WASHINGTON - Caterpillar Inc., a U.S. manufacturer of construction equipment, has avoided paying $2.4 billion in taxes by shifting billions of dollars in profits to a wholly owned Swiss affiliate, a new report from Sen. Carl Levin, chairman of the U.S ...
Shares of Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT ) may have zoomed 14% year to date, but whether there's room for more upside will be known later this week when the bellwether reports its first-quarter numbers, and guides into 2014.
(Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc (CAT.N) on Thursday posted a quarterly profit that topped analysts' estimates and raised its full-year outlook on a stronger-than-expected rebound in sales to the construction industry.
Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported first-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. For the quarter, the heavy equipment firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.61 on revenues of $13.24 billion.
On Thursday Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT ) will release its quarterly report, and investors have decided that the heavy-equipment maker is finally ready to see a full recovery, sending its shares to levels the company's stock hasn't seen in two years. Yet ...
The year 2013 was exceptionally rough for the world's largest mining and construction equipment maker, Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT ) , as constricted mining spending impinged upon its sales and took a toll on its earnings.
Caterpillar Inc. cut the value of its CEO's pay package by 32 percent to $12 million in 2013, a year when the heavy machinery maker saw its profits fall by a third, according to an Associated Press analysis.