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Johnson & Johnson Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.32 (+0.22 %)
(As of 11/27/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $144.00
50-Day Range
MA: $145.23
52-Week Range
Now: $144.00
Volume3.06 million shs
Average Volume8.09 million shs
Market Capitalization$379.09 billion
P/E Ratio22.64
Dividend Yield2.81%
Johnson & Johnson researches and develops, manufactures, and sells various products in the health care field worldwide. It operates in three segments: Consumer, Pharmaceutical, and Medical Devices. The Consumer segment offers baby care products under the JOHNSON'S brand; oral care products under the LISTERINE brand; beauty products under the AVEENO, CLEAN & CLEAR, DR. CI:LABO NEUTROGENA, and OGX brands; over-the-counter medicines, including acetaminophen products under the TYLENOL brand; cold, flu, and allergy products under the SUDAFED brand; allergy products under the BENADRYL and ZYRTEC brands; ibuprofen products under the MOTRIN IB brand; and acid reflux products under the PEPCID brand. This segment also provides women's health products, such as sanitary pads and tampons under the STAYFREE, CAREFREE, and o.b. brands; wound care products comprising adhesive bandages under the BAND-AID brand; and first aid products under the NEOSPORIN brand. The Pharmaceutical segment offers products in various therapeutic areas, including immunology, infectious diseases, neuroscience, oncology, pulmonary hypertension, and cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. The Medical Devices segment provides orthopedic products; general surgery, biosurgical, endomechanical, and energy products; electrophysiology products to treat cardiovascular diseases; and vision care products, such as disposable contact lenses and ophthalmic products related to cataract and laser refractive surgery. The company markets its products to general public, and retail outlets and distributors, as well as distributes directly to wholesalers, hospitals, and health care professionals for prescription use. Johnson & Johnson was founded in 1886 and is based in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.52 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$82.06 billion
Cash Flow$11.90 per share
Book Value$24.49 per share


Net Income$15.12 billion


Outstanding Shares2,632,543,000
Market Cap$379.09 billion
Next Earnings Date1/27/2021 (Estimated)
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Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Johnson & Johnson's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Johnson & Johnson's stock was trading at $131.80 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, JNJ stock has increased by 9.3% and is now trading at $144.00.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Johnson & Johnson?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Johnson & Johnson in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Johnson & Johnson?

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When is Johnson & Johnson's next earnings date?

Johnson & Johnson is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 27th 2021.
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How were Johnson & Johnson's earnings last quarter?

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) posted its earnings results on Sunday, October, 18th. The company reported $2.20 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.98 by $0.22. The company had revenue of $21.08 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $20.15 billion. Johnson & Johnson had a net margin of 21.01% and a return on equity of 34.64%. Johnson & Johnson's revenue for the quarter was up 1.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $2.12 EPS.
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How often does Johnson & Johnson pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Johnson & Johnson?

Johnson & Johnson announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 22nd. Investors of record on Tuesday, November 24th will be given a dividend of $1.01 per share on Tuesday, December 8th. This represents a $4.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.81%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 23rd.
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How will Johnson & Johnson's stock buyback program work?

Johnson & Johnson declared that its board has initiated a share buyback program on Monday, December 17th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $5,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 1.5% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are typically an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has Johnson & Johnson issued on next quarter's earnings?

Johnson & Johnson updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 13th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $7.95-8.05 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $7.89. The company issued revenue guidance of 0.0-1.0% to ~$82.0-82.8, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $80.66 billion.

What price target have analysts set for JNJ?

13 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Johnson & Johnson's stock. Their forecasts range from $155.00 to $182.00. On average, they anticipate Johnson & Johnson's share price to reach $166.08 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.3% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Johnson & Johnson?

Johnson & Johnson saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 30th, there was short interest totaling 12,770,000 shares, an increase of 13.9% from the October 15th total of 11,210,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 6,420,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.0 days. Currently, 0.5% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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Who are some of Johnson & Johnson's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Johnson & Johnson own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Johnson & Johnson investors own include AT&T (T), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ), The Walt Disney (DIS), NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Cisco Systems (CSCO), The Procter & Gamble (PG) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Johnson & Johnson's key executives?

Johnson & Johnson's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Alex Gorsky, Chairman & CEO (Age 60, Pay $5.58M)
  • Mr. Joseph J. Wolk CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53, Pay $2.01M)
  • Dr. Paulus A. Stoffels, Chief Scientific Officer (Age 58, Pay $3.68M)
  • Mr. Joaquin Duato, Vice Chairman of Exec. Committee (Age 57, Pay $3.35M)
  • Ms. Jennifer L. Taubert, Exec. VP & Worldwide Chairman of Pharmaceuticals (Age 56, Pay $2.04M)
  • Mr. Robert J. Decker Jr., Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. James Swanson, Exec. VP & Global CIO
  • Mr. Christopher DelOrefice, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Michael H. Ullmann, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 61)
  • Ms. Ashley Watson, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 51)

What is Johnson & Johnson's stock symbol?

Johnson & Johnson trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "JNJ."

Who are Johnson & Johnson's major shareholders?

Johnson & Johnson's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.36%), State Street Corp (5.69%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.12%), Morgan Stanley (0.85%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.59%) and Nuveen Asset Management LLC (0.54%). Company insiders that own Johnson & Johnson stock include Ashley Mcevoy, Charles Prince, Hubert Joly, Kathryn E Wengel, Marillyn A Hewson, Michael E Sneed, Peter Fasolo, Ronald A Kapusta and William D Perez.
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Which institutional investors are selling Johnson & Johnson stock?

JNJ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., State of Tennessee Treasury Department, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company, and Hexavest Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Johnson & Johnson company stock in the last year include Ashley Mcevoy, Kathryn E Wengel, and Michael E Sneed.
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Which institutional investors are buying Johnson & Johnson stock?

JNJ stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Natixis, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Polar Capital LLP, Boston Partners, Morgan Stanley, California Public Employees Retirement System, Ossiam, and CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC. Company insiders that have bought Johnson & Johnson stock in the last two years include Charles Prince, Hubert Joly, Marillyn A Hewson, and William D Perez.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Johnson & Johnson's stock price today?

One share of JNJ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $144.00.

How big of a company is Johnson & Johnson?

Johnson & Johnson has a market capitalization of $379.09 billion and generates $82.06 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $15.12 billion in net income (profit) each year or $8.68 on an earnings per share basis. Johnson & Johnson employs 132,200 workers across the globe.

What is Johnson & Johnson's official website?

The official website for Johnson & Johnson is 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.

This page was last updated on 11/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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