Earnings Estimates

Analyst Ratings

Mean Recommendation:

2.75

Sell

Strong Buy

Available Measures

Reference Information - Earnings Per Share

Analyst Forecasts - Earnings Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual Dec 26 3.66 3.87 3.51 3.64 4 -- 1 -3.11
Annual Dec 25 3.37 3.61 3.28 3.35 11 3 2 -1.16
Annual Dec 24 3.16 3.35 3.06 3.15 11 3 5 -0.29
Quarterly Mar 24 0.74 0.79 0.71 0.74 9 3 2 0.31
Quarterly Jun 24 0.78 0.79 0.77 0.78 9 -- 4 -1.27
Quarterly Sep 24 0.79 0.82 0.76 0.79 9 4 2 -1.06
Quarterly Dec 24 0.82 0.85 0.80 0.83 9 1 3 -2.46

Actuals - Earnings Per Share

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec 23 3.04 3.05 -0.42
Annual Dec 22 2.63 2.60 1.18
Annual Dec 21 2.44 2.41 1.45
Quarterly Dec 23 0.80 0.79 1.04
Quarterly Sep 23 0.76 0.73 3.51
Quarterly Jun 23 0.75 0.80 -5.82
Quarterly Mar 23 0.74 0.62 18.90

Reference Information - Book Value Per Share

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 Dec 26 19.60 19.60 19.60 19.60 1 -- -- --
Annual Dec 25 16.30 17.20 14.70 17.01 3 -- 1 -7.37
Annual Dec 24 14.49 15.00 13.60 14.87 3 -- 3 -5.29
Quarterly Mar 24 13.42 13.42 13.42 13.42 1 -- -- --
Quarterly Jun 24 13.89 13.89 13.89 13.89 1 -- -- --
Quarterly Sep 24 14.37 14.37 14.37 14.37 1 -- -- --
Quarterly Dec 24 14.87 14.87 14.87 14.87 1 -- -- --

Actuals - Book Value Per Share

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec 23 13.18 13.24 -0.47
Annual Dec 22 11.03 10.70 3.16
Annual Dec 21 10.06 9.56 5.24
Quarterly Dec 23 13.18 13.15 0.21
Quarterly Sep 23 12.97 12.79 1.38
Quarterly Jun 23 12.52 12.05 3.93
Quarterly Mar 23 11.80 11.24 4.98

Reference Information - Cash Flow Per Share

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 Dec 26 4.49 4.49 4.49 4.49 1 -- -- --
Annual Dec 25 3.32 4.20 2.44 3.32 2 1 -- -16.37
Annual Dec 24 3.03 3.91 2.15 3.03 2 1 1 1.17
Quarterly Mar 24 0.18 0.18 0.18 0.18 1 -- 1 -57.14
Quarterly Jun 24 0.80 0.80 0.80 0.80 1 -- 1 -1.23
Quarterly Sep 24 0.66 0.66 0.66 0.66 1 1 -- 22.22
Quarterly Dec 24 0.51 0.51 0.51 0.51 1 -- 1 -3.77

Actuals - Cash Flow Per Share

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec 23 3.78 2.71 39.78
Annual Dec 22 2.18 -0.44 595.45
Annual Dec 21 2.62 1.53 71.24
Quarterly Dec 23 0.93 0.58 60.17
Quarterly Sep 23 1.21 0.55 119.82
Quarterly Jun 23 1.11 0.46 141.30
Quarterly Mar 23 0.53 0.18 194.44

Reference Information - Dividend Per Share

Analyst Forecasts - Dividend Per Share

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual Dec 26 1.13 1.24 0.98 1.18 3 -- -- -3.95
Annual Dec 25 1.05 1.12 0.93 1.04 7 1 -- 2.69
Annual Dec 24 1.00 1.04 0.89 1.02 7 3 -- 2.42
Quarterly Mar 24 0.26 0.26 0.26 0.26 3 -- -- -0.64
Quarterly Jun 24 0.26 0.26 0.26 0.26 3 -- -- -0.64
Quarterly Sep 24 0.26 0.26 0.26 0.26 3 -- -- -0.64
Quarterly Dec 24 0.26 0.26 0.26 0.26 3 -- -- -7.74

