Line crews on Work Site
Linecrew on jobsite, Bucket Truck, John Lorenson, Marcus Forrest HLK 2014 AmerenCourtesy of Ameren
  • Previous Rank
    425
  • Revenues ($M)
    6076
  • Revenue Percent Change
    -0.4
  • Profits ($M)
    653
  • Profits Percent Change
    3.7
  • Assets ($M)
    24699
  • Employees
    8629
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)
    13245

The utility provides electricity and natural gas to customers in Illinois and Missouri.

Company Info

CEOWarner L. Baxter
CEO TitleChairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
SectorEnergy
IndustryUtilities: Gas and Electric
HQ LocationSt. Louis, MO
Websitewww.ameren.com
Years on Fortune 500 List20
Employees8,629

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

Revenues ($M)$6,076
Profits ($M)$653
Assets ($M)$24,699
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$7,103
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$13,245

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues10.7%
Profits as % of Assets2.6%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity9.2%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)268
EPS % Change (from 2015)3.5%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)4.5%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)0.1%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)25.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)14.2%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)4.8%