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  • Previous Rank197
  • Revenues ($M)15,855
  • Revenue Percent Change6.7%
  • Profits ($M)2,740
  • Profits Percent Change10.4%
  • Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)54,389

The St. Louis-based biotech agricultural company makes genetically modified seed and crop protection chemicals for farming and has 404 facilities in 66 countries.

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Company Info

CEO
Hugh Grant
Industry
Chemicals
Sector
Chemicals
HQ Location
St. Louis, MO
Websitehttp://www.monsanto.com
Years on List12

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)15,8556.7%
Profits ($M)2,74010.4%
Total Stockholder Equity7,875-
Employees24,700-
Market Value (as of March 31, 2015)54,389-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues17.3%
Profits as % of Assets12.5%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity34.8%

Earnings Per Share (last fiscal year)

Earnings Per Share ($)5.22
EPS % Change (from 2013)13.5%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)6.6%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)26.6%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2014)4.1%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)9.6%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)17.2%