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Caterpillar Inc (CAT.N)

CAT.N on New York Stock Exchange

123.24USD
11 Dec 2018
Change (% chg)

$-0.15 (-0.12%)
Prev Close
$123.39
Open
$127.18
Day's High
$127.98
Day's Low
$122.25
Volume
863,114
Avg. Vol
1,319,963
52-wk High
$173.18
52-wk Low
$112.08

Consensus Recommendations

Consensus Recommendation Next Earnings (approx.) Company Fiscal Year
End Month
Last Updated
Outperform 2.98 December 11 Dec 2018

Analyst Recommendations and Revisions

1-5 Linear Scale Current 1 Month
Ago
2 Month
Ago
3 Month
Ago
(1) BUY 9 9 9 7
(2) OUTPERFORM 8 8 9 9
(3) HOLD 11 11 10 10
(4) UNDERPERFORM 1 1 1 1
(5) SELL 0 0 1 1
No Opinion 0 0 0 0
Mean Rating 2.14 2.14 2.20 2.29

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-18 16 14,337.10 14,968.00 13,956.70 12,419.20
Quarter Ending Mar-19 11 13,624.90 14,446.00 12,390.30 11,453.80
Year Ending Dec-18 19 54,736.20 55,348.00 54,157.00 47,995.50
Year Ending Dec-19 21 58,578.50 61,830.00 52,488.70 51,802.30
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 22 2.98 3.18 2.68 2.01
Quarter Ending Mar-19 13 3.00 3.19 2.26 1.85
Year Ending Dec-18 27 11.64 11.83 11.32 7.81
Year Ending Dec-19 28 12.80 14.10 9.61 9.10
LT Growth Rate (%) 4 21.01 29.79 5.00 24.83

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-18 13,285.80 13,510.00 224.22 1.69
Quarter Ending Jun-18 13,884.70 14,011.00 126.28 0.91
Quarter Ending Mar-18 12,020.80 12,859.00 838.21 6.97
Quarter Ending Dec-17 11,977.00 12,896.00 919.02 7.67
Quarter Ending Sep-17 10,649.00 11,413.00 763.98 7.17
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 2.85 2.86 0.01 0.28
Quarter Ending Jun-18 2.73 2.97 0.24 8.77
Quarter Ending Mar-18 2.13 2.82 0.69 32.64
Quarter Ending Dec-17 1.79 2.16 0.37 20.85
Quarter Ending Sep-17 1.27 1.95 0.68 53.35

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-18 14,337.10 14,333.00 14,333.20 14,290.70 12,419.20
Quarter Ending Mar-19 13,624.90 13,542.80 13,545.80 13,641.50 11,453.80
Year Ending Dec-18 54,736.20 54,740.00 54,617.90 54,179.30 47,995.50
Year Ending Dec-19 58,578.50 58,583.50 58,597.90 58,504.10 51,802.30
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 2.98 2.98 2.98 2.99 2.01
Quarter Ending Mar-19 3.00 2.98 2.98 2.97 1.85
Year Ending Dec-18 11.64 11.64 11.66 11.65 7.81
Year Ending Dec-19 12.80 12.80 12.82 12.90 9.10

Estimates Revisions Summary

  Last Week Last 4 Weeks
Number Of Revisions: Up Down Up Down
Revenue
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1 0 2 1
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 0 0 1
Year Ending Dec-18 0 1 1 2
Year Ending Dec-19 0 1 0 3
Earnings
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1 0 2 1
Quarter Ending Mar-19 0 0 0 1
Year Ending Dec-18 0 0 0 1
Year Ending Dec-19 0 0 0 2