First Call Estimates

Analyst Ratings

Mean Recommendation:

2.89

Sell

Strong Buy

Reference Information - Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 2.98
FY0 End Date: 4/1/18
Ind. Annual Div: 1.00
Hist (5 Yr) Growth %: 11.93
Yield (%): 3.66

Analyst Forecasts - Earnings Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual 4/1/21 2.19 2.23 2.11 2.23 3 -- 2 1.63
Annual 4/1/20 2.02 2.21 1.89 2.01 8 -- 2 -0.74
Annual 4/1/19 2.01 2.14 1.92 2.01 8 5 -- 3.86
Quarterly 1/1/20 -0.57 -0.51 -0.64 -0.57 5 1 -- 1.71
Quarterly 4/1/19 4.14 4.27 4.03 4.15 8 5 -- 1.77
Quarterly 7/1/19 -0.77 -0.74 -0.80 -0.77 5 -- -- --
Quarterly 10/1/19 -0.88 -0.82 -0.97 -0.86 5 -- 1 -1.14
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 4/1/18 2.98 2.80 6.50
Annual 4/1/17 1.96 1.75 12.31
Annual 4/1/16 1.59 1.66 -4.12
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
Quarterly 4/1/18 5.43 5.27 2.97

Reference Information - Book Value Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 1.60
FY0 End Date: 4/1/18
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 4/1/21 5.22 5.22 5.22 5.22 1 1 -- 2.70
Annual 4/1/20 3.96 4.06 3.86 3.96 2 1 -- 1.77
Annual 4/1/19 2.94 2.98 2.89 2.94 2 2 -- 3.86
Quarterly 1/1/20 0.02 0.05 -0.01 0.02 2 2 -- 120.74
Quarterly 4/1/19 2.94 2.98 2.89 2.94 2 2 -- 3.86
Quarterly 7/1/19 1.92 1.95 1.89 1.92 2 2 -- 6.28
Quarterly 10/1/19 0.81 0.81 0.80 0.81 2 2 -- 16.49

Actuals - Book Value Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/18 1.60 -- --
Annual 4/1/17 -0.28 -- --
Annual 4/1/16 0.10 -- --
Quarterly 1/1/19 -1.04 -- --
Quarterly 10/1/18 -0.15 -- --
Quarterly 7/1/18 0.92 -- --
Quarterly 4/1/18 1.60 -- --

Reference Information - Cash Flow Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 4.04
FY0 End Date: 4/1/18
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 4/1/21 2.95 2.95 2.95 2.95 1 -- -- --
Annual 4/1/20 2.76 2.88 2.64 2.76 2 -- -- --
Annual 4/1/19 2.50 2.94 2.06 2.50 2 1 -- 2.84
Quarterly 1/1/20 -0.30 -0.30 -0.30 -0.30 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 4/1/19 4.47 4.47 4.47 4.47 1 1 -- 3.16
Quarterly 7/1/19 -0.57 -0.57 -0.57 -0.57 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 10/1/19 -0.70 -0.70 -0.70 -0.70 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Cash Flow Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/18 4.04 3.10 30.64
Annual 4/1/17 2.57 2.22 15.96
Annual 4/1/16 2.12 2.37 -10.70
Quarterly 1/1/19 -3.50 -0.39 -804.39
Quarterly 10/1/18 -1.23 -0.82 -50.92
Quarterly 7/1/18 -1.81 -0.67 -172.18
Quarterly 4/1/18 2.41 5.48 -56.02

Reference Information - Dividend Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 1.00
FY0 End Date: 4/1/18
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 4/1/21 1.02 1.09 0.96 1.00 3 -- -- --
Annual 4/1/20 1.01 1.05 0.96 1.00 5 -- -- --
Annual 4/1/19 1.00 1.01 0.99 1.00 5 -- -- --
Quarterly 1/1/20 0.24 0.24 0.24 0.24 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 4/1/19 0.24 0.25 0.24 0.24 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 7/1/19 0.24 0.24 0.24 0.24 1 -- -- --
Quarterly 10/1/19 0.24 0.24 0.24 0.24 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Dividend Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/18 1.00 -- --
Annual 4/1/17 0.88 -- --
Annual 4/1/16 0.80 -- --
Quarterly 1/1/19 0.25 -- --
Quarterly 10/1/18 0.25 -- --
Quarterly 7/1/18 0.25 -- --
Quarterly 4/1/18 0.25 -- --

