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NEW YORK, Nov 5- Companies that sell consumer goods, such as electronics, cars and appliances, are leading the U.S. market in earnings and share gains, but high valuations and fund managers' big weightings in the sector pose major investment risks.
Oct 29- Johnson Controls Inc said on Tuesday that it will curtail its large automotive interiors business, which lost money in the most recent quarter, and focus under its new chief executive on the company's faster-growing segments.
We saw mixed reports from large multinational industrial companies. Key sectors to watch include companies that make heating and air conditioning systems, electric motors, and truck parts.
Oct 29- Johnson Controls Inc, met analyst expectations in posting a record net profit in its fiscal fourth quarter, and said earnings would rise 30 percent in the next quarter, the first of its fiscal 2014..
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DETROIT, July 18- Johnson Controls Inc posted a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday and said it would sell part of its auto electronics business for about $700 million, sending its shares up 3.1 percent in premarket trading.
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DETROIT, July 18- Johnson Controls Inc posted a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday and said it would sell part of its auto electronics business for about $700 million. Johnson Controls said it expects to announce the sale of the rest of the electronics business before its next earnings report.
DETROIT, July 18- Johnson Controls Inc on Thursday posted a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit and said it would sell part of its auto electronics business for about $700 million. Johnson Controls said it is targeting an announcement to sell the rest of its electronics business before its next earnings announcement.
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