Caterpillar Inc.

Caterpillar Inc. CAT

Dividend Summary

The next Caterpillar Inc. dividend went ex 11 days ago for 111c and will be paid in 21 days.
The previous Caterpillar Inc. dividend was 103c and it went ex 3 months ago and it was paid 2 months ago.
There are typically 4 dividends per year (excluding specials), and the dividend cover is approximately 2.5.

Latest Dividends
Summary Previous dividend Next dividend
Status Paid Declared
Type Quarterly Quarterly
Per share 103c 111c
Declaration date 14 Apr 2021 (Wed) 09 Jun 2021 (Wed)
Ex-div date 23 Apr 2021 (Fri) 19 Jul 2021 (Mon)
Pay date 20 May 2021 (Thu) 20 Aug 2021 (Fri)

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Forecast Accuracy
92%
Our premium tools have predicted Caterpillar Inc. with 92% accuracy.
Dividend Yield Today
2.0%
The dividend yield is calculated by dividing the annual dividend payment by the prevailing share price
The table below shows the full dividend history for Caterpillar Inc.
Status Type Decl. date Ex-div date Pay date Decl. Currency Forecast amount Decl. amount Accuracy
Forecast Quarterly 08 Oct 2025 17 Oct 2025 20 Nov 2025 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 11 Jun 2025 18 Jul 2025 20 Aug 2025 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 09 Apr 2025 18 Apr 2025 20 May 2025 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 11 Dec 2024 14 Jan 2025 14 Feb 2025 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 09 Oct 2024 18 Oct 2024 20 Nov 2024 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 12 Jun 2024 18 Jul 2024 20 Aug 2024 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 10 Apr 2024 19 Apr 2024 20 May 2024 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 13 Dec 2023 16 Jan 2024 16 Feb 2024 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 11 Oct 2023 20 Oct 2023 20 Nov 2023 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 14 Jun 2023 19 Jul 2023 20 Aug 2023 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 12 Apr 2023 21 Apr 2023 20 May 2023 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 14 Dec 2022 17 Jan 2023 17 Feb 2023 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 12 Oct 2022 21 Oct 2022 20 Nov 2022 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 08 Jun 2022 19 Jul 2022 20 Aug 2022 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 13 Apr 2022 22 Apr 2022 20 May 2022 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 08 Dec 2021 18 Jan 2022 18 Feb 2022 USD Sign up
Forecast Quarterly 13 Oct 2021 22 Oct 2021 20 Nov 2021 USD Sign up
Declared Quarterly 09 Jun 2021 19 Jul 2021 20 Aug 2021 USD 103c 111c 😊
Paid Quarterly 14 Apr 2021 23 Apr 2021 20 May 2021 USD 105c 103c 😃
Paid Quarterly 09 Dec 2020 19 Jan 2021 19 Feb 2021 USD 105c 103c 😃
Paid Quarterly 14 Oct 2020 23 Oct 2020 20 Nov 2020 USD 103c 103c 😄
Paid Quarterly 10 Jun 2020 17 Jul 2020 20 Aug 2020 USD 103c 103c 😄
Paid Quarterly 08 Apr 2020 17 Apr 2020 20 May 2020 USD 103c 103c 😄
Paid Quarterly 11 Dec 2019 17 Jan 2020 20 Feb 2020 USD 90c 103c 😏
Paid Quarterly 09 Oct 2019 18 Oct 2019 20 Nov 2019 USD 90c 103c 😏
Paid Quarterly 02 May 2019 19 Jul 2019 20 Aug 2019 USD 90c 103c 😏
Paid Quarterly 10 Apr 2019 18 Apr 2019 20 May 2019 USD 86c 86c 😄
Paid Quarterly 12 Dec 2018 18 Jan 2019 20 Feb 2019 USD 86c 86c 😄
Paid Quarterly 10 Oct 2018 19 Oct 2018 20 Nov 2018 USD 86c 86c 😄
Paid Quarterly 13 Jun 2018 19 Jul 2018 20 Aug 2018 USD 79c 86c 😊
Paid Quarterly 11 Apr 2018 20 Apr 2018 19 May 2018 USD 78c 78c 😄
Paid Quarterly 13 Dec 2017 19 Jan 2018 20 Feb 2018 USD 78c 78c 😄
