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  • Previous Rank350
  • Revenues ($M)$7,517
  • Revenue Percent Change-2%
  • Profits ($M)$1,902
  • Profits Percent Change178.9%
  • Assets ($M)$38,315
  • Employees12,689
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$25,448

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
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Sector
Energy
Industry
Utilities: Gas and Electric
HQ Location
Allentown, PA
Websitehttp://www.pplweb.com
Years on Fortune 500 List23
Employees12,689

PPL Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$7,517-2%
Profits ($M)$1,902178.9%
Assets ($M)$38,315-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$9,899-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$25,448-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues25.3%
Profits as % of Assets5%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity19.2%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)2.79
EPS % Change (from 2015)176.2%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)0.7%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)2.2%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)4.1%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)9.5%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)4.7%