August 5, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Caterpillar to Host a Teleconference with Investors and Analysts on August 19; Webcast Available
PEORIA, Ill.— Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) will offer a one-hour audio webcast of a teleconference with financial analysts and institutional shareholders to be held on Wednesday, August 19, 2015, at 2 p.m. Central Time.
The webcast is the first in a series featuring Caterpillar executives discussing topics related to the company’s strategy. Caterpillar Group President Rob Charter will host the first webcast, and the topic will be a review of Caterpillar’s Across the Table initiative. Caterpillar launched Across the Table in 2014 with its worldwide dealers to identify, build and strengthen the capabilities necessary to position the distribution model to serve the evolving needs of our customers. Joining Charter for the call will be the following dealer principals:
Clive Thomson – Chief Executive Officer, Barloworld Limited
Jeff Whiteman – President and Chief Executive Officer, Empire Southwest, LLC
Lawrence Poh – Chief Executive Officer, Lei Shing Hong Machinery Co., Ltd.
This webcast series will be administered in a manner similar to Caterpillar’s quarterly earnings calls, with portions dedicated to a formal presentation as well as a question and answer session with analysts. In addition to the webcast, a PDF version of the presentation made during the meeting will be available at http://www.caterpillar.com/eventscalendar.
Teleconference and webcast access:
A real-time, listen-only teleconference of the call that Caterpillar conducts with security analysts and institutional investors will begin at 2 p.m. Central Time on Wednesday, August 19. The one-hour conference call can be accessed by telephone from both domestic and international locations, with a listen-only entry code provided below:
Conference Call Number: 877-216-8554 (domestic)
Listen-Only Entry Code: 5621
The call can be accessed in real-time at http://www.caterpillar.com/en/investors/events-and-presentations.html. Listeners should go to the website at least 15 minutes before the live event to download and install any necessary audio software. The transcript from the conference call will be made available at http://www.caterpillar.com/en/investors/events-and-presentations.html following the webcast.
For those unable to participate in the live broadcast, the replay will be available at http://www.caterpillar.com/en/investors/events-and-presentations.html shortly after the live event. There is no charge to access the webcast. A telephone replay of the call will not be available. Those without access to the Internet may request a fax of Caterpillar’s transcript by calling 800-228-7717 (for U.S. and Canada) or 858-764-9492 (for all other regions).
For 90 years, Caterpillar Inc. has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. Customers turn to Caterpillar to help them develop infrastructure, energy and natural resource assets. With 2014 sales and revenues of $55.184 billion, Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. The company principally operates through its three product segments - Construction Industries, Resource Industries and Energy & Transportation - and also provides financing and related services through its Financial Products segment. For more information, visit caterpillar.com. To connect with us on social media, visit caterpillar.com/social-media.