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Bell Helicopter, A Textron Company Cessna Aircraft Company

40 Westminster Street
Providence, RI 02903
United States
Phone: 401-421-2800
Fax: 401-421-2878
Web Site:

Index Membership: S&P 500
S&P 1500 Super Comp
Sector: Conglomerates
Industry: Conglomerates
Full Time Employees: 42,000

Textron, Inc. operates in the aircraft, industrial, and finance industries worldwide. It operates through four segments: Bell, Cessna, Industrial, and Finance.

The Bell segment
manufactures and supplies helicopters, tiltrotor aircraft, and helicopter-related spare parts and services for both military and commercial applications.
It also manufactures precision weapons; airborne and ground-based surveillance systems; intelligence and situational awareness software;
armored vehicles and turrets; reciprocating piston aircraft engines; and aircraft and missile control actuators, valves, and related components for the defense,
aerospace, and general aviation markets.

The Cessna segment
manufactures general aviation aircraft, such as business jets, single engine turboprops, and single engine piston aircraft,
as well as provides aftermarket services.

The Industrial segment
designs and manufactures blow-molded fuel systems and other blow-molded parts primarily for automobile original equipment
manufacturers. It offers metal fuel fillers and engine camshafts for the automotive market; bottles and plastic containers for food, household,
laboratory and industrial uses; and blow-molded fuel systems for the all-terrain vehicle and watercraft markets.

This segment also designs and manufactures products related to gear technologies, industrial pumps, polymer systems, and hydraulics; powered equipment,
electrical test and measurement instruments, hand and hydraulic powered tools; golf cars and off-road utility vehicles powered by electric
and internal combustion engines; and turf-maintenance equipment and turf-care vehicles.

The Finance segment
provides aircraft finance, asset-based lending, distribution finance, golf finance, resort finance, and structured capital.
The company sells its products through a network of sales representatives, distributors, and authorized independent sales representatives.

Textron was founded in 1923 and is based in Providence, the Rhode Island.

Vision and Strategy

Textron's vision is to become the premier multi-industry company, recognized for our network of powerful brands, world-class enterprise processes and talented people.

Our strategy is to create superior shareholder value by building world-class competencies in:

Enterprise Management - building, deploying and leveraging world-class operating capabilities through a focus on customers, people and processes.

Portfolio Management - identifying, selecting, acquiring and integrating the right mix of businesses that will drive higher performance while benefiting from our Enterprise Management capabilities.

Enterprise Management

This element of our strategy has three facets:

making our customers successful;

attracting and developing talented people;

implementing world-class processes to enhance productivity and innovation.

Indeed, "customers, people, process" has become a Textron mantra.
 Our performance will be only as good as our commitment and ability to help customers succeed.
And we will only help customers succeed if we have the right people and processes in place.

Textron Inc. is a $14.2 billion multi-industry company operating in 34 countries with approximately 44,000 employees.
The company leverages its global network of aircraft, defense and intelligence, industrial and finance businesses to
provide customers with innovative solutions and services.

Bell(19% of revenues),  Cessna (38% ),  Defense and Intelligence (10%),  The Industrial segment (26%),  Finance(7%)

Textron is known around the world for its powerful brands such as Bell Helicopter, Cessna Aircraft Company, Jacobsen, Kautex, Lycoming, E-Z-GO, Greenlee, Fluid & Power, Textron Systems and Textron Financial Corporation.

Latest Shares Outstanding:  241.1 mil

Float:  240.4 mil 


Textron, Inc. [$TXT] due diligence


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Wed, 14 May 2014 12:10:42 GMT ~ Textron awarded $5.7M contract from U.S. Army
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Wed, 14 May 2014 12:02:21 GMT ~ Textron Systems' Light Armaments Team to Develop Lightweight, Cased-Telescoped Small Arms for U.S. Army
[Marketwired] - Textron Systems Unmanned Systems, a business of the Textron Systems segment of Textron Inc. , through its Light Armaments team, announced today a $5.7 million contract from the Defense Ordnance Technology ...
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Wed, 14 May 2014 10:58:28 GMT ~ Textron Systems Electronic Systems and ESL Defence Ltd. Introduce New Phantom Dual Threat Emitter
[Marketwired] - EW Europe -- Textron Systems Electronic Systems -- a business of the Textron Systems segment of Textron Inc. -- and its U.K.-based strategic business ESL Defence Ltd., today introduced the new Phantom ...
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Fri, 09 May 2014 17:04:19 GMT ~ TEXTRON INC Financials
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Wed, 07 May 2014 19:16:53 GMT ~ Yellen cites housing, geopolitical tensions as economic risks
[Reuters] - A slumping housing market and geopolitical tensions risk undermining the U.S. economy and bear close watching by the Federal Reserve, the central bank's chief said on Wednesday. In testimony to Congress, Fed Chair Janet Yellen repeated her stance that the economy was still in need of lots of support given the "considerable slack" in the labor market. While she offered few new clues on the direction of interest rates, Yellen broke ground in outlining the risks facing the economic recovery. Her mention of geopolitical tensions as a "prominent risk" suggested the Fed was worried the Ukrainian conflict could weigh on the U.S. economy, while her assessment of housing signaled the sector's slowdown was also a gnawing concern.
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Ticker: $TXT
OTC Market Place: Not Available
CIK code: 0000217346
Company name: Textron, Inc.
Incorporated In: DE, USA

