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Cabot Corporation (CBT)

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$57.51 USD

57.51
86,216

-0.43 (-0.74%)

Updated Dec 13, 2017 01:50 PM ET

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3-Hold     3    

A Value | D Growth | D Momentum | B VGM

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The scores are based on the trading styles of Value, Growth, and Momentum. There's also a VGM Score ('V' for Value, 'G' for Growth and 'M' for Momentum), which combines the weighted average of the individual style scores into one score.

Value Score A
Growth Score A
Momentum Score A
VGM Score A

Within each Score, stocks are graded into five groups: A, B, C, D and F. As you might remember from your school days, an A, is better than a B; a B is better than a C; a C is better than a D; and a D is better than an F.

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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 25.71%
2 Buy 18.12%
3 Hold 9.91%
4 Sell 5.49%
5 Strong Sell 2.29%
S&P 500 9.79%

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The Zacks Industry Rank assigns a rating to each of the 265 X (Expanded) Industries based on their average Zacks Rank.

An industry with a larger percentage of Zacks Rank #1's and #2's will have a better average Zacks Rank than one with a larger percentage of Zacks Rank #4's and #5's.

The industry with the best average Zacks Rank would be considered the top industry (1 out of 265), which would place it in the top 1% of Zacks Ranked Industries. The industry with the worst average Zacks Rank (265 out of 265) would place in the bottom 1%.

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Income Statements

The Style Scores are a complementary set of indicators to use alongside the Zacks Rank. It allows the user to better focus on the stocks that are the best fit for his or her personal trading style.

The scores are based on the trading styles of Value, Growth, and Momentum. There's also a VGM Score ('V' for Value, 'G' for Growth and 'M' for Momentum), which combines the weighted average of the individual style scores into one score.

Value Score A
Growth Score A
Momentum Score A
VGM Score A

Within each Score, stocks are graded into five groups: A, B, C, D and F. As you might remember from your school days, an A, is better than a B; a B is better than a C; a C is better than a D; and a D is better than an F.

As an investor, you want to buy stocks with the highest probability of success. That means you want to buy stocks with a Zacks Rank #1 or #2, Strong Buy or Buy, which also has a Score of an A or a B in your personal trading style.

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The Zacks Equity Research reports, or ZER for short, are our in-house, independently produced research reports.

The ever popular one-page Snapshot reports are generated for virtually every single Zacks Ranked stock. It's packed with all of the company's key stats and salient decision making information. Including the Zacks Rank, Zacks Industry Rank, Style Scores, the Price, Consensus & Surprise chart, graphical estimate analysis and how a stocks stacks up to its peers.

The detailed multi-page Analyst report does an even deeper dive on the company's vital statistics. In addition to all of the proprietary analysis in the Snapshot, the report also visually displays the four components of the Zacks Rank (Agreement, Magnitude, Upside and Surprise); provides a comprehensive overview of the company business drivers, complete with earnings and sales charts; a recap of their last earnings report; and a bulleted list of reasons to buy or sell the stock. It also includes an industry comparison table to see how your stock compares to its expanded industry, and the S&P 500.

Researching stocks has never been so easy or insightful as with the ZER Analyst and Snapshot reports.

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Fiscal Year end for Cabot Corporation falls in the month of September.

All items in Millions except EPS data.

9/30/17 9/30/16 9/30/15 9/30/14 9/30/13
Sales 2,717 2,411 2,871 3,647 3,463
Cost Of Goods 2,065 1,833 2,286 2,926 2,827
Gross Profit 652 578 585 721 636
Selling & Adminstrative & Depr. & Amort Expenses 316 328 902 386 373
Income After Depreciation & Amortization 336 250 -317 335 263
Non-Operating Income 5 -2 -7 28 4
Interest Expense 53 54 53 55 62
Pretax Income 288 194 -377 308 205
Income Taxes 29 34 -45 92 58
Minority Interest 25 15 8 19 7
Investment Gains/Losses 7 3 4 0 11
Other Income/Charges 0 0 0 0 0
Income From Cont. Operations 266 163 -328 216 158
Extras & Discontinued Operations 0 1 2 2 2
Net Income 241 149 -334 199 153
Depreciation Footnote 9/30/17 9/30/16 9/30/15 9/30/14 9/30/13
Income Before Depreciation & Amortization 491 411 -134 536 453
Depreciation & Amortization (Cash Flow) 155 161 183 201 190
Income After Depreciation & Amortization 336 250 -317 335 263
Earnings Per Share Data 9/30/17 9/30/16 9/30/15 9/30/14 9/30/13
Average Shares 62.70 62.90 63.40 65.10 64.50
Diluted EPS Before Non-Recurring Items 3.43 3.14 2.75 3.43 2.91
Diluted Net EPS 3.80 2.36 -5.27 3.03 2.36

Fiscal Year end for Cabot Corporation falls in the month of September.

All items in Millions except EPS data.

9/30/17 6/30/17 3/31/17 12/31/16 9/30/16
Sales 723.00 705.00 678.00 611.00 619.00
Cost Of Goods 556.00 546.00 509.00 454.00 450.00
Gross Profit 167.00 159.00 169.00 157.00 169.00
SG&A, R&D, and Dept/Amort Expenses 85.00 77.00 79.00 75.00 91.00
Income After SG&A, R&D, and Dept/Amort Expenses 82.00 82.00 90.00 82.00 78.00
Non-Operating Income 3.00 -3.00 1.00 4.00 2.00
Interest Expense 14.00 13.00 13.00 13.00 14.00
Pretax Income 71.00 66.00 78.00 73.00 66.00
Income Taxes -3.00 16.00 -1.00 17.00 13.00
Minority Interest 7.00 8.00 6.00 4.00 3.00
Investment Gains/Losses 1.00 3.00 1.00 2.00 1.00
Other Income/Charges 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Income From Cont. Operations 75.00 53.00 80.00 58.00 54.00
Extras & Discontinued Operations 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.00
Net Income 68.00 45.00 74.00 54.00 52.00
Earnings Per Share Data 9/30/17 6/30/17 3/31/17 12/31/16 9/30/16
Average Shares 62.50 62.70 62.80 62.80 62.90
Diluted EPS Before Non-Recurring Items 0.91 0.81 0.87 0.84 1.00
Diluted Net EPS 1.07 0.71 1.18 0.85 0.83