The Morris Township, New Jersey-based Honeywell International Inc (NYSE:HON) announced on Friday that profit in the third-quarter surpass analysts’ forecasts and lower its full-year sales estimates on weaker demand for aerospace parts and falling auto output in Europe.
The maker of turbochargers and cockpit controls reported in a statement that the company presently observes 2012 sales of around $37.7 billion, low from a range of $37.8 billion to $38.4 billion.
Honeywell expects a revenue plunge of almost 2% in the unit current three months period, amid weaker aftermarket sales and defense lowers.
The company reported that net income moved up 10% to $950 million or $1.20 per share, from $862 million or $1.10 per share in previous year. That surpasses the $1.14 median of analysts’ forecasts gathered by Bloomberg.
Shifting reader’s focus to broader market, let us consider market performance of other stocks that significantly affect same sector. United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) fell -1.57% to settle at $77.99, The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) moved -0.34% to end at $74.01 while Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) dropped -2.72% to finish at $48.25 on Friday.
Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) last session’s volume of 9.85 million shares was higher than its average volume of 3.61 million shares. The stock after opening at $60.80 hit high price of $63.48 and then closed at $62.49 by scoring +1.74%.
HON generated revenue of $37.51 billion in the previous twelve months and earned $2.10 billion. The Company showed a positive 5.62% in the net profit margin as well as in its operating margin which remained at 6.88%. Company’s annual sales growth for the past five years was 3.09%.
The HON’s past twelve months’ price to sales ratio was 1.30 and price to cash ratio remained 10.20. As far as the returns are concerned, HON’s return on equity was recorded as 17.45% and return on investment increased 7.71% while its return on asset stayed at 5.28%.
The stock showed weekly upbeat performance of 3.80% which was maintained for the month at 3.20%. Likewise the positive performance for the quarter was recorded as 9.50% and for the year was 32.37% while the YTD performance remained at 17.20%.
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