SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

May 02, 2011 06:15 ET

Caterpillar Continues Trend of Increased Profits, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - May 2, 2011) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Caterpillar Incorporated (NYSE:CAT) (Peoria, Illinois) reported first-quarter 2011 profit of $1.23 billion, an increase of 426% from the first quarter of 2010. The company's sales and revenues of $12.95 billion were up 57% from the same quarter last year.

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