The Four Reasons Caterpillar Just Dropped $7.6 Billion On A Mining Company

This morning earthmoving company Caterpillar announced a $7.6 billion acquisition of mining equipment company Bucyrus.

In a presentation regarding the acquisition, one slide presents the four trends for betting on mining.

null

Meanwhile, from a product mix, Caterpillar claims it’s now got the complete, end-to-end mining package.

null

NOW WATCH: Money & Markets videos

Business Insider Emails & Alerts

Site highlights each day to your inbox.

Follow Business Insider Australia on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.