Earnings Estimates


Earnings Estimates

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Analyst Ratings

Mean Recommendation:

2

Sell

Strong Buy

Available Measures

Reference Information - Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 2.46
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: 1.41
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: 10.25
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: 10.60
Yield (%): 3.19

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 3.12 3.13 3.10 3.12 2 -- 2 --
Annual 12/1/19 2.97 3.15 2.89 2.93 7 -- 1 -1.43
Annual 12/1/18 2.64 2.70 2.60 2.64 7 1 -- -0.89
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.73 0.74 0.71 0.73 6 1 -- -1.67
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.72 0.76 0.69 0.71 6 1 -- -2.33
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.64 0.71 0.57 0.64 5 3 1 0.50
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.71 0.79 0.62 0.71 5 3 1 1.13
Long Term Growth 8.30 8.30 8.30 8.30 1 -- 1 --

Actuals - Earnings Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 2.46 2.48 -0.84
Annual 12/1/16 2.49 2.54 -1.97
Annual 12/1/15 2.34 2.21 6.04
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.63 0.62 2.05
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.57 0.59 -3.48
Quarterly 12/1/17 0.59 0.62 -4.33
Quarterly 9/1/17 0.61 0.60 1.69

Reference Information - Book Value Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 9.03
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
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 12/1/20 10.84 10.84 10.84 10.84 1 -- 1 -5.72
Annual 12/1/19 9.71 9.98 9.43 9.71 2 -- 2 -6.85
Annual 12/1/18 12.21 18.67 8.73 9.24 3 -- 2 21.10
Quarterly 9/1/18 8.72 8.95 8.49 8.72 2 -- 2 -7.22
Quarterly 12/1/18 8.99 9.24 8.73 8.99 2 -- 2 -7.23
Quarterly 3/1/19 9.14 9.35 8.92 9.14 2 -- 2 -6.95
Quarterly 6/1/19 9.30 9.54 9.06 9.30 2 -- 2 -6.61

Actuals - Book Value Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 9.03 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 8.18 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 8.10 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 8.67 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 9.12 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 9.03 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 8.78 -- --

Reference Information - Cash Flow Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 3.23
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Cash Flow Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/19 3.55 3.55 3.55 3.55 1 1 -- --
Annual 12/1/18 3.17 3.17 3.17 3.17 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.81 0.81 0.81 0.81 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 1.44 1.44 1.44 1.44 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.45 0.45 0.45 0.45 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.34 0.34 0.34 0.34 1 1 -- --

Actuals - Cash Flow Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 3.23 2.86 13.02
Annual 12/1/15 2.51 0.67 274.63
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.60 0.65 -7.26
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.32 0.44 -27.93
Quarterly 12/1/17 1.33 0.96 39.12
Quarterly 9/1/17 0.77 1.06 -27.43

Reference Information - Dividend Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 1.42
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
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 12/1/20 1.70 1.70 1.70 1.70 1 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/19 1.51 1.58 1.44 1.51 2 -- 2 -1.32
Annual 12/1/18 1.46 1.48 1.44 1.46 2 -- 2 -0.68
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.38 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.38 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.38 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.38 0.38 0.38 0.38 1 -- 1 --

Actuals - Dividend Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 1.42 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 1.34 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 1.28 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.38 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.36 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 0.36 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 0.36 -- --

Reference Information - EBIT

Last Actual (FY0): 467.70
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - EBIT

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 592.00 592.00 592.00 592.00 1 1 -- --
Annual 12/1/19 561.70 579.30 547.70 554.20 5 1 3 -1.15
Annual 12/1/18 502.85 511.00 497.50 501.77 5 1 3 0.58
Quarterly 9/1/18 137.85 139.70 136.20 137.75 4 -- 3 -1.38
Quarterly 12/1/18 136.88 143.20 132.90 135.70 4 -- 3 -2.32
Quarterly 3/1/19 122.75 124.20 121.30 122.75 2 2 -- 2.61
Quarterly 6/1/19 133.70 135.40 132.00 133.70 2 2 -- 2.62

Actuals - EBIT

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 467.70 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 491.90 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 502.40 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 121.10 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 107.40 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 112.40 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 117.10 -- --

Reference Information - EBITDA

Last Actual (FY0): 593.60
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - EBITDA

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 725.00 725.00 725.00 725.00 1 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/19 693.95 715.70 684.20 687.75 6 -- 5 -1.43
Annual 12/1/18 637.06 653.50 630.00 631.35 6 -- 5 -0.67
Quarterly 9/1/18 170.66 173.30 169.19 170.30 5 -- 4 --
Quarterly 12/1/18 168.96 176.80 165.30 166.08 5 -- 4 --
Quarterly 3/1/19 158.42 167.36 151.10 156.80 3 1 2 --
Quarterly 6/1/19 172.84 181.01 167.70 169.80 3 1 2 --

