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Analyst Ratings

Mean Recommendation:

2.25

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 %: 11.70
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: 11.50
Yield (%): 3.28

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 3.23 3.30 3.16 3.23 2 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/19 3.06 3.17 2.94 3.08 6 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/18 2.75 2.80 2.70 2.76 8 -- 1 --
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.59 0.66 0.53 0.59 7 -- 1 --
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.70 0.73 0.65 0.70 7 -- 1 --
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.74 0.82 0.70 0.74 7 1 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.72 0.79 0.70 0.71 7 1 -- --
Long Term Growth 10.00 10.00 10.00 10.00 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Earnings Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 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 12/1/17 0.59 0.62 -4.33
Quarterly 9/1/17 0.61 0.60 1.69
Quarterly 6/1/17 0.64 0.65 -1.26
Quarterly 3/1/17 0.62 0.59 5.08

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 11.29 11.29 11.29 11.29 1 1 -- --
Annual 12/1/19 10.42 10.58 10.25 10.42 3 3 -- 1.59
Annual 12/1/18 9.56 9.66 9.51 9.51 3 2 1 1.05
Quarterly 3/1/18 8.86 8.89 8.82 8.87 3 1 1 -0.73
Quarterly 6/1/18 9.05 9.15 8.96 9.04 3 1 1 -0.94
Quarterly 9/1/18 9.17 9.40 8.85 9.27 3 1 1 -1.33
Quarterly 12/1/18 9.56 9.66 9.51 9.51 3 1 1 0.68

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 12/1/17 9.03 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 8.78 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 8.49 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/17 7.97 -- --

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 3.60 3.60 3.60 3.60 1 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/18 3.35 3.35 3.35 3.35 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.44 0.44 0.44 0.44 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.68 0.68 0.68 0.68 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.79 0.79 0.79 0.79 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 12/1/18 1.44 1.44 1.44 1.44 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 12/1/17 1.33 0.96 39.12
Quarterly 9/1/17 0.77 1.06 -27.43
Quarterly 6/1/17 0.72 1.14 -36.90

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 1.74 1.74 1.74 1.74 1 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/19 1.55 1.62 1.47 1.55 2 -- 1 -1.62
Annual 12/1/18 1.47 1.50 1.44 1.47 2 -- 2 -0.68
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.36 0.36 0.36 0.36 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.36 0.36 0.36 0.36 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.39 0.39 0.39 0.39 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.39 0.39 0.39 0.39 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 12/1/17 0.36 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 0.36 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 0.36 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/17 0.34 -- --

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 12/1/20 589.00 589.00 589.00 589.00 1 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/19 564.04 577.30 551.70 566.81 5 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/18 516.87 520.33 511.90 517.45 6 -- 1 --
Quarterly 3/1/18 112.22 123.70 102.70 110.90 5 -- 1 --
Quarterly 6/1/18 129.14 133.40 121.60 131.20 5 -- 1 --
Quarterly 9/1/18 138.68 150.20 132.20 138.30 5 1 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 136.16 143.50 131.30 135.00 5 1 -- --

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 12/1/17 112.40 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 117.10 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 122.30 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/17 115.90 -- --

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 12/1/20 750.00 750.00 750.00 750.00 1 1 -- --
Annual 12/1/19 704.52 723.60 694.00 704.40 5 2 -- 2.16
Annual 12/1/18 651.88 660.00 644.50 649.90 7 1 2 -0.84
Quarterly 3/1/18 146.14 156.20 135.90 147.03 6 -- 3 -9.53
Quarterly 6/1/18 164.75 168.50 157.30 165.40 6 1 2 -2.29
Quarterly 9/1/18 171.63 186.20 164.70 169.39 6 1 2 2.51
Quarterly 12/1/18 167.95 179.80 162.70 165.75 6 1 2 4.15

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 12/1/17 143.90 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 149.30 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 154.20 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/17 146.20 -- --

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 3.16 3.16 3.16 3.16 1 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/19 3.04 3.15 2.94 3.04 4 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/18 2.76 2.80 2.70 2.77 6 -- 1 --
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.61 0.67 0.55 0.61 5 -- 1 --
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.70 0.73 0.67 0.70 5 -- 1 --
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.72 0.75 0.70 0.73 5 1 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.71 0.74 0.67 0.71 5 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 12/1/17 0.27 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 0.61 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 0.64 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/17 0.62 -- --

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 12/1/20 808.00 808.00 808.00 808.00 1 1 -- --
Annual 12/1/19 788.17 815.00 761.35 788.17 2 1 -- --
Annual 12/1/18 773.67 786.00 761.35 773.67 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 12/1/20 425.80 425.80 425.80 425.80 1 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/19 409.27 417.60 396.60 416.53 5 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/18 374.05 380.27 365.70 374.30 7 -- 1 --
Quarterly 3/1/18 80.00 89.80 72.80 79.30 6 -- 1 --
Quarterly 6/1/18 94.15 98.90 88.10 95.35 6 -- 1 --
Quarterly 9/1/18 100.62 111.30 95.50 99.45 6 1 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 98.23 105.60 94.40 96.90 6 1 -- --

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 12/1/17 79.20 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 82.90 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 87.60 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/17 86.10 -- --

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 30.38 30.38 30.38 30.38 1 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 36.10 36.10 36.10 36.10 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 28.30 28.30 28.30 28.30 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 6/1/18 28.30 28.30 28.30 28.30 1 -- 1 -6.01
Quarterly 9/1/18 28.70 28.70 28.70 28.70 1 -- 1 -4.88
Quarterly 12/1/18 29.30 29.30 29.30 29.30 1 -- 1 -3.41

Actuals - Return On Equity

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 29.32 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 26.81 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 28.76 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 31.90 -- --

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 4,677.25 4,700.00 4,654.50 4,677.25 2 1 -- 3.16
Annual 12/1/19 4,467.48 4,524.69 4,396.00 4,466.50 6 4 -- 2.45
Annual 12/1/18 4,250.88 4,295.80 4,198.80 4,246.41 8 7 1 1.90
Quarterly 3/1/18 1,035.27 1,060.70 1,022.90 1,029.50 7 5 1 1.47
Quarterly 6/1/18 1,069.84 1,080.60 1,058.60 1,069.90 7 5 1 2.20
Quarterly 9/1/18 1,087.28 1,096.34 1,069.40 1,091.00 7 6 -- 1.79
Quarterly 12/1/18 1,055.79 1,063.70 1,036.40 1,061.62 7 4 2 0.84

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 12/1/17 984.50 998.37 -1.39
Quarterly 9/1/17 1,009.70 1,009.11 0.06
Quarterly 6/1/17 989.30 1,003.11 -1.38
Quarterly 3/1/17 960.30 958.98 0.14

P/E Ratios

P/E Ratios Company Industry Ind. Relative
FY0 15.59 19.29 0.81
FY1 14.01 17.04 0.82
FY2 13.29 13.57 0.98

EPS Growth Rates

Growth Rates Company Industry Ind. Relative
FY1/FY0 11.97 -91.18 12.70
FY2/FY1 11.22 38.82 0.80
FY3/FY2 11.22 38.82 0.80

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