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The Risks of Investing in Johnson Controls

By John Rosevear - Apr 22, 2013 at 6:37PM

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Big-league auto supplier Johnson Controls is an intriguing company -- but is it a good investment right now? That might depend on your tolerance for these risks.

Johnson Controls (JCI -1.50%) is best known as a top-tier supplier to auto giants like Ford (F -2.72%) and Toyota (TM 1.78%), but the company is actually three businesses in one. All of those businesses have intriguing potential, but what are the risks? In this video, Fool contributor John Rosevear looks at the risks facing Johnson Controls -- and points out exactly what any investor should be watching.

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Johnson Controls International plc Stock Quote
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JCI
$51.11 (-1.50%) $0.78
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Ford Motor Company
F
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Toyota Motor Corporation Stock Quote
Toyota Motor Corporation
TM
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General Motors Company
GM
$35.40 (-1.99%) $0.72
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