KAI
$70.25
Kadant
($.15)
(.21%)

Earnings History

Earnings
Revenue
Reaction
Drift
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
FY 2012
7/30/2012
4:46:01 PM
$2.05 to $2.10
$325.0 mil to $330.0 mil
$2.18
$342.7 mil
-7.6%
2.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Lowers Guidance

Kadant Inc. said it expects third quarter earnings of $0.49 to $0.51 per share on revenue of $80.0 million to $82.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.51 per share on revenue of $84.7 million for the quarter ending September 30, 2012. The company also said it expects 2012 earnings of $2.05 to $2.10 per share on revenue of $325.0 million to $330.0 million. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $2.10 to $2.20 per share on revenue of $335.0 million to $345.0 million and the current consensus earnings estimate is $2.18 per share on revenue of $342.7 million for the year ending December 31, 2012.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 12/2012
10/29/2012
3:50:00 PM
$0.35 to $0.37
$0.40
$80.8 mill
10.3%
7.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Guides Fourth Quarter Below Estimates

Kadant Inc. said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $0.35 to $0.37 per share on revenue of $77.0 million to $79.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.40 per share on revenue of $80.8 million for the quarter ending December 31, 2012.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
FY 2013
2/26/2013
4:32:01 PM
$1.80 to $1.90
-9.7%
-2.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Provides Guidance Below Estimates

Kadant Inc. said it expects first quarter earnings of $0.32 to $0.34 per share on revenue of $71.0 million to $73.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.54 per share on revenue of $77.9 million for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The company said it expects 2013 earnings of $1.80 to $1.90 per share, including a $0.21 per share income tax expense increase, on revenue of $320.0 million to $330.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $2.42 per share on revenue of $331.2 million for the year ending December 31, 2013.
Raises Guidance
Q 06/2013
4/29/2013
5:19:00 PM
$0.53 to $0.55
$0.50
$83.9 mill
3.6%
1.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Raises Guidance

Kadant Inc. said it expects second quarter GAAP earnings of $0.53 to $0.55 per share on revenue of $79.0 million to $82.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.50 per share on revenue of $83.9 million for the quarter ending June 30, 2013. The company also said it now expects 2013 earnings of $2.00 to $2.10 per share on revenue of $336.0 million to $343.0 million. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $1.80 to $1.90 per share, including a $0.21 per share income tax expense increase, on revenue of $320.0 million to $330.0 million and the current consensus earnings estimate is $1.90 per share on revenue of $329.6 million for the year ending December 31, 2013.
EPS In-line/Revenue Above
FY 2013
7/29/2013
5:14:01 PM
$2.03 to $2.08
$340.0 mil to $345.0 mil
$2.03
$334.3 mil
-3.7%
-5.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Raises Guidance, but Earnings Remain In-line with Estimates

Kadant Inc. said it expects third quarter earnings of $0.48 to $0.50 per share, excluding restructuring charges of $0.01 per share, on revenue of $88.0 million to $90.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.51 per share on revenue of $85.0 million for the quarter ending September 30, 2013. The company also said it now expects 2013 earnings of $2.03 to $2.08 per share, excluding items, on revenue of $340.0 million to $345.0 million. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $1.90to $2.00 per share on revenue of $336.0 million to $343.0 million and the current consensus earnings estimate is $2.03 per share on revenue of $334.3 million for the year ending December 31, 2013.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 12/2013
11/4/2013
4:39:00 PM
$0.47 to $0.49
$0.57
$95.5 mill
1.3%
5.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Guides Below Estimates

Kadant Inc. said it expects fourth quarter GAAP earnings of $0.47 to $0.49 per share on revenue of $86.0 million to $88.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.57 per share on revenue of $95.5 million for the quarter ending December 31, 2013.
Mixed Guidance
FY 2014
2/19/2014
5:21:13 PM
$2.60 to $2.70
4.5%
8.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Guides Above Estimates for the Year, but Sees First Quarter Earnings Below

Kadant Inc. said it expects first quarter earnings of $0.38 to $0.40 per share on revenue of $94.0 million to $96.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.47 per share on revenue of $94.0 million for the quarter ending March 31, 2014. The company said it expects 2014 earnings of $2.60 to $2.70 per share on revenue of $405.0 million to $415.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $2.51 per share on revenue of $384.0 million for the year ending December 31, 2014.
Q2 Below/FY In-line
FY 2014
4/29/2014
4:03:40 PM
$2.60 to $2.70
$410.0 mil to $420.0 mil
$2.62
$411.9 mil
-1.8%
3.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Sees Second Quarter Below Estimates

