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Caterpillar Inc (CAT.N)

CAT.N on New York Stock Exchange

156.29USD
16 Feb 2018
Change (% chg)

$-3.69 (-2.31%)
Prev Close
$159.98
Open
$160.25
Day's High
$161.00
Day's Low
$156.10
Volume
1,277,723
Avg. Vol
1,130,630
52-wk High
$173.18
52-wk Low
$90.40

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 2.06 December 17 Feb 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 5 4 4 4
(2) OUTPERFORM 9 8 7 6
(3) HOLD 9 10 11 11
(4) UNDERPERFORM 2 2 2 2
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.42 2.52 2.56 2.58

Consensus Estimates Analysis

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 12 11,851.00 12,592.00 10,856.00 9,308.35
Quarter Ending Jun-18 12 13,152.00 13,639.00 12,545.00 10,372.10
Year Ending Dec-18 12 50,953.20 53,376.00 49,604.00 40,036.70
Year Ending Dec-19 12 54,794.70 58,603.00 52,237.90 41,705.20
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 18 2.06 2.38 1.87 0.75
Quarter Ending Jun-18 18 2.41 3.00 2.21 1.13
Year Ending Dec-18 22 9.09 10.60 7.83 4.37
Year Ending Dec-19 22 10.53 12.53 9.10 5.87
LT Growth Rate (%) 4 16.21 24.27 5.00 12.74

Historical Surprises

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Estimates vs Actual Estimate Actual Difference Surprise %
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 11,977.00 12,896.00 919.02 7.67
Quarter Ending Sep-17 10,649.00 11,413.00 763.98 7.17
Quarter Ending Jun-17 10,967.80 11,331.00 363.19 3.31
Quarter Ending Mar-17 9,271.04 9,822.00 550.96 5.94
Quarter Ending Dec-16 9,841.47 9,574.00 267.47 2.72
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.79 2.16 0.37 20.85
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.27 1.95 0.68 53.35
Quarter Ending Jun-17 1.25 1.49 0.24 19.25
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.62 1.28 0.66 105.26
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0.66 0.83 0.17 25.76

Consensus Estimates Trend

Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD)
Earnings and Dividend Figures in US Dollar (USD)
  Current 1 Week
Ago
1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
1 Year
Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 11,851.00 11,851.00 11,131.60 11,060.40 9,308.35
Quarter Ending Jun-18 13,152.00 13,152.00 12,271.80 12,158.30 10,372.10
Year Ending Dec-18 50,953.20 50,953.20 48,452.50 48,259.10 40,036.70
Year Ending Dec-19 54,794.70 54,794.70 52,151.10 51,790.60 41,705.20
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2.06 2.06 1.77 1.73 0.75
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2.41 2.41 2.15 2.09 1.13
Year Ending Dec-18 9.09 9.09 8.06 7.93 4.37
Year Ending Dec-19 10.53 10.53 9.42 9.25 5.87

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 7 0
Quarter Ending Jun-18 0 0 7 0
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 12 0
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 10 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Mar-18 0 0 12 0
Quarter Ending Jun-18 0 0 12 0
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 22 0
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 17 0