Caterpillar gained today because its weak Q1 report was no worse than expected, but there's...

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

Caterpillar gained today because its weak Q1 report was no worse than expected, but there's little chance of a snapack in global metals and mining later in 2013, 24/7's Jon Ogg writes. Bottoming out may take much longer than expected now, he warns, and sector investors may see more volatility and timing pain than in the past. (also) Today: CAT +2.8%, FCX +1.1%, JOY +0.5%, DE +0.4%, X -0.6%.