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Toggle Summary Kennametal Announces Strong Fiscal 2019 First Quarter Results
Earnings per diluted share (EPS) of $0.68; adjusted EPS of $0.70 Sales of $587 million grew 8 percent, organic growth of 10 percent Price realization outpaced raw material cost inflation Reaffirms fiscal 2019 adjusted EPS outlook of $2.90 - $3.20 per share PITTSBURGH , Nov. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 
Toggle Summary Kennametal to Present at Baird's 2018 Global Industrial Conference
PITTSBURGH , Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced today that President and CEO Chris Rossi will be presenting at Baird's 2018 Global Industrial Conference in Chicago.  Details of the conference are as follows: When :   Thursday, November 8, 2018 Presenter:   Chris
Toggle Summary Kennametal to Host Earnings Conference Call & Webcast on First Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results
PITTSBURGH , Oct. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal (NYSE: KMT) will host its first quarter fiscal year 2019 earnings call on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 . The press release and presentation will be available on the Company's website after market close on November 5 , 2018.  Details of the
Toggle Summary Kennametal to Host Investor Presentation at IMTS and Attend 6th Annual Morgan Stanley Laguna Conference
PITTSBURGH , Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced today as part of their participation at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), they will be hosting an investor presentation on Tuesday, September 11 th at 11:30 am with Christopher Rossi , President
Toggle Summary Kennametal Names Dr. Carlonda Reilly Vice President and Chief Technology Officer; Clemens to Retire
PITTSBURGH , Aug. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced today the appointment of Carlonda R. Reilly , Ph.D., to the position of vice president and chief technology officer effective September 6, 2018 . Dr. Reilly brings more than 22 years of extensive research and
Toggle Summary Kennametal To Attend Longbow Research Investors Conference On August 21, 2018
PITTSBURGH , Aug. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced they will attend the Longbow Research Investors Conference on August 21, 2018 in New York.  Patrick Watson, Vice President & Corporate Controller and Kelly Boyer , Vice President, Investor Relations will be attending.
Toggle Summary Kennametal Names Damon Audia Chief Financial Officer
PITTSBURGH , Aug. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced today that its board of directors has appointed Damon Audia to the position of vice president and chief financial officer effective September 24, 2018 . Audia will succeed Jan Kees van Gaalen , who served as chief
Toggle Summary Kennametal Announces Strong Fourth Quarter And Fiscal 2018 Results; Provides Fiscal 2019 Outlook
- Fourth quarter earnings per diluted share (EPS) of $0.83; adjusted EPS of $0.87 - Strong improvement in operating leverage consistent with our expectations - Price realization in the quarter continued to outpace raw material cost inflation - End markets remain strong; quarterly sales growth of 14
Toggle Summary Kennametal To Attend Jefferies 2018 Global Industrials Conference On August 9, 2018
PITTSBURGH , July 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced they will attend the Jefferies 2018 Global Industrials Conference on August 9, 2018 in New York.  Christopher Rossi , President & CEO, Jan Kees van Gaalen , Vice President & CFO and Kelly Boyer , Vice President,
Toggle Summary Kennametal (NYSE: KMT) Announces Conference Call & Webcast On Fourth Quarter And Fiscal Year End 2018 Results
PITTSBURGH , July 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time , Tuesday, August 7, 2018 . Listen via real-time audio on the Kennametal website at www.kennametal.com . The presentation slides will be available on the company's website after market close on August 6 , 2018.  Once on the homepage
Toggle Summary Kennametal Executive Chairman Ronald De Feo to Retire; Lawrence W. Stranghoener Named Chairman of the Board
PITTSBURGH , June 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced today that its board of directors has appointed Lawrence W. Stranghoener as chairman of the board effective July 1, 2018 . Mr. Stranghoener succeeds Ronald De Feo , who is retiring from his role as Executive Chairman
Toggle Summary Kennametal CFO Jan Kees van Gaalen to Retire
PITTSBURGH , June 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) today announced that Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Jan Kees van Gaalen will retire from the company in September 2018.  " Jan Kees has served the company well as CFO since 2015," said President and CEO Christopher
Toggle Summary Kennametal Executive Judith Bacchus Appointed To Universal Stainless Board Of Directors
PITTSBURGH , June 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced today that Vice President and Chief Human Resources and Corporate Relations Officer, Judith Bacchus , has been appointed to serve on the board of directors for Universal Stainless and Alloy Products, Inc.
