Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

209.31
3.66 1.78
NYSE
Prev Close 205.65
Open 205.00
Day Low/High 204.82 / 210.09
52 Wk Low/High 179.67 / 246.69
Volume 3.08M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 533.37B
Market Cap 108.89B
P/E Ratio 31.21
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Kass: In the Age of Robinhood, Here's My Trading Strategy

Kass: In the Age of Robinhood, Here's My Trading Strategy

Many have been incorrectly dismissive of the broader investment ramifications of the recent and wanton speculation in gewgaws of all shapes.

My Strategy in the Age of Robinhood

* Many have been (incorrectly) dismissive of the broader investment ramifications of the recent and wanton speculation in gewgaws of all shapes * I have been shorting rips and buying dips in a heightened regime of volatility * Color me bearish * I s...

Very Scary Ghost Stories, the Case for Hard Assets, Latest on Robinhood

Very Scary Ghost Stories, the Case for Hard Assets, Latest on Robinhood

One of the scary stories deals with what could happen if there was coordinated gaming of the U.S. dollar.

Afternoon Trades

I am further adding to my SPY ($381.54) and QQQ ($326.01) shorts now. I am also adding back to shorts in Caterpillar ($186.14), CVNA ($263.60) and Peloton ($148.29). I added to banks, now back to large-sized. __________   Long BAC (large), C (large)...

CAT Might Have a Tough Time Clawing Higher

CAT Might Have a Tough Time Clawing Higher

The charts of Caterpillar suggest further weakness ahead.

A Summary of This Afternoon's Trading

"Just one more thing." - Lt. Columbo   I have my hands full with quite a lot of business projects I am working on (including a new hedge fund).   I was actively trading -- before and after leaving my office this afternoon -- and I want to alert you ...

Earnings Reports We'll Be Focusing on Next Week

As promised, here's my short list of corporate earnings reports to watch next week:  Monday, January 25: Xilinx . Tuesday, January 26: American Express ; Raytheon Technologies ; Verizon ; F5 Networks ; Microsoft ; Starbucks . Wednesday, January 27: ...

To See Meaningful Upside From Here, the Lever to Be Pulled Is EPS Growth

Even though stocks are trading off today, the major market indices are still "not oh so far off" their recent record highs. And at least to me that suggests in order to move meaningfully higher from here, it means more on upward revisions to EPS gro...

Jim Cramer: Here Are the Biden Stocks

Jim Cramer: Here Are the Biden Stocks

As power has changed hands in the White House, we can expect these names -- and themes -- to benefit.

Jim Cramer: We Keep Aiming Higher ... and Higher

Jim Cramer: We Keep Aiming Higher ... and Higher

Welcome to the world of the bull market, 2021-style, as Tesla and others just keep going higher.

Rich Guys' Romp, a Breach of Self-Discipline, Trump Countdown, Small-Caps Sizzle

Rich Guys' Romp, a Breach of Self-Discipline, Trump Countdown, Small-Caps Sizzle

Plus, a preview of the coming Consumer Electronics Show and quick news hits on Micron and Boeing.

Jim Cramer: How Can Stocks Go Higher as the Nation Sees a New Low?

Jim Cramer: How Can Stocks Go Higher as the Nation Sees a New Low?

I have the answer, and it's something I learned as a rookie nearly four decades ago.

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the Market Is Cheering Georgia's Results

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the Market Is Cheering Georgia's Results

The fears of what would happen from Democratic wins in Georgia's race failed to pan out, aside from tech taking a few hits. Here's what's happening instead and why.

Markets React to Georgia Elections, Banks and Industrials to Gain, Oil Reduced

Markets React to Georgia Elections, Banks and Industrials to Gain, Oil Reduced

I will have to give some of my favorite tech names a haircut in the name of balance. Hopefully everyone gained some exposure to gold.

Jim Cramer: 10 Investment Themes I Like in 2021

Jim Cramer: 10 Investment Themes I Like in 2021

I am talking about themes that can stand the test not of today, or tomorrow, but for all of 2021 and beyond.

