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Caterpillar

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Another weak year for commodity prices took its toll on Caterpillar. Sales declined by $8.47 billion, or 18%, from 2015 on the back of weak demand for oil and gas drilling equipment. That’s enough to send it 70 places lower on the Global 500 list. But investors are sticking with the company: Caterpillar’s stock price is up 15% year-to-date and the market seems bullish that the company could benefit from President Donald Trump’s proposals for infrastructure spending–that is, if they clear Congress.

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CEO

D. James Umpleby III

Sector

Industrials

Industry

Construction and Farm Machinery

HQ Location

Peoria, IL

Years on Global 500 List

23

Employees

95,400

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)
($ Millions)% change
Revenues ($M)$38,537-18.0%
Profits ($M)$-67.0-103.2%
Assets ($M)$74,704
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$13,137
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues-0.2%
Profits as % of Assets-0.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity-0.5%
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