Caterpillar Inc (CAT)

CAT (NYSE:Industrial)
$99.23
pos +4.66
+4.93%
Today's Range: 97.34 - 99.94 | CAT Avg Daily Volume: 5,118,400
Last Update: 10/23/14 - 1:21 PM EDT
Volume: 8,057,259
YTD Performance: 4.14%
Open: $97.60
Previous Close: $94.57
52 Week Range: $81.87 - $111.46
Oustanding Shares: 627,846,602
Market Cap: 60,204,210,666
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 5 5 6 6
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 0
Hold 11 12 11 12
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.35 2.39 2.28 2.33
Latest Dividend: 0.70
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.67%
Dividend Ex-Date: 07/17/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 17.51
Price Earnings Comparisons:
CAT Sector Avg. S&P 500
17.51 16.00 28.03
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-14.07% 6.06% 8.22%
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 $1.61 $6.24 $6.94
Number of Analysts 10 10 13 15
High Estimate $1.50 $1.70 $6.50 $7.44
Low Estimate $1.25 $1.52 $6.14 $6.40
Prior Year $1.45 $1.54 $5.75 $6.24
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -8.34% 4.55% 8.55% 11.17%
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By

Sham Gad

 | Oct 23, 2014 | 1:00 PM EDT

When they sell off indiscriminately, it creates a great opportunity.

By

Bret Jensen

 | Oct 23, 2014 | 11:00 AM EDT

There are reasons to be optimistic.

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Gary Berman

 | Oct 23, 2014 | 9:52 AM EDT

I am monitoring the stock to see if a long-term overbought condition will be generated.

By

Doug Kass

 | Oct 23, 2014 | 9:13 AM EDT
To forgive is this market.
By

Doug Kass

 | Oct 23, 2014 | 9:01 AM EDT
I reshorted Caterpillar, which is up $4 in premarket trading.
By

Doug Kass

 | Oct 23, 2014 | 7:36 AM EDT
Where it began.
By

Jim Cramer

 | Oct 21, 2014 | 11:20 AM EDT

This rally is too broad to pin it just on earnings.

By

Jim Cramer

 | Oct 20, 2014 | 1:44 PM EDT

They didn't surge on General Electric and Honeywell's good numbers.

By

Jim Cramer

 | Oct 17, 2014 | 12:30 PM EDT

Jim Cramer says don't pay attention to the analysts who comment on Apple's report -- he says Apple is a buy if it pulls back following its results.

bearishCaterpillar estimates, target lowered at Credit Suisse

Oct 15, 2014 | 8:41 AM EDT

CAT estimates were cut through 2016, Credit Suisse said. Dealer survey suggests lower overseas growth. Outperform rating and new $108 price target. 

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