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The following stock analysis is based on 3.5 years of data (i.e. since Feb 07, 2017). All the stock history has been downloaded.
Caterpillar trades on the NYSE exchange in USD dollars.
It is in the sector.
It is currently trading at $131.78 ($132.88 the previous day).It pays a 3.1% dividend.
The next reporting date is in 84 days (2020 10 27).
CNN estimates profits for the upcoming quarter will be $1.15 per share ($9.9B). The current Canada / US exchange rate is 1.3396.
Over the past 12 months, $0 worth of shares have been purchased and $13703509 worth of shares have been sold by insiders.
The year over year average increase is 10.7% per year assuming steady exponential growth. The actual 5 year average is 16.68. Details on the individual increase in one year intervals is provided below.
|Past Performance||Average Price||Percent Change|
|1 year||126.51680591716||-5.4||- Below Average|
|2 year||133.67472837022||-7.3||- Below Average|
|3 year||144.1400209205||46.4||+ Above Average|
|4 year||98.433113456464||33||+ Above Average|
|5 year||73.994967320261||0||- Below Average|
The worst drop it has had in recent years is -66.1%. It has a shape to the stock curve, which means
‘Better Days Are Ahead’ for Caterpillar. Its Stock Fell Anyway.Mon, 03 Aug 2020 21:55:00 “Don’t let the pullback fool you,” wrote Baird analyst Mig Dobre in a Sunday research report reviewing the earnings. Credit Suisse analyst Jamie Cook also rates Cat stock Buy and has a $159 price target. “Similar to other industrials this ...... Read Full Article
WRAPUP 1-U.S. manufacturing activity near 1-1/2-year high; construction spending extends dropMon, 03 Aug 2020 15:04:15 U.S. manufacturing activity accelerated to its highest level in nearly 1-1/2 years in July as orders increased despite a resurgence in new COVID-19 infections, which is raising fears about the sustainability of a budding economic recovery. The upbeat survey ...... Read Full Article
Caterpillar Drops Despite 2Q Earnings BeatSun, 02 Aug 2020 06:56:15 Shares of Caterpillar (CAT) fell almost 2.8% on Friday despite beating 2Q earnings estimates. Its 2Q adjusted earnings of $1.03 per share exceeded analysts’ estimates of $0.64. Moreover, revenues of $10 billion surpassed Street estimates of $9.38 billion. However, the companyand's outlook for dealer inventories ...... Read Full Article
Caterpillar (CAT) Q2 2020 Earnings Call TranscriptSat, 01 Aug 2020 02:33:05 CAT earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2020.... Read Full Article
Stocks Close Higher Friday After Big Tech EarningsFri, 31 Jul 2020 22:04:06 Nasdaq up 6.8% for the month of July and 19.76% for the year Continue reading...... Read Full Article
Caterpillar’s stock swings lower as downbeat dealer inventory outlook, retail sales data follow earnings beatFri, 31 Jul 2020 20:26:00 Shares of Caterpillar Inc. fell on Friday, reversing early gains following the construction and mining equipment maker’s post-earnings conference call with analysts, in which the company provided a downbeat outlook with regard to dealer inventories.... Read Full Article
US STOCKS-Nasdaq surges on megacap earnings but U.S. fiscal uncertainty nagsFri, 31 Jul 2020 20:19:14 The Nasdaq jumped more than 1% on Friday, powered by strong earnings from some of the largest U.S. companies, but the Dow and SandP finished with smaller gains as uncertainty about the government's next round of coronavirus aid kept economic ...... Read Full Article
Caterpillar Earnings Better Than Feared But CAT Stock Reverses LowerFri, 31 Jul 2020 20:03:00 Caterpillar earnings easily beat Q2 estimates, but the stock fell after hitting a buy point in premarket trade.... Read Full Article
