Brokerages predict that JD.Com Inc (NASDAQ:JD) will announce $0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have made estimates for JD.Com’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.08 and the highest is $0.11. JD.Com reported earnings per share of $0.07 in the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year over year growth rate of 28.6%. The company is scheduled to announce its next earnings report on Thursday, February 27th.

On average, analysts expect that JD.Com will report full year earnings of $0.95 per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.91 to $0.99. For the next fiscal year, analysts forecast that the business will post earnings of $1.22 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.01 to $1.38. Zacks’ earnings per share averages are a mean average based on a survey of research firms that that provide coverage for JD.Com.

JD has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. ValuEngine upgraded shares of JD.Com from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday. Benchmark reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $40.00 target price (up previously from $36.00) on shares of JD.Com in a research report on Wednesday, August 14th. Mizuho increased their target price on shares of JD.Com from $31.00 to $33.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday. Vertical Group initiated coverage on shares of JD.Com in a research report on Tuesday, October 22nd. They issued a “buy” rating for the company. Finally, 86 Research upgraded shares of JD.Com from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and increased their target price for the company from $35.00 to $41.00 in a research report on Friday, October 11th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and sixteen have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $34.25.

A number of hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of JD. NEXT Financial Group Inc purchased a new stake in JD.Com during the second quarter valued at about $25,000. Lindbrook Capital LLC lifted its stake in JD.Com by 85.5% during the third quarter. Lindbrook Capital LLC now owns 872 shares of the information services provider’s stock valued at $25,000 after buying an additional 402 shares in the last quarter. CWM LLC purchased a new stake in JD.Com during the second quarter valued at about $26,000. WealthStone Inc. purchased a new stake in JD.Com during the second quarter valued at about $28,000. Finally, Quest Capital Management Inc. ADV purchased a new stake in JD.Com during the third quarter valued at about $28,000. 40.50% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

JD traded down $0.36 on Thursday, reaching $32.44. The company had a trading volume of 12,436,432 shares, compared to its average volume of 14,534,835. The company has a fifty day moving average of $30.92 and a 200-day moving average of $29.74. The company has a market capitalization of $48.95 billion, a P/E ratio of -1,081.33 and a beta of 1.35. The company has a current ratio of 0.91, a quick ratio of 0.58 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.19. JD.Com has a one year low of $19.21 and a one year high of $35.43.

About JD.Com

JD.com, Inc, through its subsidiaries, operates as an e-commerce company and retail infrastructure service provider in the People's Republic of China. It operates in two segments, JD Retail and New Businesses. The company offers home appliances; mobile handsets and other digital products; desktop, laptop, and other computers, as well as printers and other office equipment; furniture and household goods; apparel; cosmetics, personal care items, and pet products; women's shoes, bags, jewelry, and luxury goods; men's shoes, sports gears, and fitness equipment; automobiles and accessories; maternal and childcare products, toys, and musical instruments; and food, beverage, and fresh produce.

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