Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

135.34
1.65 1.23
NYSE : Producer Manufacturing
Prev Close 133.69
Open 134.23
Day Low/High 130.70 / 135.99
52 Wk Low/High 111.75 / 144.77
Volume 11.30M
Avg Volume 4.04M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 562.59M
Market Cap 73.54B
EPS 10.40
P/E Ratio 12.13
Div & Yield 4.12 (2.76%)

Latest News

Markets Show Gains as 2 Earnings Reports Disappoint

Markets Show Gains as 2 Earnings Reports Disappoint

One name that investors are cheering today is label and packaging material-maker Avery Dennison.

CAT Got Your Tongue? Let's Make Some Sense Out of Caterpillar Here

CAT Got Your Tongue? Let's Make Some Sense Out of Caterpillar Here

Our goal is to understand why the market is buying or selling, especially when the action appears contrary to logic.

Caterpillar Is One Important CAT

Caterpillar Is One Important CAT

There are reasons that I believe Caterpillar deserves my attention as well as my investment.

Adding to 3 Shorts

I have added to my , and shorts.

Kass: Here's Why CAT Is Still a DOG

Kass: Here's Why CAT Is Still a DOG

...and here are some of my reasons why I had aggressively shorted Caterpillar.

Caterpillar Is Still Looking Positive After Their Q3 Numbers

Caterpillar Is Still Looking Positive After Their Q3 Numbers

Let's check the charts and indicators of this company once again.

Trading ServiceNow, Defense Cloud Contract, Flat Netflix Stock: Market Recon

Trading ServiceNow, Defense Cloud Contract, Flat Netflix Stock: Market Recon

The Defense Department's potential $10 billion award for their cloud computing contract is a never ending saga with Microsoft and Amazon as finalists.

There Is Always a Bear Market Somewhere

* 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...

CAT Is Still a DOG

* 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...

Adding to 2 Shorts

I added to my shorts in and on the market strength today.

Is Caterpillar's Long Decline Coming to an End?

Is Caterpillar's Long Decline Coming to an End?

Let's check the charts of this global leader in the manufacture of construction and mining equipment.

My Recent Trading and Investing

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...

Jim Cramer: Playing Hostage/Non-Hostage on China-Exposed Stocks

Jim Cramer: Playing Hostage/Non-Hostage on China-Exposed Stocks

A trade deal still seems far away, so check your China exposure, again, as earnings season approaches.

Jim Cramer: China Remains Among the Best Markets for All Our Exporters

Jim Cramer: China Remains Among the Best Markets for All Our Exporters

One has to wonder whether there isn't a wholesale shift in China toward internal consumption and away from exporting.

Jim Cramer: Stop Moaning and Start Buying

Jim Cramer: Stop Moaning and Start Buying

Everyone keeps asking me if there's a recession around the corner. My answer: I don't see it.

U.S./China Talks, Gold and Copper, Mastercard Poised for Breakout: Market Recon

U.S./China Talks, Gold and Copper, Mastercard Poised for Breakout: Market Recon

In my opinion, MA is a good one, otherwise it would not be on my book.

Fed Rosengren's Rubbish Talk, Debt Driven Growth, 6 Not Fun Facts: Market Recon

Fed Rosengren's Rubbish Talk, Debt Driven Growth, 6 Not Fun Facts: Market Recon

Can no one else see the eventual end of the debt super-cycle?

3 Stocks That Would Be Hurt by a Strong Dollar

3 Stocks That Would Be Hurt by a Strong Dollar

3M, Caterpillar and Johnson & Johnson all face headwinds with a strong dollar.

Jim Cramer: China Woes Casting a Dark Smog Over Industrial Economy

Jim Cramer: China Woes Casting a Dark Smog Over Industrial Economy

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.

Jim Cramer: Running Down the BTF vs. WTF Scoreboard

Jim Cramer: Running Down the BTF vs. WTF Scoreboard

That's Better Than Feared vs. Worse Than Feared when it comes to these companies' latest reports on a big day for earnings.

SOX It to Me, Military Mischief in Asia, and Awaiting Amazon: Market Recon

SOX It to Me, Military Mischief in Asia, and Awaiting Amazon: Market Recon

And as the semiconductor sector continues to shine, Brooks Automation is a name to keep in mind.

Small-Caps Rule the Day

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...

Could Rise in Oil Get Caterpillar's Gears Turning?

Could Rise in Oil Get Caterpillar's Gears Turning?

Oil prices -- as well as other energy, transportation and a resolution on tariffs on Chinese goods -- could affect CAT's future.

Analysts: Should Be Easy for Caterpillar to Dig Out of This Hole

Analysts: Should Be Easy for Caterpillar to Dig Out of This Hole

Despite an earnings miss, CAT could quickly shift gears for a swift comeback in the second half.