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Caterpillar Inc (CAT.N)

CAT.N on New York Stock Exchange

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23 May 2018
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Caterpillar's World Machines Retail Sales For 3-Month Rolling Period Ended April Up 28 Pct
Friday, 11 May 2018 

May 11 (Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc ::CATERPILLAR - ASIA/PACIFIC MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED APRIL UP 33%.CATERPILLAR - NORTH AMERICA MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED APRIL UP 25 PERCENT.CATERPILLAR - WORLD MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED APRIL, UP 28 PERCENT - SEC FILING.CATERPILLAR - LATIN AMERICA MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED APRIL UP 56 PERCENT.  Full Article

Kynikos's Chanos Says They Are Least Short On China They've Been In 8 Years- CNBC
Thursday, 26 Apr 2018 

April 26 (Reuters) - :KYNIKOS'S JIM CHANOS SAYS THEY ARE LEAST SHORT ON CHINA THEY'VE BEEN IN 8 YEARS- CNBC.JIM CHANOS SAYS NO LONGER SHORT ON ALIBABA - CNBC.JIM CHANOS SAYS CHINA'S DEBT PROBLEMS STILL CONTINUE TO BE THERE- CNBC.JIM CHANOS SAYS HAS NO POSITION ON CATERPILLAR RIGHT NOW - CNBC.CHANOS SAYS TESLA'S MUSK "MAY BE MISLEADING INVESTORS", MUSK HAS "CROSSED THE RUBICON" OF MAKING STATEMENTS TO INVESTORS HE MIGHT RUE LATER - CNBC.  Full Article

Caterpillar Inc Says CEO D. James Umpleby III's FY 2017 SEC Total Compensation Was $14 Million
Wednesday, 25 Apr 2018 

April 25 (Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc ::CATERPILLAR INC SAYS CEO D. JAMES UMPLEBY III'S FY 2017 SEC TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $14 MILLION VERSUS $5.3 MILLION IN FY 2016 - SEC FILING.CATERPILLAR INC SAYS CFO BRADLEY HALVERSON'S FY 2017 SEC TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $7.6 MILLION VERSUS $5.2 MILLION IN FY 2016.CATERPILLAR INC SAYS CEO D. JAMES UMPLEBY III'S FY 2017 SEC TOTAL COMPENSATION INCLUDED $3.3 MILLION IN STOCK AWARDS AND $5.4 MILLION IN OPTION AWARDS.  Full Article

Caterpillar Says Price Vs Cost Would Be Negative For Rest Of 2018 - Conf Call
Tuesday, 24 Apr 2018 

April 24 (Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc ::CATERPILLAR INC - EXPECT HIGHER PRICE REALISATION TO MORE THAN OFFSET MATERIAL COST INCREASE - CONF CALL.CATERPILLAR INC – SAYS SUSTAINED DIVIDEND GROWTH REMAINS A "VERY HIGH PRIORITY" FOR US – CONF CALL.CATERPILLAR INC – SAYS HAVE NECESSARY BRICKS AND MORTAR CAPACITY THAT WE NEED – CONF CALL.CATERPILLAR INC – SAYS EXPECT CAPEX TO BE ABOUT $1 BILLION TO $1.5 BILLION FOR THE FORESEEABLE FUTURE– CONF CALL.CATERPILLAR INC – CHINA CONTINUES TO BE STRONGER THAN WE EXPECT– CONF CALL.CATERPILLAR INC –EXPECTS CHINA 10-TON ABOVE EXCAVATOR DEMAND TO BE UP 30 PERCENT THIS YEAR– CONF CALL.CATERPILLAR INC – SAYS STEEL COSTS CONTINUE TO INCREASE– CONF CALL.CATERPILLAR INC –SAYS EXPECT MATERIAL COST INCREASES IN 2018 TO BE HIGHER THAN ESTIMATED IN DEC QUARTER OUTLOOK ON HIGHER STEEL PRICES– CONF CALL.CATERPILLAR INC – SAYS PRICE VERSUS COST WOULD BE NEGATIVE FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR– CONF CALL.  Full Article

