Kadant/KAI

$287.24

-0.78%
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About Kadant

Kadant Inc. is a global supplier of technologies and engineered systems. The Company operates through three segments: Flow Control, Industrial Processing, and Material Handling. Flow Control segment include rotary sealing devices, steam systems, expansion joints, doctor systems, roll and fabric cleaning devices, and filtration and fiber recovery systems. Industrial Processing segment Equipment, machinery, and technologies used to recycle paper and paperboard and process timber for use in the packaging, tissue, wood products and alternative fuel industries, among others. The segment also provides fiber processing industries with simulation software and consulting services. Material Handling segment products include conveying and vibratory equipment and balers. In addition, the Company manufactures and sells biodegradable, absorbent granules used as carriers in agricultural applications and for oil and grease absorption.

Ticker

KAI

Sector

Industrials

Trading on

NYSE

Industry

Misc. Capital Goods

CEO

Jeffrey Powell

Employees

3,100

Headquarters

Westford, United States

Kadant Metrics

BasicAdvanced
$3.32B
Market cap
28.57
P/E ratio
$9.90
EPS
1.29
Beta
$1.16
Dividend rate
0.45%
Dividend yield
$3.32B
1.2928
$354.02
$183.19
98.26K
$1.16
2.053
1.341
13.916
14.33
11.7%
31.705
25.42%
10.05%
16.26%
12.34%
28.573
3.467
4.279
14.935
27.562
0.57%
0.41%
0.45%
5.85%
-4.38%
14.68%
27.51%
6.51%

What the Analysts think about Kadant

Analyst Ratings

Majority rating from 4 analysts.
Buy

Price Targets

Average projection from 2 analysts.
13.15% upside
High $360.00
Low $290.00
$287.24
Current price
$325.00
Average price target

Kadant Financial Performance

Income StatementBalance sheetCash Flow

Income Statement

Revenues and expenses
11.44% profit margin
QuarterlyAnnual
Q4 23
QoQ growth
Revenue
$238.6M
-2.25%
Net income
$27.3M
-11.36%
Profit margin
11.44%
-9.28%

Kadant Earnings Performance

Earnings per share (EPS)

Company profitability
Beat by 8.2%
QuarterlyAnnual
Q1 23
Q2 23
Q3 23
Q4 23
Q1 24
Actual
$2.40
$2.54
$2.63
$2.33
-
Expected
$2.19
$2.14
$2.27
$2.15
$1.88
Surprise
9.39%
18.69%
15.99%
8.2%
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FAQs

What’s the current market cap for Kadant stock?

Kadant (KAI) has a market cap of $3.32B as of April 25, 2024.

What is the P/E ratio for Kadant stock?

The price to earnings (P/E) ratio for Kadant (KAI) stock is 28.57 as of April 25, 2024.

Does Kadant stock pay dividends?

Yes, the Kadant (KAI) stock pays dividends to shareholders. As of April 25, 2024, the dividend rate is $1.16 and the yield is 0.45%. Kadant has a payout ratio of 11.7% on a trailing twelve-month basis.

When is the next Kadant dividend payment date?

The next Kadant (KAI) dividend payment is scheduled for May 08, 2024.

What is the beta indicator for Kadant?

Kadant (KAI) has a beta rating of 1.29. This means that it is more volatile than the market, on average. A beta of 1 would indicate the stock moves in-line with the market, while a beta of 2 would indicate the stock moves twice as much as the market.

What is the Kadant stock price target?

The target price for Kadant (KAI) stock is $325, which is 13.68% above the current price of $285.89. This is an average based on projections from 2 analysts, and represents their view of what the stock price could be in 12 or 18 months. This should not be seen as investment advice - Lightyear does not carry out investment research.

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