CAT - Caterpillar Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
123.24
-0.15 (-0.12%)
At close: 4:00PM EST
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Previous Close123.39
Open127.18
Bid122.31 x 900
Ask126.34 x 1400
Day's Range122.25 - 127.98
52 Week Range112.06 - 173.24
Volume4,449,915
Avg. Volume6,357,451
Market Cap72.725B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.85
PE Ratio (TTM)19.59
EPS (TTM)6.29
Earnings DateJan 28, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield3.44 (2.78%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-10-19
1y Target Est156.33
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    American City Business Journals21 hours ago

    Caterpillar to lay off 285 employees

    Caterpillar will lay off 285 people at its Joliet plant beginning in January, with layoffs running through June.

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  • Benzinga4 days ago

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    Fearful Investors Have Punished Caterpillar Stock, but its Prospects Are Bright

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  • PR Newswire6 days ago

    Caterpillar Recommends Shareholders Reject Below-Market Mini Tender Offer by Baker Mills

    DEERFIELD, Ill., Dec. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) received notice of an unsolicited mini-tender offer by Baker Mills LLC to purchase up to 35,000 Caterpillar common shares, representing approximately 0.005 percent of the company's outstanding shares. Baker Mills' offer price of $98.00 per share in cash is approximately 20 percent lower than the $122.32 closing price of Caterpillar common shares on November 23, 2018, the last closing price prior to commencement of the offer. Caterpillar does not endorse Baker Mills' unsolicited mini-tender offer and recommends shareholders do not tender their shares because the offer is at a price significantly below the current market price of Caterpillar common shares. Caterpillar is not affiliated or associated in any way with Baker Mills, its mini-tender offer or the mini-tender offer documentation.

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    Stock Market News For Dec 6, 2018

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