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Caterpillar

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT), also known as "CAT", designs, manufactures and sells machinery and engines and sells financial products to customers via a worldwide dealer network. Caterpillar's headquarters are located in Peoria, Illinois, United States.

Headlines Around the Web

Mining equipment sales set for boost

Dec 20 - Financial Times

Caterpillar profits hit by mining slump

Oct 23 - Financial Times

End of mining boom hits equipment makers

May 01, 2013 - Financial Times

Crawl at Caterpillar

Apr 23, 2013 - Independent

Caterpillar hit by global weakness

Jan 29, 2013 - Financial Times

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Global Markets Overview – July 25, 2014

By IG Markets

While equities continue to extend their gains, sentiment appears to be a bit mixed as the major currency pairs maintain some tight ranges. While there were a few developments overnight, the dominant theme remained US corporate earnings and optimism around an improving global manufacturing picture. (Jul 25)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, UNEMPLOYMENT, DOW JONES, FTSE, MANUFACTURING

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Australian Stock Market Report – Morning July 25, 2014

By Comsec

US economic data: New home sales fell by 8.1% in June - the biggest decline in almost a year. US jobless claims fell by 19,000 to 284,000 - the lowest level in nearly 8½-years. US Flash PMI fell from 57.3 to 56.3 in July, below analyst expectations for a reading of 57.5. (Jul 25)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, DOW JONES, IMF, FTSE, MANUFACTURING, TWITTER

Under the Dome Season 2 Episode 3: Watch the Rain Blood, Meet the Barber [VIDEOS]

By IBTimes AU

The sudden acid, blood rain is set to further endanger the lives of Chester's Mill residents. In the sneak peek of "Force Majeure," Episode 3 of "Under the Dome" Season 2, one moment, Rebecca can be seen ordering the resident... (Jul 15)

Australian Stock Market Report – Morning June 3, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, the ISM manufacturing reading was initially released showing an unexpected dip from 54.9 to 53.2 in May. However according to multiple reports, ISM corrected itself by saying manufacturing activity actually improved to 55.4 in May. (Jun 03)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, DOW JONES, FTSE, MANUFACTURING, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

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Five Mobile Phones Tough Enough To Survive The End Of The World (Videos)

By IBTimes AU

For the mobile phone industry, toughness is measured through the following industrial standards: IP-67 certification and MIL-810G certification. (Jun 02)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID

Mystery Millionaire, Hides Cash Around City for People to Find and Keep

By IBTimes AU

A mystery millionaire, @HiddenCash, is hiding away cash across San Francisco for people to find and keep (May 29)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, NEW YORK, LOS ANGELES

Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 5/21/14

By Comsec

US Philadelphia Federal Reserve President Plosser spoke on Tuesday, commenting that the $2.5 trillion in reserves accumulated by banks could be the trigger for more rapid inflation if banks start lending money quickly in an improving economy. (May 21)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, DOW JONES, FTSE, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 1/28/14

By Comsec

In US economic news the flash Markit Services PMI rose from 55.7 to 56.6 in January. New home sales fell 7.0% to a 414,000 annual rate in December, short of forecasts for a result near 457,000. And the Dallas Federal Reserve index rose from 3.1 to 3.8 in January. (Jan 28)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, DOW JONES, FTSE, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

Australia’s Richest Woman Gina Rinehart Receive US$700M Loan from U.S.’ Export-Import Bank to Develop Roy Hill Iron Ore Project

By IBTimes AU

Gina Rinehart, Australia's richest woman, has just received a US$694.4 million (AU$784 million) loan from the U.S.' Export-Import Bank to develop the Roy Hill iron ore project in the Pilbara. (Dec 20)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GENERAL ELECTRIC, AUSTRALIA, RIO TINTO

Human Bites Kill More Than Dog Bites in Australia

By IBTimes AU

According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Australians are more likely to die from caterpillar bite, gas cylinder explosion and falling off the bed. (Nov 21)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, CANCER