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Caterpillar Company Profile (NYSE:CAT)

Consensus Ratings for Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Rating(s), 13 Hold Rating(s), 7 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.13)
Consensus Price Target: $69.65 (4.63% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/21/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHold$69.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/31/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$75.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/23/2016Axiom SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/20/2016Credit SuisseReiterated RatingOutperform$87.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/27/2016Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral$81.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/26/2016ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$92.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/25/2016RBC CapitalBoost Price TargetSell -> Sector Perform$68.00 -> $70.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/25/2016Goldman SachsUpgradeSell -> Neutral$62.00 -> $78.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/15/2016Vertical GroupUpgradeBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/15/2016Vertical ResearchUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/14/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/10/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingSell$51.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/24/2016OTR GlobalUpgradeMixed -> PositiveView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/22/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$60.00 -> $68.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/18/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHold$60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/20/2016William BlairReiterated RatingHold$60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/29/2016Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral$72.00 -> $69.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/16/2015Deutsche BankDowngradeBuy -> Hold$80.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/23/2015Societe GeneraleBoost Price TargetBuy$81.00 -> $82.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/27/2015Raymond JamesReiterated Rating$70.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/23/2015S&P Equity ResearchDowngradeSell$72.00 -> $64.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/23/2015SusquehannaLower Price TargetNeutral$81.00 -> $71.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/25/2015Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$92.00 -> $86.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/27/2015Tigress FinancialDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/26/2015Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/28/2015Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeNeutral -> UnderweightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/5/2015Evercore ISIDowngradeBuy -> Hold$112.00 -> $84.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/16/2014Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight$100.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/25/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/26/2016        
4/22/2016Q116$0.68$0.67$9.59 billion$9.46 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2016Q415$0.69$0.74$11.47 billion$11.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2015Q315$0.78$0.75$11.16 billion$11.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2015Q215$1.27$1.27$12.67 billion$12.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2015Q115$1.35$1.86$12.48 billion$12.70 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2015Q414$1.55$1.35$14.18 billion$14.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2014Q314$1.36$1.72$13.19 billion$13.55 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2014Q214$1.52$1.69$14.46 billion$14.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2014Q114$1.24$1.61$13.14 billion$13.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2014Q413$1.28$1.54$13.64 billion$13.61 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2013Q313$1.71$1.45$14.49 billion$13.42 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2013Q2 2013$1.71$1.45$15.03 billion$14.62 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/22/2013Q1 2013$1.46$1.31$13.80 billion$13.20 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2013Q4 2012$1.71$1.91$16.16 billion$16.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2012$2.24$2.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2012$2.30$2.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/25/2012$2.15$2.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2012$1.77$2.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/24/2011$1.64$1.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/22/2011$1.78$1.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2011$1.31$1.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2011$1.27$1.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$0.65$0.95$0.78
