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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.71
HON's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
74% of the 256 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 0.71 vs. HON: 0.71 )
HON' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 0.92
Current: 0.71

0.16
0.92
Equity to Asset 0.39
HON's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
69% of the 262 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. HON: 0.39 )
HON' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.2   Max: 0.42
Current: 0.39

0.2
0.42
Interest Coverage 16.82
HON's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
75% of the 163 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 13.99 vs. HON: 16.82 )
HON' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 16.82
Current: 16.82

0.39
16.82
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 3.64
M-Score: -2.60
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 14.09
HON's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
92% of the 261 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 7.97 vs. HON: 14.09 )
HON' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: 0.67   Max: 14.09
Current: 14.09

0.67
14.09
Net-margin (%) 10.05
HON's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 261 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 5.29 vs. HON: 10.05 )
HON' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -0.99   Max: 10.05
Current: 10.05

-0.99
10.05
ROE (%) 22.47
HON's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 252 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 11.68 vs. HON: 22.47 )
HON' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -2.46   Max: 38.85
Current: 22.47

-2.46
38.85
ROA (%) 8.64
HON's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 262 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 4.72 vs. HON: 8.64 )
HON' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -0.8   Max: 11.97
Current: 8.64

-0.8
11.97
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 69.93
HON's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 261 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 26.53 vs. HON: 69.93 )
HON' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 2.05   Max: 69.93
Current: 69.93

2.05
69.93
Revenue Growth (%) 5.70
HON's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 241 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. HON: 5.70 )
HON' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -5   Max: 14.9
Current: 5.7

-5
14.9
EBITDA Growth (%) 17.20
HON's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 220 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 10.30 vs. HON: 17.20 )
HON' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -71.2   Max: 238.2
Current: 17.2

-71.2
238.2
EPS Growth (%) 25.50
HON's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 10.10 vs. HON: 25.50 )
HON' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -14.5   Max: 29.7
Current: 25.5

-14.5
29.7
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Financials


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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

HON Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Louis Moore Bacon 40,000 sh (+60%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 110,913 sh (+6.32%)
Scott Black 120,955 sh (+5.35%)
James Barrow 17,793,858 sh (+2.99%)
Murray Stahl 12,516 sh (+0.21%)
Dodge & Cox 17,398 sh (unchged)
Brian Rogers 4,166,100 sh (unchged)
Bill Frels 2,362,793 sh (-0.36%)
RS Investment Management 175,058 sh (-0.74%)
Mario Gabelli 2,527,911 sh (-4.83%)
PRIMECAP Management 12,320,581 sh (-4.95%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 889,906 sh (-18.74%)
Joel Greenblatt 17,966 sh (-27.27%)
Ken Fisher 4,157 sh (-39.14%)
Steven Cohen 35,726 sh (-88.83%)
Pioneer Investments 49,387 sh (-90.6%)
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Q3 2013

HON Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 302,800 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 81,300 sh (New)
Ray Dalio 83,495 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 149,920 sh (+319.64%)
Joel Greenblatt 33,261 sh (+85.13%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 112,156 sh (+1.12%)
Scott Black 121,415 sh (+0.38%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 890,156 sh (+0.03%)
Brian Rogers 4,166,100 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management 175,058 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 17,398 sh (unchged)
James Barrow 17,775,647 sh (-0.1%)
Mario Gabelli 2,520,539 sh (-0.29%)
PRIMECAP Management 12,218,027 sh (-0.83%)
Bill Frels 2,336,623 sh (-1.11%)
Murray Stahl 12,040 sh (-3.8%)
Ken Fisher 3,841 sh (-7.6%)
Pioneer Investments 45,092 sh (-8.7%)
Louis Moore Bacon 20,000 sh (-50%)
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Q4 2013

HON Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Pioneer Investments 1,562,029 sh (+3364.09%)
Paul Tudor Jones 109,796 sh (+35.05%)
Louis Moore Bacon 25,000 sh (+25%)
Ken Fisher 4,746 sh (+23.56%)
James Barrow 17,825,273 sh (+0.28%)
Dodge & Cox 17,398 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 12,040 sh (unchged)
Brian Rogers 4,166,100 sh (unchged)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
Bill Frels 2,331,703 sh (-0.21%)
PRIMECAP Management 12,166,449 sh (-0.42%)
Scott Black 120,755 sh (-0.54%)
Ray Dalio 81,595 sh (-2.28%)
Mario Gabelli 2,461,416 sh (-2.35%)
Joel Greenblatt 32,144 sh (-3.36%)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 74,280 sh (-33.77%)
Jean-Marie Eveillard 443,657 sh (-50.16%)
Steven Cohen 49,389 sh (-67.06%)
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Q1 2014

HON Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Brian Rogers 4,166,100 sh (unchged)
Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc 73,537 sh (-1%)
Ken Fisher 2,638 sh (-44.42%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with HON

