Textron Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01,
2013. Shareholders who purchased TXT stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
17th quarter that TXT has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of TXT was $30.4,
representing a -0.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.46 and
a 38.37% increase over the 52 week low of $21.97.
TXT is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as United Technologies Corporation (
) and Boeing Company (
). TXT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2. Zacks Investment Research reports TXT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 10.1%, compared to an
industry average of 2.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to TXT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TXT as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (
- PowerShares Aerospace & Defense (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Aerospace & Defense Index Fund (
- Madrona Domestic ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FWDD with an increase of
24.02% over the last 100 days. XAR has the highest percent
weighting of TXT at 5.08%.