Honeywell International Inc. ( HON ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 22, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.665 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 10, 2017. Shareholders who purchased HON prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.76% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of HON was $124.16, representing a -0.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $124.56 and a 22.63% increase over the 52 week low of $101.25.
HON is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Ingersoll-Rand plc (Ireland) ( IR ) and Delphi Automotive plc ( DLPH ). HON's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.13. Zacks Investment Research reports HON's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 6.67%, compared to an industry average of 2.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to HON through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HON as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is VIS with an increase of 14.77% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HON at 3.36%.
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