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Caterpillar: A Review of the Company and Its Financial Statements Trident University International (TUI) ACC501, Module 1, SLP
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Caterpillar: A Review of the Company and Its Financial Statements In order to meet the objectives of this course, ACC501, I have selected a for-profit business organization, Caterpillar, to review, examine, and discuss. I chose this company because Caterpillar traces its history all the way back to 1925. Caterpillar has been a successful and dominating business in the market within which it operates for over 75 years. The company has had to overcome, adapt, change, and grow over time to compete in the global economy. I also chose Caterpillar for this assignment because I have done lots of work using the equipment that they manufacture. I believe this company makes quality equipment and machinery that is safe and effective. Caterpillar also has a very user-friendly website which allows people to locate
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Unformatted text preview: information easily. The website contains access to various annual reports released by the company including sustainability reports and annual year in reviews, which contain financial statements such as the balance sheet, the income sheet, and the statement of cash flows. The Caterpillar equipment product line consists of more than 300 machines, and sets the standard for their industry. Caterpillar strives to meet the needs of customers through their equipment, with their distribution and product support system, and continual introduction and updating of products and information. Caterpillar manufactures and sells new construction equipment such as backhoes and bulldozers. They also sell certified used equipment. Caterpillar also makes engines and engine components, power generators for all types of environments, turbines, electronics, and various other equipment and devices....
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This note was uploaded on 06/21/2011 for the course ACC 501 taught by Professor Zekeri during the Spring '11 term at Touro CA.

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