The institutional investor owned 5,292 shares of the industrial products company's stock after purchasing an additional 557 shares during the period. The industrial products company reported $1.95 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.27 by $0.68. Community Bank Of Raymore who had been investing in Caterpillar Inc Del for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $101.36 billion market cap company. Company insiders own 0.14% of the company's stock. About 4.13M shares traded or 5.68% up from the average.
Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) opened at $170.30 on Thursday. It has outperformed by 30.83% the S&P500.
Lodge Hill Capital Llc increased Lamb Weston Hldgs Inc stake by 225,140 shares to 546,140 valued at $25.61 million in 2017Q3. Pomelo Capital Llc bought 2.03 million shares as the company's stock declined 4.71% while stock markets rallied. FMR LLC now owns 19,613,661 shares of the industrial products company's stock worth $2,107,684,000 after acquiring an additional 2,052,300 shares during the period. About 4.03 million shares traded or 8.84% up from the average. Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS) has risen 29.89% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 87.39% the S&P500.
Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 selling transactions for $2.32 million activity.
Pomelo Capital Llc, which manages about $366.34M and $3.00 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Iconix Brand Group Inc (NASDAQ:ICON) by 4.33 million shares to 118,357 shares, valued at $673,000 in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Motco lifted its position in shares of Caterpillar by 264.9% during the 2nd quarter.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.61 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.14, from 0.96 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 34 investors sold GNC shares while 43 reduced holdings. Rhumbline Advisers stated it has 84,861 shares. Wms Prtn Limited Company holds 57,272 shares. Northcoast Asset Management reported 159,557 shares or 2.34% of all its holdings. Nelson Roberts Advsr Ltd holds 0.02% or 566 shares. Paragon Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability Corp reported 24,660 shares. Calamos Advisors Ltd Com has 186,585 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. Winslow Evans And Crocker has 0% invested in GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) or 532,155 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can holds 463,209 shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. Gamco Et Al has invested 0.01% in GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZTS). Zeke Ltd Liability Corp invested in 0.08% or 8,599 shares. Envestnet Asset Management stated it has 373 shares. Exxonmobil Investment Incorporated Tx accumulated 107,920 shares. On a one to five ratings scale where 1.0 indicates a Strong Buy, 2.0 indicates a Buy, 3.0 a Hold, 4.0 a Sell and 5.0 a Stong Sell. Therefore 73% are positive. Caterpillar Inc. had 104 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Caterpillar now has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $147.72. The rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, April 6 with "Buy". HSBC maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, May 31 report. (NYSE:CAT) on Wednesday, July 26 with "Neutral" rating. The stock of Inchcape plc (LON:INCH) has "Overweight" rating given on Monday, October 26 by JP Morgan. The stock of GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CAT) was sold by De Lange Bob.
A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for CAT producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 1.90% and for the month booked as 1.65%. Its up 0.06, from 1.04 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 50 investors sold CAT shares while 377 reduced holdings. 125 funds opened positions while 344 raised stakes. Shareholders of record on Monday, January 22nd will be given a $0.78 dividend. Patten Patten Tn has invested 0.02% in Caterpillar Inc. Baystate Wealth Mgmt has invested 0% of its portfolio in Caterpillar Inc.
A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on the company. 8,418 were accumulated by Welch Grp Ltd Llc. About 1.92M shares traded. 6,458 were accumulated by Girard Ptnrs Ltd. Australia-based Westpac Bk has invested 0.14% in Caterpillar Inc. Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh reported 0.07% in Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT). 65,123 were reported by Cadence Capital Management Ltd Limited Liability Company. Provise Management Group Llc owns 69,225 shares or 0.15% of their USA portfolio.
More news for Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT). Loring Wolcott Coolidge Fiduciary Advsr Llp Ma holds 978 shares.
Among 30 analysts covering Caterpillar Inc. BMO Capital Markets maintained Caterpillar Inc. The firm has "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Sunday, August 27. Seaport Global Securities began coverage on Caterpillar in a research note on Wednesday, September 6th. BMO Capital Markets upped their price objective on Caterpillar from $150.00 to $165.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a report on Thursday, October 26th. Bank of America reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $189.00 price objective (up previously from $158.00) on shares of Caterpillar in a research report on Friday. UBS Group set a $155.00 price objective on Caterpillar and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Tuesday, December 5th. Citigroup maintained Caterpillar Inc. Citigroup has "Neutral" rating and $82 target. The stock of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, April 28 by Raymond James. Jefferies maintained Caterpillar Inc.
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