Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) Undervalued by 15.3%

JMP Securities set a $50.00 price target on shares of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, October 23rd. Once understood where Johnson Controls International plc lies, begin comparing it against other specific companies in the Auto Parts to begin searching for value. Bessemer Group Inc. now owns 2,550 shares of the auto parts company's stock valued at $110,000 after purchasing an additional 133 shares during the last quarter. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share by 2.7% during the second quarter. The stock sank -2.34% last month and is up 8.91 this year. Capital World Investors boosted its position in shares of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share by 4.7% during the 2nd quarter. As a company's earnings per share being to rise, so does their market value per share. RBC Capital Markets maintained Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) rating on Monday, July 10.

The company now has an insider ownership of 0.4 Percent and Institutional ownership of 94 Percent.

Several brokerages have recently commented on JCI. It is negative, as 9 investors sold Johnson Controls International plc shares while 5 reduced holdings. Citigroup reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $50.00 price objective (up previously from $47.00) on shares of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share in a research report on Monday, October 9th. With all of these companies being brought down, Johnson Controls International plc may be a diamond in the rough.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (JCI) Stake Lowered by Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc." was first published by StockNewsTimes and is the sole property of of StockNewsTimes. (NYSE:JCI), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold.

The company's consensus rating on Reuter's scale improved from 2.24 to 2.33 during a month. Also, VP Jeffrey M. Williams sold 1,955 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, October 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $41.43, for a total transaction of $80,995.65. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. The $55.21 level represents at least another 1% downside for the stock from its current price. Following the purchase, the chief executive officer now owns 634,732 shares in the company, valued at $23,358,137.60. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. A score above three means the company is not likely to go bankrupt, while score less than 1.8 suggests the firm is probably headed for bankruptcy.

Johnson Controls International plc (JCI) shares jumped and closed the day at $37.43, with the percent change of 0.03%.

JCI's overall volume in the last trading session was 7,569,624 shares. Meanwhile, the average 12-month price target from Wall Street analysts is now $43.85, this means that the stock is underpriced by 15.325%.

It is common practice for investors to use the price-to-earnings ratio (P/E ratio or price multiple) to determine if a company's stock price is over or undervalued. The company has a current ratio of 1.04, a quick ratio of 0.77 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.56.

Taking a look at insider trading at Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) can give useful insight into how the stock is performing.

A smart way of assessing a company's profitability is by checking out its latest Earnings per Share (EPS). The insider now holds 54,392 shares of Johnson Controls International plc (JCI). The business had revenue of $8.14 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $8.10 billion. The firm has a market cap of $34,361.40, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.23, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.00 and a beta of 0.90.

Wall Street analysts, on average, are forecasting the company's EPS to be 0.53, compared to 0.53 reported in the same quarter a year ago.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 12th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 18th will be paid a $0.26 dividend. Adding a sixth ratio, shareholder yield, we can view the Value Composite 2 score which is now sitting at 29. MD increased its position in Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share by 72.7% in the third quarter. The stock of Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) earned "Overweight" rating by Atlantic Securities on Friday, September 9. Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) has risen 13.24% since December 6, 2016 and is uptrending. If you are viewing this article on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States & global trademark and copyright law. The original version of this piece can be viewed at https://weekherald.com/2017/12/07/johnson-controls-international-plc-jci-stake-boosted-by-assetmark-inc.html.

The ERP5 of Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) is 2628.

Related Articles

  • Offbeat | 'Big as my head': Hawaii woman seeks record for huge avocado

    Offbeat | 'Big as my head': Hawaii woman seeks record for huge avocado

    Wang took the giant fruit to her local farmers market, the Pure Kona Green Market, and showed it to various produce purveyors. A woman in Hawaii has contacted Guinness World Records to see if she may have the world's heaviest avocado.

    Barclays Says That Delphi Technologies (NYSE:DLPH) Has $64 Stock Target

    BidaskClub upgraded shares of Delphi Automotive from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report on Thursday, August 24th. In other news, Director Bernd Wiedemann sold 17,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 28th.
    Patagonia to sue Trump: 'The president stole your land'

    Patagonia to sue Trump: 'The president stole your land'

    Patagonia called the decision an "illegal move" by Trump, and said the company plans to sue the administration over the decision. The suit, which is likely to provoke a prolonged court battle, claims Trump can not legally revoke the land's monument status.
  • Top 25 roundup: No. 2 Kansas, No. 5 Florida stunned

    Top 25 roundup: No. 2 Kansas, No. 5 Florida stunned

    Syracuse ranks 121st in three pointers attempted per game (22.4) while CT ranks 268th in three pointers allowed per game (23.4). Not only are the Jayhawks scoring points on a frantic pace, they are also one of the top 20 defensive teams in America as well.

    BB&T Investment Services Inc. Buys New Position in American Express Company (AXP)

    The investor is now holding 14,693,945 shares thanks to an increase of 4,513,000 new shares in their portfolio. American Express Co (Put) now has $85.25 billion valuation. 12,011 are owned by St Johns Inv Company Ltd Llc.

    Insider BARTLETT STEVE bought 200 Shares Of Ares Capital Corporation (ARCC)

    The stock of Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: ARCC ) earned "Buy" rating by DA Davidson on Wednesday, September 30. Renaissance Techs Ltd holds 0% of its portfolio in Ares Management, L.P. (NYSE:ARES) for 23,816 shares.
  • Assetmark Inc. Has $23.54 Million Position in Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC)

    One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating , seven have issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. Bank Of Nova Scotia increased Lennar Corp (NYSE:LEN) stake by 34,340 shares to 79,890 valued at $4.26M in 2017Q2. (NYSE: MMC ).
    United Nations  rights body passes Rohingya crimes measure

    United Nations rights body passes Rohingya crimes measure

    The call for a new approach to prosecutions reflects the dim prospect of charges through the International Criminal Court. But it is considered highly unlikely that China, a major investor and trading partner for Myanmar, would agree.
    Bitcoin surges above $14000 to new high

    Bitcoin surges above $14000 to new high

    I've never seen a chart of a security where the price really has a vertical pattern to it. Firstly, high-interest rates raise the "opportunity cost" of money used to buy Bitcoins.
  • Hayek Kallen Investment Management Takes Position in Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC)

    Short interest is another tool that analysts use to gauge investor sentiment. 110 funds opened positions while 566 raised stakes. Segall Bryant And Hamill Limited Liability Corp has 0.29% invested in Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC ) for 222,024 shares.
    Ruben Kihuen: 'I'm Not Resigning'

    Ruben Kihuen: 'I'm Not Resigning'

    Fourth District Representative Ruben Kihuen became the latest high profile man to face charges of sexual harassment . He added that he did not recall "the circumstances" the woman described. "I'm not resigning", he told ABC.

    Watching The Trendlines for Ishares 1-5Yr Laddered Corp Bond ETF

    Traders often add the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) to identify the direction of a trend. The indicator is non-directional meaning that it gauges trend strength whether the stock price is trending higher or lower.