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Kadant
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Earnings Details
3rd Quarter September 2017
Monday, October 30, 2017 4:23:00 PM
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Summary

Kadant Beats

Kadant (KAI) reported 3rd Quarter September 2017 earnings of $1.49 per share on revenue of $152.8 million. The consensus earnings estimate was $1.14 per share on revenue of $141.6 million. The Earnings Whisper number was $1.18 per share. Revenue grew 44.8% on a year-over-year basis.

The company said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $1.02 to $1.06 per share on revenue of $143.0 million to $146.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $1.04 per share on revenue of $136.1 million for the quarter ending December 31, 2017.

Kadant Inc develops, manufactures, and markets equipment and products for the papermaking, paper recycling and other process industries. It also designs and manufactures stranders and related equipment used in the production of oriented strand board.

Results
Reported Earnings
$1.49
Earnings Whisper
$1.18
Consensus Estimate
$1.14
Reported Revenue
$152.8 Mil
Revenue Estimate
$141.6 Mil
Growth
Earnings Growth
Revenue Growth
Power Rating
Grade
Earnings Release

Kadant Reports 2017 Third Quarter Results

Kadant Inc. (KAI) reported its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2017.

Third Quarter 2017 Highlights

-- Acquired the businesses of NII FPG Company and Unaflex, LLC

-- Revenue increased 45% to a record $153 million

-- Gross margin was 42.3%

-- GAAP diluted EPS increased 43% to a record $1.17

-- Adjusted diluted EPS increased 84% to a record $1.49

-- Net income increased 45% to a record $13 million

Adjusted EBITDA increased 85% to a record $30 million and represented 20% of revenue

-- Bookings increased 43% to a record $135 million

Note: Adjusted diluted EPS, adjusted EBITDA, adjusted EBITDA margin, and revenues excluding acquisitions and the effect of foreign currency translation are non-GAAP financial measures that exclude certain items as detailed later in this press release.

Management Commentary "Following our strong first half of 2017, we had another outstanding quarter with a number of record-setting performances across a broad range of metrics contributing to a strong EPS and revenue beat," said Jonathan Painter, president and chief executive officer of Kadant. "Our third quarter financial results were driven by a combination of better than expected performance from our Wood Processing acquisition and significant internal growth, particularly in China.

"Our record bookings of $135 million in the third quarter extended our strong bookings performance beyond the previous three quarters and was led by our Wood-Processing product line. Also contributing to the record performance were our Stock-Preparation and Fluid-Handling product lines, each of which achieved over 25 percent growth in bookings compared to the same period last year. From a geographic perspective, bookings in China were exceptionally strong in the third quarter, while North America saw the largest impact from our two acquisitions completed during the quarter."

Third Quarter 2017 Results Revenue increased 45 percent to $152.8 million compared to the third quarter of 2016, including $29.2 million from acquisitions and a $2.6 million increase from the favorable effect of foreign currency translation. Excluding the impact of acquisitions and foreign currency translation, revenue was up 15 percent compared to the third quarter of 2016. Gross margin was 42.3 percent, including a negative 220 basis point impact from the amortization of acquired profit in inventory. Net income was $13.3 million, or $1.17 per diluted share, compared to $9.2 million, or $0.82 per diluted share, in the third quarter of 2016. Adjusted diluted EPS increased 84 percent to $1.49 in the third quarter of 2017, compared to $0.81 in the third quarter of 2016. Adjusted diluted EPS in the third quarter of 2017 excludes $0.28 of amortization from acquired profit in inventory and backlog and $0.04 of acquisition costs. Adjusted diluted EPS in the third quarter of 2016 excludes a $0.02 benefit from discrete tax items and $0.01 of acquisition costs.

