Technical Analysis for CAT - Caterpillar, Inc.
|Grade||Last Price||% Change||$ Change|
CAT closed up 0.1 percent on Wednesday, February 22, 2017, on 70 percent of normal volume. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.
Trend Table & Recent Alerts
|Weak or Absent||Up||Up||Up|
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|Date||Alert Name||Type||% Chg|
|Feb 21||Stochastic Sell Signal||Bearish||0.10%|
|Feb 15||Stochastic Reached Overbought||Other||-0.83%|
|Feb 10||Crossed Above 50 DMA||Bullish||1.96%|
|Feb 10||Expansion Pivot Buy Setup||Bullish Swing Setup||1.96%|
|Feb 9||50 DMA Resistance||Bearish||4.51%|
|Feb 9||Stochastic Buy Signal||Bullish||4.51%|
|Feb 8||Hammer Candlestick||Bullish||5.69%|
|Feb 8||Lizard Bullish||Bullish Day Trade Setup||5.69%|
|Feb 7||50 DMA Resistance||Bearish||5.24%|
|Feb 6||NR7||Range Contraction||5.74%|
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Caterpillar Inc. manufactures and sells construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives worldwide. The companys Construction Industries segment offers construction machinery and related parts, including backhoe, skid steer, multi-terrain, track-type, skid steer, compact, and wheel loaders; track, wheel, and mini excavators; track-type tractors; motor graders; and pipelayers for the heavy construction, general construction, mining and quarry, and aggregates markets. Its Resource Industries segment provides electric rope and hydraulic shovels, draglines, drills, forestry products, highwall miners, off-highway and articulated trucks, electric drive mining trucks, wheel tractor scrapers, compactors, mining trucks, wheel dozers, paving products, tunnel boring and underground mining equipment, electronics and control systems, industrial swing machines, and machinery components for mine, quarry, forestry, paving, tunneling, industrial, and waste customers. The companys Power Systems segment offers reciprocating engine powered generator sets; integrated systems for the electric power generation industry; reciprocating engines, and integrated systems and solutions; turbines and turbine-related services; and diesel-electric locomotives and components, and rail-related products and services. Its Financial Products segment provides retail and wholesale financing alternatives for Caterpillar equipment, machinery, and engines; offers property, casualty, life, accident, and health insurance, as well as insurance brokerage services; and purchases short-term receivables. The company markets its products through its sales force, distribution centers, dealers, and distributors. It was formerly known as Caterpillar Tractor Co. and changed its name to Caterpillar Inc. in 1986. The company was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Peoria, Illinois.
Is CAT a Buy, Sell or Hold?
|Indicator||Bull Case||Neutral / Hold||Bear Case|
|Oversold / Overbought|
|Summary:||Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.|
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|52 Week High||99.46|
|52 Week Low||64.08|
|200-Day Moving Average||84.22|
|50-Day Moving Average||94.54|
|20-Day Moving Average||96.37|
|10-Day Moving Average||97.22|
|Average True Range||1.62|
|Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs)||94.6|
|Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs)||96.97|
|Upper Bollinger Band||100.83|
|Lower Bollinger Band||91.91|
|Percent B (%b)||0.71|