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A Deal Stalls for Johnson Controls

Auto-supply giant Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI  ) has been shopping its automotive electronics business for several months. The company believes that its underperforming unit would be best off under other ownership – but, so far, nobody has made an offer that Johnson Controls is willing to accept.

Is JCI's management going to have to rethink this deal? In this video, contributor John Rosevear takes a look at some of the companies that are said to be interested – and at the obstacle that may be holding them back from making an offer.

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John Rosevear

John Rosevear is the Fool's Senior Auto Specialist. John has been writing about the auto business and investing for over 20 years, and for The Motley Fool since 2007.

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