Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

200.65
NYSE
Prev Close 201.03
Day Low/High 199.20 / 202.34
52 Wk Low/High 149.63 / 246.69
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 547.47B
Market Cap 110.06B
P/E Ratio 31.21
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Market Wrap

Equity markets rallied out of an "almost deep" hole earlier in the day to finish the session close enough to unchanged. The S&P 500 tacked on 5 points or 0.13%, while the Nasdaq Composite picked up 15 points or 0.11%. The Dow Industrials closed down...

Let's Shift the Focus to Infrastructure Stocks

Let's Shift the Focus to Infrastructure Stocks

From a market perspective, there are going to be plenty of winners lining up for their share of the riches.

Jim Cramer: What Do You Pay for a Stock? Here's My 2-Pronged Process

Jim Cramer: What Do You Pay for a Stock? Here's My 2-Pronged Process

You don't want to throw away a perfectly good stock because its p/e is high. I would be more worried if its p/e is low.

A Peek at Peaking GDP, Amazon Riptide, Message for Anti-Vaxxers, Cliffs Note

A Peek at Peaking GDP, Amazon Riptide, Message for Anti-Vaxxers, Cliffs Note

Plus, we take a deeper dive into the second-quarter GDP numbers.

Staying Long Shares of Caterpillar Ahead of Friday's Earnings

Staying Long Shares of Caterpillar Ahead of Friday's Earnings

Let's check out the charts and indicators.

Next Week's Earnings and Expectations for the Second Half of 2021

Circling back to my comment on earnings expectations for the second half of 2021, next week we will see a more than 250% jump week over week for the number of earnings reports coming at us. That's right, just under 1,000 of companies are slated to r...

Jim Cramer: The Hypocrisy of 'Buy and Scold' Has to Stop

Jim Cramer: The Hypocrisy of 'Buy and Scold' Has to Stop

How these money managers get away with this duplicity is incredible. They skate by criticism as if having your cake and eating it too is second nature.

I'm Spying Some Patterns in the Charts

I'm Spying Some Patterns in the Charts

Let's take a look at Caterpillar and others for clues about what's happening in the industrials and also track the moves of new fave Amazon and Apple.

Who Will Lead the Markets in the Second Half of 2021?

Who Will Lead the Markets in the Second Half of 2021?

Indicators are strong for the market indexes right now, but that can change. Here's how to look at the six months ahead.

3 Dividend Growth Stocks for an Infrastructure Deal

3 Dividend Growth Stocks for an Infrastructure Deal

Let's examine three companies that should directly benefit from the potential infrastructure bill.

Is Caterpillar's Correction Over?

Is Caterpillar's Correction Over?

The shares have corrected to the downside this month after a strong advance over the past year.

Jim Cramer: It's a Jailbreak and the Stocks Are Busting Out

Jim Cramer: It's a Jailbreak and the Stocks Are Busting Out

This market is moving in so many areas that you have to marvel at how it's even possible -- even if the Russell Rebalancing could change all that on Friday.

Again and Again 'Group Stink' Has a Foul Odor

* Consensus is sometimes the negative of thinking, logic and knowledge * Stop nodding your investment head in agreement * As a contrarian investor, I often relish and find opportunities in rejecting consensus * Thoughtfully going against the consens...

Jim Cramer: Here's Why Tech Is Back

Jim Cramer: Here's Why Tech Is Back

Pull up a chair and let me tell you what drives these insane moves out of industrials and banks in a way that you can understand them and even profit from them.

Jim Cramer: This Is a Market of Stocks, So Shop Around

Jim Cramer: This Is a Market of Stocks, So Shop Around

Let's see what makes an 'aisle' of stocks hot and what makes another messy -- and what I'd suggest you put in your cart.

Here's Why Walgreens Is Hot, and Nike's Not

Here's Why Walgreens Is Hot, and Nike's Not

Best and worst of the Dow might surprise you.

The Cream of the Crop Eventually Rise to the Top

The Cream of the Crop Eventually Rise to the Top

McDonald's and Caterpillar -- and even Facebook -- are examples of how good companies are the better long-term bet.

8 Stocks Investors Should Watch as the U.S. Reopens

8 Stocks Investors Should Watch as the U.S. Reopens

My slightly different approach uses a combination of fundamental and technical factors.

Here's My 10-Stock Portfolio for the Reopening Economy

Here's My 10-Stock Portfolio for the Reopening Economy

I'm more focused on the production, manufacture and transport of materials raw, finished and refined than ever before.

From Not Good to Not So Bad

From Not Good to Not So Bad

We didn't see much wild rotation, but the Russell 2000 did outperform, and the negative action could prove good from a technical standpoint.

This Is One Very Tough Market for Most Traders

This Is One Very Tough Market for Most Traders

There was some bounce action on Friday that gave traders some hope, but it was quickly crushed this morning.

Jim Cramer: There Are Too Many Defenseless Stocks

Jim Cramer: There Are Too Many Defenseless Stocks

So many new investors have not experienced real inflation where these kinds of stocks can't be given away.

Jim Cramer: This Group of Stocks Make Up the Anti-Inflation Trade

Jim Cramer: This Group of Stocks Make Up the Anti-Inflation Trade

Sure you can but any of these, but do not buy all of them because you will be betting against the business cycle.

Caterpillar Still Looks Like It Could Pull Back in the Short-Run

Caterpillar Still Looks Like It Could Pull Back in the Short-Run

The charts and indicators of CAT show some minor weakness.

Jim Cramer: The Flawed Belief That Raising Taxes on the Rich Will Hurt Stocks

Jim Cramer: The Flawed Belief That Raising Taxes on the Rich Will Hurt Stocks

If you hate the taxman, you'll continue to be an owner of stocks, not a seller.

Jim Cramer: Let's Dig Into the Chips

Jim Cramer: Let's Dig Into the Chips

We've got two kinds of chips here -- one kind that's getting barbecued and one kind that looks delicious. What does this mean for investors? Pull up a chair.

Economics for Dummies, Fed Recap, Fun With Jobs Math, Amazon, Buying ServiceNow

Economics for Dummies, Fed Recap, Fun With Jobs Math, Amazon, Buying ServiceNow

The differences in approach between the two most basic strategies for how to grow an economy are as stark as the division they cause among economists.

Market Turbulence, Credible FOMC?, GDP, Heavy Earnings Week, COVID in India

Market Turbulence, Credible FOMC?, GDP, Heavy Earnings Week, COVID in India

So far, for the season, the blended rate of earnings growth for the first quarter now stands at an incredible 33.8%.