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Is It Time to Buy Johnson Controls?

By John Rosevear - Apr 22, 2013 at 5:41PM

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This big-league auto supplier isn't on many investors' radar, but it comes with an intriguing story. Is it time to put this well-run company on your buy list?

Johnson Controls (JCI 2.07%) is best known as a big-league auto parts supplier to such companies as Ford (F 3.89%) and Toyota (TM 0.79%). But in reality, the company is three businesses in one, all of which have potential. In this video, Fool contributor John Rosevear takes a closer look at Johnson Controls and explores whether the stock looks like a buy right now.

 

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