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Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Consumer Durables   Sub-Sector: Major Pharmaceuticals
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Thu, 15 Jun 2017NoneShooting StarWed, 14 Jun 20170.2%
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136.43 0.00 (0%) Jun 23 4:00pm EDT
Open: 135.45 Range: 135.32 - 136.51 Vol: 9.01M Avg Vol: 5.88M
EPS: 5.95 P/E ratio: 22.58 EBITDA: 25.12B Mkt Cap: 361.92B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 109.66
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 123.12
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 123.49
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 119.08
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Daily Chart of JNJ

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Johnson & Johnson" (JNJ)?

JNJ is in a long term trading range with an upward bias. The last 52 weeks has seen this stock maintain an upward swing with about 77% of the time spent trading above the 200 day moving average. The 50 day moving average also indicates range bound trading but with a general bullish upside bias. Even the 20 day moving average is exhibiting similar bullish bias in a trading range. For adventurous traders, once a trading range is identified, a viable strategy is to short breakouts and buy breakdowns with the expectation JNJ will return into the established trading range. However, a more conservative and higher probability trade is to still buy dips as the longer term trend is still up. A good place to accummulate longs is at the 200 SMA currently near 119.08. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "JNJ".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $130.72* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Thu, 15 Jun 2017
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