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98. Deere
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Rank: 98 (Previous rank: 107)
CEO: Samuel R. Allen
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Key financials $ millions % change
from 2009
Revenues 26,004.6 12.5
Profits 1,865.0 113.5
Assets 43,266.8
Stockholders' equity 6,290.3
Market value (3/25/2011) 39,836.3
Profits as % of  
Revenues 7.2
Assets 4.3
Stockholders' equity 29.6
Earnings per share  
2010 $ 4.35
% change from 2009 111.2
2000-2010 annual growth rate % 15.5
Total return to investors %
2010 56.4
2000-2010 annual rate 15.9
Rank Company 500
($ millions)
1 Caterpillar 58 42,588.0
2 Deere 98 26,004.6
3 Cummins 186 13,226.0
4 AGCO 340 6,896.6
5 Terex 485 4,575.9
Issue date: May 23, 2011
Figures are for fiscal year ended Oct. 31, 2010.
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