Johnson Controls International PLC (NYSE: JCI) and REMY COINTREAU EUR1.60 (OTCMKTS:REMYF) are both mid-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, dividends and profitability.

Dividends

Johnson Controls International PLC pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. REMY COINTREAU EUR1.60 does not pay a dividend. Johnson Controls International PLC pays out -196.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. REMY COINTREAU EUR1.60 has raised its dividend for 6 consecutive years.

Profitability

This table compares Johnson Controls International PLC and REMY COINTREAU EUR1.60’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Johnson Controls International PLC -0.43% 11.74% 4.77%
REMY COINTREAU EUR1.60 N/A N/A N/A

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Johnson Controls International PLC and REMY COINTREAU EUR1.60’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio EBITDA Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Johnson Controls International PLC $45.13 billion 0.82 $4.37 billion ($0.51) -78.24
REMY COINTREAU EUR1.60 $1.31 billion 4.28 $294.89 million N/A N/A

Johnson Controls International PLC has higher revenue and earnings than REMY COINTREAU EUR1.60.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

86.2% of Johnson Controls International PLC shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.5% of Johnson Controls International PLC shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Johnson Controls International PLC and REMY COINTREAU EUR1.60, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Johnson Controls International PLC 0 8 11 0 2.58
REMY COINTREAU EUR1.60 1 1 1 0 2.00

Johnson Controls International PLC presently has a consensus target price of $49.40, indicating a potential upside of 23.81%. Given Johnson Controls International PLC’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Johnson Controls International PLC is more favorable than REMY COINTREAU EUR1.60.

Summary

Johnson Controls International PLC beats REMY COINTREAU EUR1.60 on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Johnson Controls International PLC

Johnson Controls, Inc. is a technology company. The Company provides products, services and solutions to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings; lead-acid automotive batteries and advanced batteries for hybrid and electric vehicles, and seating and interior systems for automobiles. The Company operates in two segments: Building Efficiency and Power Solutions. The Building Efficiency segment offers designing, producing, marketing and installing integrated heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, building management systems, controls, security and mechanical equipment. The Power Solutions segment offers lead-acid automotive batteries for passenger cars, light trucks and utility vehicles. The Company serves both automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and the general vehicle battery aftermarket. The Company also supplies advanced battery technologies to power start-stop, hybrid and electric vehicles.

About REMY COINTREAU EUR1.60

Rémy Cointreau SA, together with its subsidiaries, produces and distributes liqueurs and spirits. It operates through Rémy Martin, Liqueurs & Spirits, and Partner Brands segments. The company produces a range of cognacs under the Rémy Martin and Louis XIII brands. It offers liqueurs and spirits primarily under the Cointreau, Metaxa, Mount Gay, St-Rémy, The Botanist, Bruichladdich, Port Charlotte, Octomore, Westland, and Domaine des Hautes Glaces brands. The company markets its products through distributors, agents, and wholesalers in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, and the Asia-Pacific. Rémy Cointreau SA was founded in 1724 and is headquartered in Cognac, France.

Receive News & Stock Ratings for Johnson Controls International PLC Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Johnson Controls International PLC and related stocks with our FREE daily email newsletter.