The company is engaged in construction & mining equipment, diesel & natural gas engines and industrial gas turbines in its size range. It operates in 3 principal lines of business: Machinery, Engines and Financial Products.


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Key Data Points

Primary metrics and data points about Caterpillar.
Current Price: $140.59
Prev Close: $138.67
Open: $139.07
Bid: $140.76
Ask: $140.78
Day's Range: $139.07 - $140.96
52wk Range: $113.27 - $173.24
Volume: 1,397,052
Avg Vol 4,838,190
Market Cap: $84B
P/E (ttm): 50.79
EPS (ttm): $2.73
Div & Yield: $3.12 (2.5%)

Company Rating

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CAPS Rating 3 out of 5
 
5626 Outperform
371 Underperform
CAPS All Stars
 
1114 Outperform
50 Underperform

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You pick for Caterpillar is winning

Score: +97.74
Call: Outperform
Time Frame: Five Plus Years
Start Price: $18.24
Start Date: 3/29/2007
Gain/Loss: +$152.4%
S&P Gain/Loss: +$54.7%

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Jim Umpleby, CEO

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Business Summary

Industry, sector and description for Caterpillar.

The company is engaged in construction & mining equipment, diesel & natural gas engines and industrial gas turbines in its size range. It operates in 3 principal lines of business: Machinery, Engines and Financial Products.

  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Sector: Conglomerates
  • Industry: Conglomerates