Textron Company Profile (NYSE:TXT)

About Textron (NYSE:TXT)

Textron logoTextron Inc. is a multi-industry company engaged in aircraft, defense, industrial and finance businesses to provide customers with products and services across the world. The Company operates through five segments: Textron Aviation, Bell, Textron Systems, Industrial and Finance. The Textron Aviation segment is engaged in general aviation. The Bell segment supplies military helicopters and support to the United States Government and to military customers outside the United States. The Textron Systems segment is a supplier to the defense, aerospace and general aviation markets. The Industrial segment designs and manufactures a range of products within three product lines: fuel systems and functional components, specialized vehicles and equipment, and tools and test equipment. The Finance segment is a commercial finance business that consists of Textron Financial Corporation (TFC) and its subsidiaries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrials
  • Industry: Commercial Aircraft Manufacturing
  • Sub-Industry: Aerospace & Defense
  • Symbol: NYSE:TXT
  • CUSIP: 88320310
  • Web: www.textron.com
  • Market Cap: $14.09865 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 264,713,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $52.24
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $48.80
  • 52 Week Range: $37.19 - $55.80
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.31
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.20
  • P/E Growth: 2.72
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $13.77 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.03
  • Book Value: $21.43 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.49
  • Annual Dividend: $0.08
  • Dividend Yield: 0.2%
  • EBITDA: $1.49 billion
  • Net Margins: 4.25%
  • Return on Equity: 10.90%
  • Return on Assets: 3.90%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.64%
  • Current Ratio: 2.05%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.89%
  • Average Volume: 1.34 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.59
  • Short Ratio: 2.16

Frequently Asked Questions for Textron (NYSE:TXT)

What is Textron's stock symbol?

Textron trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TXT."

How often does Textron pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Textron?

Textron declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 25th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.02 per share on Sunday, October 1st. This represents a $0.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 14th. View Textron's Dividend History.

How will Textron's stock buyback program work?

Textron announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback program on Thursday, April 6th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase 25,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Textron's earnings last quarter?

Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 19th. The company reported $0.60 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.55 by $0.05. The business earned $3.60 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.57 billion. Textron had a net margin of 4.25% and a return on equity of 10.90%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 2.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.66 EPS. View Textron's Earnings History.

When will Textron make its next earnings announcement?

Textron is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 19th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Textron.

What guidance has Textron issued on next quarter's earnings?

Textron updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 19th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.40-2.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.53.

Where is Textron's stock going? Where will Textron's stock price be in 2017?

11 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Textron's stock. Their predictions range from $45.00 to $63.00. On average, they expect Textron's stock price to reach $54.09 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Textron.

Who are some of Textron's key competitors?

Who are Textron's key executives?

Textron's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Scott C. Donnelly, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Frank T. Connor, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • E. Robert Lupone, Executive Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Julie Gullen Duffy, Executive Vice President - Human Resources
  • R. Kerry Clark, Lead Independent Director
  • Deborah Lee James, Director
  • Kathleen M. Bader, Independent Director
  • James T. Conway, Independent Director
  • Ivor J. Evans, Independent Director

How do I buy Textron stock?

Shares of Textron can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Textron's stock price today?

