Traders bought shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) on weakness during trading on Thursday. $181.65 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $86.11 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $95.54 million into the stock. Of all stocks tracked, JPMorgan Chase & Co. had the 3rd highest net in-flow for the day. JPMorgan Chase & Co. traded down ($0.23) for the day and closed at $64.10

Several equities analysts have weighed in on JPM shares. Vetr downgraded JPMorgan Chase & Co. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $66.16 target price for the company. in a research report on Wednesday, April 20th. Societe Generale set a $72.00 target price on JPMorgan Chase & Co. and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, April 14th. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $70.00 target price on shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research report on Wednesday, May 18th. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research report on Thursday, April 14th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets lifted their target price on JPMorgan Chase & Co. from $71.00 to $77.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research report on Thursday, April 14th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and twenty-four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $71.18.

The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $62.52 and a 200 day moving average price of $60.81. The firm has a market cap of $232.58 billion and a PE ratio of 10.84.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 14th. The financial services provider reported $1.55 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.43 by $0.12. The business had revenue of $24.40 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $23.84 billion. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $1.54 EPS. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s revenue for the quarter was up 2.5% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities research analysts expect that JPMorgan Chase & Co. will post $5.64 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Sunday, July 31st. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, July 6th will be issued a dividend of $0.48 per share. This is a boost from JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.44. This represents a $1.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.00%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, July 1st.

In other JPMorgan Chase & Co. news, EVP Gordon Smith sold 23,735 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, July 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $64.05, for a total transaction of $1,520,226.75. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 152,462 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $9,765,191.10. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link. Also, insider Ashley Bacon sold 15,521 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, July 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $63.97, for a total value of $992,878.37. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 14,938 shares in the company, valued at approximately $955,583.86. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

A number of hedge funds and institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC increased its position in JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 6.3% in the fourth quarter. Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC now owns 17,119 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,130,000 after buying an additional 1,021 shares in the last quarter. CFO4Life L.P. increased its position in JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 15.0% in the fourth quarter. CFO4Life L.P. now owns 17,317 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,143,000 after buying an additional 2,262 shares in the last quarter. Greenleaf Trust increased its position in JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 4.7% in the fourth quarter. Greenleaf Trust now owns 18,911 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,249,000 after buying an additional 850 shares in the last quarter. Telos Capital Management Inc. increased its position in JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 11.2% in the fourth quarter. Telos Capital Management Inc. now owns 18,984 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,254,000 after buying an additional 1,909 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Waldron LP increased its position in JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 9.9% in the fourth quarter. Waldron LP now owns 19,389 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,280,000 after buying an additional 1,751 shares in the last quarter.

JPMorgan Chase & Co is a financial holding company. The Company is engaged in investment banking, financial services. It operates in four segments, as well as a Corporate segment. Its segments are Consumer & Community Banking, Corporate & Investment Bank, Commercial Banking and Asset Management. The Consumer & Community Banking segment serves consumers and businesses through personal service at bank branches and through automatic teller machines, online, mobile and telephone banking.

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