Why United Tech Is Poised to Keep Rallying
Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, aerospace and building systems conglomerate United Technologies has earned a respected four-star ranking.
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at United Tech and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
Hartford, Conn. (1934)
Aerospace and defense
Chairman/CEO Louis Chenevert
CFO Gregory Hayes
Return on Equity (average, past 3 years)
$4.8 billion / $23.2 billion
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 96% of the 1,615 members who have rated United Tech believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.
A great core holding in a profitable, well-run enterprise. ... An outstanding company. Also, [United Tech] is the owner of Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Engines that is truly a legend in the aviation industry. I could go on about [United Tech's] numbers but that would be somewhat pointless. Not a growth stock but a stable and consistent performer with a solid dividend history.
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