Caterpillar Maintains Dividend Rate

Apr 11, 2001, 01:00 ET from Caterpillar Inc.

    PEORIA, Ill., April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:   CAT) today
 declared a cash dividend of thirty-four cents ($.34) per share on its common
 stock, payable May 19, 2001, to stockholders of record at the close of
 business April 23, 2001.
     This maintains the dividend rate declared for the previous quarter.
 
 

SOURCE Caterpillar Inc.
    PEORIA, Ill., April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:   CAT) today
 declared a cash dividend of thirty-four cents ($.34) per share on its common
 stock, payable May 19, 2001, to stockholders of record at the close of
 business April 23, 2001.
     This maintains the dividend rate declared for the previous quarter.
 
 SOURCE  Caterpillar Inc.