Notable Earnings: Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)

Shares of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) fell -3.37% to reach at $42.50 during previous trading session. The company has experienced volume of 10,487,800 shares while on average the company has a capacity of trading 5.90M share.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) on February 1, 2017 reported first quarter 2017 GAAP earnings per share (“EPS”) from continuing operations of $0.39.  Adjusted EPS from continuing operations were $0.53, up 10 percent versus the prior year period.

Reported sales of $7.1 billion were up slightly compared to the prior year. Organic sales growth of 1 percent and higher lead pass-through was mostly offset by the negative impact of foreign currency translation and net acquisition and divestiture activity.

Earnings before interest and taxes (“EBIT”) was $521 million and the EBIT margin was 7.4 percent. Adjusted EBIT was $757 million, up 10 percent over last year (up 13 percent excluding foreign exchange and lead cost increases) with adjusted EBIT margin expansion of 90 basis points, to 10.7 percent.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) holds the market capitalization of $41.28B along with 938.71M outstanding shares. During the last trade, stock’s minimum price has been reached out at $42.25 while the maximum trading price moved at $43.32. Currently the stock price is moving -12.71% off from the highest level of twelve months and +31.87% above from twelve months low. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) marked 52-week highest price level of $48.69 on 11/28/16 and 52-week lowest price level of $32.23 on 02/11/16. For the stock, price target value has been calculated at $50.12 based on calls of 18 experts. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $45.00 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $55.00.

As of current trade, Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) has shown weekly downbeat performance of -3.82%. Its six months performance indicated a bearish movement while its yearly performance reflected a positive trend of 28.63%. Year-to-date (YTD) performance of the stock illustrate upbeat trend of 3.18%. Shares of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) currently have an ABR of 2.21, derived from a total of 17 opinions. The company’s price sits -2.29% below from its 50-day moving average of $42.93 and -0.84% below from the stock’s 200-day moving average of $44.16. The company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 40.18 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.88. Its weekly and monthly volatility is 2.26%, 1.89% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 0.92.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 1.06 and price to book ratio for most recent quarter is 1.18, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter is 14.68. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.80 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.10. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.68 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.61. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) has a Return on Assets of -3.50%. The company currently has a Return on Equity of -9.50% and Return on Investment of -1.50%.

Stock Earnings Estimates in Limelight: Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) soared 0.48% or +0.21 points during previous trade after opening at the price of $43.59, a total of 9,386,000 shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 5.87M shares. The stock has a market capitalization of $41.09B and it has 938.71M outstanding shares.

According to consensus agreement of 16 analysts Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) will report earnings per share of $0.52 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 2/1/17 Before Market Open. The stock added almost 5.9% in price since last earning report, when its share price was $41.33. For the current quarter the company has highest EPS estimates of $0.53 and low forecast is $0.5. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.44 earnings per share.

Earnings reaction history indicates that share price went up 15 times out of last 27 quarters. In Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s last 12 earnings reports, it has beaten EPS estimates 58% of the time. However it has meet the estimates 5 times and missed 0 time.

If we have a peek on EPS and surprise factor history during last four quarters, for the previous quarter ended on 9/2016, the consensus mean EPS was $1.02 while Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) reported $1.21 EPS on 11/8/2016 Before Market Open with a difference of 0.19 marking a surprise factor of 18.63%. The stock’s next day closing price was $43.69 with the gain of 5.71% in its share price. On seventh day of the earnings report price change of the stock was 6.02%.

Previously for the quarter ended on 6/2016, Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s expected mean EPS was $0.56, the company reported its quarterly earnings per share of $0.57 on 7/29/2016 Before Market Open, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate by 0.01 with surprise factor of 1.79%. The stock’s closing price was $45.08 with the gain of 0.36% in its share price on the day following the earning announcement. However price change of the stock was -1.25% on seventh day of the earnings report.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s mean EPS estimate was $0.47 for the quarter ended on 3/2016, while it reported EPS of $0.47 on 4/29/2016 Before Market Open, meeting the analysts’ consensus estimate by 0.00 with surprise factor of 0.00%. On next day when data was publically announced, the stock’s closing price was $37.99 with 5.97% gain in its share price. On seventh day of the earnings report price change of the stock was up 8.37%.

