Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Stock: How Does it Score?


Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) stock is down -5.84% over the last 12 months, and the average rating from Wall Street analysts is a Buy. Stock Score Report, InvestorsObserver’s proprietary scoring system, gives CAT stock a score of 57 out of a possible 100.

That score is mainly influenced by a fundamental score of 66. In addition to the average rating from Wall Street analysts, CAT stock has a mean target price of $154.78. This means analysts expect the stock to increase 14.24% over the next 12 months. CAT’s score also includes a short-term technical score of 64. The long-term technical score for CAT is 42.

What’s Happening with CAT Stock Today

Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) stock is higher by 0.13% while the S&P 500 is higher by 0.67% as of 4:00 PM on Friday, Mar 29. CAT is higher by $0.18 from the previous closing price of $135.32 on volume of 10,245 shares. Over the past year the S&P 500 is up 9.78% while CAT is down -5.84%. CAT earned $10.23 a per share in the over the last 12 months, giving it a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.34.

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Bobby Raines

Bobby Raines

Bobby Raines is the Managing Editor of the Market Intelligence Center. He has degrees in Mass Communications and History from Emory & Henry College. Bobby worked at a mid-sized daily newspaper before making a switch to covering the financial industry full time in the years leading up to the financial crisis. He has been a member of the Fresh Brewed Media team since 2011 and has served as a writer and analyst. You can write to him at or follow him on Twitter: @BRatMICenter.

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