Traded as NYSE: HON
Industry Conglomerate
Founded 1906, Wabash, Indiana
Headquarters Morris Plains, New Jersey, United States
CEO
Mr. David M.Cote
Revenue US$ 38.581 billion
Operating income
US$ 6.828 billion
Net income
US$ 4.768 billion
Total assets US$ 49.316 billion
Total equity US$ 18.283 billion
Number of employees
129.000
Website honeywell.com
Source investor.honeywell.com/Archived-Reports

About:

 

Honeywell International, Inc.
is an international company headquartered in Morristown, New Jersey. It is a classical conglomerate with a wide variety of areas.  Honeywell operates in five business units – Aerospace, Automation and Control Solutions, Performance Materials and Technologies and Transporting systems. With a revenue of 38.58 billion US $ and 129,000 employees Honeywell takes the 75th place on the Fortune 500 list.

Honeywell was founded in 1885, by Albert Butz, as Butz Thermo-Electric Company in Minneapolis. In 1912. after the first factory was built it was renamed to Minneapolis Heat Regulator Company. In 1927 Minneapolis Heat Regulator Company and Honeywell Heating Specialties Company merged to form the Minneapolis-Honeywell Regulator Company. In 1999 they were acquired by AlliedSignal and again underwent a merger. At this point the company was called Honeywell and  was  one of the largest companies worldwide. In 2015, the company headquarters moved to Morristown, where they are still set today. Honeywell’s Aerospace division is recognized as the main supplier for Boeing, Airbus and NASA. The company is also known for the production of building services, air condition and fire alarms.

Since 1996, Honeywell has engaged in a number of M&A deals: 91 transactions with a value of USD 23.0 bil. (for number and value per year, see figure below).

M&A Honeywell

Top 10 Deals Honeywell

RankDateTargetNationValue (in bil. USD)
107.28.2015Elster Group GmbHGermany6.6
212.20.1999Pittway CorpUnited States2.2
312.13.2004Novar PLCUnited Kingdom1.8
407.01.2016Intelligrated IncUnited States1.5
504.04.2008Norcross Safety Products LLCUnited States1.2
605.19.2010Sperian Protection SAFrance1.1
710.03.2005UOP LLCUnited States0.9
804.28.2008Metrologic InstrumentsUnited States0.7
912.09.2012Intermec IncUnited States0.6
1010.01.2012Thomas Russell LLCUnited States0.5