Kaman Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:KAMN)

About Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)

Kaman Corporation logoKaman Corporation conducts business in the aerospace and distribution markets. The Company operates through two segments: Distribution and Aerospace. The Company's brands include KAflex, KAron and K-MAX. Distribution segment is a power transmission, motion control, and fluid power industrial distributor with operations throughout the United States. Distribution segment conducts business in the mechanical power transmission and bearings, electrical, automation and control, and fluid power product platforms and provides total solutions from system design and integration to machine parts and services to the national manufacturing industry. Aerospace segment produces and markets aircraft bearings and components; super precision, miniature ball bearings; metallic and composite aerostructures for commercial, military and general aviation fixed and rotary wing aircraft, and safe and arming solutions for missile and bomb systems for the United States and allied militaries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Industrial Machinery & Equipment - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Trading Companies & Distributors
  • Symbol: NYSE:KAMN
  • CUSIP: 48354810
  • Web: www.kaman.com
  • Market Cap: $1.39 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 27,188,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $50.30
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $49.45
  • 52 Week Range: $40.85 - $53.41
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.98
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.78
  • P/E Growth: 2.07
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.79 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.77
  • Book Value: $21.09 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.42
  • Annual Dividend: $0.80
  • Dividend Yield: 1.6%
  • EBIDTA: $164.34 million
  • Net Margins: 3.09%
  • Return on Equity: 10.18%
  • Return on Assets: 4.03%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.54%
  • Current Ratio: 2.02%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.90%
  • Average Volume: 265,054 shs.
  • Beta: 0.69
  • Short Ratio: 6.4
Frequently Asked Questions for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)

What is Kaman Corporation's stock symbol?

Kaman Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KAMN."

How often does Kaman Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kaman Corporation?

Kaman Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, June 6th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, June 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Thursday, July 6th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.57%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 16th. View Kaman Corporation's Dividend History.

How were Kaman Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 3rd. The company reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.04. The firm earned $435.94 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $427.90 million. Kaman Corporation had a net margin of 3.09% and a return on equity of 10.18%. View Kaman Corporation's Earnings History.

Where is Kaman Corporation's stock going? Where will Kaman Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Kaman Corporation's shares. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Kaman Corporation's share price to reach $56.67 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Kaman Corporation.

Who are some of Kaman Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Kaman Corporation's key executives?

Kaman Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Neal J. Keating, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Robert D. Starr CPA, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Gregory T. Troy, Chief Human Resource Officer, Senior Vice President - Human Resources
  • Steven J. Smidler, Executive Vice President of Kaman Corporation, President of Kaman Industrial Technologies Corporation
  • Gregory L. Steiner, Executive Vice President of Kaman Corporation, President of Kaman Aerospace Group, Inc
  • Paul M. Villani, Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
  • Shawn G. Lisle, Senior Vice President, General Counsel
  • Philip A. Goodrich, Senior Vice President - Corporate Development
  • John J. Tedone, Vice President - Finance, Chief Accounting Officer
  • Eric B. Remington, Vice President - Government Relations and Communications

Who owns Kaman Corporation stock?

Kaman Corporation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.68%), Aperio Group LLC (0.08%), First Midwest Bank Trust Division (0.04%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%), Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado (0.03%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own Kaman Corporation stock include E Reeves Callaway III, Gamco Investors, Inc Et Al, Gregory L Steiner, Gregory T Troy, John J Tedone, Neal J Keating, Philip A Goodrich, Robert D Starr, Ronald M Galla and Thomas W Rabaut. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Kaman Corporation.

Who bought Kaman Corporation stock? Who is buying Kaman Corporation stock?

Kaman Corporation's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aperio Group LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Capstone Asset Management Co., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Huntington National Bank, First Midwest Bank Trust Division and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have bought Kaman Corporation stock in the last two years include Gregory T Troy, Neal J Keating, Robert D Starr and Thomas W Rabaut. View Insider Buying and Selling for Kaman Corporation.

How do I buy Kaman Corporation stock?

