Earnings Estimates


Earnings Estimates

Analyst Ratings

Mean Recommendation:

2.83

Sell

Strong Buy

Available Measures

Reference Information - Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 2.48
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
Ind. Annual Div: 1.60
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: 12.48
Yield (%): 3.15

Analyst Forecasts - Earnings Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/21 2.97 3.00 2.94 2.98 3 -- -- 0.45
Annual 12/1/20 2.74 2.80 2.71 2.74 6 -- -- 0.06
Annual 12/1/19 2.56 2.57 2.54 2.56 6 -- -- 0.09
Quarterly 3/1/20 0.54 0.57 0.52 0.54 4 -- -- -0.15
Quarterly 6/1/20 0.70 0.72 0.69 0.70 4 -- -- 0.36
Quarterly 9/1/20 0.76 0.78 0.75 0.76 3 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 0.67 0.68 0.64 0.67 6 -- -- 0.45

Actuals - Earnings Per Share

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/18 2.48 2.41 3.05
Annual 12/1/17 2.46 2.48 -0.84
Annual 12/1/16 2.49 2.54 -1.97
Quarterly 9/1/19 0.76 0.67 13.40
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.64 0.64 0.16
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.49 0.52 -5.92
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.62 0.53 17.05

Reference Information - Book Value Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 8.87
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
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 12/1/21 11.39 11.39 11.39 11.39 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/20 10.31 10.31 10.31 10.31 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 9.33 9.33 9.33 9.33 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/20 9.54 9.54 9.54 9.54 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 9.76 9.76 9.76 9.76 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/20 10.03 10.03 10.03 10.03 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 9.33 9.33 9.33 9.33 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Book Value Per Share

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/18 8.87 8.47 4.78
Annual 12/1/17 9.03 8.85 2.05
Annual 12/1/16 8.18 8.20 -0.24
Quarterly 9/1/19 9.54 9.25 3.15
Quarterly 6/1/19 9.43 8.96 5.22
Quarterly 3/1/19 9.11 8.70 4.71
Quarterly 12/1/18 8.87 8.91 -0.45

Reference Information - Cash Flow Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): --
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
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 12/1/21 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 12/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Actuals - Cash Flow Per Share

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --

Reference Information - Dividend Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 1.50
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
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 12/1/21 1.73 1.77 1.68 1.73 2 -- -- 2.68
Annual 12/1/20 1.64 1.66 1.62 1.64 2 -- -- 1.23
Annual 12/1/19 1.58 1.58 1.58 1.58 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/20 0.40 0.40 0.40 0.40 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 0.40 0.40 0.40 0.40 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/20 0.41 0.41 0.41 0.41 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 0.40 0.40 0.40 0.40 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Dividend Per Share

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/18 1.50 1.49 0.67
Annual 12/1/17 1.42 1.41 0.71
Annual 12/1/16 1.34 1.32 1.52
Quarterly 9/1/19 0.40 0.40 --
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.40 0.38 5.26
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.38 0.38 --
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.38 0.38 --

Reference Information - EBIT

Last Actual (FY0): 472.90
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 12/1/21 611.88 626.73 593.10 615.80 3 -- -- 1.23
Annual 12/1/20 571.00 581.28 557.00 572.50 5 -- -- 0.45
Annual 12/1/19 523.88 530.90 513.31 527.80 5 2 -- 0.28
Quarterly 3/1/20 114.40 115.10 113.70 114.40 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 146.90 150.80 143.00 146.90 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/20 157.05 160.90 153.20 157.05 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 138.60 141.60 133.70 139.55 4 -- -- --

Actuals - EBIT

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/18 472.90 447.07 5.78
Annual 12/1/17 467.70 469.35 -0.35
Annual 12/1/16 491.90 510.10 -3.57
Quarterly 9/1/19 147.90 142.18 4.03
Quarterly 6/1/19 136.00 135.58 0.31
Quarterly 3/1/19 105.40 117.03 -9.93
Quarterly 12/1/18 120.00 93.25 28.69

Reference Information - EBITDA

Last Actual (FY0): 609.00
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 12/1/21 815.91 822.90 804.50 820.33 3 -- -- 0.27
Annual 12/1/20 775.16 789.20 761.20 774.49 6 -- -- -0.01
Annual 12/1/19 725.20 731.50 717.41 725.50 6 -- -- -0.21
Quarterly 3/1/20 166.55 168.60 164.50 166.55 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 198.50 204.00 193.00 198.50 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/20 209.05 213.70 204.40 209.05 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 191.58 194.60 188.70 191.50 4 -- -- --

