Diversified manufacturer Honeywell International Inc
The maker of cockpit electronics, auto products and control systems for buildings, also repeated its July forecast that calls for 2011 proforma earnings of $3.85 a share to $4 a share on sales of $36.1 billion to $36.7 billion.
Analysts, on average, expect Honeywell to earn $1.00 per share in the third quarter and $3.97 a share for the year, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
Honeywell's reaffirmation of earnings targets comes as a peer United Technologies Corp
(Reporting by Nick Zieminski, editing by Gerald E. McCormick)