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Johnson & Johnson

$129.11

-7.09 (-5.21%)

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Credit Suisse says J&J 'unwelcome surprise' recall may also have positive signal

Credit Suisse analyst Matt Miksic said Johnson & Johnson's voluntary recall of a single lot of its baby powder was an "unwelcome surprise" for investors. However, despite the opportunity to take wider action, as the company did with Tylenol in 1982, J&J has chosen at this point to stand by its assertion that the baby powder does not contain asbestos, noted Miksic. On a related call, the company said the test results for the sample which triggered the recall are inconsistent with historical testing of the U.S. mine from which the lot was produced, which it said had been confirmed by third-party validation. Miksic, who continues to expect increasing clarity and reduced uncertainty around the range of potential liabilities facing the company, reiterated his Outperform rating and $158 price target on J&J shares.

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JNJ Johnson & Johnson
$129.11

-7.09 (-5.21%)

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BERN
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UPGRADE
Target $155
BERN
Outperform
Bernstein upgrades 'historically cheap' Johnson & Johnson to Outperform
Bernstein analyst Lee Hambright upgraded Johnson & Johnson to Outperform from Market Perform with a price target of $155, up from $148. The shares in premarket trading are up $1.94, or 1.5%, to $131. The stock is "historically cheap," currently trading at a 17% discount to its sum-of-the-parts and a 13% discount to the S&P 500 Index, Hambright tells investors in a research note. The analyst, who believes J&J will resolve its legal liability for $10B-$12B, says the shares reflect a worst case scenario with $50B of liabilities being priced in. Following discussions with legal experts, Hambright has a "hard time seeing the worst-case scenarios playing out." The analyst estimates Johnson & Johnson faces about $5B of liability for opioids, another $5B for talc, and $800M for Risperdal.
10/16/19
ATLE
10/16/19
UPGRADE
Target $129
ATLE
Neutral
Johnson & Johnson upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at Atlantic Equities
Atlantic Equities analyst Steve Chesney upgraded Johnson & Johnson to Neutral from Underweight with a $129 price target.
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10/16/19
NO CHANGE
Target $38
JPMS
Overweight
JPMorgan boosts Jabil target to $38 on key customer momentum
JPMorgan analyst Paul Coster raised his price target for Jabil (JBL) to $38 from $36 and keeps an Overweight rating on the shares. The analyst increased Jabil's price-to-earnings multiple to reflect positive momentum at key end customers Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Apple (AAPL), and to reflect near-term prospects for a hiatus in the trade conflict between the U.S. and China. J&J's Q3 results point to solid medical device performance, and stronger than expected iPhone demand for both the 11 and legacy models "should buoy positive headline momentum" heading into Apple's earnings at the end of the month, Coster tells investors in a research note.
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Fly Intel: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at Atlantic Equities. 2. FMC Corporation (FMC) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Baird with analyst Ben Kallo saying he believes FMC's new product introductions, expected share gains in key markets, and operating leverage can drive revenue and adjusted EBITDA growth in 2020 and beyond. 3. Pure Storage (PSTG) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Raymond James with analyst Simon Leopold saying recent VAR/Distributor checks have reflected positive sentiment suggesting Pure can exceed current Street estimates and he has gained a greater appreciation for the market expansion offered by the new FlashArray//C. 4. PDF Solutions (PDFS) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Craig-Hallum with analyst Christian Schwab saying PDF Solutions is transitioning the company to an analytics software model, and believes that looking out 3-5 years, and in line with management's long term model shared at the company's Analyst Day, it can become a "Rule of 40" SaaS like company with 70% gross margins and in aggregate a 20% top line growth rate and 20% operating margin. 5. Builders FirstSource (BLDR) and BMC Stock Holdings (BMCH) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Stephens. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.

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