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Caterpillar

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Caterpillar reports retail machines sales down 8% in three months end January

Caterpillar reported in a regulatory filing that its total retail machines sales were down 8% on a three month rolling basis in January. For reference, retail sales of machines were down 12% in the period ending in December and down 17% in the period ending in November. The company reported world Resources Industries sales down 7% in the January-end period, which was improved from down 10% the December-end period. Construction Industries world sales were down 8%, better than the 12% decline in the December-end period. Total Energy & Transportation Retail Sales were down 1% in the January-end period, which was better than the 22% decline seen in the December period.

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CAT Caterpillar
$98.26

-0.76 (-0.77%)

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02/07/17
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Overweight
Caterpillar upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays
Barclays analyst Robert Wertheimer upgraded Caterpillar to Overweight and raised his price target for the shares to $110 from $100. Investors likely will never get a chance to buy the company's revenue with as much upside as in 2017, Wertheimer tells investors in a research note. He finds the stock's relative value versus the company's machinery peers are increasingly attractive.
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On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Biogen (BIIB) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citi with analyst Robyn Karnauskas saying the Alzheimer's Phase 2 data already reported and no Phase 3 results until 2019/20, upside in the stock rests on the stability of Biogen's multiple sclerosis business and success of the Spinraza launch in spinal muscular atrophy. 2. Caterpillar (CAT) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Barclays with analyst Robert Wertheimer saying investors likely will never get a chance to buy the company's revenue with as much upside as in 2017. 3. Sysco (SYY) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at JPMorgan with analyst John Ivankoe saying the shares should be bought in the low $50s. He raised his price target for the shares to $57 from $55. 4. Nokia (NOK) upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley. 5. UBS (UBS) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at BofA/Merrill with analyst Andrew Stimpson saying negative catalysts have played out. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
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EVER
02/10/17
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EVER
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Caterpillar upgraded to Buy from Hold at Evercore ISI
Evercore ISI analyst David Raso upgraded Caterpillar to Buy from Hold as he revised his preference in the machinery sector, on which he remains bullish, contending that the upward earnings revision cycle is just starting. He raised his price target on Caterpillar shares to $110 from $102.
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Hold
Ingersoll-Rand downgraded to Hold at Evercore ISI
As previously reported, Evercore ISI analyst David Raso downgraded Ingersoll-Rand (IR) to Hold from Buy as he revised his preference in the machinery sector, stating the change is "no knock on Ingersoll," which he still thinks should rise with the improving macro backdrop. He remains bullish on the sector, contending that the upward earnings revision cycle is just starting. He trimmed his price target on Ingersoll-Rand shares to $86 from $87. He also upgraded Caterpillar (CAT) to Buy from Hold and said his top pick in the space remains Cummins (CMI).

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