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Kennametal GF Value Rank

: 9 (As of Today)
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Kennametal has the GF Value Rank of 9.

The GF Value Rank is determined by the price-to-GF-Value (P/GF Value) ratio, a proprietary metric calculated based on historical multiples along with an adjustment factor based on a company's past returns and growth and future estimates of the business' performance.

GuruFocus found that for valuation, we cannot simply give stocks a better GF Value rank simply because they have a lower P/GF Value ratio. Backtesting shows that over the long term, the two worst-performing groups are the most expensive group (with the highest P/GF Value ratio) and the least expensive group (with the lowest P/GF Value ratio).

We can understand why the most expensive group underperforms. We were initially puzzled by the underperformance of the least expensive group, but we realized there is a reason why some stocks are super cheap. If they look too undervalued, it is often because the businesses behind them are poor quality. The market realized this and gave them low valuations. In a way, the market is efficient.

After multiple backtesting analyses, we granted the stocks in third-cheapest percentile the highest GF Value rank, as they have performed the best over a full market cycle. Stock performance is actually not as sensitive to valuation as it is to growth and profitability. On average, the companies in the 20%-50% valuation groups have similar performances. Therefore, we should avoid the most expensive and the least expensive stocks. We can be more tolerant of valuation.

Please click GF Score to see more details on the GF Score's 5 Key Aspects of Analysis.


Competitive Comparison

For the Tools & Accessories subindustry, Kennametal's GF Value Rank, along with its competitors' market caps and GF Value Rank 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 GF Value Rank Distribution

For the Industrial Products industry and Industrials sector, Kennametal's GF Value Rank distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Kennametal's GF Value Rank falls into.



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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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