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  • Previous Rank
    206
  • Revenues ($M)
    13153
  • Revenue Percent Change
    -2.9
  • Profits ($M)
    1229.6
  • Profits Percent Change
    22.7
  • Assets ($M)
    18330
  • Employees
    47565
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)
    36356

The company provides a range of services to help industries like the food processing and energy industries optimize water and energy use and promote hygienic environments.

Company Info

CEODouglas M. Baker Jr.
CEO TitleChairman & Chief Executive Officer
SectorChemicals
IndustryChemicals
HQ LocationSt. Paul, MN
Websitewww.ecolab.com
Years on Fortune 500 List15
Employees47,565

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

Revenues ($M)$13,153
Profits ($M)$1,229.6
Assets ($M)$18,330
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$6,901
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$36,356

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues9.3%
Profits as % of Assets6.7%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity17.8%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)4
EPS % Change (from 2015)24.7%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)16.7%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)11.2%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)3.8%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)16.5%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)11.3%