First Call Estimates

Analyst Ratings

Mean Recommendation:

3.13

Sell

Strong Buy

Reference Information - Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 2.15
FY0 End Date: 4/1/19
Ind. Annual Div: 1.04
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: 3.50
Yield (%): 3.71

Analyst Forecasts - Earnings Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/22 2.07 2.18 1.96 2.07 2 1 -- -1.22
Annual 4/1/21 2.06 2.17 1.92 2.06 8 1 -- -0.23
Annual 4/1/20 1.98 2.10 1.88 1.97 8 -- 1 -0.63
Quarterly 1/1/20 -0.61 -0.50 -0.65 -0.63 8 -- 1 -0.37
Quarterly 4/1/20 4.28 4.38 4.18 4.28 8 1 -- -0.18
Quarterly 7/1/19 -0.76 -0.73 -0.79 -0.76 8 -- 1 -0.15
Quarterly 10/1/19 -0.91 -0.86 -0.96 -0.91 8 -- 1 -0.06
Long Term Growth 10.00 10.00 10.00 10.00 1 -- -- 0.00

Actuals - Earnings Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/19 2.15 2.01 6.93
Annual 4/1/18 2.98 2.80 6.50
Annual 4/1/17 1.96 1.75 12.31
Quarterly 4/1/19 4.32 4.14 4.24
Quarterly 1/1/19 -0.58 -0.55 -5.54
Quarterly 10/1/18 -0.83 -0.93 10.31
Quarterly 7/1/18 -0.72 -0.77 6.60

Reference Information - Book Value Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 2.68
FY0 End Date: 4/1/19
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Book Value Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/22 2.86 2.86 2.86 2.86 1 1 -- -36.24
Annual 4/1/21 4.69 4.69 4.69 4.69 1 -- -- -2.46
Annual 4/1/20 3.61 3.61 3.61 3.61 1 -- -- -2.02
Quarterly 1/1/20 -0.47 -0.47 -0.47 -0.47 1 -- -- -11.51
Quarterly 4/1/20 3.61 3.61 3.61 3.61 1 -- -- -2.02
Quarterly 7/1/19 1.65 1.65 1.65 1.65 1 -- -- 0.86
Quarterly 10/1/19 0.43 0.43 0.43 0.43 1 -- -- -3.91

Actuals - Book Value Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/19 2.68 -- --
Annual 4/1/18 1.60 -- --
Annual 4/1/17 -0.28 -- --
Quarterly 4/1/19 2.68 -- --
Quarterly 1/1/19 -1.04 -- --
Quarterly 10/1/18 -0.15 -- --
Quarterly 7/1/18 0.92 -- --

Reference Information - Cash Flow Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 2.93
FY0 End Date: 4/1/19
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Cash Flow Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/20 2.64 2.64 2.64 2.64 1 -- -- -6.05

Actuals - Cash Flow Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/19 2.93 2.50 17.15
Annual 4/1/18 4.04 3.10 30.64
Annual 4/1/17 2.57 2.22 15.96

Reference Information - Dividend Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 1.00
FY0 End Date: 4/1/19
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Dividend Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/22 1.05 1.09 1.00 1.05 2 -- -- 3.02
Annual 4/1/21 1.04 1.09 1.00 1.04 3 -- -- 2.21
Annual 4/1/20 1.04 1.05 1.00 1.05 4 -- -- 1.61
Quarterly 1/1/20 0.26 0.26 0.26 0.26 1 -- -- 4.42
Quarterly 4/1/20 0.26 0.26 0.26 0.26 1 -- -- 4.42
Quarterly 7/1/19 0.26 0.26 0.26 0.26 1 -- -- 4.42
Quarterly 10/1/19 0.26 0.26 0.26 0.26 1 -- -- 4.42

Actuals - Dividend Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/19 1.00 -- --
Annual 4/1/18 1.00 -- --
Annual 4/1/17 0.88 -- --
Quarterly 4/1/19 0.25 -- --
Quarterly 1/1/19 0.25 -- --
Quarterly 10/1/18 0.25 -- --
Quarterly 7/1/18 0.25 -- --

Reference Information - EBIT

Last Actual (FY0): 615.79
FY0 End Date: 4/1/19
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - EBIT