Adjusted EBITDA increased 85 percent to $29.9 million compared to $16.2 million in the third quarter of 2016. Adjusted EBITDA excludes $4.3 million of amortization from acquired profit in inventory and backlog in the third quarter of 2017 and $0.6 million and $0.2 million of acquisition costs in the third quarters of 2017 and 2016, respectively. Cash flows from operations were $7.0 million in the third quarter of 2017 and were impacted by the high level of shipments, which increased accounts receivable and the payment of acquisition-related expenses. Bookings increased 43 percent to $135.5 million compared to $94.8 million in the third quarter of 2016 and includes $20.5 million from acquisitions and a $2.3 million increase from the favorable effect of foreign currency translation. Excluding the impact of acquisitions and foreign currency translation, bookings increased 19 percent compared to the third quarter of 2016.

Guidance "While we began the year with a fairly optimistic outlook, steadily improving global market conditions combined with contributions from our acquisitions and excellent execution by our operations teams have further raised our expectations for 2017," Mr. Painter continued. "We now expect to report full year revenue of $509 to $512 million, revised from our previous guidance of $488 to $494 million. We expect to achieve GAAP diluted EPS of $3.56 to $3.60 in 2017, revised from our previous guidance of $3.18 to $3.26. The revised 2017 guidance includes pre-tax acquisition costs of $5.0 million, or $0.38 per diluted share, and pre-tax amortization expense associated with acquired profit in inventory and backlog of $6.6 million, or $0.43 per diluted share. Excluding these acquisition-related expenses, we expect adjusted diluted EPS of $4.37 to $4.41 for 2017. For the fourth quarter of 2017, we expect GAAP diluted EPS of $0.87 to $0.91 on revenue of $143 to $146 million, including $0.15 of amortization expense associated with acquired profit in inventory and backlog. Excluding the amortization expense, we expect adjusted diluted EPS of $1.02 to $1.06 for the fourth quarter of 2017."

Conference Call Kadant will hold a webcast with a slide presentation for investors on Tuesday, October 31, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. eastern time to discuss its third quarter performance, as well as future expectations. To access the webcast, including the slideshow and accompanying audio, go to www.kadant.com and click on "Investors". To listen to the webcast via teleconference, call 888-326-8410 within the U.S., or +1-704-385-4884 outside the U.S. and reference participant passcode 90222803. Prior to the call, our earnings release and the slides used in the webcast presentation will be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and will be available at www.sec.gov. An archive of the webcast presentation will be available on our website until December 1, 2017.

Shortly after the webcast, Kadant will post its updated general investor presentation incorporating the third quarter results on its website at www.kadant.com under the "Investors" section.

Use of Non-GAAP Financial Measures In addition to the financial measures prepared in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), we use certain non-GAAP financial measures, including increases or decreases in revenue excluding the effect of acquisitions and foreign currency translation, adjusted operating income, adjusted net income, adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS), adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization (adjusted EBITDA), and adjusted EBITDA margin.

We believe these non-GAAP financial measures, when taken together with the corresponding GAAP financial measures, provide meaningful supplemental information regarding our performance by excluding certain items that may not be indicative of our core business, operating results, or future outlook. We believe that the inclusion of such measures helps investors gain an understanding of our underlying operating performance and future prospects, consistent with how management measures and forecasts our performance, especially when comparing such results to previous periods or forecasts and to the performance of our competitors. Such measures are also used by us in our financial and operating decision-making and for compensation purposes. We also believe this information is responsive to investors’ requests and gives them an additional measure of our performance.

The non-GAAP financial measures included in this press release are not meant to be considered superior to or a substitute for the results of operations prepared in accordance with GAAP. In addition, the non-GAAP financial measures included in this press release have limitations associated with their use as compared to the most directly comparable GAAP measures, in that they may be different from, and therefore not comparable to, similar measures used by other companies.

