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427. SPX
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Rank: 427 (Previous rank: 402)
CEO: Christopher J. Kearney
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Key financials $ millions % change
from 2008
Revenues 4,935.9 -19.7
Profits 31.7 -87.2
Assets 5,724.4
Stockholders' equity 1,890.8
Market value (3/26/2010) 3,222.1
Profits as % of  
Revenues 0.6
Assets 0.6
Stockholders' equity 1.7
Earnings per share  
2009 $ 0.64
% change from 2008 -86.1
1999-2009 annual growth rate % -9.0
Total return to investors %
2009 37.6
1999-2009 annual rate 4.2
Rank Company 500
($ millions)
1 Illinois Tool Works 169 13,903.6
2 Eaton 194 11,873.0
3 Parker Hannifin 230 10,309.0
4 Dover 367 5,831.0
5 SPX 427 4,935.9
6 Flowserve 473 4,365.3
Issue date: May 3, 2010.
Revenues: Includes revenues from discontinued operations.
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