Reference Information - EBIT

Last Actual (FY0): 752.05
FY0 End Date: 4/1/18
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 4/1/21 636.67 647.29 619.67 643.06 3 -- 2 0.56
Annual 4/1/20 616.65 640.49 591.07 612.10 5 2 2 -1.23
Annual 4/1/19 598.02 615.82 586.47 598.47 5 1 3 -0.81
Quarterly 1/1/20 -133.17 -119.44 -147.98 -132.10 3 -- 1 -0.33
Quarterly 4/1/19 1,137.17 1,151.30 1,124.70 1,135.51 3 -- 2 -0.58
Quarterly 7/1/19 -187.28 -184.60 -192.51 -184.73 3 -- 1 -0.02
Quarterly 10/1/19 -217.05 -204.80 -227.77 -218.58 3 -- 1 -0.14

Actuals - EBIT

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/18 752.05 -- --
Annual 4/1/17 716.50 -- --
Annual 4/1/16 659.63 -- --
Quarterly 1/1/19 -138.10 -- --
Quarterly 10/1/18 -215.26 -- --
Quarterly 7/1/18 -182.12 -- --
Quarterly 4/1/18 1,250.50 -- --

Reference Information - EBITDA

Last Actual (FY0): 935.35
FY0 End Date: 4/1/18
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 4/1/21 812.25 831.08 786.39 819.29 3 -- 2 0.33
Annual 4/1/20 788.81 808.90 765.48 792.17 7 2 2 -0.62
Annual 4/1/19 774.18 785.71 754.39 774.20 7 1 3 -0.42
Quarterly 1/1/20 -90.09 -76.44 -104.82 -89.00 3 -- 1 -0.33
Quarterly 4/1/19 1,179.72 1,194.30 1,170.50 1,177.50 5 -- 2 -0.33
Quarterly 7/1/19 -145.86 -143.38 -149.51 -144.70 3 1 -- 0.16
Quarterly 10/1/19 -175.30 -164.10 -184.77 -177.03 3 1 -- 0.15

Actuals - EBITDA

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/18 935.35 -- --
Annual 4/1/17 904.92 -- --
Annual 4/1/16 838.65 -- --
Quarterly 1/1/19 -91.74 -- --
Quarterly 10/1/18 -169.31 -- --
Quarterly 7/1/18 -137.14 -- --
Quarterly 4/1/18 1,296.98 -- --

Reference Information - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Last Actual (FY0): 2.91
FY0 End Date: 4/1/18
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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 4/1/20 1.92 2.10 1.79 1.87 3 -- 1 -0.17
Annual 4/1/19 1.95 1.98 1.91 1.95 2 1 -- 2.91
Quarterly 1/1/20 -0.60 -0.56 -0.63 -0.60 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 4/1/19 4.13 4.18 4.10 4.10 3 1 -- 0.90
Quarterly 7/1/19 -0.74 -0.74 -0.74 -0.74 2 -- -- --
Quarterly 10/1/19 -0.84 -0.82 -0.86 -0.84 2 -- -- --

Actuals - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/18 2.91 -- --
Annual 4/1/17 1.91 -- --
Annual 4/1/16 1.49 -- --
Quarterly 1/1/19 -0.62 -- --
Quarterly 10/1/18 -0.86 -- --
Quarterly 7/1/18 -0.74 -- --
Quarterly 4/1/18 5.42 -- --

Reference Information - Net Debt

Last Actual (FY0): -49.31
FY0 End Date: 4/1/18
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 4/1/21 -498.00 -318.50 -677.51 -498.00 2 1 1 -8.71
Annual 4/1/20 -459.58 -348.26 -570.90 -459.58 2 -- 2 -4.63
Annual 4/1/19 -214.23 -15.14 -378.14 -249.40 3 1 2 5.36
Quarterly 1/1/20 1,299.49 1,354.08 1,244.90 1,299.49 2 -- 2 -2.02
Quarterly 4/1/19 -132.27 -15.14 -249.40 -132.27 2 1 1 15.21
Quarterly 7/1/19 251.24 418.98 83.50 251.24 2 -- 2 -10.02
Quarterly 10/1/19 559.53 651.57 467.50 559.53 2 -- 2 -4.87

