• Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $301.94
  • Forecasted Upside: -17.42%
  • Number of Analysts: 17
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 8 Hold Ratings
  • 8 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$365.63
▼ -6.35 (-1.71%)

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Analyst Price Target for CAT

Analyst Price Target is $301.94
▼ -17.42% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 17 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Caterpillar in the last 3 months. The average price target is $301.94, with a high forecast of $390.00 and a low forecast of $208.00. The average price target represents a -17.42% upside from the last price of $365.63.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 17 investment analysts is to hold stock in Caterpillar. This Hold consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 8 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
10/22/2022
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  • 1 sell ratings
1/20/2023
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 1 sell ratings
4/20/2023
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 8 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
7/19/2023
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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10/17/2023
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 8 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
1/15/2024
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 8 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
3/15/2024
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 8 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings
4/14/2024

Latest Recommendations

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Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/14/2024Truist FinancialInitiated CoverageBuy$390.00Low
2/20/2024Evercore ISIDowngradeOutperform ➝ In-Line$321.00 ➝ $338.00Low
2/12/2024CitigroupBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$255.00 ➝ $340.00Low
2/6/2024Robert W. BairdBoost TargetUnderperform ➝ Underperform$210.00 ➝ $257.00Low
2/6/2024JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$345.00 ➝ $385.00Low
2/6/2024Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$290.00 ➝ $325.00Low
2/6/2024The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$274.00 ➝ $357.00Low
2/6/2024TD CowenBoost TargetOutperform$300.00 ➝ $338.00Low
1/8/2024Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$270.00Low
12/21/2023Sanford C. BernsteinBoost TargetMarket Perform ➝ Market Perform$216.00 ➝ $245.00Low
12/19/2023Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$285.00 ➝ $293.00Low
11/20/2023HSBCInitiated CoverageHold$250.00Low
11/8/2023Tigress FinancialBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$282.00 ➝ $295.00Low
11/1/2023The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetBuy ➝ Buy$315.00 ➝ $274.00Low
10/16/2023JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$315.00 ➝ $320.00Low
10/11/2023Bank of AmericaLower Target$323.00 ➝ $297.00Low
8/2/2023Robert W. BairdBoost TargetUnderperform ➝ Underperform$183.00 ➝ $234.00Low
8/2/2023The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$274.00 ➝ $315.00Low
8/2/2023TD CowenBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$287.00 ➝ $320.00Low
8/2/2023JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$275.00 ➝ $315.00N/A
8/2/2023Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$240.00 ➝ $285.00Low
8/2/2023Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$275.00 ➝ $300.00Low
8/2/2023Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$279.00 ➝ $334.00Low
8/2/2023Bank of AmericaBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$283.00 ➝ $323.00Low
8/2/2023BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$225.00 ➝ $250.00Low
7/17/2023CitigroupBoost TargetNeutral$240.00 ➝ $270.00Low
6/21/2023DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageNeutral$263.00Low
6/16/2023Bank of AmericaBoost Target$250.00 ➝ $283.00Low
5/31/2023Tigress FinancialBoost Target$266.00 ➝ $282.00Low
5/9/2023Evercore ISILower Target$288.00 ➝ $263.00Low
5/8/2023Robert W. BairdLower Target$185.00 ➝ $180.00Low
5/1/2023Stifel NicolausBoost Target$273.00 ➝ $275.00Low
4/28/2023UBS GroupLower Target$210.00 ➝ $208.00Low
4/12/2023Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHold$228.00 ➝ $225.00N/A
3/27/2023Robert W. BairdDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$230.00 ➝ $185.00Low
3/10/2023UBS GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ Sell$230.00 ➝ $225.00Low
2/13/2023Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$290.00 ➝ $230.00N/A
2/7/2023BMO Capital MarketsBoost Target$210.00 ➝ $230.00Low
2/1/2023Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight$228.00 ➝ $240.00Low
2/1/2023Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$290.00 ➝ $306.00Low
