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  • Previous Rank788
  • Revenues ($M)$2,801.70
  • Revenue Percent Change7.7%
  • Profits ($M)$1,262.00
  • Profits Percent Change1638.60%
  • Assets ($M)$3,951.70
  • Employees5,737
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$3,718.90
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Company Info

Gary B. Smith
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Network and Other Communications Equipment
HQ Location
Hanover, Md.
Years on Fortune 500 List-
Figures are for fiscal year ended Oct. 31, 2017.

Ciena Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$2,801.707.7%
Profits ($M)$1,262.001638.60%
Assets ($M)$3,951.70-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$2,136.30-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$3,718.90-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues45%
Profits as % of Assets31.9%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity59.1%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)7.53
EPS % Change (from 2016)-
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)24.1%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)-14.3%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)5.9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-4.8%