How To Buy ABB Ltd (ABB) Stock

34.97 ↑0.42 (1.20%)
As of December 1, 2021, 11:04am EST.

Instructions

ABB Ltd (ABB) is a common stock listed on the NYSE exchange, which means you can buy the stock from most brokers. Follow the steps below to learn how to purchase shares of ABB.

  1. Open a brokerage account.

    Don't worry, it's easy and free to open a brokerage account. Below are a few of our favorite brokers where you can buy ABB Ltd stock from quickly and easily:

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  2. Fund your new account.

    You'll have to transfer money into your new brokerage account before you can buy the stock. Transferring via a bank transfer is recommended and the most common way to fund an account. Some brokers might allow funding via a debit or credit card.

  3. Search for ABB on the brokerage platform.

    Once your funds are in your account, look for ABB Ltd on your broker by searching for the name (ABB Ltd) or the ticker symbol (ABB).

  4. Buy the stock.

    Now that you've found ABB Ltd on your broker, you can submit a purchase order to buy the stock for $34.97 a share (current price). You may also be able to purchase fractional shares, depending on your broker.

    When submitting the purchase order, you may choose to buy shares of ABB Ltd at the current market price with a market order or at a set price using a limit order.

    • Market order: Buy or sell a stock immediately, at the current market price.
    • Limit order: Buy or sell a stock only once it reaches your target price.

    Once your order is submitted and fulfilled, you've just bought your first shares of ABB Ltd. Congratulations!

Should You Buy ABB Stock Now?

In the past week, the price per share of ABB Ltd has gone up ↑0.78 (2.27%) and the daily volume has increased significantly. You should buy ABB now if you think the stock will continue going up in price.

In the end, no one nor metric can tell you whether or not ABB will go up or down in price. You should be comfortable with the risk of the investment and buy only when you think the time is right.

ABB Stock Performance

  • Current price: $34.965
  • Yesterday's price: $34.5500
  • Price Change (Last 24 Hours): ↑0.42 (1.20%)
  • Price Change (Last 14 Days): ↓0.72 (-2.03%)

Sector Performance

  • Sector: Industrials
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  • Performance (Last 14 Days): N/A

Industry Performance