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307. Ashland
Financials: Latest Results
Rank: 307 (Previous rank: 272)
CEO: James J. O'Brien
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Key financials $ millions % change
from 2010
Revenues 8,370.0 -7.1
Profits 414.0 24.7
Assets 12,966.0
Stockholders' equity 4,135.0
Market value (3/29/2012) 4,781.3
Profits as % of  
Revenues 4.9
Assets 3.2
Stockholders' equity 10.0
Earnings per share  
2011 $ 5.17
% change from 2010 23.7
2001-2011 annual growth rate % -1.4
Total return to investors %
2011 13.8
2001-2011 annual rate 6.0
Industry: Chemicals
Rank Company 500
rank
Revenues
($ millions)
1 Dow Chemical 47 59,985.0
2 DuPont 72 38,719.0
3 PPG Industries 180 14,885.0
4 Monsanto 224 11,822.0
5 Huntsman 237 11,259.0
6 Praxair 238 11,252.0
7 Air Products & Chemicals 265 10,082.0
8 Mosaic 268 9,937.8
9 Sherwin-Williams 293 8,765.7
10 Ashland 307 8,370.0
11 Eastman Chemical 346 7,283.0
12 Ecolab 365 6,798.5
13 Avery Dennison 367 6,786.7
14 Celanese 368 6,763.0
15 CF Industries Holdings 402 6,097.9
16 Momentive Specialty Chemicals 452 5,352.0
Issue date: May 21, 2012
Includes revenues from discontinued operations.
Figures are for fiscal year ended Sept. 30, 2011.
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Ashland
50 E. RiverCenter Blvd.
Covington, KY 41011
859-815-3333
www.ashland.com
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