JNJ is doing well, what could that mean?

Discussion in 'Stocks' started by myminitrading, Nov 15, 2007.

  1. Warren Buffit was buying it over the summer, that sly dog.
  2. people still have to shave and brush their teeth, wash their hair, etc...
  3. yep, all this is pretty recession proof stuff-

    Johnson & Johnson engages in the manufacture and sale of various products in the health care field worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Consumer, Pharmaceutical, and Medical Devices and Diagnostics. Its Consumer segment offers personal care and hygienic products, including adult skin and hair care, baby care, oral care, first aid, sanitary, and nonprescription drugs. It provides these products under various brands, including AVEENO, BAND-AID, CAREFREE, CLEAN & CLEAR, JOHNSON'S, MOTRIN IB, NEUTROGENA, RoC, PEPCID AC, REMBRANDT, SPLENDA, STAYFREE, TYLENOL, LISTERINE, NICORETTE, and SUDAFED. The company's Pharmaceutical segment offers products in the antifungal, anti-infective, cardiovascular, dermatology, gastrointestinal, hematology, immunology, neurology, oncology, pain management, psychotropic, urology, and women's health fields. It offers RISPERDAL and RISPERDAL CONSTA for the treatment of schizophrenia; PROCRIT that stimulates red blood cell production; REMICADE for the treatment of Crohn's disease, ankylosing spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis, ulcerative colitis, chronic severe plaque psoriasis, and rheumatoid arthritis; TOPAMAX, an anti-epileptic and migraine prevention treatment; LEVAQUIN and FLOXIN anti-infective porducts; DURAGESIC for chronic pain; ORTHO EVRA contraceptive patch and ORTHO TRI-CYCLEN LO oral contraceptive; CONCERTA for treating hyperactivity disorder; and NATRECOR for decompensated congestive heart failure. The company's Medical Devices and Diagnostics segment provides suture and mechanical wound closure products, surgical equipment and devices, wound management and infection prevention products, interventional and diagnostic cardiology products, diagnostic equipment and supplies, joint replacements, and disposable contact lenses. The company was founded in 1885 and is based in New Brunswick, New Jersey.