Investors purchased shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) on weakness during trading hours on Monday. $201.72 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $95.46 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $106.26 million into the stock. Of all equities tracked, JPMorgan Chase & Co. had the highest net in-flow for the day. JPMorgan Chase & Co. traded down ($0.17) for the day and closed at $63.80

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

The company’s 50 day moving average is $62.51 and its 200-day moving average is $60.88. The stock has a market cap of $231.96 billion and a P/E ratio of 10.81.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 14th. The financial services provider reported $1.55 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.43 by $0.12. The firm had revenue of $24.40 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $23.84 billion. The company’s revenue was up 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.54 EPS. Equities research analysts expect that JPMorgan Chase & Co. will post $5.64 EPS for the current year.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Sunday, July 31st. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, July 6th were issued a $0.48 dividend. This represents a $1.92 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, July 1st. This is a positive change from JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.44.

In related news, COO Matthew E. Zames sold 3,991 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, July 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $63.91, for a total value of $255,064.81. Following the completion of the sale, the chief operating officer now owns 282,287 shares in the company, valued at approximately $18,040,962.17. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, insider Ashley Bacon sold 15,521 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, July 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $63.97, for a total transaction of $992,878.37. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 14,938 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $955,583.86. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

A number of hedge funds have added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Sei Investments Co. increased its stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 114.0% in the fourth quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 1,371,132 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $90,536,000 after buying an additional 730,383 shares during the period. MetLife Securities Inc increased its stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 55.1% in the fourth quarter. MetLife Securities Inc now owns 110,770 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $7,314,000 after buying an additional 39,340 shares during the period. Sandy Spring Bank increased its stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 8.7% in the fourth quarter. Sandy Spring Bank now owns 113,461 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $7,492,000 after buying an additional 9,122 shares during the period. Court Place Advisors LLC increased its stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 1.7% in the fourth quarter. Court Place Advisors LLC now owns 22,953 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $1,516,000 after buying an additional 393 shares during the period. Finally, Huntington National Bank increased its stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 4.0% in the fourth quarter. Huntington National Bank now owns 1,401,891 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $92,568,000 after buying an additional 54,355 shares during the period.

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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