Investors sold shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) on strength during trading on Friday. $101.52 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $180.41 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $78.89 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, JPMorgan Chase & Co. had the 0th highest net out-flow for the day. JPMorgan Chase & Co. traded up $0.28 for the day and closed at $67.49

A number of analysts recently commented on the company. Vetr upgraded JPMorgan Chase & Co. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $68.05 price objective for the company in a research report on Tuesday, August 16th. Jefferies Group reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research report on Sunday, July 17th. Societe Generale reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research report on Monday, June 6th. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $70.00 price objective on shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research report on Wednesday, May 18th. Finally, Bank of America Corp. reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research report on Tuesday, May 17th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and twenty-two have issued a buy rating to the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $71.50.

The company has a 50-day moving average price of $65.30 and a 200 day moving average price of $62.32. The company has a market capitalization of $243.74 billion and a PE ratio of 11.44.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 14th. The financial services provider reported $1.55 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.43 by $0.12. The company had revenue of $24.40 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $23.84 billion. The business’s revenue was up 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $1.54 EPS. Analysts anticipate that JPMorgan Chase & Co. will post $5.65 earnings per share for the current year.

In related news, COO Matthew E. Zames sold 3,991 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, July 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $63.91, for a total transaction 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 sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Also, EVP Gordon Smith sold 23,735 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, July 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $64.05, for a total value of $1,520,226.75. Following the sale, the executive vice president now owns 152,462 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $9,765,191.10. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Other hedge funds have made changes to their positions in the company. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its stake in shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 0.7% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 24,673,028 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $1,629,271,000 after buying an additional 177,169 shares during the last quarter. RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 10.2% in the fourth quarter. RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC now owns 1,590,316 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $105,009,000 after buying an additional 146,704 shares during the last quarter. Veritable L.P. increased its stake in shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 7.7% in the fourth quarter. Veritable L.P. now owns 152,393 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $10,063,000 after buying an additional 10,876 shares during the last quarter. Pettyjohn Wood & White Inc. increased its stake in shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 8.4% in the fourth quarter. Pettyjohn Wood & White Inc. now owns 27,644 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $1,825,000 after buying an additional 2,143 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Deere & Co. increased its stake in shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. by 0.8% in the fourth quarter. Deere & Co. now owns 269,399 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $17,788,000 after buying an additional 2,068 shares during 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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