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    Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)

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    Caterpillar Inc.
    100 NE Adams Street
    Peoria, IL 61629
    United States - Map
    Phone: 309-675-1000
    Website: http://www.caterpillar.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Industrial Goods
    Industry:Farm & Construction Machinery
    Full Time Employees:111,247

    Business Summary 

    Caterpillar Inc. manufactures and sells construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives worldwide. The company’s Construction Industries segment offers backhoe, small wheel, skid steer, multi-terrain, compact track, medium and compact wheel, and track-type loaders; mini, wheel, and track excavators; track-type tractors; and select work tools, motor graders, telehandlers, soil compactors, and pipelayers, as well as its related parts for the heavy and general construction, rental, mining and quarry, and aggregates markets. Its Resource Industries segment provides electric rope and hydraulic shovels; draglines; drills; highwall and longwall miners; hard rock vehicles; articulated, large mining, and off-highway trucks; large wheel loaders; wheel tractor scrapers; wheel dozers; machinery components; and electronics and control systems for use in mining and quarry applications. The company’s Energy & Transportation segment offers reciprocating engines; reciprocating engine powered generator sets; integrated systems and solutions for the electric power generation industry; and turbines and its related services, centrifugal gas compressors, diesel-electric locomotives and components, and rail-related products and services. Its Financial Products segment provides retail and wholesale financing primarily for Caterpillar equipment, machinery, and engines; offers property, casualty, life, accident, and health insurance; insurance brokerage services; and purchases short-term trade receivables. The company’s All Other segments remanufactures engines and components; provides business strategy, and development, management, manufacturing, marketing, and support primarily for paving, forestry, industrial, waste, and Cat products. The company was formerly known as Caterpillar Tractor Co. and changed its name to Caterpillar Inc. in 1986. The company was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Peoria, Illinois.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Caterpillar Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Aug 1, 2015 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 10.
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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Mr. Douglas R. Oberhelman , 62
    Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer
    6.76M15.61M
    Mr. Bradley M. Halverson , 55
    Chief Financial Officer and Group Pres of Corp. Services
    2.30M1.20M
    Mr. Edward J. Rapp , 57
    Group Pres of Resource Industries
    3.83M6.73M
    Mr. D. James Umpleby III, 57
    Group Pres for Energy & Transportation
    2.66M1.04M
    Ms. Jananne A. Copeland , 52
    Chief Accounting Officer
    N/AN/A
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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