January 17th, 2012 — Caterpillar Inc. will roll out 2011 full-year and fourth-quarter financial results at 6:30 am Central Time on Thursday, January 26, 2012.

The release will be accessible on http://www.caterpillar.com/earnings, and the full text of the press release will as well be available on PR Newswire at about 6:30 am Central Time.

The news release will be presented to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) by means of a Current Report on Form 8-K in compliance with applicable SEC rules.

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) last session volume of 10.47 million shares was surprisingly higher than its average volume of 7.18 million shares. The stock after opening at $99.99 hit high price of $102.04 and then closed at $101.94 by scoring +2.31%.

The liquidity measure in recent quarter results of the company was recorded 1.46 as current ratio and on the other side the debt to equity ratio was 2.42 and long-term debt to equity ratio also remained 1.89. The Company had total cash at hand $1.65 billion and a book value per share as $21.90 in the most recent quarter.

The stock price volatility was 1.72% for a week and 2.25% for a month as well as price volatility's Average True Range for 14 days was 2.34 and its beta remained 1.85.

CAT generated revenue of 55.70 billion in the following twelve months and earned $4.35 billion. The Company showed a positive 7.97% in the net profit margin and as well as in its operating margin which remained 11.64%. Company's annual sales growth for the past five year was 3.22%.