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Johnson & Johnson stock outperforms market on strong trading day

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Shares of Johnson & Johnson /zigman2/quotes/201724570/composite JNJ +1.31% inched 0.60% higher to $164.34 Wednesday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -0.54% rising 0.31% to 4,701.21 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average /zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime DJIA -0.02% rising 0.10% to 35,754.75. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Johnson & Johnson closed $15.58 short of its 52-week high ($179.92), which the company reached on August 20th.

The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Wednesday, as Roche Holding AG Part. Cert. /zigman2/quotes/206948568/composite RHHVF +1.65% rose 0.75% to $397.98, Merck & Co. Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209956077/composite MRK +1.82% rose 1.29% to $73.21, and Pfizer Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202877789/composite PFE +1.44% fell 0.62% to $51.40. Trading volume (6.2 M) remained 1.0 million below its 50-day average volume of 7.2 M.

Editor's Note: This story was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones and FactSet. See our market data terms of use.

/zigman2/quotes/201724570/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 170.59
+2.21 +1.31%
Volume: 9.07M
Jan. 27, 2022 4:00p
P/E Ratio
21.83
Dividend Yield
2.49%
Market Cap
$443.28 billion
Rev. per Employee
$697,212
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/zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime
US : S&P US
4,326.51
-23.42 -0.54%
Volume: 3.04B
Jan. 27, 2022 5:00p
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/zigman2/quotes/210598065/realtime
US : Dow Jones Global
34,160.78
-7.31 -0.02%
Volume: 527.78M
Jan. 27, 2022 5:00p
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/zigman2/quotes/206948568/composite
US : U.S.: OTC
$ 379.51
+6.16 +1.65%
Volume: 3,948
Jan. 27, 2022 3:42p
P/E Ratio
21.25
Dividend Yield
0.00%
Market Cap
$327.83 billion
Rev. per Employee
$647,143
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/zigman2/quotes/209956077/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 80.58
+1.44 +1.82%
Volume: 20.19M
Jan. 27, 2022 4:02p
P/E Ratio
28.45
Dividend Yield
3.43%
Market Cap
$199.90 billion
Rev. per Employee
$660,851
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/zigman2/quotes/202877789/composite
US : U.S.: NYSE
$ 53.37
+0.76 +1.44%
Volume: 36.96M
Jan. 27, 2022 4:02p
P/E Ratio
15.84
Dividend Yield
3.00%
Market Cap
$297.54 billion
Rev. per Employee
$883,274
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