NYSE:JNJ - Johnson & Johnson Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $127.63 -3.06 (-2.34 %) (As of 01/22/2019 01:32 PM ET)Previous Close$130.69Today's Range$127.01 - $129.500952-Week Range$118.62 - $148.99Volume6.04 million shsAverage Volume6.98 million shsMarket Capitalization$350.63 billionP/E Ratio17.48Dividend Yield2.75%Beta0.72 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Johnson & Johnson is a holding company, which engages in the research and development, manufacture and sale of products in the health care field. It operates through the following segments: Consumer, Pharmaceutical, and Medical Devices. The Consumer segment includes products used in the baby care, oral care, beauty, over-the-counter pharmaceutical, women's health, and wound care markets. The Pharmaceutical segment focuses on therapeutic areas such as immunology, infectious diseases ad vaccines, neuroscience, oncology, cardiovascular and metabolism, and pulmonary hypertension. The Medical Devices segment offers products used in the orthopedic, surgery, cardiovascular, diabetes care, and eye health fields. The company was founded by Robert Wood Johnson I, James Wood Johnson and Edward Mead Johnson Sr. in 1886 and is headquartered in New Brunswick, NJ. Receive JNJ News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for JNJ and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Pharmaceutical preparations Sub-IndustryPharmaceuticals SectorMedical Current SymbolNYSE:JNJ Previous Symbol CUSIP47816010 Webwww.jnj.com Phone732-524-0400Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.46 Current Ratio1.72 Quick Ratio1.40Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio17.48 Forward P/E Ratio15.64 P/E Growth1.93 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$76.45 billion Price / Sales4.48 Cash Flow$9.3365 per share Price / Cash Flow13.67 Book Value$22.39 per share Price / Book5.70Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$7.30 Net Income$1.30 billion Net Margins1.89% Return on Equity34.62% Return on Assets13.90%Miscellaneous Employees134,000 Outstanding Shares2,682,900,000Market Cap$350.63 billion OptionableOptionable Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) Frequently Asked Questions What is Johnson & Johnson's stock symbol? Johnson & Johnson trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "JNJ." How often does Johnson & Johnson pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Johnson & Johnson? Johnson & Johnson announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 2nd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, February 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.90 per share on Tuesday, March 12th. This represents a $3.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.82%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 25th. View Johnson & Johnson's Dividend History. How will Johnson & Johnson's stock buyback program work? Johnson & Johnson declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Monday, December 17th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $5,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase up to 1.5% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Johnson & Johnson's earnings last quarter? Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January, 22nd. The company reported $1.97 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.95 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $20.39 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $20.27 billion. Johnson & Johnson had a net margin of 1.89% and a return on equity of 34.62%. Johnson & Johnson's quarterly revenue was up 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $1.74 earnings per share. View Johnson & Johnson's Earnings History. When is Johnson & Johnson's next earnings date? Johnson & Johnson is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Johnson & Johnson. What guidance has Johnson & Johnson issued on next quarter's earnings? Johnson & Johnson updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $8.50-8.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $8.60. The company issued revenue guidance of $80.4-81.2 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $82.74 billion.Johnson & Johnson also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $8.50-8.65 EPS. What price target have analysts set for JNJ? 13 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Johnson & Johnson's shares. Their forecasts range from $110.00 to $160.00. On average, they anticipate Johnson & Johnson's stock price to reach $139.5455 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Johnson & Johnson. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Johnson & Johnson? 13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Johnson & Johnson in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Johnson & Johnson. Has Johnson & Johnson been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about JNJ stock have trended very positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Johnson & Johnson earned a news sentiment score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. Are investors shorting Johnson & Johnson? Johnson & Johnson saw a decline in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 15,719,662 shares, a decline of 19.9% from the December 14th total of 19,633,883 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 15,979,892 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.0 days. Currently, 0.6% of the company's stock are sold short. View Johnson & Johnson's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Johnson & Johnson's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Johnson & Johnson include Pfizer (PFE), Roche Holdings AG Basel (RHHBY), Novartis (NVS), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), AbbVie (ABBV), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Eli Lilly And Co (LLY), Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO), Sanofi (SNY), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), AstraZeneca (AZN), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Bayer (BAYRY), Celgene (CELG) and Shire (SHPG). Who are Johnson & Johnson's key executives? Johnson & Johnson's management team includes the folowing people: Alex Gorsky, Chairman & Chief Executive OfficerJoseph J. Wolk, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice PresidentMichael H. Ullmann, Executive Vice President & General CounselJennifer Taubert, EVP & Worldwide Chairman-PharmaceuticalsPeter M. Fasolo, Chief Human Resources Officer & Executive VP Who are Johnson & Johnson's major shareholders? Johnson & Johnson's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include DNB Asset Management AS (0.06%), Hexavest Inc. (0.06%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.05%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.04%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.04%) and BTIM Corp. (0.03%). Company insiders that own Johnson & Johnson stock include Alex Gorsky, Charles Prince, Dominic J Caruso, Joaquin Duato, Michael E Sneed, Paulus Stoffels, Peter Fasolo and Ronald A Kapusta. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Johnson & Johnson. Which major investors are selling Johnson & Johnson stock? JNJ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Atalanta Sosnoff Capital LLC, Sit Investment Associates Inc., USS Investment Management Ltd, Highland Capital Management LLC, Hexavest Inc., Moreno Evelyn V and Capital Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Johnson & Johnson company stock in the last year include Alex Gorsky, Joaquin Duato, Michael E Sneed, Paulus Stoffels, Peter Fasolo and Ronald A Kapusta. View Insider Buying and Selling for Johnson & Johnson. Which major investors are buying Johnson & Johnson stock? JNJ stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including KAMES CAPITAL plc, DNB Asset Management AS, Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc., Weather Gauge Advisory LLC, QCI Asset Management Inc. NY, Centre Asset Management LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Nachman Norwood & Parrott Inc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Johnson & Johnson. How do I buy shares of Johnson & Johnson? Shares of JNJ can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Johnson & Johnson's stock price today? One share of JNJ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $127.72. How big of a company is Johnson & Johnson? Johnson & Johnson has a market capitalization of $350.63 billion and generates $76.45 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $1.30 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.30 on an earnings per share basis. Johnson & Johnson employs 134,000 workers across the globe. What is Johnson & Johnson's official website? The official website for Johnson & Johnson is http://www.jnj.com. How can I contact Johnson & Johnson? Johnson & Johnson's mailing address is ONE JOHNSON & JOHNSON PLZ, NEW BRUNSWICK NJ, 08933. The company can be reached via phone at 732-524-0400. MarketBeat Community Rating for Johnson & Johnson (NYSE JNJ)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 674 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 779 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,453MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Johnson & Johnson and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe JNJ will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe JNJ will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Stop Order?