Cummins (CMI) announces a change in leadership as CEO Tim Solso ends his 11-year reign, and is...

|About: Cummins Inc. (CMI)|By:, SA News Editor

Cummins (CMI) announces a change in leadership as CEO Tim Solso ends his 11-year reign, and is replaced by COO Tom Linebarger at the end of the year. Solso will have big shoes to fill as the outgoing CEO was twice named one of Barron's 30 Best CEOs. The firm also sweetened the pot for investors, boosting its dividend 52%.