Caterpillar Inc (CAT)

CAT (NYSE:Industrial)
neg -0.01
Today's Range: 78.81 - 80.18 | CAT Avg Daily Volume: 5,753,000
Last Update: 01/29/15 - 4:00 PM EST
Volume: 9,149,867
YTD Performance: -12.59%
Open: $79.87
Previous Close: $80.01
52 Week Range: $79.10 - $111.46
Oustanding Shares: 605,398,874
Market Cap: 48,341,100,089
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: 3.51%
Dividend Ex-Date: 01/15/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 13.58
Price Earnings Comparisons:
CAT Sector Avg. S&P 500
13.58 12.90 25.85
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-20.91% -13.47% -28.10%
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:
Revenue 55.66B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/15) Qtr (06/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $1.50 $1.55 $6.60 $6.67
Number of Analysts 10 10 1 11
High Estimate $1.70 $1.79 $6.60 $8.16
Low Estimate $1.35 $1.34 $6.60 $4.80
Prior Year $1.61 $1.69 $6.38 $6.60
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -7.08% -8.46% 3.45% 1.12%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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