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  • Revenues ($M)$7,669
  • Revenue Percent Change-34%
  • Profits ($M)$682
  • Profits Percent Change-60.7%
  • Assets ($M)$39,301
  • Employees12,799
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$25,727
  • Previous Rank257
  • Morning Consult Brand Index
    C-

The energy company owns utilities that generate and distribute electricity in the U.K., Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia and Pennsylvania.

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Company Info

CEO
William H. Spence
Sector
Energy
Industry
Utilities: Gas and Electric
HQ Location
Allentown, PA
Websitehttp://www.pplweb.com
Years on Fortune 500 List22
Employees12,799
Spun off Talen Energy (2015 rank: 548), June 1, 2015.

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$7,669-34%
Profits ($M)$682-60.7%
Assets ($M)$39,301-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$9,919-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$25,727-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues8.9%
Profits as % of Assets1.7%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity6.9%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1.01
EPS % Change (from 2014)-61.3%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-14.2%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-5.5%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)6.1%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)12.2%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)6.7%