Caterpillar Inc (CAT)

CAT (NYSE:Industrial)
$92.32
pos +0.61
+0.67%
Today's Range: 91.85 - 92.81 | CAT Avg Daily Volume: 5,187,400
Last Update: 12/22/14 - 4:00 PM EST
Volume: 4,570,836
YTD Performance: 0.99%
Open: $92.46
Previous Close: $91.71
52 Week Range: $85.88 - $111.46
Oustanding Shares: 605,398,874
Market Cap: 55,509,022,757
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for CAT
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
TheStreet Ratings is the source for accurate ratings that you can rely upon to make sound, informed financial decisions. Click here to find out about our methodology.
Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 6 5 5 5
Moderate Buy 0 0 1 1
Hold 10 11 11 12
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.41 2.38 2.35 2.39
Latest Dividend: 0.70
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.05%
Dividend Ex-Date: 01/15/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 14.84
Price Earnings Comparisons:
CAT Sector Avg. S&P 500
14.84 14.80 25.85
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-10.54% 4.76% 5.11%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue -15.50 0.31 0.09
Net Income -33.50 0.38 0.11
EPS -32.20 0.37 0.11
Earnings for CAT:
EBITDA 10.42B
Revenue 55.66B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/14) Qtr (03/15) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.55 $1.59 $6.55 $6.93
Number of Analysts 12 6 13 15
High Estimate $1.70 $1.67 $6.64 $7.40
Low Estimate $1.47 $1.46 $6.50 $5.98
Prior Year $1.54 $1.61 $5.75 $6.55
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 0.65% -1.55% 13.85% 5.90%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
Average Frequency Indicator Chart
Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
By

Doug Kass

 | Dec 22, 2014 | 11:48 AM EST
I have covered still some more of my Caterpillar (CAT) short.
By

Doug Kass

 | Dec 19, 2014 | 11:14 AM EST
Caterpillar (CAT) is still a dog.
By

Doug Kass

 | Dec 16, 2014 | 11:00 AM EST
Trimming POT and CAT.
By

Doug Kass

 | Dec 16, 2014 | 7:28 AM EST
Thanks, Captain Obvious.
By

Doug Kass

 | Dec 15, 2014 | 10:48 AM EST
Here are my trades so far today.
By

Doug Kass

 | Dec 15, 2014 | 8:24 AM EST
Some updates on Friday's trades
By

Jim Cramer

 | Dec 11, 2014 | 6:19 AM EST

The fall in the oil price is a boon to the economy.

By

Doug Kass

 | Dec 10, 2014 | 11:13 AM EST
See: Caterpillar.
By

Doug Kass

 | Dec 8, 2014 | 2:19 PM EST
Caterpillar (CAT) is on my Best Ideas list (short).
By

Jim Cramer

 | Dec 3, 2014 | 3:59 PM EST

An immense market rotation is happening.

Under Armour has been fading since the opening bell. The stock is off just shy of 1.6...
I wrote on RMP last week that I thought CVS Health (CVS) was too pricey. Today independent...
Shares of Lockheed Martin are pushing further into new all time high ground. LMT is...
We are feeling the pain today with our long GILD calls, these things happen and is why we ...

REAL MONEY PRO'S BEST IDEAS

Columnist Tweets

Except as otherwise indicated, quotes are delayed. Quotes delayed at least 20 minutes for all exchanges. Market Data provided by Interactive Data. Company fundamental data provided by Morningstar. Earnings and ratings provided by Zacks. Mutual fund data provided by Valueline. ETF data provided by Lipper. Powered and implemented by Interactive Data Managed Solutions.

TheStreet Ratings updates stock ratings daily. However, if no rating change occurs, the data on this page does not update. The data does update after 90 days if no rating change occurs within that time period.

IDC calculates the Market Cap for the basic symbol to include common shares only. Year-to-date mutual fund returns are calculated on a monthly basis by Value Line and posted mid-month.