Abbott is a diverse, global healthcare company serving customers in more than 150 countries.
At Abbott, we're all about helping you live the best life you can through good health. We keep your heart healthy, nourish your body at every stage of life, help you see clearly, and bring you information and medicines to manage your health. Every day and around the world, we’re discovering new ways to make life better.
We create breakthrough products – in diagnostics, medical devices, nutrition and branded generic pharmaceuticals – that help you, your family and your community lead healthier lives, full of unlimited possibilities.
For more than 125 years, we’ve put science and innovation to work – to create more possibilities for more people through the power of health. We adapt and respond quickly to changes in the world around us to deliver better solutions to help people live their best lives.
Closing share price
|FY, 2011||FY, 2012||FY, 2013||FY, 2014||FY, 2015|
|$21.8 B||$20.2 B||$20.4 B|
Cost of goods sold
|$10 B||$8.9 B||$9.19 B||$9.22 B||$8.75 B|
|$11.8 B||$11 B||$11.7 B|
|$2.63 B||$2.6 B||$2.87 B|
Operating expense total
|$9.18 B||$8.43 B||$8.79 B|
|$359 M||$320 M||$145 M||$150 M||$163 M|
Income tax expense
|$110 M||$-457 M||$53 M||$797 M||$577 M|
|$2.58 B||$2.28 B||$4.42 B|
Operating cash flow
|$-7.33 B||$588 M||$938 M|