Cabot Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:CBT)

About Cabot Corp.

Cabot Corp. logoCabot Corporation (Cabot) is a global specialty chemicals and performance materials company. The Company's principal products are rubber and specialty grade carbon blacks, fumed metal oxides, activated carbon, inkjet colorants, aerogel and cesium formate drilling fluids. The Company operates through four segments: Reinforcement Materials, Performance Chemicals, Purification Solutions and Specialty Fluids. The Reinforcement Materials segment includes rubber blacks products, which are used in tires and industrial products. The Company's Performance Chemicals consists of two businesses: Specialty Carbons and Formulations business, and Metal Oxides business. The Purification Solutions segment includes activated carbon products, which are used as either a colorant or a decolorizing agent in the production of products for food and beverage applications. The Company's Specialty Fluids segment produces and markets cesium formate as a drilling and completion fluid.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Commodity Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CBT
  • CUSIP: 12705510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $49.89
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $49.27
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $47.27
  • 52-Week Range: $30.70 - $52.53
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.91
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.16
  • P/E Growth: 1.18
  • Market Cap: $3.11B
  • Outstanding Shares: 62,377,000
  • Beta: 1.64
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cabot Corp. (NYSE:CBT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: $52.00 (4.29% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Cabot Corp. (NYSE:CBT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/12/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$48.00 -> $52.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$51.00View Rating Details
3/14/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$45.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details
12/9/2015BB&T Corp.Initiated CoverageBuy$55.00View Rating Details
11/4/2015Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$52.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details
3/16/2015Needham & Company LLCDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
12/5/2014Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/31/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Cabot Corp. (NYSE:CBT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/27/2016Q316$0.93$0.93$611.73 million$621.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q216$0.77$0.70$647.48 million$568.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/1/2016Q116$0.52$0.51$704.75 million$603.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q415$0.66$0.78$707.80 million$672.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q315$0.74$0.64$774.90 million$694.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q215$0.63$0.53$823.00 million$694.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q115$0.66$0.80$863.67 million$812.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q414$0.83$0.85$933.33 million$911.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q314$0.91$0.88$943.70 million$940.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q214$0.85$0.83$910.00 million$898.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q114$0.71$0.86$854.67 million$899.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q413$0.79$0.78$880.00 million$898.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q3 2013$0.91$0.84$931.00 million$903.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q2 2013$0.69$0.63$887.33 million$842.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2013Q1 2013$0.77$0.66$864.00 million$820.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2012$0.76$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$1.00$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.79$0.96ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2012$0.56$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.74$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.75$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2011$0.67$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cabot Corp. (NYSE:CBT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.07 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.52 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 201611$0.67$0.88$0.78
Q2 201612$0.86$1.02$0.97
Q3 20165$0.85$1.01$0.92
Q4 20164$0.91$0.95$0.93
Q1 20171$0.97$0.97$0.97
Q2 20171$0.98$0.98$0.98
