Cabot Corporation (CBT): Price and Financial Metrics

Cabot Corporation (CBT): $52.36

-1.90 (-3.50%)

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  • CBT scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 89.04% of US stocks.
  • CBT's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving up over the last 52 weeks.
  • CBT ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 44th percentile.

CBT Stock Summary

  • Cabot Corp's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 85.92% of US listed stocks.
  • Cabot Corp's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.71% of US equities in our set.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.97, Cabot Corp has a higher such ratio than just 21.2% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Cabot Corp are PRGO, EHTH, CARS, ANGO, and AGFS.
  • CBT's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Cabot Corp's official web site, go to

CBT Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, CBT's EV/EBIT ratio is 4.61% lower, now standing at 14.5.
  • Over the past 243 months, CBT's price/earnings ratio has gone down 64.4.
  • Over the past 243 months, CBT's price/sales ratio has gone down 0.9.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CBT.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CBT 2021-09-03 0.9 3.1 -58.5 14.5
CBT 2021-09-02 1.0 3.2 -59.7 14.8
CBT 2021-09-01 1.0 3.2 -59.2 14.7
CBT 2021-08-31 1.0 3.2 -59.4 14.7
CBT 2021-08-30 1.0 3.2 -60.1 14.8
CBT 2021-08-27 1.0 3.3 -61.2 15.0

CBT Growth Metrics

  • Its year over year revenue growth rate is now at -11.06%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -20.67%.
  • The 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at -16.16%.
CBT's revenue has moved up $551,000,000 over the prior 49 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
2021-06-30 3,164 256 -51
2021-03-31 2,765 334 -143
2020-12-31 2,633 293 -219
2020-09-30 2,614 377 -238
2020-06-30 2,782 475 67
2020-03-31 3,109 441 105

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 89.91% of graded US stocks.
  • CBT's asset turnover comes in at 1.052 -- ranking 13th of 89 Chemicals stocks.
  • AXTA, CE, and HUN 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)

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CBT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $52.36 52-week high $65.25
Prev. close $54.26 52-week low $36.64
Day low $52.33 Volume 149,900
Day high $54.05 Avg. volume 340,825
50-day MA $52.04 Dividend yield 2.58%
200-day MA $53.98 Market Cap 2.97B

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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Is Cabot (CBT) a Great Value Stock Right Now?

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Yahoo | October 11, 2021

Cabot Corporation to Announce Fourth Quarter 2021 Operating Results

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cabot Corporation to Announce Fourth Quarter 2021 Operating Results

Business Wire | October 8, 2021

Dyes and Pigments Market Size, Global Intelligence Report, Forecast 2026 | Fortune Business Insights

Companies covered in the dyes and pigments market report are KRONOS Worldwide, Inc., DuPont, Atul Ltd, Sudarshan Chemical Industries Limited, DIC CORPORATION, Kiri Industries Ltd, Cabot Corporation, Huntsman International LLC., Clariant, BASF SE and more players profiled Companies covered in the dyes and pigments market report are KRONOS Worldwide, Inc., DuPont, Atul Ltd, Sudarshan Chemical Industries Limited, DIC CORPORATION, Kiri Industries Ltd, Cabot Corporation, Huntsman International LLC., Clariant, BASF SE and more players profiled

Intrado Digital Media | October 8, 2021

Heres Why You Should Invest In Cabot (CBT) Stock Now

Cabot Corporations CBT stock looks promising at the moment. It is benefiting from its growth actions and strong demand across regions and end markets. We are positive on the companys prospects and believe that the time is right for you to add the stock to portfolio as it looks promising and is poised to carry [] The post Heres Why You Should Invest In Cabot (CBT) Stock Now appeared first on UK Stocks, Forex, Commodities, Crypto, Live Market News- Daily Forex News .

FXNews24 | October 4, 2021

Carbon Nanotubes (CNT) Market to reach USD 1.96 billion by 2027 | Cabot Corporation, Arry International Group Limited, Carbon Solutions, Inc.

Global Carbon Nanotubes (CNT) Market by Type (Single Walled & Multi Walled), End-use Industry (Chemical Vapor Deposition, Catalytic Chemical Vapor Deposition (CCVD), High-Pressure Carbon Monoxide Reaction, Others), Method (Electronics & Semiconductors, Energy & Storage, Chemical Material & Polymers, Medical, Structural []

iCrowdNewswire | October 4, 2021

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CBT Price Returns

1-mo 3.17%
3-mo -4.29%
6-mo -3.43%
1-year 44.80%
3-year 19.73%
5-year 15.46%
YTD 18.89%
2020 -2.16%
2019 14.25%
2018 -28.70%
2017 24.65%
2016 26.57%

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