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Kennametal Quick Ratio

: 0.93 (As of Jun. 2022)
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The quick ratio measures a company's ability to meet its short-term obligations with its most liquid assets. It is calculated as a company's Total Current Assets excludes Total Inventories divides by its Total Current Liabilities. Kennametal's quick ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was 0.93.

Kennametal has a quick ratio of 0.93. It indicates that the company cannot currently fully pay back its current liabilities.

The historical rank and industry rank for Kennametal's Quick Ratio or its related term are showing as below:

KMT' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.77   Med: 1.09   Max: 1.97
Current: 0.93

During the past 13 years, Kennametal's highest Quick Ratio was 1.97. The lowest was 0.77. And the median was 1.09.

KMT's Quick Ratio is ranked worse than
73.2% of 2769 companies
in the Industrial Products industry
Industry Median: 1.35 vs KMT: 0.93

Kennametal Quick Ratio Historical Data

The historical data trend for Kennametal's Quick Ratio can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Kennametal Annual Data
Trend Jun13 Jun14 Jun15 Jun16 Jun17 Jun18 Jun19 Jun20 Jun21 Jun22
Quick Ratio
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 1.15 1.34 1.02 1.21 0.93

Kennametal Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
Quick Ratio Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 1.21 1.19 1.10 1.05 0.93

Competitive Comparison

For the Tools & Accessories subindustry, Kennametal's Quick Ratio, along with its competitors' market caps and Quick Ratio data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Kennametal Quick Ratio Distribution

For the Industrial Products industry and Industrials sector, Kennametal's Quick Ratio distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Kennametal's Quick Ratio falls into.



Kennametal Quick Ratio Calculation

The quick ratio measures a company's ability to meet its short-term obligations with its most liquid assets. For this reason, the ratio excludes inventories from current assets.

Kennametal's Quick Ratio for the fiscal year that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as

Quick Ratio (A: Jun. 2022 )=(Total Current Assets-Total Inventories)/Total Current Liabilities
=(1024.708-570.836)/485.649
=0.93

Kennametal's Quick Ratio for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as

Quick Ratio (Q: Jun. 2022 )=(Total Current Assets-Total Inventories)/Total Current Liabilities
=(1024.708-570.836)/485.649
=0.93

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Kennametal  (NYSE:KMT) Quick Ratio Explanation

The quick ratio is more conservative than the Current Ratio because it excludes inventories from current assets. The ratio derives its name presumably from the fact that assets such as cash and marketable securities are quick sources of cash. Inventories generally take time to be converted into cash, and if they have to be sold quickly, the company may have to accept a lower price than book value of these inventories. As a result, they are justifiably excluded from assets that are ready sources of immediate cash.

In general, low or decreasing quick ratios generally suggest that a company is over-leveraged, struggling to maintain or grow sales, paying bills too quickly or collecting receivables too slowly. On the other hand, a high or increasing quick ratio generally indicates that a company is experiencing solid top-line growth, quickly converting receivables into cash, and easily able to cover its financial obligations. Such companies often have faster inventory turnover and cash conversion cycles.

The higher the quick ratio, the better the company's liquidity position.


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Kennametal Business Description

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Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
525 William Penn Place, Suite 3300, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, 15219-2706
Kennametal Inc is a manufacturer of metalworking tools and wear-resistant engineered components and coatings. The company operates in two business segments: Metal Cutting and infrastructure. It generates maximum revenue from the Metal Cutting segment. The Metal Cutting segment develops and manufactures high performance 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. Geographically, it derives a majority of revenue from the United States.
Executives
Chowbey Sanjay officer: Vice President 525 WILLIAM PENN PLACE SUITE 3300 PITTSBURGH PA 15219
Stranghoener Lawrence W director 2035 KIMBERLY COURT PLYMOUTH MN 55447
Cardenas Franklin officer: Vice President 525 WILLIAM PENN PLACE SUITE 3300 PITTSBURGH PA 15219
Audia Damon J officer: Vice President 525 WILLIAM PENN PLACE 33RD FLOOR PITTSBURGH PA 15219
Reilly Carlonda R. officer: Vice President 525 WILLIAM PENN PLACE 33RD FLOOR PITTSBURGH PA 15219
Martin Lorraine M director 1121 SPRING LAKE DRIVE ITASCA IL 60143
Port Ronald L officer: Vice President 525 WILLIAM PENN PLACE 33RD FLOOR PITTSBURGH PA 15219
Alvarado Joseph director 705 N. BAR Y ROAD P.O. BOX 11368 JACKSON WY 83002
Patel Sagar A director 1000 EAST DRAKE ROAD FORT COLLINS CO 80525
Van Gaalen Jan Kees officer: Vice President 10205 WESTHEIMER, SUITE 1000 HOUSTON TX 77042
Bacchus Judith L officer: Vice President 525 WILLIAM PENN PLACE 33RD FLOOR PITTSBURGH PA 15219
Keating Michelle R officer: Vice President 525 WILLIAM PENN PLACE 33RD FLOOR PITTSBURGH PA 15219
Rossi Christopher officer: President and CEO C/O KENNAMETAL INC. 525 WILLIAM PENN PLACE, 33RD FLOOR PITTSBURGH PA 15219
Watson Patrick S officer: Vice President 525 WILLIAM PENN PLACE 33RD FLOOR PITTSBURGH PA 15219
Lambert William M director C/O MSA SAFETY 1000 CRANBERRY WOODS DRIVE CRANBERRY TWP PA 16066

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