JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

131.80
1.30 1.00
NYSE : Finance
Prev Close 133.15
Open 130.27
Day Low/High 129.71 / 131.89
52 Wk Low/High 98.09 / 141.10
Volume 3.70M
Avg Volume 9.95M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 3.14B
Market Cap 428.26B
EPS 10.80
P/E Ratio 12.74
Div & Yield 3.60 (2.41%)

Latest News

Are Investors and Citizens as Safe as the Markets Assume We Are? (Part Trois)

In a paperless and cloudy world, are investors and citizens as safe as the markets assume we are? In a flat, networked and interconnected world, is it even possible for America to be an "oasis of prosperity" and a driver or engine of global economic...

Were Buyers Simply Exhausted?

* Sometimes it's that simple! Today we took the elevator down. We always seem required to find a reason for the market's action during the day -- it is the essence of the after-hours financial media shows. Most commentators have suggested that the m...

JP Morgan

A reminder that I have a large short position in : Jan 22, 2020 ' 12:05 PM EST DOUG KASS Hedging With the Most Beloved Bank Stock * Shorting more JP Morgan I am pressing my (JPM) short hedge (against my medium-sized bank longs).

Trades Today

Watch bonds - as they are not modifying the equity market's recent rise. The yield on the 10 year is down to 1.72% (-5 bps on the day) - that's a multi-month low as I mentioned on Wednesday. I have pressed my JP Morgan short hedge against my bank ho...

Hedging With the Most Beloved Bank Stock

* Shorting more JP Morgan I am pressing my short hedge (against my medium-sized bank longs).

Banks... It's an Issue of Timing Now

* With a less favorable reward vs. risk ratio, banks are less attractive over the near term I continue to increase my effective cash position and to reduce my gross exposure in this uncertain and elevated equity market. I have been adding to my shor...

Jim Cramer: 5 Reasons to Justify High P/E Multiples

Jim Cramer: 5 Reasons to Justify High P/E Multiples

These 5 points will determine whether a high-multiple stock is going to advance, decline -- or just coast.

The One Thing That Could Cause a Minsky Moment for the Market in 2020

The One Thing That Could Cause a Minsky Moment for the Market in 2020

Which is older: the current bull market or Betty White?

Exiting Some Nice Gainers -- JPM, CERN

Jim Cramer: The Earth's New Cop? The Microsoft Protection Agency

Jim Cramer: The Earth's New Cop? The Microsoft Protection Agency

While the president is pushing coal, this corporate giant is stepping up to cut the carbon cord.

5 Big Values in Small Bank Stocks

5 Big Values in Small Bank Stocks

There are attractive opportunities in 2020 among lesser-known regional banks.

Morgan Stanley Really Is That Good

Morgan Stanley Really Is That Good

It quickly becomes apparent that across the board, this firm is executing at a high level.

Headlines of Note

As we wait for the December Retail Sales report, here are some headlines catching my attention this morning:  Shares of PPG Industries are down in pre-market trading following December quarterly results that missed EPS expectations despite reporting...

Jim Cramer: In the U.S./China Deal, the Engagement Camp Won

Jim Cramer: In the U.S./China Deal, the Engagement Camp Won

I have been among the most wary of China and its ability to change. I remain that way. But the U.S. got more than I ever thought.

Bank Changes

Yesterday I shorted JP Morgan (at an average price of about $139.65) to hedge out a portion of my , and investments - which could be subject to a price correction in the weeks ahead. Yesterday and today I pared down C and BAC as they approach within...

China Trade Headline Pulls Market Back to Reality

China Trade Headline Pulls Market Back to Reality

What appeared as a day ready to take gains higher was knocked off balance by old news.

My Takeaways

Another win for da Bulls as the market bent but didn't break after the four-month-long advance: * Market breadth was +200 (at 3:30 p.m.) -- again not bad, all things being considered. * Oil was flat and gold -$4. * Bond yields dropped by 2-3 basis p...

Jim Cramer: Have Your Cake and Eat It, Too

Jim Cramer: Have Your Cake and Eat It, Too

This is one of those days when there's so much good news that it's overwhelming, and we see moves that we didn't think were possible.

Let's Break Down the Numbers on JPMorgan's Quarter

Let's Break Down the Numbers on JPMorgan's Quarter

Here's why I shorted a few on JPM and my take on the eye-popping earnings.

Closely Watching Gold Mining

Closely Watching Gold Mining

The group is in position to set up for another run.

Housekeeping Items

I have added to my short hedge (at over $140/share) and I have reduce (modestly) my long (still at medium-sized where I will likely stay ) at $82.40 (given my year end price target of $87.50-$90.00).

The Book of Boockvar

Peter on comment, China and NFIB: The NFIB small business optimism index for December slipped 2 pts m/o/m to 102.7 after rising by 2.3 pts last month. It's just below the monthly average in 2019 of 103, down from 106.7 in 2018 and vs 104.9 in 2017. ...

Will Earnings Season Cool an Overheated Market?

Will Earnings Season Cool an Overheated Market?

Earnings reports could provide a "sell the news" excuse for a pullback, but a powerful wave of Fed-created liquidity is crushing skeptics for now.

Hot Markets, Bank Earnings, China Dealings, Trading Tesla, Zscaler: Market Recon

Hot Markets, Bank Earnings, China Dealings, Trading Tesla, Zscaler: Market Recon

Monday brought more record highs for the broader equity indices. As a trader, the feeling is so eerie. I'm not kidding.

JPM Short

As I mentioned in my post, I expect some profit taking in the banks stocks - even in light of slightly better than expected fourth quarter reports. Upon review of its earnings report, I have taken a small trading short in JP Morgan at $139.20 (in pr...

The Outlook for Citigroup (and the Money Center Banks)

--I approach this group with some near-term caution after outsized gains (of between +40% and +50%) in 2019 --Small earnings beats might be met with modest profit taking --Citigroup and my other money center bank holdings are now within 10% of my ye...

Jim Cramer: The HQ for Innovation Is Right Here in San Francisco

Jim Cramer: The HQ for Innovation Is Right Here in San Francisco

The NYSE used to be the center of capitalism, but now it's where actual engineering, not financial engineering, is taking place.

Market Melt-Up Appears the Mantra for Now

Market Melt-Up Appears the Mantra for Now

There are multiple reasons to be wary of the market at these levels, and to be concerned about potential of rising inflation.