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 %: 12.04
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: 11.61
Yield (%): 3.23

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 3.17 3.20 3.14 3.17 2 -- 2 -1.89
Annual 12/1/19 3.01 3.15 2.91 3.01 7 -- 4 -1.86
Annual 12/1/18 2.66 2.70 2.63 2.65 7 -- 7 -3.63
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.62 0.63 0.60 0.62 6 -- 6 -12.93
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.74 0.75 0.73 0.74 6 3 3 -0.56
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.73 0.76 0.71 0.73 6 5 -- 0.75
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.63 0.71 0.57 0.62 5 -- 3 -7.91
Long Term Growth 8.90 8.90 8.90 8.90 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 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
Quarterly 6/1/17 0.64 0.65 -1.26

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 10.27 10.42 10.12 10.27 2 -- 1 -1.20
Annual 12/1/18 9.52 9.66 9.37 9.52 2 -- 1 -0.61
Quarterly 6/1/18 9.02 9.15 8.89 9.02 2 -- 1 -1.77
Quarterly 9/1/18 9.26 9.40 9.12 9.26 2 -- 1 -2.20
Quarterly 12/1/18 9.52 9.66 9.37 9.52 2 -- 1 -0.61
Quarterly 3/1/19 9.68 9.79 9.57 9.68 2 -- 1 --

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 3/1/18 9.12 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 9.03 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 8.78 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 8.49 -- --

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 3.53 3.53 3.53 3.53 1 -- 1 -1.84
Annual 12/1/18 3.35 3.35 3.35 3.35 1 -- 1 -0.15
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.65 0.65 0.65 0.65 1 1 -- -5.10
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.75 0.75 0.75 0.75 1 -- 1 -6.31
Quarterly 12/1/18 1.63 1.63 1.63 1.63 1 1 -- 11.83
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.54 0.54 0.54 0.54 1 -- 1 13.99

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 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
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 1.57 1.62 1.52 1.57 2 1 -- --
Annual 12/1/18 1.50 1.50 1.50 1.50 2 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 --
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.39 0.39 0.39 0.39 1 -- -- -2.56

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 3/1/18 0.36 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 0.36 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 0.36 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 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 12/1/20 589.60 589.60 589.60 589.60 1 -- 1 0.10
Annual 12/1/19 568.27 582.44 551.60 576.00 5 2 1 0.74
Annual 12/1/18 509.11 512.10 504.80 510.50 5 -- 4 -1.52
Quarterly 6/1/18 119.10 120.70 117.40 119.15 4 -- 4 -8.43
Quarterly 9/1/18 141.70 144.00 139.70 141.55 4 3 1 2.13
Quarterly 12/1/18 141.38 143.20 140.10 141.10 4 4 -- 3.69
Quarterly 3/1/19 118.50 119.20 117.80 118.50 2 -- 2 -4.30

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 3/1/18 107.40 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 112.40 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 117.10 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 122.30 -- --

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 12/1/20 735.00 735.00 735.00 735.00 1 -- 1 --
Annual 12/1/19 703.96 715.70 691.60 704.50 6 2 2 -0.12
Annual 12/1/18 641.11 655.50 633.56 638.35 6 1 5 -1.56
Quarterly 6/1/18 153.60 155.50 149.90 154.29 5 -- 5 -6.94
Quarterly 9/1/18 173.28 178.20 170.78 172.30 5 5 -- 0.93
Quarterly 12/1/18 172.18 176.80 167.69 172.60 5 5 -- 1.87
Quarterly 3/1/19 158.96 169.59 153.50 153.80 3 1 1 -2.89

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 3/1/18 140.80 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 143.90 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 149.30 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 154.20 -- --

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 3.14 3.14 3.14 3.14 1 -- 1 -0.64
Annual 12/1/19 3.01 3.15 2.91 3.01 5 -- 3 -0.92
Annual 12/1/18 2.66 2.70 2.63 2.67 5 -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.61 0.62 0.60 0.61 4 -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.74 0.75 0.73 0.75 4 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.74 0.76 0.73 0.74 4 -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.60 0.62 0.57 0.61 3 -- 2 -8.33

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 3/1/18 0.57 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 0.27 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 0.61 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 0.64 -- --

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 12/1/19 828.06 829.12 827.00 828.06 2 2 -- 4.82
Annual 12/1/18 789.06 829.12 749.00 789.06 2 1 1 1.95

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 12/1/20 422.50 422.50 422.50 422.50 1 -- 1 -0.78
Annual 12/1/19 407.10 416.50 393.00 411.95 6 1 3 -0.53
Annual 12/1/18 361.53 364.90 358.50 361.85 6 -- 4 -3.46
Quarterly 6/1/18 83.82 86.10 81.90 83.60 5 -- 5 -12.32
Quarterly 9/1/18 100.28 102.00 98.60 99.70 5 3 2 -0.34
Quarterly 12/1/18 99.70 102.50 96.30 99.50 5 5 -- 1.47
Quarterly 3/1/19 84.37 86.50 82.60 84.00 3 -- 2 -4.48

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 3/1/18 77.90 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 79.20 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 82.90 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/17 87.60 -- --

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 -- -- 0.31
Annual 12/1/18 13.92 13.92 13.92 13.92 1 -- -- 0.16
Quarterly 6/1/18 27.10 27.10 27.10 27.10 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 9/1/18 28.20 28.20 28.20 28.20 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 12/1/18 29.30 29.30 29.30 29.30 1 -- 1 -3.41
Quarterly 3/1/19 29.20 29.20 29.20 29.20 1 -- 1 --

Actuals - Return On Equity

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 29.32 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 26.12 -- --
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 4,758.70 4,765.00 4,752.40 4,758.70 2 2 -- 0.68
Annual 12/1/19 4,553.88 4,644.37 4,507.90 4,545.00 7 5 -- 1.55
Annual 12/1/18 4,327.44 4,363.70 4,305.90 4,323.00 7 7 -- 1.51
Quarterly 6/1/18 1,094.11 1,108.33 1,083.60 1,092.50 6 6 -- 1.83
Quarterly 9/1/18 1,118.92 1,129.85 1,101.50 1,119.35 6 6 -- 2.45
Quarterly 12/1/18 1,087.69 1,100.60 1,071.60 1,088.90 6 6 -- 2.52
Quarterly 3/1/19 1,083.78 1,087.40 1,081.00 1,083.36 4 2 -- 0.31

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 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
Quarterly 6/1/17 989.30 1,003.11 -1.38

P/E Ratios

P/E Ratios Company Industry Ind. Relative
FY0 16.44 19.33 0.85
FY1 14.53 17.03 0.85
FY2 13.78 13.49 1.02

EPS Growth Rates

Growth Rates Company Industry Ind. Relative
FY1/FY0 8.05 -91.66 12.96
FY2/FY1 13.16 38.71 0.82
FY3/FY2 13.16 38.71 0.82

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