Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Closes 0.96% Down on the Day for December 05

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Shares of Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) ended the trading day Tuesday at $140.14, representing a move of -0.96%, or $1.36 per share, on volume of 3.79 million shares.

Caterpillar Inc caters to the farming industry in the United States. It manufactures construction & mining equipment, diesel & natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives.

After opening the trading day at $141.75, shares of Caterpillar Inc. traded between a range of $139.73 and $142.19. Caterpillar Inc. currently has a total float of 594.93 million shares and on average sees 4.06 million shares exchange hands each day.

The stock now has a 50-day SMA of $132.88 and 200-day SMA of $110.86, and it has a high of $145.19 and low of $90.34 over the last year. Its P/E ratio is 82.8 and its P/B ratio is 6.32.

Caterpillar Inc. is based out of Peoria, IL, and has 95,400 employees. The company’s CEO is D. James Umpleby.

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