Abbott Labs (ABT) Offering Possible 7.07% Return Over the Next 9 Calendar Days

Abbott Labs's most recent trend suggests a bearish bias. One trading opportunity on Abbott Labs is a Bear Call Spread using a strike $38.50 short call and a strike $43.50 long call offers a potential 7.07% return on risk over the next 9 calendar days. Maximum profit would be generated if the Bear Call Spread were to expire worthless, which would occur if the stock were below $38.50 by expiration. The full premium credit of $0.33 would be kept by the premium seller. The risk of $4.67 would be incurred if the stock rose above the $43.50 long call strike price.

The 5-day moving average is moving down which suggests that the short-term momentum for Abbott Labs is bearish and the probability of a decline in share price is higher if the stock starts trending.

The 20-day moving average is moving down which suggests that the medium-term momentum for Abbott Labs is bearish.

The RSI indicator is below 20 which suggests that the stock is in oversold territory.

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LATEST NEWS for Abbott Labs

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New Curate™ Kids Combines Wholesome Ingredients and Kid-Friendly Flavors to Help Parents Win Snack-time
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PR Newswire – With the launch of Curate Kids – a new line of nutritious snack bars made with good-for-you ingredients in kid-approved flavors – parents don't need to compromise. “We want to help parents win the snack time battle with great-tasting, on-the-go options that don't compromise on nutrition,” Daniel Marple, general manager, Nutritious Snacks, Abbott, said. Curate Kids bars are non-GMO, gluten-free and made with no artificial preservatives, flavors or colors.

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A Clever Way to Add Nutrition to Your Toddler's Favorite Foods: Go & Grow by Similac® Food Mix-Ins™
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PR Newswire – ABBOTT PARK, Ill., May 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Eating a balanced, nutritious diet is the foundation for healthy growth, and ideally, every toddler would happily gobble up nutrient-rich foods like broccoli and sweet potatoes. This is why Abbott is launching new Go & Grow by Similac® Food Mix-Ins™ (Mix-Ins), the first toddler product designed to mix into your toddler's favorite foods like yogurt, oatmeal and macaroni and cheese. Toddlers are particular about the foods they eat.

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