• Consensus Rating: Reduce
  • Consensus Price Target: $24.58
  • Forecasted Upside: 3.03%
  • Number of Analysts: 4
  • Breakdown:
  • 2 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 0 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$23.86
▲ +0.36 (1.53%)

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Analyst Price Target for KMT

Analyst Price Target is $24.58
▲ +3.03% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 4 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Kennametal in the last 3 months. The average price target is $24.58, with a high forecast of $27.50 and a low forecast of $23.00. The average price target represents a 3.03% upside from the last price of $23.86.

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Current Consensus is Reduce

The current consensus among 4 investment analysts is to reduce stock in Kennametal. This Reduce consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
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10/24/2022
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1/22/2023
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4/22/2023
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7/21/2023
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10/19/2023
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1/17/2024
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3/17/2024
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4/16/2024

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/2/2024BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$25.00 ➝ $24.00Low
2/8/2024JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$26.00 ➝ $24.00Low
2/8/2024BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$26.00 ➝ $25.00Low
1/8/2024Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$24.00Low
11/2/2023The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetSell ➝ Sell$26.00 ➝ $23.00Low
11/2/2023BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$28.00 ➝ $26.00N/A
10/16/2023JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetUnderweight ➝ Underweight$30.00 ➝ $26.00Low
10/11/2023Bank of AmericaLower Target$28.00 ➝ $25.00Low
7/10/2023BarclaysBoost Target$27.00 ➝ $28.00Low
5/15/2023BMO Capital MarketsBoost Target$25.00 ➝ $27.50Low
2/9/2023Loop CapitalBoost TargetHold$22.00 ➝ $28.00Low
2/8/2023JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetUnderweight$24.00 ➝ $26.00Low
2/8/2023BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight$25.00 ➝ $27.00Low
1/5/2023BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight$24.00 ➝ $25.00Low
12/15/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetSell$23.00 ➝ $26.00Low
12/14/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$23.00 ➝ $26.00Low
11/2/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$24.00 ➝ $23.00Low
10/13/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$27.00 ➝ $24.00Low
10/3/2022BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight$25.00 ➝ $24.00Low
8/3/2022BarclaysLower Target$26.00 ➝ $25.00Low
7/20/2022Loop CapitalLower TargetHold$29.00 ➝ $22.00Low
7/18/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$32.00 ➝ $27.00Low
7/15/2022Jefferies Financial GroupLower Target$45.00 ➝ $35.00Low
7/12/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetUnderweight$31.00 ➝ $22.00Low
7/8/2022BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight$28.00 ➝ $26.00N/A
7/8/2022UBS GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$27.00 ➝ $19.00N/A
6/23/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetSell$27.00 ➝ $23.00Low
6/17/2022UBS GroupLower TargetNeutral$35.00 ➝ $27.00High
5/4/2022BarclaysLower Target$30.00 ➝ $28.00Medium
4/7/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetSell$33.00 ➝ $29.00High
4/6/2022Loop CapitalDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$41.00 ➝ $29.00High
4/4/2022BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight$35.00 ➝ $30.00Medium
3/28/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral ➝ Underweight$37.00 ➝ $31.00Medium
11/19/2021Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$49.00Medium
10/27/2021Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$45.00Low
10/4/2021BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight$37.00 ➝ $36.00Medium
8/30/2021Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$48.00Low
8/20/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$35.00 ➝ $39.00Low
5/5/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$38.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
4/12/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$35.00 ➝ $38.00Low
2/8/2021UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$36.00 ➝ $35.00High
2/3/2021Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$37.00 ➝ $35.00Low
2/3/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$30.00 ➝ $35.00Medium
1/22/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$34.00 ➝ $37.00Medium
1/15/2021Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetBuy$40.00 ➝ $48.00Medium
1/5/2021BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight$33.00 ➝ $35.00N/A
12/15/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$30.00 ➝ $34.00Low
11/5/2020UBS GroupLower TargetBuy$38.00 ➝ $36.00Low
11/4/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$33.00 ➝ $30.00High
11/3/2020KeyCorpDowngradeOverweight ➝ Sector WeightHigh
10/12/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$30.00 ➝ $33.00Medium
9/22/2020Bank of AmericaBoost TargetUnderperform$19.00 ➝ $22.00Low
8/10/2020BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$34.00 ➝ $32.00Medium
8/5/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$33.00 ➝ $30.00Medium
6/26/2020Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$33.00High
6/11/2020KeyCorpBoost TargetOverweight$30.00 ➝ $38.00High
6/10/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Target$18.00 ➝ $29.00Medium
6/3/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$30.00 ➝ $35.00Medium
3/30/2020KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$42.00 ➝ $30.00Low
3/22/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$27.00High
3/17/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetOverweight$37.00 ➝ $30.00High
2/19/2020UBS GroupLower TargetBuy$42.00 ➝ $40.00Low
2/5/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetOverweight$42.00 ➝ $37.00High
2/4/2020Bank of AmericaLower TargetUnderperform$27.00 ➝ $25.00High
12/16/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$35.00 ➝ $42.00Medium
11/26/2019UBS GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Buy$27.00 ➝ $42.00High
10/22/2019BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetMarket Perform$30.50 ➝ $25.00High
10/22/2019Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralHigh
10/15/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetMarket Perform$34.00 ➝ $32.00Medium
8/21/2019UBS GroupLower TargetSell$35.00 ➝ $27.00Low
8/21/2019BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$37.00 ➝ $30.50Low
8/6/2019Bank of AmericaLower TargetUnderperform$30.00 ➝ $27.00High
7/16/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Sell$43.00 ➝ $30.00High
6/13/2019Bank of AmericaSet TargetUnderperform$34.00 ➝ $30.00Low
5/8/2019KeyCorpLower TargetOverweight$52.00 ➝ $47.00Low
(Data available from 4/16/2019 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.97 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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  • 17 very positive mentions
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9/19/2023
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10/19/2023
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11/18/2023
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12/18/2023
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1/17/2024
  • 10 very positive mentions
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2/16/2024
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3/17/2024
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4/16/2024

