Caterpillar Inc (CAT)

CAT (NYSE:Industrial)
$95.85
pos +1.82
+1.94%
Today's Range: 95.04 - 96.32 | CAT Avg Daily Volume: 5,095,000
Last Update: 10/21/14 - 3:46 PM EDT
Volume: 3,274,740
YTD Performance: 3.55%
Open: $95.04
Previous Close: $94.03
52 Week Range: $81.87 - $111.46
Oustanding Shares: 627,846,602
Market Cap: 59,676,819,520
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 15.80 27.19
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-14.65% 7.66% 11.60%
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 $6.99
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% 12.05%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
Average Frequency Indicator Chart
Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
This rally is too broad to pin it just on earnings.
They didn't surge on General Electric and Honeywell's good numbers.
Bearish
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 p...
Value is not yet in sight. But I think the calculation is too negative.
They are finally acknowledging the high stakes being played out right now.
Trades and bids.

Caterpillar Breaks Par Real Money Pro($)

I am sitting with a $10 gain now.
Err on the side of conservatism.

Sell Strength Real Money Pro($)

Err on the side of conservatism.

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