More on Textron (TXT +9.6%): The company says it's considering a competing bid for bankrupt...

|About: Textron Inc (TXT)|By:, SA News Editor

More on Textron (TXT +9.6%): The company says it's considering a competing bid for bankrupt business-jet maker Hawker Beechcraft, who's currently in exclusive talks with China’s Superior Aviation Beijing Co over a potential buyout worth nearly $1.8B. TXT says it's looking at potentially bidding for the entire company, or possibly just its defense business, which isn't part of the deal currently being hammered out with China Superior.