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Caterpillar Stock Symbol: CAT-N

Notes:heavy duty equip

Last Price Recorded: $71.9600 on 2016-05-27

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Company Name Symbol Notes Date Signal Expert Opinion Price
  CAT-N   2016-05-24 COMMENT Jennifer Radman

Their segments include mining, energy exposure and construction around energy. If you look at all their segments, there is just no good part of the business that is working right now. Have done a fantastic job of managing costs, but it is a very tough environment. The big question is, where are we in the cycle and are we close to a bottom. Expectations are still being reset lower with some caution on the stock. Reported in April and earnings came in slightly below. Revenue was better, but they did cut their profit outlook.


Price:
$71.090
Subject:
US LARGE
Bias:
UNKNOWN
Owned:
Unknown
  CAT-N   2016-05-19 BUY on WEAKNESS Lorne Steinberg

A great company but a chunk of their business is tied to mining.  He looked at it and decided he would step in at $60. 


Price:
$69.430
Subject:
Deep Value Global Equities
Bias:
BEARISH
Owned:
No
  CAT-N   2016-04-13 WAIT Cameron Hurst

Industrials have broken out and it is very positive right now. The chart has turned, but it is still early in the turn. Dividend yield of about 4%.


Price:
$79.130
Subject:
US EQUITIES
Bias:
CAUTIOUS
Owned:
Unknown
  CAT-N   2016-01-19 DON'T BUY David Burrows

This is going to behave much like emerging markets, and much like the commodity space, and is very close to the epicenter of the problem of the market. Expects it will continue to be under pressure. Even if commodity prices bottom, which he doesn’t think will happen soon, they are likely to remain weak for a long period of time.


Price:
$59.030
Subject:
NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias:
CAUTIOUS
Owned:
Unknown
  CAT-N   2016-01-14 DON'T BUY Stan Wong

Looks attractive at 13 X earnings, but thinks there will continue to be a slowdown in many parts of the world. Wouldn’t jump into this at this time. Trading well below its 200 day moving average and is below the 50 day moving average as well. Technically there are lower lows and lower highs. Dividend yield of about 4.9%.


Price:
$62.270
Subject:
NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE & ETFs
Bias:
UNKNOWN
Owned:
No
  CAT-N   2015-12-17 HOLD Christine Poole

There is no near term catalyst as their end markets are weak.  There is also an inventory of used equipment out there.  The balance sheet is strong and the yield is attractive and safe.  There are other areas of the market that are more attractive.


Price:
$64.900
Subject:
NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias:
OPTIMISTIC
Owned:
Unknown
  CAT-N   2015-05-19 COMMENT Zachary Curry

Sold his holdings about 6 months ago, just on valuation. It really comes down to global growth for them. Global growth has been dropping. Great company with great products. He is hoping to pick this up at a lower price.


Price:
$87.240
Subject:
NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias:
OPTIMISTIC
Owned:
No
  CAT-N   2015-02-27 SELL Kash Pashootan

Agricultural demand for equipment sales was down quite a bit in 2014. They cut costs to stay profitable, which worked. Year-over-year they were positive for 2014. Coming into 2015, the energy crisis hit, so demand for energy equipment is down. There isn’t a real growth catalyst there. They do business in over 180 countries and 75% of their revenues is global, so they have also suffered from the strengthening US$.


Price:
$82.900
Subject:
NORTH AMERICAN DIVIDENDS
Bias:
SELECTIVE
Owned:
Unknown
  CAT-N   2015-02-27 COMMENT Stan Wong

Despite some improvements in the construction equipment business, this continues to be hampered by weakness in the mining equipment business. This is one he would be cautious on. Trading at 17X forward earnings with about an 8% long-term growth. This makes it expensive at a 2X PEG ratio.


Price:
$82.900
Subject:
NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE & ETFs
Bias:
OPTIMISTIC
Owned:
No
  CAT-N   2015-02-13 COMMENT Jon Vialoux

Industrials tend to have a period of seasonal strength between January all the way through to May. This one is no different. The average gain for that period is about 15%. However, this one is not doing too well. Since we do have a significant low in the US$, and it is going to trend higher over the long term, what you see is the material stocks and the energy stocks tend to underperform over the long-term. This looks like it is struggling right now.


Price:
$85.130
Subject:
TECHNICAL ANALYSIS & SEASONAL INVESTING
Bias:
BULLISH
Owned:
Unknown
  CAT-N   2015-02-09 DON'T BUY Mark Grammer

China has a big role in this one’s prospects.  They also are impacted by the general construction industry.  He is concerned here.  There are so many rigs coming off line.  He would be hesitant to invest in this one at this time.  HON-N would be his preference.


Price:
$84.670
Subject:
GLOBAL
Bias:
OPTIMISTIC
Owned:
Unknown
  CAT-N   2015-01-16 SELL Kash Pashootan

Where this company goes, depends on China. Last year, with mining equipment sales down, they had to really cut prices to finish the year in the green. In 2015, there are all kinds of declines, especially in the energy space. In terms of their agriculture and equipment sales, he thinks they’re going to continue the need to cost cut to keep revenues up. He can’t see where the growth catalyst will come from.


Price:
$83.860
Subject:
NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE - DIVIDEND
Bias:
DEFENSIVE
Owned:
No
  CAT-N   2014-10-30 PAST TOP PICK Michael Bowman

(Top Pick Oct 30’13, Up 22.60%) They came out with disastrous earnings about a year ago and gapped down.  After gapping down, stocks usually get filled back in again.


Price:
$100.160
Subject:
NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE & ETFs
Bias:
BULL
Owned:
Yes
  CAT-N   2014-09-19 HOLD John Stephenson

(Market Call Minute.) He is just not bullish on mining right now, which is a big part of their business.


Price:
$102.510
Subject:
NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE & RESOURCE
Bias:
BULLISH on US ECONOMY
Owned:
Unknown
  CAT-N   2014-09-09 COMMENT Christine Poole

Very much tied to the global economy. Stock has not done that well. There has been a slowdown in mining which is not good for this company. Some of the regions were over inventoried, so they were not selling. A high quality name. Still a little too early to Buy. If gold does eventually pick up, this company will do fine.


Price:
$107.400
Subject:
NORTH AMERICAN - LARGE
Bias:
UNKNOWN
Owned:
No
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