Traders Revving Their Engines as Stock Reaches Most Active List: Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)

Early action on shares of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) puts the stock on today’s active list. At press time, the stock had seen a change of -0.79% from the opening price. Monitoring recent stock trading activity, the stock price has reached $111.30. Company shares have been recently noted at -10.51% off of the 52 week high and 21.39% away from the 52 week low. Narrowing in closer, the stock is -8.52% off of the 50 day high and -0.23% removed from the 50 day low.

Analyst Views

Sell side analysts that regularly cover the stock have provided price targets and recommendations on Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). According to First Call, the consensus price target for the company is $126.32. The consensus recommendation provided by analysts is currently 2.40. This number is based on a scale from 1 to 5. Analysts rating the company a 1 or 2 indicate a Buy recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 4 or 5 indicate a Sell recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 3 indicate a Hold recommendation.

Past Stock Performance

Year to date performance for Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) sits at 12.60%. For the quarter, the stock has changed -5.20%. Monthly stock performance comes in at -1.80%. Looking a little bit closer, performance over the past week is -2.19%.