Caterpillars

Digging Into Caterpillar's Growth Prospects

Caterpillar recently had an outstanding quarter with revenues increasing 15% over the previous quarter, as the company steamrolled analysts' …

Stocks

BRIEF-Rye Patch Gold increases haulage capacity at Florida Canyon

Aug 18 (Reuters) - Rye Patch Gold Corp RPM.V<p>* Rye Patch Gold increases haulage capacity at Florida Canyon<p>* Rye Patch Gold Corp - has secured …

Caterpillar Q2 FY17 Outlook: A Reality Check

Caterpillar revenue bets on global macroeconomics.<p>Change in U.S. trade policy with China, resulting from North Korea conflict, will affect sales.<p>U.S. …

Business

Photo: The caterpillar who thought it was a leaf

<b>In which a caterpillar shows yet another fabulous display of mimicry.</b><p>Who would have ever guessed that larvae could be so sly? But sure enough, the …

Sustainability

Man says ‘hookah-smoking caterpillar’ sent him on liquor store forklift rampage

A hookah-smoking caterpillar told him to do it.<p>That’s the explanation a Florida man — who initially identified himself as “Alice Wonderland” — …

Crime

5 Signs that Innovation is in your DNA

Chicago Ideas had the opportunity to chat with Dan Henderson, Director of Innovation and Emerging Technology at Caterpillar, on ways to know if innovation is in your business’s DNA. These tips are great for companies of any size with a strong entrepreneurial streak.<p><b>1.</b> <b>You know that quality and speed</b> …

Innovation

New member on Caterpillar's board

Caterpillar's (CAT -1.1%) board of directors has elected Kelly Ayotte, a former U.S. senator representing New Hampshire, as a member effective …

Business

10 Fascinating Facts About Caterpillars

Surely you've seen a caterpillar in your lifetime, and you've probably even handled one, but how much do you know about Lepidopteran larvae? These …

Insects

How a mind-control virus turns caterpillars into exploding ‘zombies’

Print<p>As if caterpillars didn’t have it hard enough.<p>Already the insect equivalent of an ugly duckling, caterpillars are also the potential victims of …

Canadian News

Zombie caterpillars: the 'globules of pus' ruining British picnics

Infected larvae are exploding in Lincolnshire – and the virus is spreading …<p><b>Name:</b> Zombie caterpillars.<p><b>Age:</b> Not very old, and dead before their time, after a tragic life in which their bodies were taken over by a malign force.<p><b>Appearance:</b> Gruesome. A small, liquefied globule of pus.<p><b>Sounds like my</b> …

Environment

Caterpillars Turned into Piles of Goop in England

A virus that causes its host, an ill-fated caterpillar, to climb to the top of a tree before being rendered into a pile of goop may have been spotted …

Exploding Zombie Caterpillars Rain Death From on High

Creepy, yes, but not apocalyptic.<p>A gruesome plague is infecting oak eggar moth caterpillars in Lancashire, England, and leaving a trail of exploded …

Atlas Obscura

Caterpillar gets price target raise at Argus despite YTD 21% gain

Caterpillar (CAT -0.5%), already bumping along near its 52-week high, gets a price target hike to $130 from Argus analyst John Eade, who believes …

Business

Caterpillar CFO to retire in 2018

Concluding a career spanning more than three decades with the company, Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) CFO Brad Halverson has elected to retire in early …

Business

Caterpillar: Now You Upgrade It?

Shares of <b>Caterpillar</b> (CAT) have gained 23% so far this year, more than double the <b>S&P 500's</b> 10.5% gain, as investors have bet that a global-economic …

S&P 500

How High Can Caterpillar Run?

Caterpillar beat estimates.<p>Cash flows look really good.<p>The dividend has a lot of growth potential.<p>Upside could be limited due to a high …

Stocks

This Caterpillar Whistles While It Irks

Songbirds produce a rich repertoire of sounds: songs, of course, but also chatter calls, flight calls and alarm calls: like this high-pitched warning …

Birds

Caterpillar: OK, What Now?

CAT's impressive first-half performance, and raised guidance, has significantly compressed the EPS multiple - CAT now trades around 19x forward …

Stocks

Stock market power returns on strong earnings reports

The old-fashioned Dow regained its power Tuesday, outpacing the more popular, better-performing Nasdaq composite that’s filled with innovative tech companies.<p>The resurgence of the Dow Jones industrial average, which Tuesday hit a new high and jumped 125 points, or 0.6% (vs. a 0.1% rise for the …

Markets

Caterpillar crushes earnings, boosts its outlook for the rest of the year

Caterpillar has smashed Wall Street's profit estimates and raised its full-year forecast for the second time, driven by improving demand in China and a recovery in mining activity.<p>Shares of the world's largest construction and mining equipment maker rose 5.6% in premarket trading on …

Markets

Caterpillar: Crushes It!

Barron's did something we rarely do yesterday--we came out Bullish on a stock the day before an earnings announcement. That stock wasCaterpillar …

Markets

Caterpillar boosts outlook for second time this year, shares jump

Caterpillar bulldozed its way to another guidance upgrade following a better-than-expected second quarter, spurring optimism that business is on …

Markets

Caterpillar Boosts Sales Outlook on Global Recovery

Caterpillar reported second-quarter results that saw the manufacturer increase its 2017 sales forecast on an improving global outlook. Bloomberg …

Business

Caterpillar raises outlook after strong earnings

Caterpillar boosted its sales and profits forecast for a second time this year, spurring optimism that its business is on track for a sustained …

Markets

Caterpillar beats by $0.23, beats on revenue

Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT): Q2 EPS of $1.49 beats by $0.23.<p>Revenue of $11.33B (+9.6% Y/Y) beats by $400M.<p>Shares +5.4% PM.<p>Press Release<p>Now read:</b> …

McDonald's, Caterpillar lift Dow, S&P climbs to record high

Strong earnings reports from McDonald’s (MCD) and Caterpillar (CAT) helped propel U.S. stocks on Tuesday, as the S&P 500 closed at a new record high.<p>The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 100 points, or 0.5%, to 21,613. The S&P 500 climbed 7.1 points, or 0.3%, to 2,477. The Nasdaq Composite edged …

Markets

Caterpillar: Heading for a Double?

<b>Caterpillar</b> (CAT) is set to report earnings tomorrow morning, and <b>BMO's Joel Tiss</b> are so confident in the results that they've upgraded its shares …

Stocks

Nature's Metamorphosis

How The Butterfly Movement promotes self-love among girls of African descent<p>“In most cities, like Chicago, grass is a delicacy. It’s fenced out for …

Nature

Boosting Sales Addressing Poverty - Caterpillar in Africa

Photo: Caterpillar<p>Caterpillar is opening parts distribution facility in South Africa to enhance customer support<p>The Caterpillar Foundation has …

Trump’s ‘Made In America’ Company May Have Dodged Taxes

Oh, and they laid off a bunch of American workers too.<p>A major multinational company spotlighted at a White House “Made In America” event on Monday recently laid off thousands of U.S. workers and is under Trump administration investigation over alleged tax-dodging.<p>It’s true that construction and …

Made in America