Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

NYSE: CAT · Delayed Price · USD
-2.54 (-1.17%)
At close: Jan 21, 2022 4:00 PM
-0.69 (-0.32%)
After-hours:Jan 21, 2022 7:11 PM EST
Market Cap115.81B
Revenue (ttm)48.41B
Net Income (ttm)5.15B
Shares Out540.94M
EPS (ttm)9.35
PE Ratio22.90
Forward PE16.39
Dividend$4.36 (2.04%)
Ex-Dividend DateJan 19, 2022
Previous Close216.63
Day's Range212.42 - 217.51
52-Week Range179.34 - 246.69
Price Target232.23 (+8.5%)
Earnings DateJan 28, 2022

About CAT

Caterpillar Inc. manufactures and sells construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives worldwide. Its Construction Industries segment offers asphalt pavers, compactors, cold planers, motorgraders, pipelayers, road reclaimers, telehandlers, and utility vehicles; backhoe, compact track, multi-terrain, skid steer, and track-type loaders; forestry and wheel excavators; and site prep and track-type tractors. The company's Resource Industries segment provides electric rope a...

CEOdonald Umpleby
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolCAT
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Financial Performance

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 24 analysts, the average rating for Caterpillar stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 232.23, which is an increase of 8.47% from the latest price.

Price Target
(8.47% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy


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