Earnings Estimates

Analyst Estimates

Analyst Ratings

Mean Recommendation:

2.5

Sell

Strong Buy

Reference Information - Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 7.24
FY0 End Date:
Ind. Annual Div: 1.00
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: 9.36
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: 6.01
Yield (%): 0.49

Analyst Forecasts - Earnings Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 9.40 9.78 9.02 9.40 2 -- -- --
Annual 8.84 9.10 8.63 8.78 3 1 -- 1.49
Annual 8.21 8.24 8.15 8.23 3 1 -- 0.14
Quarterly 2.01 2.02 2.00 2.02 3 -- 1 0.17
Quarterly 2.23 2.26 2.18 2.24 3 -- 1 0.30
Quarterly 2.01 2.01 2.01 2.01 1 1 -- 1.99
Quarterly 2.24 2.24 2.24 2.24 1 1 -- 4.46
Long Term Growth 10.00 10.00 10.00 10.00 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Earnings Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/16 7.24 7.24 --
Annual 12/1/15 6.98 6.80 2.61
Annual 12/1/14 6.07 5.98 1.51
Quarterly 6/1/17 2.15 1.89 13.76
Quarterly 3/1/17 1.82 1.79 1.49
Quarterly 12/1/16 2.10 2.10 --
Quarterly 9/1/16 1.73 1.82 -4.68

Reference Information - Book Value Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 32.50
FY0 End Date:
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Book Value Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 45.57 45.57 45.57 45.57 1 -- -- --
Annual 39.30 39.30 39.30 39.30 1 -- 1 --
Annual 31.78 31.78 31.78 31.78 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 34.32 34.32 34.32 34.32 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 35.87 35.87 35.87 35.87 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 37.12 37.12 37.12 37.12 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 38.61 38.61 38.61 38.61 1 -- 1 --

Actuals - Book Value Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/16 32.50 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 30.59 -- --
Annual 12/1/14 26.69 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 28.32 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/17 30.93 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/16 32.50 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/16 30.28 -- --

Reference Information - Cash Flow Per Share

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FY0 End Date:
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Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Cash Flow Per Share

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Actuals - Cash Flow Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/14 6.18 5.69 8.61

Reference Information - Dividend Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 1.00
FY0 End Date:
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Dividend Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 1.24 1.24 1.24 1.24 1 -- -- --
Annual 1.16 1.16 1.16 1.16 1 -- -- --
Annual 1.08 1.08 1.08 1.08 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 0.28 0.28 0.28 0.28 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 0.28 0.28 0.28 0.28 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 0.28 0.28 0.28 0.28 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 0.28 0.28 0.28 0.28 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Dividend Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/16 1.00 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 0.92 -- --
Annual 12/1/14 0.84 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 0.26 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/17 0.26 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/16 0.26 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/16 0.26 -- --

Reference Information - EBIT

Last Actual (FY0): 200.18
FY0 End Date:
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - EBIT

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Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 243.15 258.10 228.19 243.15 2 -- -- --
Annual 234.61 246.90 222.32 234.61 2 -- -- 5.24
Annual 188.30 230.00 112.82 222.10 3 -- -- --
Quarterly 54.36 56.50 52.25 54.34 3 -- -- --
Quarterly 60.76 63.00 58.06 61.21 3 -- -- --
Quarterly 50.27 50.27 50.27 50.27 1 -- -- -1.49
Quarterly 57.12 57.12 57.12 57.12 1 -- -- 2.32

Actuals - EBIT

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/16 200.18 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 202.61 -- --
Annual 12/1/14 179.49 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 58.00 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/17 50.88 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/16 57.38 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/16 45.76 -- --

Reference Information - EBITDA

Last Actual (FY0): 236.98
FY0 End Date:
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - EBITDA

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Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 290.85 298.70 283.00 290.85 2 -- -- --
Annual 278.53 285.50 272.48 278.07 4 1 -- --
Annual 266.06 267.10 265.47 265.60 3 1 -- --
Quarterly 65.20 66.00 64.49 65.10 3 1 -- --
Quarterly 72.55 72.80 72.20 72.66 3 -- 1 --
Quarterly 63.31 64.14 62.48 63.31 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 68.31 70.18 66.44 68.31 2 -- -- --

Actuals - EBITDA

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/16 236.98 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 235.93 -- --
Annual 12/1/14 212.56 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 68.50 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/17 59.82 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/16 66.59 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/16 57.39 -- --

Reference Information - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 6.48
FY0 End Date:
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - GAAP Earnings Per Share

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Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 8.58 8.58 8.58 8.58 1 -- -- --
Annual 8.06 8.25 7.87 8.06 2 1 -- -1.86
Annual 4.52 4.52 4.52 4.52 1 -- 1 -45.72
Quarterly 1.86 1.91 1.81 1.86 2 1 1 -1.61
Quarterly 2.06 2.13 1.98 2.06 2 1 1 -6.41
Quarterly 1.86 1.86 1.86 1.86 1 -- -- -1.88
Quarterly 2.11 2.11 2.11 2.11 1 -- -- 1.66

Actuals - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/16 6.48 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 6.33 -- --
Annual 12/1/14 5.57 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 -1.35 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/17 1.78 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/16 1.94 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/16 1.62 -- --

Reference Information - Net Debt

Last Actual (FY0): 93.44
FY0 End Date:
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Net Debt

Last Month Revisions
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Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual -11.20 -11.20 -11.20 -11.20 1 -- -- --
Annual -2.53 -2.53 -2.53 -2.53 1 1 -- --
Annual 4.80 4.80 4.80 4.80 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 6.22 6.22 6.22 6.22 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 4.80 4.80 4.80 4.80 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 2.43 2.43 2.43 2.43 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 9.24 9.24 9.24 9.24 1 1 -- --

Actuals - Net Debt

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/16 93.44 77.12 21.16
Annual 12/1/14 133.37 145.90 -8.59
Quarterly 6/1/17 111.25 -12.80 -969.12
Quarterly 3/1/17 99.83 21.24 370.03
Quarterly 12/1/16 93.44 77.12 21.16
Quarterly 9/1/16 89.34 103.41 -13.61

Reference Information - Net Income

Last Actual (FY0): 121.49
FY0 End Date:
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Net Income

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Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 150.92 155.90 145.94 150.92 2 -- -- --
Annual 145.90 148.60 144.11 144.98 3 1 -- 0.93
Annual 137.21 137.60 136.64 137.40 3 1 -- 0.14
Quarterly 33.66 33.80 33.53 33.64 3 -- 1 0.21
Quarterly 37.15 37.47 36.60 37.40 3 -- 1 0.33
Quarterly 33.27 33.27 33.27 33.27 1 -- -- 2.18
Quarterly 36.81 36.81 36.81 36.81 1 -- -- 4.45

Actuals - Net Income

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/16 121.49 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 121.67 -- --
Annual 12/1/14 107.73 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 35.10 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/17 30.50 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/16 34.86 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/16 28.64 -- --

Reference Information - Operating Profit

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Analyst Forecasts - Operating Profit

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Actuals - Operating Profit

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Reference Information - Return On Equity

Last Actual (FY0): 23.42
FY0 End Date:
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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
Annual 4.94 4.94 4.94 4.94 1 -- -- --
Annual 5.57 5.57 5.57 5.57 1 1 -- --
Annual 3.62 3.62 3.62 3.62 1 -- 1 16.71
Quarterly 6.20 6.20 6.20 6.20 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 6.66 6.66 6.66 6.66 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 5.51 5.51 5.51 5.51 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 5.76 5.76 5.76 5.76 1 1 -- --

Actuals - Return On Equity

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/16 23.42 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 25.23 -- --
Annual 12/1/14 23.93 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 7.36 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/17 6.19 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/16 6.89 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/16 6.04 -- --

Reference Information - Sales

Last Actual (FY0): 1,576.88
FY0 End Date:
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Sales

Last Month Revisions
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Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 1,808.01 1,846.90 1,769.12 1,808.01 2 -- -- --
Annual 1,735.80 1,754.30 1,719.90 1,734.49 4 1 -- --
Annual 1,661.91 1,664.10 1,659.67 1,661.93 4 1 -- --
Quarterly 413.83 415.00 412.30 414.02 4 1 -- --
Quarterly 427.14 430.90 425.40 426.13 4 1 -- --
Quarterly 421.21 421.93 420.50 421.21 2 1 1 --
Quarterly 428.92 431.30 426.54 428.92 2 2 -- --

Actuals - Sales

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/16 1,576.88 1,583.37 -0.41
Annual 12/1/15 1,543.39 1,535.02 0.55
Annual 12/1/14 1,456.28 1,449.37 0.48
Quarterly 6/1/17 415.06 407.04 1.97
Quarterly 3/1/17 405.86 399.76 1.53
Quarterly 12/1/16 403.48 409.89 -1.56
Quarterly 9/1/16 392.61 396.97 -1.10

Reference Information - Earnings Per Share (Parent)

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Analyst Forecasts - Earnings Per Share (Parent)

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Actuals - Earnings Per Share (Parent)

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Reference Information - Net Income (Parent)

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Analyst Forecasts - Net Income (Parent)

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Actuals - Net Income (Parent)

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Reference Information - Operating Profit (Parent)

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P/E Ratios

P/E Ratios Company Industry Ind. Relative
FY0 25.05 94.29 0.27
FY1 23.26 38.39 0.61
FY2 21.87 85.76 0.25

EPS Growth Rates

Growth Rates Company Industry Ind. Relative
FY1/FY0 13.35 137.01 0.48
FY2/FY1 7.68 28.49 0.84
FY3/FY2 7.68 28.49 0.84
Firm Analyst
C.L. King & Associates, Albany, New York
Jim Barrett
Citigroup/Smith Barney
Matthew Ripperger
Citigroup/Smith Barney
Jie Bao
Stanford Group Company
Bilal Basrai

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