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  • Previous Rank149
  • Revenues ($M)19,914
  • Revenue Percent Change4.2%
  • Profits ($M)2,598
  • Profits Percent Change-3.6%
  • Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)60,034

The global diversified conglomerate has a variety of businesses — including water treatment supplies, testing and measuring devices, and dental office equipment.

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Company Info

CEO
Thomas P. Joyce Jr.
Industry
Scientific,Photographic and Control Equipment
Sector
Technology
HQ Location
Washington, DC
Websitehttp://www.danaher.com
Years on List17

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)19,9144.2%
Profits ($M)2,598-3.6%
Total Stockholder Equity23,378-
Employees71,000-
Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)60,034-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues13%
Profits as % of Assets7%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity11.1%

Earnings Per Share (last fiscal year)

Earnings Per Share ($)3.63
EPS % Change (from 2013)-4.5%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)16%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)12.2%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2014)11.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)18.2%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)11.8%