Honeywell International Inc. [NASDAQ: HON] gained 0.95% on the last trading session, reaching $231.85 price per share at the time. The company report on July 21, 2021 that Honeywell and Cambridge Quantum Reach New Milestones.
The companies have reached three major milestones that help bring quantum computing to real-world applications.
Honeywell (Nasdaq: HON) and Cambridge Quantum announced three scientific and technical milestones that demonstrate the viability of large-scale quantum computing and show that quantum-enabled solutions for optimization are closer than expected.
Honeywell International Inc. represents 696.20 million in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $162.77 billion with the latest information. HON stock price has been found in the range of $228.73 to $232.074.
If compared to the average trading volume of 3.08M shares, HON reached a trading volume of 4085515 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Honeywell International Inc. [HON]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for HON shares is $236.99 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on HON stock is a recommendation set at 2.20. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Deutsche Bank have made an estimate for Honeywell International Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on April 09, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Jefferies raised their target price from $190 to $210. The new note on the price target was released on November 18, 2020, representing the official price target for Honeywell International Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $200, while HSBC Securities analysts kept a Hold rating on HON stock. On August 11, 2020, analysts decreased their price target for HON shares from 166 to 158.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Honeywell International Inc. is set at 4.60, with the Price to Sales ratio for HON stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 4.99. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 8.98, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 18.03. Price to Free Cash Flow for HON in the course of the last twelve months was 61.14 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.20.
Trading performance analysis for HON stock
Honeywell International Inc. [HON] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 1.79. With this latest performance, HON shares gained by 7.34% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 11.42% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 49.81% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for HON stock in for the last two-week period is set at 59.34, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 61.44, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 57.55 for Honeywell International Inc. [HON]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 223.73, while it was recorded at 229.06 for the last single week of trading, and 209.60 for the last 200 days.
Honeywell International Inc. [HON]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Honeywell International Inc. [HON] shares currently have an operating margin of +19.27 and a Gross Margin at +37.24. Honeywell International Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +14.64.
Return on Total Capital for HON is now 16.46, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 14.78. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 26.52, with Return on Assets sitting at 7.75. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Honeywell International Inc. [HON] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 132.27. Additionally, HON Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 56.95, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 35.94. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 96.77, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 41.66.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Honeywell International Inc. [HON] managed to generate an average of $46,398 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 4.41 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.53.Honeywell International Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.20 and a Current Ratio set at 1.40.
Honeywell International Inc. [HON]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for HON. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Honeywell International Inc. go to 12.58%.
An analysis of insider ownership at Honeywell International Inc. [HON]
There are presently around $122,725 million, or 77.20% of HON stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of HON stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 55,717,231, which is approximately 8.313% of the company’s market cap and around 0.10% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 43,674,802 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $10.13 billion in HON stocks shares; and STATE STREET CORP, currently with $8.1 billion in HON stock with ownership of nearly 1.039% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Honeywell International Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of July and at the time of the July reporting period, where 1,009 institutional holders increased their position in Honeywell International Inc. [NASDAQ:HON] by around 25,144,626 shares. Additionally, 962 investors decreased positions by around 26,243,001 shares, while 334 investors held positions by with 477,941,349 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 529,328,976 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. HON stock had 148 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,480,634 shares, while 96 institutional investors sold positions of 2,413,507 shares during the same period.