Kadant Inc (KAI)

Kadant Stock Analysis & Ratings

KAI Stock Chart & Stats

Day’s Range$184.45 - $188.97
52-Week Range$163.17 - $240.47
Previous Close$189.21
Average Volume (3M)36.77K
Market Cap$2.16B
P/E Ratio20.3
Next EarningsAug 02, 2022
Dividend Yield1.01 (0.54%)
Smart Score7
EPS (TTM)9.31



P/E Ratio Range

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Risk Analysis

Main Risk Category
Finance & CorporateFinancial and accounting risks. Risks related to the execution of corporate activity and strategy

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What was Kadant’s price range in the past 12 months?
Kadant lowest stock price was $163.17 and its highest was $240.47 in the past 12 months.
    What is Kadant’s market cap?
    Kadant’s market cap is $2.16B.
      What is Kadant’s price target?
      The average price target for Kadant is $250.00. This is based on 1 Wall Streets Analysts 12-month price targets, issued in the past 3 months.
      The highest analyst price target is $250.00 ,the lowest forecast is $250.00. The average price target represents 35.16% Increase from the current price of $184.97.
        What do analysts say about Kadant?
        Kadant’s analyst rating consensus is a ‘Moderate Buy. This is based on the ratings of 1 Wall Streets Analysts.
          When is Kadant’s upcoming earnings report date?
          Kadant’s upcoming earnings report date is Aug 02, 2022 which is in 76 days.
            How were Kadant’s earnings last quarter?
            Kadant released its earnings results on May 03, 2022. The company reported $2.28 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.096 by $0.184.
              Is Kadant overvalued?
              According to Wall Street analysts Kadant’s price is currently Undervalued.
                Does Kadant pay dividends?
                Kadant pays a Quarterly dividend of $0.26 which represents an annual dividend yield of 0.54%. Kadant’s last Quarterly dividend payment was on May 11, 2022. Kadant’s upcoming ex-dividend date is Apr 12, 2022
                  What is Kadant’s EPS estimate?
                  Kadant’s EPS estimate for its next earnings report is not yet available.
                  How many shares outstanding does Kadant have?
                  Kadant has 11,660,000 shares outstanding.
                    What happened to Kadant’s price movement after its last earnings report?
                    Kadant reported an EPS of $2.28 in its last earnings report, beating expectations of $2.096. Following the earnings report the stock price went up 5.508%.
                      Which hedge fund is a major shareholder of Kadant?
                      Among the largest hedge funds holding Kadant’s share is Royce & Associates LLC. It holds Kadant’s shares valued at 87M.


                        Kadant Stock Analysis

                        The Kadant stock analysis is based on the TipRanks Smart Score which is derived from 8 unique data sets including Analyst recommendations, Crowd Wisdom, Hedge Fund Activity, Media Sentiment and multiple Technical stock factors. The Smart Score is a quantitative, data-driven rating system and does not include human intervention.
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                        Company Description

                        Kadant Inc

                        Kadant, Inc. engages in designing and manufacturing products used in industries ranging from paper to plastics and textiles to tires. It operates through the following segments: Papermaking Systems, Wood Processing Systems, and Fiber-based Products Business segments. The Papermaking Systems segment develops, manufactures, and markets equipments and products for the global papermaking, paper recycling, recycling and waste management, and other process industries. The Wood Processing Systems segment includes the development, manufacturing, and marketing of stranders and related equipment used in the harvesting of oriented strand board and lumber. The Fiber-based Products Business segment manufactures and sells biodegradable and absorbent granules from papermaking products. The firm's products include alignment conveyor, tubular filter materials, and angleset indicator. The company was founded in November 1991 and is headquartered in Westford, MA.

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