earnings estimates

Analyst Ratings

Mean Recommendation:

2.09

Sell

Strong Buy

Available Measures

Reference Information - Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 5.76
FY0 End Date: 12/1/17
Ind. Annual Div: 1.48
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: 11.06
Hist (5 Yr) Stability %: 33.64
Yield (%): 1.60

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 7.63 7.81 7.40 7.63 5 -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 7.04 7.26 6.85 7.09 11 5 3 -0.09
Annual 12/1/18 6.46 6.52 6.43 6.45 11 3 3 0.32
Quarterly 9/1/18 1.75 1.92 1.70 1.72 11 -- 10 -17.58
Quarterly 12/1/18 2.85 2.90 2.73 2.87 10 9 1 3.44
Quarterly 3/1/19 1.15 1.18 1.12 1.16 4 2 2 0.09
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.87 0.92 0.83 0.86 4 3 -- 19.72
Long Term Growth 9.35 10.70 8.00 9.35 2 -- 1 --

Actuals - Earnings Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 5.76 5.64 2.15
Annual 12/1/16 5.14 5.04 2.06
Annual 12/1/15 4.61 4.50 2.40
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.79 0.56 39.84
Quarterly 3/1/18 1.09 0.98 11.22
Quarterly 12/1/17 2.32 2.20 5.55
Quarterly 9/1/17 1.70 1.65 2.91

Reference Information - Book Value Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 18.17
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 21.73 22.63 20.84 21.73 2 -- 2 -0.55
Annual 12/1/19 20.37 21.40 19.35 20.37 2 1 1 -0.49
Annual 12/1/18 19.03 19.82 18.25 19.03 2 -- 2 --
Quarterly 9/1/18 20.82 20.82 20.82 20.82 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 12/1/18 18.25 18.25 18.25 18.25 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 3/1/19 19.72 19.72 19.72 19.72 1 -- 1 --
Quarterly 6/1/19 20.56 20.56 20.56 20.56 1 1 -- --

Actuals - Book Value Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 18.17 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 16.10 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 17.40 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 18.14 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 18.17 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 16.28 -- --

Reference Information - Cash Flow Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 6.85
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 12/1/20 9.77 9.86 9.69 9.77 2 1 1 -0.54
Annual 12/1/19 9.07 9.37 8.89 8.96 3 2 1 -0.41
Annual 12/1/18 8.20 8.38 7.98 8.23 3 2 -- 0.24
Quarterly 9/1/18 1.59 2.39 0.55 1.82 3 -- 3 -7.87
Quarterly 12/1/18 3.78 5.30 2.83 3.20 3 2 1 -0.19
Quarterly 3/1/19 2.13 2.62 1.64 2.13 2 1 1 0.14
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.79 1.37 0.22 0.79 2 1 -- 12.36

Actuals - Cash Flow Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 6.85 7.58 -9.62
Annual 12/1/16 7.33 6.27 16.86
Annual 12/1/15 5.88 5.31 10.73
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.83 0.52 58.30
Quarterly 3/1/18 1.35 2.65 -49.13
Quarterly 12/1/17 4.47 4.03 10.79

Reference Information - Dividend Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 1.48
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 2.15 2.38 1.81 2.20 4 1 1 --
Annual 12/1/19 1.97 2.16 1.80 1.99 6 1 1 --
Annual 12/1/18 1.80 1.81 1.80 1.80 6 -- 1 --
Quarterly 9/1/18 0.45 0.45 0.45 0.45 4 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 0.45 0.45 0.45 0.45 4 -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/19 0.50 0.54 0.45 0.50 3 1 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.50 0.54 0.45 0.50 3 1 -- --

Actuals - Dividend Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 1.48 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 1.32 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 0.88 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.45 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.45 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 0.37 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 0.37 -- --

Reference Information - EBIT

Last Actual (FY0): 444.80
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 12/1/20 466.14 475.87 447.00 471.00 5 -- 5 -1.56
Annual 12/1/19 444.88 470.10 433.00 440.52 9 1 7 -0.85
Annual 12/1/18 422.01 426.90 418.10 422.00 9 4 5 0.21
Quarterly 9/1/18 114.03 122.19 110.50 113.10 9 -- 9 -15.73
Quarterly 12/1/18 178.27 183.30 168.63 179.40 9 8 1 2.38
Quarterly 3/1/19 76.40 77.41 75.00 76.60 4 -- 2 -0.79
Quarterly 6/1/19 59.53 61.55 58.00 59.29 4 2 -- 14.58

Actuals - EBIT

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 444.80 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 431.40 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 401.00 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 56.97 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 72.70 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 167.40 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 131.20 -- --

Reference Information - EBITDA

Last Actual (FY0): 529.20
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 12/1/20 547.59 568.97 526.00 547.81 3 -- 3 -1.28
Annual 12/1/19 526.75 535.60 510.00 530.00 7 1 5 -0.47
Annual 12/1/18 506.01 518.40 500.20 506.00 7 4 3 0.45
Quarterly 9/1/18 132.32 144.08 117.60 133.18 6 -- 6 -14.12
Quarterly 12/1/18 195.25 207.90 175.37 198.15 6 4 2 2.52
Quarterly 3/1/19 98.02 99.34 96.00 98.72 3 -- 2 -0.19
Quarterly 6/1/19 80.89 83.56 77.00 82.10 3 2 -- 10.89

