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Earnings Estimates

Earnings Estimates

Analyst Ratings

Mean Recommendation:

2.33

Sell

Strong Buy

Available Measures

Reference Information - Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 1.36
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
Ind. Annual Div: 0.80
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: 7.08
Yield (%): 2.29

Analyst Forecasts - Earnings Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 1.79 1.83 1.74 1.79 2 -- -- -8.62
Annual 12/1/19 1.58 1.58 1.57 1.58 2 -- -- -0.11
Quarterly 3/1/20 0.13 0.13 0.13 0.13 1 -- -- -18.75
Quarterly 6/1/20 0.73 0.73 0.73 0.73 1 -- -- 2.10
Quarterly 9/1/19 0.29 0.29 0.29 0.29 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 0.54 0.54 0.53 0.54 2 -- -- -0.93

Actuals - Earnings Per Share

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/18 1.36 1.36 0.37
Annual 12/1/17 1.22 1.20 2.05
Annual 12/1/16 1.36 1.22 11.93
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.65 0.60 8.33
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.08 -0.04 116.67
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.52 0.51 2.97
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.33 0.36 -8.33

Reference Information - Book Value Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): --
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Book Value Per Share

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Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
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Quarterly 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
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Actuals - Book Value Per Share

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Reference Information - Cash Flow Per Share

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FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
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Analyst Forecasts - Cash Flow Per Share

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Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
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Annual 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
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Actuals - Cash Flow Per Share

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Reference Information - Dividend Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): --
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
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Analyst Forecasts - Dividend Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Actuals - Dividend Per Share

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Reference Information - EBIT

Last Actual (FY0): 35.67
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - EBIT

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
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Actuals - EBIT

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/18 35.67 24.03 48.43
Annual 12/1/17 36.82 26.36 39.70
Quarterly 6/1/19 19.96 18.17 9.86
Quarterly 3/1/19 4.88 -1.57 64.56
Quarterly 12/1/18 13.73 10.34 32.70
Quarterly 9/1/18 8.44 4.57 38.68

Reference Information - EBITDA

Last Actual (FY0): 43.63
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - EBITDA

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 66.70 66.70 66.70 66.70 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 61.23 61.23 61.23 61.23 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/19 12.33 12.33 12.33 12.33 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 19.87 19.87 19.87 19.87 1 -- -- --

Actuals - EBITDA

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/18 43.63 44.69 -2.36
Annual 12/1/17 43.47 42.09 3.28
Annual 12/1/16 48.42 44.62 8.51
Quarterly 6/1/19 22.13 20.11 10.06
Quarterly 3/1/19 6.91 0.01 69.00
Quarterly 12/1/18 15.63 15.87 -1.53
Quarterly 9/1/18 10.41 9.28 11.23

Reference Information - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 0.85
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 0.22 0.22 0.22 0.22 1 -- -- -66.15
Annual 12/1/19 -0.59 -0.57 -0.60 -0.59 2 1 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/19 -0.23 -0.21 -0.25 -0.23 2 1 -- -4.55
Quarterly 12/1/19 0.26 0.26 0.26 0.26 1 -- -- -8.77

Actuals - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/18 0.85 0.93 -8.60
Annual 12/1/17 0.83 0.92 -9.78
Annual 12/1/16 0.97 0.81 19.75
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.08 0.03 55.00
Quarterly 3/1/19 -0.73 -0.77 5.19
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.29 0.38 -23.68
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.22 0.17 29.41

Reference Information - Net Debt

Last Actual (FY0): --
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Net Debt

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
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Quarterly 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
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Actuals - Net Debt

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Reference Information - Net Income

Last Actual (FY0): --
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
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Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
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Analyst Forecasts - Net Income

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Actuals - Net Income

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
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Reference Information - Operating Profit

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Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
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Analyst Forecasts - Operating Profit

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Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
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Quarterly 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
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Actuals - Operating Profit

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Reference Information - Return On Equity

Last Actual (FY0): --
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
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Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
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Analyst Forecasts - Return On Equity

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Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
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Annual 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
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Quarterly 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
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Actuals - Return On Equity

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
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Reference Information - Sales

Last Actual (FY0): 357.58
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Sales

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 499.47 512.41 484.70 501.30 3 1 -- -1.91
Annual 12/1/19 461.74 461.93 461.62 461.67 3 1 -- 0.06
Quarterly 3/1/20 109.36 110.34 108.38 109.36 2 -- -- -2.47
Quarterly 6/1/20 140.56 140.65 140.48 140.56 2 -- -- -2.15
Quarterly 9/1/19 107.60 108.37 107.02 107.41 3 1 -- 0.28
Quarterly 12/1/19 125.31 125.77 124.73 125.43 3 -- -- -0.01

Actuals - Sales

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/18 357.58 355.44 0.60
Annual 12/1/17 337.67 332.13 1.67
Annual 12/1/16 326.10 325.40 0.22
Quarterly 6/1/19 128.18 126.66 1.20
Quarterly 3/1/19 100.55 97.83 2.78
Quarterly 12/1/18 98.58 96.44 2.22
Quarterly 9/1/18 84.89 84.71 0.21

P/E Ratios

Fiscal Year FY0 FY1 FY2
Ratios 25.72 22.21 19.60

EPS Growth Rates

Fiscal YOY FY1/FY0 FY2/FY1 FY3/FY2
Growth Rate 16.24 13.33

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