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Pfizer Inc (NYSE: PFE)

Last Updated: Dec-09-2016 19:59:21

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Today's Pfizer Stock Update

Anyone interested in quick information on Pfizer stock, take a look right here. You will find the most important numbers in PFE trading today, December 10, 2016, like where shares last closed, how the current stock price compares to recent highs and lows, PFE's dividend yield - plus some other must-know data on Pfizer shares.First we'll look at where PFE stock ended the last trading session: $31.70. Pfizer shares rose 2.46% or $0.76 from the previous day's close.Looking at the 52-week highs and lows for PFE is a good way to make sense of the current price, so let's do that now...PFE is now trading at a lower price than it was one-year ago, with the stock price having slipped 1.83% since then.

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The Pfizer stock price 52-week high is $37.39. That was hit on 8/01/2016. The PFE stock 52-week low is $28.25, reached on 2/08/2016.Another point to note - PFE trading volume yesterday was 35,493,000. That's more than Pfizer stock's average daily trading volume of 29,350,847.Pfizer's market capitalization - the amount of shares outstanding times the share price - is 192,281,105,000. That gives Pfizer a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of the start of April 2016, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Pfizer stock is 12.73. That's not as high as 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 PFE to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of PFE is 1.13.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 Pfizer is 0.91.Pfizer stock has a dividend yield of 3.85%. Generally a dividend yield of 2% or more is decent for those investors who want income from dividend stocks.Every day we publish Pfizer stock news and coverage on a handful of other key stocks we're watching now so you can maximize profits. To get new info and stock news on PFE and other companies you are interested in, sign up for Money Morning - it's free.

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Pfizer Inc (NYSE: PFE) Profile

Prior Close$30.94
Market Cap$192.28 B
PE Ratio12.63
Pfizer Inc. is a research-based global pharmaceutical company that discovers develops manufactures and markets medicines for humans and animals. The Company's diversified global healthcare portfolio includes human and animal biologic and small molecule medicines and vaccines as well as nutritional products and consumer healthcare products. Pfizer's Animal Health business unit discovers develops and sells products for the prevention and treatment of diseases in livestock and companion animals. It sells its products to wholesalers distributors retailers hospitals clinics government agencies pharmacies individual provider offices veterinarians livestock producers and grocery and convenience stores. Pfizer Inc. is headquartered in New York.
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PFE Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$0.61 (2016-11-01)
2nd Quarter Earnings$0.64 (2016-08-02)
3rd Quarter Earnings$0.67 (2016-05-03)
4th Quarter Earnings$0.53 (2016-02-02)
PE Ratio12.63
EPS Growth9.55%
Recent Earnings$0.61
Annual EPS$2.45
Market Capitalization$192.28 B
Insider Shareholder %0.0007%
Annual Revenue$53.24 B
Number of Shares Outstanding6,065,650 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %68.53%
Annual Net Income$6.97B
TTM Net Profit Margin$11.61
One Year Return2.61%
Three Year Return13.24%
Five Year Return85.31%
Five Year Revenue Growth-27.96%
Five Year Earnings Growth-1.35%
Five Year Dividend Growth55.56%
Last Quarter EPS$0.61
Annual EPS$2.45
Annual Dividend$1.2
Annual Dividend Yield3.88%
Change in EPS YTD9.55%
PE Ratio12.63
Recent Earnings$0.61
Dividends per Share$0.3
Stock Split Ratio3-1

PFE Key Stats

Last Price$31.7
Net Change$0.76 (2.46%)
Ask Price$0
Open Price$31.11
Previous Close Price$30.94
High Price$31.92
Low Price$31.09
Number of Trades87,999
Fifty Two Week High$37.39 (2016-08-01)
Fifty Two Week Low$28.25 (2016-02-08)
Average Daily Volume31,712,754
Share Outstanding6,065,650 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$1.2/yr
Dividend Yield3.88%