Paid Quarterly 11 Oct 2017 20 Oct 2017 20 Nov 2017 USD 78c 78c 😄
Paid Quarterly 14 Jun 2017 18 Jul 2017 19 Aug 2017 USD 80c 78c 😃
Paid Quarterly 20 Apr 2017 20 May 2017 USD 77c 77c 😄
Paid Quarterly 14 Dec 2016 18 Jan 2017 18 Feb 2017 USD 77c 77c 😄
Paid Quarterly 12 Oct 2016 20 Oct 2016 19 Nov 2016 USD 85c 77c 😊
Paid Quarterly 08 Jun 2016 18 Jul 2016 20 Aug 2016 USD 85c 77c 😊
Paid Quarterly 13 Apr 2016 21 Apr 2016 20 May 2016 USD 77c
Paid Quarterly 09 Dec 2015 15 Jan 2016 20 Feb 2016 USD 77c
Paid Quarterly 14 Oct 2015 22 Oct 2015 20 Nov 2015 USD 77c
Paid Quarterly 10 Jun 2015 16 Jul 2015 20 Aug 2015 USD 77c
Paid Quarterly 08 Apr 2015 16 Apr 2015 20 May 2015 USD 70c
Paid Quarterly 10 Dec 2014 15 Jan 2015 20 Feb 2015 USD 70c
Paid Quarterly 08 Oct 2014 16 Oct 2014 20 Nov 2014 USD 70c
Paid Quarterly 11 Jun 2014 17 Jul 2014 20 Aug 2014 USD 70c
Paid Quarterly 09 Apr 2014 16 Apr 2014 20 May 2014 USD 60c
Paid Quarterly 11 Dec 2013 16 Jan 2014 20 Feb 2014 USD 60c
Paid Quarterly 09 Oct 2013 17 Oct 2013 20 Nov 2013 USD 60c
Paid Quarterly 12 Jun 2013 18 Jul 2013 20 Aug 2013 USD 60c
Paid Quarterly 10 Apr 2013 18 Apr 2013 20 May 2013 USD 52c
Paid Quarterly 12 Dec 2012 20 Dec 2012 31 Dec 2012 USD 52c
Paid Quarterly 08 Oct 2012 18 Oct 2012 20 Nov 2012 USD 52c
Paid Quarterly 18 Jul 2012 20 Aug 2012 USD 52c
Paid Quarterly 19 Apr 2012 19 May 2012 USD 46c
Paid Quarterly 18 Jan 2012 18 Feb 2012 USD 46c
Paid Quarterly 20 Oct 2011 19 Nov 2011 USD 46c
Paid Quarterly 18 Jul 2011 20 Aug 2011 USD 46c
Paid Quarterly 21 Apr 2011 20 May 2011 USD 44c
Paid Quarterly 18 Jan 2011 19 Feb 2011 USD 44c
Paid Quarterly 21 Oct 2010 20 Nov 2010 USD 44c
Paid Quarterly 16 Jul 2010 20 Aug 2010 USD 44c
Paid Quarterly 22 Apr 2010 20 May 2010 USD 42c
Paid Quarterly 18 Jan 2010 20 Feb 2010 USD 42c
Paid Final 31 Dec 2009 31 Dec 2009 USD 168c
Paid Final 31 Dec 2008 31 Dec 2008 USD 156c
Paid Final 31 Dec 2007 31 Dec 2007 USD 132c
Paid Final 31 Dec 2006 31 Dec 2006 USD 110c
Year Amount Change
2006 110.0c
2007 132.0c
20.0%
2008 156.0c
18.2%
2009 168.0c
7.7%
2010 172.0c
2.4%
2011 180.0c
4.7%
2012 196.0c
8.9%
2013 224.0c
14.3%
2014 260.0c
16.1%
2015 294.0c
13.1%
2016 308.0c
4.8%
2017 310.0c
0.6%
2018 328.0c
5.8%
2019 378.0c
15.2%
2020 412.0c
9.0%
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Caterpillar Inc. Optimized Dividend Chart

The chart below shows the optimized dividends for this security over a rolling 12-month period.
Dividend Yield Today
2.0%
Optimized Yield
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52 Week High
3.8% on 01 October 2020
52 Week Low
1.9% on 07 May 2021
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About Caterpillar Inc.

With 2011 sales and revenues of $60.138 billion, Caterpillar is the world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives.

Caterpillar has paid a cash dividend every year since the company was formed in 1925

Sector
General Industrials
Country
United States
Share Price
$212.56 (yesterday's closing price)
Shares in Issue
653 million
Market Cap
$138.9bn
Dividend Cover
How many times is the dividend covered by company income. A cover of 1 means all income is paid out in dividends
2.5
CADI
The Consecutive Annual Dividend Increases - the number of years this company has been increasing its dividends
10+
Market Indices
S&P Global 100, S&P 100, S&P 500, Dow Jones 30
Home Page URL
https://www.caterpillar.com/
Investor Relations URL
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Financial Calendar URL
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