Actuals - EBITDA

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/18 609.00 598.57 1.74
Annual 12/1/17 593.60 600.26 -1.11
Annual 12/1/16 607.30 614.00 -1.09
Quarterly 9/1/19 196.30 196.65 -0.18
Quarterly 6/1/19 186.00 190.70 -2.46
Quarterly 3/1/19 151.70 162.71 -6.77
Quarterly 12/1/18 155.10 142.97 8.48

Reference Information - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 2.26
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 12/1/21 2.94 2.94 2.94 2.94 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/20 2.65 2.71 2.54 2.70 3 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 2.48 2.50 2.45 2.48 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/20 0.52 0.54 0.50 0.52 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 0.68 0.69 0.67 0.68 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/20 0.73 0.76 0.70 0.73 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 0.64 0.68 0.62 0.63 3 -- -- --

Actuals - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/18 2.26 2.40 -5.75
Annual 12/1/17 2.13 2.49 -14.60
Annual 12/1/16 2.76 2.67 3.56
Quarterly 9/1/19 0.74 0.67 11.28
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.64 0.63 2.40
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.45 0.52 -13.79
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.39 0.53 -26.14

Reference Information - Net Debt

Last Actual (FY0): 900.90
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 12/1/21 2,038.03 2,038.03 2,038.03 2,038.03 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/20 2,088.45 2,088.45 2,088.45 2,088.45 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 2,163.86 2,163.86 2,163.86 2,163.86 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Net Debt

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/18 900.90 944.97 -4.66
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): 335.70
FY0 End Date: 12/1/18
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Net Income

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/21 406.02 411.80 399.10 407.15 3 -- -- 0.14
Annual 12/1/20 372.04 376.50 368.40 371.63 4 -- -- 0.09
Annual 12/1/19 346.56 348.44 343.70 347.05 4 -- -- 0.18
Quarterly 3/1/20 72.00 72.70 71.30 72.00 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 96.55 98.90 94.20 96.55 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/20 104.80 106.90 102.70 104.80 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 90.07 91.70 87.90 90.60 3 -- -- --

Actuals - Net Income

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/18 335.70 324.64 3.41
Annual 12/1/17 334.90 340.42 -1.62
Annual 12/1/16 348.50 360.05 -3.21
Quarterly 9/1/19 103.00 89.50 15.08
Quarterly 6/1/19 86.20 86.43 -0.26
Quarterly 3/1/19 66.60 72.30 -7.88
Quarterly 12/1/18 84.60 71.50 18.32

Reference Information - Operating Profit

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

Analyst Forecasts - Operating Profit

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 12/1/19 519.20 519.20 519.20 519.20 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Operating Profit

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/16 491.90 497.70 -1.17

Reference Information - Return On Equity

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

Analyst Forecasts - Return On Equity

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Quarterly 3/1/20 27.50 27.50 27.50 27.50 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/20 27.90 27.90 27.90 27.90 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/20 27.40 27.40 27.40 27.40 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 27.80 27.80 27.80 27.80 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Return On Equity

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Quarterly 9/1/19 33.05 26.90 6.15
Quarterly 6/1/19 28.34 27.20 1.14
Quarterly 3/1/19 22.66 28.40 -5.74
Quarterly 12/1/18 29.14 28.20 0.94

Reference Information - Sales

Last Actual (FY0): 4,269.50
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 12/1/21 5,149.15 5,163.50 5,136.70 5,147.26 3 -- -- -0.02
Annual 12/1/20 4,942.74 4,963.30 4,920.90 4,940.67 6 -- -- -0.02
Annual 12/1/19 4,766.59 4,781.40 4,743.10 4,768.85 6 -- -- -0.01
Quarterly 3/1/20 1,207.42 1,212.67 1,196.80 1,210.10 4 -- -- 0.15
Quarterly 6/1/20 1,251.69 1,257.50 1,243.50 1,252.87 4 -- -- -0.04
Quarterly 9/1/20 1,279.87 1,284.00 1,272.80 1,282.80 3 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/19 1,158.90 1,173.80 1,135.50 1,161.00 6 -- -- -0.05

Actuals - Sales

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/18 4,269.50 4,247.84 0.51
Annual 12/1/17 3,943.80 3,952.22 -0.21
Annual 12/1/16 3,749.90 3,768.16 -0.48
Quarterly 9/1/19 1,239.30 1,209.32 2.48
Quarterly 6/1/19 1,213.20 1,275.82 -4.91
Quarterly 3/1/19 1,155.10 1,178.31 -1.97
Quarterly 12/1/18 1,046.70 1,023.84 2.23

P/E Ratios

Fiscal Year FY0 FY1 FY2
Ratios 20.91 20.27 18.92

EPS Growth Rates

Fiscal YOY FY1/FY0 FY2/FY1 FY3/FY2
Growth Rate 6.30 7.17 8.45

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