Shares of Kaman Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Kaman Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Kaman Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $51.02.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Kaman Corporation (NYSE KAMN)
Community Ranking:  1.4 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  41 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  109 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  150
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Kaman Corporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: $56.67 (11.07% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/25/2017Northcoast ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$60.00MediumView Rating Details
3/23/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingEqual WeightLowView Rating Details
3/2/2017GabelliDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
3/2/2017Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
12/12/2016CJS SecuritiesInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$55.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)
Earnings by Quarter for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)
Earnings History by Quarter for Kaman Corporation (NYSE KAMN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/3/2017Q1 2017$0.26$0.22$427.90 million$435.94 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2017Q416$0.70$0.56$444.81 million$443.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.56$0.64$451.03 million$453.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.61$0.64$459.13 million$470.06 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116$0.41$0.41$433.15 million$451.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q415$0.78$0.69$468.96 million$452.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.58$0.62$454.28 million$433.74 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.58$0.63$469.57 million$446.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.43$0.46$429.10 million$442.78 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2015Q4$0.70$0.76$486.15 million$477.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$0.67$0.60$475.50 million$462.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q214$0.60$0.59$471.25 million$459.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114$0.41$0.42$397.30 million$413.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$0.59$0.55$445.23 million$438.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$0.63$0.68$451.41 million$423.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.59$0.67$423.76 million$431.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.34$0.26$370.66 million$388.08 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2013Q4 2012$0.60$0.61$423.31 million$399.32 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2012$0.61$0.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.56$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2012$0.56$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.52$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.45$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.39$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2011$0.56$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.47 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.87 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)
Most Recent Dividend:7/6/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.80
Dividend Yield:1.57%
Dividend Growth:4.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:40.82% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
32.39% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
27.87% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)

