The Skba Capital Management Llc holds 24,800 shares with $3.22M value, down from 51,800 last quarter. Community Financial Services Group Llc who had been investing in Johnson & Johnson for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $358.97 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.20% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $76.47. About 76,009 shares traded or 233.65% up from the average. (NYSE:LVS) has risen 28.09% since March 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500.
Spc Financial Inc increased its stake in Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) by 208.8% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cornerstone Investment Partners Llc bought 5,234 shares as the company's stock rose 6.85% with the market. The hedge fund run by Ray Carroll held 253,279 shares of the real estate investment trusts company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $10.40 million, up from 234,244 at the end of the previous reported quarter. About 998,452 shares traded or 10.53% up from the average.
TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) Shares Bought by D.A. Davidson & CO." was first reported by Dispatch Tribunal and is the sole property of of Dispatch Tribunal. The Russell 2000 index rose 4 points, or 0.3% to 1,566.
Analysts await MAXIMUS, Inc. Finally, Capital World Investors boosted its position in Johnson & Johnson by 4.1% during the 2nd quarter. Greenleaf invested in 0% or 312 shares. MMS's profit will be $54.78M for 20.54 P/E if the $0.84 EPS becomes a reality. Mastrapasqua Asset Mngmt reported 0.16% stake. The insider Andrekovich Mark sold 2,700 shares worth $194,400. Shares for $3.89 million were sold by Robbins Charles. $506,253 worth of MAXIMUS, Inc. The net percent change held by Institutional Investors has seen a change of 1.07% in last three month period. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.51, a current ratio of 1.41 and a quick ratio of 1.12. The number of shares now owned by investors are 131.11 mln. Johnson & Johnson comprises about 0.4% of Dimensional Fund Advisors LP's holdings, making the stock its 18th largest position. Fin Prtnrs Limited Liability Company holds 7,654 shares.
It is a positive indicator for investor portfolio value - when the price of a stock Investor owns goes up in value. Burke Herbert National Bank Trust stated it has 0.5% in Las Vegas Sands Corp. Verifone Sys Inc (NYSE:PAY) was reduced too. Convergence Inv Partners Lc has invested 0.3% in MAXIMUS, Inc. Guggenheim Ltd Liability invested in 0.31% or 1.02M shares. Pax Ww Mngmt Ltd Llc, New Hampshire-based fund reported 163,943 shares. Zacks Invest Mgmt invested in 2% or 655,528 shares. Bradley Foster & Sargent Ct invested in 0.23% or 73,472 shares. Willingdon Wealth Management grew its stake in shares of Johnson & Johnson by 218.8% in the 3rd quarter. Teacher Retirement Systems Of Texas holds 0% in MAXIMUS, Inc. (NYSE:LVS) for 149,777 shares. Cornerstone Inc holds 615 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Signature Incorporated invested in 14,528 shares. (NYSE:MMS) for 9,924 shares. Hexavest invested in 2.8% or 1.76 million shares. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.58 EPS. sell-side analysts predict that Johnson & Johnson will post 8.11 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Baxter Bros holds 1.61% or 43,166 shares in its portfolio. MAXIMUS had 36 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Tuesday, June 13 by Cowen & Co. HSBC downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Thursday, September 1 report. The company was maintained on Friday, February 9 by Canaccord Genuity. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, April 26 by JP Morgan. The stock of MAXIMUS, Inc. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Barrington Research given on Wednesday, February 22. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold" on Thursday, July 14. The company was maintained on Wednesday, June 7 by Jefferies.
Tensile Capital Management Llc, which manages about $504.77 million and $525.56M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Ptc Inc (NASDAQ:PTC) by 45,000 shares to 789,626 shares, valued at $44.44M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in O'reilly Automotive (NASDAQ:ORLY) by 75,960 shares in the quarter, for a total of 94,637 shares, and has risen its stake in Williams Partners (ACMP).
Since February 15, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $20.17 million activity. Therefore 64% are positive. Johnson & Johnson had 91 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Wednesday, July 19, the company rating was maintained by UBS. Also, the Hold rating count is 11 as of 03/08/18. BMO Capital Markets maintained Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) on Monday, July 10 with "Buy" rating. Bank of America upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Tuesday, October 4 report. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of JNJ in report on Tuesday, August 25 with "Outperform" rating. BTIG Research has "Sell" rating and $110.0 target. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 24 by SunTrust. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $114 target in Wednesday, October 7 report.
Johnson & Johnson earned a media sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. Its the same as in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 6 investors sold ANAT shares while 38 reduced holdings.
For this year, Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) is performing -5.48%. Bonness owns 41,038 shares. State Street Corporation accumulated 132,345 shares.
Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $148.91 on the shares of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ). Huntington Steele has 3,878 shares. Monarch Cap Management Inc invested 3.2% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Aspen Invest Management invested 1.36% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). 800 are owned by Manufacturers Life Ins Co The. Agf stated it has 0.17% of its portfolio in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Connor Clark Lunn Investment Limited holds 0.49% or 623,545 shares.
Short Ratio of stock is 2.28.