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  • Previous Rank124
  • Revenues ($M)$40,721
  • Revenue Percent Change78.6%
  • Profits ($M)$562
  • Profits Percent Change58.3%
  • Assets ($M)$20,197
  • Employees30,500
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$12,271

The healthcare company provides programs and services to users of government healthcare programs Medicare and Medicaid and is the country’s largest Medicaid managed care organization. It spent the year integrating its Health Net acquisition and securing new contracts. Both helped lead it to record growth in sales and profits.

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Company Info

Michael F. Neidorff
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Health Care
Health Care: Insurance and Managed Care
HQ Location
St. Louis, MO
Years on Fortune 500 List8

Centene Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$40,72178.6%
Profits ($M)$56258.3%
Assets ($M)$20,197-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$5,895-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$12,271-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues1.4%
Profits as % of Assets2.8%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity9.5%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)3.43
EPS % Change (from 2015)19.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)26.5%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)-14.1%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)23.3%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)16.5%