2/1/2023BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight$200.00 ➝ $225.00Low
1/31/2023William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformLow
1/13/2023Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$217.00 ➝ $295.00Low
1/10/2023Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight$218.00 ➝ $228.00Low
12/19/2022Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy$260.00 ➝ $271.00Low
12/14/2022CitigroupBoost Target$250.00Low
12/14/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$174.00 ➝ $190.00Low
12/9/2022CowenBoost TargetOutperform$240.00 ➝ $264.00Low
12/9/2022CowenBoost Target$240.00 ➝ $264.00Low
11/1/2022Daiwa Capital MarketsBoost Target$205.00Low
10/31/2022CitigroupBoost Target$180.00 ➝ $235.00Low
10/31/2022UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$225.00 ➝ $230.00Low
10/28/2022Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$236.00 ➝ $255.00Low
10/28/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$143.00 ➝ $174.00Low
10/28/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight$205.00 ➝ $218.00Low
10/28/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$196.00 ➝ $221.00N/A
10/27/2022Robert W. BairdBoost Target$224.00 ➝ $242.00Low
10/13/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$142.00 ➝ $143.00Low
10/13/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy$222.00 ➝ $196.00Low
10/6/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$205.00 ➝ $220.00Low
9/30/2022Tigress FinancialLower TargetBuy$282.00 ➝ $266.00Low
9/28/2022CitigroupLower TargetNeutral$195.00 ➝ $180.00Low
8/15/2022CitigroupBoost Target$195.00Low
8/9/2022Daiwa Capital MarketsLower Target$190.00N/A
8/9/2022CitigroupBoost Target$195.00N/A
8/3/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight$230.00 ➝ $205.00Low
8/3/2022Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$226.00 ➝ $236.00Low
8/3/2022UBS GroupLower TargetBuy$250.00 ➝ $225.00Low
8/3/2022Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$195.00Low
7/19/2022Credit Suisse GroupSet Target$226.00Low
7/18/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$161.00 ➝ $142.00Low
7/13/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy$240.00 ➝ $227.00N/A
7/12/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweight$250.00 ➝ $205.00Low
7/7/2022CitigroupLower Target$225.00 ➝ $190.00N/A
7/7/2022CowenLower TargetOutperform$255.00 ➝ $225.00N/A
7/7/2022CowenLower TargetOutperform$255.00 ➝ $225.00N/A
6/23/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$164.00 ➝ $161.00Low
5/20/2022Tigress FinancialBoost TargetBuy$278.00 ➝ $282.00High
5/19/2022Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$280.00Low
4/29/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Target$250.00 ➝ $240.00Low
4/14/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Target$242.00 ➝ $250.00High
3/28/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$241.00 ➝ $257.00Low
3/11/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$231.00Low
3/8/2022Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$215.00 ➝ $260.00High
2/3/2022Tigress FinancialBoost TargetBuy$270.00 ➝ $278.00Low
1/31/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$275.00 ➝ $255.00Medium
1/13/2022BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight$220.00 ➝ $225.00High
1/13/2022CitigroupBoost Target$225.00 ➝ $230.00High
1/12/2022UBS GroupBoost TargetBuy$235.00 ➝ $250.00Low
12/22/2021Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$240.00Low
12/10/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$233.00 ➝ $242.00Low
12/9/2021Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$166.00 ➝ $164.00Low
10/29/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$239.00 ➝ $240.00Medium
10/29/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$165.00 ➝ $166.00Medium
10/29/2021UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$232.00 ➝ $235.00Medium
10/14/2021Evercore ISILower TargetOutperform$291.00 ➝ $257.00Medium
10/14/2021CowenInitiated CoverageOutperform$241.00Medium
10/13/2021Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$172.00 ➝ $165.00Low
10/12/2021CitigroupBoost TargetPositive ➝ Neutral$215.00 ➝ $235.00Medium
8/6/2021Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingBuy$270.00Medium
8/2/2021Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweight$181.00 ➝ $172.00Medium
8/2/2021Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$268.00 ➝ $256.00Medium
8/2/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy$258.00 ➝ $241.00Medium
7/14/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuy$273.00 ➝ $258.00Medium
6/4/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetPositive ➝ Buy$259.00 ➝ $273.00Low
5/27/2021The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingBuy$264.00Medium
5/12/2021Evercore ISIBoost Target$240.00 ➝ $303.00Medium
5/12/2021UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral$230.00 ➝ $252.00Low
5/3/2021Stifel NicolausBoost TargetPositive ➝ Buy$222.00 ➝ $245.00Low
