Friday, April 24, 2015

Caterpillar (CAT) or Deere & Company (DE) for 2015?

Ask any investor or hedge-fund manager what his favorite stock pairs are and Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) and Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) are likely to feature near the top of the list. The two are oft discussed in the same breath as their investment propositions are believed to have had much in common during the last decade. However, on closer inspection the two stocks actually have notably different drivers. Let's take a look at them and, in doing so, assess what will guide their stock performance in 2015.

CAT Chart

CAT data by YCharts

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