Cabot Corporation (CBT): Price and Financial Metrics

Cabot Corporation (CBT): $49.23

-0.57 (-1.14%)

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CBT Stock Summary

  • Cabot Corp's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 84.83% of US listed stocks.
  • CBT's went public 35.18 years ago, making it older than 92.76% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • As for revenue growth, note that CBT's revenue has grown -18.81% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of just 19.7% of US companies in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Cabot Corp are OSMT, MIND, ORBC, HRC, and AIMC.
  • Visit CBT's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

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CBT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $49.23 52-week high $51.81
Prev. close $49.80 52-week low $20.00
Day low $48.45 Volume 283,600
Day high $49.84 Avg. volume 324,503
50-day MA $46.86 Dividend yield 2.84%
200-day MA $40.70 Market Cap 2.79B

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.

CBT Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$49.23$7 -86%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Cabot Corp with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Cabot Corp ranked in the 15th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for CBT, they are:

  • The company's compound free cash flow growth rate over the past 5.76 years comes in at -0.12%; that's greater than just 12.24% of US stocks we're applying DCF forecasting to.
  • Cabot Corp's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 82 -- greater than 96.55% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.
  • The weighted average cost of capital for the company is 10. This value is greater than 71.75% stocks in the Basic Materials sector that generate free cash flow.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

GGB, ITP, AVNT, MTRN, and SQM can be thought of as valuation peers to CBT, in the sense that they are in the Basic Materials sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

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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: Performing Ahead Of Schedule But Some Minor Challenges Ahead

Context of this article Towards the end of last year, I had presented a cautiously optimistic stance on Cabot Corporation (CBT) – a global specialty chemicals and performance materials company. I felt that an investment in this stock could serve as an indirect option on the convalescing global auto (25%...

The Alpha Sieve on Seeking Alpha | February 22, 2021

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Business Wire | February 4, 2021

Cabot Saint Lucia Reports Sales Success And Debuts New Oceanfront Offerings As Development Progresses

The Caribbean's Most "Breathtaking" Master-Planned Resort Community Releases Phase Two of Real Estate Following Strong Launch and High Demand TORONTO, Feb. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cabot, the developer and operator of master-planned golf resort communities, announces the release of new…

PR Newswire | February 3, 2021

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CBT Price Returns

1-mo 12.88%
3-mo 19.70%
6-mo 32.23%
1-year 36.13%
3-year -10.39%
5-year 25.43%
YTD 10.44%
2020 -2.16%
2019 14.25%
2018 -28.70%
2017 24.65%
2016 26.57%

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