Prepare Yourself for Liftoff: Johnson Controls International plc (JCI)

With 4.81 million shares changed hands, the volume of the stock remained lighter than its average volume of 6.26 million shares. During the session, the Building Products & Equipment company that operates in wider Industrials sector, reached to the highest price of $54.42 whereas the lowest price it dropped to was $53.34. The 52-week range on JCI shows that it touched its highest point at $70.43 and its lowest point at $47.90 during that stretch. It currently has a 1-year price target of $63.80. With its current market cap of 37.07 billion, JCI has annualized dividend of $1.46 while the current yield stands at 2.68%. Beta for the stock currently stands at 1.23.

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Price Performance and Earnings:

Stock performance is one of the indicators that investors use to determine whether they will profit from a stock. The price performance of JCI was up-trending over the past week, with a rise of 3.25%, but this was down by -4.90% over a month. Three-month performance surged to 6.33% while six-month performance fell -11.37%. The stock lost -17.35% in the past year, while it has lost -5.62% so far this year. A look at the trailing 12-month EPS for JCI yields 3.07 with Next year EPS estimates of 4.13. For the next quarter, that number is 0.76. This implies an EPS growth rate of 3.70% for this year and 13.88% for next year. EPS is expected to grow by 11.72% annually over the next five years; however, over the past five years, the company experienced an annual growth rate of 3.00%.

Float and Shares Shorts:

At present, 680.37 million JCI shares are outstanding with a float of 676.45 million shares on hand for trading. On Jan 11, 2024, short shares totaled 9.93 million, which was 1.46% higher than short shares on Dec 14, 2023. In addition to CI as the firm’s The Cigna Group, CCI serves as its Crown Castle Inc.

Analysts Ratings:

Reading analyst opinions is an effective way to decide where to invest, and there are several opinions available for JCI since 0 analysts follow the stock currently. In the same way, a target price assigned to a stock can also reveal much about its potential. With JCI analysts setting a high price target of $75.00 and a low target of $48.00, the average target price over the next 12 months is $63.80. Based on these targets, JCI could surge 37.87% to reach the target high and fall by -11.76% to reach the target low. Reaching the average price target will result in a growth of 17.28% from current levels.

Summary of Insider Activity:

Insiders traded JCI stock several times over the past three months with 1 Buys and 2 Sells. In these transactions, 103,332 shares were bought while 106,689 shares were sold. The number of buy transactions has increased to 16 while that of sell transactions has risen to 22 over the past year. The total number of shares bought during that period was 413,221 while 444,145 shares were sold.