Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Earnings Per Share (Details)

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Earnings Per Share (Details) (USD $)
In Millions, except Per Share data, unless otherwise specified
3 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2014
Dec. 31, 2013
Income per common share    
Net income $ 29.5us-gaap_NetIncomeLossAvailableToCommonStockholdersBasic [1] $ 20.3us-gaap_NetIncomeLossAvailableToCommonStockholdersBasic [1]
Weighted average shares outstanding (basic - in millions) 63.1us-gaap_WeightedAverageNumberOfSharesOutstandingBasic 63.1us-gaap_WeightedAverageNumberOfSharesOutstandingBasic
Effect of dilutive stock options and other unvested equity awards (in millions) 0.8us-gaap_IncrementalCommonSharesAttributableToShareBasedPaymentArrangements 0.6us-gaap_IncrementalCommonSharesAttributableToShareBasedPaymentArrangements
Weighted average shares outstanding (diluted - in millions) 63.9us-gaap_WeightedAverageNumberOfDilutedSharesOutstanding 63.7us-gaap_WeightedAverageNumberOfDilutedSharesOutstanding
Basic earnings per share $ 0.47us-gaap_EarningsPerShareBasic [1] $ 0.32us-gaap_EarningsPerShareBasic [1]
Diluted earnings per share $ 0.46us-gaap_EarningsPerShareDiluted $ 0.32us-gaap_EarningsPerShareDiluted
Shares with anti-dilutive effect excluded from the computation of diluted earnings per share 0.4us-gaap_AntidilutiveSecuritiesExcludedFromComputationOfEarningsPerShareAmount 0.6us-gaap_AntidilutiveSecuritiesExcludedFromComputationOfEarningsPerShareAmount
Performance-based stock awards    
Income per common share    
Shares with anti-dilutive effect excluded from the computation of diluted earnings per share 1.4us-gaap_AntidilutiveSecuritiesExcludedFromComputationOfEarningsPerShareAmount
/ us-gaap_AntidilutiveSecuritiesExcludedFromComputationOfEarningsPerShareByAntidilutiveSecuritiesAxis
= us-gaap_PerformanceSharesMember
1.8us-gaap_AntidilutiveSecuritiesExcludedFromComputationOfEarningsPerShareAmount
/ us-gaap_AntidilutiveSecuritiesExcludedFromComputationOfEarningsPerShareByAntidilutiveSecuritiesAxis
= us-gaap_PerformanceSharesMember
[1] Net income attributable to Hillenbrand