Caterpillar Releases First Quarter Earnings Report

Published 04/24 2014 08:10AM

Updated 04/24 2014 06:35PM

Big Yellow’s numbers are meeting expectations in the first quarter of 2014.


Caterpillar’s sales and revenue were $13.2 billion, which is roughly flat from the first quarter of 2013. Profit per share was $1.61, up from $1.31 in the first quarter of last year.


Overall profit was also up from this time last year.


Caterpillar’s 2014 outlook was improved in the construction industries, declined in the resource industries, and unchanged in the energy and transportation industries.


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