In the same period a year ago, the company posted earnings of $2.43 a share on sales of $5.6 billion.
The stock has risen 9.4% since the company last reported earnings on Feb. 6.
Quarterly estimates have risen 3.1 cents a share in the past month.
Cummins is currently trading at a price-to-forward-earnings ratio of 10.7 based on the 12-month estimates of 26 analysts surveyed by FactSet.
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