Actuals - Dividend Per Share

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec 23 0.96 0.93 3.78
Annual Dec 22 0.84 0.83 0.86
Annual Dec 21 0.75 0.75 0.27
Quarterly Dec 23 0.25 0.24 4.17
Quarterly Sep 23 0.23 0.23 --
Quarterly Jun 23 0.23 0.24 -4.17

Reference Information - EBIT

Analyst Forecasts - EBIT

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual Dec 26 771.46 795.00 753.83 768.50 4 -- 1 -5.69
Annual Dec 25 715.61 728.00 700.60 718.00 11 2 2 -0.98
Annual Dec 24 671.68 677.70 650.48 675.00 10 3 5 -0.47
Quarterly Mar 24 159.18 167.70 151.03 158.30 9 2 3 0.14
Quarterly Jun 24 166.52 170.00 163.10 167.00 9 -- 4 -1.50
Quarterly Sep 24 169.17 175.70 161.25 169.70 9 2 2 -1.83
Quarterly Dec 24 176.17 180.50 170.86 176.00 9 1 2 -2.99

Actuals - EBIT

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec 23 646.00 645.91 0.01
Annual Dec 22 572.70 568.68 0.71
Annual Dec 21 531.32 525.52 1.10
Quarterly Dec 23 169.90 170.43 -0.31
Quarterly Sep 23 162.40 158.36 2.55
Quarterly Jun 23 157.05 169.99 -7.61
Quarterly Mar 23 156.67 134.45 16.52

Reference Information - EBITDA

Analyst Forecasts - EBITDA

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual Dec 26 858.17 887.00 834.40 860.00 5 -- 1 -4.96
Annual Dec 25 800.98 816.30 780.97 801.51 11 3 4 -0.49
Annual Dec 24 753.56 764.90 737.28 755.00 11 4 8 -0.04
Quarterly Mar 24 178.93 189.70 171.77 178.25 6 2 3 0.45
Quarterly Jun 24 187.05 190.90 183.30 186.70 6 1 3 -0.15
Quarterly Sep 24 190.84 195.20 183.26 191.60 6 2 2 -1.69
Quarterly Dec 24 197.02 200.60 193.53 196.90 6 1 4 -2.30

Actuals - EBITDA

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec 23 720.32 719.46 0.12
Annual Dec 22 638.70 635.23 0.55
Annual Dec 21 590.65 588.48 0.37
Quarterly Dec 23 190.04 188.34 0.90
Quarterly Sep 23 180.46 172.72 4.48
Quarterly Jun 23 175.18 189.66 -7.63
Quarterly Mar 23 177.26 152.94 15.89

Reference Information - GAAP Earnings Per Share

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 Dec 26 3.70 3.72 3.67 3.70 2 -- 1 -5.01
Annual Dec 25 3.35 3.45 3.28 3.34 6 2 2 -0.45
Annual Dec 24 3.14 3.19 3.06 3.15 6 1 2 -0.05
Quarterly Mar 24 0.74 0.76 0.71 0.74 4 1 -- 0.34
Quarterly Jun 24 0.78 0.79 0.77 0.78 4 -- 1 -0.32
Quarterly Sep 24 0.79 0.82 0.76 0.80 4 1 1 -3.35
Quarterly Dec 24 0.83 0.85 0.80 0.83 4 1 1 -1.49

Actuals - GAAP Earnings Per Share

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec 23 2.94 3.07 -4.29
Annual Dec 22 2.66 2.62 1.40
Annual Dec 21 2.52 2.47 2.04
Quarterly Dec 23 0.64 0.78 -17.94
Quarterly Sep 23 0.77 0.73 5.84
Quarterly Jun 23 0.78 0.78 0.26
Quarterly Mar 23 0.75 0.61 23.97

