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Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON)

Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) closed at $143.24 on the last trading session with an increase of 3.64%, whereas, it previously closed at $138.21. The company has a market capitalization of $103.62 Billion. The company traded shares of 2.97 Million on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 3.77 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) produced diluted EPS of 8.32. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 7.85 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 1.21. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -4.4, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 7.85% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 3.15% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at 8.5%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) is at 17.23 while the forward p/e is at 18.26. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) stands at 2.86 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 5.76. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 30.53. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) are reported at 1 and 1.3 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) stands at 10.8, 35 and 17.2 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) is reported at 36.29 Billion with income of 6.03 Billion. The outstanding shares of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) are 709.6 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 78.2 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -1.14 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) is ticked at 0.1%, the figure is plummeted -0.28% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 156.5. The 52 week high of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) is placed at 184.06 and 52 week low is standing at 101.08.

Performance wise the shares of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) fell down -1.17% for the week, it also fell -1.79% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went down 8.72%. The shares decrease -18.83% for the half year and plummeted for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) shrinked -17.96% for the yearly performance.