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Market Value: $10,735,634,557 a/o May 14, 2014
Shares Outstanding: 279,137,664 a/o Apr 18, 2014
Float: Not Available
Authorized Shares: Not Available
Par Value: 0.125

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#239   You mean you'd like to,..LMAO! Who would not! Equitiesduke 01/10/18 01:40:13 PM
#238 mick 12/01/17 06:27:30 AM
#237 mick 10/08/17 02:23:20 PM
#236   TXT took position here yesterday... BoilerRoom 09/13/17 03:20:03 AM
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#233   TXT News: Textron Systems Supports Tornado Damage Assessment mick 05/24/17 07:24:58 AM
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#231   TXT Textron Revises Guidance with Acquisition mick 04/19/17 11:01:40 PM
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#229   TXT News: Textron to Release First Quarter Results mick 03/22/17 06:25:37 PM
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#227   TXT News: Textron Systems Successfully Tests G-CLAW™ Against mick 02/22/17 12:23:40 PM
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#224   Textron Inc. (TXT) mick 12/31/16 07:39:12 PM
#223   TXT News: Textron to Release Fourth Quarter Results mick 12/31/16 07:38:59 PM
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#220   Textron Inc. (TXT) mick 10/29/16 05:56:34 PM
#219   TXT News: Textron Elects MIT VP of Research mick 10/29/16 05:56:23 PM
#218   Sold off after a pretty nice short term Rhetorical 10/28/16 04:37:46 PM
#217   Made a purchase recently, sitting at 207 shares Rhetorical 10/26/16 09:51:46 PM
#216   TXT News: Revolutionary Cessna Citation Longitude Takes to mick 10/16/16 10:42:24 PM
#215   Textron Inc. (TXT) mick 10/16/16 10:42:11 PM
#214   TXT News: Revenues in Defense Technology Companies Surge mick 10/01/16 12:18:27 PM
#213   Textron Inc. (TXT) mick 10/01/16 12:18:20 PM
#212   TXT News: Current Report Filing (8-k) 08/30/2016 04:03:29 PM mick 09/18/16 01:59:31 PM
#211   Textron Inc. (TXT) mick 09/18/16 01:59:04 PM
#210   TXT News: Current Report Filing (8-k) 08/30/2016 04:03:29 PM mick 09/04/16 04:21:56 PM
#209   Textron Inc. (TXT) mick 09/04/16 04:21:40 PM
#208   TXT News: Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership mick 08/14/16 12:48:04 PM
#207   Textron Inc. (TXT) mick 08/14/16 12:47:50 PM
#206   TXT News: Current Report Filing (8-k) 07/22/2016 06:35:04 AM mick 07/24/16 03:38:50 PM
#205   Textron Inc. (TXT) mick 07/24/16 03:38:44 PM
#204 mick 06/27/16 01:46:30 PM
#203   TXT News: Specialized Disclosure Report (sd) 05/31/2016 02:32:58 PM mick 06/01/16 12:49:57 AM
#202   Textron Inc. (TXT) mick 06/01/16 12:49:41 AM
#201   TXT News: Quarterly Report (10-q) 04/28/2016 06:11:02 AM mick 05/21/16 11:17:57 PM
#200   Textron Inc. (TXT) mick 05/21/16 11:17:41 PM
#199   TXT News: Quarterly Report (10-q) 04/28/2016 06:11:02 AM mick 05/01/16 10:43:27 AM
#198   Textron Inc. (TXT) mick 05/01/16 10:43:20 AM
#197   TXT News: Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership mick 04/18/16 01:31:05 PM
#196   Textron Inc. (TXT) mick 04/18/16 01:30:58 PM
#195 mick 03/28/16 10:55:10 AM
#194   This is a great day in general for stocks OctaviousB 03/11/16 10:41:14 AM
#193   the aerospace industry is picking up OctaviousB 03/09/16 04:37:06 PM
#192   i am studying some, defense stocks will be mick 03/08/16 05:10:02 PM
#191   $TXT ~ Textron, Inc. due diligence report $Pistol Pete$ 03/08/16 05:06:39 PM
#190 mick 03/08/16 04:09:31 PM
#189   TXT News: Free Writing Prospectus - Filing Under mick 03/05/16 12:58:51 PM