JPMorgan Chase & Co. [NYSE: JPM] price surged by 1.33 percent to reach at $2.0. The company report on March 8, 2021 that J.P. Morgan Launches Project Spark to support diverse emerging alternative investment managers.
J.P. Morgan Asset Management to make initial $25 million investment in funds managed by diverse emerging managers.
J.P. Morgan Asset Management announced the launch of Project Spark, a new initiative aimed at providing capital to funds managed by diverse, emerging alternative managers, including minority-led and women-led venture capital funds and other private funds.
A sum of 17045492 shares traded at recent session while its average daily volume was at 14.00M shares. JPMorgan Chase & Co. shares reached a high of $155.46 and dropped to a low of $150.75 until finishing in the latest session at $152.91.
The one-year JPM stock forecast points to a potential downside of -1.78. The average equity rating for JPM stock is currently 2.20, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
Guru’s Opinion on JPMorgan Chase & Co. [JPM]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for JPM shares is $150.24 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on JPM stock is a recommendation set at 2.20. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Jefferies have made an estimate for JPMorgan Chase & Co. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on January 07, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on January 07, 2021, representing the official price target for JPMorgan Chase & Co. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $139, while Daiwa Securities analysts kept a Outperform rating on JPM stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for JPMorgan Chase & Co. is set at 3.65, with the Price to Sales ratio for JPM stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 7.21. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.89, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 462.49.
JPM Stock Performance Analysis:
JPMorgan Chase & Co. [JPM] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 1.60. With this latest performance, JPM shares gained by 10.60% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 50.90% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 41.48% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for JPM stock in for the last two-week period is set at 66.73, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 66.23, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 66.62 for JPMorgan Chase & Co. [JPM]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 138.32, while it was recorded at 151.46 for the last single week of trading, and 111.95 for the last 200 days.
Insight into JPMorgan Chase & Co. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and JPMorgan Chase & Co. [JPM] shares currently have an operating margin of +28.71. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +22.79.
Return on Total Capital for JPM is now 4.42, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 5.28. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 10.72, with Return on Assets sitting at 0.95. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, JPMorgan Chase & Co. [JPM] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 203.39. Additionally, JPM Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 67.04, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 16.78. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 112.01, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 32.95.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, JPMorgan Chase & Co. [JPM] managed to generate an average of $113,542 per employee.
JPM Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, JPMorgan Chase & Co. posted 0.78/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 1.84/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -57.60%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for JPM. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for JPMorgan Chase & Co. go to 1.28%.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. [JPM] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $332,952 million, or 72.80% of JPM stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of JPM stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 243,407,749, which is approximately 0.348% of the company’s market cap and around 0.10% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 192,569,871 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $29.45 billion in JPM stocks shares; and STATE STREET CORP, currently with $20.7 billion in JPM stock with ownership of nearly 0.165% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in JPMorgan Chase & Co. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of January and at the time of the January reporting period, where 1,694 institutional holders increased their position in JPMorgan Chase & Co. [NYSE:JPM] by around 106,792,755 shares. Additionally, 1,275 investors decreased positions by around 73,208,465 shares, while 225 investors held positions by with 1,997,435,270 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 2,177,436,490 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. JPM stock had 369 new institutional investments in for a total of 10,069,930 shares, while 91 institutional investors sold positions of 10,110,618 shares during the same period.