Caterpillar: A Stock Poised to Move Higher

The market has had an impressive move in the 52 weeks. As a result, there are fewer compelling opportunities than there were a year ago. One area to look at to identify possible opportunities is with stocks that have lagged the rally. In doing this, we warn investors to be wary of lower quality companies or companies with real longer-term business issues.

In the realm of recent laggards, one particularly attractive possibility is Caterpillar (CAT) whose shares are down more than 6% for 2013 and down 2% for the past year versus a 16% gain in the S&P 500 for the YTD and more than 26.5% in the past year....401 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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