Actuals - Net Debt

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/18 -49.31 174.72 -128.22
Annual 4/1/17 482.67 356.18 35.51
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
Quarterly 4/1/18 -49.31 54.53 -190.43

Reference Information - Net Income

Last Actual (FY0): 626.91
FY0 End Date: 4/1/18
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 4/1/21 417.26 434.18 403.98 413.62 3 -- 2 0.76
Annual 4/1/20 408.00 437.00 381.06 416.10 7 1 3 -0.95
Annual 4/1/19 418.54 437.24 402.31 419.40 7 5 -- 4.16
Quarterly 1/1/20 -115.95 -105.21 -128.24 -114.40 3 1 -- 0.09
Quarterly 4/1/19 859.42 876.75 841.83 858.90 5 3 -- 1.59
Quarterly 7/1/19 -154.94 -151.10 -160.75 -152.98 3 1 -- 0.28
Quarterly 10/1/19 -176.92 -167.70 -187.55 -175.52 3 1 -- 0.11

Actuals - Net Income

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/18 626.91 -- --
Annual 4/1/17 421.25 -- --
Annual 4/1/16 399.81 -- --
Quarterly 1/1/19 -119.78 -- --
Quarterly 10/1/18 -170.94 -- --
Quarterly 7/1/18 -148.80 -- --
Quarterly 4/1/18 1,145.96 -- --

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 4/1/21 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 4/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 4/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 1/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 10/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 7/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 4/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Actuals - Operating Profit

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
12/1/00 -- -- --
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Reference Information - Return On Equity

Last Actual (FY0): 376.72
FY0 End Date: 4/1/18
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 4/1/21 67.48 89.44 45.53 67.48 2 -- -- -2.18
Annual 4/1/20 68.54 78.93 58.15 68.54 2 -- -- -3.65
Annual 4/1/19 86.90 86.90 86.90 86.90 1 -- -- 3.91
Quarterly 1/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 4/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 7/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 10/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Actuals - Return On Equity

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/18 376.72 -- --
Annual 4/1/16 43.08 -- --

Reference Information - Sales

Last Actual (FY0): 3,159.93
FY0 End Date: 4/1/18
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 4/1/21 3,178.68 3,213.05 3,122.54 3,200.46 3 1 1 0.94
Annual 4/1/20 3,095.37 3,150.05 3,044.80 3,100.00 7 1 3 -0.05
Annual 4/1/19 3,077.19 3,088.29 3,057.20 3,078.40 7 1 3 0.06
Quarterly 1/1/20 472.71 477.75 464.90 474.09 4 1 -- 0.97
Quarterly 4/1/19 2,315.64 2,325.85 2,294.70 2,317.95 6 1 2 0.26
Quarterly 7/1/19 147.72 152.47 143.10 147.64 4 1 1 -0.02
Quarterly 10/1/19 149.52 151.94 143.70 151.22 4 1 1 -0.05

Actuals - Sales

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual 4/1/18 3,159.93 3,105.56 1.75
Annual 4/1/17 3,036.31 3,016.05 0.67
Annual 4/1/16 3,038.15 3,022.47 0.52
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
Quarterly 4/1/18 2,392.85 2,338.92 2.31

Reference Information - Earnings Per Share (Parent)

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FY0 End Date:
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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 4/1/21 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 4/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual 4/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 1/1/20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 10/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 7/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly 4/1/19 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Actuals - Earnings Per Share (Parent)

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
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Reference Information - Net Income (Parent)

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

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

Actuals - Net Income (Parent)

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
12/1/00 -- -- --
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Reference Information - Operating Profit (Parent)

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

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

Actuals - Operating Profit (Parent)

Reported EPS Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
12/1/00 -- -- --
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Reference Information - Sales (Parent)

Last Actual (FY0): --
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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
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