Investment House LLC raised its holdings in Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) by 9.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 1,775 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after acquiring an additional 150 shares during the quarter. Investment House LLC’s holdings in Honeywell International were worth $310,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Cordasco Financial Network acquired a new stake in shares of Honeywell International during the first quarter worth $25,000. Joseph P. Lucia & Associates LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Honeywell International during the first quarter worth $25,000. Lenox Wealth Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of Honeywell International by 453.8% during the second quarter. Lenox Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 144 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $25,000 after buying an additional 118 shares during the period. Mackey Komara & Dankovich LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Honeywell International during the first quarter worth $29,000. Finally, Mcmillion Capital Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Honeywell International during the second quarter worth $31,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 77.48% of the company’s stock.

In other Honeywell International news, Director Jaime Chico Pardo sold 7,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, August 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $165.92, for a total value of $1,161,440.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 7,103 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,178,529.76. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Also, Chairman Darius Adamczyk sold 7,149 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, August 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $165.08, for a total transaction of $1,180,156.92. Following the completion of the transaction, the chairman now directly owns 75,521 shares in the company, 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.

Several research firms have recently weighed in on HON. Morgan Stanley increased their price objective on shares of Honeywell International from $183.00 to $188.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Friday, July 19th. Credit Suisse Group increased their price objective on shares of Honeywell International from $185.00 to $187.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Friday, July 19th. Citigroup set a $197.00 price objective on shares of Honeywell International and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 19th. ValuEngine cut shares of Honeywell International from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 6th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Honeywell International from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $182.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Monday, July 22nd. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, thirteen have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $184.08.

NYSE HON traded up $0.50 on Wednesday, hitting $163.97. 35,957 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 2,260,079. The company has a market cap of $118.74 billion, a PE ratio of 20.47, a PEG ratio of 2.20 and a beta of 1.09. Honeywell International Inc. has a 12 month low of $123.48 and a 12 month high of $178.47. The stock has a fifty day moving average of $171.22 and a 200-day moving average of $164.98. The company has a current ratio of 1.19, a quick ratio of 0.96 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.48.

Honeywell International (NYSE:HON) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, July 18th. The conglomerate reported $2.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $2.08 by $0.02. Honeywell International had a net margin of 18.17% and a return on equity of 32.02%. The business had revenue of $9.24 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $9.37 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $2.12 earnings per share. Honeywell International’s revenue was down 15.3% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts expect that Honeywell International Inc. will post 8.1 earnings per share for the current year.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 6th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 16th will be paid a $0.82 dividend. This represents a $3.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.00%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 15th. Honeywell International’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 40.95%.

About Honeywell International

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.

Featured Story: Example of operating income, EBIT and EBITDA

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding HON? Visit HoldingsChannel.com to get the latest 13F filings and insider trades for Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Honeywell International (NYSE:HON)

Receive News & Ratings for Honeywell International Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Honeywell International and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.