Johnson Controls International plc [NYSE: JCI] slipped around -0.21 points on Tuesday, while shares priced at $63.25 at the close of the session, down -0.33%. The company report on December 19, 2022 that Sensormatic Solutions by Johnson Controls shares 2022 U.S. Super Saturday shopper traffic insights.
Will You Miss Out On This Growth Stock Boom?
A new megatrend in the fintech market is well underway. Mobile payments are projected to boom into a massive $12 trillion market by 2028. According to Motley Fool this growth stock could "deliver huge returns." Not only in the immediate future but also over the next decade. Especially since the man behind this company is a serial entrepreneur who has been wildly successful over the years.
And this is just one of our 5 Best Growth Stocks To Own For 2023.
Shopper traffic data indicates that visits to physical stores on Super Saturday (Dec. 17) were up 17% from the previous Saturday (Dec. 10).
Compared to Super Saturday 2021, shopper traffic was up 0.2% this year.
Johnson Controls International plc stock is now -22.21% down from its year-to-date (YTD) trading value. JCI Stock saw the intraday high of $63.83 and lowest of $63.15 per share. The company’s 52-week high price is 81.77, which means current price is +38.95% above from all time high which was touched on 01/03/22.
Compared to the average trading volume of 4.02M shares, JCI reached a trading volume of 3838714 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
What do top market gurus say about Johnson Controls International plc [JCI]?
BofA Securities have made an estimate for Johnson Controls International plc shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on December 12, 2022. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, BofA Securities raised their target price to Buy. The new note on the price target was released on May 02, 2022, representing the official price target for Johnson Controls International plc stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $80 to $79, while Deutsche Bank kept a Buy rating on JCI stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Johnson Controls International plc is set at 1.44, with the Price to Sales ratio for JCI stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.76. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 2.68, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 2.89. Price to Free Cash Flow for JCI in the course of the last twelve months was 92.97 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 0.80.
How has JCI stock performed recently?
Johnson Controls International plc [JCI] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -5.00. With this latest performance, JCI shares dropped by -5.57% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 33.33% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -16.71% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for JCI stock in for the last two-week period is set at 43.20, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 33.48, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 49.06 for Johnson Controls International plc [JCI]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 61.87, while it was recorded at 64.29 for the last single week of trading, and 57.04 for the last 200 days.
Johnson Controls International plc [JCI]: Deeper insight into the fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Johnson Controls International plc [JCI] shares currently have an operating margin of +9.39 and a Gross Margin at +32.87. Johnson Controls International plc’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +6.06.
Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 9.06, with Return on Assets sitting at 3.62.
Johnson Controls International plc’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.80 and a Current Ratio set at 1.00.
Earnings analysis for Johnson Controls International plc [JCI]
The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for JCI. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Johnson Controls International plc go to 15.45%.
Insider trade positions for Johnson Controls International plc [JCI]
There are presently around $39,238 million, or 97.80% of JCI stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of JCI stocks are: WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT GROUP LLP with ownership of 65,453,972, which is approximately -3.872% of the company’s market cap and around 0.20% of the total institutional ownership; DODGE & COX, holding 64,804,158 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $4.1 billion in JCI stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $3.78 billion in JCI stock with ownership of nearly 0.377% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Johnson Controls International plc stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of November and at the time of the November reporting period, where 375 institutional holders increased their position in Johnson Controls International plc [NYSE:JCI] by around 33,654,661 shares. Additionally, 418 investors decreased positions by around 28,952,899 shares, while 165 investors held positions by with 557,757,805 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 620,365,365 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. JCI stock had 74 new institutional investments in for a total of 11,428,369 shares, while 95 institutional investors sold positions of 2,479,447 shares during the same period.