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  • Previous Rank770
  • Revenues ($M)$3,094.3
  • Revenue Percent Change10.4%
  • Profits ($M)$-344.7
  • Profits Percent Change-127.3%
  • Assets ($M)$3,756.5
  • Employees6,013
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Company Info

Gary B. Smith
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Network and Other Communications Equipment
HQ Location
Hanover, Md.
Years on Fortune 500 List-
Figures are for fiscal year ended Oct. 31, 2018.

Ciena Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$3,094.310.4%
Profits ($M)$-344.7-127.3%
Assets ($M)$3,756.5-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,929.3-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues-11.1%
Profits as % of Assets-9.2%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity-17.9%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)-2.49
EPS % Change (from 2017)-133.1%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)62.0%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)7.2%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)17.6%