Revenue in the third quarter and first nine months of 2017 included $29.2 million from acquisitions completed in 2017. Revenue in the first nine months of 2017 also included $13.3 million from an acquisition completed in April 2016. Revenue included a $2.6 million favorable and a $1.1 million unfavorable foreign currency translation effect in the third quarter and first nine months of 2017, respectively, compared to the same periods in 2016. We present increases or decreases in revenue excluding the effect of acquisitions and foreign currency translation to provide investors insight into underlying revenue trends.

Adjusted operating income, adjusted EBITDA, adjusted EBITDA margin, adjusted net income, and adjusted diluted EPS exclude acquisition costs, amortization of acquired profit in inventory and backlog, and other income. These items are excluded as they are not indicative of our core operating results and may not be comparable to other periods, which have differing levels of incremental costs or income or none at all.

Adjusted operating income, adjusted EBITDA, and adjusted EBITDA margin exclude:

Pre-tax acquisition costs of $0.6 million in the third quarter and $5.0 million in the first nine months of 2017. Pre-tax acquisition costs of $0.2 million in the third quarter and $1.8 million in the first nine months of 2016.

Pre-tax expense related to acquired profit in inventory and backlog of $4.3 million in the third quarter and first nine months of 2017. Pre-tax expense related to acquired profit in inventory and backlog of $1.9 million in the first nine months of 2016.

Pre-tax gain on the sale of assets of $0.3 million in the first nine months of 2016.

Adjusted net income and adjusted diluted EPS exclude:

After-tax acquisition costs of $0.4 million ($0.6 million net of tax of $0.2 million) in the third quarter of 2017 and $4.3 million ($5.0 million net of tax of $0.7 million) in the first nine months of 2017. After-tax acquisition costs of $0.1 million ($0.2 million net of tax of $0.1 million) in the third quarter of 2016 and $1.6 million ($1.8 million net of tax of $0.2 million) in the first nine months of 2016.

After-tax expense related to acquired profit in inventory and backlog of $3.2 million ($4.3 million net of tax of $1.1 million) in the third quarter and first nine months of 2017. After-tax expense related to acquired profit in inventory and backlog of $1.4 million ($1.9 million net of tax of $0.5 million) in the first nine months of 2016.

After-tax gain on the sale of assets of $0.2 million ($0.3 million net of tax of $0.1 million) in the first nine months of 2016.

Benefit from discrete tax items of $0.3 million in the third quarter and first nine months of 2016. The benefit from discrete tax items was primarily due to the reversal of valuation allowances on certain deferred tax assets in the U.S.

Reconciliations of the non-GAAP financial measures to the most directly comparable GAAP financial measures are set forth in this press release.

