FORTUNE 500 2006
Our annual ranking of America's largest corporations
Watsco
Rank: 903 (Previous rank: 1000)
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CEO: Albert H. Nahmad
Address: 2665 S. Bayshore Dr., Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Phone: 305-714-4100
Website: http://www.watsco.com
Revenues 1,682.7 28
Profits 70.0 45.6
Assets 678.7 ó
Stockholders' Equity 450.7 ó
Market Value 3/17/2006 1,951.0 ó
Revenues 4.2
Assets 10.3
Stockholders' equity 15.5
2005 $ 2.52
% change from 2004 40.8
1995-2005 annual growth rate % 22.9
2005 72.2
1995-2005 annual rate 28.6
Industry: Wholesalers: Diversified
1 Genuine Parts 245 9,783.1
2 World Fuel Services 264 8,733.9
3 Ryerson 371 5,782.0
4 BlueLinx Holdings 387 5,622.1
5 Fisher Scientific Intl. 389 5,589.8
6 W.W. Grainger 391 5,526.6
7 Hughes Supply 400 5,437.7
8 Wesco International 466 4,421.1
9 Graybar Electric 476 4,288.0
10 Anixter International 509 3,847.4
11 Reliance Steel & Alum. 559 3,370.7
12 Airgas 709 2,411.4
13 Builders FirstSource 730 2,337.8
14 True Value 798 2,043.0
15 Applied Ind. Technologies 888 1,717.1
16 Watsco 903 1,682.7
17 Earle M. Jorgensen 927 1,608.9
18 SCP Pool 945 1,552.7
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