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Caterpillar, Inc. (CAT) is the world’s chief manufacturer of diesel and natural gas engines, construction and mining equipment, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives. Caterpillar, Inc. works to make sustainable progress possible and contributes to driving positive change on every continent.
With the Dow Jones Industrial Average closing out with its best year since 2013, 5 companies including Caterpillar, Inc. were among the top 5 blue-chip stocks.
Caterpillar saw a 58.8% jump in the past six months and an overall 71% climb for the 2017 year. Much of the companies success can be credited to the commodity rebound, higher demand for the heavy mining equipment Caterpillar is known for, and a strong housing market in both the United States and China.
Other companies in the Top 5 Dow Stocks include Boeing (BA), Apple (AAPL), Visa (V), and Wal-Mart (WMT).
To learn more about Caterpillar, Inc. (CAT), Boeing (BA), Apple (AAPL), Visa (V), and Wal-Mart (WMT) and to continue to track their progress please visit the Vista Partners Dow 30 and Featured Coverage Pages.