Reference Information - Net Debt

Analyst Forecasts - Net Debt

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual Dec 26 -1,423.40 -1,405.00 -1,432.60 -1,432.60 3 -- -- --
Annual Dec 25 -1,037.95 -673.00 -1,190.72 -1,085.49 5 3 -- 13.84
Annual Dec 24 -742.42 -551.00 -820.00 -773.00 5 3 2 3.12

Actuals - Net Debt

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec 23 -507.92 -517.54 1.86
Annual Dec 22 -243.22 -318.95 23.74
Annual Dec 21 -430.81 -416.06 -3.55

Reference Information - Net Income

Analyst Forecasts - Net Income

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual Dec 26 623.25 658.00 605.00 615.00 4 -- 1 -3.45
Annual Dec 25 575.97 617.00 561.00 572.00 11 2 3 -1.41
Annual Dec 24 541.33 574.00 524.95 539.00 11 3 6 -0.77
Quarterly Mar 24 127.59 135.50 122.15 126.50 8 -- 2 0.13
Quarterly Jun 24 133.43 136.00 130.00 133.70 8 1 3 -0.94
Quarterly Sep 24 135.74 140.40 129.99 136.20 8 3 1 -2.96
Quarterly Dec 24 141.22 144.00 137.55 141.00 8 2 2 -3.37

Actuals - Net Income

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec 23 523.90 525.14 -0.24
Annual Dec 22 455.50 449.91 1.24
Annual Dec 21 425.70 419.45 1.49
Quarterly Dec 23 137.10 137.32 -0.16
Quarterly Sep 23 131.50 126.74 3.75
Quarterly Jun 23 128.80 133.23 -3.33
Quarterly Mar 23 126.60 107.01 18.31

Reference Information - Operating Profit

Analyst Forecasts - Operating Profit

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual Dec 26 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual Dec 25 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Annual Dec 24 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly Dec 24 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly Sep 24 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly Jun 24 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Quarterly Mar 24 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

Actuals - Operating Profit

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Dec 00 -- -- --
Dec 00 -- -- --
Dec 00 -- -- --
Dec 00 -- -- --
Dec 00 -- -- --
Dec 00 -- -- --
Dec 00 -- -- --

Reference Information - Return On Equity

Analyst Forecasts - Return On Equity

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual Dec 26 20.40 21.00 19.80 20.40 2 -- -- -10.53
Annual Dec 25 21.78 24.00 21.00 21.05 4 -- -- 2.23
Annual Dec 24 22.62 24.00 21.20 22.55 6 -- -- -1.67

Actuals - Return On Equity

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec 23 25.66 25.40 0.26
Annual Dec 22 25.53 25.44 0.09
Annual Dec 21 28.44 27.30 1.14

Reference Information - Sales

Analyst Forecasts - Sales

Last Month Revisions
Last Month Revisions
Fiscal Period Mean High Low Median # of Estimates # Up # Down Mean % Change
Annual Dec 26 2,523.79 2,625.00 2,460.95 2,533.00 5 -- 1 -6.07
Annual Dec 25 2,362.88 2,398.00 2,334.45 2,362.60 12 3 3 -1.10
Annual Dec 24 2,256.48 2,272.00 2,231.91 2,261.61 12 5 8 0.01
Quarterly Mar 24 536.54 558.60 523.40 534.31 9 4 4 0.21
Quarterly Jun 24 572.67 582.70 567.46 572.10 9 4 3 -0.64
Quarterly Sep 24 560.25 573.50 551.81 561.00 9 4 4 -0.37
Quarterly Dec 24 585.15 590.00 581.00 584.73 9 3 4 -0.49

Actuals - Sales

Reported Mean Estimate Surprise % Change
Annual Dec 23 2,195.61 2,191.65 0.18
Annual Dec 22 2,143.52 2,142.77 0.03
Annual Dec 21 1,987.61 1,964.92 1.15
Quarterly Dec 23 566.64 562.98 0.65
Quarterly Sep 23 539.67 557.38 -3.18
Quarterly Jun 23 559.64 576.08 -2.85
Quarterly Mar 23 529.65 501.90 5.53

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