Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) stock has fallen -7.92% over the last 12 months, and the average rating from Wall Street analysts is a Moderate Buy. Stock Score Report, InvestorsObserver’s proprietary scoring system, gives CAT stock a score of 63 out of a possible 100.
That score is chiefly influenced by a short-term technical score of 67. CAT’s score also includes a fundamental score of 65. In addition to the average rating from Wall Street analysts, CAT stock has a mean target price of $159.07. This means analysts expect the stock to add 14.32% over the next 12 months. The long-term technical score for CAT stock is 58.
What’s Happening with CAT Stock Today
Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) stock is higher by 1.24% while the S&P 500 has gained 0.37% as of 10:44 AM on Monday, Mar 4. CAT has gained $1.70 from the previous closing price of $137.45 on volume of 543,288 shares. Over the past year the S&P 500 has gained 3.42% while CAT has fallen -7.92%. CAT stock earned $10.23 a share in the most-recent quarter, giving it a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.61.