CAT - Caterpillar Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
124.27
-0.20 (-0.16%)
At close: 4:00PM EST
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Previous Close124.47
Open125.87
Bid122.39 x 800
Ask126.74 x 3200
Day's Range123.60 - 128.75
52 Week Range112.06 - 173.24
Volume5,377,858
Avg. Volume6,408,810
Market Cap73.333B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.85
PE Ratio (TTM)19.75
EPS (TTM)6.29
Earnings DateJan 28, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield3.44 (2.71%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-01-18
1y Target Est156.10
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
  • Caterpillar Announces Officer Changes
    PR Newswire9 hours ago

    Caterpillar Announces Officer Changes

    DEERFIELD, Ill. , Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today that Zach Kauk , vice president of the Excavation Division, is leaving the company to pursue other opportunities. ...

  • Moody's12 hours ago

    Ferreycorp S.A.A. -- Moody's affirms Ferreycorp's Ba1 ratings, stable outlook

    Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") affirmed Ferreycorp S.A.A. (Ferreycorp)'s Ba1 corporate family rating and the Ba1 rating on its 4.875% USD 300M Senior Guaranteed Notes due 2020. The affirmation of Ferreycorp's Ba1 ratings reflect the company's solid credit profile and its long track record of stable operating performance, as evidenced by the company's well-balanced business between new unit sales and spare parts and services. The ratings are supported by the company's status as Caterpillar Inc.'s (CAT, rated A3, stable) sole distributor in Peru, Guatemala, El Salvador and Belize, which has helped the company to maintain its leading market positions in the construction and mining segments.

  • Time to Buy BA Stock on the Cheap After Boeing Dividend Hike?
    Zacks15 hours ago

    Time to Buy BA Stock on the Cheap After Boeing Dividend Hike?

    Shares of Boeing (BA) surged over 4% Tuesday morning after it announced that it raised its quarterly dividend by 20% and increased its share repurchase plan. This is clearly great news for Boeing investors. But Boeing also currently boasts other strong fundamentals that make it look like a "cheap" buy heading into 2019.

  • GlobeNewswire22 hours ago

    Recent Analysis Shows MTS, Columbia Sportswear, First Data, Boingo Wireless, Lannett, and Caterpillar Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth

    NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • Caterpillar (CAT) Stock Moves -1.81%: What You Should Know
    Zacksyesterday

    Caterpillar (CAT) Stock Moves -1.81%: What You Should Know

    In the latest trading session, Caterpillar (CAT) closed at $124.47, marking a -1.81% move from the previous day.

  • Barrons.com4 days ago

    Top 10 Stock Picks for 2019

    S&P 500 companies are poised to deliver a 22% gain in earnings this year, leaving the benchmark index trading at 15 times forward earnings. For investors looking to next year, an important issue is whether to go with defensive stocks (utilities, real estate investment trusts, health-care companies, and consumer staples), economically sensitive issues (banks, retailers, and industrials), or growth stocks (mostly in technology). Value managers see some of the best opportunities in years, and most of our stock picks trade for 10 times forward earnings or less.

  • It's Time to Take a Look at Caterpillar
    GuruFocus.com4 days ago

    It's Time to Take a Look at Caterpillar

    Back in January, when trade tensions between China and the U.S. seemed to be moving out of the bluster phase and into the realm of possible imposition of tariffs, the stock of Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) served as a bellwether for deteriorating investor sentiment concerning resolution of the trade issues and its impact on U.S. heavy equipment and manufacturing companies. After news of any deterioration -- either real or imagined -- in the trade relationship, Caterpillar stock would predictably drop in response. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 2 Warning Signs with CAT.

  • Caterpillar Announces New Responsibilities for Officers and Appointment of New Vice President
    PR Newswire5 days ago

    Caterpillar Announces New Responsibilities for Officers and Appointment of New Vice President

    DEERFIELD, Ill., Dec. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) today announced several changes in responsibilities for current vice presidents. Caterpillar's Services, Distribution and Digital (SD&D) segment is restructuring its distribution divisions to better serve its global customer and dealer base. Raymond Chan, who was first named a vice president in 2015 and currently has responsibility for the Asia Pacific, CIS, Africa & Middle East Distribution Services Division, will now oversee the Asia Pacific Distribution Services Division.

  • Stock Market News For Dec 14, 2018
    Zacks5 days ago

    Stock Market News For Dec 14, 2018

    Markets closed mostly lower on Thursday, with stocks moving in and out of positive territory, as investors continued to worry over the lack of clarity and progress in U.S.-China trade talks.

  • Caterpillar gives its CEO the role of board chairman as well
    American City Business Journals5 days ago

    Caterpillar gives its CEO the role of board chairman as well

    Jim Umpleby has served as Caterpillar's CEO since March 2017; he now serves as the company's board chairman as well.

  • Zacks5 days ago

    Caterpillar November Sales Up 16%, Lowest So Far This Year

    Despite the recent drop in sales growth, Caterpillar (CAT) will benefit from strong order rates and an increasing backlog through the rest of 2018.

  • The Wall Street Journal5 days ago

    [$$] Caterpillar Puts CEO Back in Charge of Board

    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.

  • Caterpillar CEO Jim Umpleby to take on chairman role
    Reuters5 days ago

    Caterpillar CEO Jim Umpleby to take on chairman role

    (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 ...

  • Caterpillar CEO Jim Umpleby adds chairman role
    Reuters5 days ago

    Caterpillar CEO Jim Umpleby adds chairman role

    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.

  • Today's Stock Market: P&G Leads Dow Jones; Tesla, PayPal Buoy Nasdaq 100
    Investor's Business Daily6 days ago

    Today's Stock Market: P&G Leads Dow Jones; Tesla, PayPal Buoy Nasdaq 100

    In today's stock market, Procter & Gamble and Caterpillar were top gainers in the Dow Jones. PayPal and Tesla buoyed the Nasdaq 100.

  • Zacks Earnings Trends Highlights: Caterpillar, Honeywell and 3M
    Zacks6 days ago

    Zacks Earnings Trends Highlights: Caterpillar, Honeywell and 3M

    Zacks Earnings Trends Highlights: Caterpillar, Honeywell and 3M

  • Caterpillar Board of Directors Elects CEO Jim Umpleby as Chairman; Elects Dave Calhoun as Presiding Director
    PR Newswire6 days ago

    Caterpillar Board of Directors Elects CEO Jim Umpleby as Chairman; Elects Dave Calhoun as Presiding Director

    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 Rose Due to Optimistic Outlook, Share Buybacks
    Market Realist6 days ago

    United Rentals Rose Due to Optimistic Outlook, Share Buybacks

    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.

  • Zacks6 days ago

    Better Buy Heading into 2019: Boeing (BA) vs. Caterpillar (CAT) Stock

    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.com6 days ago

    Stocks - Dow Posts Triple-Digital Gain on Signs of Trade Progress

    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.

  • PR Newswire7 days ago

    Caterpillar Inc. Maintains Dividend

    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 ...

  • Financial Times7 days ago

    [$$] National Grid makes interim CFO permanent

    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.

  • Caterpillar to lay off 285 employees
    American City Business Journals8 days 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.