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/22 588.61 622.10 555.12 588.61 2 1 -- -3.63
Annual 4/1/21 601.97 638.30 562.19 603.70 4 1 -- -1.23
Annual 4/1/20 595.60 618.20 580.98 591.61 4 -- -- -0.54
Quarterly 1/1/20 -146.85 -141.10 -152.60 -146.85 2 -- -- -0.81
Quarterly 4/1/20 1,167.10 1,183.00 1,151.20 1,167.10 2 -- -- -0.23
Quarterly 7/1/19 -183.65 -178.80 -188.50 -183.65 2 -- -- 1.58
Quarterly 10/1/19 -227.65 -213.10 -242.20 -227.65 2 -- -- 0.02

Actuals - EBIT

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/19 615.79 -- --
Annual 4/1/18 752.05 -- --
Annual 4/1/17 716.50 -- --
Quarterly 4/1/19 1,151.27 -- --
Quarterly 1/1/19 -138.10 -- --
Quarterly 10/1/18 -215.26 -- --
Quarterly 7/1/18 -182.12 -- --

Reference Information - EBITDA

Last Actual (FY0): 798.91
FY0 End Date: 4/1/19
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - EBITDA

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/22 816.44 860.01 772.86 816.44 2 1 -- -0.19
Annual 4/1/21 815.90 842.10 775.57 829.37 6 1 -- 0.08
Annual 4/1/20 800.45 812.90 783.55 802.26 6 -- 1 -0.02
Quarterly 1/1/20 -95.05 -90.70 -100.00 -94.75 4 -- -- 0.06
Quarterly 4/1/20 1,213.88 1,242.40 1,192.80 1,210.15 4 1 -- -0.06
Quarterly 7/1/19 -142.40 -134.50 -148.80 -143.15 4 -- 1 0.18
Quarterly 10/1/19 -172.55 -161.40 -186.60 -171.10 4 -- 1 0.49

Actuals - EBITDA

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/19 798.91 -- --
Annual 4/1/18 935.35 -- --
Annual 4/1/17 904.92 -- --
Quarterly 4/1/19 1,197.10 -- --
Quarterly 1/1/19 -91.74 -- --
Quarterly 10/1/18 -169.31 -- --
Quarterly 7/1/18 -137.14 -- --

Reference Information - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 2.04
FY0 End Date: 4/1/19
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/21 1.97 1.99 1.94 1.97 2 -- -- --
Annual 4/1/20 2.03 2.10 1.97 2.01 3 1 -- 2.53
Quarterly 1/1/20 -0.62 -0.56 -0.68 -0.62 3 -- -- --
Quarterly 4/1/20 4.22 4.23 4.21 4.22 3 1 -- 0.16
Quarterly 7/1/19 -0.74 -0.73 -0.76 -0.74 3 -- 1 -1.83
Quarterly 10/1/19 -0.86 -0.82 -0.90 -0.86 3 -- 1 -0.39

Actuals - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/19 2.04 -- --
Annual 4/1/18 2.91 -- --
Annual 4/1/17 1.91 -- --
Quarterly 4/1/19 4.29 -- --
Quarterly 1/1/19 -0.62 -- --
Quarterly 10/1/18 -0.86 -- --
Quarterly 7/1/18 -0.74 -- --

Reference Information - Net Debt

Last Actual (FY0): -79.52
FY0 End Date: 4/1/19
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Net Debt

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/22 86.22 251.38 -78.95 86.22 2 -- 1 130.11
Annual 4/1/21 -494.50 -494.50 -494.50 -494.50 1 -- -- 18.99
Annual 4/1/20 -139.50 -139.50 -139.50 -139.50 1 -- -- 49.04
Quarterly 1/1/20 1,157.10 1,157.10 1,157.10 1,157.10 1 -- -- -0.82
Quarterly 4/1/20 -139.50 -139.50 -139.50 -139.50 1 -- -- 49.04
Quarterly 7/1/19 162.70 162.70 162.70 162.70 1 -- -- -18.17
Quarterly 10/1/19 1,548.70 1,548.70 1,548.70 1,548.70 1 -- -- 54.05

Actuals - Net Debt

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/19 -79.52 -214.23 62.88
Annual 4/1/18 -49.31 174.72 -128.22
Annual 4/1/17 482.67 356.18 35.51
Quarterly 4/1/19 -79.52 -132.27 39.88
Quarterly 1/1/19 1,673.76 1,374.70 21.75
Quarterly 10/1/18 890.53 951.60 -6.42
Quarterly 7/1/18 516.93 343.27 50.59