Kadant Inc. said it expects second quarter earnings of $0.66 to $0.68 per share on revenue of $104.0 million to $106.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.71 per share on revenue of $106.4 million for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The company also said it continues to expect 2014 earnings of $2.60 to $2.70 per share and now expects revenue of $410.0 million to $420.0 million. The company's previous guidance was revenue of $405.0 million to $415.0 million and the current consensus earnings estimate is $2.62 per share on revenue of $411.9 million for the year ending December 31, 2014.
Lowers Guidance
FY 2014
7/28/2014
5:00:29 PM
$2.50 to $2.60
$400.0 mil to $410.0 mil
$2.84
$414.8 mil
1.0%
2.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Lowers Guidance

Kadant Inc. said it expects third quarter GAAP earnings of $0.52 to $0.54 per share on revenue of $94.0 million to $96.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.78 per share on revenue of $111.6 million for the quarter ending September 30, 2014. The company also said it now expects 2014 earnings of $2.50 to $2.60 per share on revenue of $400.0 million to $410.0 million. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $2.60 to $2.70 per share and now expects revenue of $410.0 million to $420.0 million and the current consensus earnings estimate is $2.84 per share on revenue of $414.8 million for the year ending December 31, 2014.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 12/2014
10/27/2014
5:34:09 PM
$0.72 to $0.74
$0.77
$110.6 mill
7.6%
7.2%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Sees Fourth Quarter Below Estimates

Kadant Inc. said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $0.72 to $0.74 per share on revenue of $104.0 million to $106.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.77 per share on revenue of $110.6 million for the quarter ending December 31, 2014.
Q1 Below/FY In-line
FY 2015
2/25/2015
4:28:00 PM
$3.05 to $3.15
1.3%
11.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Sees First Quarter Below Estimates; 2015 In-line

Kadant Inc. said it expects first quarter earnings of $0.58 to $0.60 per share on revenue of $94.0 million to $96.0 million and 2015 earnings of $3.05 to $3.15 per share on revenue of $413.0 million to $423.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.71 per share on revenue of $104.0 million for the quarter ending March 31, 2015 and $3.08 per share on revenue of $444.7 million for the year ending December 31, 2015.
Revenue Below Estimates
FY 2015
5/4/2015
5:06:06 PM
$3.05 to $3.15
$403.0 mil to $410.0 mil
$3.10
$421.9 mil
-6.7%
-5.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Lowers Revenue Guidance

Kadant Inc. said it expects second quarter earnings of $0.69 to $0.71 per share on revenue of $95.0 million to $97.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.89 per share on revenue of $110.5 million for the quarter ending June 30, 2015. The company also said it continues to expect 2015 earnings of $3.05 to $3.15 per share but no expects revenue of $403.0 million to $410.0 million. The company's previous guidance was revenue of $413.0 million to $423.0 million and the current consensus earnings estimate is $3.10 per share on revenue of $421.9 million for the year ending December 31, 2015.
Lowers Guidance In-line with Estimates
FY 2015
8/5/2015
5:04:00 PM
$3.05 to $3.11
$395.0 mil to $400.0 mil
$3.10
$406.8 mil
4.5%
5.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Lowers Guidance, but Earnings Remain In-line with Estimates

Kadant Inc. said it expects third quarter earnings of $0.70 to $0.72 per share on revenue of $95.0 million to $97.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.83 per share on revenue of $106.3 million for the quarter ending September 30, 2015. The company also said it now expects 2015 earnings of $3.05 to $3.11 per share on revenue of $395.0 million to $400.0 million. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $3.05 to $3.15 per share on revenue of $403.0 million to $410.0 million and the current consensus earnings estimate is $3.10 per share on revenue of $406.8 million for the year ending December 31, 2015.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 12/2015
11/4/2015
4:48:00 PM
$0.79 to $0.82
$0.98
$108.8 mill
-3.3%
-3.4%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Guides Below Estimates

Kadant Inc. said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $0.79 to $0.82 per share on revenue of $105.0 million to $107.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.98 per share on revenue of $108.8 million for the quarter ending December 31, 2015.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
FY 2016
2/24/2016
4:33:00 PM
$2.80 to $2.90
-3.7%
8.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Guides Below Estimates