Back on 1/29/2016 the company’s estimated EPS value was $0.43 and it reported $0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter ended on 12/2015. The company posted a positive surprise factor of 2.33% by 0.01.

Average EPS forecast for the current year is $2.68 according to 18 analysts making projections for Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI). The most expectant earnings per share estimate of the stock is set at $2.75 while the conservative estimates kept at $2.6 over the current year. Having a look at the historical EPS report, the company attained $3.98 EPS for the previous year. While revenue estimates for the current year is $30.09B, Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) setting the highest revenues estimates of $30.6B and indicating lowest revenues at $29.7B according to agreement of 16 number of analysts. Current quarter revenue movements show that, the company has set average revenue estimates of $7.15B covering forecast of 14 analysts. The company indicates a peak revenue level of $7.32B and $7.03B at bottom level.

Having a glance at growth estimates of the company, it has current quarter growth estimates of 18.20% whereas for next quarter it has 12.80% estimations over growth. Its forecasts over growth are -32.70% during current year while analysts’ growth estimation for the next year is 15.70%. Past 5 years growth of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) observed at -3.11%, and for the next five years the analysts that follow this company are expecting its growth at 13.14%.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) reached at $43.98 price level during last trade its distance from 20 days simple moving average is 1.84%, and its distance from 50 days simple moving average is 1.10% while it has a distance of 2.71% from the 200 days simple moving average. One year trading price range hit the peak level of $48.69 and touched the lowest level of $32.23. The company’s distance from 52-week high price is -9.67% and current price is above +36.46% from 52-week low price.

Changes to Broker Targets on: Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) soared 2.37% during previous trade, a total of 10.41M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 5.44M shares whereas its relative volume is 1.79. The stock has a market capitalization of $39.90B along with 936.72M outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $43.63 and touched the lowest level of $42.63.

Most recently Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s price target was revised on 01/03/17 and according to 18 analysts stock’s price will reach at $50.18 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 2.95. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $45 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $55, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 26% from its latest closing price of $43.61.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, one week ago Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s price target was revised on 12/20/16 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $55 while the bearish estimates kept at $45 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $50.53, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 2.95.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 2.14. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 18 brokerage recommendations 8 rate Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) stock a Strong Buy, 1 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 8 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 1 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 12/6/16 the stock of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) downgraded by Gabelli & Co from Buy to Hold. However previously on 5/24/16 it was upgraded by Macquarie from Neutral to Outperform. A research note issued on 10/2/15 the stock was upgraded by Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) performance over the past one year advanced 48.10% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bullish trend of 5.88%. During the last six months the stock climbed 2.78%. Quarterly performance of the company shows declining momentum of -1.97% while its last one month trend is positive with 0.48%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed up trend of 2.78%.

The company’s price sits 0.90% above from its 50-day moving average of $43.45 and 3.23% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $44.03. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s shares are currently trading -10.43% away from the 52-week high price of $48.69 and +53.92% far from the 52-week low price of $28.33.

According to consensus agreement of 16 analysts Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) will report earnings per share of $0.52 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 2/1/17 Before Market Open. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.53 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.5. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.44 EPS. Current year EPS projections for Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) set at $2.69 according to the sentiments of 18 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $2.6 and highest earnings estimates are $2.76.

According to 14 analysts, Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $7.15B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $7.36B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $7.03B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $30.12B compared to low analyst estimates of $29.7B and high estimates of $30.93B according to the projection of 16 analysts.

Analyst Views on Price Target: Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) plunged -0.26% during previous trade, a total of 2.42M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 5.69M shares whereas its relative volume is 0.77. The stock has a market capitalization of $39.31B along with 936.72M outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $42.76 and touched the lowest level of $42.38.

Most recently Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s price target was revised on 12/20/16 and according to 18 analysts stock’s price will reach at $50.40 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 2.95. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $45 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $54.17, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 19% from its latest closing price of $44.63.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, two weeks ago Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s price target was revised on 12/06/16 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $55 while the bearish estimates kept at $45 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $50.73, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 2.97.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 2.14. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 18 brokerage recommendations 8 rate Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) stock a Strong Buy, 1 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 8 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 1 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 12/6/16 the stock of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) downgraded by Gabelli & Co. from Buy to Hold. However previously on 9/8/16 it was upgraded by Macquarie from Neutral to Outperform. A research note issued on 5/24/16 the stock was upgraded by Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) performance over the past one year advanced 36.15% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bullish trend of 37.05%. During the last six months the stock climbed 7.33%. Quarterly performance of the company shows declining momentum of -3.49% while its last one month trend is negative with -6.28%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed up trend of 1.00%.

