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CEO Ellen Kullman lost her battle with activist shareholders and ultimately was replaced by Edward Breen, who will oversee the company’s merger with Dow Chemical (No. 56 on this year’s Fortune 500) and which is expected to close by late 2016.


Edward D. Breen





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Wilmington, DE

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Key Financials (last fiscal year)
$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$27,940-22.5%
Profits ($M)$1,953-46.1%
Assets ($M)$41,166
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$9,993
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)$55,289
Profit Ratios
Profit as % of Revenues7.0%
Profits as % of Assets4.7%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity19.5%
Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)
Earnings Per Share ($)2.16
EPS % Change (from 2014)-44.9%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-8.0%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)0.4%
Total Return
Total Return to Investors (2015)-2.6%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)10.4%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)9.0%
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