Earnings Estimates


Earnings Estimates

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Analyst Ratings

Mean Recommendation:

2.14

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 %: 10.27
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: 10.62
Yield (%): 3.67

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 2.93 3.10 2.75 2.93 2 -- 1 -6.32
Annual 12/1/19 2.69 2.80 2.55 2.70 4 -- 4 -8.71
Annual 12/1/18 2.44 2.45 2.43 2.44 7 -- 7 -6.15
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.57 0.58 0.56 0.57 6 -- 6 -19.89
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.58 0.61 0.56 0.58 3 -- 2 -1.47
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.68 0.69 0.67 0.69 3 -- 2 -2.74
Quarterly 9/1/19 0.74 0.81 0.70 0.72 3 -- 2 0.10
Long Term Growth 6.20 6.20 6.20 6.20 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 9/1/18 0.67 0.71 -5.94
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

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 9.65 9.98 9.32 9.65 2 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/18 9.00 9.24 8.75 9.00 2 1 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 8.91 9.07 8.75 8.91 2 1 1 -0.95
Quarterly 3/1/19 9.01 9.13 8.89 9.01 2 -- 2 -1.22
Quarterly 6/1/19 9.16 9.29 9.03 9.16 2 -- 2 -1.36
Quarterly 9/1/19 9.31 9.44 9.18 9.31 2 -- 2 -1.77

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 9/1/18 8.94 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 8.67 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 9.12 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 9.03 -- --

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 3.48 3.48 3.48 3.48 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 2.94 2.94 2.94 2.94 1 -- 1 0.20
Quarterly 12/1/18 1.08 1.08 1.08 1.08 1 -- 1 0.46
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.59 0.59 0.59 0.59 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.81 0.81 0.81 0.81 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/19 1.18 1.18 1.18 1.18 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 9/1/18 0.94 0.81 16.34
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

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 1.58 1.58 1.58 1.58 1 -- 1 3.16
Annual 12/1/18 1.49 1.50 1.48 1.49 2 -- 1 1.34
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 --
Quarterly 9/1/19 0.41 0.41 0.41 0.41 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 9/1/18 0.38 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.38 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.36 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 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 12/1/20 536.70 561.00 512.40 536.70 2 -- 1 -7.42
Annual 12/1/19 505.90 538.60 480.50 502.25 4 -- 4 -8.48
Annual 12/1/18 462.81 466.00 460.30 462.40 5 -- 5 -7.29
Quarterly 12/1/18 110.20 113.10 107.40 110.15 4 -- 4 -16.56
Quarterly 3/1/19 112.37 115.60 110.70 110.80 3 -- 2 -5.70
Quarterly 6/1/19 129.17 132.50 126.20 128.80 3 -- 2 -3.20
Quarterly 9/1/19 139.10 153.50 130.40 133.40 3 -- 2 -7.79

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 9/1/18 124.40 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 121.10 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 107.40 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 112.40 -- --

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 12/1/20 700.20 700.20 700.20 700.20 1 -- -- -1.77
Annual 12/1/19 653.97 674.60 643.40 643.90 3 -- 3 -4.62
Annual 12/1/18 599.67 605.00 597.20 597.63 5 -- 5 -4.78
Quarterly 12/1/18 144.61 146.30 143.30 143.73 5 -- 5 -12.52
Quarterly 3/1/19 147.43 151.90 144.80 145.60 3 -- 2 -6.72
Quarterly 6/1/19 165.73 166.50 165.20 165.50 3 -- 2 -4.07
Quarterly 9/1/19 175.70 187.50 169.80 169.80 3 -- 2 -1.20

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 9/1/18 158.20 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 154.90 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 140.80 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 143.90 -- --

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 2.75 2.75 2.75 2.75 1 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/19 2.68 2.80 2.55 2.69 4 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 2.44 2.45 2.43 2.44 5 -- 1 --
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.57 0.58 0.56 0.57 4 -- 1 --
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.59 0.61 0.56 0.59 4 -- 1 --
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.69 0.71 0.67 0.69 4 -- 1 --
Quarterly 9/1/19 0.74 0.81 0.70 0.73 4 -- 1 --

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 9/1/18 0.67 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.63 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.57 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 0.27 -- --

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 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 983.73 983.73 983.73 983.73 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 938.02 938.02 938.02 938.02 1 -- 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 12/1/20 366.10 366.10 366.10 366.10 1 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/19 371.66 416.50 341.60 368.90 5 -- 4 -6.30
Annual 12/1/18 335.59 364.90 328.35 330.15 6 -- 5 -6.04
Quarterly 12/1/18 82.22 102.50 75.60 77.70 5 -- 4 -13.89
Quarterly 3/1/19 79.00 81.40 75.90 79.35 4 -- 3 -5.22
Quarterly 6/1/19 92.73 96.20 90.10 92.30 4 -- 3 -2.88
Quarterly 9/1/19 99.40 109.20 93.40 97.50 4 -- 3 -7.80

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 9/1/18 90.00 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 85.00 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 77.90 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 79.20 -- --

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 14.75 14.75 14.75 14.75 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 13.11 13.11 13.11 13.11 1 -- 1 -0.45
Quarterly 12/1/18 28.20 28.20 28.20 28.20 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 3/1/19 28.50 28.50 28.50 28.50 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 6/1/19 28.60 28.60 28.60 28.60 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 9/1/19 28.60 28.60 28.60 28.60 1 -- 1 --

Actuals - Return On Equity

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 29.32 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/18 31.39 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 29.26 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 26.12 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 26.81 -- --

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 4,608.90 4,652.80 4,565.00 4,608.90 2 -- 1 -2.20
Annual 12/1/19 4,430.15 4,462.00 4,399.00 4,429.80 4 -- 4 -1.94
Annual 12/1/18 4,249.52 4,255.00 4,239.00 4,251.00 7 -- 7 -1.12
Quarterly 12/1/18 1,025.75 1,030.32 1,015.90 1,027.45 6 -- 6 -3.63
Quarterly 3/1/19 1,077.17 1,082.60 1,068.00 1,080.90 3 -- 2 -0.89
Quarterly 6/1/19 1,144.63 1,156.40 1,134.10 1,143.40 3 -- 2 -1.52
Quarterly 9/1/19 1,140.20 1,149.80 1,133.80 1,137.00 3 -- 2 -1.58

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 9/1/18 1,091.50 1,102.32 -0.98
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

P/E Ratios

P/E Ratios Company Industry Ind. Relative
FY0 15.72 19.31 0.81
FY1 14.28 19.36 0.74
FY2 13.12 15.86 0.83

EPS Growth Rates

Growth Rates Company Industry Ind. Relative
FY1/FY0 -0.77 -92.15 12.64
FY2/FY1 10.10 18.63 0.93
FY3/FY2 10.10 18.63 0.93

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