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Caterpillar Inc (CAT.N)

CAT.N on New York Stock Exchange

152.76USD
19 Sep 2018
Change (% chg)

$3.69 (+2.48%)
Prev Close
$149.07
Open
$149.76
Day's High
$153.11
Day's Low
$149.39
Volume
1,529,830
Avg. Vol
954,341
52-wk High
$173.18
52-wk Low
$123.62

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 2.83 December 20 Sep 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 7 6 6 6
(2) OUTPERFORM 9 9 9 9
(3) HOLD 11 10 9 9
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.31 2.33 2.31 2.31

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 Sep-18 17 13,140.70 13,647.00 12,454.80 11,075.30
Quarter Ending Dec-18 16 14,277.50 15,258.30 13,483.00 11,597.10
Year Ending Dec-18 19 54,164.70 55,671.10 51,480.00 45,943.60
Year Ending Dec-19 19 58,508.00 61,822.00 51,953.50 47,414.30
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 22 2.83 2.98 2.68 1.51
Quarter Ending Dec-18 22 2.99 3.25 2.82 1.54
Year Ending Dec-18 25 11.66 12.20 11.33 6.62
Year Ending Dec-19 25 12.89 14.48 9.37 7.91
LT Growth Rate (%) 4 20.57 30.51 5.00 22.80

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 Jun-18 13,884.70 14,011.00 126.28 0.91
Quarter Ending Mar-18 12,020.80 12,859.00 838.21 6.97
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
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2.73 2.97 0.24 8.77
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2.13 2.82 0.69 32.61
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

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 Sep-18 13,140.70 13,140.70 13,117.60 12,804.90 11,075.30
Quarter Ending Dec-18 14,277.50 14,277.50 14,217.30 13,972.50 11,597.10
Year Ending Dec-18 54,164.70 54,164.70 54,079.60 53,645.70 45,943.60
Year Ending Dec-19 58,508.00 58,508.00 58,223.90 57,871.40 47,414.30
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2.83 2.83 2.83 2.62 1.51
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2.99 2.99 2.99 2.68 1.54
Year Ending Dec-18 11.66 11.66 11.66 10.86 6.62
Year Ending Dec-19 12.89 12.89 12.78 12.04 7.91

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Sep-18 0 0 0 0
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 2 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Sep-18 0 0 0 0
Quarter Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 0
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 1 0