On November 20, 2023, Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE: JCI) opened at $52.27, higher 0.31% from the last session. During the day, the shares moved up to $52.43 and dropped to $51.60 before settling in for the closing price of $52.24. Price fluctuations for JCI have ranged from $47.90 to $70.43 over the past 52 weeks.
During the last 5-year period, the sales growth of Industrials Sector giant was 2.12%. Company’s average yearly earnings per share was noted 18.06% at the time writing. With a float of $675.39 million, this company’s outstanding shares have now reached $688.70 million.
Let’s determine the extent of company efficiency that accounts for 102000 employees. In terms of profitability, gross margin is +32.87, operating margin of +9.39, and the pretax margin is +6.76.
Johnson Controls International plc (JCI) Insider Activity
A key investor’s attitude towards the stock of the Building Products & Equipment industry is another important factor to consider. The insider ownership of Johnson Controls International plc is 0.73%, while institutional ownership is 90.50%. The most recent insider transaction that took place on Nov 15, was worth 5,404,098. In this transaction Chairman & CEO of this company sold 103,332 shares at a rate of $52.30, taking the stock ownership to the 980,403 shares. Before that another transaction happened on Oct 16, when Company’s Chairman & CEO sold 103,332 for $52.37, making the entire transaction worth $5,411,497. This insider now owns 979,759 shares in total.
Johnson Controls International plc (JCI) Earnings and Forecasts
This company achieved a net margin of +6.06 while generating a return on equity of 9.06. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 104.43 per share during the current fiscal year.
According to the Wall Street analysts, stocks earnings will be around 18.06% per share during the next fiscal year. For the long-term projections, market analysts anticipate that the company’s EPS will surge by 15.77% during the next five years compared to 5.07% growth over the previous five years of trading.
Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE: JCI) Trading Performance Indicators
Check out the current performance indicators for Johnson Controls International plc (JCI). In the past quarter, the stock posted a quick ratio of 0.79. In addition, a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for the trailing twelve months stands at 1.34. Likewise, its price to free cash flow for the trailing twelve months is 24.05.
For the trailing twelve months, Company’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) is 2.99, a number that is poised to hit 1.09 in the next quarter and is forecasted to reach 3.94 in one year’s time.
Technical Analysis of Johnson Controls International plc (JCI)
Looking closely at Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE: JCI), its last 5-days average volume was 4.97 million, which is a jump from its year-to-date volume of 3.98 million. As of the previous 9 days, the stock’s Stochastic %D was 77.00%. Additionally, its Average True Range was 1.06.
During the past 100 days, Johnson Controls International plc’s (JCI) raw stochastic average was set at 19.97%, which indicates a significant decrease from 87.93% during the past two weeks. Based on volatility metrics of the stock, it showed a historical volatility of 20.28% in the past 14 days, which was lower than the 24.10% volatility it showed in the past 100 days.
At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average is $52.31, while its 200-day Moving Average is $59.82. However, in the short run, Johnson Controls International plc’s stock first resistance to watch stands at $52.69. Second resistance stands at $52.97. The third major resistance level sits at $53.52. If the price goes on to break the first support level at $51.86, it is likely to go to the next support level at $51.31. Should the price break the second support level, the third support level stands at $51.03.
Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE: JCI) Key Stats
There are currently 680,320K shares outstanding in the company with a market cap of 35.65 billion. Presently, the company’s annual sales total 25,299 M according to its annual income of 1,532 M. Last quarter, the company’s sales amounted to 7,133 M and its income totaled 1,049 M.