How To Buy AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Stock

116.51 ↓2.15 (-1.81%)
As of Market Close on November 26 2021.

Instructions

AbbVie (ABBV) 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 ABBV.

  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 AbbVie 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 ABBV on the brokerage platform.

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

  4. Buy the stock.

    Now that you've found AbbVie on your broker, you can submit a purchase order to buy the stock for $116.51 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 AbbVie 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 AbbVie Inc. Congratulations!

Should You Buy ABBV Stock Now?

In the past week, the price per share of AbbVie has gone up ↑0.86 (0.74%) and the daily volume has increased slightly. You should buy ABBV 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 ABBV 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.

ABBV Stock Performance

  • Current price: $116.51
  • Yesterday's price: $118.6600
  • Price Change (Last 24 Hours): ↓2.15 (-1.81%)
  • Price Change (Last 14 Days): ↓0.33 (-0.28%)

Sector Performance

  • Sector: Healthcare
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