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196. Waste Management
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Rank: 196 (Previous rank: 201)
CEO: David P. Steiner
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Key financials $ millions % change
from 2008
Revenues 11,791.0 -11.9
Profits 994.0 -8.6
Assets 21,154.0
Stockholders' equity 6,285.0
Market value (3/26/2010) 16,697.6
Profits as % of  
Revenues 8.4
Assets 4.7
Stockholders' equity 15.8
Earnings per share  
2009 $ 2.01
% change from 2008 -8.2
1999-2009 annual growth rate % N.A.
Total return to investors %
2009 6.2
1999-2009 annual rate 8.9
Rank Company 500
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Revenues
($ millions)
1 Waste Management 196 11,791.0
2 Republic Services 278 8,199.1
Issue date: May 3, 2010.
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Waste Management
1001 Fannin St.
Houston, TX 77002
713-512-6200
www.wm.com
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