Kadant Inc. said it expects first quarter earnings of $0.55 to $0.58 per share on revenue of $89.0 million to $91.0 million and 2016 earnings of $2.80 to $2.90 per share on revenue of $370.0 million to $380.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.73 per share on revenue of $94.5 million for the quarter ending March 31, 2016 and $3.36 per share on revenue of $397.8 million for the year ending December 31, 2016.
Updates Guidance
FY 2016
5/2/2016
5:08:00 PM
$2.97 to $3.07
$412.0 mil to $422.0 mil
$2.95
$386.1 mil
1.1%
1.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Updates Guidance

Kadant Inc. said with the inclusion of PAAL it expects second quarter earnings of $0.62 to $0.65 per share on revenue of $103.0 million to $105.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.81 per share on revenue of $98.6 million for the quarter ending June 30, 2016. The company also said it now expects 2016 earnings of $2.97 to $3.07 per share, excluding acquisition items, on revenue of $412.0 million to $422.0 million. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $2.80 to $2.90 per share on revenue of $370.0 million to $380.0 million and the current consensus earnings estimate is $2.95 per share on revenue of $386.1 million for the year ending December 31, 2016.
Narrows Guidance
FY 2016
8/3/2016
5:23:00 PM
$2.98 to $3.04
$415.0 mil to $421.0 mil
$3.03
$418.2 mil
3.6%
-7.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Narrows Guidance

Kadant Inc. said it expects third quarter earnings of $0.62 to $0.65 per share on revenue of $103.0 million to $105.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.75 per share on revenue of $100.3 million for the quarter ending September 30, 2016. The company said it expects 2016 earnings of $2.98 to $3.04 per share on revenue of $415.0 million to $421.0 million. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $2.97 to $3.07 per share on revenue of $412.0 million to $422.0 million and the current consensus earnings estimate is $3.03 per share on revenue of $418.2 million for the year ending December 31, 2016.
EPS Below Estimates
Q 12/2016
11/1/2016
4:11:00 PM
$0.57 to $0.63
$0.76
$107.0 mill
1.7%
11.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Sees Fourth Quarter Below Estimates

Kadant Inc. said it expects fourth quarter earnings of $0.57 to $0.63 per share on revenue of $98.0 million to $102.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.76 per share on revenue of $107.0 million for the quarter ending December 31, 2016.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
FY 2017
2/23/2017
4:07:00 PM
$3.13 to $3.23
0.6%
-1.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Guides 2017 Below Estimates

Kadant Inc. said it expects first quarter earnings of $0.62 to $0.66 per share on revenue of $97.0 million to $100.0 million and 2017 earnings of $3.13 to $3.23 per share on revenue of $423.0 million to $433.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.66 per share on revenue of $106.5 million for the quarter ending March 31, 2017 and $3.32 per share on revenue of $436.2 million for the year ending December 31, 2017.
EPS Above Estimates
FY 2017
5/2/2017
4:05:08 PM
$3.27 to $3.37
$427.0 mil to $437.0 mil
$3.25
$429.2 mil
11.1%
6.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Kadant Raises Guidance

