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  • Previous Rank899
  • Revenues ($M)$2,309.10
  • Revenue Percent Change6.5%
  • Profits ($M)$20.3
  • Profits Percent Change-96.1%
  • Assets ($M)$5,339.50
  • Employees7,000
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$15,553.00
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Company Info

Christopher J. O'Connell
CEO Title
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Scientific,Photographic and Control Equipment
HQ Location
Milford, Mass.
Years on Fortune 500 List-

Waters Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$2,309.106.5%
Profits ($M)$20.3-96.1%
Assets ($M)$5,339.50-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$2,233.80-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$15,553.00-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues0.9%
Profits as % of Assets0.4%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity0.9%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)0.25
EPS % Change (from 2016)-96.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-45.5%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-20.9%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)43.8%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)17.3%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)9.3%