Cabot (NYSE:CBT) is scheduled to be releasing its earnings data after the market closes on Tuesday, February 6th. Analysts expect Cabot to post earnings of $0.80 per share for the quarter.
Cabot (NYSE:CBT) opened at $65.50 on Friday. Cabot has a 52-week low of $50.21 and a 52-week high of $68.63. The stock has a market cap of $4,148.87, a PE ratio of 17.19, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.76 and a beta of 1.25. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.41, a current ratio of 1.70 and a quick ratio of 1.17.
The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 9th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 23rd will be given a $0.315 dividend. This represents a $1.26 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.92%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 22nd. Cabot’s payout ratio is 33.07%.
A number of research firms have issued reports on CBT. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Cabot from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday. KeyCorp restated a “hold” rating on shares of Cabot in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. Jefferies Group restated a “buy” rating and issued a $74.00 price objective on shares of Cabot in a research report on Friday, November 3rd. SunTrust Banks upgraded shares of Cabot from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 19th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Cabot from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, January 18th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. Cabot currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $70.67.
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Cabot Company Profile
Cabot Corporation is a global specialty chemicals and performance materials company. The Company operates through four business segments: reinforcement materials, performance chemicals, purification solutions and specialty fluids. Reinforcement materials’ rubber grade carbon blacks are used to enhance the physical properties of the systems and applications in which they are incorporated.
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