Monte Financial Group LLC Buys 1,636 Shares of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON)
Monte Financial Group LLC grew its stake in shares of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) by 15.2% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 12,387 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,636 shares during the quarter. Monte Financial Group LLC’s holdings in Honeywell International were worth $2,096,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
Other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Lenox Wealth Advisors LLC lifted its position in shares of Honeywell International by 453.8% during the 2nd quarter. Lenox Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 144 shares of the conglomerate’s stock valued at $25,000 after acquiring an additional 118 shares during the period. Krane Funds Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Honeywell International during the 2nd quarter worth $25,000. Transamerica Financial Advisors Inc. lifted its position in shares of Honeywell International by 2,371.4% during the 2nd quarter. Transamerica Financial Advisors Inc. now owns 173 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $31,000 after buying an additional 166 shares during the last quarter. Mcmillion Capital Management Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Honeywell International during the 2nd quarter worth $31,000. Finally, Investors Research Corp lifted its position in shares of Honeywell International by 678.3% during the 3rd quarter. Investors Research Corp now owns 179 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $30,000 after buying an additional 156 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 76.26% of the company’s stock.
Several analysts recently weighed in on the company. Barclays upped their price objective on Honeywell International from $186.00 to $187.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Friday, July 19th. Jefferies Financial Group upped their price objective on Honeywell International from $190.00 to $195.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 19th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upped their price objective on Honeywell International from $178.00 to $184.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 10th. Morgan Stanley upped their price objective on Honeywell International from $185.00 to $190.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Friday, October 18th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group upped their price objective on Honeywell International from $185.00 to $187.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Friday, July 19th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, nine have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. Honeywell International currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $185.80.
Honeywell International (NYSE:HON) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, October 17th. The conglomerate reported $2.08 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.01 by $0.07. The firm had revenue of $9.09 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $9.12 billion. Honeywell International had a return on equity of 32.01% and a net margin of 17.06%. The business’s quarterly revenue was down 15.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $2.03 earnings per share. Research analysts anticipate that Honeywell International Inc. will post 8.14 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 6th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 15th will be given a $0.90 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 14th. This is an increase from Honeywell International’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.82. This represents a $3.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.98%. Honeywell International’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 40.95%.
In other Honeywell International news, CEO Rajeev Gautam sold 10,984 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $163.88, for a total value of $1,800,057.92. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 28,920 shares in the company, valued at $4,739,409.60. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, Chairman Darius Adamczyk sold 7,149 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $165.08, for a total value of $1,180,156.92. Following the completion of the transaction, the chairman now owns 75,521 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $12,467,006.68. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 0.73% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.
Honeywell International Profile
Honeywell International Inc operates as a diversified technology and manufacturing company worldwide. Its Aerospace segment supplies products, software, and services for aircrafts and vehicles. This segment offers auxiliary power units, propulsion engines, integrated avionics, environmental control and electric power systems, engine controls, flight safety, communications, navigation hardware, data and software applications, radar and surveillance systems, aircraft lighting, advanced systems and instruments, satellite and space components, and aircraft wheels and brakes; spare parts; repair, overhaul, and maintenance services; and connected solutions and data services for the aftermarket, as well as provides wireless connectivity and management and technical services.
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