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Relatively Low Projected Earnings Growth Detected in Shares of Honeywell Intl in the Industrial Conglomerates Industry (HON, MMM, RAVN, ROP, CSL)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Industrial Conglomerates industry with the lowest projected earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (current fiscal year estimated vs. last year actual) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Honeywell Intl ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 12.9%. Following is 3M Co with a projected earnings growth of 13.3%. Raven Industries ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 13.6%.

Roper Technologi follows with a projected earnings growth of 19.2%, and Carlisle Cos Inc rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 20.3%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Roper Technologi on November 21st, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $352.33. Since that recommendation, shares of Roper Technologi have risen 6.0%. We continue to monitor Roper Technologi for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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