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Honeywell International (NYSE:HON) CEO Roger Fradin unloaded 67,477 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction dated Wednesday, January 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $90.23, for a total value of $6,088,449.71. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 254,500 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $22,963,535. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on HON shares. Analysts at Argus raised their price target on shares of Honeywell International from $99.00 to $101.00 in a research note to investors on Monday. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Ladenburg Thalmann upgraded shares of Honeywell International from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note to investors on Monday. Finally, analysts at Langenberg & Company upgraded shares of Honeywell International from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note to investors on Monday. They now have a $100.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $90.00. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seventeen have given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $92.09.

Honeywell International (NYSE:HON) traded up 2.18% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $91.70. 3,150,551 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Honeywell International has a 52-week low of $68.07 and a 52-week high of $91.56. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $89.58 and a 200-day moving average of $85.79. The company has a market cap of $71.954 billion and a P/E ratio of 22.18.

Honeywell International (NYSE:HON) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, January 24th. The company reported $1.24 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.22 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $9.58 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.19 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.10 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 8.4% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Honeywell International will post $4.95 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Honeywell International Inc (NYSE:HON) is a diversified technology and manufacturing company, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services, control, sensing and security technologies for buildings, homes and industry, turbochargers, automotive products, specialty chemicals, electronic and advanced materials, process technology for refining and petrochemicals, and energy efficient products and solutions for homes, business and transportation.

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