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  • Previous Rank139
  • Revenues ($M)$16,301.00
  • Revenue Percent Change-19.6%
  • Profits ($M)$1,518.00
  • Profits Percent Change-7.2%
  • Assets ($M)$19,589.00
  • Employees76,500
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$43,359.40

This St. Louis-based manufacturer of valves, analytical instruments, and process controls systems was founded in 1890.

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Company Info

David N. Farr
CEO Title
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Industrial Machinery
HQ Location
St. Louis
Years on Fortune 500 List24
Figures are for fiscal year ended Sept. 30, 2017.

Emerson Electric Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$16,301.00-19.6%
Profits ($M)$1,518.00-7.2%
Assets ($M)$19,589.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$8,718.00-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$43,359.40-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues9.3%
Profits as % of Assets7.7%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity17.4%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)2.35
EPS % Change (from 2016)-6.7%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-2.5%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-1.2%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)28.9%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)5.3%