JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM)

(NYSE:JPM)'s stock had its "buy" rating restated by investment analysts at Jefferies Group LLC in a research note issued on Wednesday.

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. The company now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $78.12.

A number of other brokerages also recently weighed in on JPM. Reilly Financial Advisors LLC raised its position in JPMorgan Chase & 13.0% in the third quarter. 28 Analysts reported that the Price Target for JPMorgan Chase & Co. might touch $108 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $90.79 and $52 respectively. The total market capitalization remained at $323.99 billion.

In other JPMorgan Chase & Co. news, CEO Douglas B. Petno sold 21,532 shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, January 18th. FBR & Co reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $85.00 target price on shares of J P Morgan Chase & Co in a report on Wednesday. (NYSE:JPM) stock is presently standing at about $91.21 and lots of equity research firms seem to have a target price set on the stock. Top-level EPS estimate is set at $1.65 while low-level EPS estimate among analysts is focused at $1.40.

J P Morgan Chase & Co has a 50 day moving average of 88.41 and a 200 day moving average of 78.10. Robert W. Baird analysts disclosed their opinion on JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, January 13th. The company reported the earnings of $1.58/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $1.44/share. The firm earned $24.30 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $23.48 billion. JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s revenue was up 2.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.68 EPS.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 19 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for JPMorgan Chase & 24.88 Billion.

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In related news, COO Matthew E. Zames sold 42,083 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, January 17th. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 44,711 shares in the company, valued at $3,741,416.48. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 202,699 shares of company stock worth $17,009,515 over the last three months. Eagle Global Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of JPMorgan Chase & 0.6% in the second quarter.

The Stock now has the market capitalization of $326.98 Billion, P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 14.79 and Weekly volatility of 1.27% and monthly volatility of 1.25% respectively. Hanson McClain Inc. now owns 2,384 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $148,000 after buying an additional 31 shares during the period. Finally, Glacier Peak Capital LLC bought a new stake in shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. during the fourth quarter valued at about $129,000. State Street Corp now owns 169,177,566 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $14,598,334,000 after buying an additional 11,844,085 shares during the period. Mairs & Power INC raised its position in shares of JPMorgan Chase & 0.8% in the second quarter. Profund Advisors LLC now owns 125,078 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $7,772,000 after buying an additional 9,411 shares during the period. The Return on Equity (ROE) and Return on Investment values are 10 percent and 5.9 percent respectively. The fund owned 39,345 shares of the financial services provider's stock after selling 4,850 shares during the period.

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