Financial Highlights (unaudited)
(In thousands, except per share amounts and percentages)
Three Months Ended
Nine Months Ended
Consolidated Statement of Income
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Revenues
$ 152,794
$ 105,519
$ 365,893
$ 313,885
Costs and Operating Expenses:
Cost of revenues
88,166
57,440
199,449
171,569
Selling, general, and administrative expenses
42,535
33,527
116,493
102,095
Research and development expenses
2,635
1,991
7,004
5,640
Other income
-
-
-
(317 )
133,336
92,958
322,946
278,987
Operating Income
19,458
12,561
42,947
34,898
Interest Income
94
54
300
175
Interest Expense
(1,282 )
(305 )
(2,022 )
(914 )
Income from Continuing Operations Before Provision for Income Taxes
18,270
12,310
41,225
34,159
Provision for Income Taxes
4,860
3,081
10,550
9,500
Income from Continuing Operations
13,410
9,229
30,675
24,659
Income from Discontinued Operation, Net of Tax
-
3
-
3
Net Income
13,410
9,232
30,675
24,662
Net Income Attributable to Noncontrolling Interest
(125 )
(75 )
(343 )
(318 )
Net Income Attributable to Kadant
$
13,285
$
9,157
$
30,332
$
24,344
Earnings per Share Attributable to Kadant:
Basic
$
1.21
$
0.84
$
2.76
$
2.24
Diluted
$
1.17
$
0.82
$
2.69
$
2.19
Weighted Average Shares:
Basic
11,004
10,901
10,986
10,854
Diluted
11,344
11,189
11,282
11,120
Three Months Ended
Three Months Ended
Adjusted Net Income and Adjusted Diluted EPS (b)
Sept. 30, 2017
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Oct. 1, 2016
Net Income and Diluted EPS Attributable to Kadant, as Reported
$
13,285
$
1.17
$
9,157
$
0.82
Net Income and Diluted EPS from Discontinued Operation
-
-
(3 )
-
Net Income and Diluted EPS from Continuing Operations
13,285
1.17
9,154
0.82
Adjustments for the Following:
441
0.04
115
0.01
Acquisition Costs, Net of Tax
Amortization of Acquired Profit in Inventory and Backlog, Net of Tax
3,191
0.28
-
-
Benefit from Discrete Tax Items
-
-
(261 )
(0.02 )
Adjusted Net Income and Adjusted Diluted EPS
$
16,917
$
1.49
$
9,008
$
0.81
Nine Months Ended
Nine Months Ended
Sept. 30, 2017
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Oct. 1, 2016
Net Income and Diluted EPS Attributable to Kadant, as Reported
$
30,332
$
2.69
$
24,344
$
2.19
Net Income and Diluted EPS from Discontinued Operation
-
-
(3 )
-
Net Income and Diluted EPS from Continuing Operations
30,332
2.69
24,341
2.19
Adjustments for the Following:
Acquisition Costs, Net of Tax
4,274
0.38
1,625
0.15
Amortization of Acquired Profit in Inventory and Backlog, Net of Tax
3,191
0.28
1,359
0.12
Benefit from Discrete Tax Items
-
-
(261 )
(0.02 )
Other Income, Net of Tax
-
-
(247 )
(0.02 )
Adjusted Net Income and Adjusted Diluted EPS
$
37,797
$
3.35
$
26,817
$
2.41
Increase
Excluding
Three Months Ended
Acquisitions
Revenues by Product Line
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Increase
and FX (a,b)
Stock-Preparation
$
52,065
$
44,099
$
7,966
$
6,905
Doctoring, Cleaning, & Filtration
30,538
28,955
1,583
1,129
Fluid-Handling
28,532
23,024
5,508
2,370
Papermaking Systems
111,135
96,078
15,057
10,404
Wood Processing Systems
39,714
7,962
31,752
4,574
Fiber-Based Products
1,945
1,479
466
466
$ 152,794
$ 105,519
$
47,275
$
15,444
Increase
(Decrease)
Excluding
Nine Months Ended
Acquisitions
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Increase
and FX (a,b)
Stock-Preparation
$ 139,396
$ 132,158
$
7,238
$
(5,398 )
Doctoring, Cleaning, & Filtration
82,921
80,374
2,547
3,296
Fluid-Handling
73,099
67,904
5,195
2,727
Papermaking Systems
295,416
280,436
14,980
625
Wood Processing Systems
61,050
