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  • Previous Rank872
  • Revenues ($M)$2,419.9
  • Revenue Percent Change4.8%
  • Profits ($M)$593.8
  • Profits Percent Change2823.5%
  • Assets ($M)$3,727.4
  • Employees7,246
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Company Info

Christopher J. O'Connell
CEO Title
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Scientific,Photographic and Control Equipment
HQ Location
Milford, Mass.
Years on Fortune 500 List-

Waters Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$2,419.94.8%
Profits ($M)$593.82823.5%
Assets ($M)$3,727.4-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,567.3-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues24.5%
Profits as % of Assets15.9%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity37.9%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)7.65
EPS % Change (from 2017)2960.0%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)8.0%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)9.1%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2018)-2.4%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)13.5%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)17.8%