One share of Textron stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.34.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Textron (NYSE TXT)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  300 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  259 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  559
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Textron and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Textron (NYSE:TXT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 2 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.45)
Consensus Price Target: $54.09 (1.41% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Textron (NYSE:TXT)
Price Target History for Textron (NYSE:TXT)
Analysts' Ratings History for Textron (NYSE:TXT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/13/2017StephensReiterated RatingEqual Weight$54.00 -> $63.00N/AView Rating Details
9/26/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$60.00LowView Rating Details
9/11/2017Drexel HamiltonUpgradeHold -> Buy$58.00HighView Rating Details
8/17/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetUnderweight$45.00 -> $47.00LowView Rating Details
7/22/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$52.00 -> $54.00LowView Rating Details
7/21/2017Bank of America CorporationDowngradeBuy -> Underperform$53.00 -> $45.00LowView Rating Details
7/20/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$50.00 -> $55.00LowView Rating Details
4/22/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$60.00LowView Rating Details
1/20/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$60.00N/AView Rating Details
12/5/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$43.00 -> $47.00N/AView Rating Details
10/28/2016Vertical ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$46.00N/AView Rating Details
4/23/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
3/28/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOutperform$46.00 -> $55.00N/AView Rating Details
1/28/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
1/28/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$52.00 -> $47.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/17/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Textron (NYSE:TXT)
Earnings by Quarter for Textron (NYSE:TXT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Textron (NYSE TXT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/19/2017$0.62N/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2017Q2 2017$0.55$0.60$3.57 billion$3.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2017Q1 2017$0.46$0.46$3.16 billion$3.09 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2017Q416$0.87$0.80$4.05 billion$3.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2016Q316$0.66$0.61$3.40 billion$3.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2016Q216$0.64$0.66$3.36 billion$3.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$0.53$0.55$3.15 billion$3.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2016Q415$0.83$0.81$4.23 billion$3.92 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.61$0.63$3.41 billion$3.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$0.59$0.60$3.43 billion$3.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q115$0.49$0.46$3.19 billion$3.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q414$0.74$0.76$4.30 billion$4.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2014Q314$0.52$0.57$3.59 billion$3.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/16/2014Q214$0.46$0.51$3.52 billion$3.51 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.38$0.36$3.02 billion$2.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/22/2014Q413$0.65$0.60$3.50 billion$3.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/18/2013Q313$0.47$0.35$2.98 billion$2.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2013Q2 2013$0.38$0.40$3.01 billion$2.84 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/17/2013Q1 2013$0.46$0.40$2.89 billion$2.86 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/23/2013Q4 2012$0.58$0.56$3.44 billion$3.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2012$0.51$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$0.44$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2012$0.35$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2012$0.34$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2011$0.31$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2011$0.24$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011$0.17$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2011$0.25$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Textron (NYSE:TXT)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.30
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.41$0.41$0.41
Q2 20171$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q3 20171$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q4 20171$0.81$0.81$0.81
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Textron (NYSE:TXT)
Most Recent Dividend:10/1/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.08
Dividend Yield:0.15%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:2.45% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
3.21% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
2.73% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Textron (NYSE:TXT)

