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Caterpillar Inc (CAT)

CAT on New York Consolidated

92.15USD
24 Mar 2017
Change (% chg)

$-0.08 (-0.09%)
Prev Close
$92.23
Open
$92.24
Day's High
$93.24
Day's Low
$91.56
Volume
3,634,569
Avg. Vol
4,982,514
52-wk High
$99.46
52-wk Low
$69.04

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Hold 0.59 December 25 Mar 2017

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 3 3 2 2
(2) OUTPERFORM 5 6 4 4
(3) HOLD 13 13 16 16
(4) UNDERPERFORM 3 3 3 3
(5) SELL 1 1 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.76 2.73 2.88 2.88

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 Mar-17 12 9,113.05 9,418.62 8,835.00 9,852.52
Quarter Ending Jun-17 12 10,043.70 10,414.50 9,847.30 10,640.90
Year Ending Dec-17 16 37,879.10 39,446.70 36,598.40 40,509.60
Year Ending Dec-18 17 39,993.40 43,136.00 37,339.20 40,183.20
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-17 17 0.59 0.91 0.47 0.75
Quarter Ending Jun-17 17 0.90 1.10 0.77 1.08
Year Ending Dec-17 22 3.13 3.96 2.85 3.54
Year Ending Dec-18 23 4.42 5.71 3.80 4.07
LT Growth Rate (%) 5 13.52 33.56 5.00 -0.92

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 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
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
Earnings (per share)
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
Quarter Ending Mar-16 0.68 0.67 0.01 0.98
Quarter Ending Dec-15 0.69 0.74 0.05 7.39

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 Mar-17 9,113.05 9,113.05 9,078.61 9,004.02 9,852.52
Quarter Ending Jun-17 10,043.70 10,043.70 9,998.95 9,930.61 10,640.90
Year Ending Dec-17 37,879.10 37,879.10 37,858.10 38,086.50 40,509.60
Year Ending Dec-18 39,993.40 39,993.40 40,036.70 39,032.60 40,183.20
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0.59 0.59 0.59 0.63 0.75
Quarter Ending Jun-17 0.90 0.90 0.89 0.91 1.08
Year Ending Dec-17 3.13 3.13 3.07 3.07 3.54
Year Ending Dec-18 4.42 4.42 4.37 4.36 4.07

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0 0 0 1
Quarter Ending Jun-17 0 0 0 1
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 0 1
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 1
Earnings
Quarter Ending Mar-17 0 0 1 0
Quarter Ending Jun-17 0 0 1 0
Year Ending Dec-17 0 0 4 0
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 3 1

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