Caterpillar

Caterpillar is a manufacturer of diesel engines, industrial gas turbines, construction and mining equipment, and much more. Read more

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Caterpillar

Caterpillar is a manufacturer of diesel engines, industrial gas turbines, construction and mining equipment, and much more. Read more

D. James Umpleby's photo - Chairman & CEO of Caterpillar

Chairman & CEO

D. James Umpleby

CEO Approval Rating

87/100

Founded:

1925

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNYSECAT

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CNH Industrial is perceived as one of Caterpillar's biggest rivals. CNH Industrial's headquarters is in London, England, and was founded in 1999. CNH Industrial operates in the Agricultural & Farm Machinery industry. CNH Industrial generates 60% of Caterpillar's revenue.

John Deere has been one of Caterpillar's top competitors. John Deere is a Public company that was founded in 1837 in Moline, Illinois. John Deere operates in the Industrial Machinery & Equipment industry. Compared to Caterpillar, John Deere has 34,400 fewer employees.

Doosan is Caterpillar's #3 rival. Doosan was founded in Seoul, Seoul Teugbyeolsi} in 1933. Doosan is in the Construction Machinery industry. Compared to Caterpillar, Doosan generates $28.7B less revenue.

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Caterpillar Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$43B

Caterpillar's revenue is the ranked 1st among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 17B. Over the last four quarters, Caterpillar's revenue has grown by 18.9%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $11.9B; in Q4 2020, it was $11.2B; in Q3 2020, it was $9.9B; in Q2 2020, Caterpillar's revenue was $10B.

Caterpillar Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION

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Oil and Gas Division, The Weir Group PLC

Oct 2020

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$405M
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Marble Robot

Jun 2020

Source »
undisclosed
Marble designs, manufactures and distributes self-navigating robotic vehicles to move goods and materials for businesses.
Yard Club, Inc.

May 2017

Source »
undisclosed
Yard Club is an online rental platform that helps constructors to find and book equipments for rental.
BERG Propulsion

Jul 2013

Source »
undisclosed
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ERA Mining Machinery Limited

May 2013

Source »
undisclosed
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These are all the companies that Caterpillar has acquired. Caterpillar has acquired 12 companies and its latest acquisition was Oil and Gas Division, The Weir Group PLC in Oct 2020.

Caterpillar Funding History

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Caterpillar Investments

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INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Guardhat designs and develops smart wearable safety helmets that detect and alert industrial workers from hazardous work-related incidents.
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Jan 04, 2021
Series B
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Matroid develops an AI-based vision software that provides objects detection and inspection solutions for manufacturing and security applications.
$20M
Oct 12, 2020
Series B
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MineSense is a provider of data analytics systems and mineral sorting solutions for the mining industry.
$18M
Aug 07, 2018
Equity
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Fastbrick designs and develops 3D robotic bricklaying system and robots for the construction industry.
$2M
Jul 04, 2017
Private Placement
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Sarcos designs, develops and manufactures robots and microelectromechanical systems for the industrial sector.
$15.7M
Sep 01, 2016
Series A
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These are all the companies that Caterpillar has invested in. Caterpillar has invested 12 companies and its latest investment was Oil and Gas Division, The Weir Group PLC in Oct 2020.

Caterpillar News

May 5, 2021MarketScreener

Files Form 8-K - 1.900% Senior Notes

(marketscreener.com) Caterpillar Inc. Caterpillar Inc.: Files Form 8-K - 1.900% Senior Notes 05-Mai-2... See more »
May 5, 2021Daily Herald

Argonne helps Caterpillar improve diesel engine design

Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory have joined forces with Ca... See more »
May 3, 2021The Business Journals: Dallas

DFW stakeholders react to Caterpillar's divisional office relocation to Irving

Though Caterpillar has not disclosed its exact footprint at Williams Square, sources familiar with th... See more »
May 3, 2021Mining Weekly

Caterpillar may not meet 2021 end-user demand on chip shortage

Caterpillar is the latest vehicle maker to be hit by the global semiconductor shortage, with the comp... See more »
May 3, 2021REBusinessOnline

Caterpillar to Open New Regional Office at Williams Square in Irving

IRVING, TEXAS - Caterpillar Inc., the Illinois-based manufacturer of construction and mining equipmen... See more »
May 1, 2021Infra Buddy

Caterpillar beats earnings estimates as global recovery boosts sales, Auto News, ET Auto

Investors are also betting rising commodity prices and the U.S. administration's proposed infrastruct... See more »
May 1, 2021Infra Buddy

Komatsu, Sunward, SMS Equipment, CASE, Caterpillar, etc. - Clark County Blog - Clark County Blog

Smart Construction Market Global Analysis 2021-2028: Komatsu, Sunward, SMS Equipment, CASE, Caterpill... See more »

Caterpillar Blogs

July 8, 2016Cat Lifestyle Chile Blog

Jane Goodall en Chile

Valerie Jane Morris Goodall, es una mujer inglesa que ha dedicado su vida al estudio del comportamien... See more »
July 8, 2016Cat Lifestyle Chile Blog

Segundo reporte: Turisteando por Argentina y luego el mejor trekking del mundo.

