Current Price: ~ $20/share
Projected Yield: ~ 4.02%
Pfizer is the world's largest pharmaceutical firm, with annual sales near $70 billion. Following the acquisition of Wyeth, prescription drugs now account for close to 90% of sales. Top sellers include cholesterol-lowering Lipitor, Celebrex for arthritis, Viagra for impotence, and Lyrica for epilepsy and some types of neuropathic pain. Recently approved drugs with blockbuster potential include oncology drug Sutent and Chantix for smoking cessation.