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Caterpillar Inc (CAT.N)

CAT.N on New York Stock Exchange

153.25USD
20 Apr 2018
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1,297,027
52-wk High
$173.18
52-wk Low
$92.98

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 2.42 December 23 Apr 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 6 5 5 5
(2) OUTPERFORM 10 10 9 8
(3) HOLD 8 9 9 10
(4) UNDERPERFORM 2 2 2 2
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.33 2.41 2.42 2.46

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 Jun-18 13 13,251.70 13,794.00 12,545.00 10,618.50
Quarter Ending Sep-18 13 12,458.40 13,030.00 11,981.00 9,724.14
Year Ending Dec-18 14 51,360.70 53,376.00 49,615.00 40,368.50
Year Ending Dec-19 14 55,212.30 58,603.00 52,237.90 41,188.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 20 2.42 3.00 2.22 1.22
Quarter Ending Sep-18 20 2.35 2.54 2.17 1.09
Year Ending Dec-18 23 9.26 10.60 8.39 4.52
Year Ending Dec-19 24 10.62 12.53 9.10 5.50
LT Growth Rate (%) 3 15.33 24.29 5.00 13.95

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 Jun-18 13,251.70 13,170.40 13,153.50 13,152.00 10,618.50
Quarter Ending Sep-18 12,458.40 12,388.60 12,379.60 12,377.80 9,724.14
Year Ending Dec-18 51,360.70 50,994.90 50,893.40 50,953.20 40,368.50
Year Ending Dec-19 55,212.30 54,817.40 54,715.30 54,794.70 41,188.00
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2.42 2.41 2.40 2.41 1.22
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2.35 2.35 2.35 2.34 1.09
Year Ending Dec-18 9.26 9.19 9.17 9.15 4.52
Year Ending Dec-19 10.62 10.58 10.57 10.53 5.50

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2 0 4 0
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2 0 3 1
Year Ending Dec-18 3 0 5 0
Year Ending Dec-19 3 0 5 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Jun-18 3 0 6 1
Quarter Ending Sep-18 3 1 4 2
Year Ending Dec-18 6 0 9 1
Year Ending Dec-19 5 1 7 2