Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

204.15
NYSE
Prev Close 197.82
Day Low/High 199.16 / 205.49
52 Wk Low/High 179.67 / 246.69
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 533.37B
Market Cap 105.51B
P/E Ratio 31.21
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Diamonds in the Rough: This DIA Trade Is a Steal

Diamonds in the Rough: This DIA Trade Is a Steal

Amid Wednesday's broader market decline, look for a nice rally in the Diamonds as we close out the week.

I Like This Vehicle as a Play on Light Trucks

I Like This Vehicle as a Play on Light Trucks

This has been picking up steam on Robinhood too.

Stay Long Caterpillar as it Could Soon Break Out to a New High

Stay Long Caterpillar as it Could Soon Break Out to a New High

Continue to hold previously recommended longs.

Biden Bets? Look to These Infrastructure and Renewables Stocks

Biden Bets? Look to These Infrastructure and Renewables Stocks

Leading investing experts weigh in on what stocks stand to benefit the most should Joe Biden win the presidency in November.

Today's Trades

I was active today:  * Covered the balance of my and shorts. * Sold my and puts. * Initiated a long. * Reestablished longs in , and . All have been on my Best Ideas List for years. * Moved to large (Trade of the Week).  * Added further to banks.  * ...

I Now Have No Shorts

* Took a loss in CAT  I just covered my Caterpillar short for a loss, though its down -$7.60/share today.  I plan to re-short on any strength.  I now have no shorts in my portfolios now.

My CAT

My only short now is Caterpillar .

Jim Cramer: You Saw Snowflake. Now Get Ready for the Blizzard

Jim Cramer: You Saw Snowflake. Now Get Ready for the Blizzard

What happens after this is likely a flurry of deals that will require more selling and that begins to cut into the tech stocks with much lower valuations like Facebook, Apple and Alphabet.

More CAT

I added to my Caterpillar short on the weak retail data.     

New Buy (and Short) Levels

* My revised levels I don't want there to be any ambiguity about the size of my positions or about my buy and short levels as I strive for as much transparency as possible. "When the time comes to buy, you won't want to." -- Walter Deemer "When the ...

Jim Cramer: Here's What We Know About This Rally

Jim Cramer: Here's What We Know About This Rally

First, let's closely watch this semiconductor company for the telecoms, and then examine the industrials, transports and retailers.

Caterpillar Is Metamorphosing Into a Bull

Caterpillar Is Metamorphosing Into a Bull

Consider buying more CAT on this breakout.

Novice Trade: XLI Industrial ETF

Novice Trade: XLI Industrial ETF

If industrials get a head of steam, the XLI could break $80 or higher.

Today's Trades

* Offering more and on the short side * Added to at $23.70 * Bidding for more and * Bidding for more puts * Bidding for more (there was a brokerage downgrade yesterday) __________  Long WFC (large), SPY puts, SDS (large), SJM (large), BAC (large), J...

Jim Cramer: It's Dangerous Down Here in the Trough

Jim Cramer: It's Dangerous Down Here in the Trough

But that's exactly where we are right now, in this third day of the rotation, so here's your path to safety.

The Rally Broadens, Dow Theory, Virus Cocktail, 4 Questions: Market Recon

The Rally Broadens, Dow Theory, Virus Cocktail, 4 Questions: Market Recon

Markets may believe that we are closer to the effective use of vaccines and therapeutics than we know in this battle against Covid-19.

Shoulda, Coulda, Woulda...

This week I covered all of my individual shorts with the exception of Caterpillar and Apple (which I retained for the purpose of reminding myself how stupid I can be at times).   Shorts that I will likely soon wish that I hadn't covered this week in...

Housekeeping Items

Over the last hour I decided to cover all of my individual short equity positions, with the exception of a very small position in Apple (as I want to be continually reminded of what an idiot I was!) and a medium-sized short position in Caterpillar ....

Grotesque GDP, So Much for Rotation, Amazon Goes Wild: Market Recon

Grotesque GDP, So Much for Rotation, Amazon Goes Wild: Market Recon

Plus, it could be quite a while before the labor market can absorb all those people who are out of jobs.

Caterpillar Is Still Pointed Higher Ahead of Earnings

Caterpillar Is Still Pointed Higher Ahead of Earnings

Let's check the charts ahead of earnings on Friday.

Caterpillar Is Breaking Out of Its Cocoon

Caterpillar Is Breaking Out of Its Cocoon

As CAT cracks open to the upside, its new-found strength could invigorate the Dow Industrials.

Jim Cramer: Here's My Sore Thumb Index

Jim Cramer: Here's My Sore Thumb Index

This is how you can tell which camp is winning and which is losing in this time of Covid-contradiction.

My Prayers Were Answered...

* At least for an afternoon! Some takeaways on the day:  Equities peaked at around 11:30 a.m. and started a steady retreat that intensified late in the day. Market breadth was 3-1 negative. The S&P 500 fell by nearly 40 handles from the day's high. ...

Offering on the Short Side

I am offering some more Disney and Caterpillar on the short side now.

Today's Trades

This morning I moved from small net long to between small and medium net short in exposure: * I have covered my short calls. * I have moved my long to large. * I have initiated an short. * I have added to my individual stock shorts: 1. Added to and ...

I Remain Net Long in Exposure

* But looking to get back short given my numerous concerns With my current book including bank and packaged foods longs and short a basket of speculative "worthless" stocks, short and and long very small -- I am still in a small net long exposure to...

The Long and the Short of It

* After "playing" the rally off of the March lows (with plenty of longs) I have recently (again) gotten net short of exposure To summarize some my recent activity: * I took off numerous investment longs (for profits) into the rally -- including , , ...