Cat: 2008 an “extraordinarily challenging year”

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Posting their 4Q and year-end results this morning, Cat chairman and CEO Jim Owens said the boom-bust cycle the company experienced last year “whipsawed” them in the four quarter, when key industries took a sudden turn. Here’s the link to Cat’s press release:  To attend a 10 a.m. CST teleconference today on these results, follow the directions outlined here: