|Bid||0.00 x 800|
|Ask||0.00 x 900|
|Day's Range||125.04 - 129.11|
|52 Week Range||112.06 - 173.24|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.85|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||20.01|
|Earnings Date||Jan 28, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.44 (2.78%)|
|1y Target Est||156.33|
Some people see optimism going into 2019 despite all the recent volatility. Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Brian Sozzi it all down.
Caterpillar Inc.’s chief executive Jim Umpleby has been named chairman of the machinery giant’s board as well, cementing his leadership nearly two year into his tenure. The move reverses Caterpillar’s decision to split the CEO and chairman positions last year. Corporate governance experts say that having a separate chief executive and board leader can improve oversight and decision-making for many companies.
(Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc (CAT.N) said on Thursday Chief Executive Officer Jim Umpleby would take on the additional role of chairman, effective immediately. Umpleby, a member of the board and CEO since ...
Umpleby, a member of the board and CEO since Jan. 1, 2017, is widely credited for pulling the company out of its longest downturn - from 2012 to 2016 - when sales dropped more than 40 percent. Under his leadership, the company has been focusing on improving operational efficiency - squeezing more production from its factories and buying more of what it needs from outside suppliers on a just-in-time basis. Dave Calhoun, who has served as non-executive chairman since last year, will remain on the board as presiding director, the company said.
In today's stock market, Procter & Gamble and Caterpillar were top gainers in the Dow Jones. PayPal and Tesla buoyed the Nasdaq 100.
DEERFIELD, Ill. , Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) elected Jim Umpleby , the company's Chief Executive Officer, to the additional position of Chairman ...
United Rentals (URI) shares rose 6.3% on December 12 after the company reaffirmed its guidance for 2018 and provided an optimistic outlook for 2019. The shares also got a boost from the announcement that the company will resume its share repurchase program.
Shares of Boeing (BA) and Caterpillar (CAT) have fallen victim to the larger market selloff over the last three months. With that said, both Boeing and Caterpillar's fourth quarter and fiscal 2019 outlooks appear strong.
Investing.com - The Dow rallied, but closed well below its session highs Wednesday, even as positive news on U.S. and China trade raised hopes that both nations may be able to find a way to resolve their bitter dispute.
DEERFIELD, Ill. , Dec. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) voted today to maintain the quarterly cash dividend of eighty-six cents ($0.86) per share of common ...
Andy Agg, the interim chief financial officer of UK infrastructure operator National Grid will take on the position on a permanent basis from next year. Mr Agg has held the role on an interim basis since his predecessor Andrew Bonfield left in July to take up a position as CFO of US construction equipment manufacturer Caterpillar. “Andy has done a great job since stepping into the role on an interim basis in July and I am personally delighted that he has now been formally appointed to the role,” said John Pettigrew, National Grid chief executive.
The truce trade deal between the US (SPY) and China (FXI) seems to be causing more harm than good to the markets at the moment. As we’ve already discussed in the previous parts of this series, the markets lost more than double the gains they made on the truce deal. The contradictory claims from within the White House is now causing more damage to markets.
President Trump seems to be fixated on equity markets. On December 31, 2017, in response to a Fox Business article, Trump tweeted, “If the Dems (Crooked Hillary) got elected, your stocks would be down 50% from values on Election Day. Trump has always been quite quick to take credit for the stock market’s gains.
This weekend's Barron's cover story takes a look how subscriptions are changing corporate America. Other featured articles examine what a subscription model could mean for the iPhone maker and what to ...
Caterpillar’s earnings prospects are up, but stock of the construction-and-mining equipment maker is way down