Investors purchased shares of Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE:JCI) on weakness during trading on Tuesday. $105.65 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $52.92 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $52.73 million into the stock. Of all companies tracked, Tyco International had the 6th highest net in-flow for the day. Tyco International traded down ($0.26) for the day and closed at $43.94

A number of equities analysts have weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Tyco International from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $50.00 target price for the company in a research report on Tuesday, June 21st. Credit Suisse Group AG raised Tyco International from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating and boosted their target price for the stock from $45.00 to $50.00 in a research report on Tuesday, May 24th. TheStreet raised Tyco International from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 21st. Royal Bank Of Canada assumed coverage on Tyco International in a research report on Tuesday, September 6th. They issued a “sector perform” rating and a $50.00 target price for the company. Finally, Robert W. Baird reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Tyco International in a research report on Tuesday, June 28th. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, nine have issued a buy rating and two have assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $51.43.

The firm has a market capitalization of $28.02 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 43.63 and a beta of 1.11. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $47.77 and a 200-day moving average of $44.95.

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Tyco International (NYSE:JCI) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 21st. The company reported $1.07 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.03 by $0.04. The business earned $9.50 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $9.62 billion. Tyco International had a return on equity of 20.59% and a net margin of 5.45%. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.91 earnings per share. Analysts anticipate that Tyco International Ltd. will post $2.10 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other news, VP R Bruce Mcdonald sold 98,166 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 23rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $44.95, for a total value of $4,412,561.70. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 100,766 shares in the company, valued at $4,529,431.70. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. 0.63% of the stock is owned by insiders.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in JCI. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC boosted its position in shares of Tyco International by 0.7% in the second quarter. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC now owns 2,742 shares of the company’s stock valued at $121,000 after buying an additional 20 shares during the last quarter. Founders Capital Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Tyco International by 0.8% in the second quarter. Founders Capital Management LLC now owns 4,417 shares of the company’s stock valued at $196,000 after buying an additional 33 shares during the last quarter. Boyer & Corporon Wealth Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Tyco International by 0.6% in the second quarter. Boyer & Corporon Wealth Management LLC now owns 8,362 shares of the company’s stock valued at $370,000 after buying an additional 50 shares during the last quarter. Dowling & Yahnke LLC boosted its position in shares of Tyco International by 0.3% in the second quarter. Dowling & Yahnke LLC now owns 32,311 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,430,000 after buying an additional 98 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Asset Advisors Corp boosted its position in shares of Tyco International by 0.4% in the second quarter. Asset Advisors Corp now owns 24,100 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,067,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 93.93% of the company’s stock.

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