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Caterpillar Inc. said on Friday it will shut its Aurora, Illinois, plant, costing about 800 employees their jobs as the world's largest construction and mining equipment maker shifts production to other U.S. facilities.
Caterpillar Inc's shares were flat in premarket trading on Friday, suggesting investors had put aside the company's tax risk as old news, a day after federal law enforcement officials searched three of its facilities.
Machinery manufacturer Caterpillar Inc.'s facilities in Peoria, Illinois, were searched on Thursday by law enforcement officials executing a search warrant, a Caterpillar representative said.
Chief executive officers of 16 companies, including Boeing Co, Caterpillar Inc and General Electric Co, have urged the U.S. Congress to pass a comprehensive tax code rewrite, including a controversial border tax.
New orders for U.S. manufactured capital goods rebounded in October, driven by rising demand for machinery and a range of other equipment, pointing to a tentative pickup in business investment.
No rate increase expected as we await the Fed meeting. Time to pull the trigger on some puts in Caterpillar.

Caterpillar Inc on Thursday reported results that showed a continued slump across most of its businesses, and warned 2016 w

Caterpillar Inc on Thursday reported lower quarterly profits, cut its 2015 earnings forecast and warned its revenue would tumble in 2016.