The company’s price sits -2.38% below from its 50-day moving average of $43.89 and 1.40% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $44.08. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s shares are currently trading -12.71% away from the 52-week high price of $48.69 and +50% far from the 52-week low price of $28.33.

According to consensus agreement of 16 analysts Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) will report earnings per share of $0.52 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 2/3/17. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.59 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.5. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.44 EPS. Current year EPS projections for Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) set at $2.69 according to the sentiments of 18 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $2.6 and highest earnings estimates are $2.76.

According to 14 analysts, Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $7.16B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $7.36B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $7.05B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $30.19B compared to low analyst estimates of $29.58B and high estimates of $30.93B according to the projection of 16 analysts.

Analysts Recommendation and Rating Review: Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) fell -1.19% during previous trade. Gabelli & Co issued rating on the stock of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) in a research note issued to investors on Dec-06-16, the stock received “Downgrade” rating from Buy to Hold at $50. Additionally Citigroup issued their verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Nov-28-16 the stock was “Initiated” as Buy at $54 besides that on Nov-01-16 Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) was “Reiterated” by RBC Capital Mkts as Sector Perform from $50 to $46. Furthermore on Oct-24-16 the stock was “Initiated” by Goldman as Buy.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) shares ended last trading session at the price of $44.10 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $50.25 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 12/05/16. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s highest estimates of price target are $54.17 and low forecast is $45 based on the opinion of 17 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 3.14. However brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 2.03 based on calls of 16 experts, where 8 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 1 suggest the stock a Buy, 6 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 1 as Strong Sell.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 2/3/17. The company is expected to release $0.54 EPS for current quarter according to 15 analysts whereas the company reported $0.44 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has lowest EPS estimates of $0.47 and high estimate of $0.59. For the current year Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) has set to release EPS of $2.71 as per the sentiments of 16 analysts, however according to 15 analysts, the company expected to release $3.12 EPS for next year.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are $7.29B according to 12 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are $7.21B and highest revenue estimates are $7.36B. A year ago the company’s sales were $2.38B. Its yearly sales growth estimates are 206.90%. For the next quarter the company has anticipated average revenues of $7.3B, according to the sentiments of 12 analysts. For the current year the company has fixed $30.64B revenues, as per the opinion of 15 analysts. For the current year the company has low revenue estimates of $30.24B in contradiction of high revenue estimates of $30.93B. Whereas for the next year revenues are set at $31.76B by 14 analysts.

The stock exchanged hands 9.80M shares versus average trading capacity of 6.09M shares, while its shares’ total market worth is $41.81B along with 936.72M outstanding shares. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) shares were trading -9.94% below from the 52-week high price mark of $48.97 and +54.76% above from the 52-week price bottom of $28.50. However the company observed 52 week high price on 11/28/16 and witnessed 52 week low price on 01/20/16. The company’s price sits -0.50% below from its 50-day moving average of $43.98 and 5.98% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $44.08. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve month stands at 1.11, whereas its price to book ratio for most recent quarter sits at 1.22. However the company’s price to cash per share for most recent quarter stands at 15.34.

Analyst Insights on Price Reaction History: Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) plunged -1.52% during previous trade, a total of 6.51M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 6M shares whereas its relative volume is 0.77. The stock has a market capitalization of $42.45B along with 936.72M outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $45.90 and touched the lowest level of $44.55.

Most recently Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s price target was revised on 12/1/16 and according to 17 analysts stock’s price will reach at $50.25 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 3.14. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $45 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $54.17, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 20% from its latest closing price of $44.63.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, one week ago Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s price target was revised on 11/15/16 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $55 while the bearish estimates kept at $45 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $49.96, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 3.09.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 2.03. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 16 brokerage recommendations 8 rate Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) stock a Strong Buy, 1 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 6 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 1 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 9/8/16 the stock of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) upgraded by Macquarie from Neutral to Outperform. However previously on 5/24/16 it was upgraded by Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform. A research note issued on 10/2/15 the stock was upgraded by Nomura from Neutral to Buy.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) performance over the past one year advanced 34.37% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bullish trend of 43.09%. During the last six months the stock slipped 3.81%. Quarterly performance of the company shows declining momentum of -8.73% while its last one month trend is positive with 9.36%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed down trend of -0.76%.

