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  • Previous Rank144
  • Revenues ($M)$18,329.70
  • Revenue Percent Change-7.9%
  • Profits ($M)$2,492.10
  • Profits Percent Change-2.4%
  • Assets ($M)$46,648.60
  • Employees67,000
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$68,384.50

The global diversified conglomerate has a variety of businesses–including water treatment supplies, testing and measuring devices, and dental office equipment.

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Company Info

Thomas P. Joyce Jr.
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Health Care
Medical Products and Equipment
HQ Location
Years on Fortune 500 List20
Spun off Fortive (2017 rank: 420), July 2, 2016.

Danaher Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$18,329.70-7.9%
Profits ($M)$2,492.10-2.4%
Assets ($M)$46,648.60-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$26,358.20-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$68,384.50-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues13.6%
Profits as % of Assets5.3%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity9.5%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)3.53
EPS % Change (from 2016)-3.3%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)1%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)5.4%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)20%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)17.2%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)11%