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Wed 28'th Mar 2018

PERIOD 2017-12-29 - 2018-03-28
CHANGE 0.19%
PRICE $127.45






Johnson & Johnson Stock Analysis

Technical stock analysis for Wed 28'th Mar 2018

Sell candidate since 2018-03-22 Gain 0.05%

Johnson & Johnson gained 0.19% in the last trading day, rising from $127.21 to $127.45 The price has been going up and down for this period, and there has been a -3.68% loss for the last 2 weeks. Volume fell in the last day by -0.93 million shares, and in total, 6.86 million shares bought and sold for approximately $874.74 million. You should take into consideration that a falling volume on higher prices causes divergence and may be an early warning about possible changes for the next couple of days.

Shorts 3.07% ( 2018-03-15 )
Cash 68 427.0 mill
Loans 102 108.0 mill
Beta 0.74
ROA 0.85


Johnson & Johnson lies in the middle of a wide and falling trend in the short term and further fall within the trend is signaled. Given the current short-term trend, the stock is expected to fall -12.05% during the next 3 months and, with 90% probability hold a price between $102.25 and $117.90 at the end of this period.

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A buy signal was issued from a pivot bottom point on Friday March 23, 2018, which indicates further gains until a new top pivot has been found. Volume fell during the last trading day despite gaining prices. This causes a divergence between volume and price and may be an early warning. The stock should be watched closely. Some negative signals were issued as well, and these may have some influence on the near short-term development. Johnson & Johnson holds sales signals from both short- and long-term moving averages. In addition, there is a general sales signal from the relation between the two signals where the long-term average is above the short-term average. On corrections up there will be some resistance from the lines at $128.13 and $130.29. A break-up above any of these levels will issue buy signals.

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Relative Strength Index (RSI)

RSI14 is 39 and the stock is currently not being overbought or oversold

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Support & Resistance

Johnson & Johnson finds support from accumulated volume at $127.28. On the upside the stock meets some resistance just above today's level from accumulated volume at $130.39, $131.83 and $141.83.

The stock is about to test the resistance from accumulated volume at $130.39 and this may cause the stock to take a minor break or get into a more sideways move for a few days.

Support: $127.28 Price: $127.45 Resistance: $130.39


This stock is usually traded at good volume, and with minor daily changes the risk is considered to be low. During the last day, the stock moved $1.81 (1.42%) between high and low. For the last week, the stock has had a daily average volatility of 2.12%.

Our recommended stoploss: We hold a sell evaluation for this stock. No stop-loss set.

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