The company’s price sits 0.70% above from its 50-day moving average of $43.95 and 7.40% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $44.05. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s shares are currently trading -8.86% away from the 52-week high price of $48.97 and +56.62% far from the 52-week low price of $28.50.

According to consensus agreement of 14 analysts Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) will report earnings per share of $0.54 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 2/3/17. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.59 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.47. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.44 EPS. Current year EPS projections for Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) set at $2.7 according to the sentiments of 16 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $2.5 and highest earnings estimates are $2.79.

According to 12 analysts, Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $7.29B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $7.36B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $7.21B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $30.64B compared to low analyst estimates of $30.24B and high estimates of $30.93B according to the projection of 15 analysts.

Analytical Approach on: Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) soared 0.98% during previous trade, a total of 5.24M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 6.32M shares whereas its relative volume is 0.77. The stock has a market capitalization of $41.24B along with 935.79M outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $44.19 and touched the lowest level of $43.63.

Most recently Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s price target was revised on 11/09/16 and according to 16 analysts stock’s price will reach at $49.45 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 3.04. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $45 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $54.17, from its latest closing price of $44.50.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, one week ago Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s price target was revised on 11/01/16 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $55 while the bearish estimates kept at $46 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $49.59, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 2.85.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 2.09. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 17 brokerage recommendations 8 rate Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) stock a Strong Buy, 1 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 7 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 1 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 9/8/16 the stock of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) upgraded by Macquarie from Neutral to Outperform. However previously on 5/24/16 it was upgraded by Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform. A research note issued on 10/2/16 the stock was upgraded by Nomura from Neutral to Buy.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) performance over the past one year advanced 27.41% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bullish trend of 42.68%. During the last six months the stock slipped 11.80%. Quarterly performance of the company shows optimistic momentum of 0.72% while its last one month trend is positive with 1.74%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed up trend of 1.27%.

The company’s price sits 0.17% above from its 50-day moving average of $44.03 and 9.03% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $43.37. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s shares are currently trading -9.13% away from the 52-week high price of $48.97 and +56.16% far from the 52-week low price of $28.50.

According to consensus agreement of 13 analysts Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) will report earnings per share of $0.54 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 2/3/17. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.6 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.47. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.44 EPS. Current year EPS projections for Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) set at $2.7 according to the sentiments of 16 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $2.35 and highest earnings estimates are $2.81.

According to 12 analysts, Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $7.29B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $7.42B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $7.21B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $30.65B compared to low analyst estimates of $30.24B and high estimates of $31.22B according to the projection of 15 analysts.

Stock to Watch for Earnings: Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)

Shares of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) fell -2.41% to reach at $44.16 during previous trading session. The company has experienced volume of 6.60M shares while on average the company has a capacity of trading 6.26M share.

For the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) on November 8, 2016 reported $10.2 billion in sales, segment EBIT of $798 million and a GAAP net loss from continuing operations of $1.2 billion, which includes one month of Tyco results (merger completed Sept. 2, 2016) as well as several special items. GAAP diluted loss per share from continuing operations for the quarter was $1.61 compared to breakeven in the prior year quarter.

Adjusting for special items and excluding the Tyco results, non-GAAP adjusted diluted earnings per share from continuing operations increased 16 percent to $1.21 from $1.04 in the prior year quarter. Financial highlights from continuing operations for the quarter include:

  • Adjusted net sales of $9.4 billion versus $8.7 billion in the prior year quarter, with the increase due primarily to incremental sales from the Johnson Controls-Hitachi joint venture.
  • Adjusted segment EBIT from continuing operations of $1,085 million compared with $939 million in the prior year quarter, up 16 percent, reflecting the contribution of the Hitachi joint venture and ongoing Johnson Controls Operating System benefits.
  • Adjusted segment EBIT margin of 11.6 percent was 90 basis points higher than the prior year quarter.
  • Adjusted diluted EPS of $1.21 exceeded guidance of $1.17 to $1.20.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) holds the market capitalization of $42.34B along with 935.79M outstanding shares. During the last trade, stock’s minimum price has been reached out at $43.93 while the maximum trading price moved at $45.27. Currently the stock price is moving -9.82% off from the highest level of twelve months and +54.97% above from twelve months low. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) marked 52-week highest price level of $48.97 on 11/10/16 and 52-week lowest price level of $28.50 on 01/20/16. For the stock, price target value has been calculated at $49.45 based on calls of 16 experts. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $45.00 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $54.17.

