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 (NYSE: JCI ) has earned a coveted five-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Johnson Controls' business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Johnson Controls facts
|Headquarters (founded)||Milwaukee (1885)|
|Market Cap||$22.4 billion|
|Industry||Auto parts and equipment|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$41.7 billion|
|Management||Chairman/CEO Stephen Roell
CFO R. Bruce McDonald
|Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)||12.9%|
|Cash/Debt||$241.0 million / $6.0 billion|
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 1,248 members who have rated Johnson Controls believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
Set it and forget it pick here. Grabbing the dividend for CAPS as it comes with a forward P/E of 9.5 and a 5 year PEG of around 0.65. Roaming slowly back up to its pre-recession price and has a strong future with estimates of $60 billion in revenue possibly within 5 years.
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