Equities analysts predict that Johnson Controls International PLC (NYSE:JCI) will post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.87 for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Five analysts have issued estimates for Johnson Controls International PLC’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.86 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.89. Johnson Controls International PLC posted earnings per share of $1.21 during the same quarter last year, which indicates a negative year over year growth rate of 28.1%. The firm is expected to announce its next quarterly earnings report on Tuesday, November 14th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Johnson Controls International PLC will report full year earnings of $2.61 per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from $2.60 to $2.62. For the next financial year, analysts expect that the business will post earnings of $2.96 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $2.89 to $3.00. Zacks Investment Research’s EPS averages are a mean average based on a survey of analysts that that provide coverage for Johnson Controls International PLC.

Johnson Controls International PLC (NYSE:JCI) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. The auto parts company reported $0.71 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.71. The firm had revenue of $7.67 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $7.72 billion. Johnson Controls International PLC had a positive return on equity of 11.74% and a negative net margin of 0.43%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 48.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.07 earnings per share.

JCI has been the subject of several research analyst reports. Wolfe Research initiated coverage on shares of Johnson Controls International PLC in a research report on Tuesday, July 11th. They set a “market perform” rating for the company. Morgan Stanley cut their price objective on shares of Johnson Controls International PLC from $51.00 to $46.00 and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a report on Monday, August 7th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Johnson Controls International PLC from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, June 2nd. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Johnson Controls International PLC from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Friday, August 18th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Johnson Controls International PLC from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, September 11th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $49.13.

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Shares of Johnson Controls International PLC (NYSE JCI) traded down 0.38% on Friday, hitting $39.66. The stock had a trading volume of 2,137,227 shares. The firm’s market cap is $36.98 billion. Johnson Controls International PLC has a 12 month low of $36.74 and a 12 month high of $46.86. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $39.03 and its 200 day moving average price is $41.33.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 13th. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 25th will be issued a dividend of $0.25 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 22nd. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.51%. Johnson Controls International PLC’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently -196.08%.

Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. FNY Managed Accounts LLC acquired a new stake in Johnson Controls International PLC during the 1st quarter worth approximately $100,000. Bessemer Group Inc. lifted its holdings in Johnson Controls International PLC by 5.5% during the 2nd quarter. Bessemer Group Inc. now owns 2,550 shares of the auto parts company’s stock worth $110,000 after buying an additional 133 shares in the last quarter. Harfst & Associates Inc. lifted its holdings in Johnson Controls International PLC by 16.9% during the 2nd quarter. Harfst & Associates Inc. now owns 2,691 shares of the auto parts company’s stock worth $116,000 after buying an additional 389 shares in the last quarter. Perigon Wealth Management LLC lifted its holdings in Johnson Controls International PLC by 171.7% during the 2nd quarter. Perigon Wealth Management LLC now owns 2,663 shares of the auto parts company’s stock worth $116,000 after buying an additional 1,683 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Grove Bank & Trust lifted its holdings in Johnson Controls International PLC by 57.7% during the 2nd quarter. Grove Bank & Trust now owns 2,693 shares of the auto parts company’s stock worth $117,000 after buying an additional 985 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 86.08% of the company’s stock.

Johnson Controls International PLC Company Profile

Johnson Controls, Inc is a technology company. The Company provides products, services and solutions to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings; lead-acid automotive batteries and advanced batteries for hybrid and electric vehicles, and seating and interior systems for automobiles. The Company operates in two segments: Building Efficiency and Power Solutions.

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