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 $22.61 billion
of which 91%
was Construction Machinery And Vehicles),
Baker Hughes A Ge Co
of which 51%
was Oilfield Services), and
National Oilwell Varco, Inc.
of which 38%
was Wellbore Technologies).
Caterpillar reported sales of $54.72 billion
December of 2018.
increase of 20.4%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were $45.46 billion.
The sales level in 2018 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2013, Caterpillar had sales
of $55.66 billion.
Sales of Resource Industries saw an increase
31.8% in 2018, from
$7.50 billion to $9.89 billion.
Not all segments of Caterpillar experienced an increase in sales in 2018:
sales of All Other Operating Segments fell 13.5% to $154.00 million.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).