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 $24.55 billion
of which 91%
was Construction Machinery And Vehicles),
National Oilwell Varco, Inc.
of which 38%
was Wellbore Technologies), and
Baker Hughes Co
of which 54%
was Oilfield Services).
Caterpillar reported sales of $53.80 billion
December of 2019.
decrease of 1.7%
versus 2018, when the company's sales were $54.72 billion.
The sales level in 2019 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2014, Caterpillar had sales
of $55.18 billion.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 17.5% decline
in All Other Operating Segments, from $154.00 million to $127.00 million.
There were also decreases in sales in
Construction Industries (down 2.4% to $22.56 billion)
Energy and Transportation (down 1.8% to $18.49 billion)
Resource Industries (down 0.8% to $9.81 billion)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Financial Products (up 4.7% to $3.43 billion)