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Caterpillar Inc (CAT)

CAT on New York Consolidated

124.74USD
19 Sep 2017
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$124.93
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$80.33

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 1.24 December 20 Sep 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 4 3 3 4
(2) OUTPERFORM 6 6 4 5
(3) HOLD 11 11 13 13
(4) UNDERPERFORM 2 2 2 1
(5) SELL 0 0 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.48 2.55 2.74 2.58

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 Sep-17 12 10,628.20 11,159.40 10,222.80 9,799.99
Quarter Ending Dec-17 12 11,149.70 11,754.00 10,776.00 10,347.00
Year Ending Dec-17 11 42,922.60 43,814.50 42,183.10 39,736.10
Year Ending Dec-18 13 45,943.60 47,892.00 41,716.60 41,435.40
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 17 1.24 1.57 1.10 0.83
Quarter Ending Dec-17 17 1.25 1.49 1.10 0.95
Year Ending Dec-17 21 5.25 5.84 4.98 3.59
Year Ending Dec-18 22 6.62 7.60 5.05 4.38
LT Growth Rate (%) 3 25.40 40.32 5.00 2.92

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 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
Quarter Ending Sep-16 9,881.91 9,160.00 721.91 7.31
Quarter Ending Jun-16 10,114.60 10,342.00 227.36 2.25
Earnings (per share)
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
Quarter Ending Sep-16 0.76 0.85 0.09 12.42
Quarter Ending Jun-16 0.96 1.09 0.13 13.64

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 Sep-17 10,628.20 10,612.40 10,628.50 9,750.68 9,799.99
Quarter Ending Dec-17 11,149.70 11,132.10 11,164.50 10,157.80 10,347.00
Year Ending Dec-17 42,922.60 42,886.20 42,938.40 40,541.50 39,736.10
Year Ending Dec-18 45,943.60 45,664.50 45,642.00 42,733.60 41,435.40
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.24 1.22 1.23 0.89 0.83
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.25 1.25 1.25 0.89 0.95
Year Ending Dec-17 5.25 5.24 5.24 4.26 3.59
Year Ending Dec-18 6.62 6.56 6.56 5.39 4.38

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Sep-17 2 0 2 0
Quarter Ending Dec-17 2 0 2 0
Year Ending Dec-17 2 0 2 0
Year Ending Dec-18 2 0 2 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Sep-17 2 0 2 1
Quarter Ending Dec-17 2 0 2 1
Year Ending Dec-17 2 0 2 0
Year Ending Dec-18 1 1 1 2