Abbott Labs’s most recent trend suggests a bullish bias. One trading opportunity on Abbott Labs is a Bull Put Spread using a strike $37.00 short put and a strike $32.00 long put offers a potential 12.61% return on risk over the next 25 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bull Put Spread were to expire worthless, which would occur if the stock were above $37.00 by expiration. The full premium credit of $0.56 would be kept by the premium seller. The risk of $4.44 would be incurred if the stock dropped below the $32.00 long put strike price.
The 5-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the short-term momentum for Abbott Labs is bullish and the probability of a rise in share price is higher if the stock starts trending.
The 20-day moving average is moving up which suggests that the medium-term momentum for Abbott Labs is bullish.
The RSI indicator is at 72.67 level which suggests that the stock is neither overbought nor oversold at this time.
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 17:13:00 GMT
CNNMoney.com – The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica. Other than Time Warner, the parent of CNNMoney, Abbott Laboratories and AbbVie, La Monica does not own positions in any …
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 15:57:58 GMT
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EU Parliament stops short of US-style approvals for medical devices
Tue, 22 Oct 2013 15:07:57 GMT
Reuters – The European Parliament backed plans on Tuesday to tighten EU rules on medical devices that stopped short of a U.S.-style pre-marketing approval system that industry had warned would delay the introduction …
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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 15:03:00 GMT
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