Shares of Caterpillar (CAT) Sees Large Inflow of Net Money Flow

Caterpillar (CAT) : Fridays money flow indicated an uptick to downtick ratio was at 1.16. The total value of inflow transactions on upticks was $68.25 million, whereas, the total value of outflow trades on downticks was $58.81 million. The total money flow was $9.44 million, which shows a mild bullish bias. The total money flow into the stock in block trades was $7.52 million. The total value of the trades done on upticks was $18.92 million. Downticks saw transactions worth $11.4 million. The total uptick to downtick ratio stood at 1.66, mildly in favor of the bulls. Caterpillar (CAT) was trading with a -0.61% change over previous days close. It fell $0.5 during the day and reached $81.45. The stock was -1.46% compared to the previous weeks close.


The company Insiders own 0.15% of Caterpillar shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by 25.3% . Institutional Investors own 69.26% of Caterpillar shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of 100.41%.

In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Copeland Jananne A., officer (Chief Accounting Officer) of Caterpillar Inc, had unloaded 706 shares at an average price of $82.95 in a transaction dated on July 29, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $58,563.

Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT): The stock opened at $82.19 and touched an intraday high of $82.365 on Friday. During the day, the stock corrected to an intraday low of $81.47, however, the bulls stepped in and pushed the price higher to close in the green at $81.69 with a gain of 0.29% for the day. The total traded volume for the day was 2,449,377. The stock had closed at $81.45 in the previous trading session.

Caterpillar (CAT) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Caterpillar (CAT), hence the stock is down -0.92% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.67% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -1.05% and the stock has fallen -1.17% in the past 1 week.

Caterpillar Inc. is a manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. The Company principally operates through its three product segments: Resource Industries, Construction Industries, and Energy & Transportation. The Company also provides financing and related services through its Financial Products segment. It offers its products under the brand names Caterpillar, CAT, design versions of CAT and Caterpillar, Electro-Motive, FG Wilson, MaK, MWM, Perkins, Progress Rail, SEM and Solar Turbines. It operates parts distribution centers at various locations, including Morton, Illinois; Arvin, California; Denver, Colorado; Miami, Florida; Atlanta, Georgia; St. Paul, Minnesota, and Dubai, United Arab Emirates, among others. Its subsidiaries include Caterpillar Life Insurance Company, Cat Financial and Caterpillar Product Services Corporation (CPSC), among others.

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