The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which editor and analyst Isaac Pino discusses topics across the investing world.

In today's edition, Isaac takes a look at diversified manufacturer Honeywell. Significant investments in energy-efficient systems, the oil and natural gas sector, and specialty materials have been boosting Honeywell's margins and overall growth in recent quarters. Honeywell has topped analyst earnings expectations throughout 2011, and Isaac takes a look at whether it can one-up the forecast for the final quarter.

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