Dividend History by Quarter for Textron (NYSE TXT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Textron (NYSE:TXT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.07%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 81.49%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Textron (NYSE:TXT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Textron (NYSE:TXT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Textron (NYSE:TXT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/2/2015Cheryl H. JohnsonVPSell2,121$42.37$89,866.77View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Mark S BamfordVPSell1,436$41.86$60,110.96View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Richard L YatesVPSell48,144$28.91$1,391,843.04View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Textron (NYSE:TXT)
Latest Headlines for Textron (NYSE:TXT)
zacks.com logoWill Bell Segment Impair Textron's (TXT) Q3 Earnings?
www.zacks.com - October 17 at 8:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTextron Inc. (TXT) Cut to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 5:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTextron's (TXT) "Equal Weight" Rating Reaffirmed at Stephens
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 11:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTextron Inc. (TXT) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 12 at 1:24 AM
bizjournals.com logoTextron Aviation’s Cessna Latitude hits 100-delivery mark
www.bizjournals.com - October 11 at 9:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUTC Aerospace Systems Responds To New Aviation Industry Icing Requirements With Patented Pitot Technology
finance.yahoo.com - October 11 at 8:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTextron Aviation CEO: 'Longitude' jet gets clean-sheet de...
finance.yahoo.com - October 11 at 8:58 AM
bizjournals.com logoSpirit AeroSystems-aided defense helicopter nears first flight
www.bizjournals.com - October 10 at 7:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTextron Inc. (TXT) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $3.54 Billion
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 7 at 1:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTextron, Inc. : TXT-US: Dividend Analysis : September 15th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 12:01 PM
reuters.com logoJetcraft predicts upward trend for business jets over 10 years
www.reuters.com - October 4 at 9:28 AM
nasdaq.com logoTXT Crosses Above Average Analyst Target - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 3 at 2:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHumantech's Ergonomics Software Helps Greenlee® Lower its Incident Rate
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 2:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAir Force Readies These 2 Turboprops For War As It Eyes Massive Order
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 2:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Business-Jet Market Ready to Fly High Again
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 2:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTextron Inc. (TXT) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 1 at 12:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTextron Inc. (TXT) Earns Buy Rating from Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 26 at 3:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTextron to Release Third Quarter Results on October 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 10:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAir Force Eyes Light-Attack Plane But This Is 'Job One'
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 8:56 AM
seekingalpha.com logoTextron (TXT) Presents At Morgan Stanley 5th Annual Laguna Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - September 16 at 9:57 AM
nasdaq.com logoTextron Inc. (TXT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 14, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 15 at 10:30 AM
seekingalpha.com logoTextron goes ex-dividend tomorrow
seekingalpha.com - September 13 at 10:37 AM
rttnews.com logoTextron Inc. (TXT) Is Challenging The Highs Of The Year
www.rttnews.com - September 12 at 11:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTextron Inc. -- Moody's assigns Baa2 rating to Textron's new senior unsecured notes
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 11:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIBD Rating Upgrades: Textron Flashes Improved Technical Strength
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 11:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTextron Inc. (TXT) Lifted to Buy at Drexel Hamilton
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 9:04 AM
seekingalpha.com logoTextron: Undervalued Despite Solid Financials - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 11 at 8:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAir Taxi Startup Lilium Raises $90 Million For Electric Mini-Jet Service
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 9:39 AM
nasdaq.com logoTextron's Unit Secures $499M Contract From US Air Force - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 30 at 10:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTextron, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TXT-US : August 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 10:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTextron's Unit Secures $499M Contract From U.S. Air Force
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 10:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTextron, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:TXT) : August 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 9:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTextron, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:TXT) : August 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 9:08 AM
nasdaq.com logoDefense Stock Roundup: Stocks Rally on Trump's Afghanistan Remark, BA & LMT Win Big
www.nasdaq.com - August 25 at 12:02 PM
bizjournals.com logoDealership designation gives Wichita’s Yingling Aviation new product offerings
www.bizjournals.com - August 23 at 6:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMattel trading at 2009 lows
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 6:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Textron, Inc. : August 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 1:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTextron, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TXT-US : August 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 8:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTextron Inc. (TXT) Price Target Raised to $47.00 at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 17 at 4:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTextron Inc. (TXT) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 12:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Textron, Inc. : August 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 10:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Textron Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 9:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTextron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.62 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 6:20 PM
nasdaq.com logoBoeing (BA) Secures 12 737 MAX Jets Order from Air Lease - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 10 at 9:09 AM
bizjournals.com logoStocks Under Scanner in the Industrial Goods Space -- Textron, Triumph, Aerojet Rocketdyne, and Northrop Grumman
www.bizjournals.com - August 3 at 8:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] The ‘Air Capital of the World’ Has a Problem: Too Few Aviation Workers
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 8:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOA-X: An Air Force Program Warfighters And Taxpayers Can Do Without
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 7:15 AM
bizjournals.com logo​Textron Aviation sells 15 Skyhawks to ATP Flight School - Wichita Business Journal
www.bizjournals.com - July 29 at 8:11 AM
nasdaq.com logoCommit To Buy Textron At $38, Earn 4.7% Using Options - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 29 at 8:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTextron, Inc. :TXT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : July 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 8:11 AM



Textron (TXT) Chart for Tuesday, October, 17, 2017

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