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The Defense Department's potential $10 billion award for their cloud computing contract is a never ending saga with Microsoft and Amazon as finalists.
* CAT misses and guides lower * CAT is Still a DOG We shorted Caterpillar last week and have been adding to the name. CAT just reported -- the company missed sales/profits expectations and lowered guidance. Here are the highlights: --Sales and rev...
* I am adding CAT to my Best Ideas List (short) I have done well with Caterpillar on the short side over the years. I suspect we are approaching another short opportunity. (I took a trading short rental three days ago.) Here are some of my reasons w...
Let's check the charts of this global leader in the manufacture of construction and mining equipment.
I was quite active in my trading and investing over the last two days (while I was on the West Coast and not writing in my Diary). Here is a summary of my actions: * I have added to my private equity shorts - (a new position) joins . * I have reesta...
A trade deal still seems far away, so check your China exposure, again, as earnings season approaches.
One has to wonder whether there isn't a wholesale shift in China toward internal consumption and away from exporting.
Everyone keeps asking me if there's a recession around the corner. My answer: I don't see it.
In my opinion, MA is a good one, otherwise it would not be on my book.
Can no one else see the eventual end of the debt super-cycle?
3M, Caterpillar and Johnson & Johnson all face headwinds with a strong dollar.
We can only hope that Fed Chairman Jay Powell is checking in with power companies and other industrials to see how tariffs are really decking parts of this country.
That's Better Than Feared vs. Worse Than Feared when it comes to these companies' latest reports on a big day for earnings.
And as the semiconductor sector continues to shine, Brooks Automation is a name to keep in mind.
What a day. They just kept coming in waves. They bought stocks that were up higher, then they bought stocks that were down off of the lows. In anticipation of the ECB? In response to some tough macro this morning? Once they realized that Robert Muel...
Oil prices -- as well as other energy, transportation and a resolution on tariffs on Chinese goods -- could affect CAT's future.
Despite an earnings miss, CAT could quickly shift gears for a swift comeback in the second half.
CAT stock will likely be on the defense after its latest earnings.
The industrial equipment giant's second-quarter earnings came in below year-earlier profits and were well short of analyst expectations.
Watch closely as the government opens a broad antitrust investigation into unidentified leading online technology platforms
United Parcel Service EPS: beat Revs: beat, +3.4% y/y Record profit across all segments Raised guidance AT&T EPS: in line Revs: in line, +15.3% y/y Subscriber losses Raised guidance for free cash flow General Dynamics EPS: beat Revs: beat, +4.0%...
Caterpilllar has been a great trading sardine for my portfolios -- having made a number of trading shorts in this name. I will be reloading on my CAT short based on this dealer survey discussed in a balanced Credit Suisse research note this morning:...
Here are my five rules for handling earnings season.