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PPL

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  • Previous Rank380
  • Revenues ($M)$7,785.0
  • Revenue Percent Change4.5%
  • Profits ($M)$1,827.0
  • Profits Percent Change62.0%
  • Assets ($M)$43,396.0
  • Employees12,444

The Pennsylvania-based company provides electrical, industrial, and communications maintenance, construction materials, and advanced supply chain management and logistic services worldwide.

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Company Info

CEO
William H. Spence
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Sector
Energy
Industry
Utilities: Gas and Electric
HQ Location
Allentown, Pa.
Websitehttp://www.pplweb.com
Years on Fortune 500 List25
Employees12,444

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$7,785.04.5%
Profits ($M)$1,827.062.0%
Assets ($M)$43,396.0-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$11,657.0-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues23.5%
Profits as % of Assets4.2%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity15.7%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)2.58
EPS % Change (from 2017)57.3%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)7.9%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)0.4%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)-3.3%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)5.1%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)4.8%