SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

Industrial Info Resources

January 28, 2011 05:40 ET

Caterpillar Triples Full-Year Profits in 2010, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - January 28, 2011) -  Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Machinery and engine manufacturer Caterpillar Incorporated (NYSE:CAT) (Peoria, Illinois) yesterday reported strong fourth-quarter and full-year results for the company's 2010 fiscal year. The company's net profit for the full year was $2.7 billion, up 202% from 2009. 

Industrial Info is tracking more than $670 million in Caterpillar projects in the U.S., including four grassroot manufacturing or distribution facilities and a major expansion of the company's construction machinery manufacturing in Sanford, North Carolina. 

Information on this and other Caterpillar projects can be found in Industrial Info's North American Industrial Database.

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