JD.com stock: buy or sell

JD stock price: $87.77 -1.65% At close on Jan 15th, 2021

Updated on:
Jan 18th, 2021


JD.com stock brief

  • JD.com stock went down -1.65% to close at $87.77 on the stock market last Friday.
  • With the recent gains, JD.com is approaching to new all-time highs again, that are now just 8.76% above the current price
  • The stock is configuring an uptrend pattern since March 2020, when it bottomed at $32.70. Up to date, shares made a 168.41% gain since the beginning of this rally
  • JD.com, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an e-commerce company and retail infrastructure service provider in the People's Republic of China.

Should I buy JD.com stock?

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Is $JD stock a buy?

In the current situation of JD.com there is not any eligible buy setup. This doesn't mean $JD will slide in coming sessions, or it will not rise higher. Simply, it doesn't match our recommended trading systems

Should I sell JD.com stock?

When you own stock shares with some profit, it's really difficult to decide the correct moment to sell and get your profits. In the same way as when we have to buy shares, determining when is the best time to sell is not a whimsy decision, and we must use our own trading strategy. Our trading system selects very simple setups to guide us on when is the best moment to sell our shares. Be aware that these setups should not be used for shorting $JD stock

A guiding principle is that you must never keep a trading operation that produces higher than expected losses by the time of purchase. When to sell your stock should always be determined by the stop-loss (automatic or manual)

Is it time to sell JD.com stock?

Currently, JD.com stock doesn't match any of our preferred sell setups, so if you hold JD.com shares and your operation is in profit probably is not time to sell now

JD.com ratings

In the last 30 days, 2 analyst ratings were published for JD.com. General sentiment is bullish, with 2 out of 2 posting optimistic outlooks

JD.com analysts' ratings - Last month
Brokerage firmRating
Jan 5th, 2021
Stifel Nicolaus NeutralStrong buy
Jan 8th, 2021
Mizuho Strong buy

JD.com stock analysis

JD.com stock started an uptrend in March 2020, and gained an amazing 168.41%. The price shows higher highs and higher troughs, and along the way gave some buying opportunities for those who wanted to enter. Latest pullback was in mid-December, when price bounced at $79.07. Now, the price moves in a consolidation between its last top ($96.20) and its last bottom ($79.07)

$JD moving towards to Highs

Close to ATH

SMAs overview

JD stock SMAs chart

Supports and resistances

The current resistances are:

  • R1: $92.77 (5.70% above)
  • R2: $96.20 (9.60% above)
  • The current support levels are:

  • S1: $86.58 (-1.36% below)
  • S2: $85.39 (-2.71% below)
  • S3: $79.07 (-9.91% below)
  • Bollinger bands

    Since the price surpassed the upper band on January 5, the price has been corrected downwards by 8.76%

    JD stock Bollinger Bands chart

    Relative strength index

    The RSI dropped below the overbought level of 70 last November after just crossing to the overbough zone for just one day (weak signal). The RSI reading last Friday was 51.28. JD.com stock dropped a 5.10% since that level was lost

    JD stock RSI chart

    JD.com stock price history

    JD.com IPO was on May 22nd, 2014 priced at $21.75 per share1. Since then, JD stock surged by 303.54%, with an average of 50.59% per year. If you had invested $1,000USD in JD.com stock at that time, it would have a value of $4,035.40 today.

    1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits

    JD stock price history chart

    Price target for JD.com stock

    How much a stock will be priced tomorrow or next week is quite unpredictable. Banks and financial organisations post their analysis forecasting how a stock will performance in the future.

    The following table shows the price predictions posted by brokerage institutions over the last 30 days. If you are a small investor you must not buy or sell based on these projections.

    The average price target for JD.com stock calculated from the table below is $105.00. JD.com closed at $87.77 last Friday, so the target price is expecting a growth by 19.63%.

    JD.com stock price predictions
    Brokerage firmPrice target
    Jan 5th, 2021
    Stifel Nicolaus $105.00
    Jan 8th, 2021
    Mizuho $90.00$105.00

    Earnings and financials

    Last November, JD.com, Inc. ($JD) posted adjusted EPS for that highly beat Market expectations. Quarterly EPS was $0.50 per share instead of $0.40. This quarterly report means an earnings surprise of 25.00%. On the contrary, the company reported revenue for this quarter was $25.7 billion in line with analysts' forecasts.

    In comparison, the EPS for the same quarter last year was $2.08, so posted EPS means a drop of -75.96%. Sales skyrocketed a 29.20% on an annualized basis in the , from $1.3T to $1.7T last quarter.

    JD.com ($JD) will host the Q4 earnings call next March.

    JD.com performance

    JD performance compared
    JD.com ($JD) 9.00% 7.80% 38.40%

    The viewpoints expressed in this post are personal and should not be followed as recommendations for you to buy or sell shares. The author of this document does not have any knowledge of the individual situations of the reader, his or her finances or his or her own best interests at any given time. All users should speak with their financial advisor before buying or selling any securities Viewpoints are posted for learning motives only

    JD.com summary

    Friday, January 15th, 2021
    Day range$87.21 - $89.89
    Previous close$89.24
    Session gain-1.65%
    Average true range$5.05
    50d mov avg$86.07
    100d mov avg$82.38
    200d mov avg$69.09
    Earnings dateMarch 1st, 2021

    Frequently asked questions

    What is JD.com stock symbol?

    JD.com, Inc. is a public company trading in the US stock market with the JD symbol

    Is JD.com stock a buy or sell?

    JD.com received 2 ratings in the last 30 days: 2 bullish, 0 bearish and 0 neutral.

    Will JD go up?

    JD.com had different price forecasts issued by market analysts in the last month forecasting the target price to $105.00. That is a 19.63% than the last price ($87.77).