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Dec 22, 2014, 10:00 ET

Caterpillar Celebrates 85 Years on the New York Stock Exchange

Caterpillar Inc. Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman rang the opening bell today on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to mark the 85th anniversary of...

Dec 19, 2014, 08:00 ET

Caterpillar Announces Officer Retirement; Appoints New Vice President

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced the retirement of Vice President Jim Johnson and the appointment of a new vice president, Raymond...

Dec 11, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Caterpillar Announces Officer Changes and Appointment of New Vice President

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced the following officer changes effective January 1, 2015: - Julie Lagacy will become the...

Dec 10, 2014, 10:39 ET

Caterpillar Inc. Maintains Dividend Rate

The Board of Directors of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) voted today to maintain the quarterly cash dividend of seventy cents ($0.70) per share...

Dec 01, 2014, 09:00 ET

Caterpillar to Participate in the Credit Suisse 2014 Global Industrials Conference on December 2; Webcast Available

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) Vice President with responsibility for Strategic Services Mike DeWalt and Director of Investor Relations Rich Moore...

Nov 20, 2014, 09:00 ET

Caterpillar Gives Record $12.8 Million in United Way Campaign

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) employees and retirees have pledged a record more than $6.4 million to the United Way this year. Add the...

Nov 10, 2014, 09:05 ET

Caterpillar to Participate in the Goldman Sachs 2014 Industrials Conference on November 13; Webcast Available

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) Director of Investor Relations Rich Moore will speak at the Goldman Sachs 2014 Industrials Conference on...

Nov 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

Caterpillar to Participate in Baird's 2014 Industrial Conference on November 12; Webcast Available

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) Director of Investor Relations Rich Moore will speak at Baird's 2014 Industrial Conference on Wednesday, November...

Nov 08, 2014, 19:00 ET

Caterpillar Advocates for Progress on Regional Economic Integration to Increase Global Prosperity at APEC CEO Summit

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman is joining APEC economic leaders, business decision-makers and academics to discuss...

Oct 23, 2014, 07:30 ET

Caterpillar Reports Improved Third-Quarter Results, Increases 2014 Profit Per Share Outlook

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced profit per share of $1.63 for the third quarter of 2014, an increase from third-quarter 2013 profit...

Oct 20, 2014, 09:00 ET

Caterpillar Foundation Invests $1 Million in ONE to Advance Ebola Advocacy

 In the wake of the Ebola crisis, the Caterpillar Foundation announced today that it will provide an additional $1 million to the $7.5 million...

Oct 10, 2014, 16:06 ET

Caterpillar Inc. Announces Changes and Appointments for Vice Presidents

 Following the previous announcement regarding two group presidents' retirements and new responsibilities for another group president,...

Oct 10, 2014, 16:01 ET

Caterpillar Inc. Announces Executive Officer Retirements and Appointments

 Following long and distinguished careers with the company, Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today that Group Presidents Stu Levenick,...

Oct 09, 2014, 09:00 ET

Caterpillar Inc. to Announce Third-Quarter 2014 Financial Results on October 23

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) will release third-quarter 2014 financial results at 6:30 a.m. Central Time on Thursday, October 23. The release...

Oct 08, 2014, 11:29 ET

Caterpillar Inc. Maintains Dividend Rate

The Board of Directors of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) voted today to maintain the quarterly cash dividend of seventy cents ($0.70) per share of...

Oct 07, 2014, 13:00 ET

Caterpillar Sponsors 2014 High Horsepower Summit

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the 2014 High Horsepower Summit (HHP) Summit, October 6-9 in...

Sep 25, 2014, 12:00 ET

Caterpillar Invests $2.5 Million to End Extreme Poverty

 Continuing its efforts to alleviate poverty worldwide, Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) and the Caterpillar Foundation are making a $2.5 million...

Sep 18, 2014, 09:00 ET

Caterpillar to Participate in the Citi 2014 Industrials Conference on September 23; Webcast Available

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) Vice President with responsibility for Strategic Services Mike DeWalt and Director of Investor Relations Rich...

Sep 15, 2014, 14:00 ET

Caterpillar Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Indices for 13th Year

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) has been named to the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), recognizing Caterpillar as a sustainability...

Aug 08, 2014, 09:00 ET

Caterpillar to Participate in the Jefferies 2014 Global Industrials Conference on August 12; Webcast Available

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) Director of Investor Relations Rich Moore will speak at the Jefferies 2014 Global Industrials Conference on...