4/30/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$190.00 ➝ $230.00Medium
4/30/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$168.00 ➝ $181.00Medium
4/19/2021Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperform$265.00N/A
4/13/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$232.00 ➝ $259.00Low
4/12/2021Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperform$265.00Low
4/12/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$158.00 ➝ $168.00Low
3/16/2021CitigroupBoost Target$205.00 ➝ $245.00Low
3/5/2021Daiwa Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ NeutralHigh
2/25/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$205.00 ➝ $237.00Low
2/1/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$214.00 ➝ $233.00Low
2/1/2021BMO Capital MarketsBoost TargetMarket Perform$135.00 ➝ $190.00Low
2/1/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$154.00 ➝ $158.00Low
2/1/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetIn-Line ➝ Outperform$228.00 ➝ $235.00Low
1/22/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$132.00 ➝ $154.00Low
1/20/2021Vertical ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$230.00Low
1/20/2021CitigroupDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
1/15/2021Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetHold$160.00 ➝ $200.00Low
1/15/2021BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight$165.00 ➝ $200.00Low
12/30/2020Robert W. BairdBoost Target$220.00N/A
12/15/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$122.00 ➝ $132.00Low
12/15/2020Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy$175.00 ➝ $195.00Medium
12/14/2020OTR GlobalUpgradePositiveMedium
11/19/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$178.00 ➝ $185.00Low
10/28/2020Stifel NicolausBoost TargetBuy$150.00 ➝ $175.00Medium
10/28/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$120.00 ➝ $122.00High
10/28/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetSector Perform$130.00 ➝ $155.00High
10/28/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$171.00 ➝ $186.00High
10/27/2020Langenberg & CompanyDowngradeHold ➝ SellHigh
10/16/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$159.00 ➝ $179.00Low
10/16/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$160.00 ➝ $220.00Low
10/13/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuy$162.00 ➝ $171.00Low
10/12/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$111.00 ➝ $120.00High
9/22/2020Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageMarket PerformMedium
9/17/2020CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$150.00 ➝ $175.00High
9/15/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetPositive ➝ Equal Weight$140.00 ➝ $160.00High
9/9/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$101.00 ➝ $111.00High
8/3/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Target$120.00 ➝ $140.00Low
8/3/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweight$95.00 ➝ $101.00Low
8/3/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$144.00 ➝ $159.00Low
8/3/2020Atlantic SecuritiesUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Neutral$140.00Low
8/2/2020OppenheimerInitiated CoverageHoldLow
8/2/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldLow
7/24/2020Stifel NicolausBoost TargetSell ➝ Buy$135.00 ➝ $150.00Low
7/16/2020CfraUpgradeBuyLow
7/15/2020Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingBuyLow
7/8/2020Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$135.00Low
6/30/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$126.50 ➝ $166.00Low
6/18/2020CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$125.00 ➝ $150.00Low
6/12/2020Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformLow
6/12/2020BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$130.00Low
6/11/2020UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral$112.00 ➝ $130.00High
6/9/2020Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
4/29/2020Bank of AmericaLower TargetUnderperform$115.00 ➝ $100.00Low
4/29/2020UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral$100.00 ➝ $112.00Medium
4/28/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupSet TargetBuy$144.00High
4/28/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set TargetBuy$150.00High
4/28/2020CfraLower TargetSell$120.00 ➝ $101.00Low
4/27/2020Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ Underweight$93.00 ➝ $93.00High
4/16/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$140.00Low
4/13/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$109.00 ➝ $107.00Medium
4/13/2020Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral ➝ Underperform$115.00High
4/9/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$162.00 ➝ $148.00Low
4/9/2020StephensLower TargetUnderweight$100.00 ➝ $80.00Low
3/31/2020CitigroupLower TargetBuy$130.00 ➝ $125.00High
3/27/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$115.00 ➝ $109.00Low
