Technical Analysis for CAT - Caterpillar, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 136.26 3.21% 4.24
CAT closed up 3.21 percent on Thursday, August 16, 2018, on 1.2 times normal volume. Note that the stock is in oversold territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a bounce should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Alerts
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Down Down Down
See historical CAT trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Aug 16 Slingshot Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 0.00%
Aug 16 Stochastic Buy Signal Bullish 0.00%
Aug 16 Gapped Up Strength 0.00%
Aug 16 Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.00%
Aug 15 Expansion Breakdown Bearish Swing Setup 3.21%
Aug 15 Hammer Candlestick Bullish 3.21%
Aug 15 Multiple of Ten Bullish Other 3.21%
Aug 15 Below Lower BB Weakness 3.21%
Aug 15 Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness 3.21%
Aug 15 Down 4 Days in a Row Weakness 3.21%

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Profile
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
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 0 bullish, 3 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 173.1
52 Week Low 112.0782
Average Volume 4,591,027
200-Day Moving Average 148.5698
50-Day Moving Average 140.8774
20-Day Moving Average 138.4765
10-Day Moving Average 137.274
Average True Range 3.4999
ADX 14.2
+DI 23.3083
-DI 30.5628
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 136.2003
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 139.9297
Upper Bollinger Band 144.3252
Lower Bollinger Band 132.6278
Percent B (%b) 0.31
BandWidth 8.447209
MACD Line -1.5725
MACD Signal Line -1.1371
MACD Histogram -0.4354
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 80.52 Billion
Num Shares 591 Million
EPS 0.18
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 757.00
Price-to-Sales 2.03
Price-to-Book 5.78
PEG Ratio 0.54
Dividend 3.12
Dividend Yield 2.29%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 140.61
Resistance 3 (R3) 140.22 138.39 139.89
Resistance 2 (R2) 138.39 137.28 138.58 139.64
Resistance 1 (R1) 137.32 136.59 137.86 137.71 139.40
Pivot Point 135.49 135.49 135.75 135.68 135.49
Support 1 (S1) 134.42 134.38 134.96 134.81 133.12
Support 2 (S2) 132.59 133.69 132.78 132.88
Support 3 (S3) 131.52 132.59 132.64
Support 4 (S4) 131.91