25,437
35,613
8,587
Fiber-Based Products
9,427
8,012
1,415
1,415
$ 365,893
$ 313,885
$
52,008
$
10,627
Increase
(Decrease)
Excluding
Three Months Ended
Acquisitions
Revenues by Geography (c)
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Increase
and FX (a,b)
North America
$
68,369
$
46,994
$
21,375
$
3,902
Europe
46,475
31,686
14,789
5,540
Asia
25,215
18,466
6,749
6,623
Rest of World
12,735
8,373
4,362
(621 )
$ 152,794
$ 105,519
$
47,275
$
15,444
Increase
(Decrease)
Excluding
Nine Months Ended
Acquisitions
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Increase
and FX (a,b)
North America
$ 170,092
$ 155,633
$
14,459
$
(3,324 )
Europe
113,178
85,611
27,567
8,733
Asia
53,658
45,456
8,202
9,699
Rest of World
28,965
27,185
1,780
(4,481 )
$ 365,893
$ 313,885
$
52,008
$
10,627
Increase
(Decrease)
Excluding
Three Months Ended
Acquisitions
Bookings by Product Line
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Increase
and FX (a)
Stock-Preparation
$
50,797
$
37,039
$
13,758
$
12,737
Doctoring, Cleaning, & Filtration
27,656
27,272
384
22
Fluid-Handling
28,426
20,450
7,976
4,568
Papermaking Systems
106,879
84,761
22,118
17,327
Wood Processing Systems
26,548
8,623
17,925
(73 )
Fiber-Based Products
2,030
1,435
595
595
$ 135,457
$
94,819
$
40,638
$
17,849
Increase
Excluding
Nine Months Ended
Acquisitions
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Increase
and FX (a)
Stock-Preparation
$ 149,285
$ 103,228
$
46,057
$
34,777
Doctoring, Cleaning, & Filtration
86,354
86,141
213
1,391
Fluid-Handling
79,752
66,336
13,416
11,032
Papermaking Systems
315,391
255,705
59,686
47,200
Wood Processing Systems
50,172
26,981
23,191
5,198
Fiber-Based Products
8,999
7,164
1,835
1,835
$ 374,562
$ 289,850
$
84,712
$
54,233
Three Months Ended
Nine Months Ended
Business Segment Information
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Gross Margin:
Papermaking Systems
45.5 %
46.0 %
47.1 %
45.7 %
Wood Processing Systems
33.5 %
45.9 %
37.1 %
41.7 %
Fiber-Based Products
35.7 %
15.0 %
50.1 %
45.7 %
42.3 %
45.6 %
45.5 %
45.3 %
Operating Income:
Papermaking Systems
$
21,544
$
16,915
$
52,932
$
44,747
Wood Processing Systems
4,418
2,150
6,196
5,406
Corporate and Other
(6,504 )
(6,504 )
(16,181 )
(15,255 )
$
19,458
$
12,561
$
42,947
$
34,898
Adjusted Operating Income (b, g):
Papermaking Systems
$
21,822
$
17,029
$
53,525
$
47,921
Wood Processing Systems
9,043
2,150
14,923
5,406
Corporate and Other
(6,504 )
(6,451 )
(16,181 )
(14,988 )
$
24,361
$
12,728
$
52,267
$
38,339
Capital Expenditures:
Papermaking Systems
$
3,790
$
1,632
$
6,567
$
3,341
Corporate and Other
1,493
211
2,151
238
$
5,283
$
1,843
$
8,718
$
3,579
Three Months Ended
Nine Months Ended
Cash Flow and Other Data
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Cash Provided by Continuing Operations
$
6,952
$
15,530
$
32,328
$
34,739
Depreciation and Amortization Expense
6,525
3,457
13,056
10,934
Balance Sheet Data
Sept. 30, 2017
Dec. 31, 2016
Assets
Cash, Cash Equivalents, and Restricted Cash
$
91,388
$
73,569
Accounts Receivable, net
94,664
65,963
Inventories
90,450
54,951
Unbilled Contract Costs and Fees
6,256
3,068
Other Current Assets
20,911
9,799
Property, Plant and Equipment, net
70,373
47,704
Intangible Assets
135,231
52,730
Goodwill
264,840
151,455
Other Assets
13,546
11,452
$ 787,659
$ 470,691
Liabilities and Stockholders’ Equity
Accounts Payable
$
35,136
$
23,929
Long-term Debt
273,671
61,494
Capital Lease Obligations
5,127
4,917
Other Liabilities
142,838
96,072
Total Liabilities
456,772
186,412
Stockholders’ Equity
330,887
284,279
