Textron Inc. (TXT): Analysis On Industrials Stock


Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) changes shares on Wednesday trading session, with a change of -4.56% or -$1.55 shares. The trading starts at $33.09 and closed at $33.98 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $32.13 and day high was $33.33 on Wednesday, June 24. After the session, the Industrials sector daily volume shifted to 1.65 million while its average volume is 1.99M. In other hand, the TXT market cap reached to $7.48B. While, its current target price is $32.43 according to WSJ.

Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is down -6.24% and up 8.03% for month. Its quarterly performance was 24.59% above, while its half year performance is down -28.83%. TXT yearly performance stood at negative -37.16% and fall -27.29% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Textron Inc. is 2.60.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. TXT EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 2.97. EPS for this year is -26.60%, while for the next year its value is 2.41. Its EPS Q/Q reached -71.20%. It has an EPS of 10.30% up for past five years and for the next five years will be down -6.24%.

Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on TXT for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 2 of 12 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 1 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 9 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 13 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 13, 0 rated it sell, 2 rated it as Buy and 10 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $26.00-$40.00. Average target price for TXT was reached at $32.85.

Price (T.Rowe) Associates Inc, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) and Blackrock Inc. are the top three holders in Textron Inc. (TXT) stock. On Mar 30, 2020, Price (T.Rowe) Associates Inc has 33.31 million shares which valued 888.45 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) owned 25.73 million shares which valued at 686.31 million. On Mar 30, 2020, Blackrock Inc. has a total of 17.04 million shares which valued at 454.44 million. In the end, Blackrock Inc. have 7.49% shares outstanding of Textron Inc. (TXT) on Mar 30, 2020. The insider ownership moved to 0.40% and institutional holding shifted to 84.30%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 2.97. According to the most recent quarter report on (Jun 2020), 13 analysts estimated an average EPS of -0.04, while 0.93 EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for TXT published in the report was -0.85-0.24 during the same period. Comparing with last year, the average estimated EPS was 0.93 which is higher than 0.35 which was posted for recent quarter EPS.

A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for TXT fall -18.71% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 9.20% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was -5.85%. The moving average value for Textron Inc. (TXT) is 36.13 and 30.84 for 200 and 50 days respectively.

Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in TXT stock. On Mar 02, Bamford Mark S, VP and Corporate Controller, sold 1,500 trading shares at the cost of $40.90, which valued at 61350.0.