Caterpillar (CAT) Dividend Stock Analysis
by | Posted 12.6.2012 | Post Comment (No Comments)

Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) manufactures and sells construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives worldwide. The company is a member of the dividend achievers index, and has boosted distributions for 19 years in a row.

The company’s last dividend increase was in June 2012 when the Board of Directors approved a 13% increase to 52 cents/share. The company’s largest competitors include Joy Global (JOYG), Terex (TEX) and Komatsu (KMTUY).

Read the rest of this post @ Dividend Growth Investor