Apr 22nd, 2013: A quick snapshot of Caterpillar Inc (CAT)'s top and bottom line results.

Q1 2013 Quarterly Results:

  • Highlights: Decent increase in revenues; Solid profit increase; Decline in Retail Financing operations.
  • Revenue: Caterpillar Inc (CAT) reported a 2% improvement in Revenues, from $668M last year to $680M in Q1 2013. Average estimate by analysts was Revenue of $13.72B, but the market had already made allowances for a significant downward revision.  
  • Net Income: Profit before taxes was $187M compared with $170M reported last year, largely rising on the backs of favorable impact from higher average earning assets.   
  • EPS: Q1 2013 profit declined to $1.31 a share from the $2.37/share reported last year. Average estimates were for an EPS of $1.40/share.




Good luck in your investing. Let us know if you have any questions, comments or feedback,


MarketConsensus Stock Analysis Team

Stay in Touch:
Facebook             (Like Us on Facebook)
Google +              (Connect with Us on Google+)
Twitter                  (Follow Us on Twitter)
Contact Us           (Questions/Comments)