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AbbVie Vs. Merck & Industry Stock Comparison

Buy
62

ABBV
AbbVie

Last Price:
176.07
Seasonality Move:
-1.17%
Sell
50

MRK
Merck &

Last Price:
123.09
Seasonality Move:
0.87%
Buy
62
AbbVie (ABBV) is a Buy

Is AbbVie a Buy, Sell or Hold?

  • The current AbbVie [ABBV] share price is $175.27. The Score for ABBV is 62, which is 24% above its historic median score of 50, and infers lower risk than normal.
  • ABBV is currently trading in the 60-70% percentile range relative to its historical Stock Score levels.
  • This Score is currently showing a higher than normal reading, suggesting risk levels may be somewhat lower than normal.
Sell
50
Merck & (MRK) is a Sell

Is Merck & a Buy, Sell or Hold?

  • The current Merck & [MRK] share price is $125.89. The Score for MRK is 50, which is 0% below its historic median score of 50, and infers higher risk than normal.
  • MRK is currently trading in the 40-50% percentile range relative to its historical Stock Score levels.
  • This Score is currently showing a lower than normal reading, suggesting risk levels may be somewhat higher than normal and additional caution is warranted.

ABBV Stock Price Chart

What is AbbVie's stock price today?

  • The AbbVie share price today is $175.27
    Based on the share price being above its 5, 20 & 50 day exponential moving averages, the current trend is considered strongly bullish and ABBV is experiencing buying pressure, which is a positive indicator for future bullish movement.

MRK Stock Price Chart

What is Merck &'s stock price today?

  • The Merck & share price today is $125.89
    Based on the share price being below its 5, 20 & 50 day exponential moving averages, the current trend is considered strongly bearish and MRK is experiencing slight buying pressure.

ABBV Technical Analysis

Chart Indicators Level Buy or Sell
MACD (12, 26): 1.14 Buy
Relative Strength Index (14 RSI): 63.27 Buy
Chaikin Money Flow: 5787383 -
Bollinger Bands Level Buy or Sell
Bollinger Bands (25): (166.75 - 171.69) Buy
Bollinger Bands (100): (162.13 - 176.55) Buy

MRK Technical Analysis

Chart Indicators Level Buy or Sell
MACD (12, 26): -0.71 Sell
Relative Strength Index (14 RSI): 43.98 Sell
Chaikin Money Flow: 1894573 -
Bollinger Bands Level Buy or Sell
Bollinger Bands (25): (126.08 - 130.8) Sell
Bollinger Bands (100): (124.77 - 130.53) Sell

ABBV Moving Averages

Moving Averages Level Buy or Sell
8-day SMA: 169.43 Buy
20-day SMA: 169.59 Buy
50-day SMA: 165.62 Buy
200-day SMA: 161.53 Buy
8-day EMA: 170.17 Buy
20-day EMA: 168.95 Buy
50-day EMA: 167.62 Buy
200-day EMA: 162.88 Buy

MRK Moving Averages

Moving Averages Level Buy or Sell
8-day SMA: 126.91 Sell
20-day SMA: 128.13 Sell
50-day SMA: 128.91 Sell
200-day SMA: 119 Buy
8-day EMA: 126.89 Sell
20-day EMA: 127.68 Sell
50-day EMA: 128.06 Sell
200-day EMA: 121.6 Buy

AbbVie Earnings Growth & ABBV Earnings Dates

  • Analysts estimate an earnings decrease this quarter of $0.05 per share, an increase next quarter of $0.20 per share, a decrease this year of $0.13 per share, and an increase next year of $1.02 per share.

Merck & Earnings Growth & MRK Earnings Dates

  • Analysts estimate an earnings increase this quarter of $0.20 per share, an increase next quarter of $0.26 per share, an increase this year of $7.11 per share, and an increase next year of $1.42 per share.

AbbVie Technical Analysis

Technical Analysis: Buy or Sell?
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200-day SMA:
8-day EMA:
20-day EMA:
50-day EMA:
200-day EMA:
MACD (12, 26):
Relative Strength Index (14 RSI):
Bollinger Bands (25):
Bollinger Bands (100):

Merck & Technical Analysis

Technical Analysis: Buy or Sell?
8-day SMA:
20-day SMA:
50-day SMA:
200-day SMA:
8-day EMA:
20-day EMA:
50-day EMA:
200-day EMA:
MACD (12, 26):
Relative Strength Index (14 RSI):
Bollinger Bands (25):
Bollinger Bands (100):