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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
Fri, 17 Feb 2017NoneHanging ManTue, 07 Feb 20174.74%
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118.86 0.00 (0%) Feb 17 4:00pm EST
Open: 118.19 Range: 118.05 - 118.90 Vol: 8.69M Avg Vol: 6.94M
EPS: 5.93 P/E ratio: 20.04 EBITDA: 24.81B Mkt Cap: 323.36B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 117.28
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 114.32
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 114.76
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 117.15
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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. For the medium term, the 50 day moving average is generally in a trading range with a bearish downward bias. Even the 20 day moving average is trading in a range but with a bullish bias. 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 117.15. 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 $125.06* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 17 Feb 2017
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