Cabot Corporation (CBT): Price and Financial Metrics

Cabot Corporation (CBT): $77.11

1.05 (+1.38%)

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CBT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $77.11 52-week high $83.74
Prev. close $76.06 52-week low $63.73
Day low $76.64 Volume 332,345
Day high $78.06 Avg. volume 296,507
50-day MA $71.42 Dividend yield 2.06%
200-day MA $71.53 Market Cap 4.26B

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  • CBT scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 84.47% of US stocks.
  • CBT's strongest trending metric is Sentiment; it's been moving up over the last 177 days.
  • CBT's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 21.15% of US stocks).

CBT Stock Summary

  • CABOT CORP's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 82.66% of US listed stocks.
  • CBT's went public 37.95 years ago, making it older than 93.02% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, CBT is more volatile than only 6.23% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to CBT, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are VNT, BC, KODK, MOG.A, and BDC.
  • CBT's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit CABOT CORP's official web site, go to

CBT Valuation Summary

  • CBT's EV/EBIT ratio is 10.2; this is 18.4% lower than that of the median Basic Materials stock.
  • CBT's price/earnings ratio has moved down 17.6 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CBT.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CBT 2023-11-29 1.1 3.3 9.3 10.2
CBT 2023-11-28 1.1 3.3 9.4 10.3
CBT 2023-11-27 1.1 3.4 9.6 10.5
CBT 2023-11-24 1.1 3.4 9.6 10.5
CBT 2023-11-22 1.1 3.4 9.6 10.5
CBT 2023-11-21 1.1 3.8 14.3 10.5

CBT Growth Metrics

    The 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 51.41%.
  • Its 4 year revenue growth rate is now at 22.93%.
  • The year over year price growth rate now stands at 7.88%.
CBT's revenue has moved up $1,209,000,000 over the prior 34 months.

The table below shows CBT's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 4,318 201 352
2022-09-30 4,321 100 209
2022-06-30 4,113 95 144
2022-03-31 3,881 132 133
2021-12-31 3,631 187 101
2021-09-30 3,409 257 250

CBT's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CBT has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 87.56% of graded US stocks.
  • CBT's asset turnover comes in at 1.052 -- ranking 13th of 89 Chemicals stocks.
  • IOSP, TOMZ, and MTX are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CBT.

The table below shows CBT's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 1.052 0.240 0.087
2021-03-31 0.935 0.222 0.047
2020-12-31 0.887 0.210 0.015
2020-09-30 0.868 0.191 0.002
2020-06-30 0.907 0.192 0.049
2020-03-31 1.005 0.204 0.071

CBT Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CBT, see our CBT price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $71.67 Average Broker Recommendation 1.43 (Moderate Buy)

Cabot Corporation (CBT) Company Bio

Cabot Corporation is a leading provider of rubber and specialty carbons, activated carbon, inkjet colorants, cesium formate drilling fluids, fumed silica, and aerogel. The company was founded in 1882 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Latest CBT News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about CABOT CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate CBT as an investment opportunity.

Cabot Corporation's (NYSE:CBT) Stock Is Going Strong: Is the Market Following Fundamentals?

Cabot (NYSE:CBT) has had a great run on the share market with its stock up by a significant 14% over the last month...

Yahoo | December 1, 2023

Cabot Corp's Dividend Analysis

Cabot Corp (NYSE:CBT) recently announced a dividend of $0.4 per share, payable on 2023-12-08, with the ex-dividend date set for 2023-11-22. Using the data from GuruFocus, let's look into Cabot Corp's dividend performance and assess its sustainability. What Does Cabot Corp Do?

Yahoo | November 22, 2023

Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) Passed Our Checks, And It's About To Pay A US$0.40 Dividend

Regular readers will know that we love our dividends at Simply Wall St, which is why it's exciting to see Cabot...

Yahoo | November 17, 2023

Here's Why Cabot (CBT) is a Strong Value Stock

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Yahoo | November 16, 2023

Cabot Corporation Board Declares Dividend

BOSTON, November 10, 2023--On Friday, November 10, 2023, the Board of Directors of Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.40 per share on all outstanding shares of the Corporation’s common stock. The dividend is payable on December 8, 2023, to stockholders of record at the close of business on November 24, 2023.

Yahoo | November 10, 2023

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CBT Price Returns

1-mo 16.94%
3-mo 10.33%
6-mo 6.21%
1-year 10.27%
3-year 91.65%
5-year 93.28%
YTD 17.86%
2022 21.38%
2021 28.40%
2020 -2.16%
2019 14.25%
2018 -28.70%

CBT Dividends

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Continue Researching CBT

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