Caterpillar Profits Fall in Q4

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Caterpillar’s 4Q profit fell 25 percent

CHICAGO — Caterpillar on Tuesday said its fourth-quarter earnings fell 25 percent, missing analysts’ expectations as the company continues to deal with declining demand for its mining equipment. Caterpillar said it is facing a tough 2015 as sales are expected to continue to fall for a third consecutive year because of slow growth in the world…