$ 787,659
$ 470,691
Adjusted Operating Income and Adjusted EBITDA
Three Months Ended
Nine Months Ended
Reconciliation
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Sept. 30, 2017
Oct. 1, 2016
Consolidated
Net Income Attributable to Kadant
$
13,285
$
9,157
$
30,332
$
24,344
Net Income Attributable to Noncontrolling Interest
125
75
343
318
Income from Discontinued Operation, Net of Tax
-
(3 )
-
(3 )
Provision for Income Taxes
4,860
3,081
10,550
9,500
Interest Expense, net
1,188
251
1,722
739
Operating Income
19,458
12,561
42,947
34,898
Other Income
-
-
-
(317 )
Acquisition Costs (d)
585
167
5,002
1,832
Acquired Backlog Amortization (e)
958
-
958
1,468
Acquired Profit in Inventory (f)
3,360
-
3,360
458
Adjusted Operating Income (b)
24,361
12,728
52,267
38,339
Depreciation and Amortization
5,567
3,457
12,098
9,466
Adjusted EBITDA (b)
$
29,928
$
16,185
$
64,365
$
47,805
Adjusted EBITDA Margin (b, h)
19.6 %
15.3 %
17.6 %
15.2 %
Papermaking Systems
Operating Income
$
21,544
$
16,915
$
52,932
$
44,747
Other Income
-
-
-
(317 )
Acquisition Costs (d)
172
114
487
1,565
Acquired Backlog Amortization (e)
-
-
-
1,468
Acquired Profit in Inventory (f)
106
-
106
458
Adjusted Operating Income (b)
21,822
17,029
53,525
47,921
Depreciation and Amortization
2,894
2,746
8,105
7,359
Adjusted EBITDA (b)
$
24,716
$
19,775
$
61,630
$
55,280
Wood Processing Systems
Operating Income
$
4,418
$
2,150
$
6,196
$
5,406
Acquisition Costs (d)
413
-
4,515
-
Acquired Backlog Amortization (e)
958
-
958
-
Acquired Profit in Inventory (f)
3,254
-
3,254
-
Adjusted Operating Income (b)
9,043
2,150
14,923
5,406
Depreciation and Amortization
2,527
559
3,547
1,644
Adjusted EBITDA (b)
$
11,570
$
2,709
$
18,470
$
7,050
Corporate and Other
Operating Loss
$
(6,504 )
$
(6,504 )
$ (16,181 )
$ (15,255 )
Acquisition Costs (d)
-
53
-
267
Adjusted Operating Loss (b)
(6,504 )
(6,451 )
(16,181 )
(14,988 )
Depreciation and Amortization
146
152
446
463
Adjusted EBITDA (b)
$
(6,358 )
$
(6,299 )
$ (15,735 )
$ (14,525 )

(a) Represents the increase (decrease) resulting from the exclusion of acquisitions and from the conversion of current period amounts reported in local currencies into U.S. dollars at the exchange rate of the prior period compared to the U.S. dollar amount reported in the prior period.

(b) Represents a non-GAAP financial measure.

(c) Geographic revenues are attributed to regions based on customer location.

(d) Represents transaction costs associated with our acquisitions.

(e) Represents intangible amortization expense associated with acquired backlog.

(f) Represents expense within cost of revenues associated with acquired profit in inventory.

(g) See reconciliation to the most directly comparable GAAP financial measure under "Adjusted Operating Income and Adjusted EBITDA Reconciliation."

(h) Calculated as adjusted EBITDA divided by revenue in each period.

About Kadant Kadant Inc. is a global supplier of high-value, critical components and engineered systems used in process industries worldwide. The Company’s products, technologies, and services play an integral role in enhancing process efficiency, optimizing energy utilization, and maximizing productivity in resource-intensive industries. Kadant is based in Westford, Massachusetts, with approximately 2,400 employees in 20 countries worldwide. For more information, visit www.kadant.com.

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Investor Contact Information:
Michael McKenney, 978-776-2000
mike.mckenney@kadant.com
or
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