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Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN)


Last Updated: Dec-07-2016 08:15:58

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Today's Amgen Stock Update

In addition to our detailed company analysis, we also want to keep investors updated with the most important daily Amgen stock numbers, like the latest close, and the one-year price change, and more, for today, December 07, 2016 .Let's start with the last closing price for AMGN stock, which was $145.11. Amgen shares went down 0.12% or $0.18 from the day before.So where does that put Amgen stock relative to the past year of prices?AMGN is now trading at a lower price than it was one-year ago, with the stock price lower by 10.11% since then.

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The Amgen stock price 52-week high is $176.85. That was hit on 9/23/2016. The AMGN stock 52-week low is $133.64, reached on 11/04/2016.Also important to note - AMGN trading volume yesterday was 3,855,500. That's more than Amgen stock's average daily trading volume of 2,399,021.Amgen's market cap is 108,106,950,000. That gives Amgen a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of the beginning of April, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Amgen stock is 12.67. That's smaller than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare AMGN to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of AMGN is 10.02.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Amgen is 1.14.Amgen stock has a dividend yield of 2.78%. Most stocks considered "dividend stocks" have a yield of 2% or more.For more info on Amgen stock, check out all the free content we give you at Money Morning. You'll find AMGN stock news and coverage on dozens of other key stocks, updated daily.

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Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) Profile

Volume1,599
Open$143.62
Prior Close$145.11
Market Cap$107 B
PE Ratio12.78
Beta1.14
Amgen Inc. discovers develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. A biotechnology pioneer Amgen was one of the first companies to realize the new science's promise by bringing safe and effective medicines from lab to manufacturing plant to patient. Amgen therapeutics have changed the practice of medicine helping millions of people around the world in the fight against cancer kidney disease rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses. With a deep and broad pipeline of potential new medicines Amgen remains committed to advancing science to dramatically improve people's lives.
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AMGN Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$3.02 (2016-10-27)
2nd Quarter Earnings$2.84 (2016-07-27)
3rd Quarter Earnings$2.9 (2016-04-28)
4th Quarter Earnings$2.61 (2016-01-28)
PE Ratio12.78
EPS Growth11.11%
Recent Earnings$3.02
Annual EPS$11.37
Market Capitalization$107 B
Insider Shareholder %0.002%
Annual Revenue$22.56 B
Number of Shares Outstanding745,000 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %78.03%
Annual Net Income$7.59B
TTM Net Profit Margin$33.63
One Year Return-6.54%
Three Year Return24.67%
Five Year Return174.39%
Five Year Revenue Growth43.9%
Five Year Earnings Growth102.73%
Five Year Dividend Growth0%
Last Quarter EPS$3.02
Annual EPS$11.37
Annual Dividend$4
Annual Dividend Yield2.75%
Change in EPS YTD11.11%
PE Ratio12.78
Recent Earnings$3.02
Dividends per Share$1
Stock Split Ratio2-1
beta1.14

AMGN Key Stats

Last Price$143.62
Net Change$-1.49 (-1.03%)
Bid$143.03
Ask Price$143.43
Open Price$143.62
Previous Close Price$145.11
High Price$143.62
Low Price$143.62
Number of Trades5
Volume1,599
Fifty Two Week High$176.85 (2016-09-23)
Fifty Two Week Low$133.64 (2016-11-04)
Average Daily Volume3,415,215
Share Outstanding745,000 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$4/yr
Dividend Yield2.75%