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  • Previous Rank939
  • Revenues ($M)$2,254.7
  • Revenue Percent Change9.1%
  • Profits ($M)$377.4
  • Profits Percent Change27.6%
  • Assets ($M)$3,421.0
  • Employees7,536
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Company Info

Sundaram Nagarajan
CEO Title
President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Industrial Machinery
HQ Location
Westlake, Ohio
Years on Fortune 500 List-
Figures are for fiscal year ended Oct. 31, 2018.

Nordson Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$2,254.79.1%
Profits ($M)$377.427.6%
Assets ($M)$3,421.0-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,450.7-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues16.7%
Profits as % of Assets11.0%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity26.0%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)6.4
EPS % Change (from 2017)26.0%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)13.4%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)14.0%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)-17.7%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)11.2%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)23.6%