Caterpillar/CAT

$365.63

-1.7%
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About Caterpillar

Caterpillar Inc. is a manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, off-highway diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. The Company operates through its three primary segments: Construction Industries, Resource Industries and Energy & Transportation. It also provides financing and related services through its Financial Products segment. The Construction Industries segment is primarily responsible for supporting customers using machinery in infrastructure and building construction applications. The Resource Industries segment is primarily responsible for supporting customers using machinery in mining, heavy construction and quarry and aggregates. The Energy & Transportation segment is primarily responsible for supporting customers using reciprocating engines, turbines, diesel-electric locomotives, and related services across industries serving oil and gas, power generation, industrial and transportation applications.

Ticker

CAT

Sector

Industrials

Trading on

NYSE

Industry

Constr. & Agric. Machinery

CEO

Donald Umpleby

Employees

113,200

Headquarters

Irving, United States

Caterpillar Metrics

BasicAdvanced
$182.59B
Market cap
18.15
P/E ratio
$20.14
EPS
1.16
Beta
$5.00
Dividend rate
1.42%
Dividend yield
$182.59B
1.15964
$382.01
$204.04
2.41M
$5.00
1.352
0.875
125.536
194.306
24.77%
31.592
13.05%
12.12%
58.45%
19.91%
18.154
2.723
9.366
13.404
25.254
2.03%
1.37%
1.42%
12.84%
59.32%
17.11%
55.82%
6.67%

What the Analysts think about Caterpillar

Analyst Ratings

Majority rating from 28 analysts.
Hold

Price Targets

Average projection from 21 analysts.
12.43% downside
High $440.00
Low $175.00
$365.63
Current price
$320.17
Average price target

Caterpillar Financial Performance

Income StatementBalance sheetCash Flow

Income Statement

Revenues and expenses
15.67% profit margin
QuarterlyAnnual
Q4 23
QoQ growth
Revenue
$17.07B
1.55%
Net income
$2.68B
-4.22%
Profit margin
15.67%
-5.72%

Caterpillar Earnings Performance

Earnings per share (EPS)

Company profitability
Beat by 10.01%
QuarterlyAnnual
Q1 23
Q2 23
Q3 23
Q4 23
Q1 24
Actual
$4.91
$5.55
$5.52
$5.23
-
Expected
$3.78
$4.58
$4.79
$4.75
$5.09
Surprise
29.93%
21.09%
15.17%
10.01%
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FAQs

What’s the current market cap for Caterpillar stock?

Caterpillar (CAT) has a market cap of $182.59B as of April 14, 2024.

What is the P/E ratio for Caterpillar stock?

The price to earnings (P/E) ratio for Caterpillar (CAT) stock is 18.15 as of April 14, 2024.

Does Caterpillar stock pay dividends?

Yes, the Caterpillar (CAT) stock pays dividends to shareholders. As of April 14, 2024, the dividend rate is $5 and the yield is 1.42%. Caterpillar has a payout ratio of 24.77% on a trailing twelve-month basis.

When is the next Caterpillar dividend payment date?

The next Caterpillar (CAT) dividend payment is scheduled for May 20, 2024.

What is the beta indicator for Caterpillar?

Caterpillar (CAT) has a beta rating of 1.16. This means that it is more volatile than the market, on average. A beta of 1 would indicate the stock moves in-line with the market, while a beta of 2 would indicate the stock moves twice as much as the market.

What is the Caterpillar stock price target?

The target price for Caterpillar (CAT) stock is $320.17, which is 12.43% below the current price of $365.63. This is an average based on projections from 21 analysts, and represents their view of what the stock price could be in 12 or 18 months. This should not be seen as investment advice - Lightyear does not carry out investment research.

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