Caterpillar Says 2013 Sales May Decline as Much as 5% on Economy

Caterpillar Says 2013 Sales May Decline as Much as 5% on Economy

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Caterpillar Inc. said today that profit this year will be $9 to $9.25 a share on sales of about $66 billion, compared with a July forecast for per-share earnings of about $9.60 on sales of $68 billion to $70 billion.