Caterpillar announces live audio webcast

By WEEK Reporter

Caterpillar announces live audio webcast

September 12, 2012 Updated Sep 12, 2012 at 9:37 AM CDT

PEORIA, Ill -- Caterpillar announced Wednesday they will offer a listen-only, audio webcast of its annual meeting with financial analysts and institutional shareholders, to be held on September 24, beginning at 3:15 p.m. at MINExpo 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Caterpillar Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Doug Oberhelman and members of Caterpillar's Executive Office will provide a review of Caterpillar's business and enterprise strategy.  

In addition to the webcast, a PDF version of presentations made during the meeting will be available at http://www.caterpillar.com/eventscalendar.

The real-time, listen-only webcast will begin on September 24 at 3:15 p.m. The webcast can be accessed through the following website: http://www.caterpillar.com/eventscalendar. Listeners should go to the website at least 15 minutes before the live meeting to download and install any necessary audio software. The transcript from the meeting will be made available on http://www.caterpillar.com/presentations following the webcast. 

For those unable to participate in the live webcast, the replay will be available through http://www.caterpillar.com/presentations shortly after the live event. There is no charge to access the webcast.