Honeywell International Inc. Bottom Line Advances In Q1

Honeywell International Inc. (HON) revealed a profit for its first quarter that increased from last year.

The company's earnings came in at $1.44 billion, or $1.89 per share. This compares with $1.33 billion, or $1.71 per share, in last year's first quarter.

Analysts had expected the company to earn $1.91 per share, according to figures compiled by Thomson Reuters. Analysts' estimates typically exclude special items.

The company's revenue for the quarter rose 9.5% to $10.39 billion from $9.49 billion last year.

Honeywell International Inc. earnings at a glance:

-Earnings (Q1): $1.44 Bln. vs. $1.33 Bln. last year.
-EPS (Q1): $1.89 vs. $1.71 last year.
-Analysts Estimate: $1.91
-Revenue (Q1): $10.39 Bln vs. $9.49 Bln last year.

Full year EPS guidance: $7.85 - $8.05
Full year revenue guidance: $42.7B - $43.5B

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