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Kadant Inc. (KAI)

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Previous Close129.38
Open129.49
Bid134.54 x 1000
Ask135.56 x 1000
Day's Range129.27 - 135.60
52 Week Range52.71 - 138.56
Volume35,956
Avg. Volume44,274
Market Cap1.56B
Beta (5Y Monthly)1.38
PE Ratio (TTM)32.78
EPS (TTM)4.13
Earnings DateOct 28, 2020
Forward Dividend & Yield0.96 (0.74%)
Ex-Dividend DateJan 06, 2021
1y Target Est115.50
  • Kadant Declares Cash Dividend
    GlobeNewswire

    Kadant Declares Cash Dividend

    WESTFORD, Mass., Nov. 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kadant Inc. (NYSE: KAI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend to stockholders of $0.24 per share to be paid on February 4, 2021 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on January 7, 2021. Future declarations of dividends are subject to Board approval and may be adjusted as business needs or market conditions change. About Kadant Kadant Inc. is a global supplier of high-value, critical components and engineered systems used in process industries worldwide. Our products, technologies, and services play an integral role in enhancing process efficiency, optimizing energy utilization, and maximizing productivity in resource-intensive industries. Kadant is based in Westford, Massachusetts, with approximately 2,700 employees in 20 countries worldwide. For more information, visit www.kadant.com.Safe Harbor Statement The following constitutes a “Safe Harbor” statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and uncertainties, including forward-looking statements about our business, financial performance and cash dividend program. These forward-looking statements represent our expectations as of the date of this press release. We undertake no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise. These forward-looking statements are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause our actual results to differ materially from these forward-looking statements as a result of various important factors, including those set forth under the heading "Risk Factors" in Kadant’s annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 28, 2019 and subsequent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These include risks and uncertainties relating to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on our operating and financial results; adverse changes in global and local economic conditions; the variability and difficulty in accurately predicting revenues from large capital equipment and systems projects; our customers’ ability to obtain financing for capital equipment projects; international sales and operations; health epidemics; changes to government regulations and policies around the world; policies of the Chinese government; the variability and uncertainties in sales of capital equipment in China; levels of residential construction activity; reductions by our wood processing customers of their capital spending or production of oriented strand board; changes to the global timber supply; cyclical economic conditions affecting the global mining industry; development and use of digital media; currency fluctuations; demand for coal, including economic and environmental risks associated with coal; price increases or shortages of raw materials; dependence on certain suppliers; our acquisition strategy; failure of our information systems or breaches of data security and cybertheft; compliance with government regulations and policies and compliance with laws; implementation of our internal growth strategy; competition; soundness of suppliers and customers; changes in our tax provision or exposure to additional tax liabilities; our ability to successfully manage our manufacturing operations; disruption in production; future restructurings; economic conditions and regulatory changes caused by the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union; our debt obligations; restrictions in our credit agreement and note purchase agreement; substitution of an alternative index for LIBOR; loss of key personnel and effective succession planning; protection of intellectual property; fluctuations in our share price; soundness of financial institutions; environmental laws and regulations; climate change; environmental, health and safety laws and regulations; adequacy of our insurance coverage; anti-takeover provisions; and reliance on third-party research.Contacts Investor Contact Information: Michael McKenney, 978-776-2000 IR@kadant.com or Media Contact Information: Wes Martz, 269-278-1715 media@kadant.com

  • Kadant Inc. Just Beat Earnings Expectations: Here's What Analysts Think Will Happen Next
    Simply Wall St.

    Kadant Inc. Just Beat Earnings Expectations: Here's What Analysts Think Will Happen Next

    As you might know, Kadant Inc. (NYSE:KAI) just kicked off its latest third-quarter results with some very strong...

  • Kadant Inc (KAI) Q3 2020 Earnings Call Transcript
    Motley Fool

    Kadant Inc (KAI) Q3 2020 Earnings Call Transcript

    Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by, and welcome to the Third Quarter 2020 Kadant Inc. Earnings Conference Call. With me on the call today is Jeff Powell, our President and Chief Executive Officer.