Honeywell International Inc. (HON) – A Trader’s Perspective

Kapur Vimal, President & CEO – HBT, subtracted 5,000 shares of Honeywell International Inc. (HON) from its portfolio at the rate of $169.58 per share valuing $847,900 on May 20. The insider left behind 17,042 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Honeywell International Inc. (HON) was $164.52. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $165.63, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $166.73. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $163.32 and a 2nd Support Level at $162.11. Honeywell International Inc. (HON) stock has lost -$9.39, or -5.40%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have lost -$12.07, or -6.84%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has fallen by -$8.09, or -4.69%. This year-to-date, Honeywell International Inc. (HON) shares have gained $32.40, or 24.52%.

Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Honeywell International Inc. (HON) stock, Hold % of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Sell .” Meanwhile, 50% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .”

With 719,508 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $116,567,488K. Honeywell International Inc. (HON) generates $41,802 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $6,765 M. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 6.16%, a 3-Year Total Return of 41.71%, and a 5-year Total Return of 74.59%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 468.45%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.820 per share on 05/23/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 2.02%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 3.28.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Jun-19, Honeywell International Inc. (HON) reported earnings of $2.10 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $2.08 per share, representing a 0.02 difference and 0.84% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Mar-19, the reported earnings of $1.92 represented a 0.09 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $1.83 per share, which was a 4.69% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 09/2019, the average earnings estimate is $2.01 per share. This estimate came from a total of 8 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $2.02 and the low estimate was $2.00. In the year-ago quarter, Honeywell International Inc. (HON) generated per-share earnings of $2.03. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -0.99%.

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 14 purchases (151,463 shares in total) and 15 sale (72,426 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 31 insider buys amounting to 288,162 shares and 23 insider sales amounting to 239,972 shares. In the past full year, 38 insider purchases were made (involving 345,801 shares) and 34 insider sell-offs equivalent to 305,917 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Honeywell International Inc. (HON) has a Current Ratio of 1.29, a Quick Ratio of 1.06 and a Cash Ratio of 0.58. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 89.19, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 47.14, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 28.07. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 53.66 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 28.37.