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  • Previous Rank314
  • Revenues ($M)$10,231.0
  • Revenue Percent Change7.7%
  • Profits ($M)$873.0
  • Profits Percent Change-8.0%
  • Assets ($M)$10,947.0
  • Employees2,350

The natural gas and oil company is headquartered in Oklahoma City and is among the largest producers of natural gas in the U.S.

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Company Info

Robert D. Lawler
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Mining, Crude-Oil Production
HQ Location
Oklahoma City, Okla.
Years on Fortune 500 List14

Chesapeake Energy Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$10,231.07.7%
Profits ($M)$873.0-8.0%
Assets ($M)$10,947.0-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$344.0-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues8.5%
Profits as % of Assets8.0%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity253.8%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)0.85
EPS % Change (from 2017)-5.6%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)3.1%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-2.9%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)-47.0%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)-39.1%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-17.2%