5-Star Stocks Poised to Pop: Johnson Controls
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, auto-parts and building-efficiency specialist Johnson Controls (NYS: JCI) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Johnson Controls and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Johnson Controls facts
|Headquarters (Founded)||Milwaukee (1885)|
|Market Cap||$20.0 billion|
|Industry||Auto parts and equipment|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$42.4 billion|
|Management||Chairman/CEO Stephen Roell|
CFO Bruce McDonald
|Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years)||15.5%|
|Cash/Debt||$610.0 million / $6.7 billion|
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 1,253 members who have rated Johnson Controls believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
New contracts, [pickup] in commercial building, [O]bama incentives for energy efficient buildings, [Morningstar] loves stock, [Fools] love it. Dividend yield of 2.5% and $42-$44 price target. So ... get paid while I watch the stock price go up. Sounds good to me.
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