Q3 20171$0.93$0.93$0.93
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Cabot Corp. (NYSE:CBT)
Annual Dividend:$1.20
Dividend Yield:2.41%
Dividend Growth:4.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:54.30% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
39.09% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
34.09% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Cabot Corp. (NYSE:CBT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Cabot Corp. (NYSE:CBT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/30/2016Nicholas S CrossInsiderSell21,584$50.56$1,091,287.04View SEC Filing  
8/25/2016Patrick M PrevostDirectorSell47,800$49.59$2,370,402.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Brian A BerubeSVPSell16,489$49.90$822,801.10View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Eduardo E CordeiroInsiderSell27,073$49.98$1,353,108.54View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Patrick M PrevostDirectorSell2,200$50.21$110,462.00View SEC Filing  
7/28/2016James Patrick KellyVPSell2,500$50.95$127,375.00View SEC Filing  
7/12/2016James Patrick KellyVPSell2,500$48.95$122,375.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Patrick M PrevostDirectorSell60,000$46.30$2,778,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016James Patrick KellyVPSell12,225$47.05$575,186.25View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Patrick M PrevostCEOSell60,000$44.98$2,698,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Ronaldo H SchmitzDirectorSell5,000$46.85$234,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Patrick M PrevostCEOSell30,000$47.08$1,412,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Lydia W ThomasDirectorSell4,496$46.16$207,535.36View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014David A MillerEVPSell8,000$47.19$377,520.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014David A MillerEVPSell3,493$53.67$187,469.31View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Roderick MacleodDirectorSell57,800$59.51$3,439,678.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Patrick M PrevostCEOSell15,000$59.32$889,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Sean D KeohaneSVPSell25,200$59.33$1,495,116.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Patrick M PrevostCEOSell15,000$56.28$844,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014David MillerEVPSell3,494$58.61$204,783.34View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014Patrick PrevostCEOSell15,000$56.61$849,150.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Patrick PrevostCEOSell15,000$59.22$888,300.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Brian BerubeSVPSell12,500$55.17$689,625.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Eduardo CordeiroCFOSell33,622$55.04$1,850,554.88View SEC Filing  
2/13/2014Patrick PrevostCEOSell15,000$50.16$752,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Patrick PrevostCEOSell47,054$49.30$2,319,762.20View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Sean KeohaneSVPSell25,000$48.74$1,218,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Brian BerubeSVPSell10,445$48.49$506,478.05View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Eduardo CordeiroCFOSell48,753$48.23$2,351,357.19View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013David MillerEVPSell3,494$47.86$167,222.84View SEC Filing  
11/11/2013James Patrick KellyVPSell2,500$47.75$119,375.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013James Patrick KellyVPSell7,500$46.58$349,350.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2013Brian BerubeSVPSell23,000$42.07$967,610.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2013Patrick PrevostCEOSell12,000$42.80$513,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2013Sean KeohaneSVPSell25,000$42.56$1,064,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Cabot Corp. (NYSE:CBT)
DateHeadline logoCabot Corporation to Introduce Reinforcing Materials for Weather Stripping Applications in Asia (NYSE:CBT) - August 30 at 11:58 AM logoNew Strong Sell Stocks for August 30th (NYSE:CBT) - August 30 at 11:58 AM logoInsiders Selling, Short Interest Growing Cabot Corporation Common Stock (NYSE:CBT) (NYSE:CBT) - August 26 at 4:18 PM logoCabot Corporation: Peak Of The Cycle? (NYSE:CBT) - August 25 at 8:58 AM logoNew Strong Sell Stocks for August 22nd (NYSE:CBT) - August 22 at 8:52 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Cabot Corp. : August 16, 2016 (NYSE:CBT) - August 16 at 4:10 PM logoCABOT CORP Financials (NYSE:CBT) - August 12 at 4:05 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Cabot Corp. : August 5, 2016 (NYSE:CBT) - August 5 at 4:08 PM logoCABOT CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:CBT) - August 4 at 9:49 PM logoCabot Corp. :CBT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : August 3, 2016 (NYSE:CBT) - August 3 at 4:09 PM logoCabot downgraded by SunTrust (NYSE:CBT) - August 2 at 4:14 PM logoCabot Corporation to Present at the Jefferies Global Industrials Conference (NYSE:CBT) - August 2 at 8:55 AM
News IconCabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) Analysts Recommendations and Insider Trading (NYSE:CBT) - August 2 at 8:55 AM logoCabot Corporation Names New Vice President of Investor Relations (NYSE:CBT) - July 28 at 5:00 PM logoCabot Corp Earnings Call scheduled for 2:00 pm ET today (NYSE:CBT) - July 28 at 2:00 PM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Cabot Corp Q3 Earnings Report (NYSE:CBT) - July 28 at 12:52 PM logoCabot beats 3Q profit forecasts (NYSE:CBT) - July 27 at 7:08 PM logoCabot Oil & Gas declares $0.02 dividend (NYSE:CBT) - July 27 at 5:33 PM logoQ3 2016 Cabot Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:CBT) - July 27 at 7:07 AM logoChemical Stocks Earnings on Jul 27: CBT, FOE, HUN, NEU, KWR (NYSE:CBT) - July 26 at 9:43 AM logoWill Cabot Corp. (CBT) Disappoint Estimates in Q3 Earnings? (NYSE:CBT) - July 25 at 6:19 PM logoCabot: The Ship Is Leaving Port... Are You In Yet? (NYSE:CBT) - July 13 at 12:09 PM
News IconWhich Way Do US Stock Markets Go From Here? - Cabot Wealth Advisory (NYSE:CBT) - July 12 at 7:13 PM logoCabot Corporation to Announce Third Quarter 2016 Operating Results (NYSE:CBT) - July 11 at 10:13 AM logoCabot Corporation Board Declares Dividend (NYSE:CBT) - July 8 at 4:51 PM logoCabot Oil inks 10-year deal to supply Pennsylvania power plant (NYSE:CBT) - July 5 at 3:13 PM logoWatch These 7 Huge Call Purchases In Tuesday Trade (NYSE:CBT) - July 5 at 1:59 AM logoCabot Corporation Increases Prices for Specialty Carbons Globally (NYSE:CBT) - June 30 at 3:21 AM
News IconEquity Research and Technical Review on Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) - Press Telegraph (NYSE:CBT) - June 24 at 11:55 AM
News IconCovering the Bases on Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT): Where is the Stock Going? - Press Telegraph (NYSE:CBT) - June 24 at 11:55 AM logoNew Broker Ratings For Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) - FTSE News (NYSE:CBT) - June 24 at 11:55 AM logoCabot Corporation Releases 2015 Sustainability Report Update (NYSE:CBT) - June 23 at 9:49 AM logoCabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) Delights Investors With Dividend Of $0.3 - Stocks Daily (NYSE:CBT) - June 22 at 4:12 PM logoCabot Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CBT-US : June 21, 2016 (NYSE:CBT) - June 21 at 8:16 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Cabot Corp. : June 20, 2016 (NYSE:CBT) - June 20 at 2:09 PM logoCabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) Dividend Trend Analysis - Stocks Daily (NYSE:CBT) - June 15 at 4:08 PM logoCabot Corporation to Open New Asia Technology Center in Shanghai (NYSE:CBT) - June 14 at 9:59 AM logoAnalysts' Actions -- Cabot, Cognex, Masco, Vonage and More (NYSE:CBT) - June 14 at 8:12 AM logoCabot Corporation to Increase Prices in North America for Carbon Black Used in Industrial Rubber Products and Tire Applications (NYSE:CBT) - June 13 at 4:19 PM logoCabot Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:CBT) : June 8, 2016 (NYSE:CBT) - June 8 at 1:37 PM logoCabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News (NYSE:CBT) - June 8 at 12:37 PM logoCABOT CORPORATION (NYSE:CBT) Financial Condition Compared to S&P 500 - CML News (NYSE:CBT) - June 8 at 12:37 PM logoCabot Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CBT-US : June 7, 2016 (NYSE:CBT) - June 7 at 8:08 AM logoCabot Larger Than S&P 500 Component Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CBT) - June 4 at 12:37 PM
News IconStock Review and Earnings Check on Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) - HNN (NYSE:CBT) - June 1 at 12:40 PM logoCabot Corp(NYSE:CBT) Declares Dividend of $0.3000. - Trade Calls (NYSE:CBT) - June 1 at 12:40 PM logoManagement Changes and Expanded Field Test with T&T - 1 June 2016 (NYSE:CBT) - May 31 at 7:23 PM
News IconPerformance at a Glance on Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) - HNN (NYSE:CBT) - May 30 at 12:13 PM
News IconSunTrust Research Analysts Increase Earnings Estimates for Cabot Corp (CBT) - Let Me Know About This (NYSE:CBT) - May 30 at 12:13 PM logoCabot Norit Activated Carbon to Showcase Activated Carbon Products at IFAT 2016 (NYSE:CBT) - May 30 at 3:00 AM


Cabot Corp. (NYSE:CBT) Chart for Wednesday, August, 31, 2016

Last Updated on 8/31/2016 by Staff