Stock Analysis on Net
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Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT)

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Common-Size Income Statement

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Caterpillar Inc., common-size consolidated income statement

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12 months ended: Dec 31, 2020 Dec 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016
Sales of Machinery, Energy & Transportation
Cost of goods sold
Gross margin
Revenues of Financial Products
Selling, general and administrative expenses
Research and development expenses
Interest expense of Financial Products
Goodwill impairment charge
Other operating income (expenses)
Operating profit
Interest expense excluding Financial Products
Investment and interest income
Foreign exchange losses
License fee income
Gains (losses) on securities
Net periodic pension and OPEB cost, excluding service cost
Miscellaneous income (loss)
Other income (expense)
Consolidated profit before taxes
Provision for income taxes
Profit (loss) of consolidated companies
Equity in profit (loss) of unconsolidated affiliated companies
Profit (loss) of consolidated and affiliated companies
Profit attributable to noncontrolling interests
Profit (loss) attributable to common stockholders

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2021-02-17), 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-19), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-14), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-15), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-15).

Income statement item Description The company
Operating profit The net result for the period of deducting operating expenses from operating revenues. Caterpillar Inc.’s operating profit as a percentage of sales of Machinery, Energy & Transportation increased from 2018 to 2019 but then decreased significantly from 2019 to 2020.
Consolidated profit before taxes Amount of income (loss) from continuing operations, including income (loss) from equity method investments, before deduction of income tax expense (benefit), and income (loss) attributable to noncontrolling interest. Caterpillar Inc.’s consolidated profit before taxes as a percentage of sales of Machinery, Energy & Transportation increased from 2018 to 2019 but then decreased significantly from 2019 to 2020.
Profit (loss) attributable to common stockholders The portion of profit or loss for the period, net of income taxes, which is attributable to the parent. Caterpillar Inc.’s profit (loss) attributable to common stockholders as a percentage of sales of Machinery, Energy & Transportation increased from 2018 to 2019 but then decreased significantly from 2019 to 2020.