Emerson Electric

Courtesy of Emerson Electric
  • Previous Rank
    128
  • Revenues ($M)
    20268
  • Revenue Percent Change
    -9.1
  • Profits ($M)
    1635
  • Profits Percent Change
    -39.7
  • Assets ($M)
    21743
  • Employees
    103500
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)
    38614

This St. Louis-based manufacturer of valves, analytical instruments, and process controls systems was founded in 1890.

Company Info

CEODavid N. Farr
CEO TitleChairman & Chief Executive Officer
SectorIndustrials
IndustryElectronics, Electrical Equipment
HQ LocationSt. Louis, MO
Websitewww.emerson.com
Years on Fortune 500 List23
Employees103,500

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

Revenues ($M)$20,268
Profits ($M)$1,635
Assets ($M)$21,743
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$7,568
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$38,614

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues8.1%
Profits as % of Assets7.5%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity21.6%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)3
EPS % Change (from 2015)-36.8%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-5.1%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)1.2%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)20.8%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)7%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)5.5%