image003Johnson Controls (JCI) has a long history covering more than 130 years. Management is conservative and essentially works from a long term view of the global economy. Many of the changes made in operational efficiency has improved profit margins to where they are now close to 20% creating a corresponding improvement in net income which has improved more than 10%. The stock is trading well below fair value range at 79.7%FV. EPS is expected to grow over the next 12 months by 10%. Surprisingly, the stock is considered an aspirational stock but provides a nice dividend that is considered important by management.

If you are looking for a Consumer Discretionary stock in the Automotive industry this is one worth considering.

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