Caterpillar Says Asia/Pacific Machines Retail Sales For 3-Month Rolling Period Ended March, Up 31 Pct
Monday, 23 Apr 2018 

April 23 (Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc ::CATERPILLAR - ASIA/PACIFIC MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED MARCH, UP 31 PERCENT.CATERPILLAR INC - NORTH AMERICA MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED MARCH UP 27 PERCENT - SEC FILING.CATERPILLAR - WORLD MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED MARCH UP 26 PERCENT.CATERPILLAR - LATIN AMERICA MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED MARCH, UP 34 PERCENT.  Full Article

Caterpillar Announces Group President Appointments
Thursday, 12 Apr 2018 

April 12 (Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc ::CATERPILLAR ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE OFFICE CHANGES.BOB DE LANGE TO BECOME GROUP PRESIDENT OF CUSTOMER & DEALER SUPPORT.RAMIN YOUNESSI APPOINTED GROUP PRESIDENT OF ENERGY & TRANSPORTATION.TOM PELLETTE TO BECOME GROUP PRESIDENT OF CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRIES.  Full Article

Caterpillar Latin America Machines Retail Sales For 3-Month Rolling Period Ended Feb. Up 39 Pct
Tuesday, 13 Mar 2018 

March 13 (Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc ::CATERPILLAR - LATIN AMERICA MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED FEB. UP 39 PERCENT.CATERPILLAR - WORLD MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED FEB. UP 33 PERCENT.CATERPILLAR - ASIA/PACIFIC MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED FEB. UP 41 PERCENT.CATERPILLAR - NORTH AMERICA MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED FEB. UP 30 PERCENT.  Full Article

Cat Financial Says Q4 Revenue Up 6 Percent To $678 Million
Thursday, 25 Jan 2018 

Jan 25 (Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc ::CAT FINANCIAL SAYS QTRLY REVENUE OF $678 MILLION UP $36 MILLION, OR 6 PERCENT, COMPARED WITH Q4 2016.CAT FINANCIAL SAYS QTRLY PROFIT WAS $271 MILLION, A $186 MILLION, OR 219 PERCENT, INCREASE FROM Q4 2016.CAT FINANCIAL​ - ‍PROFIT BEFORE INCOME TAXES WAS $133 MILLION FOR Q4, VERSUS $122 MILLION​.CAT FINANCIAL​ - Q4 RETAIL NEW BUSINESS VOLUME OF $3.42 BILLION, UP 19 PERCENT.CAT FINANCIAL - PROVISION FOR INCOME TAXES IN Q4 2017 INCLUDES NET BENEFIT OF $151 MILLION DUE TO ENACTMENT OF U.S. TAX REFORM LEGISLATION ON DEC 22, 2017.  Full Article

Caterpillar's North America Machines Retail Sales For 3-Month Rolling Period Up 12 Pct
Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc ::CATERPILLAR - LATIN AMERICA MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED NOV. UP 48 PERCENT.CATERPILLAR - NORTH AMERICA MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED NOV. UP 12 PERCENT.CATERPILLAR - WORLD MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED NOV. UP 26 PERCENT.CATERPILLAR SAYS ASIA/PACIFIC MACHINES RETAIL SALES FOR 3-MONTH ROLLING PERIOD ENDED NOVEMBER UP 43 PERCENT.  Full Article

Downer EDI sells its freight rail business to Progress Rail for $109 mln
Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Downer Edi Ltd ::Downer to sell its freight rail business to progress rail.Deal for $109 million​.Downer's rail division will have more than $8 billion of work-in-hand after divestment of freight rail business​.Rail division on track to achieve its underlying full year earnings target​.Due to sale, to book non-cash write down of $40 million regarding freight rail goodwill and legacy assets.Around 360 people currently employed by Downer are expected to transfer to progress rail as part of transaction.  Full Article

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