Caterpillar Inc (CAT)

CAT (NYSE:Industrial)
$81.01
pos +1.20
+1.50%
Today's Range: 80.02 - 81.20 | CAT Avg Daily Volume: 5,372,200
Last Update: 01/28/15 - 11:36 AM EST
Volume: 5,842,952
YTD Performance: -12.76%
Open: $80.40
Previous Close: $79.85
52 Week Range: $79.10 - $111.46
Oustanding Shares: 605,398,874
Market Cap: 52,082,465,130
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 6 6 5
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 1
Hold 9 10 11 11
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 2 1 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.53 2.41 2.29 2.35
Latest Dividend: 0.70
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.25%
Dividend Ex-Date: 01/15/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 13.92
Price Earnings Comparisons:
CAT Sector Avg. S&P 500
13.92 13.90 26.06
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-18.97% -12.53% -28.24%
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 (03/15) Qtr (06/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $1.58 $1.73 $4.75 $7.05
Number of Analysts 6 6 1 9
High Estimate $1.66 $1.89 $4.75 $8.16
Low Estimate $1.46 $1.50 $4.75 $5.91
Prior Year $1.61 $1.69 $6.38 $4.75
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -1.76% 2.37% -25.55% 48.44%
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By

Ed Ponsi

 | Jan 28, 2015 | 11:00 AM EST

These 2 consumer-products giants stand to benefit from a strong greenback.

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Brian Sozzi

 | Jan 28, 2015 | 8:00 AM EST

I remain hesitant on the market.

bearishCaterpillar estimates, target lowered at Raymond James

Jan 28, 2015 | 7:08 AM EST

Shares of CAT now seen reaching $85, according to Raymond James. Estimates also cut, given the company's new guidance. Market Perform rating. 

By

David Katz

 | Jan 28, 2015 | 7:00 AM EST

There's optimism amid the earnings letdowns.

bullishCaterpillar upgraded at JP Morgan

Jan 28, 2015 | 6:45 AM EST

CAT was upgraded from Underweight to Neutral, JP Morgan said. Valuation call, based on a $78 price target. 

By

Jim Cramer

 | Jan 27, 2015 | 7:42 PM EST

Microsoft, Caterpillar and Freeport get burned as the market suffers memory loss.

By

James "Rev Shark" DePorre

 | Jan 27, 2015 | 4:04 PM EST

Before the only things were central bankers and computer programs.

By

Christopher Versace

 | Jan 27, 2015 | 3:55 PM EST

After lightening up dollar-sensitive positions, I can ride out the week.

By

Doug Kass

 | Jan 27, 2015 | 3:15 PM EST

My response to Eric Jackson.

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Gary Berman

 | Jan 27, 2015 | 11:40 AM EST

This zone is a must if you're looking for a CAT bounce.

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