Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

137.73
NYSE
Prev Close 142.03
Day Low/High 136.56 / 140.30
52 Wk Low/High 112.06 / 161.60
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 575.54B
Market Cap 81.74B
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Watching Late-Day Action, Plus Palo Alto Networks Crushes Earnings: Market Recon

Watching Late-Day Action, Plus Palo Alto Networks Crushes Earnings: Market Recon

The algos are pushing to the negative late in the day -- keep an eye out for signals of a trend change.

Jim Cramer: Once Again Jerome Powell Is a Friend of the Bulls, Not the Enemy

Jim Cramer: Once Again Jerome Powell Is a Friend of the Bulls, Not the Enemy

The fact that Fed Chair Powell knows that things are slowing down may be the best thing this market has going for it.

Expanding My Overall Net Short Exposure

After eliminating a long,  , adding two shorts, and , and expanding my and shorts (as Mr. Market ramped on a better consumer confidence print - which is non predictive to the markets), I have further expanded my overall net short exposure. I have a ...

Expanded My Short Book

I have put on three new shorts in the last few days - Disney , Home Depot , and Caterpillar .

Caterpillar Downgraded to Sell at UBS

Break In

I am shorting Home Depot (EPS miss) and Caterpillar (UBS downgrade) in premarket trading.

Jim Cramer: A Cheat Sheet on China Trade Talks

Jim Cramer: A Cheat Sheet on China Trade Talks

What stocks to buy and what to avoid on the continual leaks coming out of the Kudlow-Mnuchin camp and the Lighthizer-Navarro camp.

Trade Deals, Climate Change Stock Picks, Chipotle Rebounds: Market Recon

Trade Deals, Climate Change Stock Picks, Chipotle Rebounds: Market Recon

Does it not make sense to create a separate portfolio made up of equities that will benefit -- as sick as that sounds -- when an area needs to rebuild?

'Wonder Dogs' and 'Underdogs': 2 Hot Diggity Twists on the 'Dogs of the Dow'

'Wonder Dogs' and 'Underdogs': 2 Hot Diggity Twists on the 'Dogs of the Dow'

Selecting the creme de la creme of last year's top dividend dogs generated an average total return of 8.8%.

Why GE Earnings Are Extremely Important for Income Investors

Why GE Earnings Are Extremely Important for Income Investors

This is one report where the real driver will be what the company says and the tone they take when saying it.

Jim Cramer: This Strong Dollar Is Biting Deeply Into Apple

Jim Cramer: This Strong Dollar Is Biting Deeply Into Apple

Dollar strength is affecting the competitive advantage of U.S. companies around the globe, and it is a more insidious problem that most people recognize.

CAT Is Still a Dog

Caterpillar's shares dropped by -8% to -9% after a big EPS miss and a guidedown on Monday. Higher costs (materials and freight) in the construction segment and one time write-offs in the FinCo contributed to the shortfalls. Importantly, the company'...

A Slew of Significant News Events Are About to Hit This Market

A Slew of Significant News Events Are About to Hit This Market

While the indices are no longer severely overbought, they have been stalling for the past week. Stay vigilant and be ready to act.

The Overbought/Oversold Oscillator Seems Suspended in the Middle of Nowhere

The Overbought/Oversold Oscillator Seems Suspended in the Middle of Nowhere

It hasn't come down enough for me to think we're oversold, so I call it working off the overbought condition.

Jim Cramer: The Market's Resilience Is Extraordinary

Jim Cramer: The Market's Resilience Is Extraordinary

This is some sort of whacky, crazy bull market that just doesn't want to go down.

Look for a Day of Mixed Action Tuesday as We Await Apple's Earnings

Look for a Day of Mixed Action Tuesday as We Await Apple's Earnings

The bears were unable to generate sustained downside pressure on Monday as the indices closed down.

Caterpillar's Dividend is Well Defended

Macro Headwinds Motivate Caterpillar Stock's Steep Slide

Macro Headwinds Motivate Caterpillar Stock's Steep Slide

Caterpillar couldn't escape the macro headwinds that have curbed broader market gains.

Caterpillar Is a Stock I Plan to Avoid

Caterpillar Is a Stock I Plan to Avoid

I don't see the appeal in chasing names that are missing or guiding lower in the current market environment.

We Are Seeing a Market Pullback

We Are Seeing a Market Pullback

It looks like the S&P 500 is about to test the intraday lows and that will prevent much upside action.

Jim Cramer: Early Thoughts on What to Buy Now

Jim Cramer: Early Thoughts on What to Buy Now

You buy the companies that have told you things have bottomed.

Analysts Back Up the Truck on Caterpillar on Weakness

Analysts Back Up the Truck on Caterpillar on Weakness

Caterpillar's plummet could convince some contrarian investors to come into the stock.

Caterpillar Swings Badly and Misses

Caterpillar Swings Badly and Misses

Is all lost for CAT? There is a bull case.

Caterpillar's 'High-Water Mark' Comment in 2018 Puts Finer Focus on 2019 Outlook

Caterpillar's 'High-Water Mark' Comment in 2018 Puts Finer Focus on 2019 Outlook

Management commentary from CAT is key on Monday.

Question of the Day

The big miss may defer or remove the rotation back into economically sensitive sectors (e.g., industrials) that had been quietly emerging. If so, where is the market's beef (?) and will this put an end to the Bull Market run since Christmas Eve?

Don't Be in a Rush to Shift Gears on Caterpillar

Don't Be in a Rush to Shift Gears on Caterpillar

Let's not make a hasty decision.

NVDA's Miss

I mentioned that the miss could stall the rotation into industrials. The Nvidia big miss and guide down may stall the rotation into technology.

Caterpillar Shares Lose Traction on Disappointing Results

Caterpillar Shares Lose Traction on Disappointing Results

The machinery giant's first earnings miss since 2016 is pushing its stock into a hole.

China-U.S. Talks, The Fed, Earnings, Jobs and What Now With Apple: Market Recon

China-U.S. Talks, The Fed, Earnings, Jobs and What Now With Apple: Market Recon

The marketplace will react to this week's China, U.S. trade talks in a huge way.

The Week Ahead: The Fed, Jobs and 15 Key Earnings Reports to Watch

The Week Ahead: The Fed, Jobs and 15 Key Earnings Reports to Watch

It's going to be one hectic week.