|Caterpillar Inc -- USA Stock|| |
USD 156.54 0.25 0.16%
Mr. David L. Calhoun was appointed as NonExecutive Independent Chairman of the Board of Caterpiller Inc., with effect from March 31, 2017. Mr. Calhoun was previously Executive Chair of Nielsen Holdings N.V. . Prior to his position at Blackstone, Mr. Calhoun served as Chairman of the Executive Board and Chief Executive Officer of The Nielsen Company B.V. . The Board believes that Mr. Calhoun provides valuable insight and perspective into general strategic and business matters, stemming from his extensive executive and management experience with Blackstone, Nielsen and GE. Mr. Calhoun also has significant manufacturing and hightechnology industry expertise as evidenced by his leadership of GEs aircraft engines and transportation businesses.
Age: 59 Director Since 2017
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The company has Return on Asset of 3.71 %
which means that on every $100 spent on asset it made $3.71 of profit. This is considered to be average in the sector. In the same way, it shows return on shareholders equity (ROE)
of 5.63 %
implying that it generated $5.63 on every 100 dollars invested.
The company has 34.88 B in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 253.3 . This implies that the company may be unable to create cash to meet all of its financial commitments. Caterpillar Inc has Current Ratio of 1.32 which is typical for the industry and considered as normal.
Caterpillar Inc. manufactures and sells construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives for heavy and general construction, rental, quarry, aggregate, mining, waste, material handling, oil and gas, power generation, marine, rail, and industrial markets. The company was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Peoria, Illinois. Caterpillar operates under Farm Construction Machinery classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange exchange. It employs 98400 people.Caterpillar Inc (CAT) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in ILLINOIS, U.S.A and employs 98,400 people. Caterpillar is listed under Machinery category by Fama And French industry classification.