Caterpillar Inc (CAT)

CAT (NYSE:Industrial) EQUITY
$92.65
pos +0.22
+0.24%
Today's Range: 91.96 - 93.00 | CAT Avg Daily Volume: 5,226,300
Last Update: 03/23/17 - 12:24 PM EDT
Volume: 1,042,943
YTD Performance: -0.33%
Open: $92.55
Previous Close: $92.43
52 Week Range: $69.04 - $99.46
Oustanding Shares: 586,486,024
Market Cap: 54,208,903,198
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 2 2
Moderate Buy 0 1 1 0
Hold 10 10 12 12
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 1 1
Mean Rec. 2.50 2.47 2.81 2.87
Latest Dividend: 0.77
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.33%
Dividend Ex-Date: 01/18/17
Price Earnings Ratio: 27.03
Price Earnings Comparisons:
CAT Sector Avg. S&P 500
27.03 0.00 30.10
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-1.80% 22.34% -5.09%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue -18.00 -0.30 -0.11
Net Income -100.00 -1.00 0.00
EPS -100.00 -1.00 0.00
Earnings for CAT:
EBITDA 6.63B
Revenue 38.54B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/17) Qtr (06/17) FY (12/17) FY (12/18)
Average Estimate $0.53 $0.92 $3.07 $4.20
Number of Analysts 8 8 10 9
High Estimate $0.60 $1.10 $3.45 $5.15
Low Estimate $0.47 $0.80 $2.85 $3.80
Prior Year $0.67 $1.09 $3.42 $3.07
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -21.08% -15.94% -10.26% 36.96%
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