Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

131.25
0.92 0.70
NYSE : Producer Manufacturing
Prev Close 132.17
Day Low/High 129.72 / 132.22
52 Wk Low/High 111.75 / 159.37
Avg Volume 4.21M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 562.59M
Market Cap 74.36B
EPS 10.40
P/E Ratio 12.26
Div & Yield 4.12 (2.71%)
Caterpillar's 'High-Water Mark' Comment in 2018 Puts Finer Focus on 2019 Outlook

Caterpillar's 'High-Water Mark' Comment in 2018 Puts Finer Focus on 2019 Outlook

Management commentary from CAT is key on Monday.

Question of the Day

The big miss may defer or remove the rotation back into economically sensitive sectors (e.g., industrials) that had been quietly emerging. If so, where is the market's beef (?) and will this put an end to the Bull Market run since Christmas Eve?

Don't Be in a Rush to Shift Gears on Caterpillar

Don't Be in a Rush to Shift Gears on Caterpillar

Let's not make a hasty decision.

NVDA's Miss

I mentioned that the miss could stall the rotation into industrials. The Nvidia big miss and guide down may stall the rotation into technology.

Caterpillar Shares Lose Traction on Disappointing Results

Caterpillar Shares Lose Traction on Disappointing Results

The machinery giant's first earnings miss since 2016 is pushing its stock into a hole.

China-U.S. Talks, The Fed, Earnings, Jobs and What Now With Apple: Market Recon

China-U.S. Talks, The Fed, Earnings, Jobs and What Now With Apple: Market Recon

The marketplace will react to this week's China, U.S. trade talks in a huge way.

The Week Ahead: The Fed, Jobs and 15 Key Earnings Reports to Watch

The Week Ahead: The Fed, Jobs and 15 Key Earnings Reports to Watch

It's going to be one hectic week.

Caterpillar Is Set to See Some Modest Improvement From Here

Caterpillar Is Set to See Some Modest Improvement From Here

Let's review the charts as CAT has been in a downtrend for a while.

How to Stay Sane in an Insane World

How to Stay Sane in an Insane World

Focusing on the actual worth of individual stocks is the way to make money.

3 Key Bear Market Rules, 5 Bargain Buys and a Monthly Dividend Portfolio

3 Key Bear Market Rules, 5 Bargain Buys and a Monthly Dividend Portfolio

Dow Theory presents tips for surviving a bear market, some top year-end stock bargains and a simple strategy for monthly income.

Fund Rebalancing Will Drive These Markets: Market Recon

Fund Rebalancing Will Drive These Markets: Market Recon

But extreme short-term volatility will produce extreme long-term loss of public trust.

The Sky Is Falling: Let's Look at Caterpillar Stock for Guidance on the DJIA

The Sky Is Falling: Let's Look at Caterpillar Stock for Guidance on the DJIA

With the Dow down around 3% Tuesday, a closer look at CAT is in order.

Jim Cramer: A Stock Cheat Sheet for the Trump/Xi Trade Truce

Jim Cramer: A Stock Cheat Sheet for the Trump/Xi Trade Truce

What to buy and what to trim on the 90-day extension on trade talks.

What the Trump/Xi Deal Means for the FANGs, the Cloud Kings and More: Jim Cramer

What the Trump/Xi Deal Means for the FANGs, the Cloud Kings and More: Jim Cramer

Who's likely to win and who's likely to lose on Monday.

Looking for Mr. Goodbar

"We're all hurt someplace and we're all looking for a painkiller." -- Katherine, Looking For Mr. Goodbar As I have previously remarked there is an old trading adage that long trading opportunities often occur in stocks that are green in a sea of red...

Jim Cramer: We Need to Think About the Outcomes With the Fed, China

Jim Cramer: We Need to Think About the Outcomes With the Fed, China

I think we have to change the storyline here.

CAT Is Still a DOG

Caterpillar reports the slowest rate of growth in retail sales since September, 2017.

Jim Cramer: Keep an Eye on the Insiders Who Are Buying

Jim Cramer: Keep an Eye on the Insiders Who Are Buying

Insiders buy for only one reason -- to make money.

Forget October, Bring on the Rest of the Year

Forget October, Bring on the Rest of the Year

This month has been lousy, but there are factors that could still produce a year-end rally.

Caterpillar Upgraded to Hold at DZ Bank

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.