Actuals - EBITDA

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 593.60 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 607.30 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 615.60 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 154.90 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 140.80 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 143.90 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 149.30 -- --

Reference Information - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 2.13
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
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 3.13 3.13 3.13 3.13 1 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/19 2.98 3.15 2.89 2.96 6 -- 1 -1.29
Annual 12/1/18 2.64 2.70 2.60 2.64 6 1 -- -0.89
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.73 0.74 0.71 0.73 5 -- -- -1.93
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.72 0.76 0.69 0.71 5 -- -- -2.23
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.62 0.64 0.57 0.63 4 -- -- 2.02
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.69 0.73 0.62 0.71 4 -- -- 1.81

Actuals - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 2.13 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 2.76 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 2.28 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.63 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.57 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 0.27 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 0.61 -- --

Reference Information - Net Debt

Last Actual (FY0): 725.60
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Net Debt

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 789.00 789.00 789.00 789.00 1 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/19 884.78 942.56 827.00 884.78 2 1 -- --
Annual 12/1/18 845.78 942.56 749.00 845.78 2 1 -- --

Actuals - Net Debt

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 725.60 661.00 9.77
Annual 12/1/16 677.90 745.00 -9.01

Reference Information - Net Income

Last Actual (FY0): 334.90
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Net Income

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 419.70 419.70 419.70 419.70 1 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/19 399.66 416.50 389.80 396.70 6 -- 2 -1.95
Annual 12/1/18 357.61 364.90 351.50 356.90 6 -- 2 -1.12
Quarterly 9/1/18 97.86 99.70 95.60 98.30 5 1 3 -2.51
Quarterly 12/1/18 96.52 102.50 93.00 96.00 5 -- 4 -3.00
Quarterly 3/1/19 85.53 86.50 84.90 85.20 3 2 1 1.99
Quarterly 6/1/19 96.27 100.00 93.60 95.20 3 2 -- 1.52

Actuals - Net Income

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 334.90 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 348.50 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 334.20 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 85.00 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 77.90 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 79.20 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 82.90 -- --

Reference Information - Operating Profit

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

Analyst Forecasts - Operating Profit

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/20 589.00 589.00 589.00 589.00 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 553.00 553.00 553.00 553.00 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 515.00 515.00 515.00 515.00 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Operating Profit

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/16 491.90 -- --

Reference Information - Return On Equity

Last Actual (FY0): 29.32
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Return On Equity

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/19 15.41 15.41 15.41 15.41 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 14.29 14.29 14.29 14.29 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/18 29.00 29.00 29.00 29.00 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 30.50 30.50 30.50 30.50 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/19 31.10 31.10 31.10 31.10 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/19 31.20 31.20 31.20 31.20 1 1 -- --

Actuals - Return On Equity

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 29.32 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 29.26 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 26.12 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 26.81 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 28.76 -- --

Reference Information - Sales

Last Actual (FY0): 3,943.80
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: --
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 4,739.00 4,748.00 4,730.00 4,739.00 2 -- 2 --
Annual 12/1/19 4,536.13 4,578.20 4,481.80 4,527.30 7 2 4 -0.37
Annual 12/1/18 4,308.65 4,340.00 4,273.20 4,313.00 7 1 4 -0.42
Quarterly 9/1/18 1,107.28 1,126.90 1,088.70 1,107.15 6 1 4 -0.73
Quarterly 12/1/18 1,072.07 1,100.60 1,053.20 1,072.05 6 -- 4 -0.82
Quarterly 3/1/19 1,089.53 1,094.20 1,081.12 1,091.40 4 3 -- 0.44
Quarterly 6/1/19 1,166.35 1,186.30 1,153.90 1,162.60 4 3 1 0.95

Actuals - Sales

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 3,943.80 3,952.22 -0.21
Annual 12/1/16 3,749.90 3,768.16 -0.48
Annual 12/1/15 3,917.20 3,969.55 -1.32
Quarterly 6/1/18 1,102.50 1,094.11 0.77
Quarterly 3/1/18 1,028.80 1,035.27 -0.63
Quarterly 12/1/17 984.50 998.37 -1.39
Quarterly 9/1/17 1,009.70 1,009.11 0.06

P/E Ratios

P/E Ratios Company Industry Ind. Relative
FY0 16.74 16.10 1.04
FY1 14.86 18.15 0.82
FY2 14.17 13.31 1.06

EPS Growth Rates

Growth Rates Company Industry Ind. Relative
FY1/FY0 7.22 -91.99 13.39
FY2/FY1 12.66 34.96 0.83
FY3/FY2 12.66 34.96 0.83

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