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  • Revenues ($M)$27,940
  • Revenue Percent Change-22.5%
  • Profits ($M)$1,953
  • Profits Percent Change-46.1%
  • Assets ($M)$41,166
  • Employees52,000
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$55,289
  • Previous Rank87
  • Morning Consult Brand Index

CEO Ellen Kullman lost her battle with activist shareholders and ultimately was replaced by Edward Breen, who will oversee the company’s merger with Dow Chemical (No. 56 on this year’s Fortune 500) and which is expected to close by late 2016.

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Company Info

Edward D. Breen
HQ Location
Wilmington, DE
Years on Fortune 500 List22

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$27,940-22.5%
Profits ($M)$1,953-46.1%
Assets ($M)$41,166-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$9,993-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$55,289-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues7%
Profits as % of Assets4.7%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity19.5%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)2.16
EPS % Change (from 2014)-44.9%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-8%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)0.4%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)-2.6%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)10.4%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)9%