Cabot Corporation (CBT): Price and Financial Metrics

Cabot Corporation (CBT): $69.73

-0.30 (-0.43%)

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  • CBT scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 73.52% of US stocks.
  • CBT's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • CBT's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 42.53% of US stocks).

CBT Stock Summary

  • Cabot Corp's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 90.93% of US listed stocks.
  • Cabot Corp's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.84% of US equities in our set.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, Cabot Corp is reporting a growth rate of 383.33%; that's higher than 94.4% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Cabot Corp are AYTU, CCMP, ASH, DRTT, and HAS.
  • 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

    The 2 year revenue growth rate now stands at 4.82%.
  • The 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 19.19%.
  • The 3 year price growth rate now stands at 3.04%.
Over the past 15 months, CBT's revenue has gone up $1,017,000,000.

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
2021-12-31 3,631 187 101
2021-09-30 3,409 257 250
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

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)

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CBT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $69.73 52-week high $74.87
Prev. close $70.03 52-week low $47.59
Day low $67.82 Volume 340,200
Day high $70.13 Avg. volume 461,360
50-day MA $68.25 Dividend yield 2.11%
200-day MA $60.20 Market Cap 3.94B

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

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Westlake (WLK) benefits from the continued strength in the residential construction market and strong repair and remodeling markets in Q4.

Yahoo | February 23, 2022

Cabot Corporation Expands Engineered Elastomer Composites (E2C™) Solutions for Use in Retreading of Off-the-Road (OTR) Tires

BOSTON, February 22, 2022--Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) today announced the expansion of its Engineered Elastomer Composites (E2C™) product line for use in retreading applications for off-the-road (OTR) tires. Enabled by propriety process technology that mixes reinforcing carbons into elastomers, E2C solutions for the OTR tire retreading application deliver premium performance that maximizes the life of retreads, improves the productivity and efficiency of mining operations, and reduces impact

Yahoo | February 22, 2022

Why Cabot (CBT) is a Great Dividend Stock Right Now

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Cabot (CBT) have what it takes? Let's find out.

Yahoo | February 21, 2022

Has Aperam (APEMY) Outpaced Other Basic Materials Stocks This Year?

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Yahoo | February 21, 2022

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CBT Price Returns

1-mo 4.50%
3-mo -3.29%
6-mo 25.54%
1-year 15.10%
3-year 84.91%
5-year 50.77%
YTD 24.72%
2021 28.40%
2020 -2.16%
2019 14.25%
2018 -28.70%
2017 24.65%

CBT Dividends

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Continue Researching CBT

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