Power Player Eaton Turns One Hundred

Eaton Corporation (NYSE-Listed ETN) visited the NYSE to celebrate their 100th anniversary. Eaton is listed under the ticker symbol “ETN” and has paid dividends on its common shares every year since listing on the NYSE in 1923. In honor of the occasion, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Eaton Corporation, Alexander M. Cutler, rang The Opening BellSM.

About Eaton Corporation:

Eaton Corporation is a diversified power management company with 2010 sales of $13.7 billion. Celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2011, Eaton is a global technology leader in electrical components and systems for power quality, distribution and control; hydraulics components, systems and services for industrial and mobile equipment; aerospace fuel, hydraulics and pneumatic systems for commercial and military use; and truck and automotive drivetrain and powertrain systems for performance, fuel economy and safety. Eaton has approximately 73,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 150 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.