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Volume900,199 shs
Average Volume1.14 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.41 billion
P/E Ratio57.39
Dividend Yield0.12%
Beta1.77

Competitors

Textron (NYSE:TXT) Vs. HON, BA, LMT, NOC, GD, and TDG

Should you be buying TXT stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "aerospace & defense" are considered alternatives and competitors to Textron, including Honeywell International (HON), The Boeing (BA), Lockheed Martin (LMT), Northrop Grumman (NOC), General Dynamics (GD), and TransDigm Group (TDG).

Honeywell International (NYSE:HON) and Textron (NYSE:TXT) are both large-cap multi-sector conglomerates companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

76.0% of Honeywell International shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.6% of Textron shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.6% of Honeywell International shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.4% of Textron shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Honeywell International and Textron's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Honeywell International14.99%27.69%8.34%
Textron2.26%8.69%3.11%

Dividends

Honeywell International pays an annual dividend of $3.72 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. Textron pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Honeywell International pays out 45.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Textron pays out 2.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Honeywell International has raised its dividend for 10 consecutive years and Textron has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Honeywell International is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Honeywell International and Textron, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Honeywell International05802.62
Textron02802.80

Honeywell International presently has a consensus price target of $220.0769, suggesting a potential downside of 2.82%. Textron has a consensus price target of $60.30, suggesting a potential downside of 11.70%. Given Honeywell International's higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Honeywell International is more favorable than Textron.

Volatility and Risk

Honeywell International has a beta of 1.13, meaning that its share price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Textron has a beta of 1.77, meaning that its share price is 77% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Honeywell International and Textron's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Honeywell International$36.71 billion4.28$6.14 billion$8.1627.75
Textron$13.63 billion1.13$815 million$3.7418.26

Honeywell International has higher revenue and earnings than Textron. Textron is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Honeywell International, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Honeywell International beats Textron on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Textron (NYSE:TXT) and The Boeing (NYSE:BA) are both large-cap aerospace companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

85.6% of Textron shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 51.4% of The Boeing shares are held by institutional investors. 1.4% of Textron shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of The Boeing shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares Textron and The Boeing's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Textron2.26%8.69%3.11%
The Boeing-7.34%N/A-3.85%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Textron and The Boeing, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Textron02802.80
The Boeing371502.48

Textron currently has a consensus price target of $60.30, suggesting a potential downside of 11.70%. The Boeing has a consensus price target of $247.4545, suggesting a potential upside of 8.54%. Given The Boeing's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe The Boeing is more favorable than Textron.

Risk & Volatility

Textron has a beta of 1.77, indicating that its share price is 77% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, The Boeing has a beta of 1.65, indicating that its share price is 65% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Textron and The Boeing's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Textron$13.63 billion1.13$815 million$3.7418.26
The Boeing$76.56 billion1.74$-636,000,000.00($3.47)-65.70

Textron has higher earnings, but lower revenue than The Boeing. The Boeing is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Textron, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Textron beats The Boeing on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Textron (NYSE:TXT) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) are both large-cap aerospace companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, earnings, profitability, institutional ownership, dividends, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Profitability

This table compares Textron and Lockheed Martin's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Textron2.26%8.69%3.11%
Lockheed Martin10.18%173.43%13.57%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Textron and Lockheed Martin's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Textron$13.63 billion1.13$815 million$3.7418.26
Lockheed Martin$59.81 billion1.82$6.23 billion$21.9517.82

Lockheed Martin has higher revenue and earnings than Textron. Lockheed Martin is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Textron, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Textron pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Lockheed Martin pays an annual dividend of $10.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.7%. Textron pays out 2.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Lockheed Martin pays out 47.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Textron has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Lockheed Martin has raised its dividend for 18 consecutive years. Lockheed Martin is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations for Textron and Lockheed Martin, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Textron02802.80
Lockheed Martin04702.64

Textron currently has a consensus price target of $60.30, suggesting a potential downside of 11.70%. Lockheed Martin has a consensus price target of $422.80, suggesting a potential upside of 8.10%. Given Lockheed Martin's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Lockheed Martin is more favorable than Textron.

Volatility & Risk

Textron has a beta of 1.77, meaning that its stock price is 77% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Lockheed Martin has a beta of 0.92, meaning that its stock price is 8% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

85.6% of Textron shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.0% of Lockheed Martin shares are held by institutional investors. 1.4% of Textron shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of Lockheed Martin shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Lockheed Martin beats Textron on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) and Textron (NYSE:TXT) are both large-cap aerospace companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk and valuation.

Risk and Volatility

Northrop Grumman has a beta of 0.75, suggesting that its share price is 25% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Textron has a beta of 1.77, suggesting that its share price is 77% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Northrop Grumman pays an annual dividend of $5.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. Textron pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Northrop Grumman pays out 27.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Textron pays out 2.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Northrop Grumman has raised its dividend for 13 consecutive years and Textron has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Northrop Grumman is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

82.7% of Northrop Grumman shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.6% of Textron shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Northrop Grumman shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.4% of Textron shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Northrop Grumman and Textron's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Northrop Grumman6.94%40.02%8.83%
Textron2.26%8.69%3.11%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Northrop Grumman and Textron, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Northrop Grumman12802.64
Textron02802.80

Northrop Grumman presently has a consensus target price of $387.8182, suggesting a potential upside of 4.01%. Textron has a consensus target price of $60.30, suggesting a potential downside of 11.70%. Given Northrop Grumman's higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Northrop Grumman is more favorable than Textron.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Northrop Grumman and Textron's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Northrop Grumman$33.84 billion1.77$2.25 billion$21.2117.58
Textron$13.63 billion1.13$815 million$3.7418.26

