Johnson Controls International plc [JCI] shares are up more than 7.11% this year and recently decreased -0.01% or -$0.51 to settle at $45.45. Analysts expect JCI to grow earnings at a 11.15% annual rate over the next 5 years. JCI has a short ratio of 1.66. This implies that the market is currently less bearish on the outlook for JCI.

On 5, November 2020, Johnson Controls To Present At The Morgan Stanley Life After Covid Thematic Conference. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE: JCI) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, George Oliver and Executive Vice President, Chief Customer & Digital Officer, Michael Ellis will speak at the Morgan Stanley Life After Covid Thematic Conference hosted virtually on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. EST. A live webcast of the presentation will be available on the company’s website at: http://investors.johnsoncontrols.com/news-and-events/events-and-presentations.

Analyst Birdseye View:

The most recent analyst activity for Johnson Controls International plc [NYSE:JCI] stock was on August 11, 2020, when it was Upgrade with an Outperform rating from RBC Capital Mkts, which also raised its 12-month price target on the stock from $36 to $46. Before that, on October 21, 2020, Oppenheimer Recapitulated an Outperform rating and elevated its amount target to $48. On June 22, 2020, UBS Upgrade a Buy rating. On May 19, 2020, RBC Capital Mkts Upgrade a Sector perform rating and increased its price target from $25 to $29. On May 14, 2020, Cowen Upgrade an Outperform rating and decreased its price target to $36. On May 13, 2020, Vertical Research Upgrade a Buy rating. On April 17, 2020, Oppenheimer Downgrade a Perform rating. Goldman elevated its amount target by recapitulating a higher weight for this stock.

In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $22.77 and a peak of $47.58. Right now, according to Wall Street analyst the average 12-month amount target is $49.94. At the most recent market close, shares of Johnson Controls International plc [NYSE:JCI] were valued at $45.45. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of 1.08%.

FUNDAMENTAL ANALYSIS

Johnson Controls International plc [NYSE:JCI] most recently reported quarterly sales of 5.95 billion, which represented growth of -17.20%. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 33.20%, its Operating Margin is 5.40%, its Pretax Margin is +4.05, and its Net Margin is +2.83. Continuing to look at profitability, this corporation’s Return on Assets, Equity, Whole Principal & invested Principal is sitting at 1.52, 3.39, 6.42 and 2.45 respectively.

If looking now at the Principal structure of this organization, it shows its whole liability to the whole Principal at 30.95 and the whole liability to whole assets at 19.16. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 29.79 and enduring liability to assets at 0.18 while looking for an extended time period.

Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 45.10 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 44.23. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 46.56 and at 47.16 for 2nd resistance point.

Johnson Controls International plc [JCI] reported its earnings at $0.76 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 9/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $0.73/share signifying the difference of 0.03 and 4.10% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 6/29/2020, the stated earnings were $0.67 calling estimates for $0.48/share with the difference of 0.19 depicting the surprise of 39.60%.

Important Ratio’s To Watch

Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Johnson Controls International plc [NYSE:JCI] is 1.10. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 0.24. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 1.38, it’s amount to book ratio is 1.70 and showing 54.71 of P/E (TTM) ratio.

Insider Stories

The most recent insider trade was by Williams Jeffrey M, VP & Pres G Prod Bldg Tech Sol, and it was the sale of 13000.0 shares on Nov 09. VanHimbergen Robert M, the VP Corporate Controller, completed a sale of 4200.0 shares on Nov 04. On Nov 04, Brannemo Tomas, VP & President, BTS EMEALA, completed a sale of 14702.0 shares.