Shares of Textron Inc.
inched 0.23% higher to $68.38 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around positive trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 0.19% to 4,247.44 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 0.04% to 34,479.60. The stock's rise snapped a two-day losing streak. Textron Inc. closed $2.30 short of its 52-week high ($70.68), which the company achieved on June 8th.
The stock demonstrated a mixed performance when compared to some of its competitors Friday, as Lockheed Martin Corp.
remained unchanged, Boeing Co.
fell 0.43% to $247.28, and Airbus SE ADR
rose 1.25% to $34.03. Trading volume (2.3 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 1.2 M.