Q2 20163$0.95$1.23$1.11
Q3 20163$0.74$0.95$0.86
Q4 20163$0.54$0.98$0.81
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Current Dividend Information for Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT)
Annual Dividend:$3.08
Dividend Yield:4.22%
Payout Ratio:86.76%
Dividend Growth:5.80% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
6/8/2016quarterly$0.773.99%7/18/20167/20/20168/20/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/13/2016quarterly$0.773.9%4/21/20164/25/20165/20/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/9/2015quarterly$0.774.64%1/15/20161/20/20162/20/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/14/2015quarterly$0.774.35%10/22/201510/26/201511/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/10/2015quarterly$0.773.49%7/16/20157/20/20158/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/8/2015quarterly$0.703.47%4/16/20154/20/20155/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2014quarterly$0.703.02%1/15/20151/20/20152/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/8/2014quarterly$0.702.99%10/16/201410/20/201411/20/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/11/2014quarterly$0.702.63%7/17/20147/21/20148/20/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/9/2014quarterly$0.602.35%4/16/20144/21/20145/20/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/11/2013quarterly$0.602.8%1/16/20141/21/20142/20/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/9/2013quarterly$0.602.83%10/17/201310/21/201311/20/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/12/2013quarterly$0.602.82%7/18/20137/22/20138/20/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/10/2013quarterly$0.522.43%4/18/20134/22/20135/20/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/12/2012quarterly$0.522.35%12/20/201212/24/201212/31/2012Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/31/2016Bradley M HalversonCFOSell574$72.58$41,660.92View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/9/2016Dennis A MuilenburgDirectorBuy1,128$71.01$80,099.28View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/3/2016Bradley M HalversonCFOSell878$76.85$67,474.30View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/26/2016David L CalhounDirectorBuy25,000$77.44$1,936,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/12/2016Denise C JohnsonInsiderBuy3,500$62.20$217,700.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/5/2014Edward J RappInsiderSell15,000$101.01$1,515,150.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/30/2014James B BudaEVPSell70,828$105.23$7,453,230.44View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/6/2014Edward RappInsiderSell15,000$103.99$1,559,850.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/1/2014Donald Umpleby IIIInsiderSell5,881$105.43$620,033.83View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/30/2014Jananne CopelandCAOSell9,110$105.40$960,194.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/29/2014Bradley HalversonCFOSell19,638$104.61$2,054,331.18View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/29/2014James BudaEVPSell33,548$105.00$3,522,540.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/31/2014James BudaEVPSell9,580$94.16$902,052.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/1/2012Richard P LavinInsiderSell28,590$86.37$2,469,318.30View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT)
DateHeadline
06/25/16 03:00 PMShare Performance Recap: Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) - Press Telegraph
06/25/16 03:00 PMStock Performance Focus on: Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) - Press Telegraph
06/25/16 11:52 AMBig US companies weigh risks from Brexit -
06/25/16 07:14 AMAnother Rough Retail Sales Month for Caterpillar Investors -
06/25/16 04:19 AMCaterpillar Inc. (CAT) Closes 6.64% Down on the Day for June 24 - Equities.com
06/24/16 08:11 PMCaterpillar Inc. versus Cummins Inc. Head to Head Compare - CML News
06/24/16 08:11 PMCaterpillar Inc. closing a Downtown Peoria building; no jobs will be lost - Peoria Journal Star
06/24/16 03:10 PMGlobal Construction Equipment Rental Market Opportunities, Trends, Competitive Landscape & Forecasts to 2016-2020
06/24/16 03:10 PMDown to Business: Job layoff leads to Naperville fast-food Indian restaurant
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06/24/16 02:01 PMPisani: Complicated close today -
06/24/16 12:16 PMU.S. Stocks Plummet 500 Points on Brexit -
06/24/16 11:09 AMCaterpillar : Assigned Patent
06/24/16 11:09 AMDiscover the marine fuel injection system market that is poised to reach 5.20 billion USD by 2021, at a CAGR of 3.9%
06/24/16 11:06 AMDow 30 Stock Roundup: Boeing Nears $4B Deal, Coke Revises Q2 Guidance -
06/23/16 05:52 PMStocks Gain as UK Appears Likely to Stay in European Union -
