Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

159.38
NYSE
Prev Close 157.09
Day Low/High 157.59 / 159.67
52 Wk Low/High 147.69 / 179.92
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 2632.60B
Market Cap 413.55B
P/E Ratio 28.74
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Minding Mr. Market

Some observations:  * Ss over Ns. And the Russell is not crowing. (I added to my and shorts on the morning's strength). * Banks are lower in a sea of green this morning. It is my view that bank stocks are vulnerable after the runup. I will have a co...

Shorting DAL

I am (personally) shorting Delta Air Lines  - above $48 - in premarket trading following the J&J vaccine news.  DAL is on my Best Ideas List (short).  

Indices Fail to Tell the Story of This Market

Indices Fail to Tell the Story of This Market

Stay focused on sectors and rotational action if you want to navigate the action.

Music Interrupted

Recently in "On The Market's Stairway to Heaven - Headwinds Abound"  I wrote: "In all likelihood the groovy music being played in the market these days will be interrupted by something that could occur 'out of the blue' that no one is properly focus...

J&J Vaccine

Break in! The U.S. will seek to pause Johnson & Johnson  COVID vaccines owing to clotting issues.  I have added to my personal index shorts.

Jim Cramer: We're Seeing the Triumph of Big Balance Sheets vs the Small Ones

Jim Cramer: We're Seeing the Triumph of Big Balance Sheets vs the Small Ones

I would argue that the pandemic has lasted just long enough to wipe out the little guy and let the bigger guys have the run of the joint.

Stocks Are Crypto

Stocks Are Crypto

The issue is when the data conflict with the prevailing narrative. We are in such a position now.

I'm Buying Arcturus Therapeutics Stock and Here's the Reason Why

I'm Buying Arcturus Therapeutics Stock and Here's the Reason Why

My COVID vaccine eligibility actually began about a week before my symptoms began.

Jim Cramer: Robbing Peter to Pay Paul

Jim Cramer: Robbing Peter to Pay Paul

Let's review this Archegos drama and some lessons from this fickle market.

Should You Buy AstraZeneca After Its Positive Vaccine News?

Should You Buy AstraZeneca After Its Positive Vaccine News?

Here's my view on this space and where the money is to be made.

Spring Ahead or Fall Back? No Fear, Nasdaq Uptrend, Trading AbbVie and AMD

Spring Ahead or Fall Back? No Fear, Nasdaq Uptrend, Trading AbbVie and AMD

COVID numbers stopped improving a while ago, even with ever-improving rates of vaccination. Just what is going on here?

Jim Cramer: Want to Put Your Stimulus Check Into Stocks? Read This First

Jim Cramer: Want to Put Your Stimulus Check Into Stocks? Read This First

Let's set out the case for stocks -- and which kind -- and whether you might want to pay down other debt first.

Jim Cramer: Go Ahead, Try and Bet Against Me

Jim Cramer: Go Ahead, Try and Bet Against Me

You can listen to the haters on Twitter and Reddit, or you can see what I've been doing since 1979: trying to help the average Joe make some money.

Deceptive Thursday, Rotational Roundabout, Biden Bits, Disparate Fed Data

Deceptive Thursday, Rotational Roundabout, Biden Bits, Disparate Fed Data

Plus, the efficacy rate of the still-pending Novavax Covid-19 vaccine against variants of the virus give reason for pause.

Economic Stimulus, Financial Markets React, Treasury Auctions, Covid Update

Economic Stimulus, Financial Markets React, Treasury Auctions, Covid Update

How does this all end? I don't know that it does end.

Emergent BioSolutions Turns Bearish, So Beware

Emergent BioSolutions Turns Bearish, So Beware

A break in a key support level could precipitate further declines in the life sciences company's shares.

Steepening Yield Curve, All-Star Stocks Beatdown, Fed Speak, S&P Rally?

Steepening Yield Curve, All-Star Stocks Beatdown, Fed Speak, S&P Rally?

Smaller to mid-cap names have fared somewhat better than large cap tech, but make no mistake... there is a circle of life/death here.

Stopped Out on Johnson & Johnson but Willing to Buy it Lower

Stopped Out on Johnson & Johnson but Willing to Buy it Lower

Stand aside for now.

Biden Bits, Vaccine Vanguard, Unmasking Folly, Minerd Musings, Ives Inklings

Biden Bits, Vaccine Vanguard, Unmasking Folly, Minerd Musings, Ives Inklings

Among other things, the president works to align Democratic senators to support his massive Covid relief bill.

Jim Cramer: The Rush to Reopen Is Ill-Advised

Jim Cramer: The Rush to Reopen Is Ill-Advised

Only 7% of Texas is vaccinated, or two million people. I don't want to mess with Texas or Texans until that number is higher.

I'm Looking at Setups in Microsoft and Johnson & Johnson

I'm Looking at Setups in Microsoft and Johnson & Johnson

Let's see what happens with these buy zones for both MSFT and JNJ.

What's Up at the Fed? Supply & Demand, 12 Trading Notes, Microsoft Conference

What's Up at the Fed? Supply & Demand, 12 Trading Notes, Microsoft Conference

Should we care about Australia's central bank taking overtly aggressive action to reign in the long end of their yield curve? Yes, we should.

Broad Rally, Vaccine Optimism, Johnson & Johnson, GameStop Roars, Trading Nvidia

Broad Rally, Vaccine Optimism, Johnson & Johnson, GameStop Roars, Trading Nvidia

The market's catalyst had everything to do with the virus... optimism that humankind might stuff that scourge back into Pandora's box.

The Suppressed Economy, Impressive Earnings, U.S. Treasury Curve, Pandemic Watch

The Suppressed Economy, Impressive Earnings, U.S. Treasury Curve, Pandemic Watch

I want you to think about how quickly the long end of the U.S. Treasury curve is moving.

Here's Why I'm All in on the 'Normalization' Trade

Here's Why I'm All in on the 'Normalization' Trade

No matter what you want to call it -- there are plenty of reasons to be bullish right now.

Short Story Ends, Watching Curves, Enter J&J, Flexible FDA, Ford Impresses

Short Story Ends, Watching Curves, Enter J&J, Flexible FDA, Ford Impresses

Plus, Thursday was a solid day for nearly all sectors of the market, though Peloton Interactive pulls back after posting results.

Markets Focused on Relief Package, Price Is No Longer Truth, 'Unhedged Funds'

Markets Focused on Relief Package, Price Is No Longer Truth, 'Unhedged Funds'

Let's not kid ourselves that there is any longer some kind of relationship between price and value. Or fact and truth.

Johnson & Johnson Rates Higher Price Targets Based on Its Charts

Johnson & Johnson Rates Higher Price Targets Based on Its Charts

Buyers of the healthcare giant's shares have been more aggressive as the company pushes to launch its own Covid-19 vaccine.

Underperforming Transports, Vaccine Delivery, FOMC Statement, 3 Trading Thoughts

Underperforming Transports, Vaccine Delivery, FOMC Statement, 3 Trading Thoughts

Wednesday afternoon the Fed's Federal Open Market Committee will publish the central bank's first official policy statement of 2021.

Keep Your Eyes on the Speculation Sideshow

Keep Your Eyes on the Speculation Sideshow

I can't say when the market's B-movie will matter, but here's what I can tell you based on the indicators.