Actuals - EBITDA

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 529.20 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 502.92 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 462.98 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 77.80 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 95.20 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 189.70 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 153.50 -- --

Reference Information - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 6.24
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 7.58 7.75 7.40 7.58 2 1 1 -0.66
Annual 12/1/19 7.04 7.16 6.91 7.06 6 1 3 0.24
Annual 12/1/18 6.29 6.31 6.28 6.29 4 1 3 0.12
Quarterly 9/1/18 1.81 2.14 1.72 1.74 6 -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 2.81 2.90 2.56 2.86 6 5 -- 3.08
Quarterly 3/1/19 1.18 1.18 1.17 1.18 2 1 1 1.28
Quarterly 6/1/19 0.88 0.92 0.83 0.88 2 1 -- --

Actuals - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 6.24 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 5.08 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 4.50 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 0.79 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 0.89 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 2.84 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 1.71 -- --

Reference Information - Net Debt

Last Actual (FY0): 438.81
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 12/1/20 392.40 427.23 348.00 401.97 3 1 2 -1.82
Annual 12/1/19 421.13 440.00 400.33 423.06 3 2 1 0.76
Annual 12/1/18 426.41 442.00 400.05 437.19 3 2 1 0.37
Quarterly 9/1/18 495.80 554.00 437.59 495.80 2 2 -- 0.71
Quarterly 12/1/18 439.59 442.00 437.19 439.59 2 2 -- 1.06
Quarterly 3/1/19 451.83 470.00 433.65 451.83 2 2 -- 1.02
Quarterly 6/1/19 504.06 578.00 430.12 504.06 2 2 -- 0.89

Actuals - Net Debt

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 438.81 447.92 -2.03
Annual 12/1/16 281.02 308.60 -8.94
Annual 12/1/15 203.22 205.75 -1.23
Quarterly 6/1/18 499.58 464.67 7.51
Quarterly 3/1/18 437.29 428.04 2.16
Quarterly 12/1/17 438.81 434.88 0.90
Quarterly 9/1/17 581.70 491.13 18.44

Reference Information - Net Income

Last Actual (FY0): 279.70
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 12/1/20 336.17 342.99 327.00 337.36 4 1 3 -0.69
Annual 12/1/19 321.29 338.80 311.00 315.90 9 2 5 -0.58
Annual 12/1/18 303.42 305.80 301.80 303.00 9 3 4 0.26
Quarterly 9/1/18 82.04 89.38 79.80 81.00 9 -- 9 -16.95
Quarterly 12/1/18 132.21 134.90 125.84 133.00 9 8 1 3.06
Quarterly 3/1/19 53.19 54.09 52.00 53.33 4 1 2 0.32
Quarterly 6/1/19 39.72 41.95 38.00 39.47 4 2 -- 16.68

Actuals - Net Income

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 279.70 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 261.10 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 243.60 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 36.99 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 51.56 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 111.00 -- --
Quarterly 9/1/17 82.20 -- --

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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 12/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 12/1/18 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 9/1/18 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 12/1/18 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 3/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 6/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Actuals - Operating Profit

Reported EPS 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 - Return On Equity

Last Actual (FY0): 34.00
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 12/1/20 35.19 37.86 32.90 34.80 3 2 1 1.72
Annual 12/1/19 34.96 36.72 33.90 34.25 3 2 1 1.93
Annual 12/1/18 34.74 35.75 34.04 34.58 4 3 1 3.32
Quarterly 9/1/18 38.81 43.42 34.20 38.81 2 -- 2 -2.33
Quarterly 12/1/18 54.62 60.54 48.70 54.62 2 2 -- 2.26
Quarterly 3/1/19 28.30 28.30 28.30 28.30 1 1 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/19 21.80 21.80 21.80 21.80 1 1 -- --

Actuals - Return On Equity

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 34.00 -- --
Annual 12/1/16 31.40 -- --
Annual 12/1/15 29.32 -- --
Quarterly 6/1/18 17.77 -- --
Quarterly 3/1/18 24.08 -- --
Quarterly 12/1/17 54.51 -- --

Reference Information - Sales

Last Actual (FY0): 3,400.41
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 3,786.99 3,865.08 3,710.10 3,786.39 4 2 2 -0.21
Annual 12/1/19 3,628.58 3,662.70 3,562.00 3,641.00 9 3 6 -0.25
Annual 12/1/18 3,484.01 3,499.21 3,457.00 3,486.10 9 2 7 -0.16
Quarterly 9/1/18 950.64 959.90 940.00 950.80 9 -- 9 -2.94
Quarterly 12/1/18 1,081.39 1,099.00 1,061.70 1,083.30 9 6 3 1.04
Quarterly 3/1/19 789.49 796.60 781.00 790.19 4 2 1 --
Quarterly 6/1/19 728.81 734.20 720.00 730.52 4 3 -- 1.49

Actuals - Sales

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 12/1/17 3,400.41 3,399.41 0.03
Annual 12/1/16 3,199.18 3,185.23 0.44
Annual 12/1/15 3,013.88 3,001.45 0.41
Quarterly 6/1/18 696.20 683.97 1.79
Quarterly 3/1/18 755.79 744.22 1.55
Quarterly 12/1/17 1,027.31 1,026.38 0.09
Quarterly 9/1/17 948.23 949.68 -0.15

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