Caterpillar Inc (NYSE: CAT)


A total of 3,596,205 shares exchanged hands during the intra-day trade contrast with its average trading volume of 6.34M shares, while its relative volume stands at 0.57. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) has risen 60.63% since April 15, 2017 and is uptrending. CAT outperformed the S&P 500 by 49.08%. (CAT) by 1021.51% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Mckinley Carter Wealth Services Inc bought 9,788 shares as the company's stock declined 5.62% with the market. The institutional investor held 78,565 shares of the beverages (production and distribution) company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $3.61M, up from 71,191 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Management who had been investing in Cf Inds Hldgs Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $9.00 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.09% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $44.51. Another trade for 12,126 shares valued at $550,153 was made by BURNS M MICHELE on Monday, February 26. It also increased its holding in Vanguard Intl Equity Index F (VWO) by 15,800 shares in the quarter, for a total of 91,621 shares, and has risen its stake in Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd (NYSE:BABA). It has underperformed by 3.07% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.03, from 1.1 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 51 investors sold KO shares while 623 reduced holdings. 145 funds opened positions while 589 raised stakes. Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) has the market capitalization of 93.01 Billion. Jacobs Levy Equity Management Incorporated reported 0.58% stake. First Amer Financial Bank holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Caterpillar Inc. 2,710 are held by Steinberg Asset Mngmt. Riverpoint Capital Mgmt Limited Company holds 0.95% or 88,572 shares in its portfolio. FMR LLC boosted its position in shares of Caterpillar by 25.8% in the fourth quarter. Pettee Investors Inc invested 0.22% of its portfolio in Caterpillar Inc. Bingham Osborn Scarborough Ltd holds 0.16% or 20,205 shares in its portfolio. Pathstone Family Office Limited Liability holds 0.01% or 110 shares. Parametrica Mgmt Limited has invested 0.14% in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR).

S-R Schill & Associates increased its stake in Cisco Sys Inc Com (CSCO) by 87.45% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Also, insider Thomas A. Pellette sold 95,199 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, January 31st. 7,500 shares valued at $424,808 were sold by Drazkowski William Joseph on Tuesday, March 6. (NYSE:D) for 3.62 million shares. Therefore 50% are positive. CF Industries Holdings had 99 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a "hold" rating and issued a $85.00 target price on shares of Caterpillar in a research note on Friday, January 27th. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, April 26 by Stifel Nicolaus.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "Caterpillar (CAT) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research" was first published by Week Herald and is the property of of Week Herald. (NASDAQ:NFLX) has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, April 19 by Mizuho. The company has market cap of $14.41 billion. Finally, Wells Fargo lifted their target price on Caterpillar from $160.00 to $200.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research report on Thursday, January 18th. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of D in report on Thursday, February 4 with "Overweight" rating.

Olstein Capital Management Lp, which manages about $769.90M and $785.28 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Helen Of Troy Corp Ltd (NASDAQ:HELE) by 10,510 shares to 31,550 shares, valued at $3.04M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in General Electric Co (NYSE:GE) by 163,047 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 116,601 shares, and cut its stake in Boeing Co (NYSE:BA).

Among 33 analysts covering Caterpillar Inc. Target Corporation had 89 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm presently has a "buy" rating on the industrial products company's stock. As per Friday, September 23, the company rating was maintained by Raymond James.

Here we welcome to the world of short-term trend followers of Caterpillar Inc. The rating was downgraded by Robert W. Baird on Monday, August 24 to "Neutral". The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, October 25 with "Outperform". The rating was maintained by Axiom Capital on Friday, June 16 with "Sell". The firm has "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse given on Wednesday, October 14. If the ratio is greater than 1, then that means there has been an increase in price over the month.

Investors rushed to trade on Caterpillar Inc (NYSE: CAT) Friday, soon after a drastic change of 0.06% in the share price was observed and the stock become able to close its trade at $150.23. 352 rose stakes while 162 funds took stakes. The industrial products company reported $2.16 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.77 by $0.39.

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Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) traded up 0.06% during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $92.91. During the same quarter a year ago, the firm earned $0.83 earnings per share. Peak6 Invs Ltd Partnership reported 0.02% in Caterpillar Inc. Kentucky Retirement Sys Insurance Trust Fund holds 0.42% in Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT), we note that the consensus target price is resting at $178.38. (NYSE:CAT). Fisher Asset Mgmt Ltd Llc invested 0% in Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT). D Scott Neal Inc holds 0.76% or 8,040 shares. Cornerstone Capital Management Ltd Co owns 832,786 shares. Fil Limited owns 171,182 shares or 0.04% of their U.S. portfolio. Captrust Finance Advisors holds 18,666 shares. Johnson Invest Counsel, a Ohio-based fund reported 12,224 shares. 53,626 are owned by Cibc Asset Mngmt.

CAT registered $16.35 million net activity with 0 buys and 4 sales since October 26, 2017. 528 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) shares with value of $84,723 were sold by Long Suzette M. DICKINSON DANIEL M sold $522,724 worth of Caterpillar Inc. The stock rating was maintained by Argus Research with "Buy" on Thursday, October 26.

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