Caterpillar Inc. operates in the Construction machinery sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Caterpillar with three other
construction and mining equipment manufacturers in North America:
National Oilwell Varco, Inc.
sales of $7.25 billion
of which 33%
was Rig Systems),
of which 88%
was Construction Machinery And Vehicles), and
Baker Hughes Incorporated
of which 58%
was Completion and Production).
Caterpillar reported sales of $38.54 billion
December of 2016.
decrease of 18.0%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $47.01 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 24.2% decline
in Resource Industries, from $7.55 billion to $5.73 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Construction Industries (down 5.8% to $15.61 billion)
Energy and Transportation (down 19.7% to $14.41 billion)
Financial Products (down 2.8% to $2.99 billion)