Toggle Summary Kennametal Completes $300,000,000 Offering Of Senior Notes And Announces Redemption Of Senior Notes Due November 2019
PITTSBURGH , June 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) completed a public offering of $300,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 4.625% Senior Notes due 2028. As previously announced, Kennametal intends to use the net proceeds from the offering, plus cash on hand, to redeem the
Toggle Summary Kennametal Prices $300,000,000 of Senior Notes
PITTSBURGH , June 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced the pricing of a public offering of $300,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 4.625% Senior Notes due June 15, 2028 under the company's shelf registration statement. The company expects to receive the net offering
Toggle Summary Kennametal Names Lorraine Martin To Board Of Directors
PITTSBURGH , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced today the election of Lorraine M. Martin to its board of directors, effective July 1, 2018 . Ms. Martin recently retired as the executive vice president and deputy of Lockheed Martin Corporation's Rotary and Mission
Toggle Summary Kennametal To Attend KeyBanc Capital Markets Industrials & Basic Materials Conference On May 31, 2018
PITTSBURGH , May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced they will attend the KeyBanc Capital Markets Industrials & Basic Materials Conference on May 31, 2018 in Boston.   Christopher Rossi, President & CEO, Jan Kees van Gaalen , Vice President & CFO and Kelly Boyer , Vice
Toggle Summary Kennametal Announces Strong Fiscal 2018 Third Quarter Results
- Year-over-year sales growth of 15 percent; organic sales growth of 11 percent - Year-to-date net cash flow from operating activities of $181 million; free operating cash flow of $54 million - Reported earnings per diluted share (EPS) of $0.61; adjusted EPS of $0.70 - Raising midpoint of adjusted
Toggle Summary Kennametal to Attend Wells Fargo Industrials Conference on May 9, 2018
PITTSBURGH , April 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced they will attend the Wells Fargo Industrials Conference on May 9, 2018 in New York.   Christopher Rossi, President & CEO, Jan Kees van Gaalen , Vice President & CFO and Kelly Boyer , Vice President, Investor
Toggle Summary Kennametal (NYSE: KMT) Announces Conference Call & Webcast on Third Quarter Fiscal 2018 Results
PITTSBURGH , April 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time , Thursday, May 3, 2018 Listen via real-time audio on the Kennametal website at www.kennametal.com Select "About Us", "Investor Relations", and then "Events" Replay available through June 2, 2018 Celebrating its 80 th year as an
Toggle Summary Kennametal to Attend Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Industrials Conference on March 21st - 22nd, 2018
PITTSBURGH , March 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced they will attend the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Industrials Conference on March 21 st – 22 nd , 2018 in London.  Jan Kees van Gaalen , Vice President & CFO and Kelly Boyer , Vice President, Investor
Toggle Summary Kennametal To Attend J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference On March 13, 2018
PITTSBURGH , March 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced they will attend the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference on March 13, 2018 in New York.   Patrick Watson, Vice President Finance & Corporate Controller and Kelly Boyer , Vice President,
Toggle Summary Two Kennametal Leaders Recognized With Women in Manufacturing STEP Ahead Awards
PITTSBURGH , March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced today that two company leaders, Jianhua (Daisy) Sun and Michele Jenkins , will be recognized and receive honors at the sixth annual Women in Manufacturing STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering and Production) Ahead
Toggle Summary Kennametal To Attend Evercore ISI Annual Industrial Conference On March 6, 2018
PITTSBURGH , Feb. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced they will attend the Evercore ISI Annual Industrial Conference on March 6, 2018 in New York.  Christopher Rossi, President & CEO, Jan Kees van Gaalen , Vice President & CFO and Kelly Boyer , Vice President, Investor
Toggle Summary Kennametal To Attend Barclays Industrial Select Conference On February 22, 2018
PITTSBURGH , Feb. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced they will attend the Barclays Industrial Select Conference on February 22, 2018 in Florida.  Christopher Rossi , President & CEO; Jan Kees van Gaalen , Vice President & CFO and Kelly Boyer , Vice President, Investor
Toggle Summary Kennametal Named One Of The 2018 World's Most Ethical Companies By The Ethisphere Institute For The Seventh Consecutive Year
Recognition honors those who operate with purpose and incorporate integrity into their organization. PITTSBURGH , Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced today that is has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute , a global leader in defining and advancing the
Toggle Summary Kennametal Announces Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter Results
PITTSBURGH , Feb. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Stronger than expected operating results in Q2 FY18: Year-over-year sales growth of 17 percent Reported earnings per diluted share (EPS) of $0.50 ; adjusted EPS of $0.52 includes estimated $0.08 increased tax expense triggered by tax reform Increasing
Toggle Summary Kennametal (NYSE: KMT) Announces Conference Call & Webcast On Second Quarter Fiscal 2018 Results
PITTSBURGH , Jan. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time , Friday, February 2, 2018 Listen via real-time audio on the Kennametal website at www.kennametal.com Select "About Us", "Investor Relations", and then "Events" Replay available through March 2, 2018 Celebrating its 80 th year as an
Toggle Summary Kennametal Names New Business Segment Leaders
Peter Dragich to lead Industrial business; Ron Port to lead Infrastructure business PITTSBURGH , Jan. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced today two changes to its business segment leadership and executive management team. Effective January 16, 2018 , Peter Dragich will
Toggle Summary Kennametal Raises $925,000 For The United Way Through Annual Drive
PITTSBURGH , Jan. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) announced today that it raised more than $925,000 in support of the United Way and its agencies during the company's 2017 United Way Campaign. A total of 1,171 Kennametal team members from 28 locations across the U.S.