Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN) declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 8th, RTT News reports. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 19th will be paid a dividend of 0.20 per share by the industrial products company on Thursday, October 5th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.57%.

Kaman Corporation has raised its dividend by an average of 4.0% annually over the last three years and has raised its dividend annually for the last 2 consecutive years. Kaman Corporation has a payout ratio of 32.3% indicating that its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. Equities research analysts expect Kaman Corporation to earn $2.86 per share next year, which means the company should continue to be able to cover its $0.80 annual dividend with an expected future payout ratio of 28.0%.

Shares of Kaman Corporation (KAMN) traded up 0.26% on Tuesday, reaching $50.98. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 105,409 shares. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $50.49 and its 200 day moving average price is $49.54. Kaman Corporation has a 12-month low of $40.85 and a 12-month high of $53.41. The company has a market cap of $1.42 billion, a P/E ratio of 27.44 and a beta of 0.69.

Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July 31st. The industrial products company reported $0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.49 by $0.01. Kaman Corporation had a net margin of 2.95% and a return on equity of 9.24%. The business had revenue of $449 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $469.24 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.64 EPS. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was down 4.6% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts forecast that Kaman Corporation will post $2.48 EPS for the current fiscal year.

A number of research analysts have weighed in on the company. BidaskClub downgraded Kaman Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Saturday. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Kaman Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, August 3rd. Finally, Northcoast Research assumed coverage on Kaman Corporation in a report on Tuesday, July 25th. They set a “buy” rating and a $60.00 target price on the stock. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $54.75.

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Kaman Corporation Company Profile

Kaman 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.

Dividend History for Kaman Corporation (NYSE:KAMN)

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