06/23/16 11:05 AMCaterpillar : Decoding the messages in Caterpillar's headquarters flags
06/22/16 03:11 PMWynnchurch Capital Appoints Caterpillar Mining Executive to its Executive Advisory Board
06/22/16 07:49 AMCaterpillar Inc. (CAT) Closes 0.66% Up on the Day for June 20 - Equities.com
06/22/16 07:49 AMCaterpillar Inc. (CAT) Closes 0.08% Up on the Day for June 21 - Equities.com
06/22/16 07:49 AMAnalysts Trends to Watch: Caterpillar, Inc. (NYSE:CAT) , Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) - Street Updates
06/22/16 07:49 AMCaterpillar Keeps The Dividend Flat, And That's A Bad Sign - Amigobulls
06/21/16 02:58 PMCATERPILLAR INC. FILES FORM 8-K
06/21/16 01:44 PMNew Stock Research Reports for June 21, 2016 -
06/21/16 10:44 AMWhat Does Joy Global's Earnings Surprise Mean for the Future? -
06/21/16 07:48 AMCaterpillar Inc. (CAT) Closes 0.66% Up on the Day for June 20
06/21/16 07:48 AMCaterpillar Concerns: You Should Also Look into the Manufacturer's Unwelcomed Presence in Gaza Strip, West Bank
06/21/16 07:48 AMStray Cat Blues Inc. to host ‘Kitten Extravanza’ at Montgomery County PetSmart stores
06/21/16 07:48 AMOne Put, One Call Option To Know About for Caterpillar
06/21/16 07:48 AMCaterpillar Inc. (CAT) Retail Sales Decline For Unprecedented 42nd Consecutive Month
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06/20/16 04:25 PMCaterpillar global dealer machinery monthly sales slip yet again -
06/20/16 03:20 PMCaterpillar Stock Is Nearing Buy Range As Commodities Rally -
06/20/16 03:03 PMOne Put, One Call Option To Know About for Caterpillar - Nasdaq
06/20/16 03:03 PMAT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) & Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) Stocks in the Spotlight - Wall Street 24
06/20/16 03:03 PMCaterpillar Inc. (CAT) Retail Sales Decline For Unprecedented 42nd Consecutive Month - ETF Daily News
06/20/16 01:25 PMHere’s Why These Five Stocks Are Advancing on Monday -
06/20/16 10:09 AMCaterpillar Inc. a Top Dividend Stock With 4.1% Yield (CAT) - InvestorPlaceInvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Caterpillar was named a Socially Responsible Dividend Stock by Dividend Channel, with a strong yield and responsible environmental activities The post Caterpillar Inc. a Top Dividend Stock With 4.1% Yield (CAT) appeared first on InvestorPlace.
06/20/16 09:27 AMCATERPILLAR INC : Regulation FD Disclosure (form 8-K)
06/20/16 09:26 AMCaterpillar (CAT) Stock Higher on May Machine Sales -
06/20/16 08:28 AMCaterpillar's May decline in total machine sales was similar to previous month -
06/20/16 08:01 AMCATERPILLAR INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure -
06/19/16 02:57 PMThis Weeks Broker Views For Caterpillar, Inc. (NYSE:CAT) - Fiscal Standard
06/19/16 07:42 AMNew phone, clothing line redefine Caterpillar abroad
06/18/16 02:55 PMCaterpillar Inc. (CAT) Closes 1.25% Up on the Day for June 17 - Equities.com
06/18/16 07:46 AMCaterpillar Beautifies Glen Oak Park
06/18/16 07:46 AMCaterpillar Inc. (CAT) Closes 1.25% Up on the Day for June 17
06/18/16 07:46 AMCaterpillar Inc. Files Forms 4
06/17/16 02:58 PM4 Catalysts To Push Caterpillar Higher - Seeking Alpha
06/17/16 02:58 PMCaterpillar Inc. (CAT) Closes 0.11% Down on the Day for June 16 - Equities.com
About Caterpillar

Caterpillar logoCaterpillar Inc. is a manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. The Company operates through its three product segments: Resource Industries, Construction Industries, and Energy & Transportation. It also provides financing and related services through its Financial Products segment. Its Construction Industries segment provides machinery for infrastructure and building construction applications. Its Resource Industries segment offers machinery for mine and quarry applications. Its Energy & Transportation segment offers reciprocating engines, generator sets, gas turbines and turbine-related services, diesel-electric locomotives and other rail-related products and services. Its Financial Products segment conducts its business through Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation (Cat Financial). Cat Financial provides retail and wholesale financing alternatives for Caterpillar products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Goods
  • Industry: Farm & Construction Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: Construction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CAT
  • CUSIP: 14912310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $73.03
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $73.58
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $70.54
  • P/E Ratio: 38.42
  • P/E Growth: -17.48
  • Market Cap: $42.64B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.54 EPS
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Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) Chart for Saturday, June, 25, 2016


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