Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)
One of the largest leading manufacturers of construction equipment in the world. It produces earthmoving equipment, construction equipment, diesel engines, power plants (using natural and associated gas) and other products, as well as shoes. Recently, also protected by mobile phones and smartphones. As a part of more than 480 units located in 50 countries on five continents. Given the high dependence of the company’s business on the value and profitability of the mining sector, shares have always been tied to the dynamics of the global commodities sector. In 2007, the share grew to 80 dollars, but in times of crisis have fallen to lows around $ 25 per share. Since then, we have seen steady growth of quotations: In 2013 and 2014 we have seen the level of $ 115. However, 2015 turned out to be difficult, given the decline in the mining sector, caused a reduction in the number of projects and the corresponding decline in equipment demand. Actively situation varies depending on the activity of the manufacturing sector. Nevertheless, the company manages to stay ahead in the industry. As a result, at the moment the shares are trading near $ 65.