Kadant Inc. said it expects second quarter earnings of $0.87 to $0.91 per share on revenue of $107.0 million to $110.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.88 per share on revenue of $112.4 million for the quarter ending June 30, 2017. The company said it expects 2017 earnings of $3.27 to $3.37 per share on revenue of $427.0 million to $437.0 million. The company's previous guidance was of $3.13 to $3.23 per share on revenue of $423.0 million to $433.0 million and the current consensus earnings estimate is $3.25 per share on revenue of $429.2 million for the year ending December 31, 2017.
Date
Grade
Actual
Earnings
Whisper
Consensus
Estimate
Surprise
Growth
Gap
Drift
7/30/2012
4:46:01 PM
Jun '12
Q2 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$0.56
$82.98 Mil
-
$0.54
$83.78 Mil
3.7%
-1.0%
-14.8%
0.6%
-4.2%
2.6%
2/26/2013
4:32:01 PM
Dec '12
Q4 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B
EPS
Rev
$0.44
$78.06 Mil
$0.45
$0.41
$77.57 Mil
-2.2%
0.6%
-28.9%
-19.5%
-1.3%
-2.8%
4/29/2013
5:19:00 PM
Mar '13
Q1 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B+
EPS
Rev
$0.47
$76.20 Mil
-
$0.39
-
20.5%
-
-28.8%
-9.4%
2.2%
1.7%
7/29/2013
5:14:01 PM
Jun '13
Q2 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B+
EPS
Rev
$0.51
$82.17 Mil
-
$0.50
$82.65 Mil
2.0%
-0.6%
-11.8%
-1.0%
1.0%
-5.5%
11/4/2013
4:39:00 PM
Sep '13
Q3 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$0.57
$91.32 Mil
-
$0.51
$89.45 Mil
11.8%
2.1%
-
-
-0.7%
5.8%
2/19/2014
5:21:13 PM
Dec '13
Q4 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$0.51
$94.82 Mil
-
$0.48
$88.00 Mil
6.3%
7.7%
16.6%
21.5%
1.8%
8.9%
4/29/2014
4:03:40 PM
Mar '14
Q1 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$0.45
$93.37 Mil
-
$0.40
$96.32 Mil
12.5%
-3.1%
-4.8%
22.5%
-1.5%
3.5%
7/28/2014
5:00:29 PM
Jun '14
Q2 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D+
EPS
Rev
$0.70
$104.84 Mil
-
$0.71
$104.35 Mil
-1.4%
0.5%
36.5%
27.6%
-1.1%
2.6%
10/27/2014
5:34:09 PM
Sep '14
Q3 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B
EPS
Rev
$0.63
$98.72 Mil
-
$0.54
$96.50 Mil
16.7%
2.3%
7.4%
8.1%
1.6%
7.2%
2/25/2015
4:28:00 PM
Dec '14
Q4 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.81
$105.21 Mil
$0.77
$0.74
$105.38 Mil
5.2%
-0.2%
54.3%
11.0%
0.5%
11.5%
5/4/2015
5:06:06 PM
Mar '15
Q1 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D+
EPS
Rev
$0.63
$92.25 Mil
-
$0.58
$95.27 Mil
8.6%
-3.2%
39.0%
-1.2%
-0.4%
-5.5%
8/5/2015
5:04:00 PM
Jun '15
Q2 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$0.78
$98.33 Mil
-
$0.71
$97.28 Mil
9.9%
1.1%
10.1%
-6.2%
-1.1%
5.1%
11/4/2015
4:48:00 PM
Sep '15
Q3 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$0.78
$91.93 Mil
-
$0.71
$97.89 Mil
9.9%
-6.1%
23.8%
-6.9%
-0.2%
-3.4%
2/24/2016
4:33:00 PM
Dec '15
Q4 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.95
$107.60 Mil
$0.85
$0.80
$104.13 Mil
11.8%
3.3%
16.2%
2.3%
-5.8%
8.7%
5/2/2016
5:08:00 PM
Mar '16
Q1 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$0.72
$96.54 Mil
-
$0.57
$86.37 Mil
26.3%
11.8%
13.4%
4.6%
-1.4%
1.1%
8/3/2016
5:23:00 PM
Jun '16
Q2 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$0.89
$111.83 Mil
-
$0.64
$104.59 Mil
39.1%
6.9%
13.2%
13.7%
3.6%
-7.1%
11/1/2016
4:11:00 PM
Sep '16
Q3 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D
EPS
Rev
$0.83
$105.52 Mil
$0.69
$0.66
$103.29 Mil
20.3%
2.2%
4.2%
14.8%
-1.8%
11.8%
2/23/2017
4:07:00 PM
Dec '16
Q4 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D-
EPS
Rev
$0.69
$100.24 Mil
$0.65
$0.62
$100.32 Mil
6.2%
-0.1%
-26.1%
-6.8%
-1.3%
-1.8%
5/2/2017
4:05:08 PM
Mar '17
Q1 '17
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$0.86
$102.86 Mil
$0.75
$0.70
$99.30 Mil
14.7%
3.6%
12.2%
6.5%
5.5%
6.6%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$0.91
$111.88 Mil
-
-
2.2%
0.0%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$0.86
$111.55 Mil
-
-
3.6%
5.7%
2/22/2012
$24.78
$2.10
$335.5 Mil
-
-
-
2/26/2013
$26.99
$2.29
$331.8 Mil
9.0%
-1.1%
8.9%
2/19/2014
$36.55
$2.07
$344.5 Mil
-9.6%
3.8%
35.4%
2/25/2015
$41.50
$2.78
$402.1 Mil
34.3%
16.7%
13.5%
2/24/2016
$39.79
$3.13
$390.1 Mil
12.6%
-3.0%
-4.1%
2/23/2017
$61.70
$3.10
$414.1 Mil
-1.0%
6.2%
55.1%
2/23/2018
$70.25
$3.39
$433.4 Mil
9.4%
4.6%
13.9%
2/23/2019
-
$3.76
$460.6 Mil
10.9%
-
-
2/23/2020
-
-
-
-
-
-

Price Projection

Current Value
$48
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Projected Price
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