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-12-31 Reduce -50.16%0.11%$81.45 - $91.14 $ 93.347%443657
Ray Dalio 2013-09-30 New Buy0.06%$77.88 - $86.79 $ 93.3413%83495
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 Add 85.13%0.04%$77.88 - $86.79 $ 93.3413%33261
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Reduce -27.27%0.03%$71.47 - $80.85 $ 93.3422%17966
Jean-Marie Eveillard 2013-03-31 Add 4993.63%0.27%$63.47 - $75.48 $ 93.3433%1095131
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 Add 237.49%0.07%$63.47 - $75.48 $ 93.3433%24704
Ray Dalio 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.05%$59.15 - $64.29 $ 93.3452%0
Joel Greenblatt 2012-12-31 Reduce -59.99%0.04%$59.15 - $64.29 $ 93.3452%7320
Ray Dalio 2012-09-30 Reduce -68.83%0.12%$53.63 - $61.39 $ 93.3461%66295
Joel Greenblatt 2012-09-30 Reduce -36.55%0.04%$53.63 - $61.39 $ 93.3461%18296
Scott Black 2012-06-30 Add 42.22%0.33%$53.1 - $61.32 $ 93.3463%124554
Ray Dalio 2012-06-30 New Buy0.18%$53.1 - $61.32 $ 93.3463%212695
Joel Greenblatt 2012-06-30 Add 224.16%0.08%$53.1 - $61.32 $ 93.3463%28837
Joel Greenblatt 2012-03-31 New Buy0.05%$55.18 - $61.78 $ 93.3469%8896
Ray Dalio 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.08%$42.32 - $54.98 $ 93.3481%0
Joel Greenblatt 2011-12-31 Sold Out 0.07%$42.32 - $54.98 $ 93.3481%0
Ray Dalio 2011-09-30 Add 178.61%0.05%$41.94 - $60.44 $ 93.3490%117299
Joel Greenblatt 2011-09-30 Add 22.44%0.01%$41.97 - $60.44 $ 93.3488%9107
Joel Greenblatt 2011-06-30 New Buy0.06%$55.53 - $62 $ 93.3459%7438
John Keeley 2011-06-30 Sold Out 0.01%$55.53 - $62 $ 93.3459%0
Mario Gabelli 2011-03-31 Reduce -41.66%0.81%$53.16 - $59.6 $ 93.3466%2658384
Dodge & Cox 2011-03-31 Add 41.61%$53.16 - $59.6 $ 93.3466%18145
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Guru Investment Theses on Honeywell International Inc

Mario Gabelli Comments on Honeywell International Inc. - Feb 19, 2014

Honeywell International Inc. (2.6%) (HON)($91.37 - NYSE) is a leading producer of avionics, power, and electronic systems for the aerospace market, as well as process automation and security products for the industrial, residential, and commercial building markets. The company also makes turbochargers for the automotive industry and provides technologies to the energy market. HON offers excellent products, has a strong balance sheet, and generates substantial free cash flow that could be used for internal growth, acquisitions, and stock repurchases. In addition, the company is executing on its long term strategy to expand in less costly regions of the world, while reducing costs in more costly countries by closing plants, consolidating facilities, and implementing six sigma and lean manufacturing. HON is on track to achieve its five-year targets, outlined in 2009, of growing revenues at a 6% - 8% compounded annual growth rate to a range of $41 to $45 billion and expanding the segment margin by 300 - 500 basis points to 16% - 18%. Achieving these goals should position HON for greater profitability gains in the future.



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Honeywell International Inc. (2.6%) (HON)($91.37 - NYSE) is a leading producer of avionics, power, and electronic systems for the aerospace market, as well as process automation and security products for the industrial, residential, and commercial building markets. The company also makes turbochargers for the automotive industry and provides technologies to the energy market. HON offers excellent products, has a strong balance sheet, and generates substantial free cash flow that could be used for internal growth, acquisitions, and stock repurchases. In addition, the company is executing on its long term strategy to expand in less costly regions of the world, while reducing costs in more costly countries by closing plants, consolidating facilities, and implementing six sigma and lean manufacturing. HON is on track to achieve its five-year targets, outlined in 2009, of growing revenues at a 6% - 8% compounded annual growth rate to a range of $41 to $45 billion and expanding the segment margin by 300 - 500 basis points to 16% - 18%. Achieving these goals should position HON for greater profitability gains in the future.
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Ratios

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industry
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P/E(ttm) 18.80
HON's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
76% of the 223 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 19.80 vs. HON: 18.80 )
HON' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 6.86   Max: 27.03
Current: 18.8

6.86
27.03
P/B 4.10
HON's P/B is ranked lower than
57% of the 238 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 2.45 vs. HON: 4.10 )
HON' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.93   Max: 5.85
Current: 4.1

1.93
5.85
P/S 1.90
HON's P/S is ranked lower than
61% of the 262 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. HON: 1.90 )
HON' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.5   Max: 1.92
Current: 1.9

0.5
1.92
PFCF 20.10
HON's PFCF is ranked higher than
71% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 22.30 vs. HON: 20.10 )
HON' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 6.12   Max: 26.47
Current: 20.1

