Raises Stake in Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

(JNJ) by 28.54% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Provise Management Group Llc sold 4,385 shares as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)'s stock rose 6.85%. Capital World Investors now owns 26,510,007 shares of the company's stock valued at $3,507,009,000 after purchasing an additional 1,050,000 shares in the last quarter. Johnson And Johnson Com now has $392.50B valuation. The stock increased 0.16% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $78.99. Usca Ria LLC now owns 49,607 shares of the company's stock worth $6,179,000 after purchasing an additional 2,244 shares during the period.

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 17th. It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500.

Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc decreased its stake in Johnson & Johnson Com Usd1 (JNJ) by 5.23% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. IHT Wealth Management LLC now owns 10,942 shares of the company's stock worth $122,000 after buying an additional 3,467 shares in the last quarter. The institutional investor held 42,372 shares of the medical and dental instruments company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $8.93M, up from 40,720 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Illinois-based Great Lakes Limited Co has invested 0.06% in Lululemon Athletica Inc. The stock increased 0.26% or $0.31 during the last trading session, reaching $118.66. About 4.96M shares traded. Carter's, Inc. (NYSE:CRI) has declined 16.63% since January 12, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 36.03% the S&P500. The stock of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) earned "Buy" rating by Argus Research on Wednesday, July 20. Therefore 80% are positive. On average, equities analysts predict that Johnson & Johnson will post $7.04 EPS for the current fiscal year. (NYSE:C) rating on Friday, October 6. Piper Jaffray has "Neutral" rating and $105 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, September 22 report. The stock of Carter's, Inc. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Johnson & Johnson from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Tuesday, December 12th. Based on a recent trade, the shares are 0.30% away from the 52-week high and 31.92% from the 52-week low. It also reduced its holding in Teck Resources Ltd. (NYSE:TCK) by 43,700 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 33,020 shares, and cut its stake in Potash Corp Sask Inc (NYSE:POT).

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Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in Q3 2017. The company has a current ratio of 1.32, a quick ratio of 1.02 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.36. It is negative, as 59 investors sold MMM shares while 612 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 97 raised stakes. (NYSE:C) for 777 shares. Robeco Institutional Asset Mgmt Bv holds 3,468 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Tyvor Cap Lc owns 37,999 shares for 0.71% of their portfolio. Boyar Asset Mgmt has invested 2.19% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). 105.19 million shares or 0.45% more from 104.73 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Atalanta Sosnoff Cap Ltd Com has 471,904 shares for 2.12% of their portfolio. Gotham Asset Limited Liability Com holds 0% of its portfolio in Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NYSE:CRI). 23 are owned by Assetmark. State Street Corp now owns 160,223,321 shares of the company's stock valued at $19,955,806,000 after purchasing an additional 6,656,371 shares during the period. Advisor Group Inc. increased its position in Johnson & Johnson by 6.6% in the third quarter. Gillespie Robinson Grimm Inc has 3.99% invested in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) for 230,510 shares. Therefore 50% are positive.

Analysts await Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) to report earnings on January, 23. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Thursday, August 4 with "Hold". The company has a market capitalization of $391,590.00, a P/E ratio of 25.31, a PEG ratio of 2.67 and a beta of 0.80. Jefferies maintained Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) rating on Tuesday, September 13. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, October 18 by Jefferies. Evercore maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, September 21 report. BMO Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $152.0 target. BMO Capital Markets maintained Citigroup Inc. The firm has "Underweight" rating by Alembic given on Friday, July 21. On Friday, October 16 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with "Buy". Jefferies maintained Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) rating on Thursday, July 14. The company now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $122.52. They expect $1.72 EPS, up 8.86% or $0.14 from last year's $1.58 per share. JBHT's profit will be $113.04M for 29.28 P/E if the $1.03 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.90 actual earnings per share reported by Johnson & Johnson for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -9.47% negative EPS growth. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 27th will be given a dividend of $0.84 per share. Its the same as in 2017Q2. It is without change, as 45 investors sold JNJ shares while 871 reduced holdings. only 111 funds opened positions while 645 raised stakes. Athena Capital Advsr Limited Liability Com reported 2,275 shares. (NASDAQ:JBHT) for 1,444 shares. Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky holds 297,678 shares. North Star Mgmt Corporation has invested 1.55% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Miles holds 0.87% or 11,736 shares. Fayerweather Charles stated it has 4.9% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). First Fin Fincl Bank reported 94,009 shares or 2.07% of all its holdings. Investment Centers Of America Incorporated invested in 0.83% or 87,286 shares.

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