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Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ)

$126.92 USD -$0.61 (-0.48%)
Last Price $126.92
Net Change $-0.61 (-0.48%)
Bid $0
Ask Price $0
Open Price $127.23
Previous Close Price $127.53
High Price $127.67
Low Price $126.83
Number of Trades 18,425
Volume 4,005,200
Fifty Two Week High $129 (2017-03-15)
Fifty Two Week Low $109.32 (2016-12-07)
Average Daily Volume 6,435,124
Share Outstanding 2,693,830 Shares
Total Dividend Payout 3.36/yr
Dividend Yield 2.63%
1st Quarter Earnings $1.83 (2017-04-18)
2nd Quarter Earnings $1.58 (2017-01-24)
3nd Quarter Earnings $1.68 (2016-10-18)
4th Quarter Earnings $1.74 (2016-07-19)
PE Ratio $18.67
EPS Growth $5.46
Recent Earnings $1.83
Annual EPS $6.83
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $341.90B
Insider Shareholders % 0.0019%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 2,693,830
Inst. Shareholder % 65.92%
Annual Net Income $16.51B
TTM Net Profit Margin $23.1
1-Year Return 15.3%
3-Year Return 37.56%
5-Year Return 134.5%
5-Year Revenue Growth 10.55%
5-Year Earnings Growth 34.6%
5-Year Dividend Growth 40%
Annual Dividend $3.36
Annual Dividend Yield 2.63%
Change in EPS YTD 5.46%
Dividends per Share $0.84
Stock Split Ratio 2-1
Beta 0.79
Johnson & Johnson is engaged in the research and development, manufacture and sale of a range of products in the healthcare field. The Company operates in three segments: Consumer, Pharmaceutical, and Medical Devices and Diagnostics. Its Consumer segment offers products for use in the baby care, skin care, oral care, wound care, and women's health fields, nutritional and over-the-counter pharmaceutical products. The company's Pharmaceutical segment provides various products in the areas of anti-infective, antipsychotic, contraceptive, dermatology, gastrointestinal, hematology, immunology, neurology, oncology, pain management, thrombosis, vaccines, and infectious diseases. Its Medical Devices and Diagnostics segment offers electrophysiology and circulatory disease management products; orthopaedic joint reconstruction, spinal care, neurological, and sports medicine products; surgical care, aesthetics, and women's health products. Johnson & Johnson is based in New Brunswick, New Jersey.

Today's Johnson & Johnson Stock Update

In addition to our detailed company analysis, we also want to keep investors updated with the most important daily Johnson & Johnson stock numbers, like the latest close, and the one-year price change, and more, for today, May 27, 2017 . First, the most recent closing price of JNJ was $126.92. The Johnson & Johnson stock price closed down 0.48% or $0.61 from the day before. To put this latest Johnson & Johnson closing price in perspective, here's a look at where the JNJ share price has traded in the past year... At its current level, JNJ is trading at a higher price than it was one-year ago, with the stock price having gone up by 12.42%.

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The Johnson & Johnson stock price 52-week high is $129.00. That was hit on 3/15/2017. The JNJ stock 52-week low is $109.32, reached on 12/07/2016. Also, this - JNJ trading volume yesterday was 5,294,200. That's higher than Johnson & Johnson stock's average daily trading volume of 4,005,234. Johnson & Johnson's market cap is 341,900,903,000. That gives Johnson & Johnson a mega market cap, because it's over 200 billion. As of the beginning of April, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Johnson & Johnson stock is 18.67. That's lower than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare JNJ to other companies in the same industry. The current EPS (earnings per share) of JNJ is 5.95. Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Johnson & Johnson is 0.79. Johnson & Johnson stock has a dividend yield of 2.63%. Most income investors look for "dividend stocks" that have a yield of 2% or more, but there are different factors that affect the health of a company's payout. Every day we publish Johnson & Johnson stock news and coverage on a handful of other key stocks we're watching now so you can maximize profits. To get new info and stock news on JNJ and other companies you are interested in, sign up for Money Morning - it's free.

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