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  • Previous Rank
    185
  • Revenues ($M)
    $16,195.7
  • Revenue Percent Change
    5.0%
  • Profits ($M)
    $1,923.8
  • Profits Percent Change
    0.6%
  • Assets ($M)
    $68,802.8
  • Employees
    17,582

The Columbus, Ohio-based electric power utility serves nearly 5.4 million customers in 11 states.

Company Info

CEO
Nicholas K. Akins
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Sector
Energy
Industry
Utilities: Gas and Electric
HQ Location
Columbus, Ohio
Websitehttp://www.aep.com
Years on Fortune 500 List25
Employees17,582

American Electric Power Rank History

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$16,195.75.0%
Profits ($M)$1,923.80.6%
Assets ($M)$68,802.8-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$19,028.4-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues11.9%
Profits as % of Assets2.8%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity10.1%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)3.9
EPS % Change (from 2017)0.5%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)5.1%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)1.3%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)5.3%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)13.9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)13.1%