With over 9.02 million JD.com Inc. (JD) shares trading Monday and a closing price of $31.12 on the day, the dollar volume was approximately $280.56 million. The shares have shown a negative half year performance of -19.86% and its price on 09/18/23 lost nearly -1.43%. Currently, there are 1.57B common shares owned by the public and among those 1.31B shares have been available to trade.
An analysis of what Wall Street brokers have to say about the expected price targets for this stock gives us this picture: 45 analysts who have offered their price forecasts for JD have a consensus price objective of $385.13. The analysts have set the share’s price value over the next 12 months at a high of $708.78 and a low of $168.31. The average price target is 45.9% above its recent price level and an upside to the estimated low will see the stock gain 81.51% over that period. But an upside of 95.61% will see the stock hit the forecast high price target while median target price for the stock is $375.40.
Shares of JD.com Inc. (NASDAQ: JD) opened at $31.08, down -$0.49 from a prior closing price of $31.57. However, the script later moved the day high at 31.17, down -1.43%. The company’s stock has a 5-day price change of -2.51% and -21.91% over the past three months. JD shares are trading -44.56% year to date (YTD), with the 12-month market performance down to -46.02% lower. It has a 12-month low price of $31.44 and touched a high of $67.10 over the same period. JD has an average intraday trading volume of 9.96 million shares. The stock is trading above its simple moving averages at the SMA20, SMA50, and SMA200, as the current price level is off by -5.76%, -13.16%, and -28.27% respectively.
Institutional ownership of JD.com Inc. (NASDAQ: JD) shares accounts for 16.10% of the company’s 1.57B shares outstanding.
It has a market capitalization of $49.66B and a beta (3y monthly) value of 0.54. The stock’s trailing 12-month PE ratio is 16.47, while the earnings-per-share (ttm) stands at $1.89. The company has a PEG of 0.81 and a Quick Ratio of 1.10 with the debt-to-equity ratio at 0.23. Price movements for the stock have been influenced by the stock’s volatility, which stands at 1.45% over the week and 2.04% over the month.
Analysts forecast that JD.com Inc. (JD) will achieve an EPS of $0.78 for the current quarter, $0.72 for the next quarter and $3.38 for 2024. The lowest estimate earnings-per-share for the quarter is $0.66 while analysts give the company a high EPS estimate of $0.98. Comparatively, EPS for the current quarter was $0.92 a year ago. Earnings per share for the fiscal year are expected to increase by 384.80%, and 16.50% over the next financial year. EPS should shrink at an annualized rate of 20.43% over the next five years, compared to 139.90% over the past 5-year period.
If you are looking to buy this stock, then you may note that the average analyst recommendation by 45 brokerage firm advisors rate JD.com Inc. (JD) as a “Strong Buy” at a consensus score of 1.90. Specifically, 32 Wall Street analysts polled rate the stock as a buy, while 7 of the 45 advise that investors “hold,” and 1 rated it as a “Sell.”
Looking at the support for the JD, a number of firms have released research notes about the stock. UBS stated their Neutral rating for the stock in a research note on April 13, 2023, with the firm’s price target at $60-$43.