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Illinois Tool Works: High Yields Aren't Sustainable

Illinois Tool Works (NYSE:ITW) is turning limited to no revenue growth into huge earnings growth by improving margins and reducing the share count. The industrial manufacturer is seeing solid revenue growth from the automotive OEM segment, but most importantly it grew Q4 operating margins by 210 basis points and generated an impressive return on invested capital of…