Caterpillar INC (CAT) Shareholder Oakbrook Investments LLC Increased Its Stake

The institutional investor held 28,359 shares of the capital goods company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $4.44 million, up from 20,834 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Mcmillion Cap Inc holds 2.03% or 21,417 shs in its capital.

CAT stock traded up $0.09 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $150.23. The stock had a trading volume of 3,603,249 shares, compared to its average volume of 5,003,802. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) has risen 60.63% since April 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.91% the S&P500. Finally, Tuttle Tactical Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Caterpillar in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $774,000. The company's stock declined 5.62% with the market as Oakbrook Investments Llc bought 35,465 shares. The institutional investor held 78,565 shares of the beverages (production and distribution) company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $3.61M, up from 71,191 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 37.43% since April 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.48% the S&P500. Fiduciary Financial Services Of The Southwest Inc who had been investing in Dominion Energy Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $41.72B market cap company. (NYSE:CAT) to report earnings on April, 24. During the same period previous year, the firm posted $0.83 EPS. CAT's profit will be $1.22 billion for 18.41 P/E if the $2.04 EPS becomes a reality.

Among 33 analysts covering Caterpillar Inc. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating, sixteen have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 38% are positive. Target Corporation had 89 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Finally, Bank of America reissued a "buy" rating and set a $189.00 price objective (up previously from $158.00) on shares of Caterpillar in a research note on Friday, January 12th. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, August 25 by Deutsche Bank. Axiom Capital initiated the stock with "Sell" rating in Thursday, September 24 report. Vetr upgraded The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) rating on Monday, August 24. On Friday, January 19 the stock has "Buy" rating by Credit Suisse. RBC Capital Markets has "Hold" rating and $120.0 target. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equal-Weight" on Wednesday, October 12. The stock of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) rating on Friday, January 26. The stock has "Hold" rating by Barclays Capital on Friday, January 5. The firm has "Buy" rating by Tigress Financial given on Monday, October 30. Voya Management Ltd Liability Co, Georgia-based fund reported 223,087 shares. It also increased its holding in Conduent Inc by 105,450 shares in the quarter, for a total of 729,750 shares, and has risen its stake in Wabash Natl Corp (NYSE:WNC).

Since October 26, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 insider sales for $16.35 million activity. Jefferies maintained Caterpillar Inc. 23,240 shares were sold by Waller Kathy N, worth $1.07M on Tuesday, January 16. De Lange Bob had sold 1,572 shares worth $216,276 on Thursday, October 26.

Analysts await Caterpillar Inc. 95,199 shares were sold by Pellette Thomas A, worth $15.53 million on Wednesday, January 31.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in 2017 Q4. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.73, a current ratio of 1.35 and a quick ratio of 0.97. It is positive, as 55 investors sold CAT shares while 401 reduced holdings. The industrial products company reported $2.16 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.77 by $0.39. Pennsylvania-based Cordasco has invested 0.41% in Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT). Eastern Bank & Trust has invested 1.18% in Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT). Lmr Prns Limited Liability Partnership stated it has 0.48% in Caterpillar Inc. Da Davidson And stated it has 15,652 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Kelly Lawrence W Associate Inc Ca reported 463 shares. (NYSE:CAT). Massmutual Trust Fsb Adv owns 30 shares for 0% of their portfolio. (NYSE:CAT). Kayne Anderson Rudnick Inv Mgmt Llc invested 0.22% in Caterpillar Inc. Braun Stacey Assoc reported 1.41% of its portfolio in Caterpillar Inc. Lee Danner Bass Inc has invested 0.91% in Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:D) for 74,000 shares. (NYSE:CAT). 113,442 are owned by Cambridge Invest Rech Advsrs. Tru Of Toledo Na Oh invested 0.23% of its portfolio in Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) for 5,353 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.11, from 0.8 in 2017Q3. It fall, as 39 investors sold MSFT shares while 1012 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 333 raised stakes. Dock Street Asset invested in 32,210 shares or 1.07% of the stock. Ent Fincl Serv holds 0.22% of its portfolio in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) for 4,851 shares. Colonial Trust Advisors lifted its holdings in shares of Caterpillar by 25.4% during the fourth quarter. Capital Counsel Ltd New York reported 0.36% of its portfolio in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR). Garde Capital Inc sold 3,907 shares as the company's stock rose 4.63% while stock markets declined. Greenleaf stated it has 0.03% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Intersect Capital Ltd Co holds 0.12% or 1,414 shares in its portfolio. Company insiders own 0.14% of the company's stock. Bingham Osborn Scarborough Ltd holds 0.16% or 20,205 shares in its portfolio. MJNE's SI was 5,500 shares in April as released by FINRA. The industrial products company reported $2.16 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.77 by $0.39.

Twin Tree Management Lp increased Medtronic Plc (Call) (NYSE:MDT) stake by 177,500 shares to 229,400 valued at $18.52 million in 2017Q4. It also reduced its holding in General Electric Co (NYSE:GE) by 163,047 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 116,601 shares, and cut its stake in Boeing Co (NYSE:BA). The stock was sold at an average price of $160.46, for a total transaction of $84,722.88. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB now owns 55,029 shares of the industrial products company's stock worth $8,671,000 after purchasing an additional 6,913 shares during the period.



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