Abbott Labs – how is company changing?

There is lots of going on in Abbott Labs and I haven’t looked at company for a while. Let’s make some brief update. Company is to buy St. Jude Medical and my previous summary was: Summing up, in the short term announcement of transaction was value decretive for...

Abbott Labs – good pharma stock for hard times?

Abbott Labs is a large-cap diversified healthcare company founded in 1888 year. Company operates in more than 150 countries – 70% of sales is generated outside the U.S., 50% comes from Emerging Markets. Company operates in four segments: • Medical Devices (~27% of...