|Bid||137.51 x 900|
|Ask||137.90 x 800|
|Day's Range||137.90 - 140.88|
|52 Week Range||105.11 - 173.24|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||37.32|
|Earnings Date||Jul 30, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.44 (2.54%)|
|1y Target Est||170.83|
On July 9, Caterpillar (CAT) announced the appointment of Ogi Redzic as the vice president of the DES (Digital Enabled Solutions) division. Redzic will replace Julie Lagacy, who led the division for an interim period. The changes will be effective on July 30.
Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT) is an industrial giant. Founded in 1925, this industrial equipment maker has customers in more than 180 countries and more than 500 locations worldwide. The past decade wasn’t especially kind to CAT, since the global economic slump meant money was tight for the kinds of projects where Caterpillar’s equipment is usually deployed.
DEERFIELD, Ill., July 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) will release second-quarter 2018 financial results at 6:30 a.m. CDT on Monday, July 30. A real-time, listen-only teleconference and webcast of the quarterly results call that Caterpillar conducts with security analysts and institutional investors will begin at 10 a.m. CDT on Monday, July 30.
Why Did Caterpillar Increase Its Dividend? As of July 11, Caterpillar’s (CAT) dividend yield was 2.4%—the highest in the past three quarters. To calculate the current dividend yield, we have factored in that Caterpillar would be paying the new dividend rate for the remaining quarters in fiscal 2018. In comparison, Boeing (BA), Honeywell (HON), and General Electric (GE) have dividend yields of 2%, 2.06%, and 3.4%, respectively.
In the previous part, we discussed Caterpillar’s (CAT) latest dividend and dividend growth. In this part, we’ll analyze how Caterpillar’s free cash flows are supporting the dividend growth.
Why Did Caterpillar Increase Its Dividend? For the fiscal third quarter, Caterpillar (CAT) declared a regular cash dividend for its common equity shareholders. To be eligible for this dividend, investors should hold Caterpillar shares at the end of July 20 in the company’s record book.
Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) faces a crossroads. Its recovery from the slump in the energy industry faces a huge potential interruption as a trade war with China escalates. CAT stock has fallen by more than 20% since January partially because of trade war threats.
But on a day like today, where the market got crushed because of President Trump's decision to review tariffs on $200 billion more of Chinese exports, I think about that iconic line spoken with perfect ennui by Claude Rains and I recognize that it might as well have been about rounding up the usual suspects in this market that get bought and sold on every new flare-up in the trade war between President Trump and China, or pretty much everyone else for that matter.
Wall Street was lower at midday on Wednesday, joining a global share market sell-off as investors recoiled from the Trump administration’s plans to impose new tariffs on $200bn worth of Chinese imports. ...
U.S. stocks again moved higher on Tuesday as investors continue to bid up equities. After taking a look at some of today’s movers, here are our top stock trades for Wednesday.Top Stock Trades for Tomorrow #1: PepsiCo (PEP)
-- a stock that's also down 10% for the year and off 35 points from its high but is domestic in nature and has no China exposure. United Rentals is the direct way to play Friday's fantastic employment number, especially the rebound in construction and manufacturing. Unlike CAT or URI, Boeing's stock is up almost 16% year to date, although it's down 30 points from its high and that's all due to China.
Earnings out of Pepsi and the latest report on job openings and small business confidence will be highlights for investors on Tuesday.
U.S. stocks rose on Monday, giving the Dow and S&P 500 their biggest gains in more than a month, as bank shares jumped ahead of earnings reports later this week. Industrial, energy and consumer discretionary shares also rose sharply, while S&P utilities and telecommunications - among the market's recent outperformers - led percentage declines. The S&P banks index climbed 2.7 percent, registering its biggest daily percentage gain since March 26.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average enjoyed a triple-digit rally on Monday, that put the benchmark on track for a third straight advance and pushes it back in to positive territory for 2018. The Dow (DJIA) most recently, finished up 320 points, or 1.3%, at 24,776, which puts it above its close at the end of 2017 at 24,719.22, for a gain of 0.2% so far this year, according to the FactSet data.
MARKET PULSE The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished above its 50-day moving average on Monday, marking the first time the benchmark has drifted above its short-term trend line in nearly three weeks, highlighting some renewed optimism in U.
MARKET PULSE Caterpillar Inc.'s stock (cat) rallied 3.8% in afternoon trade Monday, to put it on track for the biggest gain in nine months, and enough to pace the Dow Jones Industrial Average's (djia) gainers, as investors set aside worries about trade to focus on recent upbeat economic data.
DEERFIELD, Ill. , July 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced that its board of directors has appointed Ogi Redzic as a vice president of the company. He will lead Caterpillar's ...
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