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Cabot Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:CBT)

$49.30
-0.04 (-0.08 %)
(As of 11/13/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$48.61
Now: $49.30
$49.47
50-Day Range
$42.48
MA: $45.29
$50.40
52-Week Range
$37.11
Now: $49.30
$50.90
Volume240,519 shs
Average Volume358,549 shs
Market Capitalization$2.85 billion
P/E Ratio12.61
Dividend Yield2.84%
Beta1.52
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, 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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous chemical products
Sub-IndustryCommodity Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP12705510
Phone617-345-0100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.34 billion
Cash Flow$6.46 per share
Book Value$19.63 per share

Profitability

Net Income$157 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,600
Market Cap$2.85 billion
Next Earnings Date2/3/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Cabot (NYSE:CBT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cabot's stock symbol?

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

How often does Cabot pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cabot?

Cabot declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 12th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 30th will be given a dividend of $0.35 per share on Friday, September 13th. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 29th. View Cabot's Dividend History.

How will Cabot's stock buyback program work?

Cabot declared that its board has initiated a stock buyback program on Monday, July 16th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $400,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 10.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Cabot's earnings last quarter?

Cabot Corp (NYSE:CBT) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 4th. The specialty chemicals company reported $1.05 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.11 by $0.06. The specialty chemicals company earned $827 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $849.44 million. Cabot had a net margin of 4.70% and a return on equity of 19.06%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 2.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.00 earnings per share. View Cabot's Earnings History.

When is Cabot's next earnings date?

Cabot is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 3rd 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Cabot.

What guidance has Cabot issued on next quarter's earnings?

Cabot issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Monday, November, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.60-4.10 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.30.

What price target have analysts set for CBT?

5 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Cabot's stock. Their forecasts range from $41.00 to $45.00. On average, they expect Cabot's stock price to reach $44.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for Cabot.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cabot?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cabot in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Cabot.

Has Cabot been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about CBT stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Cabot earned a daily sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Cabot.

Are investors shorting Cabot?

Cabot saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 820,400 shares, an increase of 19.0% from the September 15th total of 689,500 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 335,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.4 days. Approximately 1.4% of the company's shares are short sold. View Cabot's Current Options Chain.

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 Broadcom (AVGO), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Oracle (ORCL), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Adobe (ADBE), Gilead Sciences (GILD), AT&T (T), Micron Technology (MU) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Cabot's key executives?

Cabot's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Sean D. Keohane, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Ms. Erica McLaughlin, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 43)
  • Mr. Brian A. Berube, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 57)
  • Mr. Hobart C. Kalkstein, Sr. VP, Pres of Reinforcement Materials Segment & Pres of Americas Region (Age 49)
  • Mr. Patrick M. Prevost, Advisor & Director (Age 64)

Who are Cabot's major shareholders?

Cabot's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Strs Ohio (0.55%), Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (0.55%), Foundry Partners LLC (0.45%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.34%), Hillcrest Asset Management LLC (0.33%) and Rhumbline Advisers (0.25%). Company insiders that own Cabot stock include Brian A Berube, Gottberg Friedrich Von, Hobart Kalkstein, James Patrick Kelly, Michael M Morrow, Nicholas S Cross, Patrick M Prevost and Sean D Keohane. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cabot.

Which institutional investors are selling Cabot stock?

CBT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eastern Bank, Foster & Motley Inc., Keybank National Association OH, Hillcrest Asset Management LLC, Tower Research Capital LLC TRC , Rhumbline Advisers, Pacer Advisors Inc. and Comerica Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cabot.

Which institutional investors are buying Cabot stock?

CBT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strs Ohio, First Trust Advisors LP, Cambiar Investors LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Foundry Partners LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Zeke Capital Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cabot.

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 $49.30.

How big of a company is Cabot?

Cabot has a market capitalization of $2.85 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 4,600 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Cabot.

What is Cabot's official website?

The official website for Cabot is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Cabot (NYSE CBT)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  330 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  396 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  726
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cabot and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CBT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CBT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/13/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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