Dodge & Cox is the biggest holder of Johnson Controls International plc (JCI)

Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) reached 6.17% versus a 1-year low price of $32.89. The stock was last seen -0.77% lower, reaching at $34.92 on 06/13/2018. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $34.66 and $35.24. This company shares are 15.64% off its target price of $40.38 and the current market capitalization stands at $32.34B. The recent change has given its price a 0.17% lead over SMA 50 and -21.3% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -4.28% declines, -6.18% declines and -7.4% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found JCI’s volatility during a week at 1.34% and during a month it has been found around 1.74%.

Johnson Controls International plc (JCI) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $30.13 billion or 94.7% in JCI stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Dodge & Cox owns $3.36 billion in Johnson Controls International plc, which represents roughly 10.38% of the company’s market cap and approximately 11.14% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Vanguard Group Inc, which owns 65,717,888 shares of the stock are valued at $2.31 billion. The third largest holder is Blackrock Inc., which currently holds $1.86 billion worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 5.76% of its market capitalization.

Johnson Controls International plc 13F Filings

At the end of 03/31/2018 reporting period, 348 institutional holders increased their position in Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) by some 62,498,406 shares, 420 decreased positions by 61,614,400 and 110 held positions by 732,110,826. That puts total institutional holdings at 856,223,632 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 80 new institutional investments totaling 7,823,301 shares while 104 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 10,689,249 shares.

Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Johnson Controls International plc disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Pres. Bldg Solutions, North Am Rushing Rodney M has sold 8,148 shares of Johnson Controls International plc (JCI) in trading session dated May. 14, 2018. These shares are worth $297,809 and were traded at $36.55 each. The SEC filing shows that Rushing Rodney M performed a sale of 14,199 shares. The Pres. Bldg Solutions, North Am disposed these shares by way of transaction on Feb. 21, 2018. The company’s shares were given away at $37.88 per share worth to an income of some $537,858 on account of Rushing Rodney M.

VP & Pres Bldg Sol EMEA LatAm, Williams Jeffrey M, sold 27,734 common shares of Johnson Controls International plc (JCI) in the open market. In a transaction dated Jan. 04, 2018, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $40, raking in a sum of $1,109,360. After this sale, 201,961 common shares of JCI are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $7,052,478.

In the transaction dated Nov. 24, 2017, the great number of shares acquired came courtesy the Chairman & CEO; Oliver George added a total of 27,300 shares at an average price of $36.8, amounting to approximately $1,004,640. The insider now directly owns 634,732 shares worth $22,164,841.

Johnson Controls International plc (JCI) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI), with 4 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 10 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 0 buy, 0 sell and 1 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 2.6 average brokerage recommendation.