Northrop Grumman has higher revenue and earnings than Textron. Northrop Grumman is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Textron, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Northrop Grumman beats Textron on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Textron (NYSE:TXT) and General Dynamics (NYSE:GD) are both large-cap aerospace companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, earnings, valuation, institutional ownership and risk.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

85.6% of Textron shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 84.5% of General Dynamics shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.4% of Textron shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 6.6% of General Dynamics shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

Textron has a beta of 1.77, meaning that its stock price is 77% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, General Dynamics has a beta of 1.03, meaning that its stock price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Textron and General Dynamics, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Textron02802.80
General Dynamics34902.38

Textron currently has a consensus price target of $60.30, indicating a potential downside of 11.70%. General Dynamics has a consensus price target of $188.4375, indicating a potential downside of 1.68%. Given General Dynamics' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe General Dynamics is more favorable than Textron.

Dividends

Textron pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. General Dynamics pays an annual dividend of $4.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Textron pays out 2.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. General Dynamics pays out 39.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Textron has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and General Dynamics has raised its dividend for 30 consecutive years. General Dynamics is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares Textron and General Dynamics' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Textron2.26%8.69%3.11%
General Dynamics8.33%23.00%6.27%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Textron and General Dynamics' top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Textron$13.63 billion1.13$815 million$3.7418.26
General Dynamics$39.35 billion1.38$3.48 billion$11.9816.00

General Dynamics has higher revenue and earnings than Textron. General Dynamics is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Textron, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

General Dynamics beats Textron on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

TransDigm Group (NYSE:TDG) and Textron (NYSE:TXT) are both large-cap aerospace companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, valuation, earnings, risk, dividends, institutional ownership and profitability.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

97.2% of TransDigm Group shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.6% of Textron shares are held by institutional investors. 8.2% of TransDigm Group shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.4% of Textron shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

TransDigm Group has a beta of 1.59, indicating that its share price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Textron has a beta of 1.77, indicating that its share price is 77% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings for TransDigm Group and Textron, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
TransDigm Group041002.71
Textron02802.80

TransDigm Group presently has a consensus price target of $664.7857, suggesting a potential upside of 11.46%. Textron has a consensus price target of $60.30, suggesting a potential downside of 11.70%. Given TransDigm Group's higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe TransDigm Group is more favorable than Textron.

Profitability

This table compares TransDigm Group and Textron's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
TransDigm Group10.07%-18.70%4.36%
Textron2.26%8.69%3.11%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares TransDigm Group and Textron's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
TransDigm Group$5.10 billion6.42$699 million$14.0442.48
Textron$13.63 billion1.13$815 million$3.7418.26

Textron has higher revenue and earnings than TransDigm Group. Textron is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than TransDigm Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

TransDigm Group beats Textron on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Textron Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Honeywell International logo
HON
Honeywell International
2.7$226.47+0.4%$157.30 billion$36.71 billion32.49
The Boeing logo
BA
The Boeing
1.3$227.98+0.2%$133.32 billion$76.56 billion-28.89Insider Selling
Lockheed Martin logo
LMT
Lockheed Martin
2.2$391.12+0.1%$108.71 billion$59.81 billion16.85
Northrop Grumman logo
NOC
Northrop Grumman
2.2$372.87+0.3%$60.02 billion$33.84 billion25.50
General Dynamics logo
GD
General Dynamics
2.5$191.65+0.2%$54.16 billion$39.35 billion17.39
TransDigm Group logo
TDG
TransDigm Group
2.1$596.45+0.2%$32.74 billion$5.10 billion66.57Earnings Announcement
HEICO logo
HEI
HEICO
1.6$133.79+2.0%$18.10 billion$1.79 billion58.42
Teledyne Technologies logo
TDY
Teledyne Technologies
1.8$416.29+2.3%$15.43 billion$3.16 billion40.85
Huntington Ingalls Industries logo
HII
Huntington Ingalls Industries
1.9$216.84+0.3%$8.72 billion$8.90 billion14.86
Curtiss-Wright logo
CW
Curtiss-Wright
1.7$127.70+0.1%$5.23 billion$2.49 billion22.89Dividend Increase
Spirit AeroSystems logo
SPR
Spirit AeroSystems
1.6$42.40+1.8%$4.47 billion$7.86 billion-8.69Gap Down
Hexcel logo
HXL
Hexcel
1.7$52.05+0.9%$4.36 billion$2.36 billion35.41
Aerojet Rocketdyne logo
AJRD
Aerojet Rocketdyne
1.4$47.21+0.3%$3.78 billion$1.98 billion31.06
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions logo
KTOS
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
1.7$24.75+1.0%$3.06 billion$717.50 million618.90Insider Selling
AeroVironment logo
AVAV
AeroVironment
1.4$107.97+0.6%$2.66 billion$367.30 million90.73
Cubic logo
CUB
Cubic
1.3$74.77+0.1%$2.38 billion$1.48 billion-575.15
AAR logo
AIR
AAR
1.6$40.26+0.9%$1.42 billion$2.07 billion-67.10
Triumph Group logo
TGI
Triumph Group
1.1$16.62+4.7%$913.73 million$2.90 billion-2.16Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
National Presto Industries logo
NPK
National Presto Industries
1.0$107.11+0.7%$756.09 million$308.51 million16.84News Coverage
Astronics logo
ATRO
Astronics
1.1$15.69+2.5%$485.21 million$772.70 million-3.73
Sypris Solutions logo
SYPR
Sypris Solutions
0.8$3.10+0.6%$66.46 million$87.89 million31.00Upcoming Earnings
This page was last updated on 5/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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