Technical Analysis for CAT - Caterpillar, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 134.39 -0.43% -0.58
CAT closed down 0.43 percent on Thursday, August 6, 2020, on 73 percent of normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Down
Historical CAT trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 0.00%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.00%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Inside Day Range Contraction 0.00%
20 DMA Resistance Bearish -0.43%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction -0.43%
BB Squeeze Started Range Contraction -0.43%
Gapped Up Strength -0.43%
Golden Cross Bullish 2.18%
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 2.18%

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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 company's 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 company's 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.
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Is CAT a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 150.55
52 Week Low 87.5
Average Volume 3,370,601
200-Day Moving Average 129.60
50-Day Moving Average 130.24
20-Day Moving Average 135.58
10-Day Moving Average 135.83
Average True Range 3.32
ADX 20.31
+DI 27.18
-DI 21.16
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 131.11
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 135.08
Upper Bollinger Band 141.92
Lower Bollinger Band 129.25
Percent B (%b) 0.41
BandWidth 9.35
MACD Line 1.48
MACD Signal Line 2.32
MACD Histogram -0.8376
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 79.42 Billion
Num Shares 591 Million
EPS 0.18
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 746.61
Price-to-Sales 2.03
Price-to-Book 5.78
PEG Ratio 0.54
Dividend 3.12
Dividend Yield 2.32%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 136.66
Resistance 3 (R3) 136.68 135.94 136.28
Resistance 2 (R2) 135.94 135.37 135.93 136.15
Resistance 1 (R1) 135.17 135.01 134.80 135.15 136.03
Pivot Point 134.43 134.43 134.25 134.42 134.43
Support 1 (S1) 133.66 133.86 133.29 133.64 132.75
Support 2 (S2) 132.92 133.50 132.91 132.63
Support 3 (S3) 132.15 132.92 132.50
Support 4 (S4) 132.13