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  • Previous Rank466
  • Revenues ($M)$5,593.10
  • Revenue Percent Change0.7%
  • Profits ($M)$170.9
  • Profits Percent Change-8.7%
  • Assets ($M)$3,507.90
  • Employees7,500
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$2,103.70

The medical supplies conglomerate focuses on veterinary and dental products. Patterson is the distribution company for Sirona Dental Systems, one of the world’s biggest dental equipment manufacturers.

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Company Info

Mark S. Walchirk
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Wholesalers: Health Care
HQ Location
St. Paul, Minn.
Years on Fortune 500 List2
Figures are for fiscal year ended April 30, 2017.

Patterson Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$5,593.100.7%
Profits ($M)$170.9-8.7%
Assets ($M)$3,507.90-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,394.40-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$2,103.70-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues3.1%
Profits as % of Assets4.9%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity12.3%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1.79
EPS % Change (from 2016)-6.3%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-1.4%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)1.7%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)-9.7%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)3%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)2%