Analysts Recommended this Stock: Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI)

James Marshall
December 16, 2017

Amgen Inc now has $126.98 billion valuation. About 8.06M shares traded or 53.10% up from the average. Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) has risen 13.24% since December 16, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.64% the S&P500.

Finally, Bbva Compass Bancshares Inc. raised its holdings in Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share by 4.2% in the 2nd quarter. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 60% are positive. Johnson Controls Inc. has $64 highest and $39 lowest target.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share declared that its board has initiated a share buyback program on Thursday, December 7th that permits the company to buyback $1.00 billion in outstanding shares. Normua has "Buy" rating and $50 target. The rating was maintained by UBS with "Buy" on Friday, September 16. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, November 10 by RBC Capital Markets. Benzinga.com's article titled: "Is Johnson Controls A "Value Trap"?" Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share has a payout ratio of 37.4% meaning its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. Gabelli has "Hold" rating and $50 target. The rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs with "Buy" on Tuesday, November 1. Investors of record on Monday, December 18th will be given a $0.26 dividend. Its down 0.16, from 1.15 in 2017Q1. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.44/share and a High Estimate of $0.57/share. Covington Management, California-based fund reported 88,254 shares. Bessemer Gp Incorporated has invested 0.04% in Amgen Inc. Axiom Invsts Limited Com De reported 703,470 shares. The insider, OLIVER GEORGE, now holds 634,732 shares of JCI. Eagleclaw Cap Managment Ltd owns 0.14% invested in Amgen Inc. The shares were acquired at an average price of $36.80 per share, with a total value of $1,004,640.00. 352,505 were accumulated by M&T National Bank & Trust Corporation. The company has a quick ratio of 0.77, a current ratio of 1.04 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.56. Cibc Corporation reported 0.06% stake. Brinker has 12,805 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio. 5,283 are held by Marquette Asset Mngmt. King Luther Management stated it has 0.95% in Amgen Inc. The count of Hold ratings in that period was 0. Johnson Controls Inc. had 74 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Tuesday, January 26 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets has "Sector Perform" rating and $46 target. The stock has "Buy" rating by Oppenheimer on Friday, July 28. The firm has "Outperform" rating by William Blair given on Wednesday, September 30. Susquehanna upgraded the stock to "Positive" rating in Monday, March 20 report. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, December 20 by Credit Suisse.

Analysts await Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) to report earnings on February, 7. The investor is now holding $13.43 million shares due in part to a decrease of 2.03 million new shares in their portfolio. It also reduced Novartis Ag Spon Adr (NYSE:NVS) stake by 6,409 shares and now owns 114,909 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.75 in 2017 Q2.

SG Americas Securities LLC lessened its holdings in Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) by 68.2% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The analyst recommendations from a month ago are 1 Buy, 6 Strong Buy, 0 Sell, 0 Hold and 9. Cleararc Cap holds 0.17% or 23,855 shares. Schwartz Counsel holds 1.88% or 676,053 shares.

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Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 9th. Parkside Financial Bank & Trust raised its holdings in Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share by 31.9% in the 2nd quarter. Alphamark Advisors Ltd Liability Com owns 95 shares or 0% of their United States portfolio. Cullinan Associates has 131,900 shares. Cleararc Capital Incorporated stated it has 23,855 shares. Altfest L J & stated it has 0.16% of its portfolio in Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI). Amer Rech And Management, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 501 shares.

Company's existing stock price is at $37.41 with a change in price of -0.66%.

Gemmer Asset Management Ltd Llc reported 337 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings.

Johnson Controls International plc (JCI) now trades with a market capitalization of $34.51 Billion. The total number of shares traded in the last 12 months is 722,698. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share had a return on equity of 11.91% and a net margin of 6.32%.

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