Caterpillar Profile

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Acquisition by James Buda of 186 shares of Caterpillar subject to Rule 16b-3

Caterpillar Inc insider trading alert for grant of phantom stock units by James Buda, VP General Counsel Secy., on March 21, 2018. This event was filed by Caterpillar Inc with SEC on 2009-07-02. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4. James Buda is currently serves as executive vice president - law and public policy of Caterpillar Inc [view details]   

Caterpillar Summary

Filed transaction by Caterpillar Inc director. Grant, award or other acquisition pursuant to Rule 16b-3(d) [more]
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.The company currently falls under 'Large-Cap' category with total capitalization of 93.5 B. Caterpillar Inc runs under Industrial Goods sector within Engines And Heavy Machinery industry. This company has 597.63 M outstanding shares of which 0 shares are currently shorted by investors with about 0.0 days to cover shorted positions. CATERPILLAR INC has about 7.38 B in cash with 3.26 B of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 12.35.
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Top Holders

Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
State Street CorpCommon Shares49.1 M7.7 B
Vanguard Group IncCommon Shares43.1 M6.8 B
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Key Fundamentals

Caterpillar Against Markets

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Caterpillar Inc. manufactures and sells construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives for construction, resource, and energy and transportation industries. The company was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois. Caterpillar operates under Farm Construction Machinery classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 98400 people. more
Fama & French Machinery
Fama & French Classification
NameCaterpillar Inc
Chairman and CEODouglas OberhelmanView All
Thematic Classifications
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Industrial, Engines And Heavy Machinery
InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
Business Address510 Lake Cook Road
Foreign Associates
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number00018230.0
SectorIndustrial Goods
IndustryEngines And Heavy Machinery
Contact Number224 551 4000
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar

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Caterpillar Earnings Estimates
EPSEstimate Date
Quarterly Estimate0.53April 28, 2017
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Caterpillar Corporate Directors
Dennis Muilenburg Independent Director
Edward Rust Independent Director
Juan Gallardo Independent Director