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Caterpillar Inc (CAT)

CAT on New York Consolidated

95.53USD
9 Dec 2016
Change (% chg)

$-0.74 (-0.77%)
Prev Close
$96.27
Open
$96.23
Day's High
$96.30
Day's Low
$95.19
Volume
6,550,220
Avg. Vol
4,740,984
52-wk High
$97.40
52-wk Low
$56.36

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Hold 0.67 December 9 Dec 2016

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 2 2 2 2
(2) OUTPERFORM 2 2 1 1
(3) HOLD 16 16 17 17
(4) UNDERPERFORM 3 4 4 4
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.96 3.00 3.04 3.04

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 Dec-16 14 9,896.52 10,490.00 9,256.70 11,283.30
Quarter Ending Mar-17 8 9,072.52 9,549.17 8,561.78 11,568.00
Year Ending Dec-16 18 38,792.20 40,022.00 37,510.00 44,144.10
Year Ending Dec-17 18 38,155.70 40,512.20 34,953.70 44,837.70
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-16 18 0.67 0.75 0.53 0.75
Quarter Ending Mar-17 9 0.62 0.73 0.52 1.42
Year Ending Dec-16 18 3.26 3.33 3.15 3.68
Year Ending Dec-17 20 3.14 3.50 2.85 4.21
LT Growth Rate (%) 4 8.52 15.00 5.00 3.51

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 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
Quarter Ending Mar-16 9,446.30 9,461.00 14.70 0.16
Quarter Ending Dec-15 11,426.00 11,030.00 395.97 3.47
Quarter Ending Sep-15 11,246.80 10,962.00 284.78 2.53
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-16 0.76 0.85 0.09 12.42
Quarter Ending Jun-16 0.96 1.09 0.13 13.64
Quarter Ending Mar-16 0.68 0.67 0.01 0.98
Quarter Ending Dec-15 0.69 0.74 0.05 7.39
Quarter Ending Sep-15 0.78 0.75 0.03 4.28

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 Dec-16 9,896.52 9,899.87 9,899.94 10,432.40 11,283.30
Quarter Ending Mar-17 9,072.52 9,058.80 9,072.34 9,470.49 11,568.00
Year Ending Dec-16 38,792.20 38,794.80 38,794.90 40,099.40 44,144.10
Year Ending Dec-17 38,155.70 38,207.60 38,210.80 39,746.50 44,837.70
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0.67 0.67 0.67 1.02 0.75
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.62 0.65 0.66 0.74 1.42
Year Ending Dec-16 3.26 3.26 3.26 3.53 3.68
Year Ending Dec-17 3.14 3.25 3.29 3.60 4.21

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-16 1 2 1 2
Quarter Ending Mar-17 2 0 2 1
Year Ending Dec-16 1 2 1 2
Year Ending Dec-17 2 2 2 3
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-16 0 0 0 2
Quarter Ending Mar-17 1 3 1 4
Year Ending Dec-16 0 1 0 1
Year Ending Dec-17 1 6 2 9