Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) previous close was $68.22 while the outstanding shares total 227.01M. The firm has a beta of 1.80, a 12-month trailing P/E ratio of 36.45, and a growth ratio of 1.43. TXT’s shares traded higher over the last trading session, gaining 0.23% on 06/11/21. The shares fell to a low of $67.46 before closing at $68.38. Intraday shares traded counted 2.28 million, which was -88.15% lower than its 30-day average trading volume of 1.21M. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 57.07, with weekly volatility at 1.88% and ATR at 1.47. The TXT stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $30.06 and a $70.68 high.
Investors have identified the Aerospace & Defense company Textron Inc. as an interesting stock but before investments are made there, an in-depth look at its trading activities will have to be conducted. The share is trading with a market value of around $15.40 billion, the company now has both obstacles and catalysts that affect them and they came from their mode of operations. With the company affected by events currently, it is a perfect time to analyze the numbers behind the firm in order to come up with a rather realistic picture of what this stock is.
Textron Inc. (TXT) Fundamentals that are to be considered.
When analyzing a stock, the first fundamental thing to take into account is the balance sheet. How healthy the balance sheet of a company is will determine if the company will be able to carry out all its financial and non-financial obligations and also keep the faith of its investors. For TXT, the company has in raw cash 2.08 billion on their books with 257.0 million currently as liabilities. How the trend is over time is what investors should be concerned about. The company has a healthy balance sheet as their debt profile has been on a decline. In terms of their assets, the company currently has 8.24 billion total, with 3.12 billion as their total liabilities.
TXT were able to record 128.0 million as free cash flow during the 07/21/2021 quarter of the year, this saw their quarterly net cash flow reduce by -176.0 million. In cash movements, the company had a total of 181.0 million as operating cash flow.
Potential earnings growth for Textron Inc. (TXT)
In order to determine the future investment potential for this stock, we will have to analyze key trends that affect it. During the 07/21/2021 quarter of the year, Textron Inc. recorded a total of 2.88 billion in revenue. This figure implies that they witnessed a quarterly year/year change in their earnings with 3.54% coming in sequential stages and their sales for the 07/21/2021 quarter reducing by -27.37%.
What matters though is how it ends. When the core data for the company is broken down, then the stock sounds interesting. The company spent 2.4 billion trying to sell their products during the last quarter, with the result yielding a gross income of 479.0 million. This allows shareholders to hold on to 227.01M with the recently reported earning now reading 0.75 cents per share. This is a figure that compared to analystâ€™s prediction for their 07/21/2021 (0.70 cents a share).
Having a look at the companyâ€™s valuation, the company is expected to record 3.71 total earnings per share during the next fiscal year. It is very important though to remember that the importance of trend far outweighs that of outlook. This analysis has been great and getting further updates on TXT sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of TXT attractive?
In related news, VP and Corporate Controller, Bamford Mark S sold 10,538 shares of the companyâ€™s stock in a transaction that recorded on Apr 30. The sale was performed at an average price of 63.41, for a total value of 668,214. As the sale deal closes, the EVP, General Counsel and Secy, Lupone E Robert now sold 34,831 shares of the companyâ€™s stock, valued at 2,230,926. Also, Director, BADER KATHLEEN M sold 10,775 shares of the companyâ€™s stock in a deal that was recorded on Apr 30. The shares were price at an average price of 64.00 per share, with a total market value of 689,601. Following this completion of acquisition, the VP and Corporate Controller, Bamford Mark S now holds 3,300 shares of the companyâ€™s stock, valued at 170,775. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 0.50%.
7 out of 14 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 5 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Textron Inc.. 1 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the TXT stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the companyâ€™s shares has been set at $70.36.