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World Fuel Services

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Though it posted revenues of $33.7 billion in 2017–not far behind American Express’ $35.6 billion–stock markets valued World Fuel Services at a mere fraction of its sales that year. While AmEx was valued at $86 billion, investors deemed World Fuel Services a $1.5 billion company. The aviation and marine fuel provider struggled to maintain profitability during the year. In 2017, the company posted losses of $170.3 million, attributing the downturn to lower demand for their maritime products as companies sent less cargo via sea. Severe weather conditions, including hurricanes in September, also pressed on jet fuel prices–pressuring the the company’s revenue.

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CEO

Michael J. Kasbar

CEO Title

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Sector

Energy

Industry

Energy

HQ Location

Miami

Years on Fortune 500 List

14

Employees

5,000

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)
$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$33,69624.7%
Profits ($M)$-170.2-234.5%
Assets ($M)$5,588
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,722
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$1,661
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues-0.5%
Profits as % of Assets-3.0%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity-9.9%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)-2.50
EPS % Change (from 2016)-238.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2017)-38.3%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)-6.9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)7.4%
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