Caterpillar Financial Ratios

Caterpillar Inc -- USA Stock  

USD 131.47  0.76  0.58%

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Caterpillar Inc Valuation Over Time

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Caterpillar Company Summary

Caterpillar competes with Deere, Cummins, China Yuchai, and AGCO. Caterpillar Incs Construction Industries segment offers backhoe, small wheel, skid steer, multiterrain, compact track, medium and compact wheel, and tracktype loaders mini, wheel, and track excavators tracktype tractors and select work tools, motor graders, telehandlers, soil compactors, and pipelayers, as well as its related parts for the heavy and general construction, rental, mining and quarry, and aggregates markets. Its Resource Industries segment offer electric rope and hydraulic shovels draglines drills highwall and longwall miners hard rock vehicles articulated, large mining, and offhighway trucks large wheel loaders wheel tractor scrapers wheel dozers machinery components hard rock continuous mining systems electronics and control systems and select work tools for use in mining and quarry applications. Caterpillar Incs Energy Transportation segment offers reciprocating engines, generator sets, marine propulsion systems, gas turbines and turbinerelated services, dieselelectric locomotives, and other railrelated solutions and services. Its Financial Products segment offer retail and wholesale financing for Caterpillar equipment, machinery, and engines offers property, casualty, life, accident, and health insurance insurance brokerage services and purchases shortterm trade receivables. Caterpillar Incs All Other segments remanufactures Cat engines and components, and offer remanufacturing services for other companies offers business strategy, and development, management, manufacturing, marketing, and support primarily for paving, forestry, industrial, waste, and Cat products. Caterpillar Inc was formerly known as Caterpillar Tractor Co. and changed its name to Caterpillar Inc. in 1986. Caterpillar Inc was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Peoria, Illinois.

Caterpillar Operating Margin vs Current Valuation

Caterpillar Inc is rated below average in operating margin category among related companies. It is rated third in current valuation category among related companies reporting about  14,182,197,497  of Current Valuation per Operating Margin.

Caterpillar Fundamentals

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FundamentalsCaterpillarPeer Average
Return On Equity0.77 % (15.17) %
Return On Asset2.29 % (15.64) %
Profit Margin0.27 % (5.5) %
Operating Margin7.19 % (10.91) %
Current Valuation101.97 B152.14 B
Shares Outstanding590.97 M1.43 B
Shares Owned by Insiders0.16 % 6.91 %
Shares Owned by Institutions71.13 % 18.37 %
Number of Shares Shorted20.83 M3.24 M
Price to Earning718.44 times40.69 times
Price to Book5.43 times14.44 times
Price to Sales1.91 times17.81 times
Revenue39.89 B9.85 B
Gross Profit9.63 B21.75 B
EBITDA5.84 B1.41 B
Net Income106 M517.71 M
Cash and Equivalents8.93 B3.89 B
Cash per Share15.1 times5.17 times
Total Debt37.19 B7.36 B
Debt to Equity264.1 times0.72 times
Current Ratio1.32 times3.3 times
Book Value Per Share23.7 times13.64 times
Cash Flow from Operations6.73 B1.25 B
Short Ratio4.9 times2.09 times
Earnings Per Share0.18 times2.3 times
Price to Earnings To Growth0.68 times1.22 times
Number of Employees105.7 K10.67 K
Market Capitalization76 B29.78 B
Total Asset78.5 B126.86 B
Retained Earnings27.38 B38.24 B
Working Capital8.12 B3.58 B
Current Asset34.42 B36.8 B
Current Liabilities26.3 B33.34 B
Z Score1.2708.73
Five Year Return3 %
Last Dividend Paid3.12
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Chance of Financial Distress

Caterpillar Inc has less than 15 (%) percent chance of experiencing financial distress in the next 2 years of operations. More Info
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Opportunity Range

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