Caterpillar (CAT +0.5%) released its July dealer statistics late Friday, showing  growth in its...

|About: Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)|By:, SA News Editor

Caterpillar (CAT +0.5%) released its July dealer statistics late Friday, showing  growth in its global machine rolling-three-month period last month was better than in June and higher than expected. Growth in Asia-Pacific and North America looks strong. Power systems sales rose 4%, only a slight deceleration as transport and petroleum demand offset weakness in industrial and electric power markets.