A rating of 70 puts Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) near the top of the Industrials sector according to InvestorsObserver.
Caterpillar Inc.'s score of 70 means that it ranks higher than 70% of stocks in the sector. In addition, its overall score of 66 ranks it higher than 66% of all stocks.
CAT has an Overall Score of 66. Find out what this means to you and get the rest of the rankings on CAT!
What do These Ratings Mean?
Searching for the best stocks to invest in can be difficult. There are thousands of options and it can be confusing on what actually constitutes a great value. *Investors Observer* allows you to choose from eight unique metrics to view the top industries and the best performing stocks in that industry. A score of 66 would rank higher than 66 percent of all stocks.
Not only are these scores easy to understand, but it is easy to compare stocks to each other. You can find the best stock in industrials or look for the sector that has the highest average score.
The overall score is a combination of technical and fundamental factors that serves as a good starting point when analyzing a stock. Traders and investors with different goals may have different goals and will want to consider other factors than just the headline number before making any investment decisions.
What's Happening With Caterpillar Inc. Stock Today?
Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) stock is trading at $196.95 as of 1:48 PM on Thursday, Dec 2, a rise of $5.48, or 2.86% from the previous closing price of $191.47. The stock has traded between $191.81 and $197.45 so far today. Volume today is less active than usual. So far 1,784,515 shares have traded compared to average volume of 3,383,842 shares.
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