Auto Parts: Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) Position of the day

George Oliver becomes chairman and CEO

George Oliver becomes chairman and CEO

The value of the company's investment in Johnson Controls International increased from $43,000 to $49,000 a change of $6,000 for the reporting period.

Other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Bontempo Ohly Capital Mgmt Llc, a Maryland-based fund reported 34,762 shares.#img1#. Bessemer Group Inc. boosted its stake in Johnson Controls International PLC by 5.5% in the second quarter. A 5 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while 2 believe that investors should either steer clear of (NYSE:JCP) or, if they already own its stock, sell it. Covington Cap Management has invested 0.28% of its portfolio in Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI).

Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:IONS) closed up +2.4 points or 5.16% at $48.88 with 0.97 mln shares exchanging hands. First PREMIER Bank now owns 3,361 shares of the auto parts company's stock valued at $146,000 after buying an additional 2,640 shares during the last quarter.

Johnson Controls has been plagued by what analysts have called an "alarming" cash flow shortfall, leaving it particularly vulnerable to competition. Bbva Compass Bancshares Inc. now owns 3,714 shares of the auto parts company's stock valued at $161,000 after buying an additional 150 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 85.20% of the company's stock. We see here that Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) is -1.68% away from the 20-Day Simple Moving Average. It opened the session with a $38.34 price tag, later ranging from $37.77 to $38.65, the range at which the stock has traded at throughout the day. Johnson Controls International plc Auto Parts holds an EPS of -1.6 that demonstrates an EPS growth this year at -186.00%.

Company chares are trading at $38.56 marginally under the 50 day moving average of $40.96 and barely below the 200 day moving average of $41.60. BBX Capital Corporation tumbled -5.87% from its high of $7.5 to a $827.5 million market value through last close. Moreover, Peoples Financial Service Corp has 0.02% invested in Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI). The auto parts company reported $0.71 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.71. Johnson Controls International PLC had a negative net margin of 0.43% and a positive return on equity of 11.74%. The firm had revenue of $7.67 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $7.72 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.07 EPS.

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A number of research analysts recently issued reports on the company. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with "Overweight" rating in Monday, August 7 report. BidaskClub raised Johnson Controls International PLC from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, June 29th. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) has risen 13.24% since August 22, 2016 and is uptrending. The rating was downgraded by William Blair on Wednesday, December 2 to "Market Perform". First PREMIER Bank raised its position in shares of Johnson Controls International PLC by 366.2% in the second quarter. Sold All: 28 Reduced: 8 Increased: 7 New Position: 5. The Company also supplies advanced battery technologies to power start-stop, hybrid and electric vehicles.

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