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  • Previous Rank749
  • Revenues ($M)$3,203.9
  • Revenue Percent Change10.9%
  • Profits ($M)$329.2
  • Profits Percent Change42.3%
  • Assets ($M)$2,288.7
  • Employees6,657
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Company Info

Erik Gershwind
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Wholesalers: Diversified
HQ Location
Melville, N.Y.
Years on Fortune 500 List-
Figures are for fiscal year ended Aug. 31, 2018.

MSC Industrial Direct Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$3,203.910.9%
Profits ($M)$329.242.3%
Assets ($M)$2,288.7-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,387.3-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues10.3%
Profits as % of Assets14.4%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity23.7%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)5.8
EPS % Change (from 2017)43.2%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)9.1%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)6.7%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)-18.2%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)2.0%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)10.3%