Shareholder FAQs

Share Ownership/Dividends/Transfer Agent

Q: Where are Caterpillar shares traded?

Q: Can I buy or sell stock directly without going through a broker?

Q: How can I hold shares of Caterpillar stock?

Q: Who can answer questions about my share ownership?

Q: Can I access my shareholder account information online?

Q: Does the company pay dividends?

Q: Does the company offer dividend reinvestment and direct deposit of dividends?


Shareholder Meetings/Voting

Q: When is the shareholder meeting held?

Q: Does the company offer electronic delivery of proxy materials?

Q: Can my shares be voted by telephone or the Internet?

Q: How does the company solicit votes?

Q: Who sends out my proxy materials?

Q: How do I know which shares I am voting?

Q: Why do I receive multiple copies of proxy materials?