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  • Previous Rank365
  • Revenues ($M)$7,447.00
  • Revenue Percent Change-0.9%
  • Profits ($M)$1,128.00
  • Profits Percent Change-40.7%
  • Assets ($M)$41,479.00
  • Employees12,512
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$19,634.70

The Pennsylvania-based company provides electrical, industrial, and communications maintenance, construction materials, and advanced supply chain management and logistic services to more than 75,000 clients worldwide.

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Company Info

William H. Spence
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Utilities: Gas and Electric
HQ Location
Allentown, Pa.
Years on Fortune 500 List24

PPL Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$7,447.00-0.9%
Profits ($M)$1,128.00-40.7%
Assets ($M)$41,479.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$10,761.00-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$19,634.70-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues15.1%
Profits as % of Assets2.7%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity10.5%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1.64
EPS % Change (from 2016)-41.2%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-8.8%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-6.9%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)-5.1%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)7.8%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)0.0%