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:
sales of $17.95 billion
of which 89%
was Construction Machinery And Vehicles),
Baker Hughes Incorporated
of which 56%
was Completion and Production), and
National Oilwell Varco, Inc.
of which 47%
was Rig Systems).
Caterpillar reported sales of $47.01 billion
December of 2015.
decrease of 14.8%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were $55.18 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 17.4% decline
in Energy and Transportation, from $21.73 billion to $17.94 billion.
There were also decreases in sales in
Construction Industries (down 14.4% to $16.57 billion)
Resource Industries (down 15.4% to $7.55 billion)
Financial Products (down 7.1% to $3.08 billion)