Kennametal Inc. (KMT): Price and Financial Metrics

Kennametal Inc. (KMT): $24.11

0.45 (+1.90%)

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KMT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $24.11 52-week high $30.60
Prev. close $23.66 52-week low $22.08
Day low $23.57 Volume 777,600
Day high $24.13 Avg. volume 715,386
50-day MA $24.92 Dividend yield 3.26%
200-day MA $25.70 Market Cap 1.91B

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  • Value is the dimension where KMT ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 97.34% of US stocks.
  • KMT's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 26 weeks.
  • KMT's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 19.1% of US stocks).

KMT Stock Summary

  • KMT's went public 36.19 years ago, making it older than 90.86% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • Of note is the ratio of KENNAMETAL INC's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 80.49% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • KENNAMETAL INC's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 8.66%, greater than the shareholder yield of 81.06% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to KENNAMETAL INC, a group of peers worth examining would be SXI, MBUU, ENS, CCS, and ATGE.
  • KMT's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit KENNAMETAL INC's official web site, go to

KMT Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, KMT's EV/EBIT ratio is 16.67% lower, now standing at 14.5.
  • KMT's EV/EBIT ratio has moved down 16.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for KMT.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
KMT 2023-12-29 1 1.6 17.1 14.5
KMT 2023-12-28 1 1.6 17.1 14.5
KMT 2023-12-27 1 1.6 17.3 14.6
KMT 2023-12-26 1 1.7 17.3 14.6
KMT 2023-12-22 1 1.6 17.2 14.6
KMT 2023-12-21 1 1.6 17.1 14.5

KMT Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 255.7%.
  • The year over year price growth rate now stands at -34.43%.
  • Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 87.82%.
Over the past 34 months, KMT's revenue has gone down $76,014,000.

The table below shows KMT's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 2,034.187 176.149 127.1
2022-09-30 2,023.739 154.893 136.622
2022-06-30 2,012.456 181.444 144.623
2022-03-31 1,998.412 189.508 138.015
2021-12-31 1,970.811 226.134 124.341
2021-09-30 1,924.645 241.863 112.308

KMT's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • KMT has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 69.75% of graded US stocks.
  • KMT's asset turnover comes in at 0.733 -- ranking 46th of 104 Machinery stocks.
  • CMI, NR, and WBT are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with KMT.

The table below shows KMT's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.733 0.316 0.075
2021-06-30 0.705 0.300 0.046
2021-03-31 0.630 0.281 0.030
2020-12-31 0.634 0.285 0.030
2020-09-30 0.657 0.280 0.002
2020-06-30 0.698 0.281 0.016

KMT Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of KMT, see our KMT price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $41.40 Average Broker Recommendation 1.92 (Hold)

Kennametal Inc. (KMT) Company Bio

Kennametal Inc. manufactures and supplies tooling, engineered components, and advanced materials consumed in production processes worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Industrial and Infrastructure. The company was founded in 1938 and is based in Latrobe, Pennsylvania.

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Below are the latest news stories about KENNAMETAL INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate KMT as an investment opportunity.

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Yahoo | December 18, 2023

Strength Seen in Kennametal (KMT): Can Its 6.8% Jump Turn into More Strength?

Kennametal (KMT) witnessed a jump in share price last session on above-average trading volume. The latest trend in earnings estimate revisions for the stock doesn't suggest further strength down the road.

Yahoo | December 15, 2023

Kennametal Named Among Newsweek's Most Responsible Companies

Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced today that it has been named one of America's Most Responsible Companies 2024 by Newsweek. Ranked 70 out of 600 companies. This acknowledgement reflects Kennametal's unwavering commitment to the environment, ethical business practices and corporate social responsibility.

Yahoo | December 6, 2023

Kennametal (NYSE:KMT) Will Be Hoping To Turn Its Returns On Capital Around

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Yahoo | November 20, 2023

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KMT Price Returns

1-mo 0.49%
3-mo 4.91%
6-mo -5.94%
1-year -11.44%
3-year -29.86%
5-year -29.18%
YTD -5.75%
2023 10.48%
2022 -30.97%
2021 1.20%
2020 1.08%
2019 13.49%

KMT Dividends

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