Honeywell Edges Higher on Panel Action - TheStreet

Diversified technology company Honeywell (HON) - Get Report was up 1.4% as a European Union advisory committee reiterated the European Commission's opposition to General Electric's (GE) - Get Report purchase of the company.

According to published reports, the committee was split on the decision, but then unanimously voted to asked the EC to continue talks with the two companies.

Shares of GE were down 0.7%.