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Caterpillar Stock Falls After Earnings. Inflation Claims Another Victim.

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Heavy machinery maker Caterpillar reported first-quarter numbers that beat Wall Street expectations. Pricing gains in the quarter almost kept up with inflation.

Shares, however, were down early Thursday, shortly after the results were released. Something is troubling investors a little, and it’s difficult to figure out exactly what that is.

Caterpillar…