Final Four Stocks: Abbott Labs vs. AbbVie

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Spring is in the air, and the annual NCAA March Madness college basketball tournament has once again captivated the nation. Of course, that also means Cinderella stories like Wichita State have busted the brackets of would-be basketball prognosticators.

Here at The Motley Fool, we decided to stick with what we know, trading our basketball picks in for stock picks. We formed our own bracket filled with the top Big Pharma and Big Biotech stocks in a winner take-all tournament as determined by the collective intelligence of our CAPS community.

This Final Four matchup is a heavyweight bought between Abbott Labs and AbbVie. Watch and find out which stock gets eliminated and which will advance to the championship round.


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The article Final Four Stocks: Abbott Labs vs. AbbVie originally appeared on Fool.com.

Max Macaluso, Ph.D., and David Williamson has no position in any stocks mentioned.Follow David on Twitter: @MotleyDavid.The Motley Fool recommends Gilead Sciences and Johnson & Johnson and owns shares of Johnson & Johnson. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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