Technical Analysis for CAT - Caterpillar, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 131.55 0.20% 0.26
CAT closed up 0.2 percent on Thursday, October 19, 2017, on 1.62 times normal volume. Due to the stock's strong uptrend, it may remain overbought for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to sell, don't put too much weight on it being overbought.

Earnings due: Oct 24

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ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Very Strong Up Up Up
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Oct 19 New 52 Week Closing High Bullish 0.00%
Oct 18 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Other 0.20%
Oct 17 New 52 Week High Other 0.77%
Oct 17 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Other 0.77%
Oct 17 Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.77%

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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.
Is CAT a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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ADX Trend
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Summary: Counts: 4 bullish, 0 bearish and 1 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 132.12
52 Week Low 79.099
Average Volume 2,985,689
200-Day Moving Average 105.1789
50-Day Moving Average 121.4166
20-Day Moving Average 127.3623
10-Day Moving Average 129.615
Average True Range 1.4258
ADX 53.14
+DI 35.25
-DI 13.72
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 127.8426
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 127.8974
Upper Bollinger Band 132.6164
Lower Bollinger Band 122.1082
Percent B (%b) 0.9
BandWidth 8.250636
MACD Line 2.856
MACD Signal Line 2.7202
MACD Histogram 0.1359
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 77.74 Billion
Num Shares 591 Million
EPS 0.18
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 730.83
Price-to-Sales 1.87
Price-to-Book 5.33
PEG Ratio 0.68
Dividend 3.12
Dividend Yield 2.37%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 134.90
Resistance 3 (R3) 134.55 133.09 134.34
Resistance 2 (R2) 133.09 132.24 133.26 134.15
Resistance 1 (R1) 132.32 131.71 132.71 132.67 133.97
Pivot Point 130.86 130.86 131.05 131.03 130.86
Support 1 (S1) 130.09 130.01 130.48 130.44 129.13
Support 2 (S2) 128.63 129.48 128.80 128.95
Support 3 (S3) 127.86 128.63 128.76
Support 4 (S4) 128.21