Analysts count on sales decrease Caterpillar

Tomorrow the American Caterpillar will publish its past quarters figures. For this year Caterpillar's revenue will be around 40,83 billion USD. This is according to the average of the analysts' estimates. This is hugely lower than 2019's revenue of 53,8 billion USD.

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The analysts expect for 2020 a net profit of 2,87 billion USD. For this year most of the analysts expect a profit per share of 5,04 USD. The price/earnings-ratio is then 27,88.

For this year the analysts expect a dividend of 4,13 USD per share. Caterpillar's dividend yield thus equals 2,94 percent. The average dividend yield of the industrial companies is a limited 0,24 percent.

Newest target prices around 149 USD

Deutsche Bank, BMO Capital Markets and JP Morgan recently provided recommendations for the stock.

Based on the current number of outstanding shares Caterpillar's market capitalization 80,88 billion USD. The Caterpillar stock was the past 12 months quite unstable. Since last July the stock is 10 percent higher. This year the stock price moved between 88 and 151 dollar.

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