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  • Previous Rank275
  • Revenues ($M)$11,437.00
  • Revenue Percent Change8.6%
  • Profits ($M)$1,247.00
  • Profits Percent Change-16.9%
  • Assets ($M)$20,436.00
  • Employees26,461
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$41,433.80

The industrial gas supplier operates facilities that produce and distribute products like oxygen, helium, nitrogen and hydrogen.

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Company Info

Stephen F. Angel
CEO Title
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
HQ Location
Danbury, Conn.
Years on Fortune 500 List24

Praxair Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$11,437.008.6%
Profits ($M)$1,247.00-16.9%
Assets ($M)$20,436.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$6,018.00-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$41,433.80-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues10.9%
Profits as % of Assets6.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity20.7%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)4.32
EPS % Change (from 2016)-17.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-5.1%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)1.8%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)35.1%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)9.6%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)8%