NYSE:CAT - Caterpillar Price Target & Analyst Ratings

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$123.39 -0.16 (-0.13 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 06:45 AM ET)
Previous Close$123.55
Today's Range$121.16 - $124.37
52-Week Range$112.06 - $173.24
Volume5.52 million shs
Average Volume5.42 million shs
Market Capitalization$72.91 billion
P/E Ratio17.93
Dividend Yield2.78%

Analyst Ratings

Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
28 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Caterpillar in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $158.1905, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 28.20%. The high price target for CAT is $200.00 and the low price target for CAT is $105.00. There are currently 1 sell rating, 10 hold ratings and 17 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.572.502.582.56
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
10 Hold Rating(s)
17 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
12 Hold Rating(s)
15 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
11 Hold Rating(s)
15 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
9 Hold Rating(s)
15 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $158.1905$157.8095$173.20$173.1429
Price Target Upside: 28.20% upside37.17% upside22.34% upside11.91% upside

Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT)

Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
12/9/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetNeutral ➝ Buy$140.00 ➝ $163.00LowView Rating Details
12/3/2018Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetBuy$171.00LowView Rating Details
11/15/2018UBS GroupSet Price TargetBuy$160.00MediumView Rating Details
10/29/2018Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$168.00 ➝ $142.00MediumView Rating Details
10/25/2018Daiwa Capital MarketsSet Price TargetHold$120.00LowView Rating Details
10/24/2018DZ BankUpgradeHold$127.00 ➝ $119.00HighView Rating Details
10/24/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingHoldHighView Rating Details
10/24/2018Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$155.00 ➝ $130.00HighView Rating Details
10/24/2018Morgan StanleySet Price TargetBuy$169.00HighView Rating Details
10/24/2018MacquarieSet Price TargetSell$105.00HighView Rating Details
10/24/2018Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetMarket Perform$142.00HighView Rating Details
10/24/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$210.00 ➝ $183.00HighView Rating Details
10/24/2018CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$175.00 ➝ $160.00HighView Rating Details
10/24/2018Deutsche BankSet Price TargetBuy$177.00HighView Rating Details
10/24/2018Wells Fargo & CoSet Price TargetBuy$180.00 ➝ $145.00HighView Rating Details
10/23/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetBuy$188.00HighView Rating Details
10/23/2018OppenheimerReiterated RatingHoldHighView Rating Details
10/19/2018Cleveland ResearchReiterated RatingHoldLowView Rating Details
9/21/2018OTR GlobalDowngradePositiveLowView Rating Details
9/7/2018CIBCInitiated CoverageMarket Perform ➝ Market PerformLowView Rating Details
8/17/2018Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
8/13/2018ArgusLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$185.00 ➝ $165.00LowView Rating Details
7/31/2018BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$195.00 ➝ $185.00HighView Rating Details
7/30/2018William BlairReiterated RatingHoldHighView Rating Details
7/16/2018Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeConviction-Buy ➝ BuyLowView Rating Details
4/25/2018Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$173.00LowView Rating Details
4/11/2018Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$170.00LowView Rating Details
1/18/2018Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$200.00LowView Rating Details
8/3/2017Atlantic SecuritiesUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$85.00 ➝ $115.00LowView Rating Details
7/26/2017Axiom SecuritiesReiterated RatingSellLowView Rating Details
4/27/2017Raymond JamesUpgradeBuy$55.00LowView Rating Details
2/16/2017Evercore ISIUpgradeHold ➝ BuyN/AView Rating Details
1/26/2017Standpoint ResearchDowngradeHold ➝ SellN/AView Rating Details
1/25/2017Longbow ResearchReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
1/10/2017CLSAReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 12/11/2016 forward)
This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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