3/27/2020Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$115.00Low
3/23/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$162.00Low
3/18/2020UBS GroupUpgradeSell ➝ Neutral$110.00 ➝ $100.00High
3/17/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$126.00 ➝ $115.00High
3/17/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight$150.00 ➝ $120.00High
3/16/2020Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$140.00 ➝ $137.00High
3/13/2020Robert W. BairdLower TargetOutperform$185.00 ➝ $157.00High
3/13/2020CitigroupLower TargetBuy$150.00 ➝ $130.00Low
3/11/2020Bank of AmericaLower TargetBuy$150.00 ➝ $123.00Medium
2/13/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$156.00 ➝ $168.00Low
2/4/2020CitigroupLower TargetBuy$170.00 ➝ $160.00Low
2/3/2020Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$185.00Medium
2/3/2020Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetSector Perform ➝ Positive$152.00 ➝ $145.00Medium
2/3/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetEqual Weight$160.00 ➝ $150.00Medium
2/3/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$137.00 ➝ $126.00Medium
2/3/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$173.00 ➝ $162.00Medium
1/31/2020CfraDowngradeHold ➝ Sell$156.00 ➝ $120.00Medium
1/21/2020Daiwa Capital MarketsUpgradeNeutral ➝ Outperform$143.00 ➝ $165.00Medium
1/20/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$152.00Medium
1/17/2020CitigroupBoost TargetBuy$145.00 ➝ $170.00Low
1/17/2020Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$150.00 ➝ $173.00Low
1/14/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight$143.00 ➝ $160.00Low
12/20/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$155.00 ➝ $178.00High
12/18/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetHold$123.00 ➝ $147.00Low
12/16/2019Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$132.00 ➝ $137.00Medium
12/12/2019Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
12/9/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldLow
11/8/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetNeutral$130.00 ➝ $156.00Low
10/24/2019Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingSell ➝ Buy$150.00 ➝ $150.00Low
10/24/2019UBS GroupLower TargetSell$110.00Low
10/23/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$155.00Low
10/18/2019Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$150.00 ➝ $145.00Low
10/11/2019Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$165.00 ➝ $149.00High
10/9/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$155.00 ➝ $150.00Low
10/8/2019UBS GroupLower TargetSell$122.00 ➝ $117.00Medium
9/24/2019CitigroupLower TargetBuy$150.00 ➝ $145.00High
9/11/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$143.00Medium
9/9/2019Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$150.00 ➝ $145.00High
8/14/2019StephensInitiated CoverageUnderweight$100.00Low
8/14/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHoldLow
8/7/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$156.00 ➝ $130.00Low
7/25/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetOutperform$160.00 ➝ $150.00Low
7/25/2019Robert W. BairdLower TargetOutperform$161.00 ➝ $155.00Medium
7/25/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$165.00 ➝ $155.00Medium
7/25/2019Buckingham ResearchDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$162.00 ➝ $140.00Medium
7/25/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingBuy$156.00Medium
7/17/2019Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$172.00 ➝ $164.00Medium
6/21/2019Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderweightMedium
6/11/2019MacquarieSet TargetSell$115.00Low
6/5/2019Standpoint ResearchUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
6/4/2019UBS GroupLower TargetSell$125.00 ➝ $115.00Low
5/3/2019UBS GroupSet TargetSell$125.00Medium
(Data available from 4/14/2019 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.97 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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  • 20 very positive mentions
  • 31 positive mentions
  • 6 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
9/17/2023
  • 32 very positive mentions
  • 37 positive mentions
  • 6 negative mentions
  • 3 very negative mentions
10/17/2023
  • 25 very positive mentions
  • 53 positive mentions
  • 9 negative mentions
  • 2 very negative mentions
11/16/2023
  • 32 very positive mentions
  • 29 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
12/16/2023
  • 32 very positive mentions
  • 30 positive mentions
  • 6 negative mentions
  • 1 very negative mentions
1/15/2024
  • 58 very positive mentions
  • 49 positive mentions
  • 8 negative mentions
  • 5 very negative mentions
2/14/2024
  • 51 very positive mentions
  • 31 positive mentions
  • 12 negative mentions
  • 2 very negative mentions
3/15/2024
  • 53 very positive mentions
  • 29 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
4/14/2024