As of current trade, Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) has shown weekly upbeat performance of 8.02%. Its six months performance indicated a bullish movement while its yearly performance reflected a positive trend of 23.70%. Year-to-date (YTD) performance of the stock illustrate upbeat trend of 41.59%. Shares of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) currently have an ABR of 2.09, derived from a total of 17 opinions. The company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 54.13 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 1.16. Its weekly and monthly volatility is 3.19%, 2.03% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 0.90.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) currently has a PEG ratio of 6.44 where as its P/E ratio is 35.02. The company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 4.33 and price to book ratio for most recent quarter is 4.33, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter is 121.38. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.00 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.20. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.58 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.50. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) has a Return on Assets of 4.50%. The company currently has a Return on Equity of 12.70% and Return on Investment of 9.80%.

Price Target Estimates Under Analyst’s Radar: Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) soared 0.41% during previous trade, a total of 3.89M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 5.93M shares whereas its relative volume is 0.71. The stock has a market capitalization of $41.09B along with 935.79M outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $44.19 and touched the lowest level of $43.63.

Most recently Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s price target was revised on 10/18/16 and according to 15 analysts stock’s price will reach at $51.68 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 2.78. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $46 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $59.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, one week ago Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s price target was revised on 08/19/16 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $53 while the bearish estimates kept at $27 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $43, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 8.98.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 2.03. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 16 brokerage recommendations 8 rate Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) stock a Strong Buy, 1 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 6 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 1 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 9/8/16 the stock of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) upgraded by Macquarie from Neutral to Outperform. However previously on 5/24/16 it was upgraded by Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform. A research note issued on 10/2/16 the stock was upgraded by Nomura from Neutral to Buy.

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) performance over the past one year advanced 14.24% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bullish trend of 28.93%. During the last six months the stock slipped 3.07%. Quarterly performance of the company shows declining momentum of -10.99% while its last one month trend is negative with -1.98%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed up/down trend of -0.65%.

The company’s price sits -4.22% below from its 50-day moving average of $44.92 and 2.36% far from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $45.84. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s shares are currently trading -12.50% away from the 52-week high price of $50.39 and +41.11% far from the 52-week low price of $31.24.

According to consensus agreement of 13 analysts Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) will report earnings per share of $1.05 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 11/8/16 Before Market Open. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $1.2 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.73. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.64 EPS. Current year EPS projections for Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) set at $3.6 according to the sentiments of 14 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $2.09 and highest earnings estimates are $4.

According to 11 analysts, Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $9.71B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $10.69B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $8.02B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $37.04B compared to low analyst estimates of $29.88B and high estimates of $39.05B according to the projection of 13 analysts.

Analyst’s keeping an Eye on: Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) share price soared 0.53% or 0.23 points to reach at $43.97 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $43.85 – $44.27 during previous trading session. A total of 7.94M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 7.09M shares. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) has a market capitalization of $40.93B and most recently 935.79M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) is at 39.67.

According to sentiments of 15 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $51.81. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $59 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $46.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $1.01 derived from a total of 15 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.64 and can go high up to $1.2. However a year ago during same quarter Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) reported $0.64 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.65 per share according to consensus of 9 analysts.

According to sentiments of 11 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $9.64B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $8.02B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $10.69B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 1.93 on the shares of Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI). Out of rating recommendations 6 have given the stock a Buy while 4 recommend the stock as Outperform. 5 have given the stock a Hold rating, 0 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -2.15% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -5.62% along with 2.88% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) shares were trading -12.73% below from the 52-week high mark of $50.39 and +40.73% above from the 52-week bottom of $31.24. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 9/6/16, and 52-week low price on 1/20/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -0.61% in the past one week and plunged -0.52% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -6.76% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance soared 10.47% while yearly performance of the company advanced 14.06%.The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at 28.57%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (NYSE:JCI) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of 4.50%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 12.70% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of 9.80%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.92, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 1.69%, 1.88% respectively.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.00 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.20. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.58 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.50.