CalAmp likely to meet or beat Street EPS view, says Stephens Stephens expects CalAmp to meet or beat the consensus EPS view when it reports its Q1 results tonight after the close. The firm also believes that CalAmp's asset tracking hardware opportunity with Caterpillar (CAT) is on track to start shipments in the second half of this year. Stephens maintain its Overweight rating and $25 price target on shares of CalAmp.
Caterpillar sales trends suggest 'muted' 2015 outlook, says Wells Fargo Wells Fargo says Caterpillar's November retail sales trends were weak with growth trends decelerating from October in all segments. Wells believes weakening demand trends suggest Caterpillar may provide "a muted" outlook for 2015, and the firm stays below consensus with its 2015 expectations. Wells has a Market Perform rating on Caterpillar.