What Johnson & Johnson's Earnings Mean For Mutual Fund Investors (JNJ)
Shauna O'Brien Apr 14, 2015
Inside JNJ’s Results
The company reported earnings of $4.32 billion, or $1.53 per share, down from $4.73 billion, or $1.64 per share, last year. Excluding special items, earnings were $1.56 per share – above analysts’ view of $1.54.
Revenue declined 4.1% to $17.37 billion from $18.12 billion last year. Analysts expected to see revenue of $17.31 billion.
Looking ahead, JNJ now expects to see FY2015 EPS between $6.04 and $6.19. Previously, the company expected to see EPS between $6.12 and $6.27 per share. Analysts expect to see EPS of $6.16.
JNJ To Seek Acquisitions
Mutual Funds to Watch
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The Bottom Line
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