KAI Factor Report

Data as of market close on: 9/26/2023.

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KADANT INC. (KAI) Fundamentals

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Latest Close: $222.00 Market Cap ($ mil): $2,599 Sector: Capital Goods Industry: Misc. Capital Goods 52 Week High: $229.90 52 Week Low: $154.19 Relative Strength: 80 Twelve Minus One Return: 26.2% Standard Deviation: 31.5% Insider Ownership: 1.40%
PE Ratio: 23.3 Price/Sales: 2.8 Price/Book: 3.7 Price/Cash Flow: 17.8 EV/EBITDA: 13.57 Dividend Yield: 0.52% Shareholder Yield: 1.91% Piotroski F Score: 6 Mohanram G Score: 6 Institutional Ownership: 97.87%
Return on Equity: 16.9% Return on Assets: 9.8% Return on Tangible Capital: 41.8% Return on Invested Capital: 15.2% WACC: 7.8% Debt/Equity: 0.22 LT EPS Growth: 25.8% LT Sales Growth: 9.9% Beta: 1.20 Profit Margin: 12.03%
Kadant Inc. is a global supplier of technologies and engineered systems. The Company operates through three segments: Flow Control, Industrial Processing, and Material Handling. The Flow Control segment includes custom-engineered products, systems, and technologies that control the flow of fluids used in industrial and commercial applications. Its primary products include rotary sealing devices, steam systems, expansion joints, doctor systems, roll and fabric cleaning devices, and filtration and fiber recovery systems. The Industrial Processing segment includes equipment, machinery, and technologies used to recycle paper and paperboard and process timber for use in the packaging, tissue, wood products and alternative fuel industries, among others. The Material Handling segment includes products and engineered systems used to handle bulk and discrete materials for secondary processing or transport in the aggregates, mining, food, and waste management industries, among others.

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