Johnson Controls Inc


  • AP Top Financial News At 12:54 p.m. EDT Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 12:54 PM ET

    Microsoft to buy' Minecraft' maker for $2.5 B US stocks mostly lower as investors wait on Fed GM expert says 19 deaths eligible for compensation US wealth gap putting the squeeze on state revenue ZF buying TRW Automotive for about $11.74 B US factory output drops 0.4 percent in August Gilead to license generic version of Sovaldi Olive Garden defends breadstick policy Hong Kong rethinks rules after Alibaba IPO loss Johnson Controls shakes up heating, cooling unit

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 12:54 p.m. EDT Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 12:54 PM ET

    Microsoft will acquire' Minecraft' game maker for $2.5 billion US stocks mostly lower as investors wait on Fed; manufacturing output drops in August GM expert says 19 deaths in ignition switch crashes are eligible for compensation Report finds slowdown in state tax revenue as more income flows to top 1 percent ZF Friedrichshafen buying TRW Automotive for about $11.74 billion US manufacturing output falls 0.4 percent in August, first decline since January; autos dip Gilead Sciences to license cheaper generic version of Sovaldi for use in developing countries Olive Garden defends breadstick policy, says it's already making changes to fix issues Hong Kong reconsiders market rules after losing huge Alibaba IPO to New York Building equipment maker Johnson Controls says it is reorganizing its building efficiency unit

  • Johnson Controls shakes up heating, cooling unit Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 12:54 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Johnson Controls said Monday that it is reorganizing its building efficiency business to drive growth. Johnson Controls said it will separate the unit's North America business from its global products business. Shares of Johnson Controls Inc. slipped 55 cents to $46.03 in afternoon trading Monday.

  • Sept 10- Auto-parts maker Visteon Corp is exploring a plan to split into two companies focused on electronics and climate controls, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Visteon, once a part of Ford Motor Co may consider selling or spinning off the electronics business, the report said.

  • July 18- U.S. auto parts maker Johnson Controls Inc reported a 3 percent rise in quarterly revenue, as demand rose for its car seats, and the company said it expected its cooling and heating systems business to return to growth in the current quarter.

  • Johnson Controls revenue rises 3 pct on China demand Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 7:23 AM ET

    July 18- Johnson Controls Inc, the largest U.S. auto parts maker, reported a 3 percent rise in quarterly revenue, as revenue from its car seats and interior parts business rose 7 percent. Demand in the business was driven mainly by China, which contributed $1.8 billion to the division's revenue of $5.7 billion in the third quarter ended June 30.

  • Unifor President Jerry Dias said at the United Auto Workers convention in Detroit that the Canadian union would "shut down GM" at its Oshawa plant, which gets interiors and seats from Whitby, unless JCI changes its plans. Dias said the deadline for JCI to act is August, when the current contract for 300 workers at Whitby expires.

  • DETROIT, June 4- The head of the Unifor, which represents Canadian auto workers, said on Wednesday the union would strike at Johnson Controls Inc's Whitby, Ontario, plant, which supplies interiors to the General Motors Co Oshawa factory, unless JCI reverses plans to shutter the Whitby plant.

  • Reuters Business News Schedule at 1900 GMT/1500 ET Sunday, 18 May 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    Siemens seen making formal Alstom bid as early as this week. FRANKFURT/ BERLIN/ PARIS- Germany's Siemens is working on a formal asset-swap offer for Alstom's power business that could come as early as this week and see France take a stake in a resulting rail-focused French group, sources close to the talks tell Reuters.

  • *Bulgaria exports doubled in five years. *Bulgaria hopes to undercut European competitors. RUSE, Bulgaria, May 7- In its glory days, Ruse, a town along the Danube river trading route, was a thriving economic hub that was home to Bulgaria's first chamber of commerce and known as' little Vienna' for its Austrian-style buildings.

  • May 2- Auto parts maker Visteon Corp said it would sell most of its automotive interiors business to private equity firm Cerberus Capital Management LP as it focuses on its fast-growing climate control and electronics operations.

  • *Q1 adj shr $1.84 vs est $1.70. Production was up 6 percent in North America and 7 percent in Europe and Africa, Lear said. Ford Motor Co, General Motors Co and BMW AG are Lear's largest customers and made up about 54 percent of its sales in 2013..

  • Treasurys hold gains after strong 5-year auction Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 3:02 PM ET

    The Treasury Department auctioned $35 billion in five-year notes at a high yield of 1.732 percent, the rate highest since May 2011.

  • April 23- Johnson Controls Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit as higher vehicle production in key markets drove up sales of car seats and other auto parts. Johnson Controls cut its 2014 earnings forecast to adjust for the sale of the electronics business.

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  • Higher sales at auto unit lift Johnson Controls profit Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 7:16 AM ET

    April 23- Johnson Controls Inc reported a 59 percent jump in quarterly profit, helped by higher sales in its automotive unit. The net income attributable to Johnson Controls rose to $261 million, or 39 cents per share, for the second quarter ended March 31, from $164 million, or 24 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • Futures dip after key earnings reports Wednesday, 23 Apr 2014 | 6:56 AM ET

    US stock index futures seesawed as investors awaited another wave of major earnings, including Dow-listed Boeing and Procter & Gamble.

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  • April 16- U.S. auto parts maker Johnson Controls said it would buy Air Distribution Technologies, which makes air ventilation products used in buildings, from the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board for about $1.6 billion.

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