El Canal Beagle nos dio un buen empujón con vientos de hasta 30 nudos,permitiéndonos av... See more »
July 8, 2016Cat Lifestyle Chile Blog

Primer Reporte: Gran viaje x Chile

No hay plazo que no se cumpla. Esperamos hasta que llegó el 18 de febrero, renunciamos a nuest... See more »
July 8, 2016Cat Lifestyle Chile Blog

Motivación Gran Viaje x Chile

Por qué Europa, por qué el Sudeste, por qué ir tan lejos? Si en Chile hay mucho ... See more »
July 8, 2016Cat Lifestyle Chile Blog

Sexto y último reporte: Norte cordillerano y playero

Entramos por La Ligua, hacia el Valle del Limarí y luego hasta el mítico Valle del Elqui. Adem&aacute... See more »
July 8, 2016Cat Lifestyle Chile Blog

Columbia Trail Challenge

Esta es una nueva carrera creada por Columbia para todos los amantes del trail running, buscando con ... See more »
July 8, 2016Cat Lifestyle Chile Blog

Tomás Santa María - Snowboard

Tomás heredó la pasión por la nieve de sus padres y esquía desde que tiene 2 año... See more »

Caterpillar Press Releases

October 20, 2020PR Newswire

SME Education Foundation Initiative to Make Online High School Education Opportunities Available Receives Investment from Caterpillar Inc. and Amazon

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The SME Education Foundation has received investment... See more »
October 18, 2020centralcharts

Caterpillar Analysis by FX Empire

News videos - Caterpillar Analysis by FX Empire - Published on 10/18/2020 by FX Empire...... See more »
October 8, 2020Oil and Gas Press

Caterpillar Signs Agreement to Acquire Weir Oil & Gas

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) has signed an agreement to acquire the Oil & Gas Division ("Weir Oil & Ga... See more »
April 29, 2020StreetInsider

Caterpillar Announces Virtual 2020 Shareholder Meeting

DEERFIELD, Ill., April 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) will hold a virtual annu... See more »
April 15, 2020WebWire

Caterpillar Inc. to Announce First-Quarter 2020 Financial Results on April 28

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) will release first-quarter 2020 financial results at 5:30 a.m. CDT on Tu... See more »
September 19, 2019StreetInsider

Caterpillar Again Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

DEERFIELD, Ill., Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Â Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) has been named to the 2... See more »
September 19, 2019PR Newswire

Thompson Machinery, Caterpillar Dealer in Tennessee and Mississippi, Celebrates 75 Years

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Thompson Machinery, the local Caterpillar dealer in ... See more »

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Caterpillar Headquarters

501 Southwest Jefferson Avenue

Peoria, Illinois61630

1-309-675-2337

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Caterpillar Summary

ABOUT

Overview

Caterpillar is a manufacturer of diesel engines, industrial gas turbines, construction, and mining equipment. It is the world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and dies...

CEO

Caterpillar's Chairman & CEO, D. James Umpleby, currently has an approval rating of 87%. Caterpillar's primary competitors are CNH Industrial, John Deere & Doosan.

Website

caterpillar.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Caterpillar

  1. When was Caterpillar founded?

    Caterpillar was founded in 1925
  2. Who is Caterpillar's CEO?

    Caterpillar's CEO is D. James Umpleby
  3. How much revenue does Caterpillar generate?

    Caterpillar generates $43B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Caterpillar have?

    Caterpillar has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Caterpillar's headquarters?

    Caterpillar's headquarters is in Peoria Illinois, USA
  1. How many employees does Caterpillar have?

    Caterpillar has 104,000 employees
  2. What sector does Caterpillar operate in?

    Caterpillar is in Industrial Machinery & Equipment, Heavy Machinery & Vehicles
  3. Who are Caterpillar's competitors?

    Caterpillar's top competitors are CNH Industrial, John Deere, Doosan
  4. Who has Caterpillar invested in?

    Caterpillar's has invested in companies such as Guardhat, Matroid, MineSense Technologies