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Cabot Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.05 (+0.13 %)
(As of 10/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $38.01
50-Day Range
MA: $38.83
52-Week Range
Now: $38.01
Volume201,912 shs
Average Volume213,277 shs
Market Capitalization$2.15 billion
P/E Ratio33.94
Dividend Yield3.77%
Cabot Corporation operates as a specialty chemicals and performance materials company. The company offers rubber grade carbon blacks used in tires as a rubber reinforcing agent and performance additive, as well as in industrial products, such as hoses, belts, extruded profiles, and molded goods; and compounds of carbon black and rubber. It also provides specialty grades of carbon black used in inks, coatings, plastics, adhesives, toners, batteries, and displays applications; masterbatch and conductive compound products for use in automotive, industrial, packaging, infrastructure, agriculture, consumer products, and electronics industries; inkjet colorants used in the inkjet printing applications; fumed silica used in adhesives, sealants, cosmetics, batteries, inks, toners, silicone elastomers, coatings, polishing slurries, and pharmaceuticals; fumed alumina used in various products, including inkjet media, lighting, coatings, cosmetics, and polishing slurries; and aerogel, a hydrophobic, silica-based particle for use in various thermal insulation and specialty chemical applications. In addition, the company offers activated carbon products used for the purification of water, air, food and beverages, pharmaceuticals, and other liquids and gases; and activated carbon solutions for activated carbon injection in coal-fired utilities, mobile water filter units, and carbon reactivation services. Cabot Corporation sells its products primarily through distributors and sales representatives in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. Cabot Corporation was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.90 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous chemical products
Sub-IndustryCommodity Chemicals



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.34 billion
Cash Flow$6.74 per share
Book Value$19.63 per share


Net Income$157 million


Market Cap$2.15 billion
Next Earnings Date11/9/2020 (Confirmed)
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Cabot (NYSE:CBT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Cabot's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Cabot's stock was trading at $29.91 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CBT shares have increased by 27.1% and is now trading at $38.01.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Cabot?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cabot in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Cabot's next earnings date?

Cabot is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 9th 2020.
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How can I listen to Cabot's earnings call?

Cabot will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, November 9th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Cabot's earnings last quarter?

Cabot Co. (NYSE:CBT) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The specialty chemicals company reported ($0.07) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.08. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $518 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $525.22 million. Cabot had a net margin of 2.41% and a return on equity of 12.99%. Cabot's revenue was down 38.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $1.00 EPS.
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How often does Cabot pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cabot?

Cabot declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 10th. Investors of record on Friday, August 28th will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Friday, September 11th. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.68%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 27th.
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What price target have analysts set for CBT?

8 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Cabot's stock. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $50.00. On average, they anticipate Cabot's share price to reach $41.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.9% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Cabot?

Cabot saw a drop in short interest in September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totaling 913,900 shares, a drop of 19.8% from the September 15th total of 1,140,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 263,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.5 days. Currently, 1.7% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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Who are some of Cabot's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Cabot own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Cabot investors own include Pfizer (PFE), Broadcom (AVGO), Energy Transfer (ET), AT&T (T), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Coca-Cola (KO).

Who are Cabot's key executives?

Cabot's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Sean D. Keohane, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53, Pay $2.16M)
  • Ms. Erica J. McLaughlin, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 43, Pay $793.35k)
  • Ms. Karen A. Kalita, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 40, Pay $997.04k)
  • Mr. Hobart C. Kalkstein, Sr. VP, Pres of Reinforcement Materials Segment & Pres of Americas Region (Age 50, Pay $778.46k)
  • Ms. Lisa M. Dumont, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 46)

What is Cabot's stock symbol?

Cabot trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CBT."

Who are Cabot's major shareholders?

Cabot's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include LSV Asset Management (4.60%), Foundry Partners LLC (0.63%), Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (0.56%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.36%), Comerica Bank (0.22%) and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.11%).
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Which major investors are selling Cabot stock?

CBT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Foundry Partners LLC, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, and Foster & Motley Inc..
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Which major investors are buying Cabot stock?

CBT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pacer Advisors Inc., Ziegler Capital Management LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Riverbridge Partners LLC, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., and Integrated Investment Consultants LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Cabot?

Shares of CBT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Cabot's stock price today?

One share of CBT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.01.

How big of a company is Cabot?

Cabot has a market capitalization of $2.15 billion and generates $3.34 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $157 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.91 on an earnings per share basis. Cabot employs 4,500 workers across the globe.

What is Cabot's official website?

The official website for Cabot is www.cabot-corp.com.

How can I contact Cabot?

Cabot's mailing address is TWO SEAPORT LANE SUITE 1300, BOSTON MA, 02210. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 617-345-0100 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 10/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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