EPS for Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Expected At $1.78

Andrew Cummings
June 23, 2017

Johnson & Johnson accounts for about 0.5% of HT Partners LLC's holdings, making the stock its 10th largest position. About 563,227 shares traded. Our Johnson & Johnson Health for Humanity Report (formerly named Citizenship & Sustainability Report) also includes a scorecard for the Johnson & Johnson Health for Humanity 2020 Goals, which were launched in June 2016 as a new set of commitments. It has underperformed by 39.81% the S&P500. Segall Bryant And Hamill Ltd Liability Co has invested 1.29% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). JNJ's profit would be $4.82 billion giving it 19.18 P/E if the $1.78 EPS is correct. Analysts expect next quarter's EPS to be $1.78 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $7.66. The stock increased 0.85% or $1.14 during the last trading session, reaching $136.05. Covington Capital Mngmt holds 2.18% of its portfolio in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) for 213,995 shares. It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500. (NYSE:CF) has declined 0.63% since June 23, 2016 and is downtrending. Its down 0.05, from 1.03 in 2016Q3. Moreover, Snyder Capital Management L P has 1.13% invested in the company for 627,492 shares. 81 funds opened positions while 118 raised stakes. 221.24 million shares or 0.77% less from 222.95 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Switzerland-based Gam Ag has invested 0.02% in Omnicom Group Inc. Bank of America upgraded the shares of AUO in report on Tuesday, July 19 to "Buy" rating. Wms Prtnrs Limited Company invested in 3.04% or 198,729 shares. Wespac Ltd reported 0.32% stake. Sei invested in 0% or 2,409 shares. Bridgeway Management Inc holds 0% of its portfolio in Air T, Inc. (NYSE:CF). Citigroup owns 168,243 shares. Bbva Compass Financial Bank holds 0.31% of its portfolio in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) for 41,920 shares. 37,520 are held by Coastline Trust. Markston Ltd Llc holds 99,672 shares. (NYSE:CF) for 145,683 shares. The Pennsylvania-based Mitchell Sinkler Starr Pa has invested 4.28% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). (NYSE:OMC) for 240,361 shares. Blackrock holds 0% in Air T, Inc. (NYSE:OMC) for 11,502 shares.

Since January 12, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 8 selling transactions for $31,926 activity. Another trade for 22,000 shares valued at $2.58 million was sold by Stoffels Paulus. Hewitt Dennis E. sold $119,197 worth of stock. Therefore 61% are positive. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Tuesday, March 15 by Jefferies. Wedbush maintained Omnicom Group Inc. The rating was upgraded by Citigroup to "Sell" on Thursday, April 7. Wedbush has "Neutral" rating and $89 target. Credit Suisse initiated Omnicom Group Inc. The company was maintained on Monday, June 5 by Jefferies. The company had revenue of $17.77 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $18.02 billion. The Firm also provides telecommunication services to clients across Alaska. United conducts its activities through a community-focused operating model of separate community banks, which, as of December 31, 2016, operated at 139 locations throughout the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, Georgia, and Gainesville, Georgia metropolitan statistical areas, upstate and coastal SC, north and coastal Georgia, western North Carolina, and east Tennessee.

Johnson & Johnson is a holding company, which is engaged in the research and development, manufacture and sale of a range of products in the healthcare field.

Market capitalization is just a fancy declare for a comprehensible concept: it is the market value of a company's outstanding shares. It operates through three segments: Consumer, Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices. It has a 18.99 P/E ratio.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.05, from 1 in 2016Q3. It is positive, as 63 investors sold JNJ shares while 834 reduced holdings.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Northpointe owns 87,118 shares for 1% of their portfolio. Convergence Inv Prtn Limited Company holds 14,490 shares. S&Co stated it has 4.46% of its portfolio in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Private Bancorporation Trust, Illinois-based fund reported 7,486 shares. 2,530 are held by Somerset Grp Inc Incorporated Ltd Liability Company. Stillwater Capital Advisors LLC's holdings in Johnson & Johnson were worth $10,944,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Envestnet Asset Mgmt has invested 0.28% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Marathon Mgmt has 26,260 shares. Rowland & Commerce Investment Counsel Adv accumulated 72,629 shares or 0% of the stock. Dubuque Fincl Bank Tru Co has 0.78% invested in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Twin Cap Management holds 246,330 shares or 1.83% of its portfolio. Diligent Invsts Limited Liability Company holds 6,821 shares. Tukman Grossman Capital Mgmt holds 570,330 shares.

Since February 1, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 insider sales for $14.98 million activity. The shares were sold on February 15th for an average price of $117.29. Duato Joaquin sold $6.18M worth of stock. The stock had a trading volume of 3,877,457 shares.

Clearbridge Invests Limited Liability has invested 1.17% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Therefore 50% are positive. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Johnson & Johnson will post $7.11 earnings per share for the current year. As per Friday, June 2, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. As per Friday, May 20, the company rating was initiated by Standpoint Research. Argus Research has "Buy" rating and $130 target.

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) opened at 134.91 on Thursday. The stock of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) earned "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, December 1. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, July 20 with "Outperform".

Other reports by iNewsToday