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caterpillar inc (CAT) Details

Caterpillar Inc. manufactures and sells construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives worldwide. The company’s Construction Industries segment offers construction machines and related parts, including backhoe, small wheel, skid steer, multi-terrain, medium wheel, compact track, compact wheel, and track-type loaders; mini excavators and wheel excavators, as well as small, medium, and large track excavators; small track-type and medium track-type tractors; and select work tools, motor graders, and pipelayers for the heavy construction, general construction, mining and quarry, and aggregates markets. Its Resource Industries segment provides electric rope and hydraulic shovels; draglines; drills; highwall and longwall miners; hard rock vehicles; large track-type tractors; articulated, large mining, and off-highway trucks; large wheel loaders; wheel tractor scrapers; wheel dozers; machinery components; and electronics and control systems for mine, quarry, forestry, paving, tunneling, waste, and industrial customers. The company’s Power Systems segment offers reciprocating engine powered generator sets; integrated systems for the electric power generation industry; reciprocating engines, and integrated systems and solutions; turbines and turbine-related services; and diesel-electric locomotives and components, and rail-related products and services. Its Financial Products segment provides retail and wholesale financing alternatives for Caterpillar equipment, machinery, and engines; offers property, casualty, life, accident, and health insurance, as well as insurance brokerage services; and purchases short-term receivables. The company was formerly known as Caterpillar Tractor Co. and changed its name to Caterpillar Inc. in 1986. The company was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Peoria, Illinois.

115,292 Employees
Last Reported Date: 08/1/14
Founded in 1925

caterpillar inc (CAT) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $1.6M
Group President
Total Annual Compensation: $898.1K
Group President of Corporate Services and Chi...
Total Annual Compensation: $661.9K
Group President of Customer and Dealer Suppor...
Total Annual Compensation: $914.6K
Group President of Construction Industries & ...
Total Annual Compensation: $847.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

caterpillar inc (CAT) Key Developments

Caterpillar Inc. Presents at Morgan Stanley 2nd Annual Laguna Conference, Sep-15-2014

Caterpillar Inc. Presents at Morgan Stanley 2nd Annual Laguna Conference, Sep-15-2014 . Venue: Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel Dana Point, California, United States.

Caterpillar Inc. Presents at Vertical Research Partners Industrial Conference, Sep-04-2014

Caterpillar Inc. Presents at Vertical Research Partners Industrial Conference, Sep-04-2014 . Venue: The Water's Edge Resort & Spa, Westbrook, Connecticut, United States.

Caterpillar Announces Sales Results for the Three Months Ended July 2014

Caterpillar reported its three-month rolling retail sales for July 2014. Total World Machine sales were down 9% which compares favorably to down 10% and 12% in June and May respectively. The biggest geographic progress was seen in EAME which improved to down 16% from down 21% in June. North America Total Machine Sales were up 11% in July, however this is a slowdown from up 14% in June. Total Energy and Transportation Retail Sales for July were down 5%, a nice reversal from down 10% in June with the Oil & Gas Industry showing the best improvement at up 6% in July against up 1% in June.


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