. Growth and yield.

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Member Avatar TMFEBCapital (34.75) Submitted: 8/13/2013 10:19:04 AM : Outperform Start Price: $43.21 ABBV Score: +34.21

AbbVie has a chance to beat Gilead in the race to gain approval for the first all oral Hep C treatment for the most common genotype 1.

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Member Avatar ptanabe (83.52) Submitted: 8/1/2013 3:59:16 PM : Outperform Start Price: $43.28 ABBV Score: +34.31

tw

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Member Avatar TerryHoodSr (65.20) Submitted: 7/29/2013 10:57:07 PM : Outperform Start Price: $45.23 ABBV Score: +36.34

steady

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Member Avatar reynman1 (< 20) Submitted: 6/13/2013 10:34:51 PM : Outperform Start Price: $40.89 ABBV Score: +39.67

Hep C cure and new drug pipeline

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