Boltwood Capital Management Has Cut Its Danaher Corp. (DHR) Holding; Albion Financial Group Boosted By $2.91 Million Its Honeywell Intl (HON) Position

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Boltwood Capital Management decreased Danaher Corp. (DHR) stake by 66.63% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Boltwood Capital Management sold 15,417 shares as Danaher Corp. (DHR)’s stock rose 4.06%. The Boltwood Capital Management holds 7,722 shares with $716,000 value, down from 23,139 last quarter. Danaher Corp. now has $69.15B valuation. The stock increased 0.59% or $0.58 during the last trading session, reaching $99. About 1.49 million shares traded. Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) has risen 13.03% since April 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.48% the S&P500.

Albion Financial Group increased Honeywell Intl Inc (HON) stake by 50.79% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Albion Financial Group acquired 19,008 shares as Honeywell Intl Inc (HON)’s stock declined 5.96%. The Albion Financial Group holds 56,436 shares with $8.66 million value, up from 37,428 last quarter. Honeywell Intl Inc now has $109.62B valuation. The stock increased 1.52% or $2.19 during the last trading session, reaching $146.47. About 2.33M shares traded. Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) has risen 15.94% since April 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.39% the S&P500.

Among 20 analysts covering Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Danaher Corporation has $120 highest and $83.0 lowest target. $103.90’s average target is 4.95% above currents $99 stock price. Danaher Corporation had 89 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, January 30 report. Argus Research maintained it with “Buy” rating and $115 target in Thursday, February 1 report. The company was initiated on Wednesday, September 30 by Leerink Swann. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral” on Monday, June 13. The stock of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) has “Overweight” rating given on Monday, April 18 by Barclays Capital. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of DHR in report on Friday, October 20 with “Overweight” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Credit Suisse given on Thursday, May 25. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, January 19 with “Buy”. The stock of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, October 1 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock has “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, May 27.

Analysts await Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) to report earnings on April, 19. They expect $0.93 earnings per share, up 9.41% or $0.08 from last year’s $0.85 per share. DHR’s profit will be $649.55 million for 26.61 P/E if the $0.93 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.19 actual earnings per share reported by Danaher Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -21.85% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.97 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.04, from 1.01 in 2017Q3. It fall, as 50 investors sold DHR shares while 376 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 333 raised stakes. 516.43 million shares or 1.05% more from 511.08 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Baldwin Investment Mgmt Llc stated it has 0.6% of its portfolio in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR). Peapack Gladstone Financial holds 47,956 shares. Argent Trust holds 0.57% or 15,831 shares in its portfolio. Cornerstone Management Lc holds 130,515 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. Private Cap has invested 1.5% in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR). Ameritas Inv Prtn Inc holds 0.2% or 43,075 shares. Perigon Wealth Mgmt Limited Liability stated it has 214 shares. 5,560 were accumulated by Fisher Asset Mngmt Ltd Co. Roundview Cap Lc holds 0.64% of its portfolio in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) for 26,599 shares. Sun Life Inc holds 0.01% or 1,339 shares. Fil Limited holds 171,182 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Cleararc holds 0.18% of its portfolio in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) for 13,898 shares. Cibc World holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) for 20,052 shares. Stratos Wealth Partners Ltd owns 3,957 shares. Jackson Wealth Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation invested 0.52% in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR).

Since October 23, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 10 insider sales for $37.02 million activity. $1.04M worth of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) was sold by LOHR WALTER G. Shares for $1.06M were sold by SCHWIETERS JOHN T. COMAS DANIEL L had sold 88,184 shares worth $8.03 million on Monday, October 23. $4.40M worth of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) was sold by Lalor Angela S on Friday, February 2. SPOON ALAN G sold $318,249 worth of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) on Friday, February 23. DANIEL WILLIAM K also sold $13.37 million worth of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) shares. $398,295 worth of stock was sold by Blair Rainer on Saturday, February 24.

Albion Financial Group decreased Pimco Enhanced Short Maturity (MINT) stake by 3,443 shares to 4,425 valued at $449,000 in 2017Q4. It also reduced General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) stake by 584,616 shares and now owns 1.45M shares. Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.11 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.03, from 1.14 in 2017Q3. It dropped, as 42 investors sold HON shares while 490 reduced holdings. 154 funds opened positions while 439 raised stakes. 531.30 million shares or 5.59% less from 562.75 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Somerville Kurt F, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 9,560 shares. Lee Danner & Bass reported 22,450 shares. Lumbard Kellner Limited owns 5,408 shares or 0.43% of their US portfolio. Univest Corporation Of Pennsylvania owns 21,826 shares or 1.35% of their US portfolio. Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd Co has invested 0.27% of its portfolio in Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON). B & T Dba Alpha has 30,755 shares for 2.23% of their portfolio. Wellington Shields And Company Limited Liability Corporation invested in 20,399 shares. Putnam Invests Llc invested 0.3% of its portfolio in Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON). Columbia Asset Mgmt invested in 0.88% or 20,020 shares. Smith Salley Associate stated it has 1.12% of its portfolio in Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON). Ally Inc holds 0.15% of its portfolio in Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) for 5,000 shares. Agf America Incorporated, a Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 49,639 shares. Dubuque Bankshares Co has 0.26% invested in Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON). Savant Limited holds 5,136 shares. The Texas-based E&G Advisors LP has invested 0.09% in Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON).

Among 21 analysts covering Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON), 17 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 81% are positive. Honeywell International Inc. has $191.0 highest and $7 lowest target. $140.12’s average target is -4.34% below currents $146.47 stock price. Honeywell International Inc. had 94 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, September 28, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, December 14. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in Friday, September 22 report. Jefferies maintained Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) on Friday, June 30 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) earned “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, April 24. As per Tuesday, July 26, the company rating was maintained by Argus Research. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Monday, October 19 report. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Hold” on Monday, April 24. The stock has “Neutral” rating by UBS on Monday, June 6. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, December 17 by Oppenheimer.

Since February 14, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 insider sales for $874,731 activity. Deily Linnet F also sold $426,291 worth of Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) on Wednesday, February 14. PARDO JAIME CHICO /FA had sold 2,868 shares worth $448,440 on Monday, February 26.

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