Current Sentiment

  • 53 very positive mentions
  • 29 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
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Caterpillar Inc. manufactures and sells construction and mining equipment, off-highway diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives in worldwide. Its Construction Industries segment offers asphalt pavers, compactors, road reclaimers, forestry machines, cold planers, material handlers, track-type tractors, excavators, telehandlers, motor graders, and pipelayers; compact track, wheel, track-type, backhoe, and skid steer loaders; and related parts and tools. The company's Resource Industries segment provides electric rope and hydraulic shovels, draglines, rotary drills, hard rock vehicles, tractors, mining trucks, wheel loaders, off-highway and articulated trucks, wheel tractor scrapers and dozers, fleet management products, landfill and soil compactors, machinery components, autonomous ready vehicles and solutions, work tools, and safety services and mining performance solutions, as well as related parts and services. Its Energy & Transportation segment offers reciprocating engine powered generator sets; reciprocating engines, drivetrain, and integrated systems and solutions; turbines, centrifugal gas compressors, and related services; and diesel-electric locomotives and components, and other rail-related products. The company's Financial Products segment provides operating and finance leases, installment sale contracts, revolving charge accounts, repair/rebuild financing services, working capital loans, and wholesale financing; and insurance and risk management products and services. Its All Other Operating segment offers filters and fluids, undercarriage, ground engaging tools, fluid transfer products, precision seals, and rubber sealing and connecting components; parts distribution; logistics solutions and distribution services; brand management and marketing strategy services; and digital investments services. Caterpillar Inc. was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.
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Today's Range

Now: $365.63
Low: $362.68
High: $372.84

50 Day Range

MA: $342.95
Low: $312.70
High: $379.32

52 Week Range

Now: $365.63
Low: $204.04
High: $382.01

Volume

2,072,870 shs

Average Volume

2,230,103 shs

Market Capitalization

$182.60 billion

P/E Ratio

18.15

Dividend Yield

1.42%

Beta

1.17

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Caterpillar?

The following equities research analysts have issued stock ratings on Caterpillar in the last year: Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, Citigroup Inc., Credit Suisse Group AG, DA Davidson, Evercore ISI, HSBC Holdings plc, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Robert W. Baird, Sanford C. Bernstein, Stifel Nicolaus, StockNews.com, TD Cowen, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., Tigress Financial, Truist Financial Co., UBS Group AG, and Wells Fargo & Company.
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What is the current price target for Caterpillar?

18 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Caterpillar in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $301.94, suggesting a possible downside of 17.4%. Truist Financial Co. has the highest price target set, predicting CAT will reach $390.00 in the next twelve months. UBS Group AG has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $208.00 for Caterpillar in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Caterpillar?

Caterpillar currently has 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in CAT, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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What other companies compete with Caterpillar?

Other companies that are similar to Caterpillar include Eaton, ABB, Illinois Tool Works, Parker-Hannifin and Cintas. Learn More about companies similar to Caterpillar.

How do I contact Caterpillar's investor relations team?

Caterpillar's physical mailing address is 510 Lake Cook Road Suite 100, Deerfield IL, 60015. The industrial products company's listed phone number is (972) 891-7700 and its investor relations email address is [email protected]. The official website for Caterpillar is www.caterpillar.com. Learn More about contacing Caterpillar investor relations.