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Caterpillar Inc (CAT)

CAT on New York Consolidated

113.92USD
18 Aug 2017
Change (% chg)

$0.78 (+0.69%)
Prev Close
$113.14
Open
$112.99
Day's High
$114.64
Day's Low
$112.69
Volume
3,875,693
Avg. Vol
4,567,321
52-wk High
$115.46
52-wk Low
$79.93

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Hold 1.23 December 18 Aug 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 3 3 4 4
(2) OUTPERFORM 6 4 5 5
(3) HOLD 11 13 13 13
(4) UNDERPERFORM 2 2 1 1
(5) SELL 0 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.55 2.74 2.58 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 10 10,636.90 11,159.40 10,139.60 9,634.99
Quarter Ending Dec-17 10 11,181.80 11,754.00 10,703.70 10,211.30
Year Ending Dec-17 11 42,951.60 43,814.50 41,996.30 39,592.30
Year Ending Dec-18 12 45,642.00 47,892.00 41,716.60 40,353.40
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 16 1.23 1.57 1.07 0.77
Quarter Ending Dec-17 16 1.25 1.49 1.10 0.92
Year Ending Dec-17 20 5.24 5.84 4.98 3.56
Year Ending Dec-18 21 6.56 7.60 5.05 4.24
LT Growth Rate (%) 3 25.43 40.32 5.00 5.18

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 10,636.90 10,627.70 9,735.95 9,648.88 9,634.99
Quarter Ending Dec-17 11,181.80 11,163.60 10,139.50 10,093.40 10,211.30
Year Ending Dec-17 42,951.60 42,950.00 40,495.50 40,254.10 39,592.30
Year Ending Dec-18 45,642.00 45,642.20 42,680.20 42,420.30 40,353.40
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.23 1.22 0.88 0.85 0.77
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.25 1.25 0.87 0.86 0.92
Year Ending Dec-17 5.24 5.23 4.22 4.13 3.56
Year Ending Dec-18 6.56 6.53 5.32 5.25 4.24

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Sep-17 0 0 9 0
Quarter Ending Dec-17 0 0 9 0
Year Ending Dec-17 1 0 10 0
Year Ending Dec-18 0 1 11 0
Earnings
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1 0 15 0
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1 0 15 0
Year Ending Dec-17 1 0 19 0
Year Ending Dec-18 1 0 20 0