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Pfizer Inc (NYSE: PFE)

$34.18 USD $0.18 (0.53%)
Last Price $34.18
Net Change $0.18 (0.53%)
Bid $0
Ask Price $0
Open Price $33.74
Previous Close Price $34
High Price $34.31
Low Price $33.74
Number of Trades 58,917
Volume 17,886,524
Fifty Two Week High $37.39 (2016-08-01)
Fifty Two Week Low $29.41 (2016-04-01)
Average Daily Volume 25,715,383
Share Outstanding 5,955,130 Shares
Total Dividend Payout 1.28/yr
Dividend Yield 3.73%
1st Quarter Earnings $0.47 (2017-01-31)
2nd Quarter Earnings $0.61 (2016-11-01)
3nd Quarter Earnings $0.64 (2016-08-02)
4th Quarter Earnings $0.67 (2016-05-03)
PE Ratio $14.35
EPS Growth $5.97
Recent Earnings $0.47
Annual EPS $2.39
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $203.55B
Insider Shareholders % 0.0006%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 5,955,130
Inst. Shareholder % 71.71%
Annual Net Income $7.13B
TTM Net Profit Margin $13.66
1-Year Return 18.49%
3-Year Return 17.51%
5-Year Return 82.84%
5-Year Revenue Growth -21.66%
5-Year Earnings Growth 3.9%
5-Year Dividend Growth 50%
Annual Dividend $1.28
Annual Dividend Yield 3.73%
Change in EPS YTD 5.97%
Dividends per Share $0.32
Stock Split Ratio 3-1
Beta 0.99
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.

Today's Pfizer Stock Update

In addition to our detailed company analysis, we also want to keep investors updated with the most important daily Pfizer stock numbers, like the latest close, and the one-year price change, and more, for today, March 25, 2017 . We'll start with where PFE ended trading yesterday -- at a share price of $34.00. Pfizer shares fell 0.85% or $0.29 from the day before. Here's how the current Pfizer price compares to 52-week highs and lows... Now PFE is trading at a price more than it was last year at this time, with the share price higher by 13.03%.

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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 $29.41, reached on 4/01/2016. Also important to note - PFE trading volume yesterday was 20,283,400. That's not as much as Pfizer stock's average daily trading volume of 27,119,011. Let's look at Pfizer's market cap, which is shares outstanding multiplied by Pfizer's share price. Pfizer has a market cap of 202,474,420,000. That means Pfizer has a mega market cap, because it's over 200 billion. As 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 14.42. 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 1.16. 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 0.99. Pfizer stock has a dividend yield of 3.73%. When the dividend yield is over 2%, the stock is a good consideration for income investors. That yield is what most investors look for when hunting for 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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