Caterpillar Inc (CAT)

CAT (NYSE:Industrial)
$107.30
pos +0.32
+0.30%
Today's Range: 106.87 - 107.70 | CAT Avg Daily Volume: 3,915,200
Last Update: 08/19/14 - 4:02 PM EDT
Volume: 3,636,491
YTD Performance: 17.81%
Open: $107.27
Previous Close: $106.98
52 Week Range: $81.46 - $111.46
Oustanding Shares: 627,846,602
Market Cap: 66,388,499,695
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
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 6 5 7 7
Moderate Buy 1 0 0 0
Hold 11 12 12 12
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.28 2.41 2.26 2.26
Latest Dividend: 0.70
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.65%
Dividend Ex-Date: 07/17/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 17.65
Price Earnings Comparisons:
CAT Sector Avg. S&P 500
17.65 17.60 28.24
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
0.90% 25.62% 28.38%
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 (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.33 $1.62 $6.25 $7.10
Number of Analysts 10 10 13 15
High Estimate $1.50 $1.70 $6.50 $7.40
Low Estimate $1.25 $1.52 $6.20 $6.49
Prior Year $1.45 $1.54 $5.75 $6.25
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -8.28% 5.39% 8.74% 13.49%
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By

Gary Morrow

 | Aug 19, 2014 | 11:28 AM EDT

I remain bullish on the stock but believe its near-term momentum has run its course.

By

Dan Fitzpatrick

 | Aug 1, 2014 | 8:00 AM EDT

Plus, I look at charts of Apple, Chipotle and Caterpillar.

bullishCaterpillar Inc. price target raised at UBS

Jul 25, 2014 | 8:17 AM EDT

CAT price target raised from $106 to $109, UBS said. Neutral rating.  Large and accelerated buyback should provide support or moderate upside for the stock.

bullishCaterpillar estimates, target boosted at Credit Suisse

Jul 25, 2014 | 8:09 AM EDT

Shares of CAT now seen reaching $119, according to Credit Suisse. Estimates also upped, given the company's new guidance. Outperform rating. 

By

Doug Kass

 | Jul 24, 2014 | 7:40 AM EDT
So far.
By

Chris Versace and Lenore Hawkins

 | Jul 23, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

Recent data suggest economic expansion in the third quarter.

By

Brian Sozzi

 | Jul 9, 2014 | 9:30 AM EDT

The company's earnings signal positive trends.

By

Paul Price

 | Jul 8, 2014 | 10:00 AM EDT

Firms that have experienced down years can be much safer bets.

By

Ed Ponsi

 | Jul 7, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

Many signs indicate the S&P 500 is overbought.

By

Jim Cramer

 | Jul 7, 2014 | 9:12 AM EDT

Standing still is no longer an option.

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