6.12
26.47
EV-to-EBIT 13.50
HON's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
76% of the 233 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 14.80 vs. HON: 13.50 )
HON' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 7.2   Max: 22.8
Current: 13.5

7.2
22.8
PEG 1.20
HON's PEG is ranked higher than
78% of the 185 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. HON: 1.20 )
HON' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 23.78
Current: 1.2

0.31
23.78
Shiller P/E 26.60
HON's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
59% of the 209 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 21.97 vs. HON: 26.60 )
HON' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 9.29   Max: 44.14
Current: 26.6

9.29
44.14

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 1.80
HON's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
55% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.80 vs. HON: 1.80 )
HON' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 1.56   Max: 4.78
Current: 1.8

1.56
4.78
Dividend Payout 0.34
HON's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
60% of the 161 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 0.30 vs. HON: 0.34 )
HON' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.23   Max: 18.89
Current: 0.34

0.23
18.89
Dividend growth (3y) 11.60
HON's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
82% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 10.40 vs. HON: 11.60 )
HON' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 15.4
Current: 11.6

0
15.4
Yield on cost (5-Year) 2.81
HON's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
70% of the 188 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 2.12 vs. HON: 2.81 )
HON' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 2.43   Max: 7.46
Current: 2.81

2.43
7.46
Share Buyback Rate -0.70
HON's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
77% of the 195 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: -0.60 vs. HON: -0.70 )
HON' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 4.5   Max: -12.8
Current: -0.7

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 29.80
HON's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
74% of the 167 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. HON: 29.80 )
HON' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 4.48   Max: 502.67
Current: 29.8

4.48
502.67
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.70
HON's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
62% of the 182 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. HON: 1.70 )
HON' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.53   Max: 3.45
Current: 1.7

0.53
3.45
Price/Median PS Value 1.60
HON's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
52% of the 245 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.18 vs. HON: 1.60 )
HON' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 1.8
Current: 1.6

0.48
1.8
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 2.00
HON's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked higher than
61% of the 117 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. HON: 2.00 )
HON' s 10-Year Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 4.21
Current: 2

0.36
4.21
Price/Graham Number 4.90
HON's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
60% of the 156 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 2.03 vs. HON: 4.90 )
HON' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 1.61   Max: 20.38
Current: 4.9

1.61
20.38
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.40
HON's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
79% of the 241 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. HON: 7.40 )
HON' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 4.4   Max: 14
Current: 7.4

4.4
14
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 12.45
HON's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
82% of the 229 Companies
in the Global Aerospace & Defense industry.

( Industry Median: 9.52 vs. HON: 12.45 )
HON' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0.3   Max: 34.2
Current: 12.45

0.3
34.2

Business Description

Industry: Aerospace & Defense » Aerospace & Defense
Compare:BA, ERJ, EADSY, RYCEY, GD » details
Traded in other countries:HON.UK, ALD.Germany
Honeywell International Inc. was incorporated in Delaware in 1985. It is a 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, and process technology for refining and petrochemicals, and energy efficient products and solutions for homes, business and transportation. The Company manages its business operations through four reportable segments: Aerospace, Automation and Control Solutions, Specialty Materials and Transportation Systems. Aerospace is a global supplier of aircraft engines, avionics, and related products and services for aircraft manufacturers, airlines, aircraft operators, military services, and defense and space contractors. Aerospace products and services include auxiliary power units, propulsion engines, environmental control systems, engine controls, flight safety, communications, navigation, radar and surveillance systems, aircraft lighting, management and technical services, advanced systems and instruments, aircraft wheels and brakes and repair and overhaul services. Automation and Control Solutions provides products and solutions that make homes, buildings, industrial sites and infrastructure more efficient, safe and comfortable. ACS products and services include controls for heating, cooling, indoor air quality, ventilation, humidification, lighting and home automation; advanced software applications for home/building control and optimization; sensors, switches, control systems and instruments for measuring pressure, air flow, temperature and electrical current; security, fire and gas detection; personal protection equipment; access control; products for automatic identification and data collection, installation, maintenance and upgrades of systems that keep buildings safe, comfortable and productive; and automation and control solutions for industrial plants. Specialty Materials develops and manufactures chemicals and materials for applications in the refining, petrochemical, automotive, healthcare, agricultural, packaging, refrigeration, appliance, housing, semiconductor, wax and adhesives segments. Specialty Materials also provides process technology, products and services for the petroleum refining, gas processing technology, petrochemical and other industries. Transportation Systems provides automotive products that improve the performance, efficiency, and appearance of cars, trucks, and other vehicles through state-of-the-art technologies, world class brands and global solutions to customers' needs. Transportation Systems' products include turbochargers and charge-air and thermal systems; car care products including anti-freeze, and cleaners, waxes and additives. Honeywell's raw materials are natural gas, benzene, ethylene, fluorspar and sulfur in its Specialty Materials business; stee

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