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Aug 10, 2015, 09:00 ET

Caterpillar to Participate in the Jefferies 2015 Industrials Conference on August 12; Webcast Available

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) Director of Investor Relations Rich Moore will speak at the Jefferies 2015 Industrials Conference on Wednesday,...

Aug 05, 2015, 09:00 ET

Caterpillar to Host a Teleconference with Investors and Analysts on August 19; Webcast Available

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) will offer a one-hour audio webcast of a teleconference with financial analysts and institutional shareholders to...

Jul 28, 2015, 09:30 ET

Caterpillar Announces $1.5 Billion Accelerated Stock Repurchase

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced it entered into a definitive agreement with Citibank N.A. to purchase a total of $1.5 billion of...

Jul 28, 2015, 09:00 ET

Caterpillar Announces New Strategy for Vocational Truck Product Family

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced it will begin independently designing and manufacturing its vocational truck product family at its...

Jul 23, 2015, 07:30 ET

Caterpillar Reports Second-Quarter 2015 Results

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced profit per share of $1.16 for the second quarter of 2015, a decrease from $1.57 per share in the...

Jul 20, 2015, 10:00 ET

Caterpillar: A New U.S. - Cuba Future Begins Today

 With the re-establishment of diplomatic relations, today marks a new future for the United States and Cuba. Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT) has been...

Jul 09, 2015, 09:00 ET

Caterpillar Inc. to Announce Second-Quarter 2015 Financial Results on July 23

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) will release second-quarter 2015 financial results at 6:30 a.m. Central Time on Thursday, July 23. The release...

Jun 24, 2015, 16:37 ET

Caterpillar: TPA Passage a Significant Victory for Trade Liberalization and Economic Growth

Trade Promotion Authority (TPA), a critical tool long absent from United States trade negotiations, cleared its final hurdle today before being...

Jun 11, 2015, 11:00 ET

Caterpillar Announces Officer Changes Including Retirements and Appointment of a New Vice President

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced the following officer changes: - Mary Bell, vice president with responsibility for the Building...

Jun 10, 2015, 12:17 ET

Caterpillar Inc. Announces 10 Percent Increase in Dividend Rate

The Board of Directors of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) voted today to increase the quarterly cash dividend by 10 percent to seventy-seven cents...

Jun 05, 2015, 04:00 ET

Caterpillar Contribution Helps Open Doors to Women's Entrepreneurship Centers in Africa

 A woman in sub-Saharan Africa is passionate. She's smart. She's innovative. Often times, however, she's not given...

May 11, 2015, 00:00 ET

Caterpillar to Establish Regional Training Center in Dubai

 Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT) today announced that it will build a Regional Training Center for the African and Middle East Region (AME) in Dubai,...

May 11, 2015, 00:00 ET

Caterpillar construit un Centre de Formation Régional à Dubaï

-- Le Centre proposera des formations techniques et commerciales aux 7000 techniciens des concessionnaires CAT en Afrique et au...

May 01, 2015, 09:00 ET

Caterpillar to Participate in the Wells Fargo 2015 Industrial and Construction Conference on May 5; Webcast Available

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) Director of Investor Relations Rich Moore will speak at the Wells Fargo 2015 Industrial and Construction Conference on...

Apr 30, 2015, 16:30 ET

Caterpillar Expands Renewable Power Generation Offerings in Conjunction with First Solar

 Basic human needs---including access to clean water, health care and education---rely on one critical element: energy.  However,...

Apr 23, 2015, 07:30 ET

Caterpillar Reports First-Quarter Results

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced first-quarter 2015 profit per share of $1.81, an increase from profit per share of $1.44 in the first...

Apr 10, 2015, 11:00 ET

Caterpillar Announces New Analytics & Innovation Division

 To better capitalize on the growing importance and excitement of data analytics and to drive innovation to support customers, Caterpillar Inc....

Apr 09, 2015, 09:00 ET

Caterpillar Inc. to Announce First-Quarter 2015 Financial Results on April 23

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) will release first-quarter 2015 financial results at 6:30 a.m. Central Time on Thursday, April 23. The release...

Apr 08, 2015, 15:30 ET
Debra L. Reed, Chairman and CEO of Sempra Energy, is nominated to join the Caterpillar Inc. Board of Directors.

Sempra Energy CEO Debra Reed Nominated to Caterpillar Board of Directors

 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today that the Caterpillar Board of Directors has nominated Debra L. Reed to join the Board, with the...

Apr 08, 2015, 12:30 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...