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Praxair

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The industrial gas supplier operates facilities that produce and distribute products like oxygen, helium, nitrogen and hydrogen.

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CEO

Stephen F. Angel

CEO Title

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Sector

Chemicals

Industry

Chemicals

HQ Location

Danbury, Conn.

Years on Fortune 500 List

24

Employees

26,461

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)
$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$11,4378.6%
Profits ($M)$1,247.0-16.9%
Assets ($M)$20,436
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$6,018
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$41,434
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues10.9%
Profits as % of Assets6.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity20.7%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)4.32
EPS % Change (from 2016)-17.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-5.1%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)1.8%
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2017)35.1%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)9.6%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)8.0%
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