Spirit AeroSystems Holdings

Boeing Profit Tops Estimate As Margins Improve
A worker walks inside a Boeing 787 composite forward fuselage section at Spirit AeroSystems in Wichita, Kansas, U.S., on Thursday, March 11, 2010. Boeing Co.'s first-quarter profit declined 15 percent after the world's largest aerospace and defense company lost a health-care tax benefit and delivered fewer aircraft. Net income fell to $519 million, or 70 cents a share, from $610 million, or 86 cents, in the year-earlier quarter. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesDaniel Acker—Bloomberg via Getty Images
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Spirit AeroSystems designs and manufactures commercial aerostructures like fuselages and wing components, which it supplies to companies such Boeing and Airbus.

Company Info

CEOThomas C. Gentile III
CEO TitlePresident, Chief Executive Officer & Director
SectorAerospace & Defense
IndustryAerospace and Defense
HQ LocationWichita, KS
Years on Fortune 500 List3

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

Revenues ($M)$6,793
Profits ($M)$469.7
Assets ($M)$5,405
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$1,928
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$6,900

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues6.9%
Profits as % of Assets8.7%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity24.4%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)37
EPS % Change (from 2015)-34.6%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)22.3%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)38.7%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)16.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)22.9%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)5.7%