S&P Capital IQ Picks Textron Focus Stock of the Week

             S&P Capital IQ Picks Textron Focus Stock of the Week

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NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2012

NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Textron, Inc. (NYSE: TXT : $27) has
been picked by S&P Capital IQ as its Focus Stock of the Week. TXT carries S&P
Capital IQ's highest investment recommendation of 5-STARS, or Strong Buy.

"Based on results to date and new initiatives, we view Textron's new
management as unusually capable and focused on creating business value," said
Richard Tortoriello, equity analyst at S&P Capital IQ. "We view Textron's two
major brand names, Cessna and Bell, as having significant recognition and as
foremost brands in their industries, and expect management to cultivate and
capitalize on these brands through significantly improved product development,
marketing, and sales efforts."

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