Ratings Kadant Inc.

Equities

KAI

US48282T1043

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271.8 USD -1.71% Intraday chart for Kadant Inc. -2.66% -3.07%

Summary

  • The company has strong fundamentals. More than 70% of companies have a lower mix of growth, profitability, debt and visibility.

Strengths

  • Over the last twelve months, the sales forecast has been frequently revised upwards.
  • Sales forecast by analysts have been recently revised upwards.
  • The average target price set by analysts covering the stock is above current prices and offers a tremendous appreciation potential.
  • Over the past four months, analysts' average price target has been revised upwards significantly.
  • Analyst opinion has improved significantly over the past four months.
  • Over the past twelve months, analysts' opinions have been strongly revised upwards.
  • Predictions on business development from analysts polled by Standard & Poor's are tight. This results from either a good visibility into core activities or accurate earnings releases.
  • The divergence of price targets given by the various analysts who make up the consensus is relatively low, suggesting a consensus method of evaluating the company and its prospects.
  • The group usually releases upbeat results with huge surprise rates.

Weaknesses

  • The potential for earnings per share (EPS) growth in the coming years appears limited according to current analyst estimates.
  • The company benefits from high valuations in earnings multiples.
  • The company is highly valued given the cash flows generated by its activity.

Ratings chart - Surperformance

Chart ESG Refinitiv

Sector: Industrial Machinery & Equipment

1st Jan change Capi. Investor Rating ESG Refinitiv
-3.07% 3.25B
B-
-8.58% 13.9B
B
+7.25% 5.35B
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+30.43% 5.22B
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-3.56% 5.01B
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-17.27% 4.55B
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+13.06% 4.33B
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+10.09% 3.85B
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+42.85% 3.77B
A-
-5.52% 3.13B
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Financials

Sales growth
Earnings Growth
EBITDA / Sales
Profitability
Finances

Valuation

P/E ratio
EV / Sales
Price to Book
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Price to Free Cash Flow
Yield
-

Momentum

1 year Revenue revision
4 months Revenue revision
7 days Revenue revision
1 year EPS revision
4 months EPS revision

Consensus

Analyst Opinion
Potential Price Target
4m Target Price Revision
4m Revision of opinion
12m Revision of opinion

Business Predictability

Analyst Coverage
Divergence of Estimates
Divergence of analysts' opinions
Divergence of Target Price
Earnings quality

Environment

Emissions
Innovation
Use of resources

Social

Social commitment
Human Rights
Product liability
Human Resources

Governance

CSR Strategy
Management
Shareholders

Controversy

Controversy

Technical analysis

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RSI
Bollinger Spread
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