Current Sentiment

  • 6 very positive mentions
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Kennametal logo
Kennametal Inc. engages in development and application of tungsten carbides, ceramics, and super-hard materials and solutions for use in metal cutting and extreme wear applications to enable customers work against corrosion and high temperatures conditions worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Metal Cutting and Infrastructure. It offers standard and custom products, including turning, milling, hole making, tooling systems, and services, as well as specialized wear components and metallurgical powders for manufacturers engaged in various industries, such as the manufacturers of transportation vehicles and components, machine tools, and light and heavy machinery; airframe and aerospace components; and energy-related components for the oil and gas industry, as well as power generation. In addition, the company provides specified product design, selection, application, and support services; and standard and custom metal cutting solutions to aerospace, general engineering, energy, and transportation customers. Further, it produces compacts, nozzles, frac seats, and custom components used in oil and gas, and petrochemical industries; rod blanks and abrasive water jet nozzles for general industries; earth cutting tools and systems used in underground mining, trenching and foundation drilling, and road milling; tungsten carbide powders for the oil and gas, aerospace, and process industries; and ceramics used by the packaging industry for metallization of films and papers. The company provides its products under the Kennametal, WIDIA, WIDIA Hanita, and WIDIA GTD brands through its direct sales force; a network of independent and national distributors; integrated supplier channels; and through the Internet. The company was founded in 1938 and is based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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Today's Range

Now: $23.86
Low: $23.58
High: $24.05

50 Day Range

MA: $24.46
Low: $23.41
High: $25.54

52 Week Range

Now: $23.86
Low: $22.08
High: $30.60

Volume

804,964 shs

Average Volume

429,624 shs

Market Capitalization

$1.89 billion

P/E Ratio

15.91

Dividend Yield

3.40%

Beta

1.78

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Kennametal?

The following sell-side analysts have issued stock ratings on Kennametal in the last twelve months: Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, BMO Capital Markets, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, StockNews.com, and The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc..
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What is the current price target for Kennametal?

6 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Kennametal in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $24.58, suggesting a possible upside of 3.0%. BMO Capital Markets has the highest price target set, predicting KMT will reach $27.50 in the next twelve months. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $23.00 for Kennametal in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Kennametal?

Kennametal currently has 2 sell ratings and 2 hold ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Reduce."
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How do I contact Kennametal's investor relations team?

Kennametal's physical mailing address is 525 WILLIAM PENN PLACE SUITE 3300, PITTSBURGH PA, 15219. The industrial products company's listed phone number is (412) 248-8000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected]. The official website for Kennametal is www.kennametal.com. Learn More about contacing Kennametal investor relations.