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.