Chevron, Caterpillar share losses lead Dowand's 59-point dropFri, 31 Jul 2020 19:03:00 DOW UPDATE The Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading down Friday afternoon with shares of Chevron and Caterpillar seeing the biggest losses for the index. Shares of Chevron (CVX) and Caterpillar (CAT) are contributing to the indexand's intraday decline, as ...... Read Full Article
Dow Jones Slumps Despite Appleand's Blockbuster Earnings; Caterpillar Stock Sinks on Weak DemandFri, 31 Jul 2020 19:03:00 Apple beat analyst estimates by a mile with its fiscal third-quarter results, and Caterpillar is suffering a steep drop in demand for its products.... Read Full Article
US STOCKS-Megacap earnings lift Nasdaq but fiscal uncertainty weighsFri, 31 Jul 2020 18:42:14 The Nasdaq rose on Friday, lifted by strong earnings from some of the largest U.S. companies, but gains were curbed and the Dow and SandP lost ground as uncertainty about the governmentand's next round of coronavirus aid exacerbated economic ...... Read Full Article
Dow down nearly 175 points on losses in Chevron, Caterpillar stocksFri, 31 Jul 2020 18:02:00 DOW UPDATE Shares of Chevron and Caterpillar are trading lower Friday afternoon, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. Shares of Chevron (CVX) and Caterpillar (CAT) have contributed to the blue-chip gaugeand's intraday decline, as the Dow (DJIA) ...... Read Full Article
Caterpillar Posts 2nd-Quarter Earnings and Revenue BeatFri, 31 Jul 2020 17:58:40 The equipment maker’s sales fell year-over-year Continue reading...... Read Full Article
US STOCKS-Wall St weighed down by fiscal aid uncertainty as tech boost fadesFri, 31 Jul 2020 17:24:39 U.S. stocks fell on Friday as uncertainty over the government's next coronavirus aid exacerbated economic worries related to the pandemic, countering early euphoria from stunning quarterly results by Apple, Amazon.com and Facebook. Google-parent Alphabet Inc fell 5.1%, and was ...... Read Full Article
Dowand's 237-point fall led by losses for shares of Chevron, CaterpillarFri, 31 Jul 2020 16:16:00 DOW UPDATE Shares of Chevron and Caterpillar are seeing declines Friday afternoon, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average into negative territory. Shares of Chevron (CVX) and Caterpillar (CAT) are contributing to the blue-chip gaugeand's intraday decline, as the Dow (DJIA) ...... Read Full Article
Caterpillar sales fall in Q2, Merck raises 2020 outlookFri, 31 Jul 2020 15:52:12 Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro and Julie Hyman break down the latest earnings reports from Caterpillar, Merck, Exxon, and Chevron.... Read Full Article
US STOCKS-SandP 500, Dow slide as pandemic nerves offset tech euphoriaFri, 31 Jul 2020 15:23:41 The SandP 500 and Dow slipped on Friday as fears about the economic damage from the COVID-19 pandemic replaced early euphoria from stunning quarterly earnings reports by Apple, Amazon.com and Facebook. Apple Inc surged as much as 7.1% to briefly take ...... Read Full Article
Chevron, Caterpillar share losses contribute to Dowand's 150-point dropFri, 31 Jul 2020 15:09:00 DOW UPDATE Dragged down by negative returns for shares of Chevron and Caterpillar, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is declining Friday morning. The Dow (DJIA) was most recently trading 151 points, or 0.... Read Full Article
Caterpillar Sees Little Hope for Quick Recovery in DemandFri, 31 Jul 2020 14:51:32 (Bloomberg) -- Caterpillar Inc. offered little hope of a quick recovery in demand for its machinery, as concern of second waves of the coronavirus weighed on the prospects for the rest of the year.The Deerfield, Illinois-based company’s Chief ...... Read Full Article
‘Tech fundamentals justify a continuation in leadership for mega-caps post-covid’: Chief StrategistFri, 31 Jul 2020 14:02:46 Amanda Agati, PNC Chief Investment Strategist, joins Yahoo Finance’s The First Trade with Alexis Christoforous and Brian Sozzi to discuss what’s moving the markets on Friday morning. Christoforous also shares Friday's top stories making headlines.... Read Full Article