Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

136.23
NYSE : Producer Manufacturing
Prev Close 133.86
Day Low/High 134.22 / 137.05
52 Wk Low/High 112.06 / 159.37
Avg Volume 4.22M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 571.88M
Market Cap 77.14B
EPS 10.40
P/E Ratio 12.52
Div & Yield 4.12 (2.53%)
Caterpillar Digs a New Hole: Here's Our New Downside Price Target

Caterpillar Digs a New Hole: Here's Our New Downside Price Target

CAT stock is showing an alignment of bearish signals.

Lumbering Homebuilders Show Signs of Life

Lumbering Homebuilders Show Signs of Life

Better-than-expected numbers from PulteGroup and TRI Pointe Group are encouraging.

Cash, Patience Are Your Best Tools for Dealing with a Nasty Correction

Cash, Patience Are Your Best Tools for Dealing with a Nasty Correction

The current market is about escaping positions before they can fall further and then waiting until conditions improve.

Night Moves

"Workin' on our night moves Trying to lose the awkward teenage blues Workin' on out night moves In the summertime And oh the wonder Felt the lightning And we waited on the thunder Waited on the thunder." -- Bob Seger, Night Moves  Overnight the S&P ...

How to Trade Microsoft Into Earnings: Market Recon

How to Trade Microsoft Into Earnings: Market Recon

Add to longs near this key support level.

Caterpillar Drops Amid Market Uncertainty on Industrials

Caterpillar Drops Amid Market Uncertainty on Industrials

Caterpillar shares crawled downward on Tuesday.

The Market Is Still Buried in the Corrective Phase

The Market Is Still Buried in the Corrective Phase

There is some substantial work that needs to be done to return to health.

This Market Has Taken a Couple of Steps in the Right Direction

This Market Has Taken a Couple of Steps in the Right Direction

The big question now is how much longer can this bounce continue?

CAT Stock Gets Thrown Into the Dumpster

CAT Stock Gets Thrown Into the Dumpster

This stock can become much cheaper if there is a major cycle turn occurring.

Is Caterpillar Being Unfairly Singled Out in a Cyclical Sector?

Is Caterpillar Being Unfairly Singled Out in a Cyclical Sector?

Caterpillar is getting crushed by macroeconomic factors.

CAT Is Still a DOG - Another Lesson Learned

* Hide your portfolios and children away from the self confident talking heads in the media  Several have asked why I am so critical of the business media and their talking heads. Some have suggested that I have some sort of ulterior motive - politi...

Bears Sink Their Teeth Into Caterpillar: Our New Downside Price Target

Bears Sink Their Teeth Into Caterpillar: Our New Downside Price Target

With no nearby chart support CAT could sink rapidly.

Caterpillar Tumbles as Macro Concerns Offset Earnings Beat

Caterpillar Tumbles as Macro Concerns Offset Earnings Beat

Caterpillar's strong third quarter isn't helping to buoy its shares, which are sliding on concerns over higher freight and raw material costs.

We May Not Be in a Bear Market...Yet: Market Recon

We May Not Be in a Bear Market...Yet: Market Recon

But here are the signs to watch, and how to protect yourself.

The Big Problem Is That Buyers Have No Sense of Urgency Now

The Big Problem Is That Buyers Have No Sense of Urgency Now

Dip buying seems like a quaint old custom that has no place in the current market.

Playing a Waiting Game in DowDuPont: Market Recon

Playing a Waiting Game in DowDuPont: Market Recon

But here's how you can get into the name without much risk.

A Look at the Firms With the Largest Changes in Third-Quarter Earnings Estimates

A Look at the Firms With the Largest Changes in Third-Quarter Earnings Estimates

John Butters and his FactSet team noted individual companies that have seen the largest changes in third-quarter earnings forecasts by sector.

Caterpillar Stock: Is Now a Good Time for Investors to Dig In?

Caterpillar Stock: Is Now a Good Time for Investors to Dig In?

CAT has rallied sharply since the middle of August.

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the Market Rally Has Staying Power

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the Market Rally Has Staying Power

For most of this year the market has been led by growth stocks.

Jim Cramer: A Day When the Glass Is Not Half Full but Totally Full

Jim Cramer: A Day When the Glass Is Not Half Full but Totally Full

It explains a ton how you can rally on a day you would expect to be down.

The Russell Could Muscle to New Highs

The Russell Could Muscle to New Highs

Monday's market drop tells a story about rotation.

GM May Be Ripe for a Trade: Market Recon

GM May Be Ripe for a Trade: Market Recon

The potential reward in GM as hurricane season arrives is now worth some risk.

Jim Cramer: The Market Thinks China Will Blink First in Trade War

Jim Cramer: The Market Thinks China Will Blink First in Trade War

The 20% decline in the Shanghai index could portend that the Chinese may be on the verge of giving in.

I Dig Caterpillar's Technical Setup

I Dig Caterpillar's Technical Setup

I like the long side of CAT as long as its price continues to hold above the August lows.

Honeywell's Supply Chain Shakeup Helps Sidestep Tariffs

Honeywell's Supply Chain Shakeup Helps Sidestep Tariffs

Honeywell's foresight is helping it avoid the macroeconomic impacts that have plagued peers.

Jim Cramer: Let's Talk About the Concept of Rotation

Jim Cramer: Let's Talk About the Concept of Rotation

Some stocks can't go up forever and others deserve a little time in the sun too.

Jim Cramer: Why a Strong Employment Number Is Now Bad for Business

Jim Cramer: Why a Strong Employment Number Is Now Bad for Business

The president's tweeted vitriol to trading partners will weigh on global industrials.

Best Ways to Trade Best Buy Into Earnings: Market Recon

Best Ways to Trade Best Buy Into Earnings: Market Recon

This under-the-radar name reports next week; here is how I am playing it.