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  • Previous Rank996
  • Revenues ($M)$2,067.00
  • Revenue Percent Change14.3%
  • Profits ($M)$295.8
  • Profits Percent Change8.8%
  • Assets ($M)$3,414.50
  • Employees7,532
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$7,904.00
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Company Info

Michael F. Hilton
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Industrial Machinery
HQ Location
Westlake, Ohio
Years on Fortune 500 List-
Figures are for fiscal year ended Oct. 31, 2017.

Nordson Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$2,067.0014.3%
Profits ($M)$295.88.8%
Assets ($M)$3,414.50-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,155.50-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$7,904.00-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues14.3%
Profits as % of Assets8.7%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity25.6%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)5.08
EPS % Change (from 2016)7.4%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)8%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)14.4%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)31.9%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)19.6%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)19%