TXT Textron





Washington, D.C.  20549





Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 30, 2020



(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)


Delaware 1-5480 05-0315468

(State of


 (Commission File Number) 

(IRS Employer

Identification Number)


40 Westminster Street, Providence, Rhode Island   02903

(Address of principal executive offices)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (401) 421-2800


Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class Trading Symbol(s) Name of exchange on which registered
Common Stock – par value $0.125 TXT New York Stock Exchange


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Item 2.02Results of Operations and Financial Condition


On April 30, 2020, Textron Inc. (“Textron”) issued a press release announcing its financial results for the fiscal quarter ended April 4, 2020. This press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.


A discussion of the reasons why management believes that the presentation of non-GAAP financial measures provides useful information to investors regarding Textron’s financial condition and results of operations is attached to the press release attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.


Item 9.01Financial Statements and Exhibits


(d) Exhibits


The following exhibit is filed herewith:



Number Description


99.1Press release dated April 30, 2020.


104Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)







Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


 By:/s/ Mark S. Bamford
  Mark S. Bamford
  Vice President and Corporate Controller


Date: April 30, 2020