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59. FedEx
Financials: Latest Results
Rank: 59 (Previous rank: 68)
Compare tool: FedEx vs. Top 10
CEO: Frederick W. Smith
Address: 942 S. Shady Grove Rd.
Memphis, TN 38120
Phone: 901-818-7500
Website: www.fedex.com
  $ millions % change from 2007
Revenues 37,953.0 7.8
Profits 1,125.0 -44.2
Assets 25,633.0
Stockholders' equity 14,526.0
Market value (3/27/2009) 14,217.5
Profits as % of  
Revenues 3.0
Assets 4.4
Stockholders' equity 7.7
Earnings per share  
2008 $ 3.60
% change from 2007 -44.4
1998-2008 annual growth rate % 7.9
Total return to investors %
2008 -27.7
1998-2008 annual rate 3.9
Rank Company 500
($ millions)
1 United Parcel Service 43 51,486.0
2 FedEx 59 37,953.0
Issue date: May 4, 2009
Figures are for fiscal year ended May 31, 2008.
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