FORT COLLINS, Colo., Feb. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Woodward, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWD). There are various articles today originating from a Wall Street Journal article stating, “Boeing Co. is in talks to buy aerospace parts maker Woodward Inc., according to people familiar with the matter.” This rumor is incorrect. Woodward is not in discussions with Boeing over a possible acquisition of Woodward, and will not provide any further comment on this story. 

About Woodward, Inc.
Woodward is an independent designer, manufacturer, and service provider of control system solutions and components for the aerospace and industrial markets. The company's innovative fluid, combustion, electrical, and motion control systems help customers offer cleaner, more reliable, and more efficient equipment. Our customers include leading original equipment manufacturers and end users of their products. Woodward is a global company headquartered in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA. Visit our website at www.woodward.com, and connect with us at www.facebook.com/woodwardinc.

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This release contains statements that reflect current expectations and are forward-looking statements involving risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ from these forward-looking statements and we have no obligation to update our forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ from forward-looking statements are described in Woodward's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended September 30, 2017 and any subsequently filed Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q.           


Don Guzzardo
Corporate Director, Investor Relations, Treasury, Risk Management
970-498-3580
Don.Guzzardo@Woodward.com