Traders sold shares of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) on strength during trading hours on Thursday. $49.50 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $83.87 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $34.37 million out of the stock. Of all stocks tracked, Honeywell International had the 0th highest net out-flow for the day. Honeywell International traded up $0.80 for the day and closed at $115.76

A number of research firms have recently issued reports on HON. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Honeywell International from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday. Citigroup Inc. reissued a “buy” rating and set a $132.00 price objective on shares of Honeywell International in a research note on Tuesday. Argus lifted their target price on shares of Honeywell International from $125.00 to $130.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday. Stifel Nicolaus lowered their target price on shares of Honeywell International from $129.00 to $125.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Monday. Finally, Bank of America Corp. set a $132.00 target price on shares of Honeywell International and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fifteen have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $122.89.

The company has a 50-day moving average of $116.64 and a 200 day moving average of $110.86. The firm has a market cap of $88.36 billion and a P/E ratio of 18.31.

Honeywell International (NYSE:HON) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July 22nd. The company reported $1.66 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.64 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $9.78 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $10.13 billion. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 2.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.51 EPS. Equities research analysts forecast that Honeywell International Inc. will post $6.67 earnings per share for the current year.

In related news, VP Krishna Mikkilineni sold 13,000 shares of Honeywell International stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 27th. The shares were sold at an average price of $114.10, for a total transaction of $1,483,300.00. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 75,355 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $8,598,005.50. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, CEO Timothy O. Mahoney sold 38,630 shares of Honeywell International stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, May 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $115.23, for a total transaction of $4,451,334.90. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 65,259 shares in the company, valued at approximately $7,519,794.57. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Other hedge funds and institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management CO. LTD. raised its position in Honeywell International by 6.0% in the fourth quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management CO. LTD. now owns 98,773 shares of the company’s stock valued at $10,230,000 after buying an additional 5,614 shares during the last quarter. Moors & Cabot Inc. raised its position in Honeywell International by 4.4% in the fourth quarter. Moors & Cabot Inc. now owns 25,850 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,681,000 after buying an additional 1,096 shares during the last quarter. Schnieders Capital Management LLC raised its position in Honeywell International by 1.8% in the fourth quarter. Schnieders Capital Management LLC now owns 9,972 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,033,000 after buying an additional 178 shares during the last quarter. Bragg Financial Advisors Inc raised its position in Honeywell International by 4.6% in the fourth quarter. Bragg Financial Advisors Inc now owns 29,092 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,013,000 after buying an additional 1,290 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Bank of Hawaii raised its position in Honeywell International by 1.2% in the fourth quarter. Bank of Hawaii now owns 80,177 shares of the company’s stock valued at $8,304,000 after buying an additional 912 shares during the last quarter.

Honeywell International Inc (Honeywell) is a technology and manufacturing company. The Company operates in three segments: Aerospace, Automation and Control Solutions (ACS), and Performance Materials and Technologies (PMT). Its Aerospace segment supplies aircraft engines, integrated avionics, systems and service solutions, and related products and services for aircraft manufacturers, airlines, aircraft operators, military services, and defense and space contractors.

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