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Cabot Corp: (NYSE: CBT)

(U.S: NYSE) As of Jul 31, 2014 04:03 PM ET

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$52.39 USD

52.39

-2.96 (-5.35%)

Volume: 771,366

Zacks Rank : 4-Sell [?]       4  

This is our short term rating system that serves as a timeliness indicator for stocks over the next 1 to 3 months. How good is it? See rankings and related performance below.

Zacks Rank Definition Annualized Return
1 Strong Buy 26.65%
2 Buy 18.84%
3 Hold 10.45%
4 Sell 4.76%
5 Strong Sell 2.56%
S&P 500 10.28%

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Industry / Sector Report

Industry: CHEM-DIVERSIFD

Zacks Industry Rank: 225 / 265 (Bottom 15.09%)

Rank in Industry:

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Top Peers Symbol Zacks Rank
CABOT CORP CBT
LYONDELLBASEL-A LYB
MARRONE BIO INV MBII
ASHLAND INC ASH
CELANESE CP-A CE
AIR LIQUIDE-ADR AIQUY
AIR PRODS & CHE APD
AIRGAS INC ARG
ALBEMARLE CORP ALB
ASAHI KASEI CP AHKSY

Recommendations and Estimates

Company Industry SP500
Average Recommendation (1=Buy, 5=Sell) 1.50 2.10 9.99
Current Quarter Estimate 0.91 8.24 -999.00
Year Ago Quarter Estimate 0.88 9.93 26.36
Next Quarter Estimate 0.98 7.46 -999.00
Next Year Estimate 4.42 7.44 26.92

Growth Rates

Company Industry SP500
This Year (23.3) 23.30 5.00 9.00
Next Year (23.1) 23.10 21.30 6.80
Last 5 Years 19.80 12.50 11.20
Next 5 Years 13.50 10.60 NA

Financials

Company Industry
Price/Earnings (TTM) 16.52 17.41
Price/Book (MRQ) 1.66 2.73
Price/Cash Flow (MRFY) 9.33 10.60
Dividend Yield 1.59% 1.41%
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 6.23% 7.62%
Return on Equity (TTM) 10.44% 15.76%
Debt to Equity (MRQ) NA 37.58

MRQ = Most Recent Quarter

TTM = Trailing Twelve Months

MRFY = Most Recent Fiscal Year

Note: Company and S&P 500 ratios relating to share price calculated daily; all others calculated weekly or in accordance with company earnings announcement. Industry medians calculated weekly.