Reference Information - Net Income

Last Actual (FY0): 445.26
FY0 End Date: 4/1/19
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Net Income

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/22 385.19 408.57 361.80 385.19 2 1 -- -4.55
Annual 4/1/21 402.11 442.80 367.18 400.02 6 1 -- -0.93
Annual 4/1/20 392.39 407.80 377.32 393.40 6 -- 2 -1.27
Quarterly 1/1/20 -129.40 -124.40 -133.00 -130.10 4 -- -- -1.05
Quarterly 4/1/20 862.78 886.10 844.60 860.20 4 1 -- -0.58
Quarterly 7/1/19 -151.80 -148.70 -155.80 -151.35 4 -- 1 0.09
Quarterly 10/1/19 -183.15 -174.60 -195.10 -181.45 4 -- 1 0.26

Actuals - Net Income

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/19 445.26 -- --
Annual 4/1/18 626.91 -- --
Annual 4/1/17 421.25 -- --
Quarterly 4/1/19 884.77 -- --
Quarterly 1/1/19 -119.78 -- --
Quarterly 10/1/18 -170.94 -- --
Quarterly 7/1/18 -148.80 -- --

Reference Information - Operating Profit

Last Actual (FY0): --
FY0 End Date:
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Operating Profit

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/22 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 4/1/21 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 4/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 4/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 1/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 10/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 7/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Actuals - Operating Profit

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --

Reference Information - Return On Equity

Last Actual (FY0): 95.22
FY0 End Date: 4/1/19
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Return On Equity

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/22 68.67 68.67 68.67 68.67 1 -- -- 27.77
Annual 4/1/21 68.20 68.20 68.20 68.20 1 -- -- 17.32
Annual 4/1/20 70.60 70.60 70.60 70.60 1 -- -- 4.61

Actuals - Return On Equity

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/19 95.22 -- --
Annual 4/1/18 376.72 -- --

Reference Information - Sales

Last Actual (FY0): 3,094.88
FY0 End Date: 4/1/19
Ind. Annual Div: --
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Sales

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/22 3,261.30 3,310.14 3,212.46 3,261.30 2 1 -- -0.03
Annual 4/1/21 3,201.61 3,274.30 3,058.30 3,223.95 6 1 -- -0.05
Annual 4/1/20 3,160.27 3,191.80 3,115.20 3,164.24 6 1 -- 0.04
Quarterly 1/1/20 483.39 492.90 470.64 487.20 5 -- -- 0.19
Quarterly 4/1/20 2,364.42 2,384.20 2,326.80 2,374.20 5 -- -- -0.10
Quarterly 7/1/19 152.33 155.30 149.50 152.47 5 1 -- 0.99
Quarterly 10/1/19 161.17 167.40 151.94 162.00 5 -- -- 0.97

Actuals - Sales

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/19 3,094.88 3,077.19 0.57
Annual 4/1/18 3,159.93 3,105.56 1.75
Annual 4/1/17 3,036.31 3,016.05 0.67
Quarterly 4/1/19 2,332.44 2,315.64 0.73
Quarterly 1/1/19 468.38 465.48 0.62
Quarterly 10/1/18 148.87 139.80 6.49
Quarterly 7/1/18 145.18 137.57 5.53

Reference Information - Earnings Per Share (Parent)

Last Actual (FY0): --
FY0 End Date:
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Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Earnings Per Share (Parent)

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/22 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 4/1/21 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 4/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 4/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 1/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 10/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 7/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Actuals - Earnings Per Share (Parent)

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --

Reference Information - Net Income (Parent)

Last Actual (FY0): --
FY0 End Date:
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Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Net Income (Parent)

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/22 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 4/1/21 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 4/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 4/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 1/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 10/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 7/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Actuals - Net Income (Parent)

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --

Reference Information - Operating Profit (Parent)

Last Actual (FY0): --
FY0 End Date:
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Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
Yield (%): --

Analyst Forecasts - Operating Profit (Parent)

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/22 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 4/1/21 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 4/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 4/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 1/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 10/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 7/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Actuals - Operating Profit (Parent)

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --

Reference Information - Sales (Parent)

Last Actual (FY0): --
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Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: --
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Analyst Forecasts - Sales (Parent)

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
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Actuals - Sales (Parent)

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
12/1/00 -- -- --
12/1/00 -- -- --
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