3. As of noon trading, ABB ( ABB) is down $0.12 (-0.5%) to $22.37 on light volume. Thus far, 402,116 shares of ABB exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $22.35-$22.52 after having opened the day at $22.45 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $22.49.

ABB Ltd provides power and automation technologies for utility and industrial customers worldwide. ABB has a market cap of $50.2 billion and is part of the electronics industry. Shares are up 5.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate ABB a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates ABB as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full ABB Ratings Report now.

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