Jim Cramer: Here Comes the 'Pent-Up Demand' Bull Market

Jim Cramer: Here Comes the 'Pent-Up Demand' Bull Market

The great news about the pent-up demand rally? While these stocks have been creeping up they are now going to explode higher.

Some Afternoon Observations  

* My continued mantra is less pontificating and more trading/investing * Considering a short in SPY and QQQ on further strength   * Breadth disappointing (negative - 1475 advancers, 1565 decliners on the NYSE) relative to +25 S&P and +210 Nasdaq * I...

Vaccine Rotation, What I Bought and Sold, Stocks on Thin Ice, Apple's Event

Vaccine Rotation, What I Bought and Sold, Stocks on Thin Ice, Apple's Event

What the Nasdaq experienced Monday is known not just as an 'Outside Day,' but an 'Outside Reversal,' and these can be dangerous.

Improving Breadth and an Impressive Follow-Through of Market Strength

* The Nasdaq rose by 300 handles and the S&P advanced by 67 handles * The market was easy to dance to and had a good beat- I give this trading day a "95" "My name is Dougie Kass and I am 19. I am from Rockville Centre, Long Island, and I rate this t...

Jim Cramer: Election's True Winner? Growth

Jim Cramer: Election's True Winner? Growth

Here's why a Republican Senate and a Democratic White House and House, may be nirvana for growth.

Why Tech Stocks Are Soaring Today -- And Why the Gains Might Be Excessive

Why Tech Stocks Are Soaring Today -- And Why the Gains Might Be Excessive

Markets seem to be betting that divided government will keep much of the policy and interest rate status quo intact for tech. But valuations are still high, and there are other risks out there.

Trump Stocks, Biden Stocks - How to Navigate the Election Unknown

Trump Stocks, Biden Stocks - How to Navigate the Election Unknown

Perhaps the best thing for the markets that might come out of Tuesday's election would be certainty, regardless of outcome.

Value Trumps Growth Again

* Mr. Market often does its best to confound the most investors * It may be doing it again, right now * I am large net long   The most distinguishing feature of today's market action (nearly three-to-one advancers over decliners) was the excellent p...

The Pivot From Growth to Value Is Speeding Up

Again, the pivot from growth to value is conspicuous this morning.  Look at strength in "value" stocks like Caterpillar , Smucker , selected financials and ETFs, like and .  By contrast, growthy names like Apple , Amazon , Zoom , and Carvana are wea...

Scouting Buy Setups in a Beauty Retailer and an Industrial Giant

Scouting Buy Setups in a Beauty Retailer and an Industrial Giant

We're checking out the potential of swing trades in Ulta Beauty and Caterpillar.

Red Monday, Virus Rattles Market, Political Picture, Aerospace & Defense Stocks

Red Monday, Virus Rattles Market, Political Picture, Aerospace & Defense Stocks

This is a major earnings week, electoral risk is real, the virus is already slowing velocity, and the cavalry (fiscal policy) is not coming. Sometimes, circling the wagons is not the worst idea.

Pfizer Is Trading a Lot on Hopes Ahead of Earnings

Pfizer Is Trading a Lot on Hopes Ahead of Earnings

Investors are not positioned for an upside move.

Jim Cramer: How to Play the Inevitable Stimulus

Jim Cramer: How to Play the Inevitable Stimulus

Go with the banks. They are cheap and we learned this week with that big move up in rates, they will too.

Jim Cramer: The Market Is Hungry for Industrials

Jim Cramer: The Market Is Hungry for Industrials

Earnings are coming, and I suggest waiting at this point on the ones that are up, but buying those that are flat to down.

Bulls Take a Late Hit, But Trading Action Remains Good

Bulls Take a Late Hit, But Trading Action Remains Good

Things will pick up quickly as a variety of sectors start to report providing a better sense of overall expectations.