NYSE:KMT - Kennametal Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $41.71
  • Forecasted Upside: 18.71 %
  • Number of Analysts: 7
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 5 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$35.14
▼ -1.11 (-3.06%)

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Analyst Price Target for KMT

Analyst Price Target is $41.71
▲ +18.71% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 7 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Kennametal in the last 3 months. The average price target is $41.71, with a high forecast of $49.00 and a low forecast of $35.00. The average price target represents a 18.71% upside from the last price of $35.14.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 7 investment analysts is to hold stock in Kennametal. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 7 hold ratings
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7/28/2020
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10/26/2020
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1/24/2021
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4/24/2021
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7/23/2021
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10/21/2021
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12/20/2021
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1/19/2022

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/19/2021Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$49.00Medium
10/27/2021Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$45.00Low
10/4/2021BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight$37.00 ➝ $36.00Medium
8/30/2021Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$48.00Low
8/20/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$35.00 ➝ $39.00Low
5/5/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$38.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
4/12/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$35.00 ➝ $38.00Low
2/8/2021UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$36.00 ➝ $35.00High
2/3/2021Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$37.00 ➝ $35.00Low
2/3/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$30.00 ➝ $35.00Medium
1/22/2021Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$34.00 ➝ $37.00Medium
1/15/2021Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$40.00 ➝ $48.00Medium
1/5/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$33.00 ➝ $35.00N/A
12/15/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$30.00 ➝ $34.00Low
11/5/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$38.00 ➝ $36.00Low
11/4/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$33.00 ➝ $30.00High
11/3/2020KeyCorpDowngradeOverweight ➝ Sector WeightHigh
10/12/2020Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$30.00 ➝ $33.00Medium
9/22/2020Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetUnderperform$19.00 ➝ $22.00Low
8/10/2020BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$34.00 ➝ $32.00Medium
8/5/2020Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual Weight$33.00 ➝ $30.00Medium
6/26/2020Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$33.00High
6/11/2020KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$30.00 ➝ $38.00High
6/10/2020BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price Target$18.00 ➝ $29.00Medium
6/3/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetPositive ➝ Overweight$30.00 ➝ $35.00Medium
3/30/2020KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$42.00 ➝ $30.00Low
3/22/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$27.00High
3/17/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$37.00 ➝ $30.00High
2/19/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetBuy$42.00 ➝ $40.00Low
2/5/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$42.00 ➝ $37.00High
2/4/2020Bank of AmericaLower Price 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 Price TargetMarket Perform$30.50 ➝ $25.00High
10/22/2019Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralHigh
10/15/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform$34.00 ➝ $32.00Medium
8/21/2019UBS GroupLower Price TargetSell$35.00 ➝ $27.00Low
8/21/2019BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$37.00 ➝ $30.50Low
8/6/2019Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetUnderperform$30.00 ➝ $27.00High
7/16/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Sell$43.00 ➝ $30.00High
6/13/2019Bank of AmericaSet Price TargetUnderperform$34.00 ➝ $30.00Low
5/8/2019KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$52.00 ➝ $47.00Low
4/3/2019BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$38.00 ➝ $44.00Medium
1/7/2019BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$41.00 ➝ $38.00Medium
11/6/2018Bank of AmericaLower Price TargetUnderperform$40.00 ➝ $35.00High
10/2/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$53.00Medium
9/10/2018Longbow ResearchUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$50.00High
8/9/2018Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$47.00Low
8/8/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$42.00 ➝ $46.00Low
8/8/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$44.00Medium
8/8/2018Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$52.00Medium
7/19/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$42.00Medium
6/28/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingMarket PerformLow
6/20/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformHigh
5/4/2018Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$52.00 ➝ $45.00High
5/1/2018Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$53.00Low
4/19/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$53.00 ➝ $48.00Medium
4/18/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$46.00Medium
4/10/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutral ➝ Hold$48.00 ➝ $45.00Low
2/15/2018BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$47.00Low
2/8/2018Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$53.00Medium
2/5/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight ➝ NeutralMedium
2/4/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$50.00 ➝ $52.00High
2/2/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$51.00 ➝ $52.00High
1/18/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$60.00Medium
1/10/2018KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$56.00Medium
12/13/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$45.00 ➝ $52.00Low
11/3/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$50.00 ➝ $55.00N/A
11/3/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$40.00 ➝ $45.00N/A
10/20/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$50.00N/A
10/20/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$45.00N/A
9/21/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$50.00Low
8/23/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$45.00Low
8/17/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$40.00 ➝ $43.00Low
8/4/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldLow
8/4/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$26.10 ➝ $43.50High
5/1/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$40.00 ➝ $45.00Low
4/29/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$47.00 ➝ $50.00Low
4/28/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold$38.00 ➝ $44.00Low
4/27/2017Barrington ResearchBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$45.00 ➝ $50.00Medium
4/20/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$40.00Medium
4/17/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$32.00 ➝ $35.00Medium
4/14/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$45.00 ➝ $47.00N/A
4/4/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$45.00High
3/1/2017Longbow ResearchUpgradeUnderperform ➝ NeutralN/A
2/6/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$40.00N/A
2/3/2017Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$40.00 ➝ $45.00N/A
2/3/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$27.00 ➝ $36.00N/A
(Data available from 1/19/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.52 (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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6/23/2021
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7/23/2021
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8/22/2021
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9/21/2021
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10/21/2021
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11/20/2021
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12/20/2021
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1/19/2022

Current Sentiment

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Kennametal, Inc. engages in the development and application of tungsten carbides, ceramics, and solutions used in metal cutting and extreme wear applications. It operates through the following segments: Metal Cutting and Infrastructure. The Metal Cutting segment develops and manufactures tooling and metal cutting products and services and offers an assortment of standard and custom metal cutting solutions to diverse end markets, including aerospace, general engineering, energy and transportation. The Infrastructure segment produces engineered tungsten carbide and ceramic components, earth-cutting tools, and advanced metallurgical powders, primarily for the energy, earthworks and general engineering end markets. The company was founded by Philip M. McKenna in 1938 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.
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Today's Range

Now: $35.14
Low: $35.10
High: $36.63

50 Day Range

MA: $36.86
Low: $33.86
High: $39.94

52 Week Range

Now: $35.14
Low: $32.50
High: $43.04

Volume

398,936 shs

Average Volume

386,061 shs

Market Capitalization

$2.95 billion

P/E Ratio

26.42

Dividend Yield

2.21%

Beta

2.05

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, Jefferies Financial Group Inc., Loop Capital, Morgan Stanley, TheStreet, UBS Group AG, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for Kennametal?

7 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Kennametal in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $41.71, suggesting a possible upside of 18.7%. Jefferies Financial Group Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting KMT will reach $49.00 in the next twelve months. UBS Group AG has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $35.00 for Kennametal in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Kennametal?

Kennametal currently has 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in KMT, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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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.