Dividend History by Quarter for Kaman Corporation (NYSE KAMN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.38%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.17%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/13/2016Ronald M GallaSVPSell11,791$50.22$592,144.02View SEC Filing  
11/1/2016Neal J. KeatingCEOBuy2,000$43.64$87,280.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2016John J TedoneVPSell9,442$44.82$423,190.44View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Gregory L. SteinerVPSell4,005$44.10$176,620.50View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Neal J. KeatingCEOBuy2,000$42.65$85,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Philip A GoodrichSVPSell8,488$42.24$358,533.12View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016E Reeves Callaway IIIDirectorSell2,361$41.72$98,500.92View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Neal J KeatingCEOBuy2,000$41.69$83,380.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Robert D StarrCFOBuy1,000$41.80$41,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2016Gamco Investors, Inc. Et AlMajor ShareholderSell600$42.70$25,620.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2016Gamco Investors, Inc. Et AlMajor ShareholderSell400$42.05$16,820.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2016Gamco Investors, Inc. Et AlMajor ShareholderSell400$41.69$16,676.00View SEC Filing  
4/5/2016Gamco Investors, Inc. Et AlMajor ShareholderSell400$41.69$16,676.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016Gamco Investors, Inc. Et AlMajor ShareholderSell700$42.93$30,051.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016E Reeves Callaway IIIDirectorSell2,379$40.27$95,802.33View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016Neal J. KeatingCEOBuy2,500$40.32$100,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016Robert D StarrCFOBuy2,150$40.33$86,709.50View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015Neal J KeatingCEOBuy1,250$40.17$50,212.50View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015Thomas W RabautDirectorBuy2,485$40.32$100,195.20View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Neal J KeatingCEOBuy2,500$39.40$98,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2015Gregory T TroySVPBuy1,000$38.92$38,920.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Philip A GoodrichSVPSell5,442$42.59$231,774.78View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015Gregory L SteinerVPSell4,005$41.63$166,728.15View SEC Filing  
5/4/2015Neal J KeatingCEOBuy2,250$42.04$94,590.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2014Neal J KeatingCEOBuy1,500$39.49$59,235.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Gregory T TroySVPBuy1,000$38.94$38,940.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Robert D StarrCFOBuy1,400$40.77$57,078.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Neal J KeatingCEOBuy2,000$39.45$78,900.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014E Reeves Callaway IIIDirectorSell3,992$43.60$174,051.20View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014John J TedoneVPSell6,707$42.48$284,913.36View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Philip GoodrichSVPSell5,500$42.17$231,935.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Robert StarrCFOBuy1,000$41.33$41,330.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014Neal KeatingCEOBuy2,500$40.76$101,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013E Reeves Callaway IIIDirectorSell3,875$37.65$145,893.75View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013E Reeves Callaway IIIDirectorSell4,250$37.07$157,547.50View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Neal KeatingCEOBuy2,000$37.34$74,680.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013Neal J KeatingCEOBuy2,500$32.59$81,475.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Gregory T TroySVPBuy2,250$34.96$78,660.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Philip A GoodrichSVPBuy2,000$33.45$66,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2013Neal J KeatingCEOBuy5,000$33.71$168,550.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2013Neal J KeatingCEOBuy2,000$35.11$70,220.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2013Neal J KeatingCEOBuy2,000$34.90$69,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2012John J TedoneVPSell5,812$33.37$193,946.44View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)
Latest Headlines for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)
streetinsider.com logoNorthcoast Research Starts Kaman Corporation (KAMN) at Buy
www.streetinsider.com - July 26 at 2:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN) Now Covered by Analysts at Northcoast Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 12:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Corporation Announces Release Date for Second Quarter 2017 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 12:35 AM
businesswire.com logoKaman Announces Customer Acceptance of Two K-MAX ® Aircraft
www.businesswire.com - July 20 at 4:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Announces Customer Acceptance of Two K-MAX® Aircraft
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 11:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Distribution Appoints Jeff Ames VP, GM – Automation
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 5:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Signs Multi-Year IX H-60 Cockpit Contract with Sikorsky
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 5:25 AM
seekingalpha.com logoKaman inks helicopter cockpit deal with Lockheed
seekingalpha.com - July 17 at 7:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 1:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSPX Corporation (SPXC) vs. Kaman Corporation (KAMN) Financial Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 8 at 7:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 11:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman Corporation (KAMN) Lifted to "Sell" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 6 at 10:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Announces Continued Convertibility of Its 2010 3.25% Convertible Notes Due November 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 6:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : KAMN-US : June 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 7:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman Corporation (KAMN) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Strong Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 24 at 6:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Corp. : KAMN-US: Dividend Analysis : June 20th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 7:02 PM
streetinsider.com logoKaman (KAMN) Secures Production Contract by Rolls-Royce for Trent 7000 Components
www.streetinsider.com - June 19 at 5:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Awarded Production Contract by Rolls-Royce for Trent 7000 Components
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 12:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmerican Outdoor Brands Corporation (AOBC) vs. Kaman Corporation (KAMN) Head-To-Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 8:20 PM
nasdaq.com logoEx-Dividend Reminder: CDK Global, Kaman and Tupperware Brands
www.nasdaq.com - June 14 at 10:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Extends Production of Commercial K-MAX® Helicopter
finance.yahoo.com - June 14 at 10:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman Corporation (KAMN) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 11:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman Co. (KAMN) Upgraded to Sell at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 7:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Survey: Milacron Holdings Corp (MCRN) versus Kaman (KAMN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 12:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman Co. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.20 (KAMN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 6:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Kaman Corp. : June 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 6:55 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman Co. (KAMN) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 1 at 7:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Corporation Announces Sale of Additional Convertible Notes pursuant to Over-Allotment Option Exercise
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 2:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Corp. :KAMN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 10:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Announces First K-MAX® Flight
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 10:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:KAMN) : May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 11:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Corp.: Price momentum supported by strong fundamentals
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 5:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Corporation Announces Pricing of Offering of $175 Million Convertible Senior Notes due 2024
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 12:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : KAMN-US : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 12:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Corporation Announces Proposed Offering of $175 Million Convertible Senior Notes due 2024
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 9:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of KAMN earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 12:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 9:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Reports 2017 First Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 11:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman Co. (KAMN) Announces Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 9:48 PM
marketbeat.com logoKaman posts 1Q profit
marketbeat.com - May 3 at 7:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman (KAMN) Receives News Sentiment Score of 0.46
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 12:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman (KAMN) Earning Favorable Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 7:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman (KAMN) Receiving Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 6:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman (KAMN) Receiving Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 12:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman (KAMN) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.10
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 1:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Corporation Announces Release Date for First Quarter 2017 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 5:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman (KAMN) Earning Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 1:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKaman (KAMN) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 3:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Corp. : KAMN-US: Dividend Analysis : March 21st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 5:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKaman Receives Orders for Two Additional K-MAX® Aircraft
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:39 